Friday, July 27

North Park Church of God of Prophecy will be in revival. When: 7 tonight, 6:30 p.m. Saturday and 10:45 a.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday. Details: Evangelist Ethan Ray from Golden will speak.

Saturday, July 28

Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Morgan City will have a back-to-school rally. When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Details: There will be motivational speakers, water slides, food and free school supplies. One name will be drawn from the bag to receive free school uniforms. If transportation is needed, send a text message to 897-9788.

Sunday, July 29

Marilyn Jones-Bryant Ministries will have Youth Church. When: 11 a.m. Details: Kenneth Stevenson Jr., a second-grader at Claudine Brown Elementary School and a member of the church, will speak.

Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Morgan City will have its annual Youth Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: Minister Kyle Pernell of First United Missionary Baptist Church in Moorhead will speak.

Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have its Fifth Sunday Community Fellowship Service. When: 11 a.m. Details: The Rev. William E. Morris, pastor of Locust Grove and Springhill M.B. churches, will speak.

Holcomb Baptist Church will have a revival. When: 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday. Details: John Boler from Grenada will speak, and Dianna Parker will lead the music.

Saint Mary’s Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Youth and Young Adults Program. When: 11 a.m. Details: Kierre Rimmer of Cleveland, Mississippi, will speak.. The theme is “Christian Youth Shining the Light of Jesus Christ,” and the theme verse is Matthew 5:14.

Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Coila will have a missions program. When: 11 a.m. Details: Leon Calluster Nevels, a member of Brooklyn Chapel M.B. Church in Greenwood, will speak.

Pleasant Green Missionary Baptist Church will have its fifth-Sunday worship service. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: Pastor George Blake will speak.

Holly Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have its regular Sunday service. When: 11:30 a.m.

First Baptist Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Choir Day. When: 2 p.m.

Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church will give away school supplies. When: 2 p.m.

St. Peter Rock Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Choir Day. When: 2 p.m.

Greater Pentecostal Temple Church of God in Christ   will have a Men and Women Day program. When: 2 p.m. Details: Elder Clarence Benson Sr., pastor of St. James Temple of Deliverance COGIC, will speak.

Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Money will host the Greenwood City Wide Ushers’ 57th-anniversary program. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. Kenneth W. Knox, pastor of Mount Calvary, will speak.

Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual revival. When:  6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday-Tuesday.  Details: Pastor Jermanique Mitchell of St. Peter M.B. Church in Holcomb will speak.

New Pillow Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its back-to-school picnic. When: To be announced.

Tuesday, July 31

Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church in Morgan City will have its annual soul-saving revival. When: Minister Annie Dixon will teach vacation Bible study beginning at 6 p.m., and the revival will begin at 7 p.m. The Rev. Jimmy Burnett of Sunflower will speak.

Wednesday, August 1

St. Paul Cathedral will have a pre-anniversary revival. When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Aug. 3. Details: On Wednesday, the speaker will be Bishop Nathaniel Burton of Second Chance Ministries in McGehee, Arkansas, and the guest choirs will be the Hayward Chapel Choir and the Philipp United Choir. On Thursday, the speaker will be Pastor Willie Williams of New Jerusalem Church in Itta Bena. On Aug. 3, the speaker will be Apostle Ruby Brown of House of Prayer and Praise New Life Church in Greenwood, and the choirs will be from Good Hope and Payne Chapel churches.

Saturday, August 4

Bethel Christian Church in Coila will have a youth jamboree to raise funds for the youth department’s activities. When/where: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in the church parking lot. Details: The youths will wash cars or pickup trucks for a minimum donation of $5 per vehicle. Hot dogs and drinks will be available. Also available for purchase will be fresh pork and beef products, watermelons, fresh vegetables, canned goods and baked goods.

Locus Benedictus Retreat Center and Greenwood Leflore Hospital will host a Health Chat.  When: 10-11 a.m. Where: Locus Benedictus Retreat Center, located at 1407 Levee Road in Greenwood. Details: Dr. Claudine Stevens, a pediatrician at Greenwood Children’s Clinic,  will discuss immunizations and asthma.  For more information, please call the Greenwood Leflore Hospital Marketing and Communications Department at 451-7548 or visit www.glh.org/events.  

Word of Faith Missionary Baptist Church will have Movie Night. When: 6 p.m. Details: The $5 admission charge includes refreshments. Everyone is invited to enjoy the action-packed movie “Jurassic World.”

Sunday, August 5

Centerville Baptist Church  in Carroll County will have its homecoming. When: 10:30 a.m. Details: Zane Hodge will speak, and a covered-dish lunch will follow.

Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Women’s Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: The Rev. Dr. Mary Tyes-Williams of Perry Chapel Church in Berclair will speak. The program theme is “Faithful and Steadfast Women: Doing God’s Will,” and the Scripture is Psalms 31:23. The colors are white and rainbow.

Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church in Tchula will have its annual Friends and Family Day. When: 11:30 a.m.  Details: The guest minister will be Elder Billy Scott of New Jerusalem Church of God in Christ in Mileston.  The theme is “The Family of God in Christ,” and the Scripture is Matthew 12:48-50.

Pleasant Grove Church in Carrollton will have an appreciation program for musicians Woody Stokes and Joe Williams. When: 2 p.m.

Greater Turner Chapel African Methodist Episcopal  Church will have its annual Men’s Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: The theme is “Men Holding to God’s Commandments.”  The guest speaker will be the Rev. Willie R. Jones, pastor of Jennings Temple C.M.E. Church of Greenwood.

Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church will have a 34th-anniversary celebration for its pastor, the Rev. J.H. Brown, and his wife. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. Phillip M. Magee, pastor of Pleasant Plain M.B. Church in the Browning community, will speak.

Wesley United Methodist Church will have its annual Usher Day, featuring the City Wide Usher Choir. When/where: 3 p.m. at DeCell United Methodist Church.

Touching All Generations Ministries in Itta Bena will have an installation service for Apostle Mildred Burks. When: 3 p.m. Details: Bishop Kimberly Randle of Breath of Life Ministries in Indianola will speak.

Jones Chapel Missionary Baptist Church on East McLaurin will celebrate its 80th anniversary. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. Myles Spikes of Greenville, a former member of Jones Chapel, will speak and will be accompanied by a guest choir.

Tuesday, August 7

Miles Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church will have pre-appreciation and appreciation programs for its pastor, the Rev. Sammy Montgomery, and his wife. When: The pre-appreciation programs will be at 7 p.m. Aug. 7-9; the anniversary program will be at 2 p.m. Aug. 12. Details: The speakers will be: Tuesday, Pastor J.H. Gibson; Aug. 8, Pastor W.M. Brown; Aug. 9, Evangelist Peggy Jones; and, Aug. 12, Pastor McArthur McKinley.

New Pillow Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual revival. When: 7 p.m. August  7-9. Details: The speakers will be: Aug. 7, Pastor Jessie Payne; Aug. 8, Pastor Sammie Townes; and Aug. 9, Pastor Chris Briggs of New Birth in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.

Wednesday, August 8

Bethel Christian Church will have its annual revival. When: 7 p.m. Aug. 8-10. Details: The speakers will be: Aug. 8, Pastor Gregory McGee Sr. of Mount Moriah Church in Winona; Aug. 9, the Rev. Sammie Blake of Burning Bush M.B. Church in Grenada; and, Aug. 10, the Rev. Ozell Landfair Jr. of Bear Marsh M.B. Church in Carrollton.

St. John Missionary Baptist Church in Sidon will have a revival. When: 7 p.m. Aug. 8-10. Details: The speakers will be: Aug. 8, the Rev. Willie Johnson; Aug. 9, the Rev. Mitchell L. Houston; and, Aug. 10, the Rev. Robert Anderson.

Sunday, August 12

Holmes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual homecoming program. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: Pastor Otis Emery of Mount Zion Church in Percy will speak.

Good Hope United Methodist Church will have its annual homecoming. When: 2 p.m. Details: The Rev. Jessie Sawyer, pastor of Mount Pleasant M.B. Church in Black Hawk, will speak.

Bear Marsh Missionary Baptist Church in Carrollton will celebrate its annual Choir Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: All choirs are invited to participate.

Community Baptist Church will observe its annual Family and Friends Day. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. Terry Williams, Pastor of Georgeville United Methodist Church in Durant and Welden Chapel United Methodist Church in Goodman, will be the guest speaker.  He will be accompanied by his churches and choirs.

Jones Chapel United Methodist Church will have its annual revival. When: 6 p.m. Aug. 12 and 7 p.m. Aug. 13-16. Details: Bishop Milton Glass, pastor of New Green Grove Church of Faith, will speak.

Greater New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church in Itta Bena will have a 13th-anniversary appreciation program for its pastor and first lady, the Rev. Willie and Laquita Williams. When: 2 p.m. Details: The speaker will be the Rev. E.J. Ware of Word of Faith M.B. Church. The colors will be teal, white and black.

Payne Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual revival. When: 7 p.m. Aug. 12-15. Details: The speakers will be: Aug. 12, Pastor Jessie Payne; Aug. 13, Pastor Louis Coleman; Aug. 14, the Rev. Charles Montgomery; and Aug. 15, Pastor John Tyler.

Sunday, August 13

Samuel Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have a revival. When: 7 p.m. Aug. 13-15. Details: Pastor A.C. Craft will speak.

Wednesday, August 15

St. John Missionary Baptist Church in Winona will host its annual revival. When: 7 p.m. Aug. 15-17.  Details: The guest evangelist  will be the Rev. Norman Small, pastor of Piney Grove Missionary Baptist in Cascilla and Old St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church in Tippo.

Friday, August 17

Holmes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have pre-anniversary and anniversary programs for its youth pastor, Evangelist Sherry Maggitt. When: The pre-anniversary program will be at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 17, and the anniversary celebration will be at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 19. Details: Pastor J.H. Gibson of Nehemiah M.B. Church will speak Aug. 17, and Holmes Chapel’s pastor, Elder Mary L. Clark, will speak Aug. 19.

St. Paul Cathedral will have a third-anniversary  revival for Pastor Genevea Winchester and Elder Cedric Winchester. When: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 17 and 4 p.m. Aug. 19. Details: Bishop E. Craig Wilson of New Generation Fellowship in Kenner, Louisiana, and Breath of Life Ministry in Indianola will speak Aug. 17, and Bishop Dr. Joe Nathan Henry Sr. of Christians Standing Up for Jesus in Shaw will speak Aug. 19.

Tuesday, August 21

Philipp United Church will have its annual revival. When: 7 p.m. Aug. 21-23. Details: Pastor James Williba of Christ Love Divine Church in St. Louis will be the special guest.

Sunday, August 26

Holmes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual booster program, featuring John and the Gospel Ten. When: 2 p.m.

Samuel Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its Mission Day program. When: 2 p.m. Details: Evangelist Nallie Gilbert will speak.

Morgan Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have an appreciation program for its pastor, the Rev.  Robert Anderson, and his wife, Cassandra. When: 2 p.m. Details: The Rev. Jessie Payne Jr. of Providence M.B. Church will speak.

Bear Marsh Missionary Baptist Church in Carrollton will hold its annual Men’s Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: The Rev. Jerrold Greenwood, pastor of One Church Christian Fellowship of West Point, will speak. The theme is “Be a Man.” The mass rehearsal will be at 6 p.m. Aug. 25. The colors will be black, red and white.

Sunday, September 16

Bethel Christian Church will have its annual Men’s Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: The Rev. T.C. Collins will speak. The colors will be black and tan.

Sunday, September 30

Second Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, east of Sidon, will have its annual Men and Women’s Day. When: 2:30 p.m. Details: The theme is “What Will You Be Doing When Jesus Comes?” The speakers will be Pastor Iva W. Dixon of Greater Union Outreach Ministry in Lexington and Deacon Kevin Jackson of Providence M.B. Church in Greenwood. Deacon Fredrick Hearn of Jones Chapel United Methodist Church in Carrollton will be the guest soloist. The colors will be aqua, turquoise or royal blue, brown and ivory. Dinner will be served immediately afterward.

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