Friday, June 8

Grayson Chapel Missionary Baptist Church of Glendora will conclude its annual revival. When: 7:30 p.m., followed by “All White Sunday” at 8 a.m. Sunday. Details: The guest speaker will be 16-year-old minister Cory Hand from Pearl.

Saturday, June 9

Eastgate Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School. When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

New Zion Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 122nd anniversary. When: Saturday-Sunday. Details: The celebration will begin with a church family and community picnic at noon on Saturday in the parking lot. The celebration will culminate at 3 p.m. Sunday with the church anniversary program. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Jermanique Mitchell, pastor of St. Peter M.B. Church in Holcomb. Mitchell, a native of Grenada, was licensed and ordained at the Hurley Chapel M.B. Church. He is director of music for the National Baptist Convention of USA, Inc., a certified instructor of the convention and executive director of the Grenada Baptist District Association. He is also a member and active participant in the Memphis Baptist Ministerial Alliance. He is married to Kendra Mitchell. The public is invited.

Bear Marsh Missionary Baptist Church will have youth night. When: 6 p.m. Details: Chad Barnes, a member of Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Lexington, will speak. The program will include the Bear Marsh Praise Team, the Youth of Praise Community Choir, the Hopewell M.B. Church Praise Team of Goodman and other youth groups.

A Gospel Music Jubilee will be held. When/where: 6 p.m. at Gore Springs Community Center. Details: Artists featured will include the Pounders, Kinsmen and Heavenly Journey. There will be a concession stand with hamburgers, sausage dogs, hot dogs, popcorn, drinks and desserts.

Sunday, June 10

St. John Missionary Baptist Church will have Youth Day. When: 11 a.m.

Perry Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church will have its annual Men’s Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: The Rev. R.L. Harris of New Zion Rock M.B. Church in Berclair will speak. The colors are yellow, black and white.

Greater New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church will have Men’s and Women’s Day. When: 11:15 a.m. Details: Evangelist Violet Hudson, associate pastor of St. Mary’s M.B. Church, will speak.

Holmes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will hold its anniversary for its pastor, Elder Mary L. Clark. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: The speaker will be Bishop Jasper Booker Jr., pastor of House of Prayer Outreach Ministry in Drew.

Holly Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Sidon will celebrate its anniversary. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: The Rev. Greg Elders will speak.

Greater Pentecostal Temple Church of God in Christ will offer free blood pressure screenings. When: 1:30 p.m. Details: Lunch will be served free.

Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, east of Moorhead, will have its annual Usher Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: Minister Bruce Blake, co-pastor of Persimmon Grove Church in Sunflower, will speak.

Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Tchula will celebrate Men and Women’s Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: The Rev. Edgar Lewis of Jackson will speak.

Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church will have its Fruit of the Spirit program. When: 2 p.m.

Mount Arratt Missionary Baptist Church will have a Love Day celebration for its pastor, S.C. Perkins Jr., and his wife. When: 2 p.m. Details: The Rev. Dr. Ceasar Felton, pastor of Tabernacle M.B. Church in Itta Bena, will speak.

Bethel Christian Church will have an installation service for its pastor, the Rev. Kenneth McClung. When: 2:30 p.m. Details: Bishop Milton Glass will speak. The colors will be navy blue and white.

Eden Christian Methodist Episcopal Church will have its  Children and Youth Day program. When: 3 p.m. Details: Avery James from Madison will speak.

Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church  will have its annual Youth Day. When: 4 p.m. Details: Jermaine McCaskill, a native of Carroll County, will speak. The theme will be “Today’s Youth are the Leaders of Tomorrow.”

Tuesday, June 12

New Beginnings Church of Holiness will have a 15th-anniversary celebration for its pastor, Evangelist Nellie Morgan. When: 7 p.m. June 12-13 and 6 p.m. June 16. Details: The Rev. W.M. Brown will speak June 12, the Rev. Sammie Montgomery will speak June 13 and the Rev. Juanita Cook will speak June 16.

Wednesday, June 13

New Direction Church will hold revival. When: 7 p.m. Wednesday-Friday. Details: Guest speakers will be Pastor Michael  Gordon of Smith Grove in Holly Springs on Wednesday, Pastor Jeff Bohanna of Grace Point in Olive Branch on Thursday, and Pastor Sanchez Hopkins of Temple of Truth in Carthage on Friday.

Word of Faith Missionary Baptist Church will have a revival. When: 7:15 p.m. June 13-15. Details: The Rev. Raymond Gills of Lake Providence, Louisiana, will speak.

Friday, June 15

Locus Benedictus Retreat Center will hold “Empowered by Love: Growth in the Spirit Retreat.” When: 6 p.m. June 15 and 8:30 a.m. June 16, ending with Mass at 4 p.m. Where: 1407 Levee Road. Details: The presenters will include the Rev. William Henry, Cindy Scardina, Ann Roshto, Lynn Mondt and Joyce Pellegrin. The cost to attend is $50. For more information, call 299-1232.

Sunday, June 17

Bethel Christian Church will have a Father’s Day breakfast. When: 8:30 a.m.

Stop and Love Apostolic Ministry will have a Father’s Day program. When: 11 a.m. Details: Pastor Allen Mitchell will speak. The theme is “Fathers, It’s Time to Take a Stand,” and the Scripture is Ephesians 6:11-24. The colors will be peach and brown, and refreshments will be served. Deacon Ryan Stanley will be the master of ceremonies.

Jones Chapel No. 1 Missionary Baptist Church will hold its annual Men’s Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: The theme will be “Men Standing Firm for Jesus Christ.” The speaker will be the Rev. Larry Evans, associate pastor of Locust Grove Missionary Baptist Church.

Marilyn Jones-Bryant Ministries will have a Father’s Day service. When: 11 a.m. Details: Randy Westbrook, pastor of Pillow Chapel M.B. Church and founder of Greater Prayer Ministry, will speak.

Strangers’ Home Baptist Church will observe its annual Men’s Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: The Rev. Miles Spikes, a native of Greenwood and a member of St. Luke M.B. Church of Greenville, will speak. The choir will rehearse at 7 p.m. June 14.

Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church in Tchula will have Men’s and Women’s Day. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: The guest evangelists will be Mikhail and Portia Collins. The theme is “In His Image,” and the Scripture is Genesis 1:26-27.

Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have Youth and Young Adult Day. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: Minister Michael Smith of New Birth M.B. Church in Gore Springs will speak. The colors will be black and red. Rehearsal will be at noon June 9.

Jonah Chapel United Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Usher Day program. When: 2 p.m. Details: Bishop A.C. Craft Jr. will speak.

Saint Mary’s Missionary Baptist Church will hold its annual revival. When: 6 p.m. June 17 and 7 p.m. June 18-21. Details: The evangelist for the week will be Rodney Richardson, pastor of Oak Grove in Steiner and Walker Chapel in Doddsville.

Monday, June 18

Providence Missionary Baptist Church will hold its 2018 Vacation Bible School.  When: June 18-22, 5-7:30 pm. Details: The theme is “Follow the Leader.” All from age 5 to adulthood are encouraged to attend. All attendees are asked to bring Bibles daily.  If transportation is needed, call 453-7254 before 4 p.m.

Sycamore Street Church of Christ will have Vacation Bible School. When: 6-8 p.m. June 18-22.

Friday, June 22

Locus Benedictus will host the Women of God, Women of Worth, Women of Beauty Retreat. When: 6 p.m. June 22 and noon  June 23. Details: The cost is $25. The retreat will be presented by Debby Myers.

Sunday, June 24

Meeks First Baptist Church in Cruger will have an 11th-anniversary celebration for its pastor, the Rev. Micheal Gatson. When: 2 p.m. Details: The Rev. Jerome Kyle, pastor of New Gordon Chapel in Cruger, will speak.

Greater New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church will have an appreciation program for musician Lynn Journey. When: 2 p.m. Details: All choirs, groups and soloists are invited to render an “A” and “B” selection.

Bear Marsh Missionary Baptist Church in Carrollton will celebrate its 149th anniversary. When: 2:30 p.m. Details: The Rev. Jessie Sawyer, pastor of Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church in Black Hawk, will speak.

Sunday, July 1

Helm Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church in Carrollton will hold its 137th church anniversary program. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. Regina Tyler, pastor of Ambrose Christian Methodist Episcopal Church in McCarley, will deliver the message. Dinner will be served from 1-2:30 p.m. For more information, call Percy Norwood at 392-6625.

Sunday, July 15

Pleasant Grove Church in Carrollton will have Youth Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: The speaker will be Minister Sam Morris.

Sunday, July 22

Bethel Christian Church will have its annual Women’s Day program. When: 2 p.m. Details: The colors will be lavender and white.

Monday, July 23

Bethel Christian Church will have Vacation Bible School. When: 5:30-7 p.m. June 23-25.

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, will speak.

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