Saturday, October 13

Living Faith Cathedral will have a fall health fair. When: 8 a.m. to noon. Details: Greenwood Leflore Hospital and other vendors will be on hand. Blood pressure, cholesterol and glucose checks will be offered, and health information will be available.

Burks Chapter No. 507 of the Order of the Eastern Star in Carrollton will have a Women in Hats program. When/where: 4 p.m. at Helm Chapel Church.

First Baptist Missionary Baptist Church will have an appreciation program for musician Chris Rose. When: 6 p.m.

A Gospel Music Jubilee will be held. When/where: 6 p.m. at Gore Springs Community Center. Details: Musicians will include Not for Sale, The Slaton Family and Boundless Love. There will be a concession stand with hamburgers, hot dogs, sausage dogs, popcorn, drinks and desserts.

Labor of Love Worship Center will have its 100 Women in Red Women’s Conference. When: 7 p.m. Details: The speakers will be Evangelist Rosa Westbrook of New Pillow Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, Prophetess Angela Austin of Memphis, and Pastor Genevea Winchester of St. Paul Cathedral in Itta Bena.

Sunday, October 14

New Zion Missionary Baptist Church will have its Women's Day program. When: 11 a.m.  Details: The keynote speaker will be Cassandra Perkins, the inventory manager for the city of Greenwood and a member of New Zion. She will address the theme “Women of God Paving the Way to Holiness Through Righteous Living.”

Travelers Rest Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 144th anniversary. When: 11 a.m. Details: The Rev. Alex Cook of Houston, Mississippi, will speak.

Immanuel Baptist Church will have its Annual Day Celebration. When: 11 a.m. Details: A covered-dish lunch will follow.

Holmes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have a Love Day for Elder Randy Banks. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: Evangelist Sharon Robinson will speak.

St. John Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its anniversary. When: 2 p.m. Details: Pastor Lee E. Morris Jr. of Mount Olivet Church in Greenville will speak.

Greater Nazareth Missionary Baptist Church in Tchula will have an appreciation program for its pastor and his wife. When: 3 p.m. Details: Dinner will be served.

Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Men’s Day. When: 3 p.m. Details: Attorney Abe McGlothin Jr. will speak.

St. Peter Church of God in Christ in McCarley will have an appreciation program for its pastor, Elder Jeffery Jamison, and his wife, Lavetta. When: 3 p.m. Details: Elder C.J. Bolton of Liberal Trinity COGIC wil l speak.

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day, October 16

Victorious Faith Ministries Church of God in Christ will celebrate “Pink in the Pews” in honor of breast cancer awareness. When: 6:30. Details: Freddie White-Johnson of the Mississippi Network for Cancer Control and Prevention, who is also founder and president of the Fannie Lou Hamer Cancer Foundation, will speak about early screening, tests and more. Information about symptoms and treatment also will be available, and survivors will share their stories. Door prizes will be given, light refreshments will be served and bookbags will be given to children while supplies last. Those who attend are encouraged to wear pink.

Wednesday, October 17

House of Prayer and Praise New Life Community Church will have Marriage Conference 2018, titled “I Still Do.” When: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17-19. Details: The speakers will be: Oct. 17, Assistant Pastor Bernadette Loggins of House Of Prayer And Praise; Oct. 18, Prophetess Stephanie Saunders of Inhabited Praise And Prayer Ministries International; and, Oct. 19, Apostle Charlie Saunders of Inhabited Praise And Prayer Ministries International.

Sunday, October 21

Saint Mary’s Missionary Baptist Church will  feature the Rev. Linda G. Totten-Hudson as a guest speaker. When: 11 a.m. Details:  This program will be held in honor of the homecoming celebration. The theme is “Always Remember Home.”

Holmes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Youth Choir Day. When: 11:30 a.m.

Samuel Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Women’s Day. When: 1:30 p.m. Details: Minister Shirley Cooper, a member of New Zion M.B. Church, will speak. The colors are black and pink.

New Pillow Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Usher Day program. When: 2:30 p.m. Details: Pastor Jerome Battle of Chapel Hill M.B. Church in Water Valley will speak.

Providence Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Choir Day. When: 3 p.m.

Vaiden Friendship Baptist Church will celebrate its 148th anniversary. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. Fredrick Redd, pastor of Mount Zion M.B. Church in Vaiden, will speak. Lunch will be served.

Little Zion Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Usher Day. When: 3 p.m.

Joytime Outreach Ministries will have a service at New Zion Missionary Baptist Church. When: 3 p.m. Details: There will be singing, dance, an encouraging word and salad galore.

DeCell United Methodist Church will have its annual Women’s Day program. When: 3 p.m. Details: Vinnie White, a member of Locust Grove M.B. Church, will speak. The theme will be “Christian Women Working on the Battlefield for the Lord.” The colors will be black dresses with orange corsages. Rehearsal will be at 6 p.m. Oct. 18.

Strangers’ Home Missionary Baptist Church will have its fall harvest tea. When: 4 p.m. Details: Evangelist Mattie Porter of Antioch Baptist Church in Mileston will speak. The theme is “You Will Always Harvest What You Plant.”

Tuesday, October 23

First Baptist Missionary Baptist Church in Schlater will have its annual fall revival. When: 7 p.m. Details: The Rev. W.M. Brown will speak.

Saturday, October 27

Calvary Baptist Church will have its fall harvest festival. When: 5- 8 p.m.

                    

Sunday, October 28

Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Women’s Day program. When: 11 a.m. Details: Henrietta Shaw, a member of Springhill M.B. Church, will speak. The colors will be off-white and red. Rehearsal will be at 7 p.m. Oct. 15.

Bear Marsh Missionary Baptist Church in Carrollton will have its annual Women's Day Celebration and Breast Cancer Awareness Month program. When: 11 a.m. Details: Lucretia Woods, a member of Bethel Christian Church and an administrator with the Leflore County Schools, will speak. The colors are black and pink.

St. George Chapel will honor musician Christine Granderson for 40 years of service. When: 2 p.m. Details: Evelyn Neal Conway, a member of Mount Vernon M.B. Church in Memphis, will speak.

Brooklyn Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 115th anniversary. When: 2 p.m. Details: The guest speaker will be the Rev. William Morris.  

Saint Mary’s Missionary Baptist Church will host its annual Usher Day program. When: 3 p.m.  

McKinney Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have a musical extravaganza. When: 5 p.m. Details: Musical guests will include the Men of Zion, the Providence Male Choir, the Melody Kings, the Greenwood Male Choir and more.

Saturday, November 3

The Ladies in Faith Empowerment Conference will be held. When/where: 9 a.m. at Monument of Grace Church’s Bishop L.J. Johnson Family Life Center. Details: The speaker will be Deona E. Benson, a certified Christian counselor and life coach who is co-pastor and co-founder of the University of Life Church and founder of Beyond the Break in Oxford. Experts also will speak on topics including finance, banking and credit repair; clothing; health, wellness and beauty; and mental health. There also will be gospel singing beginning at 6 p.m. Nov. 2, featuring The Wilson Singers, Annie and the Caldwells, The Dynamic Jewels, Accord and the Gospel Lites. A $30 ticket will provide admission to both events, or those attending may pay separately at the door. Vendor space is limited and may be reserved by paying $25. For more information, call Prophetess Leigh at 436-6508.

Sunday, November 4

Strangers’ Home Missionary Baptist Church will have its 61st annual Women’s Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: Beverly Brown Sullivan of Locust Grove M.B. Church will speak. The theme is “Women: Women on the Move Edifying God and Nurturing His People.” The choir will rehearse at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 and Nov. 1. The colors are pink and black.

Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church will have an installation service for its pastor, the Rev. Kenneth Milton Sr. When: 2  p.m.

New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual homecoming. When: 2:30 p.m. Details: The Rev. Jessie Payne of Providence Missionary Baptist Church will speak.

Vaiden Friendship Baptist Church will have a 300 Women in White March. When: 3 p.m. Details: Missionary Tammy Hughes will speak. Those who do not have white should wear black.

Sunday, November 11

St. George Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Men and Women Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: The Rev. Rodney Richards of Indianola will speak.

Sunday, November 18

Bethel Christian Church will have its Thanksgiving brunch. When: 11:30 a.m.

Helm Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church in Carrollton will hold its annual Men’s Day. When:  3 p.m.  Details: The Rev. Wayne Williams, presiding elder of the Greenwood-Jackson District and pastor of Lynch Street CME Church in Jackson, will speak.  Music will be provided by the Carroll County Community Male Choir, which is made up of men of all denominations.  Rehearsal will be at 7 p.m. Nov. 15 at the church.

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