Saturday, August 24

Shiloh Seventh-day Adventist Church will present its annual Men’s Day program. When: Sabbath School will begin at 9:15 a.m. and Divine Worship at 11 a.m. Details:  The guest speaker will be Charlie Folsom Jr. of Memphis.  Joining him will be guest musical group Harmonic Six of Memphis.   Lunch will be provided for all after the worship service, and Folsom will host a  seminar after lunch.

Sunday, August 25

Salem Missionary Baptist Church will have a 19th-anniversary celebration for its pastor, Louis Cedric Reed. When: 11 a.m. Details: 11 a.m.

Providence Missionary Baptist Church’s Fashion Extravaganza Committee will host a bow tie, scarf and hat show. When: 1 p.m. Details: A $5 donation is requested.

Holmes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual booster program, featuring John and the Gospel 10 of Money. When: 2 p.m.

New Beginnings Church of Holiness will have a Men’s Evening Out service. When/where: 2 p.m. in the Jodie Wilson Library Auditorium, 209 Martin Luther King Drive. Details: Pastor Jermal Turner will speak.

Samuel Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Mission Day program. When: 2 p.m. Details: Evangelist Joe Ann Johnson will speak.

Morgan Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have a fourth-anniversary celebration for its pastor, the Rev. Robert Anderson, and his wife, Cassandra. When: 2 p.m. Details: The Rev. Marlon Parker, pastor of St. Peter Rock M.B. Church in Cruger, will speak.

Greater Macedonia Church of God in Christ will have its annual Women’s Day program. When: 2:30 p.m.  Details: Mother Bridget A. Gary of Mount Zion Sunnyside COGIC of Greenwood will speak. The theme is “SOS!!! A Call for Mourning Women” (Jeremiah  9:17).

Lockalonia Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Men’s and Women’s Day. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. Charlie Smith, pastor of Pilgrim Rest M.B. Church, will speak.

McClain Missionary Baptist Church will have a musicians’ appreciation program. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Melody Kings and the Gospel Echoes of Greenwood will be the guest groups.  All area choirs and soloists are invited to sing  two selections.

Sweet Home Missionary Baptist Church in Money will have Usher Day, featuring the City Wide Usher Choir. When: 3 p.m.

Monday, August 26

Pleasant Green Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual revival. When: 7 p.m. Aug. 26-29. Details: Bishop Milton Glass, pastor of New Green Grove Church of Faith, will speak.

Saturday, August 31

Word of Faith Missionary Baptist Church will have a “66 Books of the Bible” program. When: 6:30 p.m.

Sunday, September 1

New Direction Church will have an eighth-anniversary celebration for its pastor, Dr. Kelly Westbrook, and his wife, Jollish. When: 10:45 a.m. Details: Dr. Melvin Lewis of Rising Star Baptist Church of Tupelo will speak.

Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church in Tchula will have an appreciation program for its pastor, the Rev. Tom Collins, and his wife, Dolly, for 19 years of service. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: The Rev. James Garner of Second New Zion M.B. Church in Tchula will speak. The theme is   “Serving Faithfully,” and the Scripture is Matthew 24:45.

Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church in Black Hawk will have its 40th annual homecoming service. When: 2 p.m. Details: The Rev. Thomas Keys, pastor of West Hill C.M.E. Church in Durant, will speak. Dinner will be served afterward.

Nehemiah Missionary Baptist Church will have a seventh-anniversary Love Day for its pastor, the Rev. J.H. Gibson, and his wife. When: 2:30 p.m.

Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Women’s Day. When: 3 p.m. Details: Women are invited to help form a mass choir, which will rehearse at noon Aug. 31. Sonya Greenleaf, a member of Bethel Christian Church in Coila, will speak. The colors are yellow and white.

Jones Chapel Missionary Baptist Church No. 2 will have Usher Day. When: 3 p.m.

Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Men and Women Day. When: 3 p.m. Details: Mary L. Clark, pastor of Holmes Chapel M.B. Church in Schlater, will speak. The mass choir will rehearse at 7 p.m. Aug. 29. The colors are  green and yellow.

Sunday, September 8

McClain Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate Men and Women’s Day. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: The Rev. Kenneth Smith of Providence Missionary Baptist Church of Greenwood will speak.  The theme is “Christian Men and Women: Let Your Light Shine.” The theme Scripture is Matthew 5:14-16.  The colors are sky blue, white and silver.

Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Women’s Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: Vinnie White, a member of Locust Grove M.B. Church, will speak. A mass choir will rehearse at 6 p.m. Sept. 5. The color will be white.

St. John Missionary Baptist Church in Sidon will have an appreciation program for musician Robert McKinley. When: 2 p.m.

Wesley United Methodist Church will have its fall revival. When: 6 p.m. Sept. 8 and 7 p.m. Sept. 9-10. Details: The Rev. Kordell Sims, senior pastor of St. Paul United Methodist Church in Biloxi and Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church in Gulfport, will speak. The theme is “Surviving in a World of Turmoil.”

Saturday, September 14

Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church will have a prayer breakfast. When/where: 9 a.m., Lakeside Event Center, 507 Brentwood Ave. Details: Prayers will be offered for the military, the Greenwood Leflore Consolidated School District, health care, churches and community and political leaders. A $10 donation is requested.

Sunday, September 15

Zion Chapel Methodist Church in McCarley will have its annual homecoming service.  When: 2:30 p.m. Details:  The Rev. Regina Tyler,  pastor of Ambrose Chapel  C.M.E. Church in McCarley, will speak.

New Pillow Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 113th anniversary. When: 3 p.m. Details: The speaker will be The Rev. Dr. Calvin Collins, pastor of New Zion M.B. Church. Dinner will be served.

Saturday, September 21

Locust Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have  a seminar titled “How To Receive Your Healing.” When: 10 a.m. to noon. Details:  This event will be held in the Fellowship Hall, hosted by Amanda Chandler and Jossie Meeks, and is free and open to the public. The speaker will be Dr. William E. Morris and his wife, Lyvon.   Lunch will be provided.

New Beginnings Church of Holiness will have its Youth Night Out service. When/where: 6 p.m. in the Jodie Wilson Library auditorium. Details: Evangelist Wondrietta Crockett of Joy Temple Church will speak.

Sunday, September 29

Second Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Men’s and Women’s Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: The theme is “Are You Ready for God’s Coming Kingdom? Where Will You Spend Eternity — Heaven or Hell?” The speakers will be Pastor Patricia Adams of City of Refuge in Greenwood and Pastor Thomas Keys of West Hill C.M.E. Church in Durant. The colors are royal blue or sky blue, ivory or beige and brown. Dinner will be served immediately after the service.

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