Saturday, September 15

Stop and Love Apostolic Ministry will have a 20th-anniversary and pre-birthday celebration for Pastor Augusta Carnage. When: 4 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Sunday. Details: Apostle Regina Spivey will speak Saturday, Evangelist Lillie Price and Minister Terry Hutchins will speak at the Sunday morning service, and Bishop Bennie McCain of Greenville will speak at the Sunday afternoon service. The colors will be rustic orange, peach and cream. The theme is “Continue Good Work Honoring a Virtuous Woman.” The theme Scripture is Jeremiah 3:15 and Proverbs 31:29-31.

St. Paul Cathedral will have its Youth and Young Adult Explosion. When: 6:30 p.m. Details: Minister Charlotte Burton will speak.

Sunday, September 16

Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Money will celebrate its 108th anniversary. When: 10:45 a.m. Details: The pastor, the Rev. Kenneth Knox, will speak.

Jones Chapel No. 2 Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual missionary service. When: 11 a.m.

New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Itta Bena will have Family and Friends Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: The speaker will be the Rev. Clarence “C.J.” Johnson of New Sweet Home M.B. Church.

Greater New Truevine Missionary Baptist Church will have its Family and Friends program. When: 11 a.m. Details: Evangelist Mary Williams will speak. The colors will be red, white and khaki.

Jones Chapel No. 1 Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Women’s Day. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: Rose Toy, a member of Pilgrim Rest M.B. Church, will speak. Elders 75 years old and up from the community will be honored. The theme Scripture is 1 Timothy 5:17.

Springhill Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Women’s Day. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: Dr. LaSonya Harris Hall will speak. The colors will be black, white and gold.

Greater Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church will have a Love Day for Evangelist Edna Taylor. When: 1 p.m. Details: Evangelist Edith Gilbert will speak. Guest singers will be The Stigler Family, and guest soloists will be Bessie Jones and Cleophas Jones. Guest choirs will be from Hayward Chapel, McKinney Chapel, St. John, Hyman Chapel and Holly Grove churches. All visiting choirs are welcome.

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.

City of Refuge Ministries will have a sixth-anniversary appreciation celebration for its assistant pastor, Joseph Turner, and his wife, Prophetess Connie Turner. When: 2 p.m. Details: Elder Jerome Harris  of the City of Refuge Ministries will speak.  

Zion Chapel Methodist Church in McCarley will have its annual homecoming service. When: 2:30 p.m. Details:  The Rev. Thomas Keys, pastor of West Hill C.M.E. Church in Durant, will speak.

McKinney Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Men’s Day.  When: 3 p.m. Details: Bishop Milton Glass, pastor of New Green Grove Church of Faith, will speak, and a combined male choir will sing. The colors will be black and red. A light snack will be provided afterward.

Community Baptist Church will have a 12th-anniversary celebration for its pastor, the Rev. Robert Williams Jr., and his wife, Diane. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. Orlando D. Franklin, pastor of Unity Fellowship Baptist Church in Jackson, will deliver the message.  He will be accompanied by his church and choir.

The United Methodist Men of Samuel Chapel United Methodist Church will host the church’s annual Men’s Day.  When: 3 p.m.  Details: The guest speaker will be Andy Lemmon, program coordinator for the  Mississippi Gleaning Network.

DeCell United Methodist Church will have its annual revival. When: 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday. The evangelists will be: Sunday, the Rev. Kenneth Milton; Monday and Wednesday, the Rev. Mary Willis; and Tuesday and Thursday, Minister Christopher Carpenter. The theme will be “Are You Ready for a Revival?”

St. John’s United Methodist Church will have its September Night Revival. When: 6 p.m. Details: The Rev. Daniel Herring of First United Methodist Church in Grenada will speak. Children’s ministries and nursery will be provided.

Monday, September 17

Vincent United Methodist Church in North Carrollton will have a revival. When: 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday. Details: The Rev. Terry Williams will speak.

Friendship Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual fall revival. When: 7 p.m. Monday-Wednesday. Details: The guest evangelists will be the Rev. Dr. Calvin Collins, the Rev. William Morris and the Rev. Cedric Reed.

Tuesday, September 18

Greater New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church in Itta Bena will have its fall revival. When: 7 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday. Details: The Rev. Willie Williams will be the speaker.

Friday, September 21

Labor of Love Revival Center will have a Women of Excellence Conference. When: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21-22. There also will be a health fair at 10 a.m. Sept. 22.

Sunday, September 23

First Baptist Missionary Baptist Church in Schlater will have its annual Men and Women’s Day. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: The Rev. W.M. Brown, the church’s pastor, will speak.

St. John Missionary Baptist Church in Sidon will have an appreciation program for musicians Robert and Katie McKinley.  When: 1:30 p.m.

St. George Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have Youth Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: Derry Skinner will speak.

Wesley United Methodist Church will have its annual Men’s and Women’s Day. When: 3 p.m. Details: Willie Mae Shoddie, a member of New Foundation M.B. Church, will speak. The theme is “Christian Men and Women: Abiding in the Will of God.” The Scripture is Matthew 7:21. The combined choir will rehearse at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 20 at DeCell United Methodist Church.

Lockalonia Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Family and Friends Day. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. W.M. Brown, the church’s pastor, will speak.

Sunday, September 30

Brooklyn Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its Youth Emphasis Sunday. When: 11 a.m. Details: The theme is “Keeping Your Faith While Weathering Your Storms.” The speaker will be Calluster Nevels, a member of the church. Youth interested in joining the mass choir are invited to attend rehearsal at 10 a.m. Sept. 22. The color are navy, white and yellow.

Holmes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual deacon program. When: 2 p.m. Details: Pastor R.C. Chambers of Persimmon Grove M.B. Church will speak.

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.

Sunday, October 7

Providence Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual homecoming celebration. When: 10:45 a.m. Details: Alvonia Hurt will speak. Parents and guardians of former church members are urged to help contact them and invite them to attend.

Bethel Christian Church will have its annual homecoming praise and worship service. When: 2 p.m. Details: The Rev. Mark Williamson of Winona Baptist Church will speak. The colors will be turquoise and black.

Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Carrollton will celebrate its annual Choir Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: All choirs, soloists and groups are invited.

Pleasant Green Missionary Baptist Church in McCarley will have its annual Men and Women Day. When: 2:30 p.m. Details: Regina Tyler, pastor of Ambrose C.M.E. Church in McCarley, will speak, and her church’s choir also will be there.

Saturday, October 13

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

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.

Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Men’s Day. When: 3 p.m. Details: Attorney Abe McGlothin Jr. will speak. Rehearsal will be at 7 p.m. Oct. 11.

Sunday, October 21

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

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