Saturday, June 29

 

A gospel singing will be held at Rita’s front porch, 404 Mississippi 7. When: 7 p.m. Details: Performers will include David McMillan, Michele Kendal, Boundless Love, Two for God, Jesse Mills and local talent. A love offering will be taken for the singers.

Sunday, June 30

 

Sunnyside Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church of Sunnyside will hold its annual Family and Friends Day. When: 11 a.m.

Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Men’s Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: Leflore County District 2 Supervisor Reginald Moore will speak.

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

The Fifth Sunday Community Fellowship Churches have a worship service. When/where: 11 a.m. at Jones Chapel Missionary Baptist Church No. 2. Details: The Rev. Robert Williams Jr., pastor of Community Baptist Church, will speak.  Song service will be done by the Community Fellowship Combined Choir.

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

Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Coila will have a cemetery fundraising program. When: 2 p.m. Details: Pastor Rosie Forrest of Columbiana United Methodist Church in Winona will speak.

St. Luke Church of God in Christ will have Family and Friends Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: Elder Johnny Gary Jr., pastor of Miracle Temple COGIC in Glendora, will speak.

Midway and O’Neal Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Sunflower will celebrate its anniversary. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. Archie Smith, presiding elder of the Greenville-Greenwood District, will speak.

Nehemiah Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual revival. When: 5 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday.

Monday, July 1

Mount Calvary Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual revival. When: 7 p.m. Monday-Friday. Details: The speakers will be: Monday, the Rev. Joe Jackson; Tuesday, the Rev. Walter Conley; Wednesday, the Rev. R.L. Harris; Thursday, the Rev. Walter Conley; and Friday, the Rev. Willie Williams.

Thursday, July 4

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church will have a July 4 Mass. When: 9 a.m.

Sunday, July 7

Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Berclair will be have Family and Friends Day. When: 11 a.m.

Second Mount Pleasant Church will have Youth and Young Adult Day. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: The Youth Day sponsors, Portia Taylor McIntyre and LaToya Streeter, wlil speak. Refreshments will  be served.

City of Refuge Ministries will celebrate its 11th anniversary. When: 2 p.m. Details:  Pastor Lee Miller Sr. of Faith Harvest Church located in Booneville will speak.

Helm Chapel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church in Carrollton will celebrate its 138th anniversary.  When: 3 p.m.  Details: Bishop E. Lynn Brown, a retired bishop of the C.M.E. Church, will deliver the message.  Dinner will be served from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Bethel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church in Lexington will have a second-anniversary appreciation program for its pastor, the Rev. Jeffery Powell, and his wife, Laura. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. Regina Tyler of Ambrose C.M.E. Church in McCarley will speak.

Monday, July 8

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church and School will host a “Mini-Camp for Kids.” When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. July 8-11. Details: Parishioners from St. Aloysius Gonzaga in Baton Rouge, Louisiana — youth and adults — will be leading this program for children 6 to 11 years old (i.e. those entering first grade to those entering sixth grade).  Lunch will be served. Application may be obtained  at the Parish Office from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Immanuel Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School. When: 6 to 8 p.m. July 8-12.

Bear Marsh Missionary Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School. When: 6 p.m. July 8-10.

Holmes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual revival. When: 7:30 p.m. July 8-12. Details: Bishop Kyle Pernell of First United M.B. Church in Moorhead will speak July 8-11, and The Rev. Dr. Kelly Westbrook of New Direction Church in Minter City will speak July 12.

Saturday, July 13

Providence Missionary Baptist Church will have its Women’s Conference. When: 9 a.m.-noon, followed by a brunch-style luncheon. Details: Tiffany Armstrong will speak.

Sunday, July 14

Jennings Temple Christian Methodist Episcopal Church will have its annual Men and Women’s Day program. When: 10:45 a.m. Details: Barbara Baymon, coordinator of the Speech Communications Department and director of theater at Mississippi Valley State University and a member of New Mount Olive M.B. Church in Isola, will speak. The theme is “Back to Basics as We Envision Our Way Forward in Taking Care of God’s Business,” and the Scripture is Matthew 28:18-20 and Luke 2:39-51. The colors are red, black and white.

Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church will have Family and Friends Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: The pastor, the Rev. Charlie Smith, will speak. The color is rainbow. Rehearsal will be at 6:30 p.m. July 11.

Saint Mary’s Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Youth and Young Adults Program. When: 11 a.m. Details: Kayla Haymore of Itta Bena will speak.

St. John Missionary Baptist Church in Sidon will have its annual Choir Day. When: 2 p.m.

St. George Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have an appreciation program for Acorades West. When: 2 p.m. Details: Choirs are asked to prepare an “A” and “B” selection.

Brooklyn Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Men and Women’s Day. When: 2 p.m.  Details: The Rev. J.H. Brown will speak.

Traveler’s Rest Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Usher Day, featuring the City Wide Choir. When: 3 p.m.

Monday, July 15

Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual revival. When: 7 p.m. July 15-18. Details: The evangelists will be: July 15, the Rev. Dr. Calvin Collins of New Zion M.B. Church in Greenwood; July 16, the Rev. Nathan Stevenson of Mount Calvary M.B. Church in Tchula; July 17, the Rev. Louis Coleman of Mount Carmel M.B. Church and New St. John M.B. Church in Itta Bena; and July 18, the Rev. David Henderson of Jones Chapel No. 1 M.B. Church in Greenwood.

Saturday, July 20

New Pillow Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have a youth program. When:  7 p.m. July 20. Details: The Rev. Joe Hodges will speak.

Sunday, July 21

Providence Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Mission Day. When: 10:45 a.m. Details: E.P. Singleton will speak.

Baldwin Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Cruger will have its annual Usher Appreciation Day. When: 2 p.m. Details: Pastor Joe Anderson of Mount Zion M.B. Church in Tchula will speak.

Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Coila will have a fifth-anniversary celebration for its pastor, the Rev. Robert Williams, and his wife, Frances. When: 10:45 a.m. Details: The Rev. Billy Robinson, pastor of Pleasant Hill M.B. Church in Kilmichael, will speak.

Pleasant Green Missionary Baptist Church in McCarley will have a 22nd-anniversary appreciation program for its pastor, the Rev. George Blake, and his wife. When: 2:30 p.m. Details: The Rev. Sammie L. Blake, pastor of Burning Bush M.B. Church in Grenada, will speak, and the choir will sing.

New Beginnings Church of Holiness will have a Women’s Evening Out service. When/where: 3 p.m. at the Jodie Wilson Library Auditorium, 209 Martin Luther King Drive. Details: Evangelist Vera Walson of Samuel Chapel M.B. Church will speak. Guest choirs, gospel groups and soloists are invited to render a selection.

Bear Marsh Missionary Baptist Church in Carrollton will hold revival services. When: 6 p.m. July 21 and 7 p.m. July 22-25. Details: The speakers will be: July 21, the Marvin K. Myles Sr. of Christian Liberty Missionary Baptist Church in Kosciusko; July 22, Elder Kenneth McClung Sr. of Bethel Christian Church in Coila; July 23, the Rev. Robert Williams of Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Coila; July 24, the Rev. W.L. Hightower of New Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Louisville; and, July 25, the Rev. Charles Smith of Agape Worship Center in Kosciusko.

Tuesday, July 23

Philipp United Church will have pastoral pre-anniversary and anniversary services. When: 7 p.m. July 23-25 and 2 p.m. July 28. Details: The speakers will be: July 23, Pastor Jerry Williams of New Green Grove and New Bethlehem churches; July 24, Pastor W.M. Brown of Union Grove Church; July 25, Pastor Rodney Richards of Oak Grove, Walker Chapel and New Pilgrim Rest churches; and, July 28, Pastor Jermanique Mitchell of St. Peter M.B. Church.

Wednesday, July 24

Bethel Christian Church in Coila will have Vacation Bible School. When: 5:30 p.m. July 24-26.

Sunday, July 28

First Baptist Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual deacons program. When: 2 p.m. Details: The Rev. C.J. Johnson will speak.

Bethel Christian Church in Coila will have Women’s Day. When: 2:30 p.m. Details: Betinnica Gatewood of Bear Marsh M.B. Church will speak. The colors will be white with pink or yellow corsages.

Saturday, August 3

New Pillow Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have a back-to-school picnic. When: Noon.

Wednesday, August 7

Bethel Christian Church in Coila will have its annual revival. When: 7 p.m. Aug. 7-9. Details: The speakers will be: Aug. 7, the Rev. Herman Cole, pastor of First United Baptist Church in Moorhead; Aug. 8, the Rev. James Forrest, pastor of Binford Chapel United Methodist Church in Duck Hill; and, Aug. 9, the Rev. Clarence Buchanan, pastor of New Birth M.B. Church in Gore Springs.

Sunday, August 11

 

Holmes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual homecoming program. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: Elder Order Emery of Mount Zion M.B. Church in Percy will speak. Dinner will be served at the Town Hall.

Sunday, August 18

Holmes Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have an 11th-anniversary appreciation program for its youth minister, Sherry Maggitt. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: The pastor, Elder Mary L. Clark, will speak.

Sunday, August 25

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

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