Friday, June 14

Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Youth Day Weekend Praise Extravaganza. When: 6 p.m. Friday  and 11 a.m. Sunday. Details: On Friday, the youth and young adults will host a “Youth Night Out Praise Celebration” showcasing such talents as praise dancers, soloists, oratorical expressions, group performances and more. On Sunday, the Youth Day program will be held, featuring guest speaker Brandice Brown of Providence M.B. Church. The theme is “Living My Best Life in Christ,” and the Scripture is 1 Timothy 4:12.

New Beginnings Church of Holiness will have ita annual pastor’s appreciation program. When/where: 6:30 p.m. at the Jodie Wilson Library. Details: Pastor Betty Hamilton of Philipp United Baptist Church will speak.

Word of Faith Missionary Baptist Church will conclude its revival. When: 7:15 p.m. Details: Leroy Carter III of Cleveland, Mississippi, is the guest pastor.

Saturday, June 15

Strangers’ Home Missionary Baptist Church will hold its Men’s Pancake Breakfast Sale. When: 8-11 a.m. Details: A plate of a stack of homemade pancakes, bacon or sausage, and eggs is $5.  For more information, call the church at 453-7610.

St. Paul Cathedral will hold a Fruit of the Spirit program. When: 7:30 p.m. Details: The guest speakers will be Elder Cedric Winchester, Minister Fannie Stevenson, Prophetess Sharese Moore, Evangelist Rosa Westbrook, Minister Javanskey Young, Prophetess Felicia Sanders, Prophetess Shaniqua Childs, First Lady Lillie Stanley and Evangelist Wondrietta Crockett.

Sunday, June 16

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

Marilyn Jones-Bryant Ministries (MJB Ministries) will host its Father’s Day service. When: 10:59 a.m. Details: Deacon Henry T. Parker, a minister of the ministry, will speak. The women of the MJB will prepare and serve dinner immediately after the service.

Strangers’ Home Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Men’s Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: The Rev. Kyle Pernell, a member of First United Baptist Church in Moorhead, will speak. The theme will be “Warriors — Rising Up for Christ.” Rehearsal will be at noon Saturday.

New St. John Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Father’s/Men’s Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: T.W. Cooper will speak.

New Foundation Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Men’s Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: Jerry Lowe of Salem M.B. Church will speak. The colors will be black and white, and there will be a “wear your best tie” contest.

The Rev. McArthur McKinley will preach his last sermon as pastor of  Little Zion Missionary Baptist Church. When: 11 a.m. Details: Dinner will be served afterward.

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

Jones Chapel United Methodist Church will have its annual Youth Day. When: 2:30 p.m. Details: Zaila Holmes, a member of Trinity Mount Carmel M.B. Church in Florissant, Missouri, will speak. The theme is “Children, Obey Your Parents in the Lord, for This is Right.” The choir will rehearse from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday. The colors will be khaki bottoms with red as the accent color.

Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church in Black Hawk will hold its annual Men’s Day program. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. Billy Earl Robinson of Winona, the pastor of Pleasant Hill Church in Kilmichael, will be the guest speaker. Colors are navy blue suits, white shirts and coral ties.

St. Mary’s Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual revival. When: 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday. Details: The Rev. Aaron Brown, pastor of George Chapel Church in Greenwood and Summerfield Missionary Baptist Church in Carrollton, will speak.

Pleasant Plain Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual revival. When: 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday. Details: The church’s pastor, the Rev. Phillip McGee Sr., will speak.

Monday, June 17

Jennings Temple Christian Methodist Episcopal Church will hold Vacation Bible School. When: 4 to 6 p.m. Monday-Thursday. Details: The  theme is “STU: Super Training University With Jesus.”

Providence Missionary Baptist Church will hold Vacation Bible School.  When: 5 to 7:30 p.m. Monday through June 21. Details: The theme is “World Changers: Leading through Action.”  Anyone needing transportation may call 453-7254 before 4 p.m.

New Pillow Chapel Missionary Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible Study. When: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 17-21.

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church will have a Bible study. When: 6 p.m. in the Friary Library. Details: Bring a Bible; the revised New American Bible is preferred. Cam Janas will lead the Bible study.      

Tuesday, June 18

Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School When:  4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday. Details:  The theme is  “Wanted By God” (1 Peter 3:15).

                                                                                                                                                      

Friday, June 21

The United Pastors Coalition will present its first Pastors Conference. When/where: June 21-23 at Upper Room Fellowship Ministries, 16418 U.S. 49, Belzoni. Details: The opening session will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. June 21. Workshops will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 22, with breakfast and lunch included, and a banquet will follow at 6:30 p.m. The closing session will begin at 2 p.m. June 23.

Saturday, June 22

St. Paul Cathedral will hold its 2019 Empowerment Conference. When: 11:30 a.m. Details: The theme for the conference is “I Am A Survivor.” The guest panelist speakers will be Evangelist Josie Childs and Minister Liquita Williams. The keynote speaker will be Pastor Randy Westbrook.

City of Refuge Ministries’ Outreach Ministry will introduce “Your Life Matters.” When: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Details: There will be giveaways, free food and a concert.

Sunday, June 23

Traveler’s Rest Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Women’s Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: Chiquita Brown will speak. The theme will be “Christian Women Walking with Grace.” The colors are black, red and white. Rehearsal will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday.

Salem Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual Women’s Day. When: 11 a.m. Details: LaSonya Harris Hall of Philadelphia M.B. Church in Oxford will speak. The colors are white and lime green. The mass choir will rehearse at 7 p.m. Monday and Thursday.

New Foundation Missionary Baptist Church will have an anniversary celebration for the pastor and his wife. When: 11 a.m. Details: The Rev. Paul Body of Texas will speak. The colors will be peach and cream.

Greater New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church will have an appreciation program for musician Lynn Journey. When: 2 p.m. Details: Choirs are asked to prepare an “A” and “B” selection.

Bear Marsh Missionary Baptist Church in Carrollton will have a homecoming and 150th-anniversary celebration. When: 2:30 p.m. Details: The Rev. Benjamin Lewis of Millspring M.B. Church in Weir and his church family will be the special guests. The theme is “Lost, Found, Rejoice, Repenteth, Compassion” (Luke 15:1-32).

Greater Turner Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church will have its annual homecoming and anniversary celebration. When: 3 p.m. Details: The Rev. Donald J. Tucker of New Orleans, a former pastor of the church, will speak.

Monday, June 24

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church will have Vacation Bible School. When: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., with breakfast at 8 a.m. Details: For more information and an application, call 453-0623.

Sweet Home Missionary Baptist Church in Money will have its annual revival. When: 7:15 p.m. June 24-26. Details: The Rev. Mary Clark, pastor of Holmes Chapel M.B. Church in Schlater, will be the evangelist.

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. Rehearsal will be at 6 p.m. June 27.

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

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

Nehemiah Missionary Baptist Church will have its annual revival. When: 5 p.m. June 30 and 7 p.m. July 1-4.

Sunday, July 7

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.

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

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

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.

Saturday, August 3

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

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