Thursday, August 23, 2012
Calendar of Events
• Revival will be held at Rising Star Church, 2519 Higdon Rd., Aug. 22-24, 7 p.m. nightly. Guest speaker will be Rev. Roney Strong of New Independence Church in Coldwater. Host pastor is Rev. Robert McClain.
• BACK-TO-SCHOOL will be held at Holly Springs Jr. High School at 6 p.m. Parents are encouraged to come and meet the administrators, the teachers, tour the classrooms, and get important information. Powell Chapel Lodge will return again with a weenie roast for everyone.
• Inside Yard Sale , Friday and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the fellowship hall of the Victoria United Methodist Church, Hwy. 178 (behind the post office) Victoria. Come in and browse out of the heat and maybe get some treasurers to help our mission fund.
• Summer Fest 5-10 p.m., Sounds of Summer Music & Art Fest, Byhalia. Walking track, plans for 5K Family Fun Run/Walk, Tractor/Golf Cart/ATV Run, concessions, sponsor tent, beverage booth, sky lanterns, live bands, arts and crafts, kids’ zone and corn toss tournament. Contact the Byhalia Area Chamber of Commerce, 662-838-8127 or www.facebook.com/byhaliachamber.
• Prayer breakfast Free Branch MB Church, with Pastor John Powell of Jones Grove MB Church as speaker. At the church, 9 a.m. Everyone is invited.
• Male choir night, Kimbrough Chapel Church, 6 p.m.
• Women’s Spa DaY Spring Hill Baptist Church, Waterford, will host a Women’s SPA Day (Soul-searching Practical Admonition) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the church fellowship hall. Join us for a study of the Book of James. For more information, contact Merideth Gray at 901-496-7448 or call the church office at 252-5131 and leave a message.
• Singing Evangel Full Gospel Assembly will have their regular singing, Aug. 25, 7 p.m. Featured group will be the Williams Family.
• BENEFIT Mt. Pisgah CME Church is sponsoring a benefit program for Josephine Hester at 6 p.m. All area choirs and singing groups are invited to participate. Mt. Pisgah is located at 3877 Cayce Road. Elder Eddie Wilson is the pastor.
• USHER’S DAY Jones Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 205 Old Hwy. 7 South, will have their annual Ushers Day at 3 p.m. The guest speaker will be Pastor C.W. Tutton and the Ellis Grove M.B. Church of Memphis, Tenn. Pastor in charge is John Powell.
• SPECIAL GUESTS First Baptist Church of Mt. Pleasant presents Carroll and Donna Roberson of Roberson Ministries in the morning service at 10:45 a.m. and evening service at 6 p.m. The church is located at 1450 Boswell Road, Hwy. 311, Mt. Pleasant.
• Choir day Bell Grove will celebrate choir day, 3 p.m. Everyone is cordially invited.
• Anniversary The Twilight Singers will celebrate their anniversary at the Baptist Assoc. building on Cuba St. in Holly Springs, 6 p.m. Emcee is Pat Boga. Many special guests and groups are invited.
• HOMECOMING The Mt. Sinai C.O.G.I.C. of Mt. Pleasant will have their annual Homecoming Day at 3 p.m. Special guests will be Pastor Evangelist Laverne Oliver and the Kingdom of God Ministry of Byhalia. Everyone is invited. Elder Curtis Pritchard Sr. is pastor.
• Potluck lunch will be held after service in the fellowship hall of the Victoria United Methodist Church, Hwy. 178, (behind the post office) Victoria. Please join us for service at 11 a.m. or just for the lunch at 12 noon. We hope to see you there and the community is invited.
• State drive Wilkins Chapel CME Church, Waterford, will have their 4th annual state drive, Sun., Aug. 26, 2:30 p.m. Rev. Walter Hoof of Memphis, Tenn. will be the guest speaker. Rev. Robert Odum, pastor.
• HOMECOMING services will be held at Bethany Baptist Church beginning at 11 a.m. Larry West will be the guest speaker and Mitch Stone will be leading the singing after the noon meal. Bro. Donald Worsham, pastor, invites everyone.
• REVIVAL Greenfield Presbyterian Church’s revival begins August 26 at 6 p.m. with W. James Lyons bringing the message; and continue Aug. 27-29 at 7 p.m. Other speakers include Pastor Marvin Smith Sr. from Chandler Hill Baptist Church; Pastor Archie Bowen from Hearn Grove Baptist Church; and Evangelist Dorothy Palmer from Spring Hill.
• Revival Winborn United Methodist Church, Aug. 27-29, 7 p.m. Bro. Gene Caltharp, speaker, with special singing. Rev. Neal Vick, pastor, invites everyone.
• Revival McIntyre Church, Aug. 28-30, 7:30 p.m. nightly with evangelist Pastor Arthur Fitzpatrick. Everyone is invited.
• FALL REVIVAL will be held at Kimbrough Chapel Church August 29-31 with Rev. Ronnie Franklin as the guest speaker.
• PTA meeting Holly Springs Intermediate School will hold its first PTA meeting on Thursday, August 30, at 5 p.m. in the library. All parents with children at the Intermediate School are encouraged to attend.
• Family reunion, All members of the late Estell Glass Faulkner and the late Annie Glass Craine families are invited to the annual family reunion at the home of Eliza Mae Craine, Hwy. 309 S., Byhalia.
• BENEFIT PROGRAM for Rev. Wilson Reynold at Mighty God Ministry, 219 Valley View, Victoria, 7 p.m. Host pastor is John Powell. For more info. contact Angela Reynold or Betty Raimey at 662-278-9388.
• REVIVAL Bluff Springs Baptist Church, Ashland, will have a Fall Revival, Sept. 2-7. Evangelist Clint Davidson from Alabama will be preaching and bring special music. Sunday morning service is 10 a.m. with Pastor Faron Ash; and 11 a.m. with Evangelist Clint Davidson; meal will follow service. No evening service will be held. Mon.-Fri preaching at 7 p.m.
• APPRECIATION Davis Temple Outreach Ministries, 635 West St., will be celebrating their Pastor and Wife’s 14th Pastoral Appreciation Sept. 5-7 at 7 p.m. nightly; and Sept. 9 at 3 p.m. Host pastor is Elder Robert Davis. Everyone is invited.
• Craft fair Carey Chapel Baptist Church, 170 Carey Chapel Rd., Red Banks, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Homemade crafts, food, concessions and much more. Vendors, call before Aug. 31 to reserve your spot. All proceeds benefit youth fund.
• ANNUAL MEETING The Bethel Cemetery Association Inc. will hold its annual meeting at Bethel Presbyterian Church, 3810 Bethel Rd., Olive Branch, 2 p.m.
• MUSICIAN’S APPRECIATION Rising Star M.B. Church invites all groups, choirs, male choruses to join in songs of praise at 3 p.m. Pastor is Robert McClain.
• BENEFIT The Mt. Sinai C.O.G.I.C. of Mt. Pleasant will be having a Benefit Program for Min. Sammie & Sis. Curtanya Smith (Min. Sammie spent Jan. - June 2012 in the hospital with a life-threatening illness) at 6 p.m. We are asking for donations, prayer, and participation from choirs and groups. To send donations or to be a part of the program, please contact Sis. Willanda Marshall (901) 864-6697; Sis. Delois Briggs (662) 544-0637; or Sis. Curesa Smith (901) 282-1862. The pastor is Elder Curtis Pritchard Sr.
• TRIBUTE The Stars of Faith are honoring local musicians at Finley M.B. Church, 6 p.m. For more info. call Quatavius Mason at 901-605-1299 or Betty Raimey at 662-278-9388.
• A spaghetti supper will be held 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Victoria United Methodist Church fellowship hall, Hwy. 178, (behind the post office) Victoria. Come join us for good food and fellowship.
• REUNION The Byhalia High Class of 1972 will have their 40th class reunion at the Butcher Shop Steakhouse, 107 South Germantown Parkway, 6 p.m. For more info. contact Martha Echols Mcgowan 662-564-2219 or Izolar Harper, 901-438-3004.
• INSTALLATION SERVICE of Officers will be held at Wilkins Chapel, 11 a.m. The guest speaker will be Rev. Lawrence McKinzie. Host pastor is Rev. Robert Odum.
• Classes 80-95 will host the 3rd Annual Homecoming Alumni Mix & Mingle weekend October 26-28. An exciting and fun-filled weekend has been planned. Join our group on facebook called “Rangers Run This” or look us up on email@example.com to receive the itinenary and complete details. This event will help provide scholarship funding for a deserving NWCC Student. The activities will include old school music, tailgating, bbq, comedy show, and a night out on the town at one of Memphis’ hottest night spots. Remember ‘aint no party like a Rangers party. Hope to see you there.
• INTERCESSORY PRAYER HOUSE GATHERING - House of Prayer Outreach Ministries (553 Tunstall Rd., Byhalia) will have intercessory prayer every third Saturday of each month at 10 a.m. Pastor is Commanda Lesure. For more information call 662-874-9186 or Catherine Todd at 662-564-3419.
• HOUSE OF PRAYER OUTREACH MINISTRIES welcomes you to come and worship with us Sundays at 10 a.m.; noon day prayer on Tuesdays and deliverance services on Friday at 7 p.m. The church is located at 553 Tunstall Rd., Byhalia. Commanda Lesure is pastor. For more information call 662-874-9186
• WORSHIP Byhalia Church of God and Pastor Billy and Judy Smith welcomes you to come and worship with us Sunday 10:30 a.m. and Wednesday 7 p.m. The church is located at 2550 Hwy. 309 S, Byhalia.
• SINGING Marianna Baptist Church located on Hwy 309 South invites everyone to join them in worship through songs at the singings each second Saturday of the month.
• HOPEWELL NO. 2 Church Services are Sunday School ever 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Sunday at 9:30 a.m.; 4th Sunday at 8 a.m.; morning worship every 1st, 2nd, and 3rd at 11 a.m.; 4th at 9 a.m.; and Bible class every Monday night at 7 p.m.
• GED Do you need your GED to get a job or go to college? Classes are offered at Catholic Social Services on Tuesday and Thursday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Let us help you get that job or go to college. We are located behind St. Joseph Catholic Church. Call 252-1336 for more information.
• ATTENTION NEW LOCATION! 3-D Ladies’ Christian Based Diet Class meets every Tuesday, 5:30-7 p.m. at 525 Old Hwy. 78, next door to Latter Rain Church in Holly Springs. For info. call Marion Pryor, 662-274-4893.
• Singing Marianna Baptist Church, monthly singing, the second Saturday of each month; 5 p.m. fellowship, 6:15 singing. Everyone is welcome to attend.
• Men’s Bible study All men are invited to Bible Study each Monday night at Fellowship Baptist Church, located three miles north of Byhalia on Byhalia Road. For more information call Wade Crum, pastor, 901-825-7166.
• The Dulcimers meet at the Marshall County Library 1 p.m. each second and fourth Thursday of the month.
• FIFTH SUNDAY SERVICES Wilkins Chapel CME Church, Waterford, is now having 5th Sunday services. Sunday school, 10 a.m., morning worship, 11 a.m. Broadcast every Sunday, 6:30 p.m., FM 92.7.
• Marriage counseling class Christ New Beginning Church, 440 Martin Luther King Dr., Holly Springs, will have a marriage counseling class each Wed., 6-7 p.m. beginning Feb. 4. Married, single, divorced or widowed are welcomed. For more info. call Rev. Harvey Garrison, pastor, 662-252-3813.
• Senior Theatre Club The FW Coleman Theatre Club for senior adults meets 1 p.m. on Tuesdays at 3877 Cayce Road in Cayce. For info. call 662-838-2551. For performances or guest appearances call 314-383-7410 or 662-383-2551. The meetings are open to the public. Bring your Bible for the study session, a pen, a pencil, and personal readings or songs to perform.
• Grief Share Ministry each Monday, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Hernando Presbyterian Church, 2070 Mt. Pleasant Road, Hernando. Pastor is Steve Woods, 662-449-0120. For more information call Bill Morris, 901-378-8979.
• Recovery Meeting SOS Christian Recovery Ministries will host a group meeting Friday evenings at 6 p.m. The group’s primary focus is drug addiction, alcoholism and the affected families. There will be a group for family members to learn how to cope and heal from the destructive behavior of an addict or an alcoholic in the family. The meeting place is Cedar Haven Baptist Church at 750 Hwy. 309 S, Byhalia, exit 14 off Hwy. 78, 4-lane, south and is the first building on your right! Call Mike at 901-827-8115 for more info.
• MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS: An illness, not an addition. If you are a victim of this masquerading illness and need support contact Bill and Janice Latimer at firstname.lastname@example.org or 901-268-1631 or 901-487-1355 - support group being formed.
• Clear Creek Baptist Church is accepting donations for the cemetery fund. All monies donated will go to maintain the cemetery. If you have loved ones buried here or know someone who does, why not make a donation in their memory? Clear Creek Baptist Church, 1704 Clear Creek Rd., Lamar, MS 38642. Contact James Skelton, 662-252-5155.
• BUS MINISTRY The Apostolic Church of Jesus is now offering a bus ministry. If you need a ride to church, please call Bro. Bobby, cell, 662-560-3946 or home, 662-562-6765; or Pastor Garland Loveless, 662-838-8110. Services are Sun. morning, 10 a.m.-12 noon, Sun. evening, 6:30 p.m. and Wed. evening, 7:30 p.m.
• Awana at Red Banks Baptist Church. Every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Please call 544-0531 for van transportation. Supper, $5 per person, 5:30-6:15 p.m.
• AA MEETING - Open to public: AA meeting, every Tues. and Fri. night, 8 p.m., in Ashland at the Women’s Bldg. at the Fairgrounds. If you want to drink that’s your business. If you want to stop, we can help. For more info. call 662-224-6151.
• CEMETERY MAINTENANCE Spring Hill Baptist Church has started a maintenance fund for cutting grass in the cemetery. If you would like to make a donation toward this fund in memory or in honor of a loved one, we would appreciate your help. The cemetery is maintained only by donations. Please make your donation to Spring Hill Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, Maxine Palmer, P.O. Box 55, Waterford, MS 38685.
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