Church News December 12, 2019

Sunflower County Laymen Meeting

The Sunflower County Laymen will hold their regular meeting at 6 p.m. TODAY at First United Baptist Church, Indianola. All pastors, deacons and laymen are invited to share in this fellowship on the duties and responsibilities of laymen. Rev. W.T. McCormick, pastor of Pleasant Valley First Baptist, Inverness will be the guest lecturer. For more info, please call: Bro. Mansfield Langston (207-3091); Bro. Elvis Pernell (207-2503); Bro. Donald Murry (207-6562); or Bro. Sam Brock (887-2833).

Breakfast and Clothes Give-a-way

New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church and Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church will host a FREE breakfast and clothes give-a-way from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday at 1003 Airport Road.

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The Young Steppers of Rasberry United Methodist Church invites the public to their Christmas at Rasberry program at 6 p.m. Saturday.  Come and enjoy this group of young people give their version of "The greatest Gift."

Christmas Party

Higher Heights Missionary Baptist Church, located at 303 Pershing Street, Moorhead, invites you to attend their annual Christmas Party at 6 p.m. Saturday. The theme is “A Cajun Christmas.”



You are cordially invited to help Swan Lake Missionary Baptist Church celebrate their musician, Sis. Hurtice Carey, at an appreciation service to be held at 6 p.m. Saturday. The program is entitled “A Woman with a Purpose.”



Persimmon Grove Missionary Baptist Church, located at 617 Landfield Road, Sunflower, invites the public to their Pre-Christmas Program to be held at 11 a.m. Sunday. The speaker will be Terry Cobbs Sr. and the colors for this special occasion are red T-shirts with black bottoms.

Sunday Message

Pastor Charlie Ross of Ross Ministries will be delivering a powerful message from God at 11a.m. Sunday, at Full Gospel Church, located beside the Tower Loan building in the Lovelace Shopping Center (Building 1-A) on Sunflower Ext., Indianola.

Pastor Appreciation Service

Macedonia Church of God, Moorhead, would like to invite the public to their Pastor Appreciation Service for Pastor Lorine Douglas to be held at noon Sunday. The guest speaker for this glorious occasion will be Pastor Shirley Bass of Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Indianola.

Christmas Cantata

Come One, Come All! At 6 p.m. Sunday, Baptist Grove Baptist Church, located at 408 Cliff Finch, Sunflower, will present their annual Christmas Cantata! They invite the public to come out and join them as they tell the Christmas story in song!

Healing and

Deliverance Services

Ross Ministries School of Discipleship’s Healing and Deliverance program will conclude at 6:15 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18th. If you need healing in your body, deliverance from circumstances in your marriage or finances, help with depression, drugs, stress or other related problems, let the power of God’s anointed words speak life into your body. Make arrangements to attend these meetings to be held at Full Gospel Church, located in the Lovelace Shopping Center, next to the Tower Loan building. For more information contact Prophetess Shirley Ross (662-303-8320) or Mrs. Jessie Mitchell (662-207-0089).


Worship Service

Mercy Ministries Church, located at 612 N. Sunflower Ave., Bldg. 10 cordially invites the public to their special Pre-Christmas Worship Service at 11 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 22. Christmas cheers and fellowship will follow the service!

Love Day Celebration

Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Inverness invites you to their Love Day Celebration honoring their musicians, Mrs. Chrysanthemum Stevenson-Frizell and Mr. Jeremie Jones at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22.

Invitation to Attend Church

Are you looking for a church home and/or a place to worship God? If your answer is “yes” then Second Baptist Church, located at 704 N. Sunflower Road (Hwy. 448) welcomes you! Sunday School begins at 9:45 a.m. followed by preaching of the Gospel at 11 a.m. Wednesday night Prayer Meeting starts at 6:30 p.m.

Weekly Services

Trinity Outreach Ministry, 504 Roosevelt Street, invites you to their weekly services: Tuesday night prayer (7 to 7:30 p.m.); Tuesday night Bible class (7:30 to 9 p.m.); Friday night prayer (7 to 9 p.m.); Sunday School service (10:30 to 11:30 a.m.); Sunday worship services (11:45 a.m. until ---; and also at 6 p.m.).

Bible Study

Explorer’s Bible Study invites you to come and study “Psalms of Prayer and Praise” with them at First United Methodist Church, 205 Second Street. Classes for men and women meet on Monday evenings from 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Classes for women will meet on Thursday mornings from 9:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Study books cost $30 per semester and scholarships and nurseries are available upon request. For more info, contact Jana Donahoe (662-887-6069) or Sara Ann Harris (662-265-5754).


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