Greater New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church, located at 1111 Garrard Rd., will host their annual Scholarship Banquet at 6 p.m. Saturday. Five graduates from Gentry High School will be awarded the Sarah H. Walker Scholarship! The speaker will be Rev. Adoris Turner.
Sis. Ethel Richard will be honored at 6 p.m. Saturday for her 58 years of secretarial work at Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church, located at 156 Hwy. 448, Indianola.
Ross Ministries School of Discipleship’s Healing and Deliverance services will continue at 6:15 p.m. these Wednesdays in December: the 11th and 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).
Sunflower County Laymen Meeting
Mark your calendar as the Sunflower County Laymen hold their regular meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12 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, Dec. 14 at 1003 Airport Road.
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, Dec. 14. 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. on Sunday, Dec. 15. The speaker will be Terry Cobbs Sr. and the colors for this special occasion are red T-shirts with black bottoms.
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.
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.).
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).