Church News October 3, 2019

133rd Church


Saint John Missionary Baptist Church, located at 235 Woodburn Road, Inverness cordially invites you and your church family to their 133rd Church Anniversary at 11 a.m. Sunday. The speaker for this glorious occasion will be their own pastor, Norman Mack.

Men’s Day

Saint Peter Missionary Baptist Church, 432 Sunflower Road, Sunflower invites you to help them celebrate their annual Men’s Day program at 11 a.m. Sunday.

Women’s Day

You are invited as the women of Union Grove Baptist Church of Moorhead celebrate their annual Women’s Day program at 11:30 a.m. Sunday. The speaker for this occasion will be Sis. Barbara Baymon.

Musician Appreciation  

Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church, located at 725 Hwy. 442 in the Steiner community, invites the public to Bro. Cleotha Dean's musician appreciation program to be held at 2 p.m. Sunday.

Pastor’s Anniversary

The members of the Church of Our Lord are elated to invite you to their Pastor and Co-Pastor’s 37th-year anniversary service at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Bishop Adrian D. Ware from The Church Triumphant Global of Jackson will be ministering.

Ushers Ministry Meeting

Sunflower County Ushers Ministry’s monthly meeting will take place at 4 p.m. Sunday at Union Grove Baptist Church.

Blessing of the Animals

In honor of the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi, St. Stephen's Episcopal Church at 205 East Gresham Street will hold its annual Blessing of the Animals at 5 p.m. Sunday. All people and pets are welcomed! Please bring animals on leashes or in carriers for their safety.

Discipleship Lesson

Ross Ministries School of Discipleship will continue teaching the lesson “Developing Friendship with God” these Wednesdays in October: 9th and 16th starting at 6:15 p.m. You are encouraged to attend these meetings, which will be held at Full Gospel Church, located in the Lovelace Shopping Center beside Tower Loan. For more information contact Mrs. Jessie Potts Mitchell at 662-207-0089.

Prayer Walk

Rash Temple Church of God in Christ, located in Sunflower, will host a prayer walk beginning at 7 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12 at City Hall. City officials, leaders and all churches and citizens are welcome.

Pastor Appreciation


Ross Ministries School Of Discipleship/Full Gospel Church, located at 612 Sunflower Ave., Building 1-A, in the Lovelace Shopping Center, invites the public to their Pastor, Charlie Ross, and wife, Prophetess Shirley Ross’, 6th-year appreciation celebration beginning at11a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12. The speaker will be Judy Trader of Indianola.

Men and Women Day

Swan Lake Missionary Baptist Church, located at 160 Hwy. 82 West Old Stinson Road, Moorhead, invites you to their annual Men and Women Day program at 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 13. The guest speaker for this occasion will be Minister Frankie Ann Walker, pastor of Agape Homeless Ministry in Birmingham, Ala.

Women Day

Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 261 French Road, will celebrate their Women Day 2019 at 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 13. Jennifer Russell from Persimmon Grove Missionary Baptist Church will be the featured speaker.

127th Church


Holly Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 651 Waco Road, Inverness, cordially invites you to their 127th-year church anniversary at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 13. Pastor Larry Dozier will be the speaker.

Choir Performance

Traveler’s Rest Missionary Baptist Church on Hwy. 3, Moorhead invites you to their annual choir performance at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13. Your choir is asked to come prepared to render an A and B selection.

Men and Women’s Day

First United Baptist Church, 720 Coolidge Street, cordially invites you to join them in celebrating their annual Men and Women’s Day program at 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 20. The speaker for this glorious occasion will be Mrs. Emma Golden, retired educator of Indianola School District, a member of First United Baptist Church and Vice President of the Sunflower County Consolidated School District board. The theme will be “Christian Men and Women Walking in the Spirit.”

Fall Revival

Mercy Ministries Church, 612 N. Sunflower Avenue, Bldg. 10 (Lovelace Shopping Center) cordially invites you to their annual Fall Revival services at 7 p.m. nightly, Oct. 21 through Oct. 23. The special guest evangelist for the three night event will be Pastor Lisa Reed Day of Wasp Lake Missionary Baptist Church, Belzoni.

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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