Church News September 5, 2019


   Holly Grove Missionary Baptist Church, located at 651 Waco Rd., Inverness, cordially invites you to their annual Revival service which ends tonight starting at 7 p.m. Pastor Larry Dozier will be the Evangelist.


   Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, Moorhead invites you to their Revival services set to continue at 7 p.m. tonight and tomorrow night. Special speakers for the occasion are: Pastor T.L. Martin Jr. of Greenville on Thursday; and Pastor Jonathan Roberson of Temple of Praise, Memphis on Friday.

Women’s Auxiliary

   The Women’s Auxiliary for Sunflower County will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday in the Lillian Matthews Fellowship Hall at Bell Grove Missionary Baptist Church. All women are encouraged to be present and on time.

124 Year Church


   Union Grove Missionary Baptist Church, located at 261 French Road, will celebrate their 124 Year Church Anniversary at 11 a.m. Sunday. The speaker for this occasion will be Pastor Adoris Turner III of Mount Beulah Missionary Baptist Church. The program colors are gray suits for the gentlemen and all white or gray for the ladies.

Family and Friends Day

   Kindling Star Missionary Baptist Church, located at 631 Magnolia Street, Greenville, will have their Family and Friends Day at 3 p.m. Sunday. Pastor Joe Hodges will be the speaker.

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).


   New Providence Missionary Baptist Church, located at 305 Quiver Street, Sunflower, will be hosting a soul-saving revival beginning at 7:30 p.m. nightly Monday, Sept. 9 through Friday, Sept. 13. Pastor E.C. Pitchford will be the speaker for this occasion.


   Union Grove Baptist Church of Moorhead will host a revival beginning at 7 p.m. nightly Tuesday, Sept. 10 through Thursday, Sept. 12. The guest speaker for the three-night event will be the Rev. Herman Cole of First United Baptist Church in Moorhead.

Discipleship Teaching Lesson

   Ross Ministries School of Discipleship’s teaching lesson for September will be “Financial Breakthrough,” which will conclude at 6:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept.11th at Full Gospel Church, located in the Lovelace Shopping Center beside the Tower Loan building. For more information, contact Mrs. Jessie Potts Mitchell at 662-207-0089.

98th Church Anniversary

   Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, located at 2110 Kinlock Road, will host its 98th-year church anniversary at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 22. They are asking everyone to wear your church t-shirt.

Fruit of the Spirit Program

   Saint John Missionary Baptist Church, located at 235 Woodburn Road, Inverness cordially invites your church family to their first Fruit of the Spirit program to be held at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 29.The speakers will be Thelma Porter, Sherry Cooperwood, Mae Ola Hull, Patricia Adams, Carmen Wyms, Diane Fair, Joyce Walker, Anita Coleman and Minister Natalie Porter.

Musician Anniversary

   You are invited to join New Providence Missionary Baptist Church, located at 305 Quiver Street, Sunflower, as they celebrate Ms. Hurtice Cary’s anniversary to be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 29. Your choir and/or soloist is asked to please render an A and B selection.


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