Church News 3-27-09
Fri., March 27
New Rock Hill Church will have its spring revival at 7 p.m. Rev. B. Orr, pastor of Brown Baptist Church will be the evangelist. Rev. Charles Becton is the pastor.
Sat., March 28
Faith In Action Ministries will conduct a Youth Empowerment Night service at 7 p.m. The speaker will be Derrick Sanford. Youth groups and choirs will be performing on that night.
East Batesville Mission will have a car wash at State Farm.
Deliverance Tabernacle Pentecostal Church will have a youth explosion night at 7 p.m.
March 28, 29
First Baptist Church will have a Gaither Style singing at 6 p.m. on Sunday, March 29.
The mass choir will only meet for one rehearsal which will be held March 28 from 3 p.m. - 8 p.m. A meal will be provided at 5 p.m. in the family life center. All individuals who wish to participate will receive a booklet of the songs to be sung. Booklets will be available at the church office.
Sun., March 29
East Batesville Church of God in Christ will celebrate 59 years of serving the community at 2 p.m. The church is now East Batesville Mission on Joiner Road off Hwy. 315.
East Batesville Mission will celebrate its first church anniversary at 2 p.m.
Coleman Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church will have its annual women’s day program at 3 p.m. Rev. Dr. Glenell Pruitt, pastor of the Solomon Chapel A.M.E. Church of Cleveland will be the guest speaker. Rev. Derrill Blue is the pastor.
The First United Church will observe Women’s History Month at 11 a.m. Minister Tonya Stantin of Mt. Zion Church in Sardis will be the guest speaker.
Liberty Hill M.B. Church, 1414 Cosby Road in Courtland, will have Sunday services with Sunday school at 8 a.m. and worship at 9:15 a.m.
Youth Emphasis Sunday will be observed at Macedonia M.B. Church. Rev. Willie Butler Jr. of the St. Peter M.B. Church will deliver the message. Dr. Zannie Leland Jr. is the pastor.
Sardis District Sunday School and N.B.C. Congress of North Mississippi will convene for its fifth Sunday session at 2 p.m. at the Baptist Educational Building in Sardis.
March 29 - April 1
Good Hope Baptist Church will have revival at 7:00 nightly Monday - Wednesday and Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Todd Plunkett is the pastor.
Fri., April 3
Faith in Action Ministries will be conducting “The Last Seven Sayings of Christ Rally” at 7 p.m. Bishop Anthony Rodgers is the pastor.
Sat., April 4
Women on the Move for Christ will have their annual fellowship conference at 10 a.m. at Mt. Level M.B. Church in Como. A fellowship dinner will follow. Call 487-3857.
New Hope Church of God will have a church fundraiser auction at 6 p.m. For more information call 563-1423.
April 4, 5
Pilgrim’s Rest Baptist Church will have an Easter program presented by the youth at 6 nightly.
Pope Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church will host its annual stewardess program at 3 p.m. Rev. James Wright and Mt. Zion Church of Coffeeville will be the special guests. Rev. Nehemiah Martin is the pastor.
Sun., April 5
Pope Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church will host its annual stewardess program at 3 p.m. Rev. James Wright and Mt. Zion Church will be the special guests. Rev. Nehemiah Martin is the pastor.
New Life Church will have an Easter/spring celebration beginning at 10:30 a.m. Rev. Kenneth Dyson is the pastor.
Massey Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Oakland will have its Men’s Day program at 2:30 p.m. Lloyd V. Anderson is the pastor.
A Palm Sunday observance is planned by the Heroines of Jericho, Sardis Court #3, at Mt. Zion M.B. Church in Sardis at 2:30 p.m. The Rev. Cedrick Jackson, pastor of Mt. Zion, will be the speaker. Azria “Bobby” Lewers will be the agenda guide.
Johnson Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church will have a building fund program at 3 p.m. Rev. Itson and Salem M.B. Church will be special guest. Rev. Warren H. Johnson is the pastor.
April 5 - 8
Enid Lake Baptist Church will have revival at 7:00 nightly. Rev. Avery Jones will be the speaker.
The Batesville-Memphis District will host a Holy Week revival at Johnson Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church in Courtland at 7:00 nightly. The gospel concert will be Saturday at 7 p.m. Bishop Darryl B. Starnes Sr. will be the guest evangelist.
Thurs., April 9
New Life Church will have special services “Passing of the Lamb Supper” to commemorate the last supper and crucifixion at 7 p.m. with potluck dinner to follow. Rev. Kenneth Dyson is the pastor.
Sun., April 12
Davis Chapel Methodist Church on Old Panola Road in Sardis will have an Easter Sun Rise service at 6:30 a.m. Services will be outside.
New Life Church will have a special Easter service beginning at 10:30 a.m.
Easter Sunrise will begin with Sunday school at 6 a.m. and regular service at 7:15 a.m. at Liberty Hill M.B. Church.
Fri., April 17
First Baptist Church will have a musical drama “Come, Touch the Robe.” People interested in being a member of the choir can stop by the church at 104 Panola Avenue. Rehearsal dates will be each Sunday night in March.
During the week of the musical, rehearsals will be held Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at 6:30 nightly. Volunteers are needed for acting. The first drama rehearsal will be held March 28.
For more information call the church at 563-7655.
Sun., April 19
Liberty Hill M.B. Church will celebrate family and friends day at 3 p.m. Rev. Larry Itson and Salem M.B. Church will be special guests.
Sun., April 26
Crowder Baptist Church will celebrate homecoming with services beginning at 10:30 a.m. Kelly Mitchell of Sallis will be preaching and Dave Tribble of Crowder will lead the music.