Upcoming Church Events (September 3, 2019)

Published 4:28 pm Thursday, September 5, 2019

Sept. 3-5

New Bethel M.B. Church of Darling will hold revival nightly at 7 p.m. The guest speaker will be Rev. H.P. Washington, Jr., of Memphis. Gregory Coleman is the pastor. All are invited. Call Lilly Whitehead for more information at 563-3868.

Sept. 7

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The first annual Community Church Picnic will be held from noon to 6 p.m. at Paradise Point Pavilion on Sardis Lake. Lunch will be served from noon to 2 p.m. Everyone is invited for good food, music, karaoke, singing, dancing, games and bouncy’s for the children. Just bring lawn chairs and tents. The event is hosted by Mt. Gillion, Bethlehem, Bluff Springs, Pilgrim Rest and St. Peter’s. Donations are accepted, but not expected. 

United Fellowship M.B. Church will have a Fish/BBQ Plate fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 263 Hwy.  W. in Batesville. Contact Jeffery McMullen or Cora Brooks for more information.

Sept.  8

West Camp M.B. Church will have its Pastor’s 6th Anniversary service at 3 p.m. Church pastor is Rev. Harlen Harris. Guest speaker will be Rev. Melvin Ellis of Pilgrim’s Rest. Everyone is cordially invited.

Nelson Chapel M.B. Church will celebrate its pastor and wife’s 14th Love Day with an appreciation Sunday. Guest speaker in the 11 a.m service will be Minister Deundre Jackson of the Springfield M.B Church of Senatobia and speaker for the 3 p.m. service will be Bishop Charles Bond of the New Salem M.B Church of Memphis.

Mt. Zion Baptist Church will celebrate its pastor and wife’s, Rev. And Mrs. Sammie Parker, Love Day, at 2:30 p.m. The special guest speaker will be Dr. Walter Newson of Mt. Gillion. The public is invited to attend.

Sept. 11-13

Sardis Lake Baptist Church will have a revival with the Phillips Family from Gaffney, S.C., Wednesday thru Friday at 6:30 p.m. each night. For more information call 609-0546.

Sept. 15

Spring Hill Asa M.B. Church will celebrate its annual usher day at 3 p.m. Everyone is invited to come and share in the service.

United Fellowship M.B. Church will have Family & Friends Day at Holiday Inn at 2:30 p.m. The guest speaker will be Rev. Carl Shields from New Chicago M.B.  Church. Pastor is Jeffery K. McMullen.

Sept. 29

The Pilgrim Rest Church family, 4011 Ballentine Road, Batesville, will celebrate its annual Family and Friends Day at 2:30 p.m. Special guests will be Pastor Melvin “Bo” Ellis and the Pilgrim Rest of Cotton Plant Road, Courtland Church family and choir. Please plan to attend. Rev. Willie Frost is the host pastor.


Explorer’s Bible Study 7 to 8:15 in the fellowship hall at First United Methodist Church. Classes begin Aug. 22. Call or text 934-9851 for more information.


Explorer’s Bible Study 9 to 10:30 in the sanctuary at First Baptist in Batesville. Call or text 487-2293 for more information. Explorer’s noon meets 12:05 to 12:55 downtown at First United Methodist Church.  Call or text 561-2015 for more information.


Celebrate Recovery With Jesus meets each Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m. at Victory Independent Baptist Church on Hwy. 51S, two-and-a-half miles south of Batesville on the right. Bring all your hurts, habits, and hang-ups. Call 209-7773 for more information