Community Calendar 10-10-2019

October 10-13

Gospel Tent Meetings Old Fashioned Preaching Gospel Singing Tent set up at Magee City Park 1647 6th St. SE Magee, MS 39111 October 10-13 6:30 pm.

October 12

Gospel Singing Saturday, Oct. 12, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Sanford Community Center, 663 Old Highway 49, Sanford. Featuring Southern Heritage, Leaf River and The  Faithway Singers. Free admission. A love offering will be received. For more info call 601-765-6485.

The Martin Luther Shows Family Reunion will be held Saturday, October 12, at the Mendenhall Community Center, located at 1630 Simpson Hwy. 149, Mendenhall.  Doors will open at 10 a.m.  Bring a dish and a drink; paper goods and ice will be furnished.  For further information, contact Lynn McCoy at 601-572-6291.

October 12-13

Nazareth M.B. Church Pastor's Anniversary Weekend Celebration,

Nazareth N.B. Church 611 Dixie Avenue, Mendenhall  Pastor - Reverend Willie B Hobbs, Jr. First lady's Luncheon Saturday, October 12, 11 a.m. Theme: :The Power of a Praying Woman" Scripture; Phillipians 4:6 Speaker: Sister Mitchell, First lady of Zion Hill M.B. Church Pastor's Anniversary Program Sunday, October 13.

Service begins at 2 p.m. Theme: "Holy Spirit Empowered," Scripture: Acts 1:8, Speaker: Minister Mancell Hobbs

October 13

Maddox family reunion will be Sunday, Oct. 13, at Sharon Presbyterian Church. Bring food and drinks, paper goods will be provided. For more information call Nannie Prestwood at 601-849-5721.

Mendenhall Jr. High Fall Festival will be October 17 from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Bracelets will be $10 until the end of school on Oct. 17 and then will be $15 at festival. Bracelets will include everything except haunted house, face painting and concessions. Cake walk, photo booth, balloon pop, apple bobbing, hayride and bounce house.

October 13-16

Magee First United Methodist Church revival October 13-16, 2019 Sunday 10 am Monday - Wednesday 7 pm The public is invited!

October 14

The USDA Service Center, which houses the Simpson County Farm Service Agency (FSA) and the Simpson County Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) offices, located at 3080 Simpson Hwy. 13, Mendenhall, MS, will be CLOSED Monday, October 14, 2019, for Columbus Day.  The Service Center will re-open on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, at 8:00 a.m. 

October 15

Artwork created by individuals served by Boswell Regional Center is on display through Oct. 15 on Boswell’s campus. Each piece was designed by those with some degree of intellectual or developmental disability. Individuals are enrolled in classes held on Boswell’s Magee campus and in the surrounding area.

The pieces on display and for sale will include paintings in various mediums. Artwork can be purchased at this event, which is open to the public Monday-Friday, 8:15 a.m.– 4:15 p.m. Visitors are asked to stop at the security office near the front entrance to obtain directions.

October 18-19

Mission Rummage Sale will be OCtober 18-19 and October 25-26 8am-until at Main Street Baptist Church. All proceeds go to missions. Clothes, baby clothes, furniture, home and kitchen, vinyl records and much more!!. Authentic Hondurant Tamales available by order call 601-479-9811. 550  Main Street South, Mendenhall.

October 19

Simpson County branch of the NAACP will be hosting a second town hall meeting on OCtober 19 at 11 am at the Magge Community house to discuss the Simpson county school’s board progress on the community concerns and issues with the Simpson county public school systems, ythat were brought before them at the last town hall meeting. Please plan to attend.

New Zion M.B. Church Pinola, MS Annual Family and Friends Day Weekend October 19th and 20th. Theme: "Homecoming Celebration " Scripture: Mark 5:19 Saturday, October 19th fun, food and games starting at 9:30 a.m.; Lunch will begin at 12:30p.m. We will end our day with a controlled four-wheeler trail ride (rules will able) line up time 2:45 ride will start at 3:00p.m. On Sunday, October 20th services starts at 10:30a.m. food and Fellowship after services. Rev. Jerry Hollins, Associate Pastor of New Hymn M.B Church Pinola. Ms will be guest Speaker. If you cannot attend please pray that we have a spirit filled and blessed Celebration. Yours in Christ Rev. Ricardo McNair, Pastor

October 20

New Hymn M.B. Church invites you to their friends and family day on October 20 at 1pm. Guest speaker will be Pastor Dwight Robinson of Higher Level Worship Center in Jackson.

Kennedy Springs Baptist church, 2021 MS-540, Magee, will have Homecoming on Sunday, October 20 with Bro. Charles Ray Burnham. Services will began at 10am with lunch immediately following. All previous members and friends are invited to join us in this special time of worship and fellowhsip. More information, please call 601-847-3924 or 601-847-4059.

New Beginnings Church invites everyone to their 5th year church anniversary. Guest speaker will be Pastor Dino Terrell, Pastor of NEw Chapel UMC and Green Grove UMC in Forest, MS. This special occassion will be Sunday, October 20 at 2pm. Dinner will be served.

Pleasant Hill Baptist Church 512 Rockport New Hebron Rd will be having homecoming October 20th at 10:30 am. Covered dish lunch at 12 noon and concert at 1pm. Music evangelist from Mathiston, Ms.  Steve and Becky Carver & Family.

St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, Mount Olive, MS will host its annual Pink Sunday on October 20, 2019 at 2PM .  The public is invited to attend and bring a friend for an afternoon of shared information and personal testimonies from Breast Care and Domestic Abuse Survivors.  Guest speaker will be Shanell Williamson- Community Health Worker-SEMRHI-MS SHINE Project. This program is sponsored by the St. Paul MBC Home Mission Society, Membership and Pastor Donald Coats.

October 20-23

Simpson County Baptist Association Fall Renewal Services will be Sunday, Oct. 20 - Wednesday, Oct. 23 at 6:30 nightly. Locations will be Sunday, at Corinth Church with Bro.Ted Bowlin; Monday, D’Lo Baptist Church with Bro. Jason Wooley; Tuesday, at New Bethlehem Baptist Church with Bro. Bruce Smith; and Wednesday at Calvary Baptist Church in Braxton with Bro. Earl Clark. Worship leadership provided by host churches.

Beginning Sunday, October 20, at 1:30 p.m. the Mount Mercy Church family will be celebrating their annual fall festival. Our guest speaker will be Pastor Bobby Hamilton Jr., pastor of Pillars of Truth Church, Mendenhall. Service will begin nightly at 7:15. All area churches, groups, soloists, and the general public are invited to attend. For more information and direction call/text 601-382-3025.

October 25-26

Mission Rummage Sale will be  Ocober 25-26 8am-until at Main Street Baptist Church. All proceeds go to missions. Clothes, baby clothes, furniture, home and kitchen, vinyl records and much more!!. Authentic Hondurant Tamales available by order call 601-479-9811. 550  Main Street South, Mendenhall.

October 27

Shiloh Baptist Church Hwy 49 South Magee will have Homecoming October 27 10am. Crossbridge singers. Rev. Gary Roberts preaching meal to follow after service.

October 31

Greater New Jerusalem Apostolic Faith Church, 2626 Simpson Hwy 49, Mendenhall, will host My Kid’s Got Talent on Thursday, Oct. 31, at 6 p.m. For more information contact Torrie Sandifer 601-382-2979 or Lamar Randle 601-503-4816.

The Mendenhall High school Fall Festival will be held at the school on Thursday, October 31, from 5-8 p.m.  They will have a haunted house, bingo, costume contest, Trunk or Treat, Health Fair and food. Anyone interested in renting a booth space for $10 or needs more information call Sandra Jager at 601-847-2411. This event is hosted by the FCCLA members.

November 2

Puckett Methodist Women to hold Missions Market Place, Saturday November 2, 2019 from 8:00am-2:00pm at the Puckett United Methodist Church located at 6412 Hwy 18 in downtown Puckett MS. Proceeds to go to help children on the Autism Spectrum attend the Center Ridge Outpost summer camp. Funds will also go to our Friends in Need campaign to help those with cancer and other medical expenses. Our day will include vendors with handmade items, rummage sale, raffle items, and a soup lunch café for $5. We will be selling our frozen casseroles to help you get through the Thanksgiving and Christmas season. Table space is available for $25. For more information contact the church office at 601-5570.

November 3

Athens Baptist Church will have Homecoming, Nov. 3. Hunter  May will be singing. Sunday worship service will begin at 11 p.m. Following the morning service, we will have lunch in the fellowship hall. Pastor John Coleman invites everyone to attend.


“Celebrate Recovery” meets every Thursday night at Overflow Church at 6 p.m., 222 Railroad Dr. SE Magee, MS 39111.

Grief Share meeting will start at Overflow beginning October 1, 2019. It will be on Tuesday nights from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at 222 Railroad Dr. SE Magee, MS 39111

Morning prayer and afternoon luncheon is held every Thursday at Mt. Moriah Church. Prayer time is 11 a.m. until noon. Lunch and fellowship time is 12:15-1:15 p.m. Prayer and lunch are open to all people to get spiritually fed and natural food for the soul. Senior citizens, the needy and the homeless, come and bring a friend. Mt. Moriah Church is located at 160 Mt. Moriah Church Road, Magee.

The Books-n-Lunch Club meets at the Magee Library at 12:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month to discuss a book chosen for adult readers. New participants are welcome. Pick up or prepare a lunch item to share and join the group, or just visit.                               Call the library at 601-849-3747 for information.

Magee First UMC livestreams Sunday morning worship services at 10 a.m. weekly via Services are also archived for viewing convenience.

The Simpson County Federation of Democratic Women meets at the E911 Building in Mendenhall the third Saturday of each month from 10-11 a.m.

American Legion Post 74 meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month. at the VFW, Hwy 49, Magee, at 6:30 p.m. Veterans and active duty service personnel welcome.

Lunch and Prayer is held every Tuesday from 12-1 p.m. at BridgePointe Church, 123 Choctaw Street E., Magee. Hosted by Genesis (a BridgePointe Ministry.)

Weekly Prayer  every Thursday at noon at the Faith Tabernacle COGIC located across from the Goodwater Barber School   in Magee. For info call 601-849- 4007.

Preschool story time is held at Mendenhall Public Library on Thursdays at 10 a.m. Bring your preschooler for stories, songs and crafts.The library offers many activities for children of all ages during the week and after school.