Community Calendar 10-31-19

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, Oct. 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.

Kennedy Springs Baptist Church Mission Center "FALL/WINTER SALE" Friday and Saturday, Nov. 1 & 2, (8 a.m.-12  noon). They are open the 1st and 3rd Friday and Saturday each month with huge selections of clothing, scrubs, what-nots, toys, linens, books and much more at inexpensive prices. They've got coats, jackets, sweaters, sweats, toboggans, boots and even some cool hunting clothes. Also, weather permitting, they will have a trailer load of toys outside! They receive new items  often from CATO, Ballyhoo, Dollar General, TAGS and other boutiques. They also offer free Bibles, Sunday school books and prayer devotion books. Follow the pink signs from Polk's Pharmacy only 9 miles from downtown Magee and only 10 miles out Highway #540E from Highway #49 to 2034 Simpson Highway #540 (601/847-0702). Share their fb page "Kennedy Springs Mission Center Ministry"!

November 2

Station 7 Fire Department will have a fundraiser at their sub station on Hwy 540 on Saturday, Nov. 2, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. They will be selling hamburgers, hot dogs and boiled peanuts and ask everyone to come out to help support their local community fire department.

Puckett Methodist Women to hold Missions Market Place, Saturday Nov. 2, from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Puckett United Methodist Church, 6412 Hwy 18 in downtown Puckett. Proceeds 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 601-591-5570.

CPR class Nov. 2 at 10 a.m. at Magee Congregational Methodist Church. Everyone is invited. Call 601-849-4595,  Rev. Chris Garcia, for more information, leave message. $20 for certification.

The Magee Class of 1962 will have a get together at Berry’s  Fish House in Magee on Saturday, Nov. 2, at 11 a.m.  All class mates are invited.

November 3

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

James Chapel Church invites everyone to their annual Women’s Day Program on Sunday, Nov. 3, at 1:30 p.m. The guest speaker is First Lady Bobbie Harris of Cool Spring M.B. Church in McCall Creek, MS. All ladies are asked to wear black and red. Refreshments will be served in the Fellowship Hall.

Harrisville UMC will have Homecoming on Nov. 3, at 11 a.m. Bro. Dexter Ware will be our guest speaker. Lunch to follow in Family Life Center!

New Hope Baptist Church will have Homecoming on Nov. 3 at 11 a.m. celebrating 138 years of service to our Lord in our church community and county. Bro.Joe Arview will preach. We will enjoy history of our church and special music on that day. Food and refreshments will be served in the fellowship hall immediately following services. Praises in song will continue in the afternoon. Everyone is invited to attend.

Nov.3 at Athens Baptist Church, concert by Hunter May to celebrate their Homecoming. Everyone is invited to come and enjoy a time of worship and fellowship.

November 7

The Republican Women of Simpson County will meet Thursday Nov. 7, at 11 a.m. in the E 911 Bldg in M'hall. Guests are welcome. For info call 601 953 2433.

November 9

Gospel Sing Saturday, Nov. 9, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Sanford Community Center, 663 Old Highway 49 Sanford. Featuring Heavens Jubilee, Bro. Glenn Shoemake and The  Faithway Singers. Free admission. A love offering will be received. For more info call 601-765-6485.


Toys Registration Drive Simpson County Age:  0-17 Registration: online at Dates to apply: 10/21/2019 – December 1, 2019, 6 p.m. Questions: Call 601-878-1029 or email Community Support. We are seeking partnerships with Non-Profits, Churches, Businesses, Schools, Social Service Agencies, City Departments and Officials. Ways you can support: Sponsorships, Events, Collect Toys, Donations, Food and Drinks for Volunteers, Box Trucks Usage, Storage, Advertisement, newspaper Ads or warehouse space.

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

Grief Share meeting began at Overflow beginning October 1. It continues 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.