Community Calendar 7-18-2019

July 15-19

Oak Grove Baptist Church, 353 Dale Rd., New Hebron, invites you to their annual revival. The evangelist for the week of July 15-19 is  Pastor Samuel C. Newton, Pineville Baptist Church, Waynesboro, MS. Worship begins each night at 7:30.

Annual revival at Pine Grove MB Church D'Lo began on Sunday, July 14. The speaker for Monday through Wednesday will be pastor Dwight Robinson. Services will begin at 7:15 p.m. nightly.

July 19 & 20

Kennedy Springs Baptist Church "Mission Center" Back to school sale  Friday and Saturday, July 19 and 20,  (8 a.m.-12 noon). Every child gets two free school supplies. Open every 1st and 3rd Friday and Saturday each month with huge selection of clothing, scrubs, what-nots, toys, linens, books and much more at inexpensive prices. Most clothes sell for $1.00 with the exception of some that are new or name brand.  New items arrive often from CATO, Ballyhoo and Dollar General.  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."

July 20

Saturday, July 20, at 10 a.m. come to the Harrisville Library for Movies in the Morning.  Join us for our presentation of the 2018 Warner Bros. production of Ready Player One. This movie is rated PG-13 and runs for 140 minutes. *PG-13 rating is for sci-fi violence, bloody images, partial nudity and language.

Simpson County Branch of the NAACP will host a town hall meeting at the Magee Civic Center, 117 1st Ave. NW, Magee, on July 20 at 2 p.m. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss issues and concerns with the Simpson County School system affecting our children in our community with the Simpson County School Board. We would like our concerned citizens of Simpson County to be in attendance with your questions ready. Please come out and find out what’s going on in our schools.

July 21

James Chapel Church and pastor invite your pastor and church family to our annual revival. Revival services start Sunday, July 21,  at 2 p.m. with Pastor Willie B. Hobbs of Nazareth Baptist Church, delivering the afternoon message. The guest speakers for the week are the following: Monday night - Pastor James Dampier Sr. of Mt. Carmen Church, Prentiss; Tuesday night - Pastor Ralph Walker of Good Hope M.B.Church, Magee; Wednesday night - Pastor Troy Durr of St. Peter M.B. Church, Magee; Thursday night- Pastor Jeremiah Keys of Providence M.B. Church, Collins; Friday night - Pastor Darren Clay of Shady Oak Church, Collins. Nightly services for the week will begin at 7:15 pm.

July 21-24

Grace Temple Church of God In Christ, Hwy. 28 W. in Pinola will have its annual revival beginning Sunday, July 21, at 1 p.m. and nightly Monday- Wednesday, July 22-24, beginning at 7:30 p.m. Elder Wardell Greer from Meridian will be the evangelist. All pastors, choirs and congregations are invited to attend.

July 24-27

On July 24-27 the St. Mary M. B. Church will be having its Summer VBS program, “World Changers.” Each day from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. the kids will enjoy Bible stories, games, music, snacks and much more. The week ends with a Special Closing Ceremony on Saturday, July 27.

July 21-25

Macedonia M.B. Church of Mt. Olive will have revival July 21-25. Sunday afternoon at 1:30, the guest will be Elder Arthur Graves. Monday-Thursday night at 7:30 will be guest speaker Pastor Thomas McSwain of Collins. Pastor Perry Feazell and the Macedonia Church family extend a welcome to all.

July 26

Athens Baptist Church will have revival services Friday, July 26, and Saturday, July 27, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, July 28, at 11a.m. Rev. Stephen Keen, pastor of Weathersby Baptist Church, will be the guest preacher. Following the Sunday morning service, we will have lunch in the fellowship hall. Everyone is invited to attend.

July 27

Rho Iota Zeta Chapter’s 20th year celebration is July 27 at Mendenhall National Guard Armory, 1122 Park Street. Starts at 6:20 p.m. Formal Attire. Tickets $25. Contact Sandrena Durr at 601-506-8863.

July 28

Everyone is cordially invited to attend our Annual Revival beginning Sunday, July 28, at 11 a.m. with the spoken word being brought by Rev. Terrance Villafranco of Plymouth Rock Baptist Church of Hattiesburg, MS and Monday, July 29, through Thursday, August 1, at 7:15 p.m. with the spoken word for the week being brought by Pastor Darrin Thomas of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church of Vossburg, MS.

The Greater Dry Ridge M.B. Church Fall Revival begins on July 28,  at 1:30 p.m. Our pastor of 38 years will open up the revival Sunday by Rev. Glasco T Floyd.  Monday - Friday July 29 - August 2 at 7:15 p.m. Pastor for the week will be our newly elected Pastor George D Graham, Sr.Theme: "Lord Revive Our Desire To Serve.”

August 3

Zion Hill M.B. Church, 374 Zion Hill Rd., Mendenhall, will host a Relay for Life festival and back to school rally on Saturday, August 3, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. We invite your team or other organization to participate. If interested, please contact Ms. Willie Rutherford at 601-832-7651.

August 4

Jim and Jake Roberts Family Reunion is Sunday, August 4, at 12 noon at the Ross-Williams-Grubbs VFW hall in Mendenhall.

Everyone should bring a covered dish. We will share love of family, good food and lots of laughter. Please send the names of all births and deaths that have occurred since our reunion last August to or 225-937-3044.

New Zion M.B. Church Pinola, Annual Summer Revival August 4th-9th. Theme: "Revive Us Again." Scripture: Psalms 85:6. Rev. Jerry Magee Sr.; Pastor of James Chapel M.B. Church, Pinola, will be guest speaker Sunday, August 4, at 1 p.m. Monday Rev. Kenneth Skiffer, pastor of Pilgrim Rest M.B. Church, Pinola, will be guest speaker. Tuesday and Wednesday Rev. Moses Johnson, pastor of North Pleasant Hill M.B. Church New Hebron, will be guest speaker. Thursday and Friday night Elder Ruffs Fields, pastor of Rose Hill Church of Christ Holiness USA, Pinola, will be guest speaker. Services will begin at 7:15 nightly. If you cannot attend please pray we have a spirit filled and blessed week.

Shiloh M.B. Church Fall Revival will begin Sunday, August 4, at 1 p.m. Guest speaker will be Rev. Perry Fletcher from Greater New Friendship M.B. Church, Brandon, MS.

August 11

Rev. Dr. Eric Dixson, Sr., Pastor, invites everyone to the Oak Ridge M. B. Church Annual Revival  beginning on Sunday, August 11, (1:15 p.m. - Speaker, Pastor Reginald Russell, Mt. Olive M. B. Church, Tylertown), through Friday, August 16.  Nightly (7:15 p.m.) Speakers for the week will be Monday - Pastor Kelvin Youngblood, Mt. Zion M.B. Church, Collins; Tuesday - Pastor Dwight Robinson, Higher Level Worship Center, Jackson; Wednesday - Pastor Melvin Pace, Terry Baptist Church, Terry; Thursday - Pastor Glen Smith, Fair Hill M. B. Church, Oma, Ms.) Friday - Pastor Erkish Rhodes, Pleasant Grove M. B. Church, Silver Creek, Ms.


“Celebrate Recovery” meets every Thursday night at Overflow Church at 6 p.m., 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 will be held 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.