Community Calendar 7-25-2019

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. 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, Rev. Glasco T. Floyd, will open up the revival Sunday.  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.”

July 28-31

Magee First Baptist Church, 618 11th NW Ave. Magee, will have revival beginning July 28 at 2:30 and July 29-31 beginning at 7:15 nightly. Pastor Thomas D. McSwain Jr., Old Hopewell M.B. Church Sunday, and Pastor Alfred Balthazar from Mt. Beulah M.B. Church Monday-Wednesday.

July 29

Mendenhall High School Football Booster Club will meet Monday, July 29, at 6:30 p.m. at the Mendenhall Tiger Field House located at the high school football field.  We would like all parents and anyone who is interested in joining and supporting the 2019 Mendenhall Tiger Football Team and Coaches to attend this meeting.  The agenda will include election of officers, bylaws and the upcoming football season. 

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.

August 4-7

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. Week night services will be August 5-7 beginning at 7:15 p.m. The guest speaker will be Rev. Christopher Preston from New Zion M.B. Church, Moselle, MS.

August 4-8

Good Hope M.B. Church will have revival August 4 - August 8 at 7:30 nightly. Our new worship schedule will be Sunday school 8:30-9:30, Worship 9:30-11 a.m. Guest speaker each night will be Pastor Cornelious McDonald of John the Baptist Missionary Baptist Church in Barnette.

August 9

Lost Art of Wrestling: Breaking the Mold will have personal wrestling Friday, August 9, at the National Guard armory in Magee. Doors open at 6 p.m., pre-show match 6:30. Show begins at 7 p.m. General admission is $10. Tickets are available at the Magee Co-Op gas station in Magee. Ask for PK. We will also have concessions and a guest speaker.

August 10

Gospel Sing Saturday, August 10, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Sanford Community Center, 663 Old Highway 49 Sanford. Featuring Pilgrim Family, Gospel Grass Revival and Faithway Singers. Free admission. A love offering will be received. For more info call 601-765-6485.

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, Friday - Pastor Erkish Rhodes, Pleasant Grove M. B. Church, Silver Creek.

August 12-14

New Hymn M.B. Church 458 Hollins Rd. Pinola will have its annual summer revival beginning August 12-14. Nightly service will be 7 p.m. Monday night, Pastor Jessie Taylor, New Lillie Mae M.B. Church, of Georgetown; Tuesday is Pastor Willie Jones of Greater New Zion M. B. Church of Hazlehurst; and Wednesday Pastor Robert West Sr., pastor of Mt. Eva M.B. Church of Terry. For more information please call 601-847-5946.

August 19

The St. Mary Church Family cordially invites you to come and worship with us during our Annual Revival, Monday, August 19 thru Wednesday, Aug. 21. Rev. Samuel C. Newton from Pineville Baptist Church, Waynesboro, will be the guest speaker. Service will begin nightly at 7:15 pm. Everyone is invited to attend.

Sepember 14

Night of Worship” at Overflow Church will be Saturday, September 14th beginnig at 6pm.


“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.