Community Calendar 8-16-2018


August 12-17

Pastor Rev. Dr. Eric Dixson, Sr., and the membership of Oak Ridge M. B. Church invites everyone to their annual revival. This will begin on Sunday, August 12, at 1:15 p.m. Our nightly services will begin at 7:15 p.m. on August 13-17.  The theme is "The Great Deliverance" (Luke 1:74 - 75).


August 17

Play Bingo!  Friday, August 17, 4 p.m. Magee Public Library Meeting Room.  Maybe this day will be your lucky day!  Come play Bingo at the Magee Library!


August 17-18

Kennedy Springs Baptist Church "Mission Center"--- - HUGE SUMMER SALE! Friday and Saturday, August 17 & 18,  (8 a.m.-12 noon). Children in grades K-12  will receive 2 free school supplies! Most  clothes are * 50¢  including  hundreds of shorts, swimsuits, tank tops,and flip flops .  They receive new clothing donations from CATO often and are excited to also have items from Ballyhoo. Hundreds of books are available for 10 ¢.  It is open to the public the first and third weekend each month selling  toys, dishes, linens, knick knacks and much mor. They offer free Bibles, Sunday School books and daily prayer devotional 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 Highway #540. (601/847-0702). Share their fb page "Kennedy Springs Mission Center Ministry." (* Indicates some slightly higher)


August 18

The monthly meeting of the Simpson County Historical and Genealogical Society will be held at 10 am, Saturday, August 18, at the Miller Building, 150 West Court Avenue, Mendenhall.  All are welcome. To learn more go to or like our Facebook page.


Former Harper High School students will meet at the Mendenhall Police Station on Saturday, August 18, at 5 p.m. to prepare for the 2019 reunion. Anyone who attended Harper High School for one year or more is invited to attend the meeting.


The Greater New Jerusalem Apostolic Faith Church 2626 Simpson Hwy 49, by Co-in will have a garage sale Saturday, August 18,  at 6 a.m.-12 noon. All proceeds will go to our Youth Praise Dance.


August 19

The men of Mary Grove Church will host their Annual Men's Day Program on August 19, at 1:30 p.m. The theme is "Men After God's Own Heart;”  the scripture is Jeremiah 3:15.  Pastor Scottie Daily from Beaumont, MS, will be the guest speaker.  Everyone is welcome to attend.


August 19-24

Pastor Kenneth Skiffer and the Pilgrim Rest M.B. Church Family invite everyone to attend our Annual Fall Revival August 19-24.   Services will begin Sunday, August 19, at 1:30 p.m.  The speaker for the Sunday afternoon service will be Pastor Mark Johnson of the Farris Hill M.B. Church.  Weekly services will begin each night at 7:15.  The speakers for the week will be as follows: Monday- Pastor Maurice Kendrick (Mt. Hope Church of Christ Holiness USA, Hazelhurst.) Tuesday- Pastor Dennis Williams (Shiloh M.B. Church, D'Lo). Wednesday-Pastor Michael Lilly (Mt. Olive M.B. Church, Harrisville). Thursday- Pastor Donald Paige (Mt. Zion M.B.Church, Foxworth). Friday- Pastor Dwight Robinson (Higher Level Worship Center, Jackson).


August 20-22

The St. Mary Church Family cordially invites you to come and worship with us during our annual revival beginning Monday, Aug. 20, through Wednesday, Aug. 22. Rev. Samuel C. Newton from Pineville Baptist Church, Waynesboro, will be the guest speaker. Service will begin nightly at 7:15 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend.


Mt. Pisgah M. B. Church invites you to fellowship with us during our four night annual revival Monday, August 20- Thursday, August 23, at 7:15. Monday and Tuesday night messenger is Pastor Darnell Moffett of Calvary Baptist Church in Magee; Wednesday and Thursday night messenger is Pastor Michael McGee of First Baptist in Stringer.


August 21

Painting Class Tuesday, August 21, 1 p.m. Magee Public Library

Meeting Room.  There is a $15 material cost for this class.


August 23

Tweens Lego Club Thursday, August 23, at 4 p.m. Magee Public Library Meeting Room for “tweens”! All new programming just for you! You must be 5th to 8th Grade to come to this Lego Club! We will have a challenge laid out to see who has the best skills!


August 24

Marriage Conference "How to be more holy than happy" FBC Mendenhall August 24 & 25 from 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. - Friday (supper provided) 10 a.m. - 3 p.m .- Saturday (lunch provided). Nursery/Child care provided.  Cost is $40 a couple. Deadline to register is August 17. Contact - Jennifer Walker 601-382-4322 or church office 601-547-2488


August 25

St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, Mount Olive, will host the Simpson and Surrounding Counties Home Mission Institute on Saturday, August 25, at 10 a.m.  Everyone is invited to attend. 


The Greater New Jerusalem Apostolic Faith Church 2626 Simpson Hwy 49,  will have our second annual Praise and Worship Extravaganza Saturday, August 25, at 6 p.m. For more information contact Nanette Griffith at 601-382-2821.


August 26

Siloam Baptist Church invites you to join in the celebration of her 125 years of ministry, service and worship in the Siloam community at Homecoming 2018 August 26 with worship service at 10:30 a.m. followed by lunch in the fellowship hall. Speaker Rev. Johnny Sykes, Music Director Hilmer Bynum, special music Siloam Church family, Pastor Rev. Raymond Jeffcoat.


Magee First Baptist Church,  618 11th S.W. AVE. Magee, will have their Annual Women’s Day Program Sunday, August 26, at 11 a.m. Food will be served.


Mount Mercy Missionary Baptist Church, 209 Mount Mercy Church Rd., Mt.Olive, will have its annual Friends and Family Day Sunday, August 26, at 2:30 p.m. For more information please call 601-382-3025.


August 28

Tea & Coloring Tuesday, August 28, 11 a.m. Magee Public Library Meeting Room. Enjoy tea (hot or cold) and refreshments while coloring. We supply the pens, markers and pencils, you supply yourself! Adult & Senior Adult


August 30

Teens Lego Club Thursday, August 30, at 4 p.m. Magee Public Library Meeting Room. It's a new school year and Lego Club is back! This club is for 9th to 12th Grade ONLY! Come to the library and see if you are up to the challenge!


September 1

Clem School Reunion Saturday, September 1, 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.  Will eat at 4 p.m. at Eason's Catfish House.


September 2-6

St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, Mount Olive, will host its annual Church Anniversary/Fall Revival, September 2-6.  Sunday, Sept. 2, will begin with Sunday School at 10 a.m. followed by 12-noon Church Anniversary service with guest pastor Shandoya Gray-St. James United Methodist Church, Mt. Olive. Evening services Monday-Thursday will begin  at 7:15 p.m. with guest pastors:  W. V. Magee, Demetrius Pittman, Darren Clay and Jeremiah Keyes. Pastor Donald Coats and the church membership invites the public to attend a Revival of the Spirit and Heart.



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


A Bible study on the book of Revelation is being offered every Sunday night at 6 p.m. led by Pastor Bro. Donald Green at Fellowship Baptist Church, Hwy. 13 South, Mendenhall.


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 to see what goes on. Call the library at 601-849-3747 for more 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.