Community Calendar 8-9-2018


August 5-10

New Zion M.B. Church Pinola, Annual Revival August 5-10. Theme: "Reviving The Soul" Scripture: Psalms 19:7. For the rest of this week, on Tuesday and Wednesday nights, Dr. Terry L. Davis, pastor of First Hyde Park M.B. Church, Jackson, will be guest speaker. Thursday and Friday nights, Dr. Robert West Sr., pastor of Mt. Eva M.B. Church, Terry, will be guest speaker. Services will begin at 7:15 nightly.


August 9

Lego Club Thursday, August 9, at 4 p.m. in the Magee Public Library Meeting Room for kids ages kindergarten to 4th grade. School is back and so is Lego Club. Come by the library and show off your building skills.


August 11

Contemporary Christian concert featuring The Jonathan Turner Band of Hammond, Louisiana.   Saturday, August 11, 2018, 7 p.m.  First United Methodist Church, 226 First Avenue NW, Magee.  Free admission; open to all.


Zion Hill M.B. Church and Rho Iota Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. presents Back 2 School Giveaway Rally on August 11, starting at 10 a.m. at Zion Hill Activity Center. Pastor Dr. F. Bernard Mitchell will officiate and guest speakers from Imperial Minds Mentoring will be in attendance. Parents from Simpson County communities and surrounding areas are invited to bring your children out to receive free school supplies to help start them off for the new school year. For more information, contact Zion Hill Youth Director - Emma Lofton or Rho Iota Zeta Basileus - Sandrena Durr.


Gospel sing Saturday, August 11, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Sanford Community Center located at 663 Old Highway 49 Sanford. Featuring the Pilgrim Family (bluegrass gospel), Gospel Grass Revival and Faithway Singers. Free admission. A love offering will be received. More information call 601-765-6485.


Lilly Hill Reunion and Homecoming Parade will be Saturday, August 11, at 11 a.m. at The Ardell Woodard E & R Center (Old Lilly Hill School Building), Joe Buckley Rd, Pinola. Speaker will be Dr. Antionetter Harvey-Woodall. For questions call Brother Earl C. Woodard at 601-694-2612. The Woodards’ family get together will begin at 5 p.m.


August 12

Gum Springs Baptist Church Homecoming Sunday, August 12 11 a.m. Bro Andy Gipson will bring the message and donations for our cemetery fund will be appreciated. Lunch will be served after the service and everyone is invited.


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 13-15

New Hymn M.B. Church, 458 Hollins Rd, Pinola, will have their annual summer revival August 13-15. Service will be at 7 p.m. each night. Our theme “Let’s Just Praise the Lord.” Speakers will be: Monday, Pastor Micheal Lillie, pastor of Mt. Olive M.B. Church; Tuesday, Pastor Dennis Williams, pastor of Shiloh M.B. Church; Wednesday, Pastor Terry Davis, pastor of Hyde Park M.B. Church.


August 14

Books & Lunch Club Tuesday, August 14, 12:30 p.m. Magee Public Library Meeting Roo.  Bring a potluck lunch item and  come for a discussion of the book, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.


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 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 26

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 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 10a.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.