Community Calendar 9-26-19

September 28

The Youth Department of the Oak Ridge M. B. Church  invites everyone to their 3rd Annual Youth Fun Day on Saturday, Sept. 28, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  The planned events include games of  basketball, Bingo and other fun activities.  Health testing services will be offered.  Hot dogs and hamburgers will be served.  Rev. Eric Dixson, Sr. is the pastor.

Descendants of William and Martha Jones family reunion Saturday, Sept. 28, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Coat Baptist Fellowship Hall. Bring a covered dish and join us in sharing memories. Bring pictures of loved ones.

September 29

Goshen Baptist Church, 1675 Hwy 541 N, Magee, will have revival Sunday, Sept. 29, beginning at 11 a.m. with lunch served after service and then Monday-Wednesday, Sept 30-Oct. 2 at 7 p.m. Guest speaker will be Gene Douglas, and guest pianist will be Nolan Bishop, FBC Magee; Music Director Bill Bishop.

The annual D’Lo Reunion will be held Sunday, September 29,  at the D’Lo Community Center. The doors will open at 10 a.m. Coffee and donuts will be provided. Lunch will be served at 12:15. Bring your favorite dish and come join us!

Come join us Sunday, Sept. 29 at Kennedy Springs Baptist Church for Old Fashion Day. Come dressed in your best old fashioned clothing. Bring your favorite dish for lunch to be served afterwards.

October 1

Grief Share meeting will be held at Overflow beginning Oct. 1, on Tuesday nights from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at 222 Railroad Dr. SE Magee, MS 39111.

October 3

The Republican Women of Simpson County will meet Thursday, Oct. 3, at 11 a.m. in the E 911 Bldg in Mendenhall. Guests are welcome. Call 601 953 2433 for information.

October 5

Walker Family Reunion: The descendants of Joseph Buchanan Walker and Berilla Brown Walker will meet for their annual family reunion on Saturday, Oct. 5, at Corinth Baptist Church, Hwy 28 west of Magee. Fellowship will begin at 11:30 a.m. with lunch  at 12:30 p.m. Come and enjoy the fun, food and fellowship.

The descendants and relatives of Elisha Edwards will meet for our annual Edwards Family Reunion on October 5 at Poplar Springs Family Life Center. Doors will be open at 10 a.m. Dinner will be at noon. For more info call Charlie Edwards at 601-983-9740 or Thomas Ray Floyd at 601-847-0350

Magee First Baptist Church will have the annual Friends and Family day on Saturday, Oct. 5, at 10 a.m. Pastor Monty Lee and the Magee First Baptist Church Family would like to extend an invite to you and your church family and friends to our event. Our guest speaker will be Pastor Carl Bullock of St. Paul MB Church in Seminary, Miss.  Our church is located at 618 11th Avenue NW, Magee, MS.

October 6

The Oak Ridge M. B. Church Family invites everyone to their Annual Friends/Family Day Celebration  to be held on Sunday, Oct. 6, beginning at 1 p.m. Speaker is Pastor Anthony Watts, St. Mary M. B. Church, D' Lo.

October 12

Gospel Sing Saturday, Oct. 12, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Sanford Community Center, 663 Old Highway 49 Sanford. Featuring Southern Heritage, Leaf River and The  Faithway Singers. Free admission. A love offering will be received. For more info call 601-765-6485.

October 13

Maddox Family reunion will be Sunday, Oct. 13, at Sharon Presbyterian Church. Bring food and drinks, paper goods will be provided. For more information call Nannie Prestwood at 601-849-5721.

October 20-23

Simpson County Baptist Association Fall Renewal Services will be Sunday, Oct. 20 - Wednesday, Oct. 23 at 6:30 nightly. Locations will be Sunday, at Corinth Church with Bro. Ted Bowlin; Monday, D’Lo Baptist Church with Bro. Jason Wooley; Tuesday, at New Bethlehem Baptist Church with Bro. Bruce Smith; and Wednesday at Calvary Baptist Church in Braxton with Bro. Earl Clark. Worship leadership provided by host churches.

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.

November 3

Athens Baptist Church will have Homecoming Nov. 3. Hunter  May will be singing. Sunday worship service will begin at 1 p.m. Following the morning service, we will have lunch in the fellowship hall. Pastor John Coleman invites everyone to attend.


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

Grief Share meeting will start at Overflow beginning October 1, 2019. It will be 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.