Union Tabernacle Baptist Church
Everyone is invited to celebrate the 107th church anniversary at 7 p.m. today with Pastor George F. Monts and Zion Hope Baptist Church. Services climax at 10:45 a.m. Sunday with Pastor Derenzia Johnson and Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church, and at 3 p.m. with Pastor H.C. Wilson and Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church.
Salem United Methodist Church
Behind the Cross, a gospel group from DeSoto United Methodist Church, performs at the 6 p.m. Sunday service. Refreshments follow in the social hall.
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church
The 116th church anniversary is observed Sept. 18-25 with the theme “Lord Build This House.” Guest speakers are 3 p.m. Sunday, the Rev. Allen Walters, New Hope, Montezuma; 7 p.m. Monday, the Rev. Willie James Hill, Zion Hill, Leslie; 7 p.m. Tuesday, the Rev. A.D. Brown, Greater Cedar Spring, Plains; 7 p.m. Wednesday, the Rev. Willie Ross, Bethlehem, Richland; 7 p.m. Sept. 22, the Rev. Terrell Carter, Greater New Lebanon, Plains; 5 p.m. Sept. 24, Friendship United Mass Choir in concert; 11 a.m. Sept. 25, the Rev. Melvin McCluster, Friendship pastor. Dinner to be served after the Sunday service. Everyone is welcome.
Mount Calvary International Ministries
Services are at noon Sunday at 325 James Hart Road with Minister Sharon Tarver of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church as guest speaker. Deacons Raymond Tookes and Nikki Brown of Old Shady Grove Baptist Church have devotional services. The public is invited.
Sword and Spirit International
Services are at 6 p.m. Sunday. Bible study is at 5 p.m. Tuesday and teaching service is 7 p.m. Friday at 505 Bell St. Everyone is welcome.
Faith Temple Deliverance Church
The church has a huge yard sale from 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday the 1903 Armory Drive.
Evangel Temple of God
Church service is at 3 p.m. Sunday with Pastor Pauline Tyson as speaker.
Union Oak Grove Baptist Church
The annual Family and Friends Day is Sept. 25. Sunday School is at 10:30 a.m., followed by worship at 11:30 a.m. The Rev. Carlton Jackson of Charleston, S.C., is guest evangelist. Everyone is invited.
Campbell Chapel A.M.E. Church
The fall revival is 7 p.m. Sept. 20-22 with “Drawing Near to the Cross” as the theme. Tuesday features President Elder Elijah Smith of the Eastern District A.M.E. Church; Wednesday, the Rev. George Edge and Restoration Church; Thursday, Presiding Elder Karl Colquitt of Central District A.M.E. Church. Everyone is welcome.
Perry Grove Baptist Church
The church’s 82nd anniversary is observed at 11 a.m. Sunday. On the program are Spring Hill, New Bethel, Corinth Holy Bible, Tried Stone, New St. Paul, Scott Mater A.M.E., Jerusalem Schley, Union Grove, Greater New Lebanon, Mount Salem, Oak Grove Schley, Ebenezer Schley, Union Oak Grove and Prosperity Church, Buena Vista. Elder James Montgomery is speaker. Everyone is invited. Dinner will be served.
Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church
The second annual Women Conference is at 10 a.m. Saturday. Speakers are Sister Annie Doris Holder of Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Terrell County and Sister Rosemary Jones of New Beulah Baptist Church, Leslie/DeSoto. At 11 a.m. Sunday, a Women Day program features Sister Monique Wilson of Greater Cedar Spring Baptist Church. Conference theme is “Women Empowered by God’s Word in Solidarity with the Savior.” Registration and continental breakfast starts at 9:30 a.m. Saturday.
New Bethel Baptist Church
Revival services continue at 7:30 p.m. today and Friday with the Rev. Weaver Smith of Thomaston as speaker.
Ronald F. Smith Ministries of Albany presents “Pursuing the Heart of God Crusade 2011” at 7 p.m. Sept. 23-25 at Clarence Jordan center, 121 Habitat St. For information call 376-4547.
Good News Ministries
At 5 p.m. Saturday, a pre-anniversary service features United Pentecostal Church of Malone, Fla., and its bishop. At 7 p.m. Sept. 22 a pre-anniversary service features Shipp Chapel Baptist Church and its pastor.
New Jerusalem Baptist Church
The pastor’s 13-year anniversary is observed at 1 p.m. Sunday. Everyone is welcome.
Friendship Baptist Church
Homecoming is celebrated at 11 a.m. Sunday with the sermon by the Rev. James Thomas. Dinner will be served.
William Grove Baptist Church
The Annual Youth Day program is at 11 a.m. Sunday. Minister Nathaniel Sanford Jr. of William Grove Baptist Church brings the message. Youth from the surrounding areas are especially invited.
The church celebrates its seventh anniversary at 7 p.m. Sept. 22 and 23 with Apostle Charlene Glover of Trumpet of God Ministries, Albany as speaker. The celebration continues at 10:45 a.m. Sept. 25 with church pastor, Jesse Carson. Everyone is invited.
Old Corinth Baptist Church
The pastor’s fourth anniversary is celebrated at 10 a.m. Sunday during worship services. A guest minister brings the message. At 7:30 p.m. today, the Rev. David Hamm of Perry Grove, Leslie brings the message and Friday, the Rev. Ezekiel Holley of Zion Hope, DeSoto. At 3 p.m. Sunday, the Rev. Aaron K. Green of Mount Cilla Baptist Church, Hawkinsville, brings the message. Dinner to be served. Everyone is invited.
Zion Hill Baptist Church
Women Conference is Friday and Saturday. A rap session (Spotting Godly Women) is from 6:15-7:15 p.m. Friday with worship services at 7:30 p.m. with Pastor Shirley Strawter bringing the message. 7up program is from 10 a.m.-noon Saturday followed by brunch.
County Line Missionary Baptist Church
The annual Men and Women’s Day program is observed at 11 a.m. Sunday during regular service when Minister Mathis Wright of New Beulah Missionary Baptist Church, Cobb, brings the message. Colors are black and white. Sunday School starts at 10 a.m.
Solomon’s Porch House Church
Apostle Sarena Watkins invites everyone to Sunday School at 10:30 a.m. for Sunday School and worship at 11:30 a.m. Sundays at 108 Minor Ave. and at 7:30 p.m. Fridays in the Jameson Inn, Americus, conference room. Call 478-472-9673.
Antioch Baptist Church
The church anniversary is celebrated Sunday along with the 11 a.m. worship service. Sunday School starts at 10 a.m. The public is invited.
Jerusalem Grove Baptist Church
Services will be held an hour earlier on Sept. 25 with Sunday School at 9 a.m. and worship at 10 a.m. due to Pastor Charles Carr and the church being on at 3 p.m. program at Peaceful Baptist Church in Columbus. Jerusalem also celebrates Family and Guest Day. The public is invited.
New Hope A.M.E. Church
Missionary Day is celebrated at 3 p.m. Sunday with Brenda Wilson-Williams, president of Conference Women’s Missionary Society, Albany/Valdosta District, as speaker. Everyone is welcome.
New Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church
The Annual Men and Women's Day Program is observed, along with morning worship service, Sunday. Deacon Rodney Banks is guest speaker for the men and Oneida Ingram, Ed.D., is guest speaker for the women (both of Sumter County). The public is invited.
Evergreen Baptist Church
Everyone is invited to the annual Homecoming at 11:30 a.m. Sunday with the Rev. Gregory Porter of Buena Vista as speaker. Revival is at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 19-22. Speaker is the Rev. George Monts, pastor of Zion Hope Baptist Church, Americus.
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