Ash Avenue Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Worship is at 11 a.m. Devotions at Boston Commons will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday. A gospel sing will be held at 6 p.m. on Aug. 17. Call 572-2006 for up to date information. The Rev. Tim Mull is pastor.  

Banister Hill Baptist: The executive board and scholarship meeting will be at 10 a.m. Saturday. All Sunday school superintendents, delegates and officers are asked to attend. Sunday school is held each Sunday at 9:45 a.m. Homecoming worship service is at 11 a.m. The senior choir will render the music. Dinner will be served. The attire is casual. Bible class is held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Youth cook out will be held Friday. The pastor is the Rev. Dr. William F. Carr. 

Berry Hill Baptist: The Black Jacket Cruizers of Halifax will sponsor a “Charity Ride” for Berry Hill in support of the “window fund” on Saturday. Registration for the motorcycle riders will begin at 9:30 a.m. ​The riders will return to the church for a fellowship hot dog lunch, etc. at 11:30 a.m. Church school begins at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. Morning worship follows at 11. Prayer meeting and Bible study is at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday. The Rev. Ronnie Haynes is pastor. 

Beth Car Baptist: Dr. Eldridge Cullum IV is pastor and can be reached at 434-476-2567. New sermon series will begin on the Holy Spirit. Prayer requests, announcements and refreshments will be at 9:45 on Sunday mornings in the Mary Barksdale Assembly Room, followed by Sunday school at 10 a.m. and worship service at 11 a.m. Topic will be “The Gifts of the Spirit,” I Corinthians 12. Nursery is provided during Sunday school and worship. Bible study will begin at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday. Easy exercise class will be at 4 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Watch the service by going to www.bethcarbaptist.net

Bethel Grove Baptist: Sunday school starts at 9:45 a.m. Homecoming day celebration will be at 11:30 a.m. with Pastor M. L. Bowman and the senior choir in charge. Dinner will be served after services. Bible study begins at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 22. Pastor is the Rev. Marvin L. Bowman. 

Black Walnut Baptist: Sunday school meets every week at 10 a.m. and worship service follows at 11 a.m. Adult, youth, and children Bible study is at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Family fun day will be starting at 4 p.m. on Saturday. Hot dogs and homemade ice cream will be available. Come out for food, fun, and fellowship and bring a friend or family. The Willing Hearts will be meeting at 1 p.m. on Monday. Bowling at the World of Sports will be held on Tuesday. See the pastor for the time. Black Walnut night at the movies will be at 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 16. A deacons’s meeting will be held at 9 a.m. on Aug. 18. Pastor is the Rev. Raymond Wooten. 

Blue Wing Grove Baptist: Morning worship starts at 9 with Pastor Coleman and the gospel chorus in charge. No Sunday school will be held. Morning worship will be at 9 a.m. on Aug. 18 and 25. Pastor is Graham Coleman. 

Cherry Hill United Methodist: Worship will begin at 10 a.m. Sunday school is at 11 a.m. Nursery is available. Access ramp is available. Ministry is all-inclusive. Bible study is at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays. The Book of Acts is being studied at present. Pastor is Patricia Neilsen.  

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: Sacrament meeting begins at 10 a.m. on Sundays. Sunday school for youth and for adults begins at 11:10 a.m. on the first and third Sundays of the month. Adult (Priesthood and Relief Society) and youth (young men and young women) meetings begin at 11:10 a.m. on the second and fourth Sundays of the month.  The primary program, for children 12 years of age and under, begins at 11:10 a.m. each Sunday. Meetings end at noon. Fast and testimony meeting is the first Sunday of each month. Genealogy workshops will be at 6:30 p.m.– beginners and advanced alike – fourth Wednesday of the month, at the church building. Addiction Recovery Programs, ldsarp.org are held at 7 p.m. on Sundays the Stake Center, at 7 p.m. on Thursdays at the South Boston building. 

Church Of The Good Shepherd: Regular weekend Masses are Saturday Bilingual Vigil at 7:15 p.m. and at 8 a.m. on Sunday. No Saturday 7:15 p.m. Bilingual Vigil Mass on Aug. 3 and 10. Reconciliation is every Saturday before Mass and by appointment. Weekday Mass is at noon on Wednesday. For additional information, call the church at 434-447-3622.

County Line Missionary Baptist: Prayer and praise are at 7 a.m. on Saturday. Altar prayer is at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. Sunday school meets at 9:45. Youth are in charge of praise time at 11. Senior recognition day will be observed during morning worship service. Prayer service and Bible study will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard.

Cross Roads Baptist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Morning worship follows at 11 a.m. Bible study will be at 7 p.m. each Wednesday. The pastor and church family will be in revival at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at Saint Matthew Baptist Church, Danville. Homecoming fellowship cookout will start at noon on Saturday, Aug. 17. Homecoming service will start at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 18. Pastor is the Rev. Steve Wilson.

Crystal Hill Baptist: Prayer service starts at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Noonday Bible class is cancelled for the month of Aug. Bible study and prayer service starts at 7 each Wednesday night. Pastor is Dr. Louis S. Leigh Sr. 

Dan River Bethel Baptist: Homecoming celebration will begin with Sunday school at 10 a.m. Praise service is at 10:45 a.m. and worship service will be at 11 a.m. with Pastor Dwight Wilkerson bringing the message. The Sons of Glory will render the music.  

Ebenezer CME: Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Worship service will start at 11 a.m.  The youth choir will sing. Bible study is at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. The Rev. Andre’ P. Williamson is pastor.  

Ellis Creek Missionary Baptist: Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. Worship begins at 11:30 a.m. Food bank distribution will be from 9-6 on Tuesday. Morning worship for the month of August will begin at 9 a.m. Pastor is Julian Miller. 

Fellowship Baptist: Sunday school will begin at 8 a.m. Worship service will follow at 9 a.m. Pastor Wimbish will preach homecoming service at Zion Hill Baptist accompanied by the Fellowship Baptist church family. Bible Study is at 5:30 p.m. each Wednesday. Pastor is Robert S. Wimbish. 

First Baptist, 220 Ferry St.: Sunday school starts at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship follows at 11 a.m. Music will be rendered by the senior choir. Dr. Allan G. Smith Sr., pastor, will deliver the message “Prayer Meeting Power”, taken from Acts 12: 6-16.  Following the message, the pastor, deacons and deaconesses will administer the Lord’s Supper.  

First Baptist, News Ferry: Sunday school will be held at 9:30 a.m. The celebration of the church anniversary and homecoming will begin with worship at 11 a.m. with music by the combined choir. Lunch will follow the service. The pastor is the Rev. Dr. Ronnie L. Keene. 

First Baptist, 815 N. Main St.: Sunday Bible study begins at 9:45 a.m. Worship service will be at 11 a.m. The community choir performance starts at 7 p.m. Grief Share in Faith Café will be at 6:30 p.m. on Monday. Chancel choir practice starts at 7 p.m. on Wednesday.                                      

First Presbyterian, 800 N. Main St.: Two services are offered each Sunday with the Rev. Russell Lee Jr. as pastor. Nursery is provided for children through second grade. Contemporary service starts at 9 a.m.; Sunday school meets at 10 a.m.; traditional worship is at 11 a.m.

Five Forks Baptist: Sunday school is held at 9:30 a.m. Worship is the second and fourth Sunday at 11 a.m. Pastor is the Rev. Moses N. Dixon Jr. 

Glenwood United Methodist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Worship service begins at 11:15 a.m. Pastor is Betty Marshall.  

Grace Baptist: Worship is at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. The sermon is entitled “Keep Running Your Race,” taken from Hebrews 12:1-2. Children’s church is at 9:30 a.m. Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Bible study will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday.  

Household Of Faith Apostolic: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Morning Jubilee will start at 11:30 a.m. Bishop Coles of Greater United Church will be guest speaker at 3 p.m. Prayer and Bible study starts at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Prayer will begin at 8 a.m. on the first and third Saturday. Pastor is William Howerton Sr.

Main Street United Methodist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Worship will be at 9 a.m. and 10:55 a.m. with nursery provided. Summer choir concert at First Baptist Church will start at 7 p.m. on Sunday. Prayer group meets at 6:30 p.m. Chancel choir will practice at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Crafty Critters will meet at 2 p.m. on Thursday.  

McCanless Memorial United Methodist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Worship service is at 11 a.m. Choir practice will be at 7:15 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Joe Trickey Jr. 

Millstone Baptist: Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m.  Praise and worship service is at 11 a.m.  Bible study is at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Paul O. Crews.

Mountain Grove Missionary Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. Morning worship starts at 11. Prayer/Praise/Bible study will be at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. The annual Lott Carey program will be at 2:30 p.m. on the fourth Sunday in August with the Rev. Larry Daye and Sandy Creek Church family as guests.  

Mt. Olive Baptist: Noon Day Prayer and P.O.P. Team Ministry will be at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday for ages 3-18. Mid-week Bible study is at 7 p.m. on “12 Steps to Effective Prayer.” Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship will start at 11 a.m. with Bishop Michael Byrd and The CCYF Choir. Homecoming service will be on Aug. 18 during morning worship. 

Mt. Pleasant Baptist: Annual homecoming will be at 11:30 a.m. on Aug. 18 with Minister Evangelist Judy Traynham of Hackberry Baptist Church, Sutherlin, as guest preacher, accompanied by one of Hackberry’s choirs. Dinner will be served immediately after worship service. Worship service starts at 11:30 a.m. every first and third Sunday. 

Mt. Vernon Baptist: Church trip to Cracker Barrel in South Hill will be Friday. The group will leave church at 5:30 p.m. Prepare school supply bags at 10 a.m. on Saturday to be given away on Aug. 17. Deacons and Deaconesses will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. The Rev. Dr. Bill Greenwood will report on his mission trip to New York at 11 a.m. “3:6 Teen” will meet at 6 p.m. Choir practice will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday.  The community men’s group school supply ministry will be held at 2 p.m. on Aug. 17 at the Oak Level VFD. Hot dogs and music will be available. Pastor is the Rev. Bill Wilkins. 

New Arbor Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Morning worship is at 11:15 a.m. Bible study meets at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Nelson Stamps.  

New Hope CME: Annual homecoming will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Sunday with Pastor Matthew Richardson and his choir from Wesley Chapel CME Church. Dinner will be served. Pastor is Blanch Stewart.

New Shiloh Baptist: Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. every first through fifth Sunday. Regular church service begins at 11 a.m. every first through fourth Sunday with prayer/praise service and worship service at 11:30 a.m. Prayer/Bible study will be at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday. Pastor is Sylvester Crawley. 

New Zion Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. and worship service starts at 11 a.m. Bible study will be at noon on Wednesday. Missionaries are asking all members to continue to bring canned food for the Harvest House. The canned food for the month of Aug. is all soups. Homecoming service will be Sunday during morning worship. Pastor Yancey will be preaching with the male chorus singing. Dinner will be served after service. 

North Fork Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. with worship service at 11 a.m. Pastor of the church is Doug Ballew.

Peaceful Tabernacle Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. Worship service will be held at 11 a.m. Prayer and Bible study will be held at noon on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Jackie Stamps.

Piney Grove Baptist: Sunday school will be held at 9:45 a.m. Worship is the first, second and third Sundays at 11 a.m. Bible study is at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Youth revival begins at 7 p.m. on Thursday with the Rev. Allen, and on Friday the Rev. Clements will speak. Pastor of the church is the Rev. Anthony Jones.

Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist: Pastor Eily will be preaching a sermon titled “The Great and Terrible Day of The Lord”- Part 3, Beware of False Prophets. Scripture will be from Malachi, chapter 4, verses 4-6. Congregational verses will be Revelation 21:7-8. Church school meets at 8 a.m. Worship service begins at 9 a.m. Pastor is Frederick Eily.

Pleasant Grove, South Boston: Church school starts at 8 a.m. Worship with Pastor Frederick Eily and the gospel chorus begins at 9. Bible study meets at 6:30 each Wednesday evening. Conference prayer is at 7 p.m. each Thursday. Homecoming with Pastor Adrian Boxley of York, Pennsylvania, leading the 11 a.m. worship service will be held Aug. 18. Special music will be rendered during the homecoming service. Lunch will be served after the worship service. Frederick Eily is pastor. 

Republican Grove Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Annual homecoming will be celebrated on Sunday along with worship service at 11:30 a.m. Bible study is at 7 p.m. every Thursday. Stedman Davis is pastor.

Saint John’s Episcopal: A service of Holy Eucharist will be followed by coffee time on Sunday. A healing service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday in the rector’s study. For further information, call the church office at 476-6696.

Shady Grove United Methodist: Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. with worship services following at 11 a.m. Join Pastor Shayne for lunch at Windmill Bakery at noon on Wednesdays. Bible study continues on 2 Timothy at 10 a.m. on Thursday at the church. The church will have a hot dog/ice cream supper at 6 p.m. on Sunday. Shayne Estes is pastor.  

South Boston Church of Christ: Sunday morning Bible study is at 10 a.m. Worship service follows at 11 a.m. Sunday evening service will be at 6. Mid-week Bible study is at 7 on Wednesday evening. Private Bible study is available by request. Free Bible correspondence courses are available by calling 434-575-7138. View the website at www.sobochurchofchrist.com. Listen to the “Power and the Glory”radio program at 9:35 on Sunday mornings on WHLF 95.3.  

South Boston Seventh Day Adventist: Bible study on the book of Daniel will be at 6:30 on Tuesday evenings. Sabbath school starts at 9:30 a.m. and worship service at 11 a.m. on Saturdays.

St. Catherine Of Siena Roman Catholic: Regular weekend Masses are Saturday Vigil at 4 p.m. and at 10 a.m. on Sunday. Reconciliation is every Saturday before Mass and by appointment. Weekday Mass will be at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday and Friday. For additional information, call the church at 434-374-8408.

St. James Missionary Baptist:  Church school will begin at 10 a.m. on Sunday followed by worship service at 11:30 a.m. The Holy Word will be preached by the Rev. Gerald Jeffress, and the senior choir will minister in songs of praise. Deacon Walter W. Hayes Jr., board chairman. 

St. Matthew Baptist: Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. except on the fifth Sunday. Worship service is at 11:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Sundays of the month. Homecoming service and the 150th church anniversary celebration will be at 11 a.m. on Aug. 25. Special guest will be the Rev. Dwight Wilkerson of Dan River Bethel Baptist Church along with his choir and church family. Dinner will follow the service. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Alfred L. Chandler. 

St. Michael AME: Church school is at 9:45 a.m. and worship service will be at 11 a.m. Pastor is George W. Ford Sr.

St. Paschal Baylon Catholic: Regular weekend Masses are Saturday Vigil at 6 p.m. and at 11 a.m. on Sunday. Sunday Mass will be at noon on Sunday. Reconciliation is every Saturday before Mass and by appointment. Weekday Mass is at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday. For additional information, call the church at 434-572-2285.

Sunflower Missionary Baptist: Change in church schedule for the month of August. Hour-of-Power worship service will be at 9 a.m. on the third and fourth Sundays only. No Sunday school on those Sundays. Sunflower will be celebrating their 10th fun day anniversary from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturday. Annual homecoming service will be Sunday with Sunday school starting at 9 a.m. followed by the word of the day by pastor, the Rev. Robert Tucker Jr. Bible study will start at 7 p.m. every Wednesday night except on the first Wednesday of the month. Missionary will meet at 6 p.m. with president Lorraine Moorman presiding. Pastor is the Rev. Robert Tucker Jr. 

Traynham Grove Baptist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. and morning worship follows at 11:30 with Pastor Keen delivering the message. The Genesis will sing songs of worship and praise. The gospel chorus will celebrate their anniversary at 3 p.m. The usher’s ministry will celebrate their anniversary at 3 p.m. on the fourth Sunday with the Rev. Julian Miller and congregation from Ellis Creek Baptist Church as guests. Bible study/prayer service will be at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday.  

Trinity Baptist: Sunday school will be held at 10 a.m. Worship begins at 11:15 a.m. Bible study is at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is Kevin L. Chandler.

Union Christian, Virgilina:Sunday worship service will be at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Sunday school meets at 10 a.m.  Bible study starts at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is Norman Talley.  

Union Grove CME:Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship begins at 10:45 a.m. Music will be rendered by the male chorus. Bible study starts at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Prayer meets at 10 a.m. on Thursday. Pastor is the Rev. Charles Hudson.  

Willow Oak Christian, Virgilina: Sunday prayer time starts at 9:30 a.m. Sunday school classes for all ages meet at 9:45 a.m.  Fellowship is at 10:30 a.m. Worship through songs, prayer, communion, and scripture starts at 11 a.m. Dr. Michael Haskett is minister. 

Zion Grove Baptist: Sunday school is held each Sunday at 10 a.m.  Morning worship services are held on the first and third Sundays of each month at 11:15. Prayer and Bible study are held each Wednesday at 6 p.m.  

Zion Hill Missionary Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. Worship will be at 11 a.m. The fourth and fifth Sunday, come as you are/casual attire. Bible study begins at 6:45 p.m. on Wednesday. The first, third, and fourth Sundays the services will be at 8 a.m. Annual homecoming will be the second Sunday starting at 11. Pastor is Rodney Dillard.

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