Ash Avenue Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Worship is at 11 a.m. The Lord’s Supper will be observed. Sisters Serving Christ will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday. Call 572-2006, for up to date information. The Rev. Tim Mull is pastor. 

Banister Hill Baptist: Sunday school is held each Sunday at 9:45 a.m. Worship service is at 11 a.m. The male chorus will render the music. Bible class is held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Youth cook out will be held on Aug. 9. Homecoming service will be at 11 a.m. on Aug. 11. Dinner will be served. The attire is casual. The pastor is the Rev. Dr. William F. Carr.

Baptist General Convention Of Virginia: Area - E - Men and women ministries will be meeting on Saturday. Committee members are asked to meet at 9 a.m. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m. at Bluestone/Harmony Association, Keysville.  

Berry Hill Baptist: Church school begins at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship follows at 11. Prayer meeting and Bible study is at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday. The Black Jacket Cruizers Of Halifax will sponsor a “Charity Ride” for Berry Hill in support of the “window fund” on Saturday, Aug. 10. 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. 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 meets at 9:45 a.m. every first/fourth Sundays. Worship service will be at 11:30 a.m. every second and fourth Sunday. Bible study is at 7 p.m. every Thursday before worship. Homecoming day with dinner will be at 11:30 a.m. on Aug. 11. Pastor is the Rev. Marvin L. Bowman.

Blue Wing Grove Baptist: Mass choir rehearsal will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday. Homecoming 2019 will be celebrated on Sunday. Sunday school will meet at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 a.m. with Pastor Coleman and mass choir in charge. Dinner will be served after service. Morning worship will be at 9 a.m. on Aug. 11, Aug. 18 and Aug. 25. Pastor is Graham Coleman. 

Calvary United Methodist: Sunday service with Holy Communion this will be at 11. Pastor is Cathy Roach.

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. 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. A summer activity is scheduled for Saturday - hot dogs, ice cream, and games. Addiction recovery programs, ldsarp.org, are held at 7 p.m. on Sundays at 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. Reconciliation is every Saturday before Mass and by appointment. Weekday Mass is held 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 will begin at 9:45. The praise team is in charge of praise time at 11. Youth praise team, Psalm 121, will celebrate their seventh anniversary at 3. Prayer service and Bible study will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard.  

Cross Roads Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Morning worship will be at 11 a.m. Bible study is at 7 p.m. each Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Steve Wilson.

Crystal Hill Baptist: Prayer service meets each Sunday morning at 9. Sunday school follows at 9:30 a.m. Noonday Bible class is held each Wednesday. Bible study and prayer service is at 7 each Wednesday night. Annual homecoming service will be at 11 a.m. on Sunday with Dr. Louis S. Leigh Jr. of Goldsboro, North Carolina, as guest. Pastor of the church is Dr. Louis S. Leigh Sr.  

Dan River Bethel Baptist: Sunday school is 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 youth choir will render the music. 

Ebenezer CME: Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Worship service will start at 11 a.m. The senior choir will sing. Holy Communion will be celebrated. 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. Morning worship begins at 11:30. Morning worship will begin at 9 for the month of August. Food bank distribution will be from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Aug. 13. Pastor is Julian Miller.  

First Baptist, 220 Ferry St.: Sunday school will meet at 9:45 a.m. Morning worship will follow at 11 a.m. Music will be rendered by the male chorus. Dr. Allan G. Smith Sr., pastor, will deliver the message “The Issues of Life” taken from Acts 27: 14-31.  

First Baptist, News Ferry: Sunday school will be held at 9:30 a.m. Worship will be at 11 a.m. with music by the inspirational choir. The pastor is the Rev. Dr. Ronnie L. Keene. 

First Baptist, 815 N. Main St.: Welcome to the new senior pastor, the Rev. Garrett Bowman. Sunday Bible study begins at 9:45 a.m. Worship service will be at 11 a.m. The youth meeting will be at 6 p.m. in the youth room. Community choir rehearsal will be at 7 p.m. on Tuesday. Chancel choir practice starts at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. First responder’s law enforcement luncheon will be from noon until 1:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall on Friday, Aug. 9.

First Presbyterian:  Holy Communion will be observed during worship. Two services are offered each Sunday with the Rev. Russell Lee Jr. as pastor. Nursery is provided for children through second grade. Contemporary service is at 9 a.m.; Sunday school is at 10 a.m.; traditional service is at 11 a.m.  

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. Sermon topic is “Hated For Telling It Like It Is,” I Kings 22. 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. 

Greater Brandon Chapel Missionary Baptist: The church will celebrate annual Pastor’s Aide Day at 11 a.m. on Sunday. Pastor, the Rev. Dr. Michael Galloway, will deliver God’s Word and the GBC young adult ministry choir will render the music. At 3 p.m., the GBC male chorus will celebrate their musical extravaganza. Local groups have been invited to be a part of this celebration. The Rev. Dr. Michael Galloway is pastor. The Rev. Vanessa Hamlett is secretary. 

Household Of Faith Apostolic: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Morning Jubilee will start at 11:30 a.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. Guest speaker Sunday at 10:55 a.m. will be the Rev. Emily Davis. Jane Jones Food Bank direct delivery is from 9:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. on Monday. Prayer group meets at 6:30 p.m. Humane Society meeting is at 6:30 p.m. Summer choir at First Baptist Church will start at 7 p.m. on Tuesday. Crafty Critters will meet at 2 p.m. on Thursday.  

Mayo Grove Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Homecoming and the church anniversary service will start at 11:15 a.m. with Pastor Allen bringing the word and the mass choir rendering the music. The Rev. Vaxaeadrene Allen is pastor. 

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. 

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 first Sunday in August with Dr. Annie P. Wimbish as guest speaker.  

Mt. Olive Baptist: The Men’s Ministry fundraiser will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday with fried fish, hamburgers and cheeseburgers, sandwiches or meals. Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship will start at 11 a.m. with Bishop Michael Byrd and the male chorus. Noonday prayer will be on Wednesday. P.O.P. Team ministry meets at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday for ages 3-18. Mid-week Bible study is at 7 p.m. studying “12 Steps to Effective Prayer.”

Mt. Vernon Baptist: Bible study on Revelation will be at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. Worship service begins at 11 a.m. Mathew Rich of Young Life, Halifax County and Tyler Hudson, Young Life graduated senior will report on their mission trip to New York and the Rockbridge Young Life Camp. “3:6 Teen” youth will meet at 6 p.m. Choir practice will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Church trip to Cracker Barrel in South Hill will be Aug. 9. Group will leave church at 5:30 p.m. Prepare school supply bags to be given away Aug. 17 at 10 a.m. on Aug. 10. Deacons and deaconesses will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Aug. 11. Pastor is the Rev. Bill Wilkins. 

New Arbor Baptist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Morning worship follows at 11:15 a.m. Holy Communion will be observed during morning worship. Church conference will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday. No Bible study this Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Nelson Stamps. 

New Bethel Missionary Baptist: Homecoming will be at 11 a.m. on Sunday. Lunch will be served. Pastor of the church is the Rev. Dr. Harvey L. Bigelow. 

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. Annual homecoming will be the next first Sunday with music by the senior choir, gospel chorus and Shiloh Voices. Dinner will be served. The Rev. Alan G. Smith from First Baptist Church, Ferry Street, South Boston will be speaking at 3 p.m.

New Vernon Baptist: Sunday school is held at 9:30 a.m.  Prayer service and Bible study are held at 11:30 on Tuesday mornings. Worship service starts at 10:45 a.m. each Sunday. Music will be rendered by the Unity Choir. The pastor is John Elliott.  

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. Baptism will be at 9:30 a.m. and Communion service will be Sunday during morning worship. Homecoming service will be Sunday, Aug. 11 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.

Owens Grove Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Testimony service starts at 10:45 a.m. Worship service begins at 11 a.m. Bible study is at 6 p.m. each Wednesday. Pastor is John M. Leigh.

Peaceful Tabernacle Baptist: No Sunday school this week. Worship service will be held at 8 a.m. Prayer and Bible study will be held at noon on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Jackie Stamps.

Piney Grove Baptist: Homecoming cleanup will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday. Annual homecoming service will be at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Veronica R. Coleman as guest speaker. The unity choir and Dan River View will render the music. Lunch will be served. Bible study is at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor of the church is the Rev. Anthony Jones.

Pleasant Grove, South Boston: Early morning service will continue through Aug. 11. Church school starts at 8 a.m. Worship with Pastor Frederick Eily and the New Generations will be at 9 a.m. Holy Communion will be observed. Bible study will resume at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Annual homecoming will be at 11 a.m. on Aug. 18 with Pastor Adrian Boxley from York, Pennsylvania as guest minister. Church school will be at 9:45 a.m. Pastor of the church is Frederick Eily. 

Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist: Pastor Eily will be preaching a sermon titled “The Great and Terrible Day of The Lord”, Part 2, But Who Are The Ones Saved From This Judgment? Scripture will be from Malachi, Chapter 4, Verses 1-6. Congregational verses are Revelation 21:7-8. Church school will be at 8 a.m. Worship service follows at 9 a.m. Frederick Eily is pastor.

Republican Grove Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Worship service begins at 11:30 a.m. every second and fourth Sunday. Bible study is at 7 p.m. every Thursday. The Patrick family anniversary will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday. Many groups have been invited. The Rev. 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 begin 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 at 10 a.m. on Thursday at the church. Shayne Estes is pastor.

Shiloh Baptist:  Homecoming will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday. The Rev. Horace Parham, pastor, will bring forth the Word, and music will be by Brother Steve Hurt and Shiloh Praise Ensemble. Dinner will be served after the service.  

South Boston Church of Christ: Sunday morning Bible study is at 10 a.m. Worship service starts at 11 a.m., and Sunday evening service is at 6. Mid-week Bible study will begin 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.  

Spanish Grove Baptist: Sunday school starts at 8 a.m. with morning worship at 9 a.m. Spanish Grove will be joining Piney Grove Baptist in their homecoming service on Sunday. Church conference will be at 7 p.m. on Aug. 9. The Rev. Ronnie Womack is pastor. 

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 is held at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday and Friday. For additional information, call the church at 434-374-8408. 

St. James Missionary Baptist: The annual back-to-school extravaganza will be held from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday. Parents of all school age children are invited to bring their children and receive free backpacks, school supplies for all age groups, prizes, games, and refreshments. Church school will begin at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Worship will not be held. The church family will fellowship with Piney Grove Baptist Church during their homecoming celebration. Deacon Walter W. Hayes Jr. is board chairman.

St. Matthew Baptist:w Sunday school will start at 10 a.m. every Sunday except fifth Sunday, and worship service will follow at 11:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Sundays. A church meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. for Friday. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Alfred L. Chandler. 

St. Michael AME: Church school begins at 9:45 a.m. each Sunday and worship service is at 11 a.m. Holy Communion will be served this Sunday. 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. The Sunday Mass will be at noon on Sunday and Aug. 11. Reconciliation is every Saturday before Mass and by appointment Weekday Mass will be at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday. For additional information, call the church at 434-572-2285.

St. Paul CME: Worship is held every first and third Sunday at 10:15 a.m. Annual homecoming is this Sunday. Dinner will be served after service. The Rev. Glenis Grinage is pastor. 

Sunflower Missionary Baptist: A change in the church schedule for the month of Aug. Hour of Prayer worship will be at 9 a.m. on the first, third and fourth Sunday only. Sunday school will not be held on those Sundays. Sunday morning, the homecoming service with Sunday school starting at 9 a.m. followed by the Word of the day by the Rev. Tucker Jr. Bible study will start at 7 p.m. every Wednesday except on the first Wednesday of the month. The Missionaries will meet at 6 p.m. with President Lorraine Moorman presiding. Pastor is the Rev. Robert Tucker Jr.

Traynham Grove Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m., and morning worship follows at 11:30 with Pastor Keen delivering the message. The Sunbeam Choir will sing songs of worship and praise. The gospel chorus anniversary will start at 3 p.m. on Aug. 11. Bible study/prayer service will be at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday. The Rev. Dr. William A. Keen is pastor.

Trinity Baptist: Annual homecoming service will start at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday with no Sunday school. Lunch will be served after morning service. 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: Church conference will be at 9 a.m. on Saturday and gospel ensemble rehearsal will be at 10 a.m. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship begins at 10:45 a.m. Music will be rendered by the gospel ensemble. Holy Communion will be observed. Bible study starts at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Prayer meets at 10 a.m. on Thursday. Pastor is the Rev. Charles Hudson.  

Wesley Chapel CME: Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. followed by morning worship at 11 a.m. every first, third, and fourth Sunday. Music will be rendered by the senior choir. Holy Communion will be observed. The Rev. Matthew Richardson III is pastor. 

White Oak Fork Baptist: Homecoming will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Pastor Glenn L. Faulkner will deliver the morning message. Lunch will be served following worship service.   

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. 

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