Banister Hill Baptist: Drive-in worship service starts at 11 a.m. Tune your radio to 98.9 upon entering the parking lot. Church conference will be at 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 4. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. William F. Carr. 

Berry Hill Baptist: Drive-in service is being held at 9:30 a.m. each week. Tune your radios to FM 88.9 upon arrival. Bible study begins at 7 p.m. on Wednesday via teleconference. Dial 602-580-9318, access code 2491024. Stay safe and wear your mask and maintain social distance. Pastor is the Rev. Ronnie Haynes. 

Bethel Grove: A call meeting will be held at 10 a.m. on Jan. 9 in the parking lot, weather permitting. Morning worship is held at 9 a.m. via Zoom on the second and fourth Sundays. The dial in number is 1-312-626-6799, and the meeting ID number is 897–3795–3502#. Sunday school is held at 10:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Sundays, and at 9:45 a.m. on the first and third Sundays via Zoom. Dial in at 1–312–626–6799, and the meeting ID is 856 3411 7077#. Happy New Year. Continue to be blessed and be safe. Pastor is Marvin L. Bowman. 

Blue Wing Grove Baptist: Worship service will begin at 10 a.m. either inside practicing social distancing and face coverings required or in parking lot. Tune in to 89.9 FM. Pastor Coleman will be delivering the Word, and music will be provided by Bro. Lionel Best Jr. and Bro. Isiah Boxley-Bellamy. Happy New Year to all. Pastor is Graham Coleman. 

County Line Missionary Baptist: Parking lot service will start at 10 a.m. and on Facebook. The Sunday school lesson in summary is followed by morning worship. Participants are asked to remain in their vehicles. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard. 

Crystal Hill Baptist: Drive-in church service via conference will be at 11 a.m. Pastor is Dr. Louis S. Leigh Sr.

Dan River Bethel Baptist: Morning worship service in the church will start at 10 a.m. with Pastor Dwight Wilkerson bringing the message. Social distancing will be observed, and everyone is to wear a mask. 

Ellis Creek Missionary Baptist:Indoor service will be held this at 11 a.m. following social distancing guidelines. Face masks are required. Food bank distribution is from 9 until 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12. Drive through only. Pastor is Julian Miller. 

First Baptist, Ferry Street: Morning worship will begin at 11 a.m. Attendees are asked to wear face coverings/masks and practice social distancing. Dr. Allan G. Smith Sr., pastor, will deliver the message, “A Breakthrough” taken from I Kings 18: 29. Music will be rendered under the direction of Bro. Clarence LaBraque Hairston, minister of music. The Lord’s Supper will be administered directly after service. 

First Presbyterian: Interim pastor is the Rev. Glenn Coleman. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m., and worship service follows at 11 a.m. No nursery provided. 

Grace Baptist: Worship service will begin at 9 a.m. in the sanctuary. Sermon topic is “Coming to the Altar Too Late.” Scripture will be from 1 Kings 2:28-34. 

McLaughlin Memorial: Worship service will start at 11:15 a.m. CDC guidelines will be observed. Pastor is Min. Elrick Tucker. 

Mountain Grove Missionary Baptist: Happy New Year to all. Thank God for a blessed year in spite of the circumstances and thank God for keeping us all. This season will seem a little strange with all the restrictions, but remember to keep in mind to be safe and prosperous in the New Year. And let’s keep up communications. May God continue to keep all. Deacon Franklin Howerton is board chairman. 

Mt. Vernon Baptist: Worship service will begin at 10 a.m. Choir practice is at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Ordination of newly elected Deacon will be at 10 a.m. on Jan. 10. The deacons and deaconesses will meet at 11:15 a.m. on Jan. 10. Quarterly church business meeting will begin at 11:15 a.m. on Jan. 17. Distribution of food boxes is Jan. 23. Special offering for the church cemetery will be Jan. 24. Pastor is the Rev. Bill Wilkins.           

New Shiloh Baptist: There will be no outside services. Regular service will be done during a conference call at 10 a.m. Call 425-436-6366, access code 1739551. Pray for the sick and shut-ins and the bereaved families. Practice social distancing when out. The Rev. Sylvester Crawley is pastor. 

New Zion Baptist: Parking lot service and also indoors, if you feel comfortable, will be held at 10:30 a.m., until further notice. Following COVID-19 guidelines, mask and social distancing will be required. Also all services are on Facebook, YouTube and New Zion’s website. May God continue to bless all. Pastor is the Rev. Willie Yancey. 

Pleasant Grove, South Boston: Parking lot service starts at 9 a.m. Pastor Eily will be preaching a sermon entitled “God Wants To Do A New Thing In Your Heart,” taken from Isaiah 43:18, 19. Tune your radio dial to FM 89.9 in the church parking lot. Join on Facebook at Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church South Boston Virginia. Join via conference call at 1-480-660-5306, code 216157. Mute your phones. Dial in by 8:55. Join Bible study at 7 p.m. on Wednesday via conference call as Revelation, Chapter 7:15-17 is studied. The call in number is 1-480-660-5306. The code is 216157, follow the prompts. Sunday school will be at 6 p.m. Frederick Eily is pastor. 

Sunflower Missionary Baptist: Drive-in service has been canceled until further notice. All services will be held through teleconference at 11 a.m. starting Sunday. Sunday school will begin at 10:15 a.m. Bible study will start at 7 p.m. on Jan. 13. The number is 1-712-432-3900, code 693378. Pastor is the Rev. Robert Tucker Jr.  

The Deliverance Tabernacle of the Apostolic Faith:Morning worship (Power Hour) will be at 10:45 with prayer and intercession. Join inside the sanctuary or pull up in the parking lot to worship on FM Radio 87.9. Masks are required inside the sanctuary. Presiding Prelate is Bishop Lawrence Richard Burrell, and pastor is Elder Burrell II.   

The South Boston Church of Christ: Sunday morning Bible study is at 10, and worship service will follow at 11 a.m. 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 Listen to the “Power and the Glory” radio program Sunday mornings on WHLF 95.3 at 9:30. 

Union Grove CME: Prayer will be at 7 a.m. Monday through Friday. ID is 1-717-275-8941. Code is 4515511. Bible study is held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday online via Zoom or Facebook Live. Church conference will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday online via Zoom. Worship service is held at 11 a.m. on Sunday online streaming via Facebook Live. Pastor is the Rev. Charles Hudson. 

Willow Oak Christian, Virgilina: Worship service through songs, prayer, communion and message will begin at 11 a.m. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. Dr. Mike Haskett is minister. Services are online at WOCC.Live and Facebook.   

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