Banister Missionary: Baptist Association: The Women’s Ministry will be having its annual queen pageant at 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 21, at Banister Sunnyside Center. All queens need to report by 2:30 p.m.  

Berry Hill Baptist: Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship follows at 11 a.m. Bible study is held at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday. Sis. Chaquetta Guthrie will be guest presenter at Millstone Baptist Church at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 21, for their women’s conference. The Rev. Ronnie Haynes is pastor.

Beth Car Baptist: Dr. Eldridge Cullum IV is pastor and can be reached at 434-476-2567. The sermon title for Sunday is “Don’t Let Your Tongue Lick You” with scripture 3:1-12. Bible study is at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Easy exercise class is at 4 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Watch the service by going to www.bethcarbaptist.net. Prayer requests, announcements and refreshments will begin at 9:45 a.m. in the Mary Barksdale Assembly Room, followed by Sunday school at 10 a.m., and worship service at 11 a.m.  Nursery is provided during Sunday school and worship.  

Bethel Grove Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. Worship will start at 11:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Sundays. The pastor’s third anniversary will begin at 3 p.m. on March 29. Guest preacher will be Pastor William Coleman and church family from Crossroad Baptist Church, Evington. Dinner will be served at 1 p.m. Bible study will be at 7 p.m. on April 9. Sunrise service is planned for 6 a.m. on April 12 with Pastor Tony Scott as guest speaker. Breakfast will be served. Pastor is the Rev. M. Lee Bowman. 

Blue Wing Grove Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:45. Morning worship starts at 11 a.m. Pastor Graham Coleman’s fourth anniversary will be celebrated at 3 p.m. on Sunday. The invited guest for the evening will be Dr. Hubert Pannell and the Hackberry Baptist Church family. 

Cherry Hill United Methodist: Worship will begin at 10 a.m. Sunday school will start at 11 a.m. Nursery is available. Access ramp to the sanctuary is available. Ministry is all-inclusive. Jews4Jesus presentation of the Seder meal will be at 6 p.m. on March 29 at the church. Pastor is Patricia Neilsen.  

Church Of The Good Shepherd: Regular weekend Masses are Saturday Bilingual Vigil at 7:15 p.m. and at 8 a.m. on Sunday. Stations of the Cross will be at 6 p.m. every Friday during Lent. Reconciliation is every Saturday before Mass and by appointment. Weekday Mass will be at noon on Wednesday. For additional information, call the church at (434) 447-3622.

County Line Missionary Baptist: Sunday school teachers meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Friday. Prayer and praise begins at 7 a.m. on  Saturday. Food for sale at the Heritage House will be at 11:30. Altar prayer starts at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday.  Sunday school is at 9:45. Praise team is in charge of praise time at 11. The 34th pastoral anniversary celebration for the Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard begins with the Rev. Thurman Betts of Hickory Grove Baptist Church at 11:15. The guest preacher bringing the Word at 2:30 p.m. will be the Rev. Rodney Dillard and the Zion Hill Baptist Church family. Dinner will follow the morning worship service. Prayer service and Bible study is held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard.

Cross Roads Baptist: Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. Morning worship follows at 11. Bible study begins at 7 p.m. each Wednesday. Men and trustee day will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 22. The Rev. Kenneth Stokes choir and congregation from First Baptist Church of Roxboro, North Carolina will be the guest speaker. Pastor is the Rev. Steve Wilson.

Crystal Hill Baptist: Prayer service starts at 9 on Sunday morning. Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m. Worship will begin at 11 a.m. Noonday Bible class is held each Wednesday. Bible study and prayer service will begin at 7 each Wednesday night. Pastor is Dr. Louis S. Leigh Sr. 

Dan River Bethel Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Praise service starts at 10:45 a.m. Worship begins at 11 a.m. with Pastor Dwight Wilkerson bringing the message. The Sons of Glory will render the music. 

Elkhorn Baptist: Prayer begins at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Sunday school will follow at 9:30. Sis. Barbara Barley will facilitate the lesson. Worship service begins at 11 a.m. The combine choir will minister in song. The preached Word will be delivered by the Rev. John Brown.  

Ellis Creek Missionary Baptist: Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. Morning worship begins at 11:30. Pastor is Julian Miller. 

Fellowship Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. Worship service will begin at 11 a.m. The BMBA-RICCE Spring Institute will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. starting on Monday and going through Friday at Banister Hill Baptist Church, Halifax. Pastor is Robert S. Wimbish. 

First Baptist, Ferry Street: Youth Sunday will be this Sunday. Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. Morning worship will begin at 11. Music will be rendered by the youth choir. Dr. Allan G. Smith Sr., pastor, will deliver the message, “Membership vs. Discipleship,” taken from Luke 9:21-27.  

First Baptist News Ferry: Early morning worship service will start at 9 a.m. Music will be rendered by the inspirational choir. Prayer service and Bible study will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Ronnie L. Keene.  

First Baptist, 815 N. Main St.: Third Sunday of Lent —Bible study begins at 9:45 a.m. Worship service will start at 11 a.m. Bible study in the Faith Café’ will be from 4 to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Monday: youth/children’s activities will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. ; 1 p.m., Grief Share in Faith Café’; 4 to 5 p.m. children’s choir; 6:30 p.m. Grief Share in Faith Café. Chancel choir practice will be at 7 p.m. on Wednesday.                

First Presbyterian: Nursery is provided for children through second grade. Sunday school will start at 9:30 a.m. Worship service begins at 10:30 a.m. Jim Luedtke will be the guest speaker.

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 service will be at 9 and 11 a.m. Children’s church starts at 9:30 a.m. Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Kidzlife is at 5 p.m. Bible study begins at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

Greater Brandon Chapel Missionary Baptist: The church will celebrate annual young adult ministry day at 11a.m. on Sunday. The Rev. Dr. Michael Galloway will deliver God’s Word and the GBC young adult ministry choir will render the music. The Rev. Dr. Michael T. Galloway is pastor. The Rev. Vanessa Hamlett is secretary. 

Household of Faith Apostolic: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Morning Jubilee is at 11:30 a.m. Prayer and Bible study is at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Prayer is held 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 begin at 11 a.m. with nursery provided. Covered dish luncheon will be at noon. Monday – 6:15 p.m. Dairy Delivery; Tuesday – Bible study will be at 10:25 a.m., UMM meeting will begin at 6 p.m. Wednesday – food pantry at 9 a.m.; Lenten luncheon will be at noon at First Presbyterian Church; food pantry at 5:30 p.m.; chancel bells will practice at 6:15 p.m., chancel choir will practice at 6:45 p.m. Thursday – crafty critters will meet at 2 p.m., DKG meeting at 5 p.m.; men’s Bible study will be at 5:30 p.m. 

Mayo Grove Baptist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Worship service will start at 11:15 with Pastor Allen to bring the Word and the mass choir to sing. The Rev. Vaxeaedrene 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. The Down East Boys will be in concert at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 20 at the church. Pastor is the Rev. Joe Trickey Jr.  

Millstone Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship service will start at 10:45 a.m., with recognition of men/women/missionaries. Bible study starts at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Paul Crews.

Mountain Grove Missionary Baptist: Sunday school is from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Morning worship will begin at 11. Bible study starts at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. The annual youth prayer breakfast will be at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 11. Guest preacher is the Rev. Anthony Womack. The annual men’s prayer breakfast will be at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 25. Deacon Franklin Howerton is board chairman.

Mt. Olive Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship follows at 11. Bible study starts at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays. The monthly youth activity: “Not Lucky, Just Blessed,” will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday. 

Mt. Pleasant Baptist: Minister Loretta Bailey of Salem Baptist Church, Red Oak, will be guest preacher for the month of March. Worship service will be at 11:30 a.m. every first and third Sunday.

Mt. Vernon Baptist: Breakfast will be at 7 a.m. Saturday at Oak Level Volunteer Fire Department. Deacons and deaconesses will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. Worship service will start at 11 a.m. The Vernon Hill men’s fellowship meets at 4 p.m. “3:6 Teen” youth will meet at 6 p.m. Christian movie night will begin at 6 p.m. on Monday. The community women’s Bible study, Beth Moore, “Quest” is at 2 p.m. on Tuesday. Choir practice will begin at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Roller-skating at Palace Point in Roxboro will be a noon on Saturday, March 21 - $7.75 plus snacks. Distribute food boxes on March 28. Pastor is the Rev. Bill Wilkins.

New ArborBaptist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Morning worship will start at 11:15 a.m. Bible study starts at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Nelson Stamps.  

New Life Baptist: Sunday school will begin at 9:45 a.m. Worship service starts at 11 a.m. Bible study is held at 7 p.m. every Wednesday. P. W. Bruce is overseer.

New Shiloh Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. the first through fifth Sundays. Regular church services are every first through fourth Sundays starts at 11 a.m. with prayer/praise service. Regular worship service will be at 11:30 a.m. Prayer/Bible study starts at 6 p.m. on Tuesday. The gospel chorus will have an old fashion day program at 3 p.m. on April 19.  

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. Music will be rendered by the gospel chorus. The pastor is the Rev. John Elliott. The annual missionary circle Rainbow Tea will be observed at 2:30 p.m. Sis. Naomi Bouldin of the St. Luke CME Church in Halifax will serve as guest minister and the Shining Stars will be musical guests for the evening.  

New Zion Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. Worship service will follow 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 month of March the canned food is lima beans. Pastor is the Rev. Willie Yancey.

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 is held at 9:30 a.m. Testimony service will begin at 10:45 a.m. Worship service starts at 11 a.m. the first through the fourth Sundays. The ushers will be celebrating their anniversary at 3 p.m. on Sunday. Minister Jones and the Piney Grove choir and church family will be special guest.  Pastor is John M. Leigh.

Peaceful Baptist Tabernacle: Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship will follow at 11 a.m. A missionary program will be held at 3 p.m. with guest, the Rev. Teresa M. Hardy, from Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church in Providence, North Carolina. Music will be by the choir. Prayer and Bible study is at noon on Wednesday.   Pastor is the Rev. Jackie Stamps. 

Piney Grove Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. except the fifth Sunday. Worship service will be at 11 a.m. on the first, second and third Sundays. On the third Sunday, the Rev. Jones, the youth choir, and ushers will be in charge of the service.

Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist: Church school is at 9:45 a.m. Worship service will start at 11 a.m. with Pastor Eily and the sanctuary choir. Pastor Eily will be preaching a sermon entitled “There Is One Question In The Bible That God Cannot Answer.” Scripture will be from Hebrews 1:3 and Hebrews 2:1-4. Frederick Eily is pastor.

Pleasant Grove, South Boston: Church school meets at 9:45 a.m. Worship will start at 11 a.m. with Pastor Eily and the sanctuary choir. Bible study begins at 7 p.m. each Wednesday. Intercessory prayer will be at 7 p.m. each Thursday. Frederick Eily is pastor. District E-2 men and women will meet at 10 a.m. on Saturday. Frederick Eily, pastor. Deacon Will Powell. E-2 men, E-2 women ministry, Yvonne Acree. Membership churches are kindly asked to be in attendance.    

Saint John’s Episcopal: A service of Holy Eucharist will be held at 10 a.m. followed by coffee time. The new rector, Tim Jones, is leading a Lenten Sunday class series, “Lord, Teach Us to Pray,” based on the Lord’s Prayer. It is held immediately after coffee time in the adult Sunday school classroom downstairs in the parish house. The class explores prayer basics, along with simple practices that can make a difference in everyday experiences. A healing service will begin at 11 a.m. on Wednesday in the chapel. For further information, call the church office at 476-6696.

Second Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. followed by worship service at 11 a.m. Prayer meeting is at 6 p.m. followed by Bible study at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday. The Rev. John Lewandowski is pastor.

Shady Grove United Methodist: Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. with worship service following at 11 a.m. Nursery is available. Join Pastor Shayne for lunch from noon until 1 p.m. on Wednesdays at Windmill Bakery. Bible study group will meet at 10 a.m. on Thursday at the church. A 24-hour prayer vigil will be held Friday, March 27-March 28, at the church to pray for those who don’t know Christ in the community. Pastor is Shayne Estes.

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. Visit the Blessing Box in front of the church building. 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 9:30 a.m. followed by praise, testimony and morning worship at 10:30. The youth department is in charge with Pastor Womack delivering the morning worship message. Usher’s anniversary will be celebrated at 3 p.m. on Sunday. The Rev, Bruce Featherstone, pastor of Silver Creek Baptist Church, Danville, along with his choir, ushers and church family will be the guests. Dinner will be served after morning worship. Weekly Bible study is each Wednesday by conference call to 515-604-9094 with access # 424309671 at 6 p.m. Pastor Womack will be at Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church, Mebane North Carolina for a one-night revival at 7 on Thursday. The Rev. Ronnie Womack pastor.

St. Catherine Of Siena Roman Catholic: Regular weekend Masses are Saturday Vigil at 4 p.m. and at 10 a.m. on Sunday. Stations of the Cross are at 3 p.m. every Friday during Lent. Weekday Mass is 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. Worship service will follow at 11:30. The Holy Word will be preached by the Rev. Ricky Sampson, associate minister of First Baptist Church in Roxboro, North Carolina. The Blackwell Inspirational Singers will minister in songs of praise. Deacon Walter W. Hayes Jr. is board chairman.

St. Matthew Baptist: Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. except the fifth Sunday. Worship service will start at 11:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Sundays of the month. Bible study will resume at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. If you need a ride, Pastor Chandler will pick you up. Just let him know. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Alfred L. Chandler.

St. Paschal Baylon Catholic: Regular weekend Masses are Saturday Vigil at 5 p.m. and at 11 a.m. on Sunday. Stations of the Cross are at 12:15 p.m. every Friday during Lent. Weekday Mass will be at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday. For additional information, call the church at (434) 572-2285.  

Staunton Baptist, Long Island: Revival services will be held at 6 p.m. on Sunday and at 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The guest preacher for the week will be Pastor Edward L. Pope of White Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church of Dry Fork. Area choirs have been invited to sing each night. 

St. Michael Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. Worship is at 11 a.m. each Sunday. The Rev. Dr. George W. Ford Sr. is pastor.

Traynham Grove Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Morning worship follows at 11:30 with Pastor Keen delivering the message. The senior choir will sing songs of praise. Bible study/prayer service starts at 6:30 each Wednesday. Genesis anniversary will be celebrated at 5 p.m. on March 28. Pastor is the Rev. William A. Keen.

Union Christian: Sunday worship services are at 9 and 11 a.m. Sunday school is at 10 a.m. Bible study will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. The church will sponsor a community luncheon from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on March 28 in the church fellowship hall. Pastor is Norman Talley. 

Union Grove CME: The usher board meeting will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday; mass choir rehearsal is at 10 a.m.; board of evangelism will meet at 12:15 p.m. Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship begins at 10:45 a.m. Music will be by the mass choir. Bible study will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Prayer is at 10 a.m. on Thursday. Missionary Day celebration will be at 2:30 p.m. on March 22 with the Rev. Blanche Stewart, choir and church family as guests. Pastor is the Rev. Charles Hudson. 

Wesley Chapel CME: Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. followed by morning worship at 11 every first, third and fourth Sundays. The Rev. Matthew Richardson III is pastor.

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 at 10 a.m. Worship is held at 11:15 a.m. on the first and third Sundays of each month. Prayer and Bible study is held at 6 on Wednesday. The Rev. Tony Scott is pastor.

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