Abiding Branch Christian Ministries: Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. followed by morning worship at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Wallace M. Pierce. Mid-week service and Bible study starts at 7 p.m. via teleconference 1-712-770-4005, access code 277702. At 3 p.m. on Sunday afternoon, the men’s ministry will host the “100 Men In Black” service with special speaker Minister Larry Burrell II of Deliverance Tabernacle in South Boston. The Banister Hill Baptist male choir will accompany him.

Banister Hill Baptist: Sunday school is held at 9:45 a.m. Worship will follow at 11 a.m. with the male chorus. Bible study meets at 5:45 p.m. each Wednesday. Christian Education Ministry Annual Day will be at 3 p.m. on Sunday with Pastor A.G. Smith and male chorus from First Baptist Church, Ferry Street. Church conference will begin at 7 p.m. on Monday. The pastor is the Rev. Dr. William F. Carr. 

Berry Hill Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship will follow at 11 a.m. Bible study is held 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. A new sermon series has begun on the One Another. Service this Sunday is Lone One Another.  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 begins at 11 a.m. Nursery is provided during Sunday school and worship. Blood drive is Nov. 4 from noon to 6 p.m. Bible study will begin at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday. Exercise classes will be at 4 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday. Watch the service by going to www.bethcarbaptist.net.  

Bethel Grove Baptist: Sunday school every first/fourth Sundays is at 9:45 a.m. Worship service every second and fourth Sundays will be at 11:30 a.m. The Rev. M. Lee Bowman and choirs will be in charge. Bible study will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday. Pastor is the Rev. Marvin Lee Bowman. 

Bethlehem Baptist: The 114th church anniversary will be held at 3 p.m. on Nov. 10. Guest speaker for the service will be the Rev. Raymond Roberts, pastor of Mt. Ararat Baptist Church, Clarksville. He will be accompanied by his choir, ushers and church family. Dinner will be served immediately following service. The Rev. Moses N. Dixon Jr. is pastor 

Black Walnut Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Worship service will follow at 11 a.m. Adult, youth, and children’s Bible study starts at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Make sure you turn your clocks back one hour Saturday night. Brotherhood will be meeting for breakfast at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Operation Christmas Child has begun.  Shoeboxes are available at the church.  If you can’t shop and you would like to participate, you can donate money to help with the shipping cost. Youth Sunday will be Sunday, Nov. 10. The birthday supper for November will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 13. The community shut-in Thanksgiving luncheon will be on Saturday, Nov. 23. See the Willing Hearts to add someone to the list or see where you can help. The Reverend Raymond Wooten is pastor.

Blue Wing Grove Baptist: A rainbow tea will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2. Guest speaker will be Sis. Shonda Powell. Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. Morning worship follows at 11 a.m. with Pastor Coleman and the senior choir in charge. Bible study starts at 6 p.m. each Wednesday, taught by First Lady Minister Jackie Coleman. Annual choir day will be at 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 10. First Lady Minister Jackie Coleman, choir and church family will be in service at Power of Deliverance Apostolic Church in Chatham at 3 p.m. on Nov. 17. 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. 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. 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 service starts at 7 a.m. on Saturday. The senior choir will have a fish plate sale from 11 until 2 p.m. at Wimbish Drive In. Plates will be $10 within a 3-mile radius delivery. 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. Dr. Dillard, with choir and congregation, are invited to Life Line Gospel Baptist Church at 3 p.m. for the pastor’s aide anniversary. Prayer Service and Bible Study are Wednesday at 6 p.m.  Sisterhood of Faith Health and Wellness Seminar is Saturday at 9 a.m. Pastor, the Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard 

Cowboy Church, Mt. Road: Tuesday service will start at 7 p.m. with Pastor Russell for preaching and worship.

Cross Roads Baptist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Morning worship follows at 11 with the male chorus rendering the music. Bible study begins at 7 p.m. each Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Steve Wilson. 

Crystal Hill Baptist: Prayer service begin at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m. Worship follows at 11 a.m.  Noonday Bible class is each Wednesday. Bible study and prayer service starts 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 begins at 10:45 a.m. Worship begins at 11 a.m. with Pastor Dwight Wilkerson bringing the message. The youth choir will render the music.

Ebenezer CME: Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship will follow at 11 a.m. Holy Communion will be celebrated during worship. The senior choir will render praises in song. The Reverend Blanche J. Stewart is pastor.

Ellis Creek Missionary Baptist: Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. Morning worship begins at 11:30. Food bank distribution is Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 6-9 p.m. Pastor is Julian Miller. 

Emmanuel Seventh Day Adventist: A health and wellness week will be held Nov. 3 through Nov. 9. Family and friends day service will be on Nov. 9. Brother Randy Howard will be the speaker for the 11 a.m. service. Dinner will be served after the service. Lesson study will be at 9:30 a.m. Worship service is at 11 a.m. 

Fellowship Missionary Baptist: Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. Worship service is at 11 a.m. and Bible study is each Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. Pastor is Robert S. Wimbish. 

First Baptist, News Ferry: Sunday school will be at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11. Music will be rendered by the inspirational choir. 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, All Saints Day, with the Rev. Garrett Bowman will be at 11 a.m. The youth and children’s programs will be from 5 until 7 p.m. Monday: Grief Share in Faith Café will be at 1 p.m.; 4 till 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: Sunday school will meet at 9:30 a.m. Traditional worship service with praise elements starts at 10:30. Carl Utley, the Executive Presbyter for Presbytery of the Peaks, will provide the sermon this week. 

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 starts at 5 p.m. Bible study will be at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday. 

Hackberry Baptist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Worship starts at 11 a.m. Prayer and Bible study will begin at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Hubert Pannell.

Halifax County Ushers Union and Vicinity: The Union will meet on Saturday at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, South Boston. Frederick Eily is pastor.  Presidents Council is at 1 p.m. Union in session at 2 p.m.  Membership churches are asked to plan to be in attendance. 

Hope Church, Hupps Mill Plaza: Sunday worship will start at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Jesse Young.

Household Of Faith Apostolic: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Morning jubilee will begin at 11:30 a.m. Prayer and Bible study starts at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Prayer will be at 8 a.m. on the first and third Saturdays. Elder Howerton will be guest speaker at 3 p.m. on Sunday at Shew Bread Tabernacle. Pastor is William Howerton Sr.

Main Street United Methodist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Worship service will be at 10:55 a.m. (Nursery provided) All Saints Sunday service and Communion will begin at 11 a.m. The Christmas program meeting will start at 2 p.m. Prayer group meets at 6:30 p.m. on Monday. Chancel bells will practice at 6:15 p.m. on Wednesday. Chancel choir practice will start at 6:45 p.m. on Wednesday. Men’s Bible study will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday. The SPRC meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday. 

Mayo Grove Baptist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Worship service starts at 11:15 with Pastor Allen to bring the message and the mass choir to sing. At 2:30, the missionary ministry will be sponsoring a “choir day” with St. Mark male chorus, Mill Hill gospel choir, and Denniston Grove mass choir singing songs of praise. 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 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Joe Trickey Jr. 

McLaughlin Memorial: Sunday school  meets at 10 a.m. Worship service will follow at 11:15 a.m.  Noonday prayer takes place each Wednesday. Pastor is Elder Jeffrey McLaughlin. 

Mountain Grove Missionary Baptist: Sunday school is from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Morning worship begins at 11 a.m. Prayer/praise/Bible study is at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Deacon Franklin Howerton, board chairman. 

Mt. Olive Baptist: Noonday prayer is held on Wednesday. Mid-Week Bible study will be at 7 p.m. on “12 Steps to Effective Prayer.” Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship service follows at 11 a.m. The fall festival will be from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday in the lower auditorium. Youth, ages 3-18, are invited to attend. The community wide pre-Thanksgiving meal will be served at the church in the lower auditorium from 3-6 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9.   

Mt. Pleasant Baptist: The Reverend James Jones is guest preacher for the month of November. Worship service every first and third Sunday will be at 11:30 a.m. 

Mt. Pleasant CME: Regular worship services are held at 11 a.m. each week. Communion service is held every first Sunday. Church school is at 10 a.m. each week. Bible study cancelled until further notice. A stew will be made on Friday, Nov. 8. It will be ready at 11 a.m. and will sell for $6 per quart. Contact Bro. Richard Edmonds to place an order – 434-222-9409. The Usher’s board anniversary will be observed during morning services on the second Sunday, Nov. 10. Ushers are asked to wear black and white. A missionary meeting will be at noon and church conference will begin at 1 p.m. on Nov. 16. The church will be celebrating its 137th anniversary at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 17. The Rev. Charles Hudson of Union Grove CME Church will be the guest preacher. He will be accompanied by one his choirs. Lunch will be served after morning worship service. Pastor is the Rev. Evon Bush.  

Mt. Vernon Baptist: A breakfast fellowship at Sutherlin Barn will be at 8 a.m. on Saturday. The benefit for Jo Francis at Forest Davis’ shop will begin at 5 p.m. on Saturday. Homecoming service will be at 11 a.m. on Sunday; practice for the living Christmas tree program will be at 4 p.m.; “3:6 Teen” youth will meet at 6 p.m. The painting of the Nativity figures will be from 8 a.m. until 10 a.m. Monday through Friday. Operation Christmas Child Shoe boxes is Nov. 17. Fall festival at Pleasant Grove Christian Church will be at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9. The deacons and deaconesses will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 10. Distribution of food boxes will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16. The Rev. Bill Wilkins is pastor. 

New Arbor Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Morning worship follows 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 is held at 9:45 a.m. each week. Worship service will start at 11 a.m. Bible study is held at 7 p.m. each Wednesday. Evening service will be held at 6 p.m. on Sunday. P.W. Bruce, overseer. 

New Shiloh Baptist: Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. every first through fifth Sunday. Every first through fourth Sunday, regular services begin at 11 a.m. with prayer/praise service and 11:30 a.m. with regular worship service. Prayer/Bible study is at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday. A Veteran’s Day program will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 10., with the Rev. Tony Jones, Ellis Creek Baptist Church. Pastor of the church is Sylvester Crawley. 

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 inspirational choir on Sunday. The pastor is the Rev. John Elliott. Bro. Anthony Womack will be preaching his initial sermon at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 10. 

New Zion Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m., and 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 November the canned food is spaghetti. The church will celebrate its 136th anniversary at 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 10 with Pastor Keith Jennings of the New Second Buffalo Baptist Church of Nathalie, along with his choir and entire church family. Dinner will be served at 1:30 after the 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 will begin at 9:30 a.m. Testimony service starts at 10:45 a.m., and worship service follows at 11 a.m. Bible study begins at 6 p.m. each Wednesday. The pastor’s annual anniversary celebration will be at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 10. Pastor is John M. Leigh.

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

Piney Grove Baptist: Sunday school every Sunday except the fifth Sunday starts at 9:45 a.m. Worship service starts at 11 a.m. The Rev. Jones, unity choir, and ushers will be in charge of the service on Sunday. The missionary rainbow tea will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16. Pastor is the Rev. Anthony Jones.

Pleasant Grove, South Boston: Church school starts at 9:45 a.m. Worship with the new generations and Pastor Frederick Eily begins at 11 a.m. Holy Communion will be celebrated during the morning service. Bible study will be at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday. Frederick Eily is pastor. 

Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist: Pastor Eily will be preaching a sermon entitled “Care and Concern For One Another” with scripture from First Thessalonians, Chapter 5, verses 12-14.  Frederick Eily is pastor.

Saint John’s Episcopal: A Service of Holy Eucharist will be held on Sunday followed by coffee time. A healing service will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday in the rector’s study. 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. The Dan River Baptist Association WMU plans “A Joint World Day of Prayer Service” with Banister and Sunnyside Baptist Association at 7 p.m. on Monday. Guest speakers will be Joyce Burton and Joan Waller. 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 services following at 11a.m. Nursery is available. Join Pastor Shayne at Windmill Bakery from noon until 1 p.m. on Wednesday. Bible study continues on at 10 a.m. on Thursday at the church. The fall festival/Trunk or Treat with chili cook-off will be at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2. Trunk or Treat will be at 6 p.m. 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. 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. with praise, testimony, and morning worship beginning at 10:30 a.m.  Pastor Womack will deliver the morning message and the sanctuary choir will sing. In conjunction with morning worship, will be the observance of Men and Women’s Day, and presentation of the Honorarium Tree recognizing contributors to the Capital Campaign Building Fund. An old fashion pot luck dinner will follow. 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 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. followed by worship service at 11:30. The Holy Word will be preached by the Reverend Calvin Barbour of Hickory Grove Baptist Church and musical praises rendered by the gospel chorus. Deacon Walter W. Hayes Jr. is board chairman. 

St. Matthew Baptist: The end of the year church meeting will be at 6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 1. Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. every Sunday except on the fifth Sunday. Worship service begins at 11:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Sundays and Bible study will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Alfred L. Chandler. 

St. Michael AME: Pastor is the Rev. Dr. George W. Ford Sr. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. and worship service will begin at 11 a.m. A service of Holy Communion will be held this Sunday.

St. Paschal Baylon Catholic: Regular weekend Masses are Saturday Vigil at 5 p.m. Sunday Mass will be at 11 a.m. 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: The church anniversary will be at 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 10. The pastor of the day will be the Rev. Lewis Watson, Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Pamplin, along with his church family. Dinner will be served starting at 1 p.m. The missionary ministry meets at 6 p.m. on the first Wednesday. Bible study starts at 7 p.m. on the second, third, and fourth Wednesdays. Hour-of-Power is at 11 a.m. on the first and third Sundays. Regular service starts at 11 a.m. on the second and fourth Sundays. Pastor is the Rev. Robert Tucker Jr.

Traynham Grove Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Morning worship follows at 11:30 a.m. with Pastor Keen delivering the message. The sunbeam choir will sing songs of worship and praise. The 128th church anniversary will be celebrated on at 3 p.m. on the second Sunday with the Rev. Michael D. Terry from St. Mark Baptist Church, Amherst. Music will be provided by the St. Matthew Choir. Bible study/prayer service will begin at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday. The Rev. Dr. William A. Keen is pastor. 

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

Union Grove CME: The church conference will start at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2. The gospel ensemble rehearsal will begin at 10 a.m. Sunday school meets 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. The stewards will celebrate their annual day at 3 p.m. on Nov. 10. The pastor›s aide musical program will be at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16. Bible study will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Prayer starts 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 at 10 a.m. Morning worship services are held at 11:10 a.m. on the first and third Sundays. Communion will be observed this Sunday. Men and Women Day will be celebrated at 3 p.m. Lunch will be served following morning worship. Prayer and Bible study are held at 6 p.m. each Wednesday. The Rev. Tony Scott is pastor.