Banister Baptist Missionary Convention: A banquet will be held at 2 p.m. on Dec. 7 at Meadville Center. Brother Chris Carden of Spanish Grove Baptist Church will be in concert. 

Baptist General Convention of Virginia: District E-2 men and women ministry will have the annual Christmas meeting at 9 a.m. on Dec. 14 at Bluestone Harmony Association Center 

Berry Hill Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship follows at 11. Bible study is held at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Ronnie Haynes. 

Beth Car Baptist: Dr. Eldridge Cullum IV is pastor and can be reached at 434-476-2567. The Hanging of the Greens service will begin at 11 a.m. on Sunday, the first Sunday of Advent. The Christmas cantata will be at 11 a.m. on Dec. 8. The live nativity scene will be from 6 until 7 p.m. on Dec. 11 and 12. The children/youth Christmas musical will be at 11 a.m. on Dec. 15. A Christmas celebration service will be held at 11 a.m. on Dec. 22. A Christmas Eve Communion and candlelight service will be held at 5 p.m. on Dec. 24. 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. 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 meets at 9:45 a.m. A church meeting will be held at 7 p.m. on Dec. 6. Worship service will be at 11:30 a.m. on Dec. 8 with Pastor M. Lee Bowman and choir in charge. A Christmas musical service will be at 3 p.m. on Dec. 15 with goodies. No Bible study will be held until April. Pastor is the Rev. Marvin Lee Bowman.

Black Walnut Baptist: The Brotherhood will have a breakfast at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Sunday school meets at 10 a.m., and worship service follows at 11 a.m. Hanging of the Greens service will be at 5 p.m. on Sunday. Adult, youth and children have Bible study at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. December birthday supper will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Spaghetti will be served, bring a dessert. Bags of hope for the oncology patients are being worked on. A $5 gift is needed from fast food restaurants. Donations will be taken until Dec. 8. Christmas cards should be at the church by Dec. 15. The Rev. Raymond Wooten is pastor.

Blue Wing Grove Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. Morning worship will be at 11 a.m. with Pastor Coleman and the senior choir in charge. An executive board meeting will be held at 10 a.m. on Dec. 7. A church conference will begin at 11 a.m. Pastor aide musical service will be at 2:30 p.m. on Dec. 8. The missionaries will visit the sick for Christmas on Dec. 14. Meet at the church at 10 a.m. 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.  

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, beginners and advanced alike, meet at 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of the month at the church building. Addiction recovery programs ldsarp.org meets at 7 p.m. on Sundays at the Stake Center and at 7 p.m. on Thursdays at the South Boston building. 

County Line Missionary Baptist: Prayer and praise are at 7 a.m. on Saturday. All pastors and church members of BMBA are invited to the Homestead in Roxboro, North Carolina, at 6 p.m. on Saturday. Altar prayer is at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. Sunday school will be at 9:45. The praise team is in charge of praise time at 11. Holy Communion will be observed during morning worship service. A pre-Christmas dinner will follow the morning worship service. The 22nd joint anniversary of the deacons and deaconesses will be celebrated at 2:30. The Rev. Green Moore and St. John’s Missionary Baptist Church of Axton will be the special guests. 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 meets at 10 a.m. Morning worship follows at 11 a.m. Bible study has been postponed and will resume in March 2020. Pastor is the Rev. Steve Wilson.

Crystal Hill Baptist: Prayer service begins at 9 a.m. each Sunday. Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m. Worship begins at 11 a.m.  Noonday Bible class is held 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 meets at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship will be at 11 a.m. Holy Communion will be celebrated on Sunday. The senior choir will sing hymns of praise and worship. The Rev. Blanche J. Stewart is pastor. 

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

First Baptist Church, 220 Ferry St.: Sunday school starts at 9:45 a.m. Morning worship begins at 11 a.m. Music will be rendered by the male chorus. Dr. Allan G. Smith Sr., pastor, will deliver the message, “Jesus Christ Saves,” taken from Matthew 1:18-24. 

First Presbyterian: Sunday school begins at 9:30. Worship service will start at 10:30 a.m. Nursery is provided for children through second grade. Women›s Bible study meets at 10:30 a.m. each Thursday. Men of the church will meet at 7 p.m. each Thursday. Guest speaker will be Dr. Robert Ramey from Danville.   

Five Forks Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. Church services start at 11 a.m. on the second and fourth Sundays. Guest speaker for Sunday will be the Rev. James Jones. At 3 p.m. on Dec. 8, the Rev. Scot McKenzie, pastor of Corner Road Baptist Church in Java, will be guest speaker along with the Anointed Brothers in Christ.

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. The sermon topic will be “Religious But Lost” with scripture taken from Mark 5, Luke 18 and John 3. 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 begins at 10 a.m. Worship will follow at 11 a.m. with Evangelist Judy Traynham. Prayer and Bible study start at 7 p.m. on Wednesday.  Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Hubert Pannell.

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

Main Street United Methodist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Worship will begin at 10:55 a.m. (Nursery is provided.) Parsonage open house will be from 2 until 4 p.m. on Sunday. The prayer group will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Monday. On Wednesday chancel bells will meet at 5 p.m.; Christmas play practice will be at 5:30 p.m.; chancel choir will practice at 6:30 p.m. Christmas play dress rehearsal will be at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7. 

Mayo Grove Baptist Church: Sunday school is at 10 a.m. and worship service at 11:15 a.m. with Pastor Allen to bring the Word and the mass choir to sing. 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. 

Millstone Baptist: Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.  Praise and worship service is at 10:45 a.m.  On Dec. 14 at 1 p.m. a church conference will be held. Fellowship/senior citizen Christmas dinner will be held at 2 p.m. Pastor is the Rev. Paul Crews. 

Mt. Pleasant CME: Regular worship service is at 11 a.m. each week. Communion service is held every first Sunday. Church school is held at 10 a.m. each week. Bible study is cancelled until further notice. The trustee board will have a musical program at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday. Musical guests will be New Arbor Male Chorus, Laurel Grove Male Chorus and others. Lunch will be served. Total Praise will be at Dan River Bethel Baptist Church at 3 p.m. on Dec. 8. The annual Christmas dinner will be after morning worship service on Dec. 15. Pastor is the Rev. Evon Bush.

Mount Vernon Baptist: The “Living Christmas Tree Choir” will be singing at the Woodview at 3 p.m. on Sunday. Practice for the “Living Christmas Tree” will be at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday. Pleasant Grove Christian Church Christmas program will be at 6 p.m. on Friday. The community “Living Christmas Tree” at Mt. Vernon Baptist will be Saturday, Dec. 7. Light refreshments will be served afterwards. The deacons and deaconesses will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Dec. 8. Pastor is the Rev. Bill Wilkins. 

New Arbor Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Worship follows at 11:15. The youth anniversary will be celebrated during worship service. Minister Martin Strange from Right Touch Christian Church in Danville will be guest speaker. Bible study starts at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Nelson Stamps.  

New Shiloh Baptist: Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. the first through fifth Sundays. Every first through fourth Sundays, 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. Pastor of the church is Sylvester Crawley. 

New Zion Baptist: Sunday school starts at 9:45 a.m. Worship will begin at 11 a.m. No Bible study will be held until further notice. Missionaries are asking all members to continue to bring canned food for the Harvest House. The month of November the canned food is spaghetti. Missionaries will meet Tuesday at noon. 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 starts at 10:45 a.m. each Sunday. Worship service will be at 11 a.m. Bible study meets at 6 p.m. each Wednesday. The adult choir will be celebrating its anniversary at 3 p.m. on Sunday. Pastor is John M. Leigh.  

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

Piney Grove Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. Worship will begin at 11 a.m. A finance meeting will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday. The church conference will follow at noon. Holy Communion will be observed Dec. 1. The Rev. Anthony Jones, unity choir and ushers will be in charge of the service on Dec. 1. Pastor is the Rev. Anthony Jones.  

Pleasant Grove, South Boston: Pastor Eily will be preaching a sermon entitled “In the Spirit on The Lord’s Day” on Sunday. Church school begins at 9:45 a.m. Worship is at 11 a.m. Holy Communion will be observed. Bible study via tele-conference will be at 7 p.m. each Wednesday until further notice. Intercessory prayer will begin at 7 each Thursday evening. Frederick Eily is pastor. 

Revelation Baptist:Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. Worship service starts at 11a.m. Sunday night service is at 6. Wednesday night service is at 7. Kenny Dunn is pastor. 

Saint John’s Episcopal: A service of Holy Eucharist will be held Sunday followed by coffee time. 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.  

​Salem Baptist, Red Oak: The church will celebrate the ninth anniversary of the pastor, the Rev. Roger Lee Allen, at 11 a.m. on Dec. 1. Pastor Michael Williams and True Vine Ministries from Newark, New Jersey, will be the guests.  

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 Methodist: Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. with worship service following at 11 a.m. Nursery is available. The Chrismon service with special music will be at 11 a.m. on Sunday. The Sunday school dinner will be at 6 p.m. on Sunday at Chub Lake. Let Cheryl know who is coming. The UMW Christmas dinner will be at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 12. 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 meets at 9:30 a.m. followed by morning worship services at 10:30 a.m. Church conference is at 10 a.m. on Dec. 6 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. on Sunday. Worship service will begin at 11:30. The Holy Word will be preached by the Rev. Jasper Cheek, Associate Minister of Crystal Hill Baptist Church. The gospel chorus will render musical praises. Deacon Walter W. Hayes Jr. is board chairman. 

St. Matthew Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. every Sunday except the fifth Sunday. Worship service starts at 11:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Sundays. The gospel chorus anniversary celebration will be at 3 p.m. on Sunday. The Sunday school and youth department Christmas program will be at 3 p.m. on Dec. 15. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Alfred L. Chandler. 

St. Michael AME: Pastor is the Rev. Dr. George W. Ford Sr. Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. Worship service begins at 11 a.m. Holy Communion will be observed on 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.  

St Paul CME:Sunday school is held each Sunday at 9 a.m. First and third Sunday worship service starts at 10:15 a.m. The pastor is the Rev. Glenis Grinage.

Traynham Grove Baptist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. with morning worship at 11:30 a.m. Pastor Keen will be delivering the message. The sunbeam choir will sing songs of worship and praise. Lunch will be served between services.  A Christmas program will be at 4 p.m. at the Traynham Grove annex. Bible study/prayer service is held at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday. The Rev. Dr. William A. Keen is pastor. 

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 Christmas program will be at 5 p.m. on Dec. 15. Refreshments will be served after the program. Pastor is Norman Talley.   

Union Grove CME: Church conference will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday. Gospel ensemble rehearsal will be 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. Bible study will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Prayer is at 10 a.m. on Thursday. Pastor is the Rev. Charles Hudson.   

Wesley Chapel CME: Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. Morning worship will follow at 11 a.m. every first, third and fourth Sundays. Music will be by the senior choir. Holy Communion will be observed right after morning worship. 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: A business meeting will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday. Sunday school is held at 10 a.m. Morning worship services are held at 11:15 a.m. on the first and third Sundays of each month. Holy Communion will be observed this Sunday. Bible study has been temporarily discontinued. The Rev. Tony Scott is pastor.