Banister Hill Baptist: Sunday school will be held at 9:45 a.m. Worship service begins at 11 a.m. with the gospel chorus. Bible class is held at 5:45 p.m. on Wednesday. Deacon ministry will supply 100 community dinners to be given away at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday with rotisserie chicken, Polish sausage, potato salad, string beans and a drink. Christian education ministry annual day will be at 3 p.m. on Nov. 3 with Pastor Allan G. Smith and the male chorus from First Baptist Church, Ferry Street. Light refreshments will be served after the service. The pastor is the Rev. Dr. William F. Carr.

Banister Hill CME: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Worship service starts at 11:30 a.m. on the first, third and fourth Sundays. The ushers’ anniversary will begin at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday. Guest speaker will be the Rev. D. Herman Robertson of Murphy Grove Baptist Church. Dinner will be served. Pastor is the Rev. Yvonne Bostick. 

Banister Missionary Convention: The convention will be meeting at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Peaceful Tabernacle Baptist Church. 

Berry Hill Baptist: Sunday school meets 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 church will be celebrating Pastor Haynes ninth pastoral anniversary at 11 a.m. on Sunday. The Rev. Jones of Bolling Hill Baptist Church, Madison Heights, will be the guest. Dinner will be served immediately following morning worship. Trunk or treat will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday. All are welcome. 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 Sermon on the Mount. The title of the sermon this week is “A Fruitful Tree and a Strong House” with scripture from Matthew 7:13-29. 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. Trunk or treat will held from 6 until 8 p.m. on Thursday. Watch the service by going to www.bethcarbaptist.net.   

Bethel Grove Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. Worship is at 11:30 a.m. with pink attire for breast cancer awareness month.  Bible study/praise service will be at 7 p.m. on Thursday. Pastor is the Rev. Marvin Lee Bowman. 

Black Walnut Baptist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. and worship service will begin at 11 a.m. Adult, youth and children’s Bible study begins at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. The youth will be going to Shady Creek Farm for the judgement drama hayride on Friday. Make sure name is on the list. Be at the church by 5:30 p.m. The event is for children 13 and up. The DRBA annual meeting will be held at First Crossroad Baptist Church at 3 p.m. on Sunday. Trunk-a-treat will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday. Come with vehicle and pass out candy to the treaters. Pastor is the Rev. Raymond Wooten. 

Blue Wing Grove Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. Morning worship will follow at 11 a.m. with Pastor Coleman and the inspirational choir in charge. The combined choir will be in service at Mason Chapel Baptist Church at noon on Saturday. Pastor, choir and church family will be in service at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Charlotte County at 3 p.m. on Sunday. A rainbow tea will begin at 2 p.m. on Nov. 2. Guest speaker will be Sister Shonda Powell from Traynham Grove Baptist Church. 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 begins at 7 a.m. on Saturday. Halifax County Ushers Union rainbow tea will be at 3 p.m. at the Banister Sunnyside Center. Altar prayer will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. Sunday school is at 9:45. Missionaries are in charge of praise time at 11. The Sisterhood of Faith meets at 4:30 p.m. on Monday. Community churches are invited to a prayer vigil service 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 follows at 11 a.m. Bible study will be at 7 p.m. each Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Steve Wilson. 

Crystal Hill Baptist: Prayer service begins at 9 a.m. each Sunday. Sunday school follows at 9:30 a.m. Worship service starts 11 a.m. Noonday Bible class is held each Wednesday. Bible study and prayer service will be at 7 p.m. each Wednesday. 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 Gospellettes will render the music. 

Ebenezer CME: Sunday church school begins at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship is at 11. The male chorus will render praises in song.  Bobby Ferguson will be the worship leader.  The Rev. Blanche J. Stewart will deliver the preached Word.  

Ellis Creek Missionary Baptist: Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. Morning worship begins at 11:30 with the celebration of pastor’s anniversary. Guests will be the Rev. Dwight Wilkerson of Dan River Bethel Baptist Church along with his church family. Pastor is Julian Miller. 

First Baptist, 815 N. Main St.: Sunday Bible study begins at 9:45 a.m. Worship service with the Rev. Garrett Bowman will start at 11 a.m. The annual DRBA meeting is at 3 p.m. at First Cross Roads Baptist Church. Grief Share is at 1 p.m. in the Faith Café on Monday, and again at 6:30 p.m. Children’s choir practice is from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Youth and children’s programs from 5 until 7 p.m. Children’s choir will rehearse from 4 until 5 p.m. The chancel choir will practice at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. 

First Baptist, News Ferry: Sunday school will be at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11. Music will be rendered by the Gospel Angels. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Ronnie L. Keene.  

First Presbyterian: Sunday school will meet at 9:30 a.m. Traditional worship service with praise elements starts at 10:30. Dr. Russell Lee Jr. is pastor.

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 title will be A Friend of God with scripture from Proverbs 18:24 and James 2:23. 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 will start at 11 a.m. Pastor Pannell and church family will be at Evening Light Cathedral in Danville at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. No Wednesday night Bible study will be held. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. Hubert Pannell. 

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. Prayer breakfast is Saturday at 9:30 a.m.  with guest speaker Evangelist Priscilla Speight from Judah Family Christian Center. Elder Howerton will be guest speaker at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday at Cornerstone of Deliverance in Kenbridge. Pastor is William Howerton Sr. 

Main Street United Methodist: Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. Worship begins at 10:55 a.m. (Nursery provided) Commitment Sunday will be at 11 a.m. Youth group pumpkin painting will be at the Woodview at 2 p.m. on Sunday. Wednesday: Chancel bells practice at 6:15 p.m. and chancel choir will practice at 6:45 p.m. Thursday: Crafty Critters will meet at 2 p.m., and men’s Bible study will be at 5:30 p.m. The UMW holiday extravaganza casserole and bake sale will be from 8 a.m. until noon on Nov. 2. The Farmville District Conference and Charge Conference will be at 10 a.m. at South Hill UMC. 

Mayo Grove Baptist: Sunday school starts at 10 a.m., and worship service follows at 11:15 with Family and Friends Day being celebrated with guest speaker the Rev. Keith Jennings and his choir and congregation from New Second Buffalo Baptist Church. The missionary ministry will be having a musical concert at 3:30 p.m. on Nov. 3. 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. The Halloween Hall of Treats will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday. 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. 

Millstone Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship service follows at 10:45 a.m. Bible study begins at 6 p.m. on Wednesday.  The gospel chorus anniversary will be at 3 p.m. on Sunday. Pastor is the Rev. Paul Crews. 

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

Mt. Olive Baptist: Noonday prayer is held on Wednesday. Mid-week Bible study will be at 7 p.m. on the “12 Steps to Effective Prayer.” Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m. Annual Family and Friends Day will be at 11 a.m. on Sunday. A meal will follow the service. The P.O.P. Team will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday. 

Mt. Pleasant CME: Regular worship services are held at 11 a.m. each Sunday. Communion service is held every first Sunday. Church school is held at 10 a.m. each week. Bible study is cancelled until further notice. Annual missionary day will be at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday. The Rev. Sandra Bailey will be the guest preacher from God Standard Ministry of Clinton, Maryland. Music will be rendered by the St. James Baptist Church from Scottsburg and the Rev. Emily Bouldin of St. Luke CME Church. Lunch will be served after morning worship. Pastor is the Rev. Evon Bush.

Mt. Vernon Baptist: Judgement House at North Main Baptist Church in Danville will be at 9 a.m. on Friday. Clean up church for homecoming will start at 8 a.m. on Saturday. Distribution of food boxes will be at 10 a.m. The Oak Level VFD Halloween festival will be at 6 p.m. Bible study on the Book of Daniel will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. A quarterly church business meeting will be at 12:01 p.m. Practice for the Living Christmas Tree program will be at 4 p.m. “3:6” Teen” youth meet at 6 p.m. Choir practice will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. A benefit for Jo Francis will start at 5 p.m. on Nov. 2 at Forest Davis’ shop. Homecoming will be on Nov. 3. Pastor is the Rev. Bill Wilkins. 

New Arbor Baptist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Morning worship will start at 11:15 a.m. The church will celebrate its 154th anniversary at 2:30 p.m. The Rev. Maurice Ferrell, choir and congregation will be guests. Bible study starts at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Nelson Stamps.   

New Shiloh Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Prayer and praise will start at 11 a.m. followed by regular service at 11:30. Prayer and Bible study will be at 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday. A Veterans Day program will be held at 3 p.m. on Nov. 10. Pastor 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. each Sunday. Music will be rendered by the inspirational choir on Sunday. The pastor is the Rev. John Elliott.  Anthony Womack will be preaching his initial sermon at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 10. 

New Zion Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m., and worship service will be 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 October, the canned food is sweet potatoes. The church will celebrate its 136th anniversary at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, 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 after morning service at 1:30 p.m.  

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 will be at 10:45 a.m. Worship service starts at 11 a.m. Bible study starts at 6 p.m. each Wednesday. Pastor is John M. Leigh.

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

Piney Grove Baptist: Trunk or treat will be from 5 until 8 p.m. on Saturday with lots of candy, games, food, prizes, and hay rides. Pastor is the Rev. K. Anthony Jones. 

Pleasant Grove, South Boston: Church school will begin at 8 a.m. Hour-of-Power worship experience starts at 9 a.m. Pastor Frederick Eily will be delivering the message. The male chorus will lead the music. The mass choir will celebrate its annual choir day service at 4 p.m. Appearing on program will be Blue Wing Baptist Church and Prospect Hill Baptist Church Combined Choirs from Roxboro, along with New Praise Gospel Chorus from South Boston. 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.  

​Salem Baptist, Red Oak: Pastor’s aide ministry will be have a “Women Of The Bible” program at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2. Music will be rendered by The Barnes Special. Come out and hear about the women in the Bible and some good gospel singing. The Rev. Roger Lee Allen is pastor. 

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 at Windmill Bakery from noon until 1 p.m. on Wednesday. Bible study continues at 10 a.m. on Thursday at the church. The UMW barbecue fundraiser for Rise Against Hunger will be on Saturday. The barbecue will sell for $10 per pound, and the sauce is $3 per bottle. Pre-orders are required. Call 572-6242 to place order. It will be ready for pickup at 5 p.m. The fall festival/trunk or treat with chili cook-off will be from 4 until 5 p.m. on Nov. 2. Games will be from 4 to 5 p.m., dinner and chili cook off from 5 to 6 p.m., and trunk or treat at 6 p.m. District and charge conference will be from 9:30 until noon on Saturday, Nov. 2, at South Hill UMC. A stew fundraiser for Jacob Comer will be held Saturday, Nov. 9, at Virgilina VFD Contact Trey Newby at 572-3919 for more details.  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. with praise, testimony and morning worship beginning at 10:30 a.m. Pastor Womack will be on vacation. Minister Vealer Staten will deliver the morning worship message. In conjunction with morning worship on Nov. 3 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 potluck 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 Rev. Calvin Barbour of Hickory Grove Baptist Church, and the youth choir will minister in songs of praise. Holy Communion will be observed at the conclusion of the service. Deacon Walter W. Hayes Jr. is board chairman.

St. Matthew Baptist: The gospel chorus will sponsor a stew at St. Matthew from 11 a.m. until on Saturday. For more information, contact any member of the gospel chorus. Sunday school starts at 10 a.m. except on the fifth Sunday. Worship service begins at 11:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Sundays. Bible study is at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. All names and money are due by Thursday for the 2020 birthday calendar project. See any member of the pastor’s aid ministry or Caroline Crews for information. End of the year church meeting will be at 6 p.m. on Nov. 1.

St. Paschal Baylon Catholic: Regular weekend Masses are Saturday Vigil at 6 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.  

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 gospel chorus will render songs of worship and praise. The 128th church anniversary will be celebrated at 3 p.m. on the second Sunday, Nov. 10, with the Rev. Michael D. Terry from St. Mark Baptist Church, Amherst, as guest. Music will be by the St. Matthew choir. Bible study/prayer service will be 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. Sunday school meets at 10 a.m.  Bible study starts at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Trunk or Treat will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday in the church parking lot. Pastor is Norman Talley.  

Union Grove CME: Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship will begin at 10:45 a.m. with music by the mass choir. At 3 p.m. the youth department will sponsor a service. Minister KeAunte Clements, associate minister at Bennett Memorial Missionary Baptist Church, Danville, will be the guest preacher accompanied by his youth choir. Bible study will start at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Prayer will be at 10 a.m. on Thursday. Pastor is the Rev. Charles Hudson. 

Williams Temple CME: Pastor is the Rev. Andre P. Williamson. Family and Friends Day service will be at 11 a.m. The Rev. Williamson will preach the service. Dinner will be served.

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. this Sunday. Morning worship services will be held at 11:15 on the first and third Sundays. The senior choir will be celebrating its anniversary at 3 p.m. Bible study and prayer will be held at 6 p.m. each Wednesday. The Rev. Tony Scott is pastor.