Abiding Branch Christian Ministries: Sunday school starts at 9:30 a.m. followed by morning worship with Pastor Wallace M. Pierce at 10:30 a.m. Bible study will be at 7 p.m. on Wednesday via teleconference 712-770-4005, access code 277702. Annual Friends and Family Day will be Sept. 29. Special guest will be the Rev. Kevin Kernodle of Rising Sun Missionary Baptist Church, Penhook. It will be a fun day with games, good food and fellowship. 

Ash Avenue Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Worship will be at 11 a.m. The deacons will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Monday. Revitalize re-cap will be at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday. On Wednesday: 5:30 p.m. - supper, 6:30 p.m. - Bible study; 7:30 p.m. - choir practice. Call 572-2006 for up to date information. The Rev. Tim Mull is pastor.  

Berry Hill Baptist: Church school begins at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. Morning worship follows at 11. Prayer meeting and Bible study are 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. New sermon series has begun on the Paradox. Sermon for Sunday will be “Last Is First” from Matthew 19:13-30. 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 begins at 9:45 a.m. Worship will begin at 11:30 a.m. every second/fourth Sundays. Bible study starts at 7 p.m. on Thursday. The senior choir anniversary will be celebrated at 4 p.m. on Sept. 22. Pastor is the Rev. Marvin Lee Bowman. 

Blue Wing Grove Baptist: Morning worship will be at 9 a.m. with Pastor Coleman and male chorus in charge. No Sunday school will be held. Bible study starts at 6 p.m. each Wednesday, continuing to study The Lord’s Supper will be taught by First Lady Minister Jackie Coleman. 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. Bible study is at 10 a.m. on Tuesday at the church. Pastor is Patricia Neilsen. 

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: Sacrament meeting begins at 10 a.m. on Sunday. 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 will be at 6:30 p.m. – beginners and advanced alike – on the fourth Wednesday of the month at the church building. Addiction recovery programs, ldsarp.org are held at 7 p.m. on Sunday the Stake Center.  

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 are at 7 a.m. on Saturday. Delegates are invited to the 45-day session of the BMBA at 9 a.m. The Brotherhood of Moses is hosting a fish fry at 10 a.m. at Wimbush’s Store, two miles west of Meadville Elementary School on Hwy. 57. Plates and sandwiches are available. Altar prayer is at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. Sunday school is at 9:45. Deaconess is in charge of praise time at 11. The senior missionaries will be celebrating its anniversary at 2:30 p.m. with guest preacher Minister Carmina Eder of Mountain Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Lunch will be served. Prayer service and Bible study are 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 a.m. Bible study starts at 7 p.m. each Wednesday. Church conference will be held at noon on Saturday. Pastor is the Rev. Steve Wilson. 

Crystal Hill Baptist: Prayer service starts at 9 a.m. each Sunday. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. Worship will start at 11 a.m.  Noonday Bible classes are held each Wednesday. Bible study and prayer service are 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 L. Wilkerson bringing the message. The Sons of Glory will render the music. 

Ebenezer CME: Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship will be at 11 a.m. The Unity Faith Ensemble and sunbeam choir will render praises in song. Church conference will be held at 11 a.m. on Sept. 21. The Rev. Blanche J. Stewart is pastor.  

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

First Baptist, 220 Ferry Street: Sunday school will meet at 9:45 a.m. Morning worship will start at 11 a.m. Music will be rendered by the youth choir. Dr. Allan G. Smith Sr., pastor, will deliver the message “What’s Going On?” taken from I Samuel 2: 22-26. The attire for this Sunday is dress down. 

First Baptist, News Ferry: The annual Family, Friends and Fellowship Day begins at noon on Saturday at Edmunds Park. Early morning worship Sunday begins at 9 a.m. Music will be rendered by the inspirational choir. The 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 with the Rev. Garrett Bowman will be at 11 a.m. Monday - Grief Share in Faith Café will be at 1 p.m.; children’s choir will rehearse from 4 till 5 p.m.; Grief Share in Faith Café will be at 6:30 p.m. Chancel choir practice is at 7 p.m. on Wednesday.                                     

First Presbyterian: Two services are offered each Sunday with Dr. Russell Lee as pastor. Nursery is provided for children through second grade. Contemporary service starts at 9 a.m.; Sunday school meets at 10 a.m.; traditional worship is at 11 a.m. 

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

Greater Brandon Chapel Missionary Baptist: The church will celebrate annual First Lady’s Day at 11 a.m. on Sunday. Guest preacher will be minister Joyce Standfield Samuel from the East New Hope Baptist Church in Danville. The GBC gospel choir will render the music. The Rev. Dr. Michael T. Galloway is pastor. 

Hackberry Baptist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. Worship follows at 11 a.m. Prayer and Bible study will be at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is Hubert Pannell.

Household Of Faith Apostolic: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Sunday morning jubilee will begin at 11:30 a.m. Prayer and Bible study will be 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 begins at 10:55 a.m. with nursery provided. At noon, a refresher course for crucifers and acolytes will be held. Dairy delivery is at 6:15 p.m. on Monday. Tuesday – Bible study begins at 10:25 a.m. and UMM dinner meeting starts at 6 p.m. Food pantry will open at 9 a.m. on Wednesday and again at 5:30 p.m.; chancel bells meet at 6:15 p.m. and chancel choir rehearses at 6:45 p.m. on Wednesday. Thursday – Crafty Critters meets at 2 p.m. and men’s Bible study is at 5:30 p.m., and finance committee will meet at 7 p.m.

Mayo Grove Baptist: Sunday school meets at 10 a.m. and worship service follows at 11:15 with Pastor Allen to bring the message and the mass choir to sing. 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 7:15 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Joe Trickey Jr. 

Millstone Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship service will be at 10:45 a.m. Fellowship/fun day will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday. Bible study starts at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Church conference will be held at 1 p.m. on Sept. 28. Pastor is the Rev. Paul Crews. 

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 starts at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Minister Carmina Eder will be guest for senior missionary services at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at County Line Church in Nathalie. Mountain Grove combined choir will render the music. Deacon Franklin Howerton is board chairman. 

Mt. Olive Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship will start at 11 with Bishop Michael Byrd and the combined choir.  P.O.P. Ministry will meet at 5:30 p.m. in the lower auditorium on Wednesday for ages 3-18. Noonday prayer is on Wednesday. Midweek Bible study will be at 7 p.m. on “12 Steps to Effective Prayer.” Pastor Byrd and the praise team will be in revival at 7 p.m. at Williams Temple CME Church on Sept. 19. 

Mt. Pleasant Baptist: Church conference is at 10 a.m. on Saturday. The Rev. Finley Fields of Ellis Creek Missionary Baptist Church in Nathalie will be the guest preacher for September.  

Mt. Pleasant CME: Regular worship service is held at 11 a.m. each Sunday. Communion service is held every first Sunday. Church school will be held at 10 a.m. each Sunday. Bible study is at noon on Friday. Family and Friends Day will be at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday. Musical guests have been invited. Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. The CYF will have a fish fry on Saturday, Sept. 21, at Heritage House in South Boston. A church conference will be at 4 p.m. on Sept. 21. Pastor is the Rev. Evon Bush. 

Mt. Vernon Baptist: Breakfast will be at 7 a.m. at Oak Level VFD on Saturday. Walk for Hope-Halifax Cancer Association will be Saturday. Revival will be held at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. The Rev. Harvey Spencer will preach on Monday; the Rev. Larry Davis on Tuesday; and the Rev. Russell Terry on Wednesday. Choir practice will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. William E. Wilkins.

New Arbor Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Morning worship will follow at 11:15 a.m. The usher board anniversary program will start at 2:30 p.m. Bible study starts at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Pastor is the Rev. Nelson Stamps.  

New Life Baptist: Sunday school meets at 9:45 a.m. and is followed with worship service at 11 a.m. Bible study is held at 7 p.m. every Wednesday. Pastor Paul/Leading Lady Vernal Bruce’s 23rd pastoral anniversary will be celebrated at 3 p.m. on Sunday. Pastor Spencer Woods will deliver the message. The Allred Baptist Church choir will render the music. Dinner will be served after the service. P.W. Bruce is overseer.

New Shiloh Baptist: Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m., prayer and praise service is at 11 a.m., regular church will begin at 11:30 a.m. The gospel chorus anniversary will be celebrated at 3 p.m. on Sunday. Prayer/Bible study will be at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday. Pastor is Sylvester Crawley. 

New Vernon Baptist: Sunday school is held at 9:30 a.m. Worship service starts at 10:45 a.m. Music will be rendered by the gospel choir during worship. Prayer service and Bible study are held at 11:30 on Tuesday morning. The pastor is the Rev. John Elliott.  

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

Peaceful Tabernacle Baptist: Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m. Morning worship follows at 11 a.m. Prayer and Bible study are held at noon on Wednesday. A worship service will be held at 6 p.m. on Sunday. Pastor is the Rev. Jackie Stamps.   

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

Pleasant Grove, South Boston: Church school will begin at 9:45 a.m. Worship follows at 11 a.m. with Evangelist Novella B. Leigh. Church school will start at 8 a.m. followed by Hour of Power beginning at 9 a.m. on Sept. 22 with Pastor Frederick Eily. Bible study will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 25. Pastor is Frederick Eily.

Republican Grove Baptist: Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. Men and Women’s Day will be celebrated at 2 p.m. on Sunday. Dr. Gary Harmon will be the guest speaker, along with Level Run Gospel Chorus. Bible study is at 7 p.m. every Thursday. Pastor is the Rev. Stedman Davis. 

Saint John’s Episcopal: A service of Holy Eucharist will be held on Sunday, followed by coffee time. A healing service will be held 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 be celebrating Men’s Day at 11 a.m. on the Sept. 29. The theme will be “Arise And Fight For What Belongs To You!” Scripture will be from 1 Samuel 30: 1-10. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Haney Thomas, pastor of New Bethel Baptist Church in Meherrin, along with the male chorus. The Rev. Roger Lee Allen is pastor of the church.

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 services following at 11 a.m.  Join Pastor Shayne for lunch at Windmill Bakery at noon on Wednesdays. Bible study on Proverbs continues at 10 a.m. on Thursday at the church. 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. 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. A free clothing giveaway will be held from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21. 

Spanish Grove Baptist: Sunday school will begin at 9:30 a.m. Praise and testimony starts at 10:30 a.m. followed by morning worship at 11 a.m. An appreciation/recognition service for Evangelist Vealer Staten will be held at 3 p.m. on Sept. 29. The Rev. Jerald Jeffress will be rendering the appreciation message, and the Jeffress Singers along with the St. James Combined Choir will be rendering the music and songs of praises. The Rev. Ronnie Womack is pastor of the church.

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. Gerald Jeffress. The Blackwell Inspirational Choir will render songs of praise. Deacon Walter W. Hayes Jr. is board chairman. 

St. Mark Missionary Baptist: Annual homecoming service will begin at 11 a.m. Lunch will be served. Pastor is Herbert Pettiford. 

St. Michael AME: Church school begins at 9:45 a.m. Worship service will follow at 11 a.m. each week. Pastor is the Rev. Dr. George W. Ford Sr. 

St. Paschal Baylon Catholic: Regular weekend Masses are Saturday Vigil at 6 p.m. and 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 begins at 10 a.m. Annual homecoming celebration with morning worship will begin at 11:30 a.m. with Pastor Keen delivering the message. Songs of praise and worship will be by the combined choir. The afternoon guest proclaimer at 3 p.m. will be the Rev. George Reynolds and congregation from Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church, Danville. Dinner will be served between services. Fun and fellowship will be held from 1 until 5 p.m. on Saturday. The sunbeam choir and praise team will celebrate their anniversary at 3 p.m. on Sept. 22.  Bible study and prayer service is held at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday. The Rev. Dr. William 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. Pastor is Norman Talley. 

Union Grove CME: Church conference is at 9 a.m. Saturday. Mass choir rehearsal will be at 10 a.m. Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Praise and worship begins at 10:45 a.m. The mass choir will render the music.  Bible study will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Prayer is at 10 a.m. on Thursday. Pastor is the Rev. Charles Hudson.  

White Oak Grove Baptist: The Rev. Hayward Jennings Sr. is pastor. Kerry L. Goode Sr. will deliver his initial sermon at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 22. He is the son of the late Levi Goode Sr. and Martha Valentine Goode of Sutherlin. Lunch will be served after the service.  

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 11:15 a.m. on the first and third Sundays of each month. The senior choir is sponsoring a gospel music and praise dance program at 3 p.m. on Sunday. Prayer and Bible study are held at 6 p.m. each Wednesday. The Rev. Tony Scott is pastor.