Meridian Star


October 26, 2013

Religion News: 10-26-13

MERIDIAN —     Please email all Religion calendar briefs to

    • The Greater Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church is accepting resumes for pastor. Please email resumes to Greater Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church, P.O. Box 88, Meridian, MS 39302. The deadline for submitting resumes is Nov. 1.

    • NorthPark Church hosts several support groups each week. Griefshare meets Mondays from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Single & Parenting meets Wednesdays from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Divorce Care meets Wednesdays 6:30 to 7:30. NorthPark Church is located at 7770 Highway 39 North in Meridian, just across from the North East Middle School.

    • A journey to Israel is being planned for Nov. 30-Dec. 10,

leaving from Jackson, Miss., with Dr. Rick Henson (son of Barbara and RalphHenson), pastor of Oakdale Baptist Church in Brandon, Miss. Please call for a brochure or for more information about this trip of a lifetime! 601-506-1101or email

Saturday, Oct. 26

    10 a.m. — The Newton County Church of God needs a new roof on its small church before winter begins and members will be selling chicken plates for $6 each at the Temple of Praise Church on Burton Road in Little Rock beginning at 10 a.m. Church officials said any help or donation would be appreciated. For more information, call 601-927-7786 or 601-635-2739.

    5:30 p.m. — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will have its annual Fall Festival. Traditional activities include fishpond, cupcake walk, dunking booth, etc. Hotdogs and chili will be served. The church is located at 5805 N. Hills Street, Meridian. The public is invited and admission is free.


Oct. 26-27

    The Baylor family celebrates 35 years of singing God's praise Saturday, Oct. 26 at 5 p.m. and on Sunday, Oct. 27 at 3 p.m. The celebration will be held at The McIntosh Community Center just south of DeKalb on Highway 39 South. All churches, groups, choirs, and soloists are invited to help celebrate in the name of Jesus Christ.

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