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Celebrate recovery group meets at 6 p.m. every Thursday at Faith Assembly of God, 5637 Highway 145 North in Quitman. Call (601) 678-9568.
Saturday, Oct. 20
8:30 a.m. – Oak Grove M.B. Church in Montrose will host a Breast Cancer Awareness Walk at the church. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. The walk will begin at 9 a.m. The registration fee will be any donations given. All funds will be donated for cancer research. All are invited, even if you are not walking, there will be something for you to do. Please come support us, but most of all support this cause.
10 a.m. – Walker Chapel will have a fish fry. Plates are $6.50 and includes three pieces of fish, baked beans, cole slaw or potato salad, and a slice of cake. Call (601) 938-1036.
Sunday, Oct. 21
8 a.m.-11 a.m. – E & L Heidelberg Ministries presents Marriage, Singles, & Family Conference 2012. Singles Service with Elder Deborah Walker of WSBC & 11 a.m. with our very own Apostle & Prophetess Heidelberg. We continue on Wednesday, Oct. 24 through Friday, Oct. 26. Friday's service includes a special live taping of Dream Big w/ LouAnn Heidelberg! Services begin at 7 p.m. nightly. Be sure to check our web posts and broadcasts for updates and details. You can find us @ whitestoneeagvis.com and on Facebook. 10:45 a.m. – Eighth Avenue Baptist Church will have their annual homecoming service with a potluck lunch following.
10:30 a.m. – Stubborn Love, a southern gospel trio based in Laurel, Mississippi, will be in concert at Broadmoor Baptist Church. Broadmoor is located at 5426 Highway 39 North (just north of Hardee’s) in Meridian. For more information, please call (601) 323-4400. A love offering will be taken.
11 a.m. – Chunky Baptist Church will have their 47th Annual Homecoming led by Guest Minister of Music, T.R. Darsey and Rev. Robert Rowzee. Lunch will be served following the service. Everyone is invited to attend.
2-5 p.m. - Pentecostal Church of Jesus Christ is having an outdoor church service with a kids puppet show at Bonita Lakes Park. The public is invited to attend. The event is called, "It's all about the Love" given to and received by Jesus. The church will also have a petition to get prayer back in school and are asking residents to drop by to sign the petition. Bibles will be given away and a community cross will be available for people to place their prayer requests. Praise, worship and testimonials are planned.
2:30 p.m. – Wahalak Missionary Baptist Church of Butler, Ala. will observe the Fourth Year Pastoral Anniversary Celebration for their pastor and first lady, Rev. & Mrs. Ecclesiastes Goodwin, Sr. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Theodis McSwain, pastor of the Gilfield Missionary Baptist Church of Pushmataha, Ala. Everyone is invited to come and share with us as we show love and honor to our shepherd and pastor.