This weekend, GracePointe @ Christ Community Worship Center, located at 8522 Hwy 39 North, Meridian, will welcome evangelist, author and Christian television personality, Sandra Hancock of Sandra Hancock Ministries to their "2020 Clear Vision Rally!"
Eighth Army chaplains and religious affairs specialists held both a holiday party and a birthday party Dec. 19 at U.S. Army Garrison-Humphreys, South Korea.
During a dozen years of ministry, the Rev. Ted Giese estimates that he has performed 200 funerals and made 1,000 hospital visits to the sick and the dying. He also spends many hours in theaters, working on his movie reviews featured at The Canadian Lutheran website.
Meridian native and national recording artist Jamal Roberts presents Christmas With Jamal Roberts, on Saturday, Dec. 20, at 6 p.m. at Pine Grove Baptist Church in Bailey.
For 15 years, Pastor Timothy Jones and his congregation at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Meridian have been feeding the community at Thanksgiving.
In honor of this week's 150th Anniversary of Temple Congregation Beth Israel in Meridian, members from near and far are sharing their reflections on being a part of the congregation.
Cedar Grove Baptist Church will celebrate its 100th anniversary service on Sunday, Nov. 10 with the theme “Celebrating God’s Faithfulness.”
As in all churches, the desire to take care of one another began a journey of serving those in need at the Church of the Mediator. In the 1960s, the church operated a booth at the Mississippi/Alabama State Fair for years as a ministry to the community and to the workers at the fair.
When preparing the 2016 Democratic Party platform, the drafting committee promised: "We will do everything we can to protect religious minorities and the fundamental right of freedom to worship and believe."
“But the people of Israel broke faith regarding the devoted things, for Achan. . . took some of the devoted things. And the anger of the LORD burned against the people of Israel.” Joshua 7:1
Autumn temperatures haven't arrived but the spirit of the season will be anticipated in the celebration of St. Joseph Catholic Church’s 38th annual October Festival on Saturday.
“And Joseph recognized his brothers, but they did not recognize him. And Joseph remembered the dreams that he had dreamed of them. And he said to them, “You are spies; you have come to see the nakedness of the land.” Genesis 42:8-9
The East Lauderdale Covenant Churches of the Meridian District will be holding a Bible Reading Marathon on the front lawn of the College Park United Methodist Church from Wednesday, Sept. 25 through Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, in lieu of its traditional revival services.
On Sunday, Sept. 8, Oak Grove Baptist Church will celebrate 143 years of faithful ministry to the Bonita community, as well as Meridian and Lauderdale County.
Americans who have been paying attention to arguments about religion in recent years know that two statistics have caused the most chatter in the digital public square, as well as coverage in the old-school press.
This Week's Circulars
Funeral services for Mrs. Rose Evelyn Brogan will be Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, at 1 p.m., at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jim Gordon officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Robert Barham Family Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted wi…
Funeral services for Mrs. Billie Burt Jones Sutherland will be Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, at 2 p.m., at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home Chapel with the family officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. Robert Barham Family Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with…
Graveside services for Dorothy Jean McMullan will be Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, at 11 a.m., at Pleasant Ridge United Methodist Church Cemetery in Collinsville. Pastor Robert Hughes will be officiating. Stephens Funeral Home is handling her arrangements. Mrs. McMullan, 84, died Tuesday, Jan. 21…
Services: Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, at 2 p.m., at Berry and Gardner Funeral Home's OP Chapel. Burial: Sunset Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, Jan. 24, from 6-7 p.m., at Berry and Gardner Funeral Home's OP Chapel.
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- Upgrades planned at The Max in Meridian
- Law enforcement reports: Jan. 17-22
- Interstate 59/20 reopens through Birmingham
- Real estate broker interested in old Village Fair Mall property in Meridian
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