FUMC televises morning
services on Channel 11
n AMORY – First United Methodist Church’s Sunday morning traditional worship on Channel 11 at 11 a.m. Sundays, 7 p.m. Sundays, Mondays and Thursdays and at 8 p.m. on Wednesdays. Sunday evening worship is replayed at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays.
holds prayer meetings
n AMORY – Mission Mississippi is a movement to break down racial barriers through the establishment of Christian relationships. Weekly prayer fellowship is held from 8-9 a.m. each Saturday morning and at 6 p.m. on the fifth Sunday. On Saturday, May 9, there will be a spring picnic in Frisco Park. If a church would like to host the prayer hour one week, or for more information, contact Curtis French at 256-1578 or Pat Chaney at 256-4793. All are invited to attend.
FUMC offers weekly
soup kitchen Thursdays
n AMORY – First United Methodist Church offers a soup kitchen in the church gym at 11:45 a.m. each Thursday for anyone who wishes to eat. All are welcome.
Day of Prayer set
n ABERDEEN – A National Day of Prayer observance will be held on the steps of city hall in Aberdeen at noon on Thursday, May 7, with different ministers participating. Everyone is invited to attend.
Mission Mississippi Spring
Picnic May 9
n AMORY – The 2009 Mission Mississippi Spring Picnic will be held in Amory’s Frisco Park on May 9. There will be entertainment, children’s activities, and food.
New Prospect MB plans usher workshop
n NETTLETON – New Prospect M.B. Church will hold a general progressive state Baptist convention usher workshop on Saturday, May 9, from 9-12. Presenter will be General State President Shirley Woods.
Mother’s Day service
n OKOLONA – Zion Spring M.B. Church will hold its Mother’s Day service on May 10 during the 9:15 a.m. Sunday morning worship service. Pastor Nollen Elzie Sr. invites everyone.
Dance and song workshop
n ABERDEEN – amp”Gatekeepers of Praiseamp” announces its first dance workshop and song intensive to be held May 15-16. This celebration of song, poetry and dance will be hosted by Charity Mission of Aberdeen, under the pastoral oversight of Pastor Bennie R. Coleman and first lady, Minister Jackie Coleman. For more information, contact Minister Shirley Brown at 228-806-3209 or shirleybrown firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Prospect MB plans mission society program
n NETTLETON – New Prospect M.B. Church will hold its annual Mission Society Program on Sunday, May 17, at 2:30 p.m. Speaker will be Sister Geraldine McIntosh.
Becker Baptist plans VBS
n BECKER – Becker Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School on June 1-5 from 6-8:30 p.m. The theme is amp”Truth Trek.amp” There will be classes for 3-year-olds through 6th graders. If you need a ride, call 256-8811 or 256-5574.
sets VBS date June 1-5
n AMORY – Meadowood Baptist Church will hold Vacation Bible School June 1-5 for Kindergarten – 6th grade. This year’s theme is amp”Boomerang Express.amp” For more information, contact the church at 256-5626 or Suzanne Knight at 256-9348.