Church News

Published 12:00 pm Friday, August 5, 2016

Aug. 7-9

“Heaven’s Gates and Hell’s Flames” is coming to Calvary Baptist Church in Oxford at 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 7 through Aug. 9. Viewed by millions the world over, “Heaven’s Gates and Hell’s Flames” is a high-impact compelling, multi-media production intensified by professional lighting, sound projectors, screens, visual effects, staging and sets. The drama includes a cast of about 40 church volunteers acting out a series of vignettes about people who make choices throughout their lives, die and find themselves facing their eternal destination. Admission is free. Calvary Baptist Church is located at 15 County Road 207. For more information, call 662-234-8151.

AUG. 7

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Tobby Tubby MB Church will be holding its Pastor and Wife’s 10th Anniversary Program stating at 8 a.m. with morning speaker, Min. Ronnie Driver, from Flint Hill MB Church. At 2 p.m., Pastor Eddie Goliday Sr., from Clear Creek MB Church will be guest speaker. Dinner will be served after the evening program. Everyone welcome. Host is Pastor Lee Robinson.

Union West Baptist Church is holding its Homecoming starting at 10 a.m. with Sunday school. Morning worship will start at 11 a.m. with Pastor Bro. Don Shaffer and music by Bro. Andrew Basinger. Lunch will follow in the fellowship hall. Music will follow lunch provided by the Kerry Nelson Family.


Free tutoring at Second Baptist on Jackson Avenue from noon to 2 p.m. on the first and third Saturday of each month. For more information, call 662-832-6385.

Explorers Bible Study for Women will offer a new study on the book of Romans to begin Aug. 17. Choose to join us each Wednesday at any of the three times and three locations:

— 9:30-11 a.m. at North Oxford Baptist Church

— 12:05-12:55 p.m. at St. Andrews United Methodist Church

— 6-7:05 p.m. at First Baptist Church

Explorers is a conservative, Bible-based, non-denominational organization. The teaching leader is Beth Fitts. Call Jan Trussel at 662-801-1517 to register or for more information.

Gospel and Bluegrass: Every Monday at Black Jack Church on Sardis Road from 6 to 9 p.m. Pickers are welcome. Bring a potluck.