Events for May 18, 2013
through May 22, 2013
BIBLE COLLEGE: ISAIAH COLLEGE OF MINISTRY AND FULL GOSPEL SEMINARY is now accepting registration for its summer session. Classes will be held Thursday evenings beginning in June. Limited seats are available. Register online at www.isaiahcollege.com. For more information, call site director Evangelist Charles Young at 601-927-3676.
BASIC COMPUTER SKILLS for anyone with a developmental disability can be taught by contacting Yolanda Kimble and Charles Steven at The Resource Center on Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. For more information, call 746-3684.
THOMAS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY will hold its 2013 All School TCA Reunion Weekend on May 17-19. For more information, call 746-8551.
HOWELL’S GOSPEL SING FEST will be held on May 18 from non until 8 p.m. at Howell’s. Sandwich plates will be sold for $5 from 2-8 p.m. Spaghetti plates will be sold for $7 from noon until 2 p.m. Groups to perform include Terry and Debra Luna, New Genesis, Voices of Faith, The Kinsmen and The Castle Family. For more information, call 466-1840, 571-1073 or 601-981-1405.
PLEASANT GROVE M.B. CHURCH Health and Recreation Ministry will host its first quarterly 5K walk/run on May 18 in the town of Bentonia from 8 a.m. until. Entry fee is $5 a person. The route will begin at Hancock’s old softball park on Pritchard Ave. All participants are asked to pre-register by May 15. For more information, call Shelia Shaffer at 571-0148 or Melissa Ealey at 601-497-4035.
WOMEN MISSIONARY SOCIETIES of Lintonia Chapel and Bethel A.M.E. will hold its annual Women’s Missionary Program at Bethel A.M.E. Church on May 19 at 3 p.m. Speaker will be Min. Betty Williams of King Solomon M.B. Church. The theme will be “Where Do We Go From Here.”
PETER ROCK COGIC in Holly Bluff will celebrate its 58th church anniversary on May 19 at 2 p.m. Guest speaker will be Elder Henry Walker, pastor of Greater New Jerusalem COGIC from Indianola. For more information, call 828-3303 or 828-3509.
NEW ZION M.B. CHURCH in Vaughan will have a Men’s Day program on May 19 at 2 p.m. Rev. Willie McCullum of New Hope M.B. Church in Benton will be the guest minister.
YAZOO CITY CHURCH OF GOD will hosts singers Terry and Debra Luna on May 19 at 9:30 a.m. A lunch will follow the service.
ROSE HILL M.B. CHURCH on Myrleville Rd. in Benton will celebrate its 155th anniversary on May 19 at 2 p.m. Guest speaker will be Pastor Matthew Canada of Pilgrim M.B. Church in Madison.
GALILEE M.B. CHURCH will hold its annual revival on May 20-24, beginning at 7:15 p.m. nightly. Rev. Claude Tucker, pastor of Truevine M.B. Church of Jackson, will be the guest minister.
YAZOO COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL PANTHERS Athletic Booster Club will meet on May 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the school cafeteria.
UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY Jefferson Davis chapter will meet at the home of Dolores Williams on May 21 at 2 p.m. For more information, call Gloria Adcock at 590-7420.
CHAPEL HILL M.B. CHURCH will hold its pastors aide program on May 25 at 6 p.m. Rev. Harry Scott will be the guest speaker. For more information, call Annie Ruth Stiff at 571-0258.
GIVEAWAY DAY will be held on May 25 at 10 a.m. at the American Legion Hut. Clothes, appliances, food and more will be given away for free. The event is sponsored by T&T Ministry, Lady Achievers, Whitney Woods Post 201, Men of Standards and Fletcher Cox.
LINWOOD GIRL SCOUT TROOP #5442 will sell plates on May 25 in the Save A Lot parking lot. Rib plates, chicken wing plates, combo plates, hamburger or sausage plates will be sold. For more information, call 571-8812, 763-8034 or 571-4896.
NEW COVENANT COMMUNITY CHURCH will celebrate the consecration of its building on May 25 at noon. Presiding minister will be Pastor Juanita Booker, pastor of Emeritus of the United Methodist Church.
ST. JAMES COGIC will celebrate its 97th anniversary on May 26 at 1 p.m. Guest speaker will be Elder Johnny Foresst of St. Joseph COGIC. For more information, call 673-8146 or 601-405-2196.
CAROLYN HICK AND FAMILY ANNUAL MEMORIAL DAY CELEBRATION will be held on May 26 from 3 p.m. until at 124 Jackson Avenue/Rosehill in Bentonia. The event will feature Val McKnight and Roosevelt Robinson and Band. For more information, call 590-2073.
TOBEKA M.B. CHURCH will celebrate Family and Friends Day on May 26 at 1 p.m. For more information, call Lolita Woods at 763-4343.
SPRINGFIELD M.B. CHURCH on Highway 3 outside of Satartia will hold its annual revival services on May 27-31, beginning at 7 p.m. nightly. Guest speaker will be Rev. M.L. Coleman. For more information, call Willie Wilson at 571-7282.
BRENDA STEVENS will hold a book signing on May 30 at Ricks Memorial Library from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Bring a lunch for the reading.
EXCELL LEARNING CENTER will hold a free after school summer program on June 1-July 31 for ages 5-15. For more information, call Dr. Carolyn Townsel at 755-8613.
CENTRAL BAPTIST CHURCH will host The Blackwood Brothers in concert on June 1 at 6 p.m.
TRI-UNION INDEPENDENT CHURCH will hold its caring and sharing program to benefit Mrs. Pamela Jenkins on June 1 at 5 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Yazoo County Junior Beta Club, Mrs. Leonia Gilmore and Voices of Benton.
WORD OF TRUTH FULL GOSPEL CHURCH will hold a One Day Crusade on June 2 at 3 p.m. Guest speaker will be Rev. Dennis Lewis, a Yazoo City native and pastor of Holy Faith United Ministry Church.
TULANE BAPTIST CHURCH will hold its annual revival services on June 3-5, beginning at 7 p.m. nightly. Pastor Robert Green, of Pleasant Grove M.B. Church in Canton, will be the guest speaker.
COLOR ME ANGEL 5K BENEFIT RUN for 13-year-old Josie Harris will be held on June 29 at the Triangle Cultural Center at 9 a.m. Runners can pick up registration forms at Delta Darlins. Pre-registration is until June 2; $30 and includes sunglasses and a tshirt. Registration after June 22 is $35 and will not include tshirt. Registration will also be held at the benefit from 8-8:30 a.m. There will also be a kid route, silent auction and concessions. For more information, call Wendy Riley at 571-3628.