- Females and Finance Women’s Empowerment Forum
Dixon Hill Book Club will present the Females and Finance Women’s Empowerment Forum, Saturday, February 16, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Quin Temple C.O.G.I.C. Fellowship Hall, located at 14 Old Highway 27 North, Monticello. A continental breakfast will begin at 8:30 a.m. Forum Facilitator is Lesia Lewis. Guest speakers will be Aspiring Entrepreneur Dee Smith-Eley, Sr. Financial Consultant of Regions Bank of Monticello Bonita Britt, and Business Owner Tahida Peyton. Admission is free. Organizers request no children under the age of 16 attend. Attire is business casual.
- Holy Bible Outreach Ministry Extravaganza
Holy Bible Outreach Ministry will be hosting an exaltation, worship, praise, and Word extravaganza, Saturday, February 16, beginning at 6 p.m. Come with your minds and hearts ready to receive. The meeting will be held at Pleasure Point Inn Multi-Purpose Center at 1701 Highway 184 in Monticello. For questions, email Watchman Taylor at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- GloBoyz Concert of Hope
GloBoyz Productionz will present their annual Concert of Hope Saturday, February 16, at 6 p.m. at the CCMA Christian Center, located at 17160 Highway 51 North in Hazlehurst. The theme will be “Denim, Pink & Diamonds” and will honor the 59th birthday of GloBoyz CEO Gloria Thompson. The night will include great Gospel singing and performances from Churchin’ with Chosen, The Kaiser Singers, Fred Perry and 2nd Generation, Praise Dancer Nadiyah Nelson, Pastor Douglas Noel and Friendz, and Ashley S. and Revived. Event Host is Jonas Q. Ross and the Pink Carpet Host will be Jenni Love. The GBP Memorial Scholarship will be awarded at the event, and guests are asked to bring books for donation to the “I Love 2 Read Gift Book Ministry.” Door prizes will also be given away. Tickets are $25 for VIP, $15 in advance, $20 at the door and $5 for children 6-11 years. For information, call Glo at 601-927-1513 or Sophya Hayes at 601-552-9827.
- Monticello UMC Boy Scout Service
Monticello United Methodist Church will honor the local Boy Scout troop during the morning worship service on February 17. After the service, there will be a fundraiser lunch of soup and salad. Make plans to enjoy lunch and fellowship while helping support the local scout troop.
- Mt. Pleasant M.B. 100 Women in Red and Men in Black
Mt. Pleasant M.B. Church will host their 100 Women in Red and Men in Black Program, Sunday, February 17, beginning at 1:30 p.m. The theme is “What Can Wash Away My Sin? Nothing But The Blood of Jesus.” Guest speaker for the program will be Dr. Lynell Magee of Light of the World Church in Terry. The church is located at 167 Elem Tyler Road, Sontag.
- Shady Grove Family & Friend Night
Shady Grove Church will hold their annual Family & Friend Night, Sunday, February 17, beginning at 6 p.m. The speaker will be Rev. Dion Porter of Terry Grove M.B. Church in Terry.
- Rev. Gustav du Toit at Seed Sowers Church
Seed Sowers Church and Ministries will host Rev. Gustav du Toit of Cape Town, South Africa, Wednesday, February 20, at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come and bring a friend.
- Fair Hill M.B. Youth Day/Black History Day
Pastor Glen Smith and the Fair Hill M. B. Church Family of Oma will celebrate Youth Day/Black History at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 24. The guest speaker will be Pastor Edward Cook of Clear Creek M.B. Church in Crystal Springs. Youths from area churches are invited to fellowship, praise God, and celebrate African American heritage.
- South Springhill Pastoral Anniversary
South Springhill Church will celebrate Pastor Bishop De’Sean Toler’s 5th Year Pastoral Anniversary, Sunday, February 24, beginning at 2 p.m. The speaker will be Elder Ty McKinney from St. John Baptist Church in Belle Place, Louisiana.
- St. Paul M.B. Leadership & Financial Workshop/Conference
St. Paul M.B. Church in Silver Creek will host a Leadership & Financial Workshop/Conference February 25-28 at 6 p.m. nightly. Topics and leaders include: Monday – Leadership, Pastor Kimble Allen; Tuesday – Debt Free God’s Way & Church Finances, Pastor Ron Regan; Wednesday – Church Management, Pastor John Lockett; and Thursday – Youth Leaders, Reverend Avery James Daniels.
- Fair Hill M.B. Youth Pack the Pew Revival
Pastor Glen Smith and the Fair Hill M. B. Church Youth Department of Oma will host a Youth Pack the Pew Revival, Monday through Wednesday, February 25 – 27. Services will begin at 7:00 p.m. nightly. The guest speakers will be: Monday (Sopranos Night), Minister Jarrod Dixon, Egypt Hill M.B. Church, Crystal Springs; Tuesday (Altos Night), Minister C. J. Lewis, Mt. Pleasant M.B. Church, Sontag; and Wednesday (Tenors Night), Pastor Robert West, Jr., New Hymn M.B. Church, Pinola. All youths and youth choirs from area churches are invited.