On Sunday, Sept. 15, at 3 p.m. the members of St. Stephen RZUA Church in Bracey will honor their Pastor’s 30th anniversary. The preached word will be rendered by Dr. Rev. Danny Boyd, Pastor of Penuel RZUA Church in Palmer Springs. He will be accompanied by his church family and choir. The pu…

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The Piney Grove Baptist Church, Warfield, will celebrate Homecoming on Aug. 4 during the regular 11 a.m. worship service. Pastor Yvonne Bridgeforth will deliver the preached word. At the conclusion of service, members and guests will retire to the Reverend F. H. Bagley Fellowship Hall for dinner.

Bethany Baptist Church, Valentines, will celebrate its 130th Homecoming Service on Sunday, Aug. 4, at 11 a.m. with lunch being served after the service and its Revival Service Tuesday - Friday, Aug. 6-9, with praise service beginning at 7:30 p.m. The guest Revivalists are Rev. Elmus Morgan, …

Pleasant Hill Baptist Church located at 3238 Poor House Road, Lawrenceville, will have its Annual Missionary Program on Sunday, Aug. 4, at 3 p.m.  Pastor Ralph T. Friend and the church family welcome you to help them celebrate this special day.  The theme for the program is “She Speaks.”  Th…

GASBURG - Beginning Sunday, July 21, the Pleasant Hill Christian Church located at 175 Ankum Road in Gasburg will hold Homecoming and Revival services.  The special Homecoming Day service will begin at 9 a.m. with Bible School for all ages followed by a special Homecoming worship service at …

GASBURG - Beginning Sunday, July 21, the Pleasant Hill Christian Church located at 175 Ankum Road in Gasburg will hold Homecoming and Revival services.  The special Homecoming Day service will begin at 9 a.m. with Bible School for all ages followed by a special Homecoming worship service at …

Father Jong, Pastor of St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church, will bless the boats of Lake Gaston on Saturday, May 25 from noon to 2 p.m.  A pontoon boat with Father Jong on board will be anchored on Lake Gaston in front of Watersview Restaurant near the north end of Eaton Ferry Bridge.   Bo…

FREEMAN – Please join Union Bethel R.Z.U.A. Church, 1462 Belfield Road, as God’s Future Leaders of Worship (G-FLOW) hosts the Annual Spring Youth Revival, Wednesday, May 8 through May 10 with praise service beginning at 7 p.m. and worship beginning at 7:30 pm. The theme is “#StayWoke” based …

Women on Fire, Full of Fire Conference will be held on Saturday, May 11 at 10 a.m. This community-wide event will be held at the Hampton Inn, 200 Thompson Street, South Hill. Admission is free, and the public is cordially invited to attend. A continental breakfast will be served.

Members of the New Mt. Sinai Church 887 Tanner Town Road, Brodnax, will celebrate Mother's Day with a musical program, Sunday May 12, at 3 p.m. Appearing on the program will be Lil Miss Cabre Walker, Sister Fannie Moore, Blessed Too, The Mighty Southerneers, the Gospel Harmoneers, and others…

 The First Baptist Church family of Lawrenceville cordially invites everyone to a Mother's Day service on Sunday, May 12 at 11:15 a.m. The Rev. Dr. Marshall P. Burchett, pastor, will deliver the sermon. Please come out and bring your family as we honor our beautiful mothers.  The Voices of J…

FREEMAN – The pubic is invited to join the men of Union Bethel R.Z.U.A. Church, 1462 Belfield Road, Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 3 p.m. as they observe Men’s Day. The theme for the day is, "Men Walking Upright Before God" based on Psalm 1:1 & 2.  The guest proclaimer will be Rev. Leslie Eva…

The Short's Chapel RZUA Church family will be celebrating the 117th anniversary of the church on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 3 p.m. Rev. Terrance Paschall and his church family will be conducting the service. He is the pastor of Mt. Nebo RZUA Church of Portsmouth, Virginia. The public is invit…

Women Waging War International Ministries will be hosting a Prayer Conference and Healing Service on Saturday, March 23. 2019 at 10 a.m. This community-wide event will be held at the Hampton Inn, 200 Thompson Street, South Hill, Virginia. Admission is free and the public is cordially invited…

The members of Good Hope Baptist Church in Blackridge will be celebrating the 18th Anniversary of Pastor Steven Jones on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.  The guest speaker for this occasion will be Rev. Sheldon George Gardner of Mt. Olivet Baptist Church in Petersburg, Va.  Rev. Gardner…

A dinner fundraising event to benefit the Women’s Association sponsored by First Baptist Church in Lawrenceville will be held on Saturday, March 2, 2019 starting around 9 a.m. in the bottom at Temple’s. The menu will be chitterlings, barbequed pig feet, fish, chicken wings, potato salad, col…

The Missionary Circle of Union R.Z.U.A. Church, Meredithville, Virginia, will be having a Black History Program on Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019 at 3 p.m. Minister Julia Candia and Company of Richmond, Virginia will render a concert. Feel free to dress in African attire. An old-fashioned dinner will…

The ushers of Union R.Z.U.A. Church, Meredithville, Virginia, will be celebrating their 18th Anniversary on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018 at 3 p.m. They will have a Gospel Program featuring Little Miss MaKayla Young, Bishop Elder Farrar & Company of Blackstone, Rev. Dr. Leon Wall of Freeman will…

It is with great anticipation and excitement that the Women’s Ministry of Oak Grove and Pastor, Rev. Harold L. Williams, invite all to attend the third Annual Conference on Saturday, Oct.20, 2018 at 8:30 am. Early registration is $10. At the door registration is $15. The theme is: Ladies in …

The Oak Grove Baptist Church Missionary Ministry, under the leadership of Pastor Harold L. Williams and First Lady, Reverend Regina Williams will celebrate the 94th Women’s Day Program on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018 at 3 p.m. We extend a heartfelt invitation to you. This year we are asking the lad…

The Deacon’s Ministry of Oak Grove Baptist Church, White Plains, Virginia will be sponsoring a stew sale on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018 at 12 noon at D D Mart, 9577 Christanna Highway, Lawrenceville.

Mason Grove Baptist Church, Valentines, Virginia, will honor Rev. George W. Northington, Jr. and First Lady Belinda P. Northington on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. The guest preacher will be Rev. Dr. Elva Ward, pastor of Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Brodnax, Virginia. The celebration will…

Saint Paul's Memorial Chapel (SPMC) Episcopal Church, located on the campus of Saint Paul's College will observe its 5th Annual Homecoming on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, at 9:30 a.m. A special invitation is extended to all alumni and friends to attend and participate in this festival and revitali…

FREEMAN – Please join the Male Choir of Union Bethel R.Z.U.A. Church, 1462 Belfield Road, as they celebrate their 8th Anniversary, October 14, 2018, 3 p.m. This celebratory program will feature area singing groups as well as other musical offerings. You are cordially invited to be a part of …

Lake Gaston Christian Life Centre (formerly Ebony Assembly of God) is celebrating the 75th anniversary of the church this Sunday, October 14, 2018 located at 1411 Robinson Ferry Road in Ebony, Virginia (one mile east of the Ebony Volunteer Fire Department).

The Lake Gaston Baptist Adventurers will host a luncheon on Monday, October 1, 2018, at Lake Gaston Baptist Church in the social hall at 11 a.m. Bring a covered dish to share with others (meats will be provided) along with canned goods to be given to Union Mission in Roanoke Rapids, N.C. The…

New Hope Christian Church in Danieltown will hold Homecoming on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018 at 11 a.m. Revival will be held Monday, Oct. 8 through Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 7 p.m. The guest speaker will be Cameron Bailey. The members are celebrating 125 years of service to the Lord.

Mark your calendars for Prospect United Methodist Church’s craft and vendor festival Saturday, September 29, 2018 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Prospect Church is located at 1974 Ebony Road, Ebony, Virginia. The day will include crafts and vendors plus music by NFOCUS, a locally performing Christian …

Union Bethel RZUA of Freeman, Virginia, will host the Fellowship Usher’s Union Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018 at 5 p.m. The last setting was held Sunday, July 29, 2018 at Salem Baptist Church, Emporia, Virginia, where Rev. Dr. Robert L. Lewis is the pastor. Rev. Danny Moore served as the worship lea…

New Hope Christian Church in Danieltown will hold Homecoming on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018 at 11 a.m. Revival will be held Monday, Oct. 8 through Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 7 p.m. The guest speaker will be Cameron Bailey. The members are celebrating 125 years of service to the Lord.

Saint Thomas Episcopal Church will be celebrating Men's Day on Sunday, September 9, 2018 beginning at 2 p.m. The guest speaker will be Rev. Dr. James E. Walker of Hickory Run Baptist Church Rawlings, Virginia. The guest choir will be Faithful Band Missionary Baptist Church Male Chorus. The g…

The First Baptist Church family in Lawrenceville cordially invites the public to its Parade of Hats sponsored by the First Baptist Senior Choir on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 beginning at 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Please come out ladies and join us for a blessed evening of fellowship, parading your most …

The Usher Ministry of the First Baptist Church, located at 5677 Belfield Road, Freeman, Virginia, will observe and celebrate its anniversary, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, beginning at 3 p.m. Pastor Clifton Threat and the Mount Hermon Baptist Church, Brodnax, are the special guests for the afternoo…

The Deaconess Ministry of the Friendship Baptist Church, 6351 South Hill Road, Kenbridge, Virginia, will have a gospel singing program on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018 at 5 p.m. Guests for the program will include the Blackstone Community Chorus, God’s Community Praise, and Saint Matthews Gospel C…

Roanoke Zion RZUA Church, Bracey, Virginia, will be celebrating the anniversary of their Pastor and First Lady, Rev. and Mrs. Benjamin Wartman, Jr., on Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018 at 3 p.m. The proclaimer will be Rev. John Pearson, Pastor of St. Stephen RZUA Church, Bracey. He will be accompanied …

On Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018 at 3 p.m., the New Gilfield RZUA Church family of Victoria, Virginia will be honoring and showing love and appreciation to Pastor James Simmons. Rev. Timothy Branch will bring forth the message. Music will be provided by Voices of Zion and the Gospel Keys. Dinner w…

Poplar Mount Baptist Church, 6823 Western Mill Road, Lawrenceville, Virginia invites you to their Homecoming Day Service on Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018 at 11 a.m. The message will be delivered by Reverend Charles Kelly.

The public is invited to Family and Friends Day at New Beginning Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018 starting at noon. There will be a day full of food, fellowship, fun games, and door prizes. The guest speaker will be Pastor Sharon Spratley of Hopewell, Virginia. The church is located at 122 S. Lunenbur…

Saint Paul’s Memorial Chapel Episcopal Church, located on the campus of Saint Paul's College. will sponsor Family and Friends Day on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at l:30 p.m. The theme this year is “OUR HERITAGE: THE TIE THAT BINDS.” Organizers will be emphasizing the significance of family and fri…

The First Baptist Church, located at 5677 Belfield Road, Freeman, Virginia, will observe its annual Homecoming and Family and Friends Day, Sunday, July 22, 2018, beginning at 3 p.m. Minister Michelle W. Knight, Midway, Georgia, will preach the Word. The usher and music ministries of the Plea…

White Rock AME Zion Church, 1123 Lew Jones Road, Alberta, Virginia will hold Vacation Bible School July 23, 24, 25, 2018 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Children of all ages and adults are invited to attend and enjoy a great learning experience, fellowship, fun and snacks. The theme is 24/7: Jesus Mak…

Camp Moose on the Loose will be at Sanford Memorial Baptist Church in Brodnax, Virginia Monday, July 23, 2018 to Friday, July 27, 2018 6:30 to 9 p.m. Students will experience an exciting camping theme with fun decorations, cool crafts and yummy snacks! Through the Camp Moose on the Loose VBS…

The First Baptist Church family in Lawrenceville cordially invites the public to its Homecoming Service on Sunday, July 8, at 11:15 a.m. This year's theme is entitled, "You Can Come Back Home Again." The Rev. Dr. Marshall P. Burchett, pastor, will deliver the Homecoming sermon. The Voices of…

The Mighty Southerneers of Lawrenceville, Virginia will be celebrating their 37th Anniversary on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 3 p.m. at the New Mt. Sinai Church, Brodnax, Va. Invited guests include Lil Miss MiKayla Young, Miss Cabre Walker, Miss Takera Walker, the Jacox Sisters, Mrs. Fannie Moor…

Poplar Mount Baptist Church, 6823 Western Mill Road Lawrenceville, Virginia will celebrate Annual Men’s Day during regular worship service on Sunday, June 17, 2018 at 11 a.m. The message will be delivered by Rev. Stephen C. Dickerson from Morning Star Baptist Church Baltimore, Maryland. Come…

The First Baptist Church family in Lawrenceville cordially invites the public to its Father's Day Service and Missionary Anniversary on Sunday, June 17, 2018 at 11:15 a.m. The Rev. Dr. Marshall P. Burchett, pastor, will deliver the sermon. The First Baptist Gospel Chorus will render the music.

Ellen Jean Lucy Gibson, age 82, of Dolphin, Virginia passed away June 6, 2018. She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Harman Gibson. She is survived by her children, David S. Gibson of Gasburg, Janet G. Glisson of Richmond and Jon W. Gibson and wife Kim of Midlothian; her grandchil…