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Church news Clarkson Baptist
Clarkson Baptist Church’s children’s ministry will have its second SONLight Festival March 24 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the parking lot of the church.
It will feature booths, food, games, music and Christian fellowship. Providing music will be Souled Out and the Josh Buford Band, as well as the church’s own children and youth.
Proceeds from the festival go toward sending the church’s children to summer camp and to purchase playground equipment. Anyone interested in having a booth at the festival may call Cindy Fowler at 258.9617 or 552.2216.
Lollars Grove
Lollars Grove Baptist Church of Eupora will host a benefit on March 24 for Ronnie and Ginger Golden Welch. Ginger has had heart surgery, and proceeds will go to offset medical costs.
Pulled pork and chicken plates with sides will be sold for donation only, and may be picked up at the church on Lollars Grove Road from 4 till 7 p.m.
For more information or to reserve a plate, contact Rachel McBride at 552-3516 or email at
Tomnolen Baptist
Tomnolen Baptist Church will be selling hamburger plates on March 24 at 6 p.m. for $5 each. The plates will include a hamburger, chips and a drink.
The cakewalk will begin at 4:30 in the activity building. All proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society to help find a cure for cancer.
Pleasant Hill
Pleasant Hill M.B. Church of Kilmichael will have “A Night of Celebration” in honor of Pastor Billy Earl Robinson for his three years of service at 6 p.m. March 24.
Walthall Baptist 
Walthall Baptist Church, located at 6578 MS Hwy 9 N., will be showing the motion picture “The Passion of the Christ” March 30 at 7 p.m.
The church will also show the Veggie Tale classic “Twas the Night Before Easter” for ages 5-12.
Both movies are open to the public. A mission offering will be taken. If any questions, call the church at 258-3259.
Bellefontaine UMC
Bellefontaine United Methodist Church is selling tickets for a steak dinner as part of its Spring Fling Fundraiser.
The steak dinner can be picked up after 4 p.m. March 31 at the church. For the $10 donation, ticketholders will receive a steak, a twice-stuffed baked potato, roll and dessert. And while you are at Bellefontaine UMC picking up supper, check out the arts and crafts available for sale with all the proceeds going to United Methodist connectional missions throughout the state of Mississippi and around the world.
For more information or for tickets, call Gwen Sisson at 552-8854 and leave a message or email at
Double Springs
Double Springs Baptist Church, 10284 Sturgis-Maben Road, will host revival services April 1 at 6 p.m. and April 2-4 at 7 p.m.
Angie Carden will be leading the music and Jim Garner will be the guest speaker. For more information, call 323-0362.
First Baptist
A salad lunch for the Relay for Life cancer drive will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. April 6 at the First Baptist Church fellowship hall, Eupora: dine-in or takeout; donations will be accepted.
West Shady Grove
Revival at West Shady Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Wayne Hudson, evangelist, will be April 15-18.
Service times are Sunday at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m., and Monday through Wednesday at 7 p.m.
A fellowship meal will be served at 6 p.m. Wednesday. For more information call the Rev. Josh Bingham at 310-6238.