Church News

Pleasant Hill Pleasant Hill Church in Kilmichael will celebrate its 117th anniversary at 3 p.m. July 8. The theme will be “Having Done All, Stand!” The Rev. James Forrest, the messenger, and the Binford Chapel male choir will be special guests. Lunch will be served.

West Eupora Church of God Family portraits will be taken June 29-30 at West Eupora Church of God. Call 552-1307 for more information.

Victory by Faith Victory by Faith will have Freedom Fest ‘12 at 10:30 a.m. July 1. It will feature food, fun and fellowship.

The church is located off U.S. 82 between Eupora and Mathiston 1.5 miles north on Sapa Road; take the first left. Call 418-3710 for more information.

Bellefontaine UMC Bellefontaine United Methodist Church will host SKY Vacation Bible School where we will learn that “Everything is possible with God!”

The event will be held 9 a.m. until noon July 5 and 6 with the final program and fifth lesson July 8 beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the church. Children throughout the community are invited to this non- denominational summer event. For more information about SKY VBS or Bellefontaine UMC, go to or like us on Facebook.

Bluff Springs Baptist (Choctaw) Bluff Springs Baptist Church in Choctaw County will have revival July 8-11. The visiting speaker will be the Rev. Jim Rhodes, pastor of Clear Springs Baptist Church.

The Sunday service begins at 6 p.m. and Monday-Wednesday services begin at 7 p.m.

Dorroh Lake girls camps Dorroh Lake Baptist Assembly announces dates for its remaining summer camps: • Teen Girls Camp (ages 12-16): July 9-12; Director: Ashley Pounds • Girls Camp (ages 7-12): July 16-19; Director: Ashley Pounds

Cost for either girls camps is $125 if registration/payment is received by July 1. All registrations are requested to be received a week before the camp begins. For information contact Ginger Castle at 258-7545.

Music workshop Ackerman Church of God will be hosting a music workshop, “Ignite,” from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. July 28.

This workshop is open to all participants of church music and media departments. Topics and sessions will include vocal techniques, maximizing the volume of your choir and praise teams, praise bands and musicians, worship from a pastor’s perspective, the worship- leading choir, and sound and media in small to medium churches.

The cost is $10/person if one pre-registers before June 29, or one may pay $15/person at the door the day of the conference. A lunch is provided in the cost.

Email for a pre-registration form or call 285-8912 or 744-5240. The church is located at 8162 MS Hwy. 12 W.