Church and Community Events Calendar for the week of May 3, 2023

Published 4:58 pm Wednesday, May 3, 2023

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The Church and Community Events calendar is published each Wednesday. Items must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. Monday for that Wednesday’s calendar. Email events to CommunityCalendar@


SENSATIONAL 4 REUNION — The Sensational 4 with Gayle Jones Foster will hold a reunion event on Sunday, May 7, beginning at 3 p.m. This will be at the Prince Edward County High School auditorium in Farmville. Admission is $10 and there will be guest groups performing and door prizes.

GUEST PREACHER — Evangelist Roger J. Roller will deliver the message at Cullen Baptist Church’s evening service on Sunday, May 7. The service begins at 7 p.m., following a covered dish supper at 5:30 p.m. Rev. Roller is a well-known evangelist in the area and has been a full-time evangelist since 1993. He has held revivals in 12 states and went on mission trips to five of the seven continents.

MAY 13

FOOD DISTRIBUTION — Beth Baptist Church will hold food distribution on Saturday, May 13. The food will be given out on a first come, first serve basis, beginning at 10 a.m. and going until the food runs out.

MAY 21

PASTORAL ANNIVERSARY — St. Andrews Baptist Church in Cullen will celebrate Rev. Dr. Maurice Finney and First Lady Beatrice Finney, paying tribute to their 30th year ministering at the church. Rev. Jerry Streat from Poplar Lawn Church in Blackstone will deliver the message during the 11 a.m. service. A meal will be served afterward.


WOMEN’S MINISTRY WORSHIP — A worship service with Confident Women Ministry is held every Sunday at 3 p.m. online via conference call. Services are led by Rev. Loretta Bailey and anyone is invited to call 1-657-390-7012 to take part.

ST. MICHAEL BAPTIST CHURCH — St. Michael Baptist Church in Drakes Branch holds worship services at 11 a.m. the second and fourth Sundays of each month Masks are required. The Rev. James E. Goode is the pastor.

AMATEUR RADIO MEETING — The Charlotte County Amateur Radio Club meets the first Sunday of the month at 1426 Estes Road in Chase City. The meeting begins at 3 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For more information, contact Jason at (434) 944-9100.

ST. ANDREWS BAPTIST CHURCH — St. Andrews Baptist Church in Cullen holds worship services at 11 a.m. the first and third Sundays. Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. the first, second, third and fourth Sundays. The Rev. Dr. Maurice Finney is the pastor.

BEAUTIFUL PLAIN BAPTIST — Beautiful Plain Baptist Church holds services at 11 a.m. the second and fourth Sundays at Beautiful Plain Baptist Church, Charlotte Court House until further notice.

HEBRON UNITED METHODIST — Hebron United Methodist Church in Saxe holds in-person services at 9:45 a.m. until further notice. Masks are required to attend.

PHENIX UNITED METHODIST CHURCH — Phenix United Methodist Church, 225 Church St., in Phenix worship service is at 9 a.m. each Sunday morning. Masks and physical distancing are required. There will be no Sunday school.

MT. CARMEL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH — Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church, 1101 Mt. Carmel Road, in Brookneal worship service is at 11 a.m. each Sunday morning. Masks and physical distancing are required. There will be no Sunday school.