Corbitt to speak at FBC Eupora revival


 

Bro. Barry Corbett said church renewal and individual discipleship growth will be the focus of his messages during a week of revival at First Baptist Church of Eupora.

Corbett will be the guest speaker for revival services set for Sept. 17-20 at FBC Eupora. On Sunday night, services will begin at 6 p.m. and Monday – Wednesday, services will begin at 7 p.m. Friends and neighbors throughout the community are welcome to attend.

“I pray that there will be a fresh strong desire individually to walk with our Lord Jesus faithfully,” Corbett said. “I pray that the church will recommit themselves to the full work which our Lord Jesus outlined in His Great Commission. I pray that the lost will be challenged with the gospel.”

 Corbett asks the community to pray for him as he prepares for this special sermon series.

“I will be praying for FBC Eupora as God’s Spirit convicts and guides our time together,” Corbett said. “It is an honor to have this opportunity to preach His Word at the First Baptist Church of Eupora.” Continue reading

Peppi Garrett will be the featured speaker at Saturday’s Women’s Conference


“We need one another now more than ever before,” said Peppi Garrett, guest speaker for the upcoming Women’s Conference at Dorroh Lake Baptist Assembly.

Make plans to join Garrett and ladies across the county as they meet together for a time of fellowship. The Women’s Conference is set for 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16 at Dorroh Lake Baptist Assembly in Bellefontaine. Tickets are $15 and includes lunch. Please contact Pepper at (662) 418-8373.

Sponsored by the Webster Baptist Association, the Women’s Conference will feature Peppi Garrett, a Christian Comedian from Mobile, Ala.

“She loves bringing the temporary joy of laughter, to introduce the eternal joy of knowing Jesus,” said Debbie Pepper, one of the organizers of this year’s event. “I love her humor and her compassion for people. Her comedy show and testimony goal is to introduce someone to the eternal joy of knowing Jesus.”

Garret said this conference will be an opportunity for attendees to come together with their sisters in Christ, “to love Him more intimately, serve Him more passionately, worship Him more reverently, praise Him more joyfully and laugh more hysterically.” Continue reading

Fun from the #BOGUECREEKFESTIVAL


Some of these photos were published in the Sept. 14, 2017 edition of The Winona Times.

The #BogueCreekFestival is a Duck Hill Family Reunion


“It is almost like a family reunion,” said Nancy Kirk. “People come to Duck Hill for the Bogue Creek Festival to enjoy friends and family they haven’t seen all year.”
One of the organizers for this year’s event, Kirk said the Bogue Creek Festival is a tradition in Duck Hill that means so much to so many.
“I enjoy seeing people who I rarely see,” said Duck Hill resident Carolyn Swanson. “It’s like having a reunion.”
Swanson said she also likes to support the Duck Hill Baptist youth tent where they always have food to sell. This year, it will be Bar-B-Q chicken, slaw, and baked beans. Swanson said the money raised for the barbeque plates goes to help fund youth mission trips. Continue reading