A pulpit, a congregation, a church – as it were – in a completely different environment than that which most attend each Sunday. But nonetheless, it is exactly the same as any other in one important way: the preaching of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Constructed in 2014, LaBelle Haven Baptist Church sits on an acreage in Olive Branch, at 4800 Hwy. 305 North. LaBelle Haven is a 1,500 member body led by Rev. Dean Stewart.
Rev. Sam Burton, II is pastor of the Southaven First United Methodist Church, located at 723 Star Landing Road East; an active and vibrant church with a community focus of service to their fellow man.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (LDS), often referred to as “Mormons” was founded by Joseph Smith during a religious revival period in this country of the early 1800s known as the Second Great Awakening.
A church that has witnessed continual membership growth since its founding, Longview Point Baptist Church, located at 1100 McIngvale Road in Hernando, has met the spiritual needs of thousands of congregants over the years. Today, the 1,400-plus membership is led by Pastor Wade Stevens.
Its white facade shining in the morning light, the Brown Missionary Baptist Church south campus sits on a rise, overlooking Swinnea Road in Southaven at the street address 7200, just a few blocks north of Goodman Road. It is a beautiful building inside and out, with accommodation for over 1,…
The government may have done the seemingly unheard of – directing churches to stop having services because of the number of people that attend – but that hasn't stopped congregations from getting together, albeit in different ways.
A smaller church, by comparison, Eudora Baptist Church is pastored by Steve Albonetti, who was raised attending a Catholic church as a young man and was employed at a Seessel's Grocery store in Memphis where he trained to be a meat cutter.
Inky Johnson was a standout defensive cornerback at the University of Tennessee who was running headlong into a stellar National Football League career.
Winners of this year’s Coach Bob Patterson FCA Scholarship Awards were, from left, Lauren Harlow of Horn Lake High School and Wesley Sides of DeSoto Central. They each receive a $1,000 scholarship award. The award is named for the late Memphis State athletic director and coach whose football…