Church and community events

Published 6:00 am Thursday, July 2, 2020

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The Church and Community Events calendar is published each Friday. Items must be submitted by 10 a.m. Monday for that Friday’s calendar. Events should be emailed to CommunityCalendar@


A TIME OF PRAYER, Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. hosted by the United Baptist Association of Central Virginia. The conference call number is (701) 779-9869, there is no access code. Those wishing to call in are asked to start calling by 6:25 p.m. so that we may be able to begin at 6:30.

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VIRTUAL SERMON, 11 a.m. every Sunday presented by the Rev. Toney W. Smith, pastor of St. Level Baptist Church, Clarksville and Greenwood Baptist Church, Boydton. The public is welcome to join in and listen to the message. Call (804) 665- 9969. When asked put in code 9059059#.

SERVICES at Zion Hill Baptist Church will have park and praise in the car service on Sundays from 11 a.m.-noon.

LIVE STREAMING SERVICES at First Liberty Baptist Church will be held the first and third Sunday at 10 a.m. and Bible study via teleconference on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. Dial in at 617-793-8841, no code. All other programs and services will remain suspended in compliance with the governor’s orders.

IN PERSON SERVICES, 10 am., 11 a.m. and noon, at Biblical Baptist Church until further notice.

VIRTUAL SERMON, 11 a.m. every Sunday at Farmville United Methodist. May be viewed on church’s Facebook and at other times. https:// farmvilleunitedmethodistchurch/videos/

PARK AND PRAISE SERVICE, 10-11 a.m. at Zion Hill Baptist Church on Sunday’s until further notice.

PARKING LOT SERVICES, Sharon Baptist in Cumberland parking lot worship services will be held at 9 a.m. on the first through fourth Sundays until further notice. Homecoming and revival services scheduled for August 2020 have been canceled.


BENEFIT YARD SALE – A yard sale will be held Saturday, July 4, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on 15 South just past Worsham Grocery. The sale benefits ladies missions of St. John’s Lutheran Church.


DRIVE-IN WORSHIP – Cedar Baptist Church, 3932 Bell Road in Dillwyn, will have a drive-in worship service Sunday, July at 10 a.m. Also, at 11:15 a.m. there will be a worship service inside the church sanctuary. Attendees will be asked to wear a mask for the inside service.


BEEKEEPERS – The Heart of Virginia Beekeepers meeting scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Prince Edward County Extension Office is canceled. For more information call Mary Jane Morgan at 434-315-1433.


TOWN COUNCIL MEETING – The Farmville Town Council will hold its regular monthly meeting Wednesday, July 8 at 7 p.m. For information about how to access the meeting, please visit the town’s website at


FREE MOVIE – 7 p.m. The Music Man will be shown at the Pamplin Depot Main Street in the Freight Room. Bring snacks and refreshments along with a mask and a lawn chair for this socially distanced event.


BUCKINGHAM BOARD OF SUPERVISORS – The Buckingham Board of Supervisors will hold its regularly scheduled monthly meeting Monday, July 13 at 6 p.m. To receive instuctions on how to gain access to the meeting, visit the county website at or call 434-969-4242.


PUBLIC HEARINGS – The Prince Edward County Board of Supervisors will hold a meeting at 7:30 p.m. to hold public hearings on eight separate agenda items. For more information on the agenda, visit the county website at http:// To access the meeting call (425) 436- 6394. The access code required is 867576#.

CUMBERLAND COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS – The Cumberland County Board of Supervisors will hold its regular monthly meeting Tuesday, July 14 at 6 p.m. To receive instructions on how to access the meeting, call 804-492- 3800.

GOP MEETING – The regular meeting of the Buckingham County Republicans will be held at 7 p.m. at the Buckingham Agricultural Center (54 Administrative Lane, Buckingham). GOP Congressional nominee Bob Good will be speaking.


GO MEETING – The Southern Virginia GO Region 3 Council will meet Wednesday, July 15, at 1 p.m. Meeting members will have the option to join the meeting in person or via Zoom. The meeting is open to the public. Connection details through Zoom and telephone will be provided at www.govirginia3. org no later than Friday, July 10, 2020. A time for public comments will be included in the meeting; and written public comments may be sent prior to 8 a.m. July 10 to the following email:


ANNIVERSARY PROGRAM, at Mercy Seat Baptist Church has been postponed until further notice.