Religion events

Send religion-related events to or fax to 228-896-2104. Deadline is 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Center Pointe Church

Back-to-School Bash. 6201 Mississippi 57, Ocean Springs. Food, slides, inflatables, games, face painting and more. Free elementary school supply gift bags. 228-875-7878.

11 a.m. Aug. 14

Fernwood Baptist Church

92nd homecoming Sunday including worship, dinner at noon and song festival. Speaker: Rev. Roger Alewine. 2307 E. Pass Road, Gulfport. 228-324-5261.

10:45 a.m. Aug. 14

First United Methodist Church of Gulfport

Bible Tones performance during Sanctuary Worship. Olympic Challenge Interactive Sermon Series—Wrestle Like Paul at the Gathering and Sanctuary Worship. 2301 15th St., Gulfport. 228-863-0047.

10:55 a.m Aug. 14

Handsboro United Methodist Church

Camp meeting continues with Holy Communion. 2333 Demaret Drive, Gulfport. 228-896-7264.

11 a.m. Aug. 14

Lutheran Church of the Pines

Tangled Blue in concert. 309 U.S. 90, Waveland. 228-467-6771.

6-8 p.m. Aug. 13

Miracle Temple A.O.H. Church of God

64th church anniversary and rededication services. 218 Spanner Lane, Biloxi.

3:30 p.m. Aug. 14

Mississippi City United Methodist Church

Continuing Cokesbury Hymnal month. 219 Courthouse Road, Gulfport. Theme: Clouds of Witnesses. 228-896-7626.

10 a.m. Aug. 14

New Jerusalem Church of God in Christ

Honoring Superintendent Eric Hill and First Lady Lartia Hill. 3641 Big Point Road, Moss Point. Speaker: Pastor Wilford Bishop of Nance Temple Church of God.

3 p.m. Aug. 21

Pineville Presbyterian Church

Youth Sunday and Bible study at 10 a.m. 4476 Menge Ave., Pass Christian. 228-452-9902.

11 a.m. Aug. 14

Popp’s Ferry Baptist Church

Christianity is Unstoppable. 2000 Popp’s Ferry Road, Biloxi. Bible study 6 p.m. every Sunday and Wednesday. 228-388-9172.

10:45 a.m. Aug. 14

St. Paul Baptist Church

107-year church anniversary celebration. 14441 Church St., Gulfport. Speaker: Rev. William Harper of Greater Love Fellowship Baptist Church in Gulfport.

3 p.m. Aug. 14

St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Masses. 720 E. Beach Blvd., Long Beach. 228-863-1610.

8:30 a.m. and noon Masses, Aug. 15

Trinity United Methodist Church

Cancer support group. 228-669-9102. 5700 Lawson Ave., Gulfport.

1:30-3:30 p.m. every Wednesday

Wesley United Methodist Church

Back-to-School Bash. 8900 Old Spanish Trail, Ocean Springs.

4 p.m.-7 p.m. Aug. 14

Westminster Presbyterian Church

Princeton Seminary Director of Music Martin Tel seminar. The Psalms as the Bible’s Prayer Book and Singing Christ in the Psalms. 5005 Lawson Ave., Gulfport. 228-864-3143.

9:30 a.m. Aug. 20, 7 p.m. Aug. 21