Beulah Baptist Church

Established 1848 Myrtle Formed on August 18, 1848. The first verse to be addressed was 1 Corinthians 16:13-14: “Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong. Do everything in love.” This charge was addressed to the 10 members by Elder William Hale. 1102 CR 72 Myrtle, MS 38650 988-2446

Beech Springs Baptist Church

Established 1905 Ellistown The church started as a one-room plank building in 1905.  In summer months members would use hand-held fans to keep cool and in winter month there was a burning stove. Members would arrive early to get as close to the stove as possible. The church was comprised of about 150 members in…

Hopewell

Established 1851 Hopewell Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church of Hopewell was organized May 24, 1851 in a school house.  In 1853, the first church building was built.  Later, a brick church was built in 1931. It was dedicated in the summer of 1943. On May 20, 1951, over 300 members, relatives, and friends gathered for a centennial…

Beaver Dam Church

Established 1883 Beaver Dam Church also served as a school for local African American Children through the 8th grade. The old building fell in during a revival and a new structure sprang up and is open today. It is the home church of blues man Sam Mosley.   842 CR 115 New Albany, MS 38652…