Pratt Memorial sets homecoming


Pratt Memorial United Methodist Church has scheduled a variety of activities for its 112th anniversary celebration.

The event is set for Aug. 21-23 with the theme “Celebrating Our Heritage Through: Faith, Love and Service.”

Activities begin at 7 p.m. Aug. 21 with a Children’s Night and Gospelfest. The next day, the church has scheduled a picnic for 11 a.m. at Camp Garaywa in Clinton. The homecoming celebration finale will feature Dr. Brian Anderson speaking at the 11 a.m. worship service on Aug. 23. Anderson is chair of the Department of Social Work at Mississippi College. Dinner on the grounds will follow the service.

Pratt is located at 1057 W Pascagoula St. in Jackson and the Rev. Selber McShepard is pastor.