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For those of the Christian faith, the church is a gathering place for worship and community. While the Bible provides a basis for how the faith is expressed, services may vary slightly based on the denomination. A Baptist service may be quite different from a Catholic service. But each congregation shares a sense of hope, grace and fellowship. Here are some terms associated with the church and its various denominations.

  • Catholic – A member of the Roman Catholic Church, which tradition says was founded by the Apostle Peter at the bequest of Jesus Christ.
  • Lutheran – A denomination founded by Martin Luther in the 16th century, which departed from Catholic tradition in its views on certain doctrines and teachings.
  • Baptist – A Protestant faith with a strong belief in individual freedom and the separation of church and state.
  • Methodist – Founded in the 17th century, the Methodist church is characterized with active community participation, particularly in social welfare issues.
  • Presbyterian – The Presbyterian church was modeled after the traditional Calvinist churches in Europe, but is also one of the few denominations to ordain women as ministers.
  • Orthodox – A branch of the Catholic faith that separated from Roman Catholic tradition in the year 1054. It remains a dominant religion in many Slavic nations.
  • Communion – A church ritual in which parishioners are given bread and wine, symbolizing the body and blood of Christ.
  • Liturgy – The form and content of the church service.
  • Tithe – The percentage of income a church member is asked to give to their church.
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    Good Hope Baptist Church
    4225 Martin Luther King Blvd, Moss Point, MS 39563
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    (228) 475-9826
    User Review: "Be blessed and keep trusting in the lord. Bless all of you."
    Gautier Presbyterian Church
    1709 Fairway Dr, Gautier, MS 39553
    Join a community of believers in Gautier, MS. Our Presbyterian Church welcomes newcomers with open arms.
    (228) 285-7274
    Freewater Baptist Church
    11470 Irvington Bayou La Batre Hwy, Irvington, AL 36544
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    (251) 824-2035
    User Review: "If you visit you will be sure to come back. The church is on fire. The pastor is very good, and very loved by his..."
    St Mark United Methodist Church
    1325 Jackson Ave, Pascagoula, MS 39567
    (228) 762-3115
    First Presbyterian Church
    1819 Pascagoula St, Pascagoula, MS 39567
    (228) 762-2824
    First United Methodist Church of Pascagoula
    2710 Pascagoula St, Pascagoula, MS 39567
    (228) 762-5222
    Light House Baptist Church
    3003 Belair St, Pascagoula, MS 39567
    (228) 762-7293
    Eastlawn Baptist Church
    1704 Belair St, Pascagoula, MS 39567
    (228) 762-4160
    Christ Lutheran Church
    3042 Pascagoula St, Pascagoula, MS 39567
    (228) 762-1754
    Calvary Baptist Church
    2101 Market St, Pascagoula, MS 39567
    (228) 762-1338
    Love Fellowship and Deliverance Ministry
    4310 Mcarthur St, Pascagoula, MS 39567
    (228) 769-5454
    Old Landmark Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ
    1302 Telephone Rd, Pascagoula, MS 39567
    (228) 769-7798
    Miracle Temple Holiness Church
    1523 Market St, Pascagoula, MS 39567
    (228) 202-3333
    Gibson John M Jr Rev
    3507 Pine St, Pascagoula, MS 39567
    (228) 762-1705
    Gethsemane Institutional Church of God In Christ
    1202 Tucker Ave, Pascagoula, MS 39567
    (228) 762-2537

    Religion has been around practically since the start of civilization. Choosing a faith is a personal and, at times, lifelong journey, with many choosing to follow one of the most popular religions in the world: Christianity. This large religion, concentrating on the beliefs detailed in the Bible, is divided into branches with distinct differences ranging from Presbyterianism to Methodism. One of the most popular branches of Christianity is Catholicism. Roman Catholics interpret the Bible to worship Jesus and his Apostles who spread his word and are the result of a split away from the Lutherans. The Baptist denomination is unique in its immersion-based baptism and its emphasis on the New Covenant, or the coming of the Messiah. The southern United States features one of the highest concentrations of Baptists along with evangelicalism and Methodists. The Methodist community recognizes Holy Communion and baptism as Sacraments, and many of its structural elements are founded from the original beliefs of Anglicanism. Presbyterianism worship stems from Calvinism and the Reformation, where the authority of God and the Scriptures is the paramount source of grace. These branches all focus on similar missions in their teachings and concentration on events such as Easter, Good Friday, and the Pentecost. Locating the fellowship right for you begins with an exploration of your own personal beliefs and life experiences. What do you hope to achieve from your faith and your congregation? Do you consider yourself a strict orthodox worshiper or something less? These questions will help pinpoint the community right for you. Consult an official in an episcopal church concerning your questions and experiment with different sects as well as churches to find one right for you. When life’s messages come in fuzzy, the presence of Christ helps to filter it and lead you down the right path.
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