Church News December 1, 2012


Anniversaries/Annuals

New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Moscow, will hold the 14th anniversary celebration for its pastor and wife, Rev. Stanley R. Blair Sr. and Tina Blair.

Saturday at 6:30 p.m. will be the pastor’s wife’s night and Constance Castle of Indiana Street Baptist Church will be the guest speaker.

Sunday at 11:15 a.m., Rev. Ervin Bateman of Kindling Star Missionary Baptist Church will be the guest speaker. Sunday at 2:30 p.m., the anniversary speaker will be Rev. Walter C. May of Kings Highway Church.

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in Sherrill will celebrate its 144th church anniversary on Sunday at 11 a.m. Rev. Ricky Bifford will be the guest speaker.

Old Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church in Tarry will hold the first anniversary celebration for its pastor and wife, Rev. Michael Love and Mary Love, Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Rev. Ervin Bateman, pastor of Kindling Star Missionary Baptist Church, will be the guest speaker.

God’s Way Fellowship Church, 1601 Commerce Road, will celebrate its fourth church anniversary on Sunday at 3 p.m. Rev. Renice Davis, pastor of Bethany Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, will be the guest speaker.

Revival

Jenise “Sandy” Blake, founder and pastor of Sonlite Ministries, will be the speaker during a revival Thursday and Friday at 7 p.m. at Pleasant View Ministry Church, 1117 N. Palm St.

Special Events

Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Altheimer will hold an associate ministers’ appreciation program for Rev. Tarik Lamar Denday and Rev. Jerry Goins on Saturday at 7 p.m. Some of the gospel groups will include Sensational Hearts, Righteous, New Imagine, and others. On Sunday at 3 p.m. the guest speaker will be Rev. Terry Brown, pastor of New Birth Baptist Church.

Travelers Rest Baptist Church in Grady will observe its first Wednesday night service on Wednesday at 7 p.m. Rev. Victor Dolls of Pine Street Baptist Church in Star City will be the guest speaker.

Bethel New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, 2522 N. Pryce St., will hold a fill-a-pew service on Sunday at 3 p.m. Rev. Arthur Blood of Rose of Sharon Church in Little Rock will be the guest speaker.

Concerts/Musicals

Grace and Mercy Missionary Baptist Church, 817 W. Sixth Ave., will hold a musicians’ appreciation to honor Alvin Lee, Eddie Robertson and Ricky Williams on Sunday at 3 p.m. Rev. Joshua Pickett of Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church will be the guest speaker.

New Town Missionary Baptist Church, 3600 W. Second Ave., will hold a mass choir annual winter musical Sunday at 6 p.m. Rev. George Waters Jr., pastor of Rose Hill Missionary Baptist Church, will lead worship.

Barnes Temple Church of God in Christ, 10301 Princeton Pike, is calling all singers to help celebrate its third annual Christmas musical. The concert will be held Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. under the direction of Jerron Lidell, featuring Jack Robey Junior High School band and choirs and singers from surrounding churches. Rehearsals will be Dec. 1, Dec. 8, Dec. 15, at 11 a.m. For further information contact Fredrick Webb at 870-592-1154 or 8710-541-7387.

Women’s/Men’s Day

Greater Fellowship Ministries, 2401 South Main St., will celebrate its annual women’s fellowship on Sunday at 11 a.m. The guest speaker will be Gail Stith, an evangelist from First Trinity Church of God in Christ, an education counselor and adjunct instructor at Southeast Arkansas College and owner of Klassie’s Weddings and More. The guest psalmist will be Carolyn Traylor, a gospel recording artist from Greenville, Texas, who has performed on the Bobby Jones Gospel program as well as at the Astrdome in Houston.

Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Faith will hold its annual men’s Christmas benefit program on Sunday at 3 p.m. Guests will include Men In Black.