ON THE MOVE
Steve (wife Kimberly) McAlister new as pastor at Westside Baptist Church, Natchitoches.
Standard Baptist Church, Olla: Revival, Dec 7-11, 6:30 p.m. each evening. Speaker: Scotty McDowell. For more information, contact Pastor Shad Tibbs 318.374.0235.
First Baptist Church, Baker: Seeking a pianist. The person would play for prayer meeting on Wednesday night, as well as choir practice. On Sunday it would be two services — 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Please send resumes to the attention of the Personnel Committee to our church’s email account: email@example.com or mail it to First Baptist Church Baker, Attention: Personnel Committee, 3213 Groom Road, Baker, La. 70714.
Louisiana College invites everyone to this year’s performance of Christmas on the Hill, Dec. 4-5, 7 p.m. in Guinn Auditorium.
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, DeRidder: That Night in Bethlehem, a drive-through nativity experience, Dec. 5, 7, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20 and 21 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Come drive through the streets of Bethlehem and observe what life was like when Jesus was born. Maximum height of vehicle entering Bethlehem is 9 feet. Pastor: Danny Wilson.
Trinity Baptist Church, Lake Charles: Special Christmas Concert with Francesca Battistelli and special guest Shaun Groves in the Central Venue, Dec. 6, 7 p.m. Tickets: $12, but hurry space is limited. For information, contact: 337.480.1555. Pastor: Steve James.
Temple Baptist Church, Ruston: Merry Christmas, Ruston! Distribution Day, Dec. 6, 8:30 a.m. at the fellowship hall. Temple and Zion Traveler Baptist Church will join to distribute bells, door hangers and prayer walk through Ruston. Pastor: Reggie Bridges.
First Baptist Church, Ringgold: Christmas Piano/Organ Recital, Dec. 6, 6 p.m. Glenda Bates and Sylvia Boyet will present a Christmas concert featuring many of your Christmas-time favorites. They will be honored with a reception afterwards. Pastor: Josh DeLoach.
St. Francisville Baptist Church, St. Francisville: Live Nativity, Dec. 6, 6 p.m.; Children’s Christmas Musical, Dec. 14, 10:30; Dec. 14, 6 p.m. Adult Christmas Cantata; Dec. 24, 6 p.m. Christmas Eve Service. Pastor: Joel Williams.
First Baptist Church, Minden: Christmas Makes Everything New, Dec. 7, 6 p.m. Featuring the Celebration Choir and Orchestra. Sounds of Christmas, Dec. 14, 6 p.m., featuring keyboards at Christmas and the Celebration Orchestra. Pastor: Leland Crawford.
First Baptist Church, Many: Christmas musical featuring adult choir and hand bells, Dec. 7, 11 a.m.; Children’s Choir Musical ‘David’s Dynasty,’ Dec. 21, 11 a.m.
Fair Park Baptist Church, West Monroe: My Heart Longs for Christmas presented by the Adult and children’s choirs, Dec. 7, 6 p.m. This will be followed by the annual church-wide Christmas reception. Pastor: Waymond Warren.
Sale Street Baptist Church, Lake Charles: Carols 3, Dec. 7, 6 p.m. Come join us for our church-wide Christmas celebration. There will be a musical offering from various groups in our church – from the choir, to the praise band, to individuals. Pastor: Randy Edwards.
Edgewater Baptist Church, New Orleans: Joy to the World Christmas Fellowship, Dec. 7, 5 p.m. Join us for a time of fellowship and giving to support the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for international missions. The night will include a finger food dinner, a chance to win desserts prepared by some of your favorite Edgewater chefs, and Christmas caroling in the neighborhood. Pastor: Chad Gilbert.
Bayou Vista Baptist Church, Morgan City: It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year – A Ready to Sing Christmas Musical, Dec. 7, 6 p.m. Pastor: Steven Kelly.
First Baptist Church, Natchitoches: ‘The Ornament’ – Christmas Musical, Dec. 12, 14 and 16, 6 p.m. Two of the presentations will occur at the church on Dec. 12 and 14 and the third will be on the banks of the Cane River Dec. 16. The musical drama is being presented by the music ministry of FBC Natchitoches. Pastor: Tommy Rush.
First Baptist Church, Ponchatoula: Christmas Spectacular – Yahweh, Jesus is Coming!, Dec. 12 & Dec. 14, 7 p.m. Pastor: David Cranford.
Hebron Baptist Church, Denham Springs: A Season of Joy – A Celtic Christmas presented by the Worship Arts Ministry, Dec. 13-14. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. Cost: $5. Signs of Christmas presented by the children of Hebron, Dec. 14, 10:30 a.m. Pastor: Joe Alain.
First Baptist Church, Sulphur: Music Ministry Christmas presentation, Dec. 13-14, 6 p.m. Pastor: David Holder.
First Baptist Church, DeRidder: Living Christmas Tree presentation The Christmas Puzzle, Dec. 13-14, Saturday, 5 p.m., Sunday 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Tickets required for both 5 p.m. presentations. Please bring a canned food item for God’s Food Box. Tickets are available in the church office. Pastor: Lindsey Burns.
Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, West Monroe: A Baby Changes Everything, Dec. 13-14, 6 p.m. Come listen to the worship choir and drama team as they present this Christmas musical. Pastor: Randy Burdeaux.
First Baptist Church, Slidell: Christmas Play, Dec. 9, 7 p.m.; Carols by Candlelight, Dec. 13-14, 7 p.m.; Children’s Choir Christmas Musical, Dec. 17, 6 p.m.; Christmas Eve Services, Dec. 24, 6 p.m. Pastor: Ricky Cummings.
Cook Baptist Church, Ruston: The Light of Christmas Adult Choir Christmas Music, Dec. 7, 6 p.m. at Cook Baptist; Dec. 13, 6 p.m. at Lincoln Parish Library event center, Dec. 14, 6 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church. Pastor: Mike Holloway
First Baptist Church, St. Rose: Christmas Musical, Dec. 14, 10:30 a.m. Following the service we will have our annual Christmas Toy give-away, food/fellowship. Pastor: Jim Kultau.
First Baptist Church, Minden: Sounds of Christmas, Dec. 14, 6 p.m. Featuring keyboards at Christmas and Celebration Orchestra. Pastor: Leland Crawford.
First Baptist Church, Jena: The Majesty of Heaven, Dec. 14, 10 a.m. The Majesty of Heaven is a beautifully crafted retelling of the miraculous events of that first Christmas and will be performed by the FBC Sanctuary Choir. Dec. 19, Mission Action will distribute Christmas food boxes and Giving Tree gifts. Pastor: Dominick C. DiCarlo, Jr.
First Baptist Church, Haynesville: Sanctuary Choir Christmas Music, Dec. 14, 6 p.m. Pastor: Shelby Cowling.
First Baptist Church, Ruston: What A Glorious Night, Dec. 14, 6 p.m. Pastor: Chris Craig.