ON THE MOVE
Harry, wife Brooke, Brown is the new pastor at First Baptist Church, Ringgold.
Justin Hardin is the new minister of youth at Beulah Land Baptist Church, Haughton.
Brandon, wife Lacey, Lewis is new minister of youth at First Baptist Church, Haughton.
Tom Descant is the new associate pastor to families at Hillcrest Baptist Church, Franklinton.
Scott Teutsch is the new interim pastor at Plain Dealing Baptist Church, Plain Dealing.
Tom Cole is the new music minister at Shreve City, Shreveport.
Jeff Triplett is the new youth minister at First Baptist Church, Haynesville.
Joe Bob Alexander is the new interim pastor at Ferry Lake Baptist Church, Oil City.
Mark Caruso is the new associate pastor/youth minister at Pine Grove Baptist Church, Livingston.
Red River Baptist Church, Benton: 166th anniversary and homecoming celebration, Aug. 30, 10:45 a.m. Speaker: Wayne Dubose. Morning worship celebration will be followed by dinner on the grounds. All former members, pastors and staff are welcome to attend. Pastor: Josh Cagle.
Bethel Baptist Church, Colfax: Homecoming, Sunday, Aug. 30, 10:45 a.m. Following the morning service there will be covered-dish dinner and fellowship in the Family Life Center. Speaker: Joe Reynolds. Pastor: Carl Gulde.
First Baptist Church, Independence: Homecoming, Aug. 30, 10 a.m. Services will begin with singing and testimonies. Worship: Price Harris and others. Pastor: Mitch Williams.
Christ Baptist Church, Houma: 60th Anniversary, Sept. 11, 12, 13. Associational singing will be held on Sept. 11; recalling memories of the past & dessert social on Sept. 12. Church anniversary celebration, Sept. 13, 10 a.m. Speaker: Past Pastor Marcell McGee. A dinner on the grounds will follow Sunday’s services. There will be a celebration featuring testimonies and memories of what the church has meant to lives in the community and special music at 1 p.m. Pastor: Thurman Callais.
Big Island Baptist Church, Deville: 126th Annual Homecoming, Sept. 13, 10 a.m. A potluck lunch will follow the service. Guest Speaker: Shaun Fontenot. Pastor: David Gatch.
Elwood Baptist Church, Forest Hill: Proclaiming God’s Word in Revival, Aug. 23-26. Sunday, 10:30 a.m. Speaker: Wayne Jenkins; Sunday evening, 6 p.m. Speaker: Keith Manuel. Monday, 7 p.m. Speaker: Carl Gulde. Tuesday, 7 p.m. Speaker: Bill Robertson. Wednesday, 7 p.m. Speaker: Kevin Boles. Music: Bobby Mills. Pastor: Michael Evans.
First Baptist Church, Oakdale: Terrific Tuesdays revival meetings, Sept. 1,8,15, 22 and 29. Speakers: Carl Scroggs (9/1); Bill Robertson (9/8); Mark Tolbert (9/15); Robbie Rollins (9/22), Herb Dickerson (9/29). Pastor: Michael McIntosh.
Woodland Baptist Church, Springfield: Revival, Sept. 13-16. Evangelist: Steve Carrier and Megaforce Ministries. Pastor: Josh Powell.
New Prospect Baptist Church, Dry Prong: Revival, Sept. 20-23, 10:30 a.m. Speaker: Joe Aulds. Pastor: Trey Lewis
Josiah Miller is available for interim, bi-vocational or pulpit supply in a 50 mile radius of Alexandria. To contact him, call 318.227.1616 or 318.446.5472.
Campers on Mission: Work week at Camp Harris Baptist Center, Minden, Sept. 6-11. Come join Louisiana Campers on Mission group for their annual work week. They are a variety of projects to accomplish and all skill levels are welcomed. Having an RV is not necessary, as Camp Harris has motel-like accommodations. For reservations contact Camp Harris at 318.927.3706 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, call COM President Keith Brown at 225.926.9410
Acadian Baptist Camp, Eunice: Back-to-School Retreat, Aug. 28-29. This is for middle and high school students. Contact John Hebert at 337.339.0017 or email@example.com for more information.
First Baptist Church, Slidell: 10 Years after Katrina – To God Be The Glory anniversary service, Aug. 30, 10 a.m. Pastor: Ricky Cummings.
First Baptist Church, Bogalusa: Bogalusa Homecoming Concert (Lead Me to the Rock), Aug. 30, 6 p.m. A church-wide ice cream fellowship will follow. Pastor: Greg Whaley.
First Baptist Church, Pineville: FIRST@FIRST Business Leader Luncheon, August 31, 12-1 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Speaker: Will Hall, editor of the Louisiana Baptist Message. Admission: $10 (lunch included). The luncheon is held each first Monday and is open to the business community. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by 8 a.m. on the day of the meeting. For more information, visit www.fbcpineville.net.
First Baptist Church, Arcadia: Beth Moore Living Proof Simulcast, Sept. 12. Cost: free. Lunch will be provided. For more information, call 318.263.8474.
First Baptist Church, Covington: Living Proof Live Simulcast with Beth Moore and Travis Cotrell, Sept. 12, 9:30 a.m. till 4:15 p.m. in the ROC. Lunch will be on your own from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tickets are available online for $10, after Sept. 6 tickets may be purchased at the door for $15. Limited childcare is available for preschoolers (two months and up) with reservation by Sept. 6. Email email@example.com. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call the church office at 985.892.2149. Pastor: Waylon Bailey.
First Baptist Church, Houma: Living Proof Live Simulcast with Beth Moore and Travis Cotrell, Sept. 12, 9:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. Doors open at 8 a.m. Cost of tickets is $30 through Aug. 31 and $35 after this date. Cost includes simulcast, view guide, continental breakfast, and lunch. Theme for simulcast is ‘Audacious.’ Books by that title will be sold the day of the simulcast. No child care will be provided. For more information or to buy tickets, contact church office at 985.851.2520 or Women’s Ministry Director Tina Boquet at email@example.com. Pastor: Steve Folmar.
First Baptist Church, Jonesboro: Jackson Woman’s Missionary Union 2nd Annual Crafty Café fundraiser for local missions, Sept. 12, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. There will be handcrafted items, antiques/collectibles, baked goods, and coffee bard. Breakfast and lunch options are available. For more information, call 318.623.7873.
Franklin Avenue Baptist Church, New Orleans: Missions Conference, Sept. 12, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. This year’s missions conference at Franklin Avenue is being held in partnership with the IMB and is designed to address the issues of the urban and multi-ethnic churches that seek to participate in world missions. The conference is free and breakfast and lunch will be provided. Speakers: Donald Burgs, Tony Matthews, Alan Duncan, Robert Williams, Lori McDaniel, Cornelius Tilton and Keith Jefferson. An RSVP is required for the conference. To register, contact Trena Williams: firstname.lastname@example.org or 504.488-8488 (ext. 124). Pastor: Fred Luter
First Baptist Church, Slidell: Marriage Conference, Sept. 18-19. Speaker: Tate Cockrell. Cost: $40 per couple or $20 per person and includes conference materials, meals, snacks, and childcare (if reserved). Registration is online at www.fbcslidell.org. For more information, email Kelly.email@example.com or call the church office at 985.643.3456.
First Baptist Church, DeRidder: Unshakable Faith – Women’s Ministry Conference, Sept. 19, 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. Speaker: Beth Greer. Tickets: $20 (includes lunch). Tickets are available in the church office. Pastor: Lindsey Burns.
Old Zion Hill Baptist Church, Independence: WorldCrafts Marketplace Event, sponsored by Northshore Associational WMU, Sept. 26, 9:30-10 a.m. Hear from a missionary speaker from Italy, a time of fellowship, shopping, door prizes, and lunch with a unique flavor. Please RSVP by Sept. 17 to firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 225.567.5086.