COMINGS AND GOINGS
-David Goza (wife Dana), new as pastor Jefferson Baptist, Baton Rouge.
-Roger D. Cole resigns Pine Grove Baptist, Jena.
-Roger Dunlap, new as pastor, Eden Baptist, Denham Springs.
-T. W. Terral, new as interim pastor, First Baptist, Denham Springs.
-Lamar Davis, new as church administrator, First Baptist, Denham Springs.
-Part-time youth minister and part-time minister of music at Westside Emmanuel Baptist, Bogalusa; call 985.732.9602.
-Part-time volunteer music director at Eden Baptist, Denham Springs; call 225.665.0042 or 225.665.2681.
-Roger D. Cole for interim pastor, supply, pastor; call 318.542.8008.
ANNIVERSARIES AND CELEBRATIONS
-HAMMOND – First Baptist: Homecoming Celebration 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 9; Hunter Erwin, singer; dinner on the grounds; Jim Lancaster, pastor.
-TAYLOR – Taylor Baptist: 119th Anniversary, Oct. 26; Jimmy Eppinette, pastor.
-LAFAYETTE – Northside Baptist: 68th Anniversary, Nov. 3; Samuel Blaylock, pastor.
-GOLDONNA – Goldonna Baptist: 127th Homecoming Celebration 9:45 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 9 singing; 10:45 a.m. worship; Ronnie Flurry, speaker; Doyle McGrew, pastor.
-MINDEN – First Baptist: Bill Ichter Sunday, 60 years in missions ministry; Wayne DuBose, pastor.
-JONESVILLE – Pleasant Grove Baptist: New Sanctuary Dedication, Sunday, Nov. 2; Dennis Relaford, pastor.
-RINGGOLD – First Baptist: 160th Anniversary Celebration 10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 16; Malcolm Self, speaker; potluck lunch; Ronnie Osborne, pastor.
-HOLDEN – Magnolia Baptist: 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9 through Wednesday, Nov. 12; Danny Greig, evangelist; Berkley Boyd, pastor.
-ST. FRANCISVILLE – First Baptist: 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 14 through Sunday, Nov. 16; Landon Dowden, speaker; Joe Ratcliff, pastor.
CHURCH AND ASSOCIATION EVENTS
-PINEVILLE – Trinity Baptist: Louisiana Baptist Singing Ministers in concert 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6; Darryl Hoychick, pastor.
-DEVILLE – Longview Baptist: Women’s Celebration – Do You Believe in Miracles?; 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8; music by Women of Praise, testimony, drama, comedy, door prizes, food and fellowship; Robby Poole, pastor.
-SHREVEPORT – North Shreve Baptist: “Spotlight on Evangelism” 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9; Starla Harbin and Steve Miller, music; Russell Harbin, evangelist; Roy W. Davis, pastor.
-DENHAM SPRINGS – Hebron Baptist: Happy Bunch Lunch Annual Thanksgiving Dinner; 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11; Harris Stelley, Christian illusionist; Joe Alain, pastor.
-PORT VINCENT – River of Life Worship Center: Dream Big 7th Annual Women’s Conference; Friday, Nov. 7 through Saturday, Nov. 8; Jenny Rogers, Laura Hampton, Ladon Hinson, Lollie Ready, speakers; cost $25; Bobby Ready, pastor.
-LAKE CHARLES – Sale Street Baptist: Middle School Retreat 5:05 p.m. Monday, Nov. 10 through Tuesday, Nov. 11; cost $25; Road to Financial Freedom study, Sunday, Nov. 9; Charles Kimball, pastor.
-BASTROP – First Baptist: Lifelines 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11; Jim Ingram, pastor.
-WEST MONROE – Ridge Ave. Baptist: Churchwide Fellowship 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8; Curt Iles, speaker/storyteller; tickets $10; David Brown, pastor.
-OAKDALE – First Baptist: Combined Thanksgiving and Christmas Pot Luck dinner 12 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9.
-ALEXANDRIA – Emmanuel Baptist: Webcast on the Emerging Church 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 8; Concert of Sacred Music 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16; Robert Hale, Bass-Baritone; Ovid Young, pianist/organist; Chris Thacker, pastor.
-VIDALIA – First Baptist: Young at Heart Thanksgiving Dinner 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 14; Messengers in Concert; Dan Glenn, pastor.
-JENA – First Baptist: “When Wallflowers Dance” Becoming a Woman of Righteous Confidence Ladies Retreat; 3:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 14 through Saturday, Nov. 15; Dominick C. DiCarlo Jr., pastor.
-ALEXANDRIA – Parkview Baptist: Church Night Out 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6; Hayride for all ages 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15; David Shaw, pastor.
-WEST MONROE – Fair Park Baptist: Alaska String Band and Zahasky Family in concert 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 9; Waymond Warren, pastor.
-WEST MONROE – Cedar Crest Baptist: Fundraiser Lunch 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 7.
-LONGVILLE – First Baptist: Jolly Elders 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 6; Curt Iles, guest speaker; Stuart Graves, pastor.
-HAUGHTON – First Baptist: Christian Life University 4:45 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9; S/more Kids Camp Friday, Nov. 14 and Saturday, Nov. 15; cost $50; Legacy Sunday Celebration of Senior Adults 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 16; Gevan Spinney, pastor.
-RUSTON – Temple Baptist: Senior Adult Luncheon 11:45 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 6; Richard Hood, entertainment; Rick Byargeon, pastor.
-BATON ROUGE – Broadmoor Baptist: Fall Youth Retreat Friday, Nov. 14 through Sunday, Nov. 16; Jarrett Banks, pastor.
-ST. FRANCISVILLE – First Baptist: Preparing Hearts and Homes for Christmas 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 8; cost $20; Joe Ratcliff, pastor.
-SHREVPORT – Northwest Baptist Association: Continuing Education Seminar on Estate Planning and Charitable Gifts sponsored by Louisiana Baptist Foundation and National Business Institute 9 a.m. Friday, Nov. 14; cost $80; call 318.445.4495 or 1.877.523.4636 to register; Wayne Taylor, LBF executive director; Eddie DeHondt, director of missions.
-SHREVEPORT – Summer Grove Baptist: Aaron Odom, musical guest 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16; Rod Masteller, pastor.
-WEST MONROE – Highland Baptist: The Golden Age meeting 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 16; Fred Cheeks of Southern Sound, guest; Gordon Dean, pastor.
-BAKER – First Baptist: “Spoken 4” in concert 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9.
-ALEXANDRIA – Calvary Baptist: Ladies Night Out “Bundles of Blessings” 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13; women’s trio/ men’s quartet, music; Miss Chocolate, speaker; cost $7; David Brooks, pastor.
-WINNFIELD – First Baptist: Christian Life College 4:45 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, 16, 23, 30; Stephen Laughlin, pastor.