For the week of March 6, 2003
WISNER – First church: The Morace Family in concert; March 16, 11 a.m.;
Thomas Peoples, pastor.
BAKER – First church: “Lightmaker, Lightkeeper & Lighthouses”
womens conference; March 14, 6:30 p.m. registration; March 15, 8:30 a.m.
fellowship/9 a.m. conference with lunch to be served; Becky Brown, guest speaker/music;
$10 per person; call (225) 775-0520 to register; Dennis Allen, pastor.
PINEVILLE – Louisiana College: Nursing group to sponsor “The Final
Journey: Nursing Care at the End of Life” symposium; March 14, 8 a.m. –
4:15 p.m. in the Granberry Conference center; Edwina Taylor, keynote speaker;
Renee Manworren, Lani Valentino, Jan Pettigrew, Becky Dyer and Sharon Moore,
session leaders; for cost information or to register, call (318) 487-1850.
ZACHARY – First church: Outdoorsman banquet; March 18, 4 p.m. exhibits
open, 6 p.m. meal; Jack Haines, BASS Master Classic Champion, guest speaker;
tickets are $50 for table of seven/$10 individual; Eddie Davis, pastor.
HAYNESVILLE – First church: “Success That Matters” mens
seminar; March 14, 7 p.m., March 15, 8:45 a.m.; Vince DAcchioli, seminar
leader; $35 per person; to register call (318) 624-0214; March 9 registration
deadline; Shelby Cowling, pastor.
SHREVEPORT – Northwest Association: Larry Mizell, director of senior
adults with LifeWay, guest speaker at associational luncheon meeting; March
12, 11:45 a.m.; call (318) 865-5613 to RSVP; Eddie DeHondt, mission director.
LIVINGSTON – Colyell church: “Heavens Gates and Hells
Flames” drama; March 16, 6 p.m.; March 17-18, 7 p.m.; Sanford Sherman,
JACKSON – Judson Retreat center: “Web Evangelism” mens
retreat; March 14, 6 p.m. – March 15, noon; Chuck Kelley, guest speaker; Dean
Morris, music; $35 per person for cabin lodging / $50 per person for motel lodging;
for information or to register, call (225) 634-7225; Eugene Morris, camp manager.
COVINGTON – First church: Marriage Conference; March 21, 7-9 p.m.;
March 22, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Gary Chapman, conference leader; $85 per couple/$45
per individual; registration deadline March 16; for information, call Moody
Conference Ministries at (800) 356-6639; Waylon Bailey, pastor.
MONROE – Loch Arbor church: Dennis Swanberg, guest speaker; March 19,
7 p.m.; Andy Myrick, pastor.
SWARTZ – First church: Prism Music Workshop; March 18, 6-9 p.m.; Collin
HORNBECK – First church: Featured guest speaker each Sunday at 11 a.m.;
March 9 – Neil Everett; March 16 – Paul Mints; March 23 – Doyle Cooper; March
30 – Johnny Johnson; Jerry D. Key, pastor.
BASTROP – First church: Family Crusade featuring 2Talk42 Ministries;
March 16, 6 p.m.; March 17-19, 7 p.m.; Jim Ingram, pastor.
ST. FRANCISVILLE – First church: David Howie, guest speaker; March
9, 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.; Joe Ratcliff, pastor.
ALEXANDRIA – Louisiana Baptist Convention: Summer missions opportunity
for Louisiana Baptist high school students (seniors or older) to serve as Royal
Ambassador summer camp staff; Royal ambassador camp is for boys in grades 1-8;
staff training for staff members is scheduled for June 2-6 and summer camp is
planned for June 9 – July 31; housing, meals and a small salary provided for
staff members; applications may be obtained by calling Louisiana Baptist Convention
offices at (800) 622-6549/(318) 448-3402 or by e-mailing LBC Baptist Mens
Director Buddy Day at firstname.lastname@example.org;
May 15 deadline for turning in applications.
SHREVEPORT – Emmanuel church: March 14-15, 6:30 p.m.; March 16, 10:45
a.m. and 6:30 p.m.; March 17, 6:30 p.m.; Calvin Miller, evangelist; Tommy Lyons,
music; Bill Stowell, pastor.
LONGVILLE – First church: March 16, 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.; March 17-19,
7 p.m. with a community fish fry March 19, 6 p.m.; Joe Thomas, evangelist; Stuart
RAYVILLE – Zebedee church: March 16, 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.; March 17-19,
7 p.m.; Joe Aulds, evangelist; The Aulds Family, music; David Savage, pastor.
HODGE – Hodge church: March 16, 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m.; March 17-21,
6 p.m.; Mike Rasberry, evangelist; Dwayne M. Boudreaux, pastor.
QUITMAN – Beech Springs church: March 13-15, 7 p.m.; March 16, 10 a.m.
and 6:15 p.m.; Terry Mims, evangelist; The Pippins, music; Larry Jinks, pastor.
CHOUDRANT – New Hope church: March 9, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.; March 10-12,
7 p.m.; B. K. Miller, evangelist; Robert Grafton, music; Dwayne Monk, pastor.
WEST MONROE – Ouachita church: March 9, 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.; March 10-13,
12 noon and 7 p.m.; Tim Williams, evangelist; John Wells, music; Marshall Douglas,
JONESVILLE – First church: March 16, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.; March 17-19,
7 p.m.; Joe Senn, evangelist; Gary Norris, interim pastor.
LAKE CHARLES – Boulevard church: March 16, 10:45 a.m. and 5 p.m; March
17-19, 7 p.m.; Rick Stanley, evangelist; Tim Couch, music; Mark Stagg, pastor.
FERRIDAY – Lake St. John Community church: March 16, 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m.;
March 17-20, 7 p.m. Scotty McDowell, evangelist; Grace Woods, music; Karl Wilson,
LONGVILLE – First church: Family Life Center; March 16, 11 a.m. with
dinner on the grounds to follow; Stuart Graves, pastor.
HODGE – Hodge church: Keith Landrum and Mike Miles to the gospel ministry;
Dwayne M. Boudreaux,
BOGALUSA – Palestine church: Ed Jenkins retires as pastor after serving
50 years in the ministry.
DESTREHAN – Ben W. Blackwell to St. Charles Community church as associate
pastor/music, coming from Suburban church in New Orleans; Bennie Jones, pastor.
BASTROP – James D. Bowen to Greenacres church as youth minister; Royce
SLIDELL – Reggie Smith to the Calvary church ministerial staff as principal,
coming from Grace Memorial in Slidell; Charles Starnes, pastor.
SLIDELL – Eddie and Marie Martin to Calvary church as church planters
of a West Slidell ministry; Charles Starnes, pastor.
WEST MONROE – Bethel church: Bi-vocational pastor; send resumes to:
Bethel Baptist Church, 230 Washington, West Monroe, LA 71292.
KENTWOOD – East Fork church: Part-time/bi-vocational music/worship
leader; send resume to: East Fork Baptist Church, Attn: Charlie Dykes, 17280
Hwy 1054, Kentwood, LA 70444; or call (985) 229-2167 or (985) 759-3160; or email
TIOGA – First church: Part-time minister of youth; send resumes to:
Tioga First Baptist Church, P. O. Box 518, Tioga, LA 71477; David E. Cranford,
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Doris Cutter Swann, longtime editor for the former
Southern Baptist Sunday School Board, passed away Dec. 20. Swann was a graduate
from Louisiana College in Pineville and was employed with the Louisiana Baptist
Convention for 10 years before traveling to Nashville, Tenn., to work for Southern
Baptists there. Earlier, she had served as educational secretary at Highland
church in Shreveport. Memorial contributions can be made to Louisiana College
in Pineville. Swann was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Swann.