Week of November 7, 2005
GARDNER – St. Clair church: The Greens in concert; Nov. 18, 7 p.m.; Ronnie Parks, pastor.
HAUGHTON – Koran church: Bob and Carrie Burgoyne, guest speakers; Nov. 20, 11 a.m.; George Rogers, pastor.
MONROE – Arabi First church: Weekend Retreat;
Nov. 18-20; will be held at North Monroe church due to hurricane
Katrina; for more information, call (504) 905-5019 or contact
www.fbcarabi.com; David Howard, pastor.
LIBUSE – Philadelphia church: No Other Name in
concert; Nov. 13, 8:15 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.; Philip Robertson, pastor.
HARRISONBURG – First church: Harvest Day; Nov.
13, 10 a.m. with dinner to follow; David Hankins, guest speaker; Ralph
RAYVILLE – Boeuf River church: Harvest Day;
Nov. 20, 10 a.m. with dinner to follow; David Herrington, pastor.
PINEVILLE – Ball First church: Dixie Echoes in concert; Nov. 11, 7 p.m.; Mike Hedrick, pastor.
RAYVILLE – Woodlawn church: “Set Apart” men’s
conference; Nov. 11, 7 p.m.; Nov. 12, 10 a.m.; Mark Lanier and Brad
Mount, guest musicians; Jack Daniels, Jerry Chaddick and Casey Johnson,
guest speakers; Joe Arnold, pastor.
EUNICE – Acadian center: “Veritas” YEC alternative
event; Nov. 20, 6 p.m. – Nov. 22, 2 p.m.; Ed Downs, camp
pastor/speaker; John Rosebrook, music/youth; $58 per person/includes
lodging and meals; for more information, call John Rosebrook at (337)
369-3893 or (337) 967-0156; James Newsom, camp manager.
MANSFIELD – Emmanuel church: Nov. 20-22, 7 p.m. nightly; Jack Daniels,
evangelist; Mike Welch, pastor.
SHREVEPORT – Ford Park church: Donnie Vercher, five years as pastor.
ST. LANDRY – St. Landry church: 93rd; Nov. 20,
10:30 a.m.; Emmit Wren, guest speaker; Joe Jenkins, pastor.
GOLDONNA – Goldonna church: Nov. 13, 10:45 a.m. with
lunch to follow; singing at 9:30 a.m.; Roger Spalding, guest speaker;
Doyle McGrew, pastor.
PRIDE – Sandy Creek church: Nov. 20, 10:30 a.m. with
dinner on the grounds to follow; Darwin Hall, guest speaker; Roy Moran,
music; Dwayne Rogers, pastor.
OAK GROVE – Goodwill church: 68th; Nov. 13, 10
a.m. followed by dinner on the grounds; all past members invited to
share testimonies; WesleyBennett, pastor.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Riverside church: Craig Franklin to
the deacon’s ministry; Nov. 20, 6 p.m. with reception to follow; Larry
A. Hubbard, pastor.
MANY – Houston Homer Tibbitts, 97, died Sept. 5. He
was a retired minister who had pastored churches throughout Louisiana,
many of them in the Sabine parish area. At the time of his death,
Tibbitts, who had come out of retirement, was the assistant pastor of
Trinity Baptist Church in Many, La. Tibbitts is survived by two sons
and two daughters.
PINEVILLE – Jesse G. Norris, 85, died Oct. 22 after
a lengthy illness. Norris, a Louisiana College graduate, was a pastor
and evangelist for more than 61 years. He is survived by his
wife, Muriel, and one son and two daughters.