Week of January 30, 2006
FARMERVILLE – Anitoch church: Bible
Conference; Feb. 9-11, 6:30 p.m.; guest speakers/music leaders as
follows: Thursday – Jerry Chaddick/Smith, Elkins and Donahue;
Friday – Bill Robertson/Brothers In Christ; Saturday – Jack
Daniels/Brad Mount; Feb. 12, 11 a.m., Brad Mount in concert; everyone
welcome; Paul Carter, pastor.
ROBERT – Crossgate church: At a Dec. 18 event, in
which 160 bicycles were given away, 57 people made a public profession
of their faith in Jesus, pastor Louis Husser reported at last week’s
Louisiana Baptist Convention State Evangelism Conference. The pastor
also said that after watching Southern Baptists in action, two area
churches voted to become part of the Southern Baptist Convention,
Central Baptist Church in Slidell and New Vision Baptist Church in
LAFAYETTE – First church: Reported at the 2006
Evangelism Conference: About 420 adults meet Wednesday evenings. They
are studying through the entire Bible in one year under the direction
of Senior Pastor Perry Sanders. Steve Horn is pastor.
ZACHARY – Milldale church: Bible Conference; Feb.
20-23, 6:45 p.m.; Herb Reavis, Sonny Simpson, Sonny Holland, Jerry
Chaddick, Luther Price and Philip Robertson, guest speakers; for
information, call (225) 654-8168; Jimmy Robertson, camp director.
BATON ROUGE – Istrouma church: “Celebrate
Recovery” seminar on implementing a recovery program in the churches;
Feb. 11, 8 a.m. registration – 4:30 p.m.; John and Cheryl Baker, guest
speakers/seminar leaders; free for pastors and church leaders in the
New Orleans/Lake Charles areas (areas impacted by hurricanes Katrina
and Rita); $65 for individuals, $59 per person for groups of four or
more; after Feb. 3, $75/$69 (groups or four or more); for information
or to register, call (225) 295-0775; Stuart Rothberg, pastor.
RUSTON – Temple church: “Keeping the Church Relevant
in a Changing World” Hilan Jackson Lecture Series; Feb. 19, 10:15 a.m.
and 6 p.m.; Feb. 20-21, 6:30 p.m.; Feb. 22, 6 p.m.; John Bisagno, guest
speaker; for information, call (318) 255-3745; David Willets, pastor.
WEST MONROE – Fair Park church: “Disciple Now”
youth event; Feb. 17-18, 7 p.m. nightly; Casey Johnson, evangelist;
Justin Winstead, youth pastor; Waymond Warren, pastor.
LIBUSE – Philadelphia church: Feb. 12, 8:15 a.m.,
10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m.; Feb. 13-15, 6:30 p.m.; Bill Sturm, Danny Lovett
and Jimmy Robertson, guest speakers; Philip Robertson, pastor.
ST. JOSEPH – Maryland church: Feb. 12, 11 a.m. and 6
p.m.; Feb. 13-15, 7 p.m.; Casey Johnson, evangelist; Richard Davis,
music; Jerry Foster, pastor.
CASTOR – Pine Grove church: Feb. 12, 11 a.m. and
6:30 p.m.; Feb. 13-15, 6:30 p.m.; Jack Daniels, evangelist; C. Jerry
DEQUINCY – First church: Robert G. Ivey, 35
years as church organist; recognition service Feb. 12, 6:30 p.m. with
concert and reception to follow; Mike Paris, interim pastor.
DUBACH – Corinth church: Bill Hood to the deacon’s ministry; Feb. 12, 2:30 p.m.; Dewayne Ramsey, pastor.
MANSFIELD – Jason Goff to Emmanuel church as interim minister of music; Mike Welch, pastor.
BOSSIER CITY – Russell Harbin to Bellaire church as
associate pastor and Starla Harbin to Bellaire church as worship
leader, effective Feb. 19; Randy Harper, pastor.
MONROE – Lanny Turner to Parkview church as minister of music; Whit Holmes, pastor.
JENA – John Fleming available for pastorate, interim or supply; call (318) 992-4467.
HEAVNER, Oklahoma – First church: Pews
available; dark wood with red cushions in good condition; 30-10 ft.,
15- 12 ft, 4-22 ft. and 6-8 ft; call (985) 653-7788; Sam Dyer, pastor.