For the week of January 17, 2002
People, Places and Events 1-17
EUNICE – Acadian center: womens conference;
Jan. 25-26; Virginia Haynes, speaker; Judy Hubbs, music; call (337) 457-9047
for more information; James Newsom, camp manager.
BOYCE – Henry Blackaby, featured speaker, author of
“Experiencing God,” to speak at First church; Jan. 26, 7 p.m.; Jim
LAKE CHARLES – Trinity church: “Be All God Wants
You to Be,” ladies retreat, presented by Great Hills Retreat Ministry;
Feb. 1-2; Phyllis Elvington, guest speaker; Kristi Brown, music; $39 for early
registration; $46 for late registration; for more information call Marlene McCain
at (337) 562-2333; Steve James, pastor.
JENA – East Jena church: prayer conference, “How
To Pray Effectively for the Lost,” Jan. 26; 4 and 7 p.m. sessions, dinner
at 6 p.m.; Lee Thomas, speaker; Kingdom Bound, music; for more information call
(337) 992-4460; Craig James, pastor.
DRY CREEK – Dry Creek camp: turkey hunting seminar;
Feb. 9; cost is $10, includes meal; call (337) 328- 7531 for reservations; Curt
Iles, camp manager.
DRY CREEK – Dry Creek camp: “Celebration at the
Cross” youth retreat; Feb. 10-12; 7-12th grade and college age students;
Dee Spears, speaker; The Dwelling Place, music; cost is $50; can send $10 deposit
to: Dry Creek Baptist Camp, P. O. Box 580, Dry Creek, LA 70637 or call (337)
328-7531; Curt Iles, camp manager.
EUNICE – Acadian center: Disciple Now; Feb. 11-12; Glen
Whatley, speaker, Praise Band, music; cost is $40; can send $10 to Acadian Baptist
Center, 1202 Academy Dr., Eunice, LA 70535 or call (337) 457-9047; James Newsom,
GOLDONNA – Goldonna church: childrens crusade,
Jan. 20, 6 p.m.; Jan 21-23, 7 p.m.; Doyle McGrew, pastor.
RIVER RIDGE – Riverview church: 48th; Jan. 27, 10:30
a.m.; dinner immediately following; Randall Williams, guest speaker; Joseph
WISNER – First church: Kate Hamilton retires after 29
years as church secretary; Thomas Peoples, pastor.
MANSFIELD – Calvin Phelps to First church as interim
LEESVILLE – E. J. Bradshaw to Pinehill church as
interim pastor, coming from Antioch church, Leesville.
LIVINGSTON – Joe David Smith to Doyle church.
HORNBECK – Jerry Jeane to First church as minister
of music; Jerry D. Key, pastor.
RAYVILLE – Tim Allen to Woodlawn church as interim youth
minister, Alan Miller, pastor.
DENHAM SPRINGS – Deloy Chapman to Amite church as music
minister, Terry Booth, pastor.
WALKER – Carroll church: Roger Dunlap to gospel ministry;
Jan. 20, 3 p.m.; Phillip Rush, pastor.
LEESVILLE – East Leesville church: Johnny Bodine, Haddox
Bolgiano, Wesley, Coffman, Skip Lewis, David McConathy, David Orsch, Dan Shuman
to deacon ministry; Jan. 20, 6 p.m.; Gil Arthur, pastor.
YOUNGSVILLE – First church: interim music minister; send resumes to:
Youngsville First Baptist Church, Attn: Personnel Committee, P.O. Box 168, Youngsville,
LA 70592 or call (337)