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ON THE MOVE
Josh Lewis is the interim pastor at Northwoods Baptist Church, Shreveport.
First Baptist Church, Robeline: Revival, January 19-29, Sunday, 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.; nightly: 6:30 p.m. Evangelist: Sam Moore. Worship Music: WeRCalled. Pastor: Brian Ray.
Koran Baptist Church, Haughton: Harvest Sunday, January 19, Evangelist: Bill Britt. Pastor: Michael Reichard.
First Baptist Church, Haynesville: Winter Revival, January 26-29, 6 p.m. nightly. Guest Speaker: Len Turner. Special Music: Rand Buford (Sunday morning), Chapman Family (Sunday evening), Steve Reeves (Monday), Louisiana Tech BCM Praise Band (Wednesday evening). Pastor: Jeff Tinsely.
First Baptist Church, West Monroe: Foto Sisters in concert, January 15, 10 a.m. A senior adults are invited to this Golden Years event. A complimentary lunch will be served following the concert. Pastor: Michael Wood.
Bayou Vista Baptist Church, Morgan City: 18th Annual Men’s Brotherhood Wild Game Supper, January 18, 5 p.m. Guest Speaker: Gevan Spinney, pastor of First Baptist Haughton. The event begins with a large variety of wild and tame food in the church gym. This is followed by a time of worship and a hunting-oriented message by Dr. Spinney. The night ends with the distribution of a healthy amount of door prizes. Cost: $10. All proceeds go into the Brotherhood Disaster Relief Fund of the Association. Pastor: Steven Kelly.
Philadelphia Baptist Church, Deville: Enlistment Sunday, January 19, 9 & 10:30 a.m. Speaker: Ken Freeman. Pastor: Philip Robertson.
Cypress Baptist Church, Benton: Man Up Men’s Conference, January 24, 4:30 p.m. doors open; 5 p.m., free catfish dinner in the field house; 6 p.m. worship, 6:45 message. Speaker: Steve Gaines. Worship: Seth Whorton. Admission is free. The Conference is specifically designed to address the needs of men today. Men of all ages in the Shreveport, Bossier & Ark-LaTex area are invited to come to this event. Pastor: John Fream.
Fair Park Baptist Church, West Monroe: Marriage Retreat, January 24-26, Pastor: Waymond Warren.
First Baptist Church, Haynesville: Wild Game Supper, January 25, 6-9 p.m. Speaker: Luke Hockenjos. Pastor: Jeff Tinsely.
Esler Baptist Church, Pineville: Men’s Wild Game Cook-Off, January 25, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Bring your wild game to cook for a feast to share with other hunters and fishermen. A representative from Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries will be on hand to answer questions. For more info, contact Buddy at 318.201.2054. Pastor: Joshua Timothy.
First Baptist Church, Jonesville: Ladies Conference, January 25, meet and greet from 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Speaker: Ilonka Deaton, Nashville, TN. She will be speaking on human trafficking and sex slave. Meet, greet and visiting will be from 9:30 to 10:00 a.m. in the Conn room of the church with coffee, juice and sweet rolls. Conference will begin at 10 a.m. and go to noon. There will be a lunch break ($5) in the church gym. The conference will resume in the sanctuary from 1- 3 p.m. For information or to pre-register for the conference and lunch contact Ruth King at 318.403.4789 or Marybeth Boothe at FBC, 318.339.-9068. There is no charge to attend the conference but a love offering will be received to help Deaton in her ministry. Pastor: Todd Whittington.
Bellaire Baptist Church, Bossier City: Northwest Louisiana Baptist Association Call to Prayer V, January 26, 6 p.m. DOM: Lane Moore.
Louisiana College, Pineville: CENLA Proudly Pro-Life Dinner, January 30, 6 p.m. at the Granberry Conference Center. Doors open at 6 p.m. and dinner is served at 6:30 p.m. Speaker: Dr. Haywood Robinson, former abortionist. Cost: $60 individuals, $500 for Friends of Life, $750 for Defender of Life; $1,000 Champion of Life, and $2,500 for Lifesaver. For more information and to register online visit ProLifeLouisiana.org/Cenla.
Man Up! Conference 2020, January 31, 6 p.m. at the Ruston Civic Center. Guest Speaker: Bernie Carbo, Major League Baseball Hall of Famer. Cost: $15 per person (includes a fish dinner). Seating is limited to the first 600 and no tickets will be sold at the door. RSVP by calling the Concord Union Baptist Association at 318.255.9030/5241. DOM: Barry Joyner.
First Baptist Church, Logansport: Gold City in concert, January 31, 7 p.m. Doors will open at 6 p.m. No ticket is required but a love offering will be taken. For further information, contact the church, which is located at 1009 Gum Street, Logansport, at 318.697.4481. Pastor: Shawn Thrapp.
LaSalle Baptist Association, Jena: Man Up! 2020: Seeing Clearly God’s Expectations for Biblical Manhood, January 31, 6:30 p.m. at the Jena Community Center. Speakers: Rubin Weaver and Casey Johnson. Special Music: Graceway. This is a free event for all men and boys. A meal will be provided. Sign up at any church in the LaSalle Association or call the Mission Center at 318.992.8864. DOM: Buddy Willis.