Jerry Gay to be honored March 29

A drop-in retirement reception honoring Jerry Gay, executive director of the North Pulaski Baptist Association in North Little Rock, will be held from 1:30 to 3 p.m., March 29. Gay has served as executive director of the association for 10 years.

A scrapbook of letters is being prepared. If you would like a letter included in the book. please mail it to Levy Baptist Church, Attn: Amanda, 3901 Pike Avenue, North Little Rock, AR 72218. Deadline to submit is April 1. It will be presented to him after the event.


Al Gilbert, from the North American Mission Board, to speak at Valley Baptist, Searcy

Al Gilbert, vice of evangelism, from the North American Mission Board, will be speaking on Feb. 22 at the “Mission Matters” Focus Conference at Valley Baptist Church in Searcy at 8 a.m. and 10:40 a.m. His topic will be “Love Loud.” For more information, call the church office at 501-268-7501.


First Baptist, Marvell, in revival Feb. 8-11

First Baptist Church, Marvell, will hold a revival Feb. 8-11, with Jonathan Childress and musicians, Randall Downs and Steven Bowman. For more information, call the church office at 870-829-296.




Tumbling Shoals Baptist, Tumbling Shoals, to host Wild Game DInner Feb. 26

Tumbling Shoals Baptist Church, Tumbling Shoals, will host its Annual Wild Game Dinner at 6:30 p.m., Feb. 26, with John Morgan, hunter extraordinaire and pastor of Sagemore Church, Houston, Texas. For tickets, call the church office at 501-362-3987.


Inspire Women's Conference to focus on loving God

The Inspire Women’s Conference will take place at Park Hill Baptist Church, North Little Rock, March 7.

“The women of Arkansas do not want to miss Inspire 2015,” said Andrea Lennon, women’s ministry specialist for the Arkansas Baptist State Convention (ABSC).

She added that the conference is designed to bless and minister to all ages.

“This year's theme focuses on loving God,” she said. “Dynamic worship, powerful speakers and practical breakout sessions will encourage women to love God with all of their hearts, souls and minds. Women will walk away from this conference with a better understanding of how to implement God's Word into the ‘everyday’ aspects of life.”

Speakers for the event, which is sponsored by the Cooperative Program and the ABSC evangelism and church health team, include Debbie Stuart, of Hope for the Heart; Stephanie Edge, of LifeWay Christian Resources, and Sally Hennard, of First Baptist Church, De Queen.

For more information or to register, visit