Liberty Baptist Association is sponsoring a leadership conference for pastors and all church staff from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 13 at First Baptist Church in El Dorado. Fred Luter will share insights from his ministry as pastor of Franklin Avenue Baptist Church in New Orleans and from his tenure as past two-term president of the Southern Baptist Convention. Luter will then bring a message at 7 p.m. to the public at the El Dorado Municipal Auditorium at the A Night of Hope event.
First Baptist Church, Blytheville, will celebrate its 125th anniversary Oct. 26. Those speaking in the morning service include three former pastors, Ed North, Larry Kindrick and Greg Bowers. Former minister of music, David Ross, senior pastor of First Baptist Church, Sikeston, Missouri, will bring the message. Pastor Justin King will give the message during the afternoon program. For more information, contact the church office at 870-762-2432.
Calvary Counseling Center in Searcy will sponsor a Redneck Games fundraiser Oct. 24-25 at the Searcy adult softball field. The Friday event begins with dinner at 6 p.m. followed by the Mark Trammil Quartet and Crosspoint Concert at 7 p.m. Saturday activities will include a 5k run, a mush ball tournament and a Redneck auction. For more information, call 501-729-0777.
First Baptist Church, Yorktown, will hold a fall revival Sept. 21-24. Matt Weaver will be the speaker. Sunday service at 6 p.m. and weekdays, 6:30 p.m.