Tuesday
Mar172015

Worship Conference April 27-29 at Mid-America Seminary

CORDOVA, Tenn. – The annual Adrian Rogers Conference on Worship: Preaching & Praise will be held April 27-29 on the campus of Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary, 2095 Appling Road Cordova, Tenn.

Featured at the 2015 conference are Arturo "Art" Azurdia III and music by Ray Jones and Huw Priday.

Azurdia“Get ready to revive, renew, and rejoice … Spring is a time of renewal, so make plans now to Revive!” reads a news release about the event.

Azurdia is senior minister of Word and worship at Trinity Church and associate professor of pastoral theology at Western Seminary, both in Portland, Ore. He is a frequent speaker at various national and international conferences. Azurdia and his wife, Lori, have two children, Katherine and Jonathan. 

JonesJones has 43 years of worship leading experience. He grew up in a minister’s home and has led worship in Texas, Alabama, and Louisiana. Jones has also produced more than 40 worship and Christian music albums, and recently wrote the book, Will You Worship?, which was awarded Best of the Best 2012 by Worship Leader Magazine.

Priday Huw Priday was born in the small market town of Brecon, Mid Wales, and for the past 20 years has performed as a professional opera and concert artist. He studied in London at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and at the Royal College of Music. Huw and his wife, soprano Elizabeth Woollett, have sung to royalty and heads of state throughout the world.

For a complete schedule of conference of events or to register, visit mabts.edu/ARC. For more information about the conference call 800-968-4508.

Thursday
Mar122015

Village Baptist, Bella Vista, honors pastor 

Members and friends of Village Baptist Church in Bella Vista will honor Bill Bowen April 20 for his 15 years as pastor during the morning service with special guests, followed by a reception.

Thursday
Mar122015

Centennial Baptist Association to hold Centennial Mission Day

The Centennial Baptist Association will hold its annual Centennial Mission Day April 11. Churches in the association will partner with Second Baptist Church on Park Avenue, West Helena, in reaching out to the Delta. In the past two years the event has been held in Arkansas County. 

 

 

Thursday
Mar122015

Churches sponsor fundraiser trail ride

Holly Springs Baptist Church and Holly Springs United Methodist Church will sponsor the Terry “Taco” Howard Memorial Trail Ride and ATV Ride from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 4. Horses will leave from the Baptist church at 9 a.m.; the ATVs will leave from the Methodist church at 10 a.m. A barbeque meal will take place at Holly Springs Baptist Church, Holly Springs, at 11 a.m., with an auction to follow. All proceeds will go to Arkansas Children’s Hospital. A soup and chili meal will take place Friday, April 3, in the life center of the Baptist church from 6 to 8 p.m. For more information, contact Hank Mahan at 870-687-1962.

Thursday
Mar122015

Shepherd Hill Baptist, Pine Bluff, hosts youth rally April 18

Shepherd Hill Baptist Church, Pine Bluff, will be hosting a youth rally on April 18. A game time will begin at 4 p.m. Hamburgers will be served following the activities. The rally service will start at 6 p.m. with speaker Cody Brown, and worship leader Elliott Andrews. Representatives from each church should call the church office at 870-534-1926 by April 12 with a count.