Morrison Chapel Baptist Church, North Little Rock, will celebrate its 50th anniversary at 10:45 a.m. Sept. 27. Former Pastor Ray Jackson will bring the message. Following lunch, Mike Smith, pastor, will lead in a time of looking back and reflecting on the church and its mission. Everyone is invited to attend.
Pleasant Valley Baptist Church in Trumann will celebrate its 75th anniversary at 10:50 a.m. Oct. 4, followed by lunch and a time of singing and sharing.
Central Baptist Church, White Hall, will hold revival services at 6 p.m. Sept. 20-23, with evangelist Sonny Simpson, pastor of Open Door Baptist Church in Moss Bluff, La. Larry Grayson, Arkansas Baptist State Convention (ABSC) evangelism and church health team member, will lead worship.
Green Meadows Baptist Church, Pine Bluff, will hold revival services at 6 p.m. Sept. 13 and at 7 p.m. Sept. 14-16. Mike Manning, associational missionary for Harmony Baptist Association, will be the speaker. Danny Holcomb will lead worship.
LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Baptists’ focus on prayer, revival and spiritual awakening continues during a two-day prayer gathering Aug. 31-Sept. 1 at Immanuel Baptist Church in Little Rock.
“A Call to Pray for Revival and Awakening: A Gathering for Pastors and All Ministers” will begin at 6 p.m. and conclude by 10 p.m., Monday, Aug. 31 and will begin at 8:30 a.m. and conclude by noon, Tuesday, Sept. 1. A light breakfast will be served on Tuesday prior to the session.
The event is being sponsored by the Arkansas Baptist State Convention (ABSC) Prayer Task Force, Immanuel Baptist and Cross Church of Springdale.
Pastors, ministers, ministry staff members, staff members of ABSC agencies and institutions, associational missionaries, retired ministers and ABSC staff members, students training for ministry and itinerant ministers are all invited to take part in the gathering.
The event will be led by Ronnie Floyd, president of the Southern Baptist Convention and pastor of Cross Church in northwest Arkansas; the praise and worship team from Cross Church; a special guest; Steve Gaines, pastor of Bellevue Baptist Church, Cordova, Tenn., and several other pastors.
“The last prayer event for pastors and staff triggered a movement of prayer in our state like nothing we have seen in the last 60 years,” said Don Moore, former ABSC executive director, retired pastor and member of the ABSC Prayer Task Force.
There is no cost to attend. Call 800-838-2272, ext. 5103, or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.