FEB. 13—The Women of Antioch Baptist Church, 332 Elizabeth St., Sewickley, will host a Fellowship Tea at 11 a.m. The theme is “love.” Guest speakers include Emma Thorton and Rev. Sharon Dennard. There will be songs, games, giveaways, a tea sandwich luncheon and tea service. There will also be a collection taken for the American Red Cross to benefit the victims of the earthquake in Haiti. For more information, call 412-741-7688 or visit www.antiochfwbaptistsewickley.org.
Africa in America
FEB. 13—Pittsburgh Network for the Great Commission and the African Christian United Fellowship will host Africa in America: Missions Lunch Fellowship at 11 a.m. at the Eastminster Presbyterian Church, Fellowship Hall, 250 N. Highland Ave. East Liberty. There will be African music, food and fellowship.
Founder’s day luncheon
FEB. 13—The Steward Board of St. James AME Church, 444 Lincoln Ave., East Liberty, will host the 7th Annual Richard Allen Founder’s Day Awards Luncheon at 12 p.m. Churchill Valley County Club, 800 Beulah Rd., Churchill. The guest speaker will be Rev. JoElla Williams, Pastor of Bethel AME Church Tarentum. For more information, call 412-441-9706 or visit www.stjamespgh.org.
Heritage & hope gala
FEB. 13—Wayman Chapel AME Church, 318 McKee Way, Monessen, will host their 2010 Heritage & Hope Gala Celebration at 4 p.m. at the Patterson Township Fire Hall, 390 Darlington Rd., Beaver Falls. The Right Rev. Cornal Garnett Henning, Sr., Presiding Prelate of the 3rd Episcopal District, will be the guest. Also the works of Valerie McElvy will be honored. Tickets are $25 for ages 11 and up and $12.50 for 10 years and under. For more information, call 724-846-4099
FEB. 13—The Lay Organization of Bethel AME Church, 2720 Webster Ave., Hill District, will host their 2nd Annual Valentine’s Day Dance from 6-10 p.m. The cost is $15, which will include food and dancing. For more information, call 412-683-2160.
FEB. 13—El-Beth EL Temple, 800 South Ave., Wilkinsburg, will their 6th Annual Love Fellowship and Agape Meal. The theme is “Love thy neighbor as thyself.” There will be health screenings; blood pressure checks; information on stroke, diabetes, heart health, nutrition and more. For more information, call Linda Grinage at 412-271-4727.
FEB. 14—New Zion Baptist Church, 1434 Juniata St., North Side, will host a Benefit Concert for the Haiti Earthquake Crisis at 4 p.m. The theme is “HOPE: Helping Other People Endure.” Dinners will also be served before the concert. For more information, call 412-322-9566.
FEB. 18—St. Mark AMEZ Church, 807 Ross Ave., Wilkinsburg, will host a Revival at 7 p.m. The guest preacher will be Rev. Richard C. Chapple Jr. of First AMEZ Church in Los Angeles. The revival will lead up to the celebration of the First Pastoral Anniversary of Rev. Lamar D. Lee Jr. and First Lady Vada. The revival will run through Feb. 19. For more information, call 412-241-7699.
FEB. 20—Rodman Outreach Corporation will host their Financial Peace University Orientation at 10 a.m. at Rodman Street Missionary Baptist Church, 6111 Rodman St., East Liberty. This financial workshop will teach individuals will learn how to make a budget; how to get out of debt; how to communicate with one’s spouse about the finances; how to invest with confidence; and how to change one’s financial future. The class materials cost $130, there is assistance available for certain income guidelines and there is a deposit required. For more information call Paul Jacobs at 412-480-2480 or Richard Witherspoon at 412-281-0823, visit www.rodmanstreetchurch.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ONGOING—Pentecostal Temple COGIC, 6300 East Liberty Blvd., East Liberty, will host an After School Enrichment Program from 5-6:30 p.m. Every Tuesday and Thursday Kindergarten through High School students will receive tutoring services, homework assistance and education enrichment. For more information, call 412-361-7000.
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