MARCH 24—The Willa M. Johnson School of Bible and Ministry will host an Easter Program at 6:30 p.m. at the Morningside COGIC, 5173 Dearborn St., Morningside. Come, celebrate and bring family and friends. For more information, call Lois Broadus at 412-243-0217.
MARCH 24—King of Kings Baptist Ministries, 5169 Broad St., Friendship, will host the 22nd Pastoral Anniversary of Overseer L.C. Carter. Guest preachers include Rev. Ernest Genes III, Bishop David Brock and Rev. Robert Tedder. There will be a banquet at the Comfort Inn in Penn Hills March 27 at 7 p.m. and Sunday Worship services March 28 at 10 a.m. with Rev. J.W. Clay and at 5 p.m. with Bishop Jesse N. Gavin. For more information, call 412-661-3550 or e-mail Celeste Benzo at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lunchtime gospel series
MARCH 26—Reverend Deryck Tines will host a Lenten Lunchtime Gospel Series from 12:15-1 p.m. at 937 Liberty Ave., 3rd floor, Cultural District. Every Friday during the Lenten season Rev. Tines, with the help of Minister Del Fullum, will feature a range of Black gospel music. The event will run through April 2 and is free. Lunch will not be provided. For more information, call 412-261-1692 or e-mail Pittsburghemail@example.com
MARCH 27—The Union Baptist Church of Swissvale, 2117 Collingwood Ave., Swissvale, will host a Pastoral Anniversary Banquet at 4 p.m. at the Second Baptist Church of Homestead Ministry Hall, 612 Coal Rd., West Mifflin. This is the first anniversary of Rev. Robert and Michele Tedder. The theme is “Leading with Courage.” The guest speaker will be Rev. George A. Williams. Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for children 10 and under. There will also be an anniversary service March 28 at the church at 8 a.m., 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. The speakers will be Rev. Barbara Gunn, Presiding Elder Brenda Gregg and Rev. Randy Harris. Reservations for the banquet must be received by March 21. For more information, call Synthia A. Sweptson at 412-862-6750 or the church at 412-271-3900.
MARCH 28—Zion COGIC, 8304 Frankstown Ave., Wilkinsburg, will host an Inaugural Service at 10:30 a.m. This is formerly New Beginnings Church. Witness the rebuilding and rebirth of the Zion COGIC. Sunday School will begin at 9:30 a.m.
MARCH 28—ONEchurch will host a service at 1 p.m. at 937 Liberty Ave., Cultural District. All month they will celebrate and acknowledge the women of God. This service will feature a Spoken Word by Esther Bush, CEO of the Urban League of Pittsburgh. For more information, call 412-261-1692 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
APRIL 4—Just Right Ministries, 400 Westinghouse Ave., Wilmerding, will host a march into their new home at 10:45 a.m. There will be Bible study at 9:30 a.m. The new church will house activities, Wednesday Bible Study and a mentoring program. For more information, call 412-824-9794.
APRIL 15—Mount Carmel Baptist Church, 90 Port Perry Rd., North Versailles, will host a Pre-Pastoral Anniversary at 7 p.m. The anniversary is to celebrate 10 years under the leadership of Rev. Barbara A. Gunn. The theme is “Celebration of Love.” The anniversary will run through April 18. The guest preachers will be Rev. Thomas Holland and Rev. Michael Owens. There will also be an anniversary banquet April 18 at 3 p.m. at the Churchill Country Club with Rev. Dr. J.V.A. Winsett. Tickets are $37 per person. For more information, call 412-823-2841.
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