APRIL 21—Prayer & Deliverance COGIC, 1116 Amity St., Homestead, will host their 11th Church Anniversary at 7 p.m. The theme is “Bring Forth the Witness.” The event will run through April 23 and April 25 at 11:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. There will be various speakers. For more information, call 412-461-5662.
APRIL 22—The Health & Wellness Ministry of Sixth Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 6556 Shetland St., East Liberty, will host a Health Fair from 8:30 a.m.- 3 p.m. The guest speaker will discuss how to identify the early signs of dementia and what to do about it and programs that help pay for medical care and prescription drugs. This is a free event. Registration is requested. There will also be a 10th Pastoral Anniversary worship service at 10:45 a.m. with guest Rev. Dwight Jones. For more information, call 412-441-7839 or visit www.sixthmountzion.org.
APRIL 23—The deadline for The New Pittsburgh Courier’s “50 Women of Excellence” nominations is 5 p.m. This is your chance to select Pittsburgh’s powerbrokers in the church, arts, business, politics, nonprofits, law, sports, philanthropy, health care, education and media. Nominations are welcome from individuals, businesses, professional/fraternal groups or neighborhood and community organizations. Nominations must be mailed or hand delivered to the New Pittsburgh Courier, Attn.: 50 Women of Excellence, 315 E. Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219; faxed to (412) 481-1360; or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by the close of business and must include your name, telephone number and, in 200 words or less, explain how the metro Pittsburgh resident of your choice has made significant contributions in their field of expertise. For more information, e-mail email@example.com.
APRIL 24—The Women’s Day Committee of St. James AME Church, 444 Lincoln Ave., East Liberty, will host a Pre-Women’s Day Brunch from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. All are welcome to come and enjoy food and prayerful worship. The cost is $10. For more information, call 412-244-9706.
APRIL 24—New Jerusalem Holiness Church, 111 Auburn St., East Liberty, will host their This ‘N That Rummage & Chicken Dinner Sale from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tables are $10 and chicken dinners are $6. For more information, call 412-441-9495 or 412-370-8947.
APRIL 24—The Dorcus Society of the Holy Cross Church, 7507 Kelly St., Homewood, will host a Prayer Brunch from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The speaker will be Rev. Carmen Harwell and Tonya Moore McGee will provide music. Tickets are $25. For more information, call Louise Davis at 412-661-5624.
APRIL 25—Morningside Baptist Church, 4846 Sullivan St., Morningside, will host their Annual Women’s Day at 11 a.m. The theme is “Set Time Is Coming Stay In Faith.” The guest speaker will be Rev. Rose Johnson Thompson. There will also be a 3 p.m. service with guest Minister Karen Murray and The Ethan Temple Seven Day Adventist Church Choir. Dinner will be served immediately following the morning service. For more information, call 412-361-1724.
APRIL 26—Trinity AME Church, 2700 Wylie Ave., Hill District, will host a Revival at 7 p.m. The theme is “It’s Time to Take Over.” The Word will come from Rev. Wanda Sawyer. For more information, call 412-621-9750.
MAY 1—The Center for Urban Biblical Ministry and Baptist Temple Church, 7241 Race St., Homewood, will host “It’s Your Time! Unlock the Doors!” Women in Ministry Conference from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The conference is for unlocking the doors of women in the ministry through an examination of historical, cultural, theological and denominational aspects of women in ministry. There will be several workshops and lunch will be provided. The event is free. For more information, call 412-247-9010 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
MAY 2—The Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force will host a concert in Observance of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day from 4-6 p.m. at Pentecostal Temple COGIC, 6300 East Liberty Blvd., East Liberty. The theme is “There is a Balm in Gilead.” Special guests include the Pittsburgh Gospel Choir, which performed at the G-20 Summit; the Mt. Ararat Baptist Church Mass Choir and the All Nations Dance Company. There will also be a word from local religious leaders. For more information, call 412-345-0585 or email email@example.com.
(To have items listed on the Church Circuit, send information at least two weeks in advance to: 315 E. Carson St., Pittsburgh, PA 15219; Fax: 412-481-1360 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.)