OCT. 21—Rodman Street Missionary Baptist Church, 6111 Rodman St., East Liberty, will host a Lights On Afterschool Program Open House from 5:30-7:30 p.m. This is part of a nationwide series in support of afterschool programs. The focus is children’s health—adolescent obesity. Reservations are requested by Oct. 15. For more information, call Mona Morphis at 412-363-8082 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
OCT. 22—Mount Carmel Baptist Church, 90 Port Perry Rd., N. Versailles, will host a Preaching Experience at 6:30 p.m. This is part of a three-part preaching experience designed to focus on preaching to win lost souls. There will be a word from Rev. Victor J. Grigsby of Central Baptist Church Following the word there will be a 20-minute dialogue between the pulpit and the pews. There will also be a service Oct. 29 with Presiding Elder Rev. Brenda J. Gregg. For more information, call 412-823-4049.
OCT. 22—Rodman Street Missionary Baptist Church, 6111 Rodman St., East Liberty, will host S.H.O. (Sistas Hangin’ Out) TIME at the Street. Each Saturday in October, special guest preachers will give a word from on high. This week’s guest is Rev. Audrey McCarter Hedgepeth of Greater Love Christian Community Church in North Carolina. For more information, call 412-363-8082.
OCT. 23—The Garden City United Methodist Church, 500 Laurel Dr., Monroeville, will host their Annual Pancake Breakfast, Flea Market, Bake Sale and Mall Ministry Book Sale from 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. The cost is $6 for adults and $3.50 for children 11 and under. For more information, call 412-373-0391or visit www.gardencityumc.org.
OCT. 24—Gethsemane COGIC, 200 Crest St., Clairton, will host its Church Anniversary Celebration at 11 a.m. Through out the month of October, the church will celebrate their 84th Anniversary with special guest preachers. The guest preacher will be Dr. Audrey Thompson. For more information, call 412-233-4250.
OCT. 24—Beulah Baptist Church, 201 Chalfont St., Clairton, will host the first Pastoral Anniversary of Rev. Katrina Organ at 3:30 p.m. All are welcome to participate in this celebration. For more information, call 412-431-3320.
Friends and family
OCT. 24—Living Word Ministry, 717 Ridge Ave., North Side, will host their Family & Friends Day. This is an opportunity to come meet new and renew old acquaintances with family and friends. For more information, call 412-391-3955.
OCT. 29—Gethsemane COGIC 200 Crest St, Clairton will host a Church Anniversary service at 7:00 p.m. The special guest speaker will be Superintendent Frank Jacobs from The Rock Worship Center COGIC. in North Carolina. All are welcome. For more information, call 412-233-4250.
OCT. 30—Christian Lifeskills Ministry will host an Intergenerational Prayer Conference from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Warren United Methodist Church, 2604 Centre Ave., Hill District. All ages are welcome and the day will include breakfast and lunch. There will be prayer, mime & step, basketball, arts and crafts and more. For more information, call Rev. Maxine E. Jenkins at 412-889-4065 or e-mail email@example.com.
OCT. 30—Unity Baptist Church, 1023 Talbot Ave., Braddock, will host the musical “Birth of a New Community: It’s Just the Beginning.” The theme this year is “The Lion of Judah.” This event will feature Faces of God, Mt. Olive Baptist Church Praise Dancers, Unity Baptist Church’s Visions of Christ Mime Ministry and Visions Praise Dancers. For more information, call 412-271-2667 or visit www.myspace.com/ ubcyouth1023.
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