Tribute concert

NOV. 11—Clark Memorial Baptist Church, 1301 Glenn St., Homestead, will host a 13th Pastoral Anniversary Celebration. The celebration is in honor of Rev. James Douglas Burwell. There will be worship services in honor of the celebration that will run through Nov. 15. The theme is “Raising the level of our commitment through kingdom service.” For more information, call 412-462-1011.


NOV. 13—Charlayne Henry Productions, in association with A Sista’s Thang Productions, will host a Benefit at 7:30 p.m. at Rapha Ministries, 6942 Upland St., Homewood. The benefit will support the purchase of The Charles A. Stewart Performing Arts Center, the first Christian- owned and operated performing arts theater. Special guests will be Olivia Camp, God Sent 3, the Kennon Young Mime, the Angel Mime Ministry, Angels of Worship and more. For more information, call 412-469-2190, option 1.

Community concert

NOV. 14—The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will host its 3rd Annual Community Engagement Concert at 7 p.m. at East Liberty Presbyterian Church, 116 S. Highland Ave., East Liberty. There will be a student concert performance before and after. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. There are special discounts available. For more information, call James Barthen at 412-392-4835 or e-mail jbarthen

APPRISE program

NOV. 17—The Health & Wellness Ministry of Sixth Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 6556 Shetland St., East Liberty, will host the Allegheny County APPRISE Program from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. There will be counselors on hand to give information on Medicare benefits and updates. Pharmacists will be on hand to counsel individuals on how to manage one’s prescription drug costs. There will also be health screening which will include blood pressure, blood sugar, cholesterol, bone density and more. For more information, call 412-441-7839.

Men’s breakfast

NOV. 21—Sixth Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 6556 Shetland St., East Liberty, will host their Annual Pre-Thanksgiving Men’s Breakfast at 8:30 a.m. This is an interdenominational breakfast open to men of all races, from all over the city. Rev. John Welch, chaplain for the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police, will be the guest speaker and Pittsburgh Chief of Police Nathan Harper will be the honored for his strong leadership under a national spotlight in our city.

Community worship

NOV. 21—The Martin Luther King Jr. Cultural Center will host a Community Worship service from 3:30-4:45 p.m. at Bethel AME Church, 2720 Webster Ave., Hill District. The theme is “The Evidence ‘Not’ Seen!” This is a service of affirmation and renewal that the Upper Hill District Residents are the heart, body and soul of the MLK Center. The sermon, “That MLK Faith,” will be preached by Rev. Calvin Bush. All are welcome. For more information, call 412-681-0461.

Installation service

NOV. 29—New Grace Missionary Baptist Church, 7711 Tioga St., Homewood, will host the Installation Service of Rev. Aaron L. Watt Sr. at 4 p.m. at Shiloh Community Missionary Baptist Church, 6940 Frankstown Ave., Homewood. The preacher will be Rev. Hubert D. Hutcherson, along with his choir and congregation.

LIVE service

ONGOING—Mount Ararat Baptist Church, 271 Paulson Ave., East Liberty, will host their “Saturday Night LIVE Service” from 7-8:30 p.m. Every Saturday night tune in and get the word either in person or listen online. Reverend William Curtis is the senior pastor. For more information, call 412-441-1800 or visit

ONE Church

ONGOING—ONE Church will host Sunday Services at 1 p.m. at 937 Liberty Ave., Downtown. Rev. Deryck Tines is the pastor. This is the service where everybody gathers as ONE in worship. Services will be held every Sunday. For more information, call 412-261-1692 or e-mail

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