SEPT. 17—The Music Ministry of Solid Rock Church of God, 1400 Buena Vista St., North Side, will host their Fall Concert at 7 p.m. The featured entertainment will be With One Accord, Sis. Brenda Collins, Minister Cliff Howards & Friends and Faces of God Mime Ministry. For more information, call 412-638-1026.
SEPT. 18—Covenanted Praise will host a Casting Call from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Dance Alloy Theater, 5530 Penn Ave., East Liberty. This is a casting opportunity for the production of the Millennial King. Participants need to prepare a two-minute solo piece in either dance, drama or mime. Registration is requested. For more information, call 412-901-7020.
SEPT. 18—Harty Bible School will host an Alumni Luncheon from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Wyndham Hotel University Place, 3454 Forbes Ave., Oakland. For more information, call Synthia A. Sweptson at 412-862-6750.
SEPT. 18—The First COGIC, 2502 Centre Ave., Hill District, will host a Silent Auction Fundraising Gala from 6-10 p.m. at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall and Museum Grand Ballroom, 4141 Fifth Ave., Oakland. Tickets are $40 and all proceeds benefit the church. For more information, call Carly W. Brown at 724-322-9973.
SEPT. 19—Carrone Baptist Church, 7119 Frankstown Ave., Homewood, will host a Choir Day at 3 p.m. This is in celebration of their 125th anniversary. The theme is “Standing on the Promises.” There will be various choirs, soloists and performers to bring musical praise. There will be a light repast following the celebration. For more information, call 412-687-1819.
Gospel jazz concert
SEPT. 19—Laketon Heights United Methodist Church, 9601 Frankstown Rd., Penn Hills, will host “The Gospel According to Jazz” Unsung Heroes Concert at 5 p.m. The event will feature Calvin Stemley and jazz greats Jay Willis and Mark Strickland. The cost is $5. For more information, call 412-241-9170.
SEPT. 23—Bidwell Presbyterian Church, 1025 Liverpool St., Manchester, will host the 2010 Women’s Conference at 7 p.m. The conference will run through Sept. 25 and feature evangelist Lisa Thorpe, Minister Adrienne Blanton and Rev. B. DeNeice Welch. There will worship and workshops. The cost is $20-$25. For more information, call 412-231-4663.
SEPT. 24—The Women In Christian Ministries Inc. will host a Bible Conference from 7-9 p.m. at Embassy Suites, 650 Cherrington Parkway, Coraopolis. This two-day conference will run through Sept. 25 and feature Minister Donna A. Baptiste, president and CEO of Donna Baptiste Ministries Inc. It is for men and women and the cost is $25, which includes fees, materials and a luncheon. For more information, call 412-262-3276.
SEPT. 26—The Music Ministry of Unity Baptist Church, 1023 Talbot Ave., Braddock, will host their Unity Sings Concert at 4 p.m. This is open to the public. For more information, call Laverne Carter at 412-823-6203.
OCT. 1—St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 5801 Hampton St., Highland Park, will host their Annual St. Andrew’s Lecture at 8 p.m. The lecture will feature Mark Sebak and address issues of interest to the Pittsburgh region. For more information, call 412-661-1245.
OCT. 2—Garden City United Methodist Church, 500 Laurel Dr., Monroeville, will host Women’s Prayer Breakfast at 9 a.m. The theme is “Seeds, Time and Harvest.” Guests will be treated to a breakfast, songs and the guest speaker will be Yvonne E. Crawford-Burns of North Side Church of God. The cost is $20. For more information, call 412-373-0391, ext. 7.
(To have items listed in 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.)