Orientation of Deacons
    MARCH 15—New Zion Baptist Church, 1434 Juniata St., North Side, will host an Ordination of Deacons at 7 p.m. This will be the trial of Deacons Carol Myers and Paul Owens. For more information, call 412-322-3838.
Women’s Breakfast
    MARCH 16—Solid Rock Church, 1400 Buena Vista St., North Side, will host a Women’s Breakfast from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. The theme is “The Fragrance of Prayer” with guest speaker Pastor June Jeffries of New Life Baptist Church. Tickets are $15. For more information, call 412-904-3170.
Annual Usher/
Missionary Days
    MARCH 17—Antioch Baptist Church, 332 Elizabeth St., Sewickley, will host its Annual Usher and Missionary Days Celebration with Family and Friends at 10:45 a.m. The theme is “    There is No Greater Love than Family and Friends.” Dinner will be served immediately following the service. For more information, call 412-741-7688 or visit
45th Church Anniversary
    MARCH 17—Northside Institutional COGIC, 302 W. North Ave., North Side, will host a 45th Church Anniversary Celebration. The guest speaker will be Elder Matthew Brown of Georgia. Dinner will be served immediately following the morning service. All are welcomed. For more information, call 412-231-LOVE.
International Holiday
    MARCH 17—The Educational Board of Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 330 4th St., Rankin, will host its International Holiday Program at 4 p.m. The guest speaker will be Dr. Curtiss Porter, chancellor of the Penn State Greater Allegheny Campus. Proceeds will benefit the scholarship fund. For more information, call Sondra Barbour at 412-867-6694.
Women’s Brunch
    MARCH 23—The SHOUT (Sisters Hanging Out United in Truth) Women’s Ministry of Union Baptist Church of Swissvale, 2117 Collingwood Ave., Swissvale, will host a Women’s Brunch from 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Every fourth Saturday of the month, women will come together for food, fun and fellowship to praise the Lord and hear a Word from a woman of faith. For more information, call Synthia Brown at 412-862-6750.
    MARCH 23—The Shepherd Ministry of Morning Star Baptist Church, 812 Oak St., West Mifflin, will host Songfest at 6 p.m. This will be the evening of praising the Lord through song. There will be choirs, groups and soloists from the Pittsburgh area. For more information, call 412-461-7861.
Palm Sunday
    MARCH 24—Jerusalem Baptist Church, 123 Steuben St., West End, will host a Palm Sunday Service at 11 a.m. There will be a message from guest messenger Rev. Benita Lewis of Washington, D.C. For more information, call 412-921-0822.
Benefit Concert
    MARCH 25—Diakonia Ministries Inc. will host “Like The Dawn” Benefit Concert at 7 p.m. at the Kelly Strayhorn Theater, 5941 Penn Ave., East Liberty. The concert will feature Jessie Corbin, the Band Cities, the Bethany Baptist Singers and more. There will also be a dessert reception and auction at 6 p.m. Proceeds will benefit Diakonia Ministries. For more information, call 412-731-8037 or visit
Good Friday Service
    MARCH 29—Holy Spirit Fellowship Church, 1100 6th St., New Brighton, will host its Good Friday Service 2013 at 9:30 a.m. The theme is “Thank God it’s Friday” with guest speaker Rev. Marvin Moreland of Deliverance Temple COGIC. Breakfast will be served at 8 a.m. Registration is requested and all are welcomed. For more information, call 724-728-1064.
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