Church, nonprofit organization events notes for Nov. 2

By Jacob Trimmer
Inside The Pew

In Lumberton, N.C. – The music department at First Baptist Church Lumberton, 504 West Second St., presents an evening of worship with gospel recording artist Lowell Pye. The event begins at 5 p.m. and is free to the public. Contact the Rev. Robert Williams at 910-977-5682.

In Port Arthur – St. Paul United Methodist Church, 821 Freeman Ave., will celebrate its 97th anniversary with a fashion show and Christian play from 1 to 4 p.m. on Nov. 3 at S&G Auditorium, 900 5th St. Admission is $10. The celebration will come to a close on Nov. 11 with a special morning and evening worship services. Morning worship is scheduled for 10:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Rev. Donald Frank of New Hope Baptist Church will serve as guest speaker of the evening service, set of 4 to 6 p.m. Call 409-985-9977.

In Dallas – Friendship-West Baptist Church, 2020 W. Wheatland Road, plays host to The Bishop 5+1 Reunion, which continues through Nov. 9. Guest speakers for the event includes Dr. Ralph West, The Church Without Walls in Houston on Nov. 4; Dr. Denny Davis of St. John Church in Grand Prairie on Nov. 5; Dr. Kerry Wesley of Antioch Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church in Dallas on Nov. 6; Dr. Anthony Sharp of Tabernacle of Praise Baptist Church in Dallas on Nov. 7; Dr. Frederick Haynes III of Friendship-West Baptist Church on Nov. 8; and the Rev. Jeffrey Johnson of Eastern Star Church in Indianapolis on Nov. 9. Event benefits Paul Quinn College. Call 972-228-5200 or 214-376-1000 for more information.

In Killeen – The Apostles Empowerment Summit is slated for Nov. 17 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at St. John Faith Outreach, 3507 Cranford Ave. in Killeen. For additional information, call apostle George Books at 254-466-0809.

In Orange – Community Christian School staff and students will honor veterans with a special service at 10 a.m. Nov. 9 in the school’s worship center, 3400 MLK Drive.

In Katy – Katy Christian Women’s Connection will hold a prayer coffee and fellowship from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Nov. 8 at the Life Center at The Fellowship at Cinco Ranch Church, 22765 Westheimer Pkwy. The guest speaker is Cheryl Archer. Call 281-232-8338 to make reservations.

In Port Arthur – Broken Box Ministries, founded by Port Arthur native and national gospel promoter Minister Jon E. Bush, will host the second annual Night of Thanksgiving Praise event at 6 p.m. on Nov. 10 at New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church, 2920 Sam St. The crowd will once again be entertained and uplifted by music from Port Arthur native and Houston resident Tammie Davis and national Christian recording artist, Naima.  Christian rapper John Guillory, soloist Mary Motley, and the Eastern Star Praise Team will join the lineup. Minister John Bernard and Bishop Ambrose Nwasi will also be on hand to encourage the crowd in thanksgiving and praise! Troy Hopkins is the pastor of New Jerusalem. The concert is free, but an offering will be taken. Contact Bush at 615-946-2535.

Submit calendar items to Jacob Trimmer at



St.John Faith Outreach
3507 Cranford Ave
Killeen, Tx 76543
contact info’; 254-466-0809/Apostle George

Leave a Reply