Upcoming Events: December 15 – January 24, 2019


I Will! A Bible Study – Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m. Brannon Hall (Building behind the church) You are invited! We have a book for you! Mount Olivet Baptist Church, 500 Swayze Street, Monroe, LA. (318) 322-8587. Oliver W. Billups Jr., Pastor.

The Stuff the Truck Toy Drive will be held November 1, 2018 through December 14, 2018. It is one of the November City Employee Community Benevolent Acts. The public is welcome to contribute toys toward this benevolent effort. This year, the Stuff the Truck Toy Drive will require pre-registration in order to get toys. If you know of a family that is need, please refer them to us. The pre-registration site will be the City of Monroe Public Safety Center (Fire Administration side) located at 1810 Martin Luther King Drive (U.S. 165 South) during the hours of 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday thru Friday. The deadline to register will be 4 pm Friday, December 14, 2018.

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, 913 Beverly Street, Glenn McKinney, Pastor invites you to its 2018 Candle Light March (Born in a Manger) at 5:00 p.m. Theme: A holy child (Emmanuel).
Along with special guests, Mt. Horeb Baptist Church, Piney Grove Male Chorus. Songs by: Lady Tina Gibson, Lady Jasmine Cotton, Lady Clara Chatman, Lady Emma Haggan, 1st Lady Jean White and a performance by St. Timothy Praise Dancers.

Monday, December 17, 2018

Healing Services conducted by Rev, Jacquelyn Simmons, will convene at 6:00 p.m. at Triumph Baptist Church, 800 Girod Street, Monroe Louisiana. Rev. Eddie Stewart, Sr., is the pastor. The key word will be CHRIST with Rev. Eddie Stewart, Sr. serving as speaker. Music will be provided under the direction of Marion Prudhomme. Christmas Recess: December 18, 2018-January 6, 2019. Reconvene January 7, 2019.

Friday, December 21, 2018

The Northeast Louisiana Delta African American Heritage Museum invites the public to a “Holiday Jazzin” Fundraiser on Friday, December 21, 2018, 7:00 P.M. – 11:00 P.M. at the museum, 1051 Chennault Drive, Monroe, LA. Tickets can be purchased at the door; CASH only. Come and enjoy a live band, DJ, Heavy Hors d’oeuvres, and dancing. If you have any questions, contact Ross Slacks at (318) 235-7090 or Pat Moore at (318) 235-3508. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from the board members.

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Please join us for the installation service for Pastor-Elect Rev. Edward D. Wright, Lady Natalie Wright at New Galilee Baptist Church, 3816 Carver Street, Monroe, LA., Sunday, December 30, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Installation message by Pastor Glenn McKinney, Sr., pastor of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, Monroe, LA. Theme: Answering his call. Scripture: “And I will give you pastors according to mine heart, which shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.” Jeremiah 3:15.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Ever dreamed of becoming a Master Gardener? Now is your chance. The LSU AgCenter is accepting applications for the next Northwest Louisiana Master Gardeners class, scheduled for January through March. Membership is open to all adults in Northwest Louisiana. Master Gardeners are the volunteer arm of the LSU AgCenter. They are trained in horticulture in exchange for 40 hours of volunteer service, sharing what they have learned with other gardeners. Classes will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Thursday for 10 weeks. Attendance at all classes is required for certification. There is a registration fee, which covers the cost of training manuals, publications and supplies for the class. Class size is limited, and the registration deadline is December 7, 2018. Call 318-698-0010, to request an application, or download one at https://nwlamg.weebly.com/forms.html (How do I apply to become a Master Gardener?)