King of Glory Ministries will have its Third Pastoral and Church Anniversary on March 16. Pastor is Tina M. Beatty and the theme is "Moving Forward." Services will be held 7 p.m. nightly, March 16-20 at the church, 513 Patrick St. Pastor J. David Stockton of New Destiny Tabernacle of Praise, will speak on March 16. The Rev. Lloyd A. Hill, The Fathers House Missionary Baptist Church, will speak March 17; Evangelist Mark Walker of Apostolic Lighthouse Deliverance Temple, Beckley, will speak on March 18; Pastor Maurice Broomfield of Power and Glory Ministries of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, will speak at the March 19 service; and Pastor Gloria McDuffy of A Place of Deliverance Church and Training Center in Raleigh, N.C., will speak on March 20. For information, call 304-720-5994 or visit Kingofgloryintlministries.org.
The First Missionary Baptist Church of Boomer will have its annual Mission Anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday at the church. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Richard Bullard, pastor of Eagle Central Missionary Baptist Church of Eagle. Dinner will be served at 1:30 p.m.
St. Marks Episcopal Church, 405 B St., St. Albans, will have a Mardi Gras Celebration with Cajun food, Dixieland Music and a Funeral Parade today. The Mardi Gras Celebration will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Parish Hall. Dixieland music will be provided by the B-Ties of Baptist Temple in Charleston, who will help lead the traditional Funeral Parade at 1 p.m. A variety of arts and crafts will be offered. Antique jewelry and collectables will also be for sale. Lunch tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under. Take-out is available. The celebration is sponsored by the Episcopal Church Women of Saint Marks Episcopal Church.
Mount Vernon Baptist Church, 2150 Mount Vernon Road, Hurricane, welcomes the Rev. Dr. Jack Eades as interim senior pastor. Eades, a graduate of Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary, the Rev. Eades holds a Master of Divinity degree and a Doctorate of Ministry. He has 15 years experience and was a local pastor prior to joining the state staff of the West Virginia Baptist Convention. He and his wife, Vicki, reside in Mount Nebo, Nicholas County.
Brothers in Christ West Virginia is sponsoring a Men's Conference from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, March 11 at the Summersville Armory and Conference Center, Summersville. Admission is free and no advance registration is required. This conference is titled "Take a Stand." Speakers will be Coach Joe Dooley from Summersville and Pastor John Jordan from Beckley. The conference will focus on how to be the men God wants us to be and the importance of passing our experience along to others. The Higher Ground Praise Band will provide inspirational praise and worship music. Brothers in Christ,: an interdenominational Christ-centered ministry dedicated to uniting men with a vital relationship in Christ, to become a godly influence in West Virginia. For more information, contact Sam Calloway Jr. at 304-228-0011, Carl Sellards at 304-573-0842 or Larry Willison at 304-872-1998.
Ruffner Memorial Presbyterian Church, 1698 Quarrier St., will host a children's event titled "Our Community Saint Patrick's Festival" from 3 to 5 p.m. March 19. Fellowship, games, refreshments, scripture lesson, sing-a-long, gift bags and door prizes will be featured. Use the Greenbrier Street entrance to the gymnasium. For more information, contact the church office at 304-342-0845.
South Park Presbyterian Church, 939 South Park Road, will host a children's event titled "Our Community Saint Patrick's Festival" from 3 to 5 p.m. on March 12. Fellowship, games, refreshments, scripture lesson, sing-a-long, door prizes and gift bags will be featured. The event will be either at the Old Schoolhouse Park, if weather permits, or in the church activities room. For more information, call 304-415-9495.
King's River Worship Center in St. Albans will sponsor a series titled "Just Walk Across The Room," by Bill Hybels at 9 a.m. or 10:45 a.m. each Sunday in March at the church. The series helps teach how easy it is to talk to others about Jesus.
Fair Haven Christian School, 689 Fair Haven Drive, will sponsor a Spaghetti Dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the church. The cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children 10 and under. The menu includes spaghetti, salad, roll, dessert and drink. Call 304-925-5954. Proceeds will be used for an end of year trip.
The Children's Ministry Department of New Beginnings Church of the Nazarene will hold a bean dinner and gospel music evening on Friday. The bean dinner will be served from 4 to 6 p.m. and the cost is $5. Gospel music will begin at 6 p.m. New Beginnings is located across from Pinch Elementary.
Church of God MPGT, 1001 Hendrix Ave., will be selling Fish Dinners and fish sandwiches from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at the church. Delivery will be available. Call 304-346-2902.
St. Anthony's Immaculate Church will have a Fat Tuesday Dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Immaculate Conception Education Building, Montgomery. Jambalaya, dessert, cornbread, pancakes and beverage costs $5 per person.
A More Excellent Way Ministries Worldwide will hold a Leadership Conference today and Sunday at the Apostolic Free Church of God, 1004 Rosedale Drive, St. Albans. Registration will begin at 10 a.m. and seminars will be held on Saturday. Lunch will be provided. For more information, contact the church at 304-721-8913.
Youth at Christ Church United Methodist will be serving the annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner to kick off the Lenten season from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Christ Church United Methodist, corner of Quarrier and Morris streets. Shrove Tuesday, also known as Fat Tuesday, is a celebration held on the Tuesday evening before Ash Wednesday, the first of the 40-day Lenten season. Proceeds from the dinner will benefit the Christ Church Youth summer mission trips. Tickets are available by calling the church office at 304-342-0192.
Covenant Fellowship, 1863 Oakridge Drive, will have an Indoor Community Rummage and Hot Dog Sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at the church. Appliances, books, clothing, shoes household items and more will be featured. The concession stand will have hot dogs, nachos, drinks and baked goods. Proceeds go to Covenant OutReach. For information, call 304-344-4661 or 304-345-1974.
North Hills Baptist Church will have a spaghetti dinner immediately following the morning worship service at 12:15 p.m. March 27 at the church, located off W.Va. 21 near Sissonville High School in the Leonard Heights Subdivision. The cost is a donation. The dinner is a fundraiser for the startup of a Web site for the church.
The Harold Family, a 1970s Southern Gospel group, will hold their first reunion concert at 6 p.m. on April 2 at East Bank Middle School. Admission is free. For information, call Shelly at 304-872-3069 or Shirley at 304-442-2908.
Straight and Narrow will be singing at 7 p.m. Sunday at The Meadowbrook Freewill Baptist Church, located on W.Va. 114 North above Capital High School.
The Homeland Southern Gospel Sing will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at the Browns Creek Church of God, Browns Creek Road, St. Albans.
Ebenezer Baptist Church will present The Gospel Singaleers and Revelation in concert at 6 p.m. March 12 at the church.