announcements & events
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“From the Desk of our Pastor”
October 16th (Tonight) 5:30 am- Rehearsal for the Lena Clark Mock Wedding. All participants are asked to attend this rehearsal.
October 16th-20th- 122nd Annual Session at the Radisson Hotel, 205 Wolf Rd., Albany NY. The Presidential Banquet will be held on Wednesday, evening October 18th at 7:30 pm. This year’s banquet will honor Convention President, Reverend Dr. Ronald Grant
October 18th (Wednesday) 7:00 am -State Usher’s Breakfast at Radisson Hotel, 205 Wolf Rd., Albany NY) at the session.
October 21 (Saturday) 3:00 pm- The Lena Clark Missionary presents, “The Bridegroom Waits” a mock-wedding based on the Fruit of the Spirit (Galatians 5: 22-23); “The Bridegroom Waits”. Sis.Joanne Jamison, Wedding Coordinator, Deaconess Ruth Howard, president.
October 21st 10:00 am – Women’s Day Praise Dance Rehearsal. Additional rehearsals are: November 3rd;November 4th and Friday November 10th at 6:30 pm.
October 23 (Monday) 6:30- 2017 Women’s Day Annual Choir Rehearsal. Additional rehearsals are: October 30th; November 3rd; November 6th.
October 27th, 7:00 pm- Building Fund Expansion Project Gala, Desmond Hotel, 660 Albany Shaker Rd., Albany NY honoring past and present Area Vice Presidents. Honorees for the evening are our own Pastor, Reverend William E. Morgan, Reverend Willie J. Stovall (Mt. Olive Southern Missionary Baptist Church), Reverend Leonard D. Comithier (Macedonia Baptist Church).and Reverend Robert W. Dixon, Pastor Emeritus of Mount Calvary Baptist Church. Tickets for this event are $60.00; children under 12 $30.00. For further information please contact Bro. Robert Cherry (518.364.3957) or Sister Phyllis Randall, (518.229.0980) or you may see any Building Fund member to purchase your ticket (s). The cutoff date for ticket purchases is: Sunday, October 22nd.
October 28th (Saturday) –4:00 pm A “Honoring our Precious Jewels”- Our First Ladies and First Men sponsored by the Women’s Ministry of Hudson River Baptist Association. The guest preacher is Reverend Mary Wallace from the Ebenezer Baptist Church. This event will be held at Sweet Pilgrim Baptist Church, Reverend Dr. Elgin Joseph Taylor, Sr., Pastor. Our own Reverend Shirley Morgan will be honored at this event. The tickets are $20.00, please see Sis. Helen Turner to purchase your ticket (s).October 29th 3:30 pm – Fifth Sunday Retreat at Macedonia Baptist Church.
October 28th (Saturday) 8:00 am- Christian Leadership School at Macedonia Baptist Church, CLS Accredited courses are as follows: Effective Bible Reading; Survey of Romans; Public Speaking and Articles of Faith. Registration fee: $25.00 in advance; $30.00 day of class. Please contact Deaconess Ruth Howard with any questions.