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Updated: December 11, 2012 6:01AM



GARY

Advancing Christ’s Kingdom Ministries: 1001 W. 37th Ave. — The Apostolic and Prophetic Conference 2012 concludes with a service at 10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, and a Gala Dinner at 4 p.m. Tickets are $60. Guest speaker is Apostle John Eckhardt. 940-3165.

All Nations Holy Temple: 2244 Hendricks St. — The Prayer Summit continues from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, with Elder Donald Bedney. 949-7784.

Christ Temple Church of Christ (Holiness) U.S.A.: 4201 Washington St.. — The pastor’s 23rd anniversary celebration “A Blessed Man, Chosen by God,” begins at 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, with guest speaker Elder Michael Hudson, Sr., Christ Temple Community Church. 884-1837.

Church of Jesus Christ Church of God in Christ: 1560 Polk St. — The 25th anniversary gala in recognition of Pastor Johnice Joyner begins at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at the Radisson Hotel, 800 E. 81st Ave., Hobart. Donation is $50. Guests include Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and artist Willie Rogers. 613-7877, 670-6648.

First Baptist Church: 626 W. 21st Ave. — The Women’s Day weekend begins with a Health Fair at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, “Christian Women Building Noble Character by Faith in Jesus Christ” begins at 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, with speaker Marian Hockenhull, Flint, Mich. 883-3216.

Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church: 1741-47 Fillmore St. — The Women’s Day Committee is having a luncheon at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, in the church auditorium. The Women’s Day services “Christian Women Following God’s Value” begin at 8 and 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. 885-4014.

Jesus Saves Missionary Baptist Church: 464 Roosevelt St. — The church is sponsoring a trip to the Arie Crown Theater, Chicago, for “Behind the Pulpit.” The bus departs from the Village Shopping Center at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17. Tickets are $51 per person. Call 670-7637 for reservations.

Metropolitan Baptist Church of Gary: 1920 Broadway — The 50th church anniversary will be observed with services at 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, at the church. Morning guests: Elder Brandon Jacobs and the congregation of New Zion Temple of Hammond. Afternoon guests: Johnny Miller and the congregation of Mount Vernon Missionary Baptist Church, Chicago. 882-3461.

New Beginnings Fellowship: 4500 Harrison St. — A clothing give-away will run from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at the church. 985-0766.

New Friendship Missionary Baptist Church: 1545 Waite St. — The Anointed Voices present the annual “Ole Ship of Zion” musical at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. Doors open at 4 p.m. Admission is free.
The annual Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner for senior citizens is at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, in the B.J. Holmes Fellowship Hall with speaker the Rev. Clovis Wilson. Seniors, call the church office at 949-4279, to confirm attendance.

New Hope Missionary Baptist Church: 2307 Rhode Island St. — The Kingdom Builders Leadership Conference “Order in the Church” continues at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, and ends with services at 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. 883-5743.

New Shiloh Baptist Church: 1727 W. 15th Ave. — The 53rd church anniversary and Pastor Corey Jackson’s fourth anniversary will be observed at 7 p.m. Fridays, Nov. 16, and 30. Festivities conclude with a service at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2. 944-7670.

Peter’s Rock Baptist Church: 1725 E. 21st Ave. — The 45th Pastoral Appreciation celebration in honor of the Rev. Clarence Baity continues at 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, with guest Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson. Festivities conclude with a service at 4 p.m.. Guest speaker is Marion J. Johnson Jr., Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church. 882-9247.

Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church: 1301 W. 21st Ave. — Brother Otis Sibley and Friends present a singing celebration at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. Groups and preachers are invited. 944-8161.

Salvation Free Christian Fellowship: 745 E. 43rd Ave. — Family and Friends Day begins with 10 a.m. services Sunday, Nov. 11, at the church. 884-2911.

HAMMOND

New Hope Missionary Baptist Church: 1117 Merrill St. — The Pastoral Appreciation celebration in honor of the Rev. Herman Polk Sr. continues at 7:45 and 11 a.m. and concludes at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. 932-5955.

LAKE STATION

Old Path Church: 2075 Rush Place — The annual Men and Women’s Day service begins at 11 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. 963-2000.

VALPARAISO

United Church of Christ: 602 Monroe St. — E. Anne Christo-Baker tallks about Sierra Leone from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14. RSVP by Monday, Nov. 12. 464-3198.

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