Church Notes for Oct. 23-24, 2021

Published 12:52 pm Friday, October 22, 2021

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St. Paul A.M.E. Church

The officers and members of St. Paul A.M.E. Church invite you to join the church on Sunday, Oct. 24, at 2 p.m. for an appreciation service for the Rev. Dr. Kerry C. James. The preacher for the hour will be the Rev. Gary Porter of Union Bethel A.M.E. in Kentwood. Dinner will be provided. For more information, call Joan Hill at 985-241-5336.

Sun United Methodist Church

There will be a garage sale Friday, Oct. 29, at Sun Methodist Church from 8 a.m. until noon. For more information, call Joyce Corse at 985-516-9045. The event will be canceled if it is raining.

New Beginning Baptist Church

New Beginning Baptist Church will be having its fall festival on Saturday, Oct. 30. There will be games and prizes, pumpkin carving, as well as S’mores, if the weather allows. There will also be a trick or treat booth, and a raffle ticket sale to help with youth funds. The festival will start at 6 p.m. For any questions, call Charity Holmes at 985-348-4338. The church’s address is 52224 Louisiana Highway 424 in Franklinton.

Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church

Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church will be hosting a Drive Thru Trunk N Treat on Saturday, Oct. 30, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Avenue B Sports Complex. Please use the back parking lot to enter the drive thru. Come early and enjoy lots of candy and learn how to have faith over fear, like the heroes from Hebrews 11. For more information, please call 985-516-0969 or go to the Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church’s Facebook page.

New Life U.P.C.

Pastor Wesley Quave and the New Life U.P.C. congregation at 1600 Jefferson St. in Bogalusa will be holding an October Fest on Saturday, Oct. 30, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Lots of fun activities for children will be available, as well as cake walks, jump houses, putt-putt golf and a general store with lots of goodies. Come join us for some friendly, fall fellowship.

Isabel Baptist Church

Isabel Baptist Church, located at 53674 Parker Road, will host Pastor Bro. Eddie Henson on Sunday, Oct. 31, for the morning service at 10:30 a.m. Everyone is invited to come hear the word of God.

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church

Children’s Sunday School and Pastor Joe Arthur’s Adult Bible class each begin at 9:15 a.m. Sunday service starts at 10:30 a.m. with Divine Worship celebrating Holy Communion every Sunday, using best practices to avoid coronavirus spread. Join our congregation as we focus upon the Holy Gospels of St. Mark and St. John throughout this next church year. Social distancing, facemasks and sanitizing is being practiced as recommended. Follow the church at “Zion Lutheran Bogalusa” on Facebook.

Seventh-day Adventist Church

The Seventh-day Adventist Church, located at 19617 Highway 21 North in Bogalusa, welcomes everyone to come worship with us every Saturday. Our Sabbath school begins at 9:40 a.m. and worship service begins at 11 a.m. We have a fellowship meal following our worship service and everyone is invited to stay. We also have Bible study every Wednesday night at 6 p.m. It is our sincere hope that you will come worship with us and study God’s Holy Word. Call 240-444-9401.

Elizabeth Sullivan Memorial United Methodist Church

E.S.M. United Methodist Church, located at 510 Ave. B in Bogalusa, would like for residents to come and worship with the congregation.
• Sunday School — Sunday at 9:30 a.m.
• Worship Service — Sunday at 10:30 a.m.
• Bible Study — Thursday at 5:15 p.m.
• Children — Sunday from 4 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. Please note the new time.
• Youth — Sunday from 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m.
• First Thursday of each month there is a UMW Meeting at the church beginning at 9 a.m. Come join the women as they enjoy fellowship, worship and great food.
• Third Saturday of each month is a workday at the church beginning at 9 a.m., rain or shine. Come be part of the body of Christ by helping out around the church.