Church Circuit 10-9-13




Foolishness of Preaching
    OCT. 11—Mount Carmel Baptist Church, 90 Port Perry Rd., North Versailles, will host its annual “Foolishness of Preaching” Worship Services at 7 p.m. Pastor Karen Garland, of First Baptist Church of West Mifflin, will be the guest preacher. The service is designed to be evangelistic and focus on preaching that truly ministers to lost souls as well as growing Christians and leaders. For more information, call 412-823-4049 or email

Pancake Breakfast
    OCT. 12—Beulah Presbyterian Church, 2500 McCrady Rd., Churchill, will host its 11th Annual Pancake Breakfast from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. The menu will include buttermilk, buckwheat and gluten-free pancakes and will feature a performance by the Beulah Band. Proceeds will benefit the Beulah mission outreach fund. For more information, call 412-242-4570 or visit
Career Day
    OCT. 12—Mount Carmel Baptist Church, 90 Port Perry Rd., North Versailles, will host a Career Day from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The day is for teens in grades 9-12 and they will be introduced to professionals from all career experiences as well as career opportunities that most do not consider. Registration is required. For more information, call 412-823-4049 or email
    OCT. 13—Sixth Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 6556 Shetland St., East Liberty, will host its F.R.A.N.GELISM Month at 10:15 a.m. Each Sunday during the month of October there will be a special celebration. This day the church will celebrate Friends, followed by Relatives, Associates and Neighbors. All are welcomed. For more information, call 412-441-7839.
Grand Opening Celebration
    OCT. 13—Orchard Hill Church, 2551 Brandt School Rd., Wexford, will host its Grand Opening Celebration at 10:30 a.m. at the August Wilson Center for African American Culture. 908 Liberty Ave., Cultural District. The worship service will include a live band and biblical teachings by Dr. Kurt Bjorklund via video feed. For more information, call Brandon Rickard at 724-935-5555 or email
Church Anniversary
    OCT. 13—New Birth Baptist Church, 406 W. Grant St., Duquesne, will host its 9th Church Anniversary Celebration at 3 p.m. The theme is “The Name above Every Name.” Guest preacher Rev. Eric T. Johnson, pastor of Jerusalem Baptist Church in Duquesne, will deliver the Word. For more information, call 412-466-2229.
Freedom Sunday
    OCT. 13—The NAACP Pittsburgh Unit will host its 11th Annual Freedom Sunday at 4 p.m. at St. James AME Church, 444 Lincoln Ave., Lincoln-Larimer. The guest preacher will be Rev. Dr. Randall Bush of East Liberty Presbyterian Church and the Minister of the Year honor will be bestowed upon Rev. Darryl Canady of Rodman Street Missionary Baptist Church. For more information, call 412-471-1024.

Day of Prayer and Consecration
    OCT. 14—The Zion COGIC, 8304 Frankstown Ave., Wilkinsburg, will host its Day of Prayer and Consecration from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. The theme is “Just for a Day” and is designed to call attention to the violence, aggression and social ills of the Black community citywide. For more information, call Pastor Gregory Greene at 412-526-3046 or email
Pink Ribbon Fashion Show
    OCT. 19—The Missionary and Ushers Ministries of Triedstone Baptist Church, 18 Harriet St., Rankin, will host the Pink Ribbon Fall Fashion Show at 12 p.m. The event is in honor of October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. For more information, call 412-271-3000.

Music on the Hill
    OCT. 19—Beulah Presbyterian Church, 2500 McCrady Rd., Churchill, will host its Music on the Hill at 4 p.m. The theme will be “Duets Extraordinaire” featuring Beulah musicians and friends. The program will include hymns, vocal canons, folk tunes and contemporary songs. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call 412-242-4570 or visit    

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