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OCT. 10—New Grace Missionary Baptist Church, 7711 Tioga St., Homewood, will host a Fall Revival at 7 p.m. The event, which will run through Oct. 12, will feature guest preacher Rev. Richard Wingfield. For more information, call 412-241-1951.
Women’s Empowerment Seminar
OCT. 12—Sister’s Saving Our Selves Now will host its Annual All Moms Are Blessed Empowerment Summit at 6 p.m. at the Community College of Allegheny County South Campus, 1720 Clairton Rd., West Mifflin. This two-day summit is to empower single mothers of color, especially African-Americans and teen moms in the Mon Valley and Allegheny County area, with the tools needed to combat a life of poverty, low educational attainment, unhealthy life styles and low self-esteem. For more information, call Rev. Dr. Judith Moore at 724-472-7377.
Men & Women’s Weekend 2012
OCT. 12—Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church, 6556 Shetland Ave., East Liberty, will host its Men & Women’s Weekend 2012 at 7 p.m. The theme is “Together, Serving Christ the Transformer.” The two-day conference will begin with a revival and end on Oct. 14 with a Sunday Morning Worship service at 10:15 a.m. For more information, call 412-441-7839.
OCT. 13—The Deacon/ Deaconess Ministry of St. Paul Baptist Church, 6701 Penn Ave., East Liberty, will host the “Power of Prayer” Prayer Breakfast from 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. A full breakfast will be served. Registration is required. For more information, call Deaconess Cherrita Allen at 412-370-4165.
OCT. 13—Morningside COGIC, 5173 Dearborn St., Garfield, will host an Usher Seminar from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Topics that will be discussed include the Role of the Usher, Techniques, Apparel, Etiquette, Code of Conduct and more. The cost is $10, which includes breakfast, lunch and seminar materials. Registration is required. For more information, call Mary Spidell at 412-466-2188 or 412-361-9865.
OCT. 13—Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Second Street Extension, West Newton, will host a Pastoral Appreciation Concert at 6 p.m. The concert is in celebration of the 9th Pastoral Anniversary of Rev. Eileen Smith. Guests include Nikki Smith-Porter, the Lighthouse Cathedral Music and Arts Ministry, and the Emmanuel Baptist Male Chorus. There will be a special service on Oct. 14 at 11 a.m. with guest preacher Rev. Nina Ferguson, Parrish Davenport in mime and spiritual poet David Jones. For more information, call 724-446-9416.
Music on the Hill
OCT. 13—Beulah Presbyterian Church, 2500 McCrady Rd., Churchill, will host its 2012 Music on the Hill Concert Series at 4 p.m. This is the last session of the series and the theme will be “All that Jazz!” The concert will feature Robert Morehead, who will perform a variety of jazz standards and favorites including music by Duke Ellington and others. For more information, call 412-242-4570.
OCT. 13—Wesley Center AMEZ Church, 2701 Centre Ave., Hill District, will host “An Evening with Vicki Winans” at 7 p.m. The Grammy award winning gospel artist will perform live. Tickets are $36-$60. VIP is available. For more information, visit www.wcamez.ofpgh.org.
OCT. 14—New Birth Baptist Church, 406 W. Grant St., Duquesne, will host its 8th Church Anniversary Celebration at 9:30 a.m. The theme is “Teach us the way, O Lord.” The guest preacher will be Pastor Delbert Harris of Inner City Ministries Tabernacle of Faith. For more information, call 412-466-2229.
OCT. 14—Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, 1511 E. Swissvale Ave., Wilkinsburg, will host its 42nd Pastoral Anniversary Celebration of Pastor Melvin Haymon at 3:30 p.m. The guest preacher will be Rev. Dr. J.V.A Winsett of Ebenezer Baptist Church. For more information, call 412-371-5855.
Financial Peace University
ONGOING—Beulah Presbyterian Church, 2500 McCrady Rd., Churchill, will host its Financial Peace University at 7 p.m. This is a financial course taught by Dave Ramsey and his FPU team via video to help individuals achieve their financial goals by showing them how to eliminate debt, save for the future and give like never before. For more information, call 412-242-4570 or visit www.daveramsey.com.
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