August 26-27 (Monday-Tuesday) Cleveland MS for Delta State University’s Baptist Collegiate Ministry. Josh Warren. On to Moorhead on Tuesday to sketch at MS Delta Community College’s BCM.
September 1 (Sunday) Emmanuel Baptist in Greenville, MS (the church I served 50 years ago!). Dr. Eddie Painter, pastor. Sunday School at 9:15 (I’ll be sketching people) and worship at 10:30.
September 8-11 (Sunday-Wednesday) DeSoto Baptist Church in Clarke County, MS (Near Quitman). Revival. Pastor Keith Yelverton. Will also visit a school or two to sketch children and say a few words about drawing, art, cartooning.
September 15 (Sunday) Teaching men’s SS class at our church, FBC Jackson MS. Ephesians 2 is such an amazing chapter.
September 19 Thursday evening. Ruston, LA. Barry Joyner, DOM for the Concord-Union Associations, has me spending a couple of hours with his pastors in an open-ended, free-wheeling talk session.
September 29 (Sunday) Arlington Baptist Church, Philadelphia MS. Brian Weir, Pastor. Morning service at 11 am and evening service at 5:30 pm. (I’ll be sketching people during Sunday School and before/after church that evening.)
October 5 (Saturday) Draw for the wedding reception of Pastor Brock Burch (and bride). He pastors Silver Springs Baptist in Magnolia, MS. 4 pm. (Maybe Silver Hill BC?)
October 11 (Friday) Global Fest in New Orleans. The annual fundraiser for Global Maritime Ministries, held at FBC New Orleans. I’ll be sketching for donations nonstop. The website for GMM is www.portministry.com.
October 12-13 (Saturday-Sunday morning) Calvary Baptist, Batesville, MS. Pastor Paul Middleton. Saturday night deacons-staff dinner. Sunday morning, sketch and preach. 10:30 am worship.
October 26 (Saturday) Draw for the fun day at Olde Towne Community Church, Ridgeland, MS. Dan Burnette pastor. 10 am to 2 pm.
October 27 (Sunday) draw for Fall Festival at Broadmoor Baptist, Madison, MS. 5 to 7 pm.
November 2-3 Saturday, Deacons retreat for the association. First Baptist Church of Tullos, LA. Scott Smith, pastor. Sunday, preach for the church.
November 9 (Saturday) Draw for the wedding reception of groom Keith Manuel Jr and his bride, Alexandria, LA. 2 pm. Juliet Plantation.
November 13 (Wednesday) Greenville, MS Sketch at the Greenville Higher Education Center. From 9 am to 1 pm. in the student center.
The year 2020—
((February 14 — Friday-— Reunion of a group of former young people from FBC Columbus MS. I was their pastor 30-40 years ago.))
February 15 Saturday 9 am Marriage retreat. Location to be decided.
February 18 (Tuesday) 10:30 am Seniors at Pocahontas Baptist Church, located on US 49 just north of Jackson, MS.
March 15 (Sunday) Emmanuel Baptist in Columbia, MS. Pastor Lloyd Thompson.
April 15 ((Wednesday) New Orleans. I’m sketching the employees of my CPA (a custom for tax day). Bourgeois Bennett CPA Firm. New Orleans, LA. Larry Holmes.
April 20 (Monday morning) Centreville (MS) Baptist Church’s Joy Club. Sketch and speak to seniors. Janice Day, chair. Dr. Dennis Johnsey, pastor.
May 24 (Sunday) Osyka (MS) Baptist Church’s 150th anniversary. I’m speaking.
May 30-31 (Saturday-Sunday) Family reunion in Nauvoo, AL on Saturday. Sunday, I’m preaching at nearby FBC of Double Springs, AL. Sketching people during SS. Pastor Phillip Twilley. .
June SBC meets in Orlando, FL
October 12 (Monday) Selma Baptist Associational meeting. Preach the “annual sermon.” Dr. Tom Stacey, DOM.
October 19 (Monday) Gulf Coast Baptist Associational annual meeting. Preach. Dr. Steve Mooneyham, DOM.
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