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January 15 weekend. In Atlanta area for the retirement of a friend.
January 16-25 Wedding trip.
January 25 doctor’s appointment
January 29 Sunday Centreville (MS) First Baptist Church.
February 4-8 (Saturday through Wednesday) Revival with Mt.Calvary Baptist Church, Albertville, AL. Brent Roe, Pastor. Saturday night banquet, then revival Sun-Wed.
February 10 Friday night 6 to 9 pm Broadmoor Baptist Church, Madison, MS. A special needs prom. I’ll be sketching people all evening.
February 12 (evening) Acadia Baptist Association (meeting in Eunice, LA) speaking at their leadership training institute. Meets at 4 pm for breakout sessions; I’ll speak afterwards. Dr. Alan Knuckles, Director of Missions.
February 13-14 (Monday-Tuesday) First Baptist Church of Louisville, MS. Dr. Rob Paul, pastor. Monday night, deacons. –Tuesday at 8:15, meet with the staff. Have the coffee and donuts ready! –at 10:30, the seniors have their valentine banquet. I’ll try to sketch as many as possible, then speak.
February 17 (Friday) 11 am. First Baptist Church, Moss Point, MS. Dr. Michael Perry, pastor.
February 24-March 1 North Etowah Baptist Church in Tennessee. Mark Wade, pastor. Deacons/staff/spouses retreat Fri/Sat and then revival Sunday through Wednesday)
April 7-8 (tentative) Deacon retreat in Charlotte NC
May 13 Draw for Anna West’s wedding. Tupelo?
May 18-20 Pastors Retreat — Shocco Springs, AL. for the Tuskegee-Lee Association. Dr. Bill King, director of missions
May 20-21 (Saturday night, Sunday morning) Grace Chapel of Eden; Pell City, Alabama. Greg Hand, pastor.
June 2-3 (Friday/Saturday) Southern Christian Writers Conference in Tuscaloosa. Held each year at FBC. Dr. David and Joanne Sloan in charge. I recommend this conference to everyone interested in writing magazine articles, books, memoirs, etc. They bring in outstanding speakers, writers, editors. Good opportunity for budding authors to meet publishers.
June 3 pm Draw at the wedding of Molly Rhodes. Alpharetta, GA.
June 12-14 Southern Baptist Convention, Phoenix, AZ
June 18 Sunday– Centreville (MS) Baptist Church.
July 19-23 (I think) holding for a convention meeting in Biloxi.
July 28 holding for a possible fundraiser in New Orleans, for Global Maritime Ministries.
September 25-27 Senior adult revival. Baton Rouge Association. Dr. Tommy Middleton, DOM.
(Future meetings of the SBC. 2018 (June 11-13) Dallas TX. 2019 (June 10-12) Birmingham, AL. And, in 2020, (June 8-10) Orlando, FL. The philosophy seems to be that it’s best to meet during the hottest part of the year. Yikes. Why can’t we meet in New Hampshire in October?)
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