March 17-20 (Sunday through Wednesday) First Baptist, Gainesville, GA “Spiritual Enrichment Week” Bruce Fields, Associate Pastor. Will be working with George Fields, a wonderful entertainer/inspirational leader.
March 30 (Saturday) 10 am — Speak to a retreat of ministers and spouses as they meet at a local church.
April 3 Wednesday — FBC Pleasant View, Tennessee. Brad Shockey, Pastor. In Pleasant View Elementary School today and with his church tonight. (Bertha and I are working our way northward to Michigan.)
April 4-5 Friday –– With Clough Pike Baptist Church, Cincinnati, OH. Josh Carter, Pastor. Ministers meeting Thursday night and meeting at church Friday night. Possibly in a school during the day.
April 7 Sunday am services. With Highland Baptist Church, Highland, MI. Pastor Rob Freshour.
April 7-9 Sunday-Tuesday Speaking and drawing for the “Office Personnel Conference”, Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, Michigan District. Held in Bay City, MI. I’ll be leading three conferences and sketching everyone present.
April 9-10 heading southward toward home.
April 15 (Monday) Destin, FL speaking to a company’s managers and spouses at their annual gathering. Sketching them all, too.
April 20 (Saturday) FBC Brandon, MS. Drawing at their Easter fun day from 10 am to noon.
April 27 Saturday– draw for a women’s meeting at Restoration Church in Florence, MS. Janine Mangum, my contact. 10 am.
May 2 (Thursday) Draw at a banquet/fundraiser for But God Ministries (Dr. Stan Buckley). Broadmoor Baptist Church in Madison, MS.
May 3-4 (Friday/Saturday) Wedding in New Orleans. Krystal Farnsworth and James Falvey.
May 5 (Sunday) Picayune, MS’s Roseland Park Baptist Church. Dan Young, pastor. Brad Replogle, Associate. Preach in the morning service, then a senior adult luncheon to follow. I’ll sketch during SS and the luncheon.
May 6 (Monday) FBC Jackson MS (our home church) Speaking at the women’s Monday luncheon which they call “One Great Lunch Break for Women.” Noon.
May 24-28 (Friday-Tuesday) With Lakeview Baptist in Delray Beach, FL. James Beckley, pastor. (This is our daughter and son-in-law, Lari and James Beckley.) Will do a deacons training event on Fri/Sat and preach on Sunday.)
May 29 (Wednesday) Harvest Christian Center, Cantonment, FL. I will sketch people, beginning at 5:45 and at 7 pm, speak to the adults. Pastor William Strickland.
May 31-June 2 (Friday-Saturday-Sunday) Olivet Baptist Church, Milton, FL. Weekend revival. Pastor William Milam
June 8 (Saturday) Draw at the wedding reception of Elizabeth Coker/Dane Wedgeworth’s marriage. Reception at the Crafts Center of Natchez Trace, Ridgeland MS. Arrive 2:30 pm.
June 9-12 (Sunday through Wednesday) SBC meets in Birmingham, Alabama I will be sketching at the New Orleans Seminary booth Mon-Tues from 8:30 to 4 pm and Wednesday from 8:30 to 11:30 or so.
June 12 (Wednesday) During the SBC in Birmingham, I’ll be the luncheon speaker on Wednesday with the annual meeting of the BSCLN (Bi-vocational and Small Church Leadership Network).. Dr. Joe Wright, Executive.
June 29-30 Saturday/Sunday. Florence Street Baptist Church in Broken Arrow, OK. Seniors on Saturday night (sketching them, speaking) and then preaching Sunday morning. Pastor Dwight West. Sam Patton, Music.
July 8 (Monday) 10 am. Eastern Louisiana Baptist Assn. Walker, LA. Speak to the monthly ministers meeting on the subject of “church health.” Mark Carroll, contact.
July 14 Sunday Centreville (Baptist Church), Mississippi. Dr. Dennis Johnsey, pastor. 10:45 am.
August 6 Tuesday — Deacon training for Associational churches. Selma, Alabama. Jonathan Jenkins.
August 23-24 Friday-Saturday Meadowview Baptist Church, Starkville MS. “Annual Men’s Conference.” Rev. Jason Middleton.
September 19 Thursday evening. Ruston, LA. Barry Joyner, DOM for the Concord-Union Associations, has me spending several hours with his pastors in an open-ended, free-wheeling talk session.
October 5 (Saturday) Draw for the wedding reception of Pastor Brock Burch (and bride). He pastors Silver Springs Baptist below McComb, MS. 4 pm.
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