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February 24-March 1 North Etowah Baptist Church in Tennessee. Mark Wade, pastor. Deacons/staff/spouses retreat Fri/Sat in Gatlinburg and then revival Sunday through Wednesday at the church)
March 10-11 (Friday/Saturday) New Orleans Seminary Foundation meeting at the seminary.
March 13 (Monday) 11 am with Pastor Curt Pace at their annual Senior Adult “White Elephant Swap,” at New Bethel Baptist Church near Philadelphia MS.
tentative. March 23-24 Friday/Saturday. Bertha and I will participate in the Seasons North Womens Conference at FBC of Corinth, MS. I’ll sketch women nonstop, then we’ll lead our two breakout sessions on Saturday morning. Bertha sits on the panel at the widows’ luncheon once again.
Week of April 10 — Family will be visiting with us this week.
May 13 Drawing for Anna West’s wedding. Mooresville, MS.
May 15 (Monday night) Central Baptist Association, Rockford, AL. Annual banquet for pastors/deacons/spouses, held at Kellyton Baptist Church. Wayne Henderson, DOM. 6 pm.
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.
May 27 (Saturday) Sketching at a wedding in Campbellsville, Kentucky. Bethany Thomaston, daughter of a great pastor-friend Rusty, is marrying her prince charming.
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. (My two conferences are: “Writing informational and inspirational blogs” and “Writing about personal experiences.”)
June 3 Saturday evening. 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 16-18 holding for a convention meeting in New Orleans, for which I will be sketching nonstop.
July 28 holding for a possible fundraiser in New Orleans, for Global Maritime Ministries.
August 18-19 Friday-Saturday, Metrolina associational deacons retreat in Charlotte NC. Dr. Bob Lowman, director of missions.
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.)
And in the year 2018….
September 8 — draw for the wedding of Whitney Lingafelter in Springfield, IL.
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