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Prayer Day

Posted on May 13, 2015 at 10:31 am

Members of the Louisiana Ministerial Alliance and the community gathered at the riverfront on Thursday, May 7 for the National Day of Prayer. Prayers were said for the city, its officials and individuals.

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  • Ecumenical Holy Week services scheduled

    Posted on April 1, 2015 at 11:07 am

    Maundy Thursday will be observed Thursday, April 2 at 7 p.m. at a service at the First Presbyterian Church in Louisiana. The service observes Maundy Thursday or Holy Thursday, which is the Thursday immediately preceding Easter. It is observed in commemoration of the Last Supper of Jesus. At this service, communion will be offered to all believers by intinction. A Good Friday service will be held Friday, April 3 at

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  • Ecumenical Women’s Breakfast group meets

    Posted on March 24, 2015 at 4:44 pm

    Roy Woolsey

    The Ecumenical Women’s Breakfast group met at Centenary United Methodist Church in Louisiana on March 9 with a total of 42 in attendance representing 11 area churches.  Pastor Art Moore, minister of the host church, welcomed everyone to the meeting.  The breakfast was prepared and served by the ladies of Calumet Presbyterian Church and Centenary. Roy Woolsey of Troy, sales manager for seven counties for the Air Evac Lifeteam helicopter

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  • First Baptist Church to host Passover Seder event

    Posted on March 3, 2015 at 2:55 pm

    “Messiah in the Passover”, a vivid and exciting demonstration showing how Jesus fulfilled the ancient feast of Passover, will be held on March 22 at 6 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Louisiana. “Messiah in the Passover” will be conducted by Chosen People Ministries. Chosen People Ministries is an over one hundred-year-old mission that was founded in 1894 by Leopold Cohn, a Hungarian rabbi who came to believe that Jesus

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  • World Day of Prayer to be observed March 6

    Posted on February 25, 2015 at 11:37 am

    Women, men and children in more than 170 countries and regions will celebrate World Day of Prayer on Friday, March 6. Locally, the service will be held on Friday, March 6 at 10:30 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church , 121 N. 8th St. in Louisiana. This year, the women of the World Day of Prayer (WDP) Committee of The Bahamas worship service speaks of radical love which comes from humility,

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  • Youth group to hold kick-off celebration

    Posted on February 3, 2015 at 3:52 pm

    First Baptist Church in Louisiana will hold a kick-off celebration for its Open Community Youth Group for all students in grades six through 12 on Sunday, Feb. 8 from 6-7 p.m.  The celebration will be held at First Baptist Church at 608 S. Carolina St. in Louisiana. Meetings, which will continue weekly on Sunday evenings at 6 p.m. at the church, are open to all students in grades six through

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  • Ministerial alliance to hold service to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

    Posted on January 21, 2015 at 10:59 am

    A service to honor the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will be held on Sunday, Jan. 25 at Bethel AME Church at 6th and Tennessee Streets in Louisiana. The program begins in the church sanctuary at 2 p.m. and refreshments will be served in the lower level immediately following the service.  Special music will be offered by members of the First Baptist Church choir. The program, which is sponsored

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