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Faith gathering to be held this month at First Baptist

Posted on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Dr. Debra Peppers, National Teachers’ Hall of Fame award recipient, radio and television talk show host, author and humorist and her brother, Duke Duvall, professional speaker, corporate consultant, author and international businessman, will be leading a faith gathering at First Baptist Church, 608 S. Carolina in Louisiana, Saturday, March 25-29.
Duvall and Peppers are native Pike County residents who were born and raised in Clarksville, and they both have an abiding love and attachment to this area.
In each service and special event, they will be sharing encouraging messages of renewing hope for people in Pike County.
Jared Moore, recording artist and worship leader, will join them by providing heart-warming contemporary and traditional Christian music.
Special events for the week include:
•Ladies’ luncheon on Saturday, March 25 at noon.
•Men’s breakfast, Sunday, March 26 at 8:30 a.m.
•Youth pizza blast, Monday, March 27 at 6 p.m.
•Family spaghetti meal, Tuesday, March 28 at 6 p.m., including fun activities for all children.
Sunday services are at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m.
The Sunday evening 6 p.m. service will highlight a massed community choir from all churches in eastern Pike County and a praise band.
All weekday evening services begin at 7 p.m., with a county-wide prayer service on Wednesday, March 29 at 6 p.m.
Dr. Bill Maupin and the First Baptist congregation invites the county and communities to join in this special faith gathering.
All special events and services will be held at First Baptist Church, 608 S. Carolina in Louisiana.
For more information, call 573-754-6905.

Dr. Debra Peppers