Porum church to host event

The Oklahoma Eastern Half Gospel Singing Convention will be held at 10 a.m. today at Free Will Baptist Church, located at the corner of Ross Road and Oklahoma 2 in Porum. A potluck lunch will be shared. Contact zaneandlinda@yahoo.com or call (918) 733-4259 for information.

Share inspirational testimonies

Evangel Temple Assembly of God, 1110 S. 12th St., will present "An Army of Hope," a time of inspirational testimonies at both the 9:01 a.m. and the 10:45 a.m. services Sunday at the church. Visit ExcitingEt.com or call 782-9121 for information.

New Bible study forming

A new John G. Lake ministry is forming in the area and will meet at 5:30 p.m. each Sunday. Contact Chris Del Conte at (479) 689-9690 for information.

Learn about Buddhism

An introduction to Buddhism program will be held from 6-7 p.m. Wednesday in the Davis Room at the Fort Smith Public Library, 3201 Rogers Ave.

Christ for the World plans event

Christ for the World Church will host its “Increase 2018 The Greater Is Here” event Wednesday through April 15 at the church, 4401 Windsor Drive. Speakers will include Dr. Aretha Wilson, Prophetess Teresa Hogan, Evangelist Don Nelson, Prophet Bobby Hogan and Prophet Bennie Baker.

Services will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday; at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Thursday, Friday and April 14; and at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. April 15. Call (479) 434-4038 for information.

Vian Baptist to host concert

Steve Hess and Southern Salvation will perform at 7 p.m. Friday at Vian Baptist Church, 404 W. Schely in Vian. A love offering will be collected. Call (918) 773-5226 for information.

Faith-based planning for emergencies

The Faith Base Action: Preparing and Responding to Community Disasters and Crises event will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 19 at Central Christian Church, 400 N. Waldron Road. The free event will discuss the numerous natural disasters and community crises. The event also will provide information to assist church leaders in preparing and leading congregations during difficult times. Lunch will be provided.   

Contact Jon Hamby to RSVP at (800) 752-0444 or email jhamby@pthfs.com.

Mercy River Boys to perform

The Mercy River Boys, a southern gospel quartet from Jacksonville, will be in concert at 6 p.m. April 22nd at Faith Baptist Church, 14511 Old Jenny Lind Loop in the community of Jenny Lind. The quartet has been singing together for more than 16 years.

Visit www.mercyriverboys.com for information.

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