Fifty-third church anniversary with specialspeaker the Rev. Mary Austin at 4 p.m. Sunday, Mount Sinai Baptist Church, 328 S. Forest St., Youngstown.Thirty-fourth pastoral anniversary celebration with special speakers the Rev. Walter Walker at 10:45 a.m. and the Rev. Albert Ross at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church, 7 S. Garland Ave., Youngstown.Thirtieth church anniversary with special guest Dr. David Cook of the International School of the Bible in San Antonio, Texas, 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, Calvary Temple Worship Center, Sampson Street Extension, New Castle, Pa.Sixth pastoral anniversary for the Rev. Lewis W. Macklin II and family, with special speakers the Rev. Curtis Minter of Akron at 10:45 a.m. and the Rev. Gena Thornton of St. Peters A.M.E. Church in Cleveland at 4 p.m. Sunday, Holy Trinity Missionary Baptist Church, 505 Parkcliffe Ave., Youngstown.Deliverance service, 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Calvary Ministries Full Gospel Church that meets at Dixon Elementary School, 133 N. Middle St., Columbiana; (330) 482-0742.Assumption Day Mass, 6 p.m. Aug. 15, St. Lucy Church, 394 Tenney Ave., Campbell; a reception will follow at the parish center open to those with advance tickets that are available at the parish office. Annual tent meetings, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Aug. 17-20, Miracle Valley Church, 2119 Valleyview Road, Hermitage, Pa.; (724) 962-5400.Dominic Galati Jr. of Compelled 2 Go Ministries International, 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Wednesday; First Assembly of God, 2300 Austinburg Road, Ashtabula; prayer service and programs 9 a.m. Monday through Thursday; (440) 275-7720.Prayer breakfast hosted by God's Lady Ministries Inc., 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. next Saturday at Solid Rock Church, 2642 Glenwood Ave., Youngstown; Jennifer L. Perry, founder and director of Breath of Life Ministries, will speak. Cost: $10. Call (724) 347-3322 or (330) 783-0147.Annual summer picnic, 2 p.m. Sunday, Crossing Paths, 670 Dutch Lane, Hermitage, Pa.; bring a covered dish and chairs; meat will be provided; call (724) 981-7777 to leave the number of people attending.
Ernie Crouch & amp; Revival perform Southern gospel music, 7 p.m. Aug. 10, First Christian Church, 4046 Coral Road, Malvern; (330) 863-1303.Free block party featuring Youngstown Community Band with Sno-cones, popcorn and cotton candy, 6 p.m. Aug. 17 at Cornersburg Baptist Church, 3898 Tippecanoe Road, Youngstown. Bring a lawn chair.Rescheduled ice cream social and carilon concert, 6-7 p.m. Sunday, Calvary Baptist Church, 1463 Shields Road. Bring lawn chairs and blankets.
Six-day trip to Branson, Mo., Nov. 10-15, sponsored by St. Cyril & amp; Methodius Church, 185 Laird Ave. N.E., Warren; cost is $750 per person; (330) 369-4286.One-day trip to African World Festival in Detroit, leaving 1:30 p.m. Aug. 15, sponsored by Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church, 7 S. Garland Ave., Youngstown; cost is $25 per person; (330) 743-3074.
New Testament Bible studies, Tuesdays from Sept. 2 to Oct. 7, Malone College, Canton; fees are $55 per course plus required books; (330)-471-8242.