Christmas concert

Christmas concert


Meredith Andrews Christmas concert, featuring the New Life Choir, will be at 7 p.m. Dec. 20 at New Life Baptist Church, 3414 state Route 208.

Tickets are $10 and can be purchased, beginning Sunday, at the church, online at, and by calling 724-946-2816.

Men’s conference


Online registration is available for the second annual Erie Men’s Conference, a Catholic outreach to men of faith in Northwest Pennsylvania and adjacent regions, planned from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 1 at the Warner Theatre.

The conference is organized and will be hosted by 2232 Men, an evangelization outgrowth of The Reason for Our Hope Foundation of Erie. The website is

Cost is $40 and includes lunch.

Speakers include Deacon Harold Burke-Sivers, evangelist, writer, blogger, radio and television guest and host; Jesse Romero, former police Olympics boxing champion and director of “On Fire Evangelization;” and the Rev. Larry Richards, national speaker, preacher, retreat master and author of “Be A Man.”

Fall Rally Day set


Butler Memorial Presbyterian Church, 126 E. Rayen Ave., will celebrate its annual fall Rally Day at the worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday. Special guests will be the Noble Family, who will provide music.

In Christian play


Reba Thomas-Murray and Linda Sutton-Hawkins of Youngstown will be guest soloists who will perform in a Christian play at 11 a.m. today at Teel Coleman Center Urban League.

The theme is “We Bring Sacrifice of Praise.”

On spiritual nature


Ricardo Saldivar, practitioner of Christian Science healing, will speak at 2 p.m. Nov. 1 at First Church of Christ, Scientist, 1515 S. Meridian Road.

His topic will be “Understanding Man’s Spiritual Nature.”

He is a member of the Christian Science board of lectureship and lives in Chicago.

The event is free and open to the public. For information, call 330-565-5266 or visit

Guest minister


Miracle Valley Church, 2119 Valley View Road, will present the Rev. Woody Woodson at 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday. Children’s ministry will be provided. For information, call 724-962-5400 or go to

Appreciation service


An appreciation service is planned at 3 p.m. Sunday at The Place Where the Lord Provides, 104 W. Evergreen Ave., to honor Pastor Salina Covington, who is a newly ordained bishop.