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July 23 – First Baptist Church in East Providence, 1400 Pawtucket Avenue, Rumford, RI 02916 (on 78 Bus Route) will present the Simulcast of the WOMEN OF FAITH 2015 FAREWELL TOUR “LOVED”. Experience a remarkable weekend celebration to be reminded….or discover for the very first time….what God’s love and grace mean for you. COST: $15/person; scholarships available; cash/checks payable to First Baptist Church in East Providence. Space is still available for this event. Please RSVP today. Tickets will be available at the door the day of the event. Unfortunately we can no longer guarantee lunch/refreshments. RVSP/Info: (401)680-0JOY (680-0569), email email@example.com (No woman will be turned away up to capacity.)
July 29 – The Southern Gospel Concerts of RI continues its 2016 Spring/Summer series with the Called Out Quartet. The concert will be held at Woodlawn Baptist Church, 337 Lonsdale Avenue, Pawtucket and begins at 6:30pm with Just Us Four. The public is invited to attend. For more information and a schedule of upcoming concerts go to southerngospelconcertsrhodeisland.com or call the church at (401) 724-6390.
July 30 – Concerts on the Green featuring “Kinsman-Redeemer” will take place at the Hope Gazebo, Route 115, Hope, RI from 6:00 to 8:00pm.
August 13 – Rehoboth Baptist Church, will be having their Sixth Annual Family Fun Fair at the Church, 132 Moulton St (Rt 118), Rehoboth, MA, from 11:00am to 3:00pm. “Dare to be a Daniel” is the theme. Bible Stories, Puppets, Music, Games, Free Books, Face Painting, Cup Cake Decorating, an Amazing Maze, Bouncy House and more. There will be Free Hotdogs, Popcorn, Snow Cones, Watermelon. It’s all Free and all are WELCOME! For more information visit RehobothBaptistChurch.org.
August 13 – The Conimicut Village Association is hosting its annual Craft Fair at Conimicut Point Park, Point Avenue, Warwick, from 11:00am to 5:00pm. There will be artisan crafts and food vendors on site, along with DJ music and face painting. The park is located on the water and offers plenty of parking, picnic benches, bathrooms, a sandy beach and playground for children. There is no charge to enter the park or to use the facilities. Visit conimicut.org for more information and directions.
August 27 – Concerts on the Green featuring “Bob Thompson” will take place at the Hope Gazebo, Route 115, Hope, RI from 6:00 to 8:00pm.
August 31 – The Decision America Tour 2016 with Franklin Graham is coming to Providence. Join Franklin Graham at 12:00pm on the South Steps of the RI Capitol (State House), 82 Smith Street, Providence. For more information and to volunteer at this event click on the Decision America banner at warv.net.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
July 18-22 – Phenix Baptist Church, 2 Fairview Avenue, West Warwick, Mon-Fri, 9:00am till noon daily, children age 3 years through Grade 6. The theme is Journey Off the Map! For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org, call (401) 821-1618, or visit phenixbaptistchurch.org.
July 18-22 – Trinity Assembly of God, 2119 Hartford Avenue, Johnston, Mon-Fri, 6:00pm-8:30pm nightly, children ages 3-13. The theme is Surf Shack! Catch the Wave of God’s Amazing Love. Puppets, Bible Skits, Crafts, Games, Prizes & More! Register online at trinityri.org.
July 25-29 – Cranston Christian Fellowship, 1114 Scituate Avenue, Cranston, 9:00am-11:45am daily, children age 4 years through those entering 6th grade. The theme is Deep Sea Discovery: God is with Me Wherever I Go. For more information and to register on line visit ccfchurch.net or call the church office (401) 944-6604.
August 1-5 – Warwick Christian Fellowship and Heritage Christian Fellowship will be having their free Vacation Bible School from 9:00am to Noon for children who have completed grades K-5 at the Church, 358 Warwick Neck Rd., Warwick. Come for crafts, games, and the Bible story of Noah. RSVP with name, grade, address, and phone to VBS2016@cox.net or call (401) 732-1961.
August 8-12 – Faith Baptist Church, 765 Commonwealth Avenue, Warwick, Mon-Fri, 8:45am till 12:30pm daily, children age 4 years (must be 4 years old by August 1st) through Grade 6. The theme is Submerged: Finding Truth Below the Surface. For more information and to register on line visit faithbaptistri.com or call (401) 738-7664.
August 13 – First Baptist Church of Narragansett, Mission Farm 700 Curtis Corner Rd. Wakefield, 9:ooam-2:00pm, children age 3years to those entering Grade 6. Come learn about God’s love. There will be games, crafts, farm tour, food and lunch will be provided free. For information or to register, call (401) 783-2792 or go to www.fbcnarr.com.
FREE smoke alarms available: Working smoke alarms cut the risk of dying in a fire in half. Install smoke alarms on every level of your home inside bedrooms and sleeping areas. The Red Cross offers a program to install FREE smoke alarms in your home and provide additional fire safety information. Visit redcross.org/local/ri/schedule-a-visit to request a safety visit, or call 1-877-287-3327 and press option 1.
Is someone you love struggling to survive, because of drinking, unemployment, drug use, or other problems? Perhaps The Salvation Army can help. They operate a Christian based, long term residential program for men and women in Providence RI, where people from all walks of life have found hope and support to rebuilt their lives. No income, or insurance is required. Call 1-800-728-7825 truck for information about this program.
Here’s a way to support a local ministry. The Pray Rhode Island Ministry has opened an account with Amazon Smile. Whenever you make a purchase from Amazon.com, be sure to sign in to do so through Amazon Smile and 5% of the purchase goes to the Pray Rhode Island Ministry if you use the link below or select Pray RI as the charity you wish to benefit from your transaction. The link for Amazon Smile is http://smile.amazon.com/ref=smi_ge_rl_rd_gw?_encoding=UTF8&ein=51-0488135 or simply go to Smile.Amazon.com and sign in. It costs you nothing more than your normal order, but the finances will help them purchase yearly themed product, conference fees, advertising, and other misc. expenses.
Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center provides help for victims of domestic violence. For information about their services, or to get help, call (401) 738-1700.
The RI Blood Center invites you to donate blood and help assure that a safe and adequate blood supply is maintained. Visit one of the centers in Providence, Warwick, Woonsocket, Middletown, Narragansett or stop by a blood drive held throughout the state. Visit www.ribc.org or call 800-283-8385 to find the most convenient place to donate.
TEEN SUICIDE PREVENTION AWARENESS The Samaritans of Rhode Island will hold several free informational workshops throughout the state on teen suicide prevention awareness for parents and caregivers. Participants can learn the warning signs and what to do if a family member or friend threatens suicide, and learn about resources available to help. No registration needed. For dates and locations, visit www.samaritansri.org, or call (401) 272-4243.