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October 7-11 – Elmwood Avenue Church of God, 297 Elmwood Ave, Providence, presents “The Women’s Discipleship Revival“. The theme of the revival is “Unity” and the theme verse is Ephesians 4:4-6. Service times are Wed-Sat 7:00pm and Sunday 6:30pm. Wednesday and Thursday’s speakers will be Dr. Reverend Esther Saint Louis and Dr. Reverend Marie Lourde Noel. The speaker for the remainder of the revival will be Evangelist Joycelyne Barnett. This is a free event and translators will be provided. For more information, please call (401) 288-8287.
October 9 – A Ladies’ Bible Study will be held on Fridays at Greater Rhode Island Baptist Temple, 671 Greenville Ave., Johnston. The title is “Wisdom in Parenting”. There is no charge. The study begins at 11:00am and childcare is provided. For more information call (401) 231-4796.
October 10 – The last concert of the 2015 New England Southern Gospel Concert Series will be held at Woodlawn Baptist Church, 337 Lonsdale Avenue, Pawtucket with The Hyssongs performing. The concert begins at 6:30pm with “Just Us Four” in the main church auditorium. There is no admission charge but a free will offering will be taken. The public is invited to attend. Visit southerngospelconcertsrhodeisland.com for more information and directions or call (401) 724-6390.
October 11 – The Newport County National Day of Prayer Committee will be holding a Night of Prayer and Repentance at Bliss Four Corners Congregational Church, 1264 Stafford Rd. Tiverton beginning at 6:30pm. The night will include Scripture readings from the Old and New Testaments, congregational singing of Hymns, prayers offered by local ministers and You — the people of God! We will be praying for the Repentance of the Individual, Families, the State of Rhode Island, and the Repentance of the United States of America. This event is open to all. Limited seating available.
October 16-18 – The 2nd Annual Rhode Island Christian Womens Retreat will be held at Camp Canonicus in Exeter, RI. Learn how to write and give your testimony, art, dance and more. Groups of 10+ will receive a 10% discount. All Churches Welcome. For more information call Mary at (401) 736-0708.
October 24 – The 5th annual Peace and Providence Family Festival will take place at the Roger Williams National Memorial Park, 283 North Main Street in Downtown Providence from 11:00am to 7:00pm. There will be over 100 arts and crafts vendors. Other activities include 12 Christian bands, raffles, kids games and contests with prizes, and a bouncy house. Admission is free. Food will be available at family-friendly prices. The funds raised will be used to benefit families in need. For more information about this ministry visit peaceandprovidence.com.
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.