First Baptist Church of Portland is currently taking applications for the job of Administrative Assistant to work in the church office. This is a part-time position beginning in March. For a job description go online to http://www.firstbaptistportland.org . for more information contact Nancy Gaudet at FBC, 360 Canco Road, Portland, Maine 04103 or email to Nancy Gaudet email@example.com or call the church office at 773-3123.
Operation Resilient Hope a “Veteran to Veteran Support Group meets at the Priority Business Center Board Room at 2 Main Street in Topsham Maine. Every Thursday Evening from 6 to 8pm. For more information contact Neil Farrar at 319-5996 or go online to Operation Resilient Hope.org
The North Pownal United Methodist Church, 851 Lawrence Road, Pownal, Maine will be holding a public baked bean and spaghetti suppers the first Saturday of every month through November. FMI: Kim at 207-865-3517. Tickets are adults $7, children 4-12 yrs $3, and three yrs and under free. Handicap Assessable.
APRIL 26 The Great Falls Model Railroad Club annual spring model train show will be held at Mt. Ararat High School in Topsham on Saturday, April 26, from 10 to 3. Model trains in various scales, built by model train enthusiasts throughout Maine, will be operating all day. New display modules will include those created by students in this year’s Model Railroading Classes offered by the Great Falls Model Railroad Club through the Auburn Adult Education program. Dealers from around New England will be available to answer questions and to sell new and used model railroad items. Train Time videos will be shown continuously and can be purchased. Mt. Ararat Sports Boosters will benefit from the sale of refreshments at the model train show, including coffee and donuts in the morning and luncheon specials beginning about noon. Admission is $4 for adults and $2 for those under 15.
Apr 28-29 The New England Center for Expository Preaching is honored to feature Dr. Stephen Davey at the Annual Pastor’s Conference. His subject is: “Loyalty: The Perseverance of God and His Servants,recorded in the Bible and needed in 21st Century pastors and congregations.” At Island Pond Baptist Church, Hampstead, NH April 28-29, 2014. Register to attend or get additional information at www.necep.org.
May 3, 2014 BAKED BEAN AND SPAGHETTI SUPPER The North Pownal United Methodist Church, 851 Lawrence Road, Pownal, Maine will be holding a public baked bean and spaghetti supper on Saturday, May 3rd from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. On the menu three kinds of beans, spaghetti with meat sauce, potato salad, coleslaw, biscuits & brown bread, pickled beets and assorted homemade pies. Tickets are adults $7, children 4-12 yrs $3, and three yrs and under free. Handicap Assessable. Suppers are the first Saturday of every month through November. FMI: Kim at 207-865-3517.
May 5 2014 The Augusta Community Blood Drive will be held on Monday May 5th from 1pm to 7pm at the Penny Memorial Church, Augusta. Walk ins are encouraged to come in after 3pm.
May 10th MASONIC BEAN SUPPER The supper will be on May 10th from 4:30 – 6:00 PM. The Masonic Lodge is located on Route 136 across from the River Park. The Prices are $7.50 – Adults $3.00 – Children (Ages 5-12) Free – Children under 5. On the menu are Baked Beans, Chop Suey, Hot Dogs, Potato Salad, Coleslaw, Bread, Pickles, and Homemade Pies. FMI John 207-751-0037.
May 17th, 2014 Sheila Ray Charles will be performing at the Long Creek Youth Development Center, a correction facility for youth, Saturday morning, May 17th! Sheila is the daughter of famous entertainer Ray Charles, and is an amazing, Godly woman. Sheila will also be performing FOR THE PUBLIC Saturday evening right here in Portland Maine for the first time ever! Come hear her story! Everyone is invited to this concert, which promises to be “Absolutely, Positively, Inspiring” May 17th at 7:00 PM at First Baptist Church, 360 Canco Road in Portland. Tickets are $5.00 at the door and a love offering will be taken to benefit Straight Ahead Ministries Maine, offering high risk youths a way out. For more information call 207-712-2313
May 17 and 18, 2014 Lisbon Falls Christian Academy is celebrating its 40th anniversary by inviting all past students and staff members to attend family events from 10am-4pm on Saturday, and an alumni run Sunday morning service at 9:45am. A luncheon will be served at noon on Saturday to those that RSVP by May 2nd. (207-353-8518) Open House will also be conducted from 2pm-4pm on the 18th for any interested in visiting Lisbon Falls Christian Academy for possible fall enrollment . for more information call (207) 353-8518 or online at http://lisbonfallschristianacademy.com
September 13th 2014 rain date September 20th FILL THEIR BELLY MOTORCYCLE BENEFIT RIDE. (come in any vehicle even if you don’t have a motorcycle) This ride benefits the Chrysalis food bank of Gardiner Maine. Ride leaves at 10 am leaving the Irving gas station at 284 Civic Center Drive in Augusta and will go to Smalls falls in Rangley. $10 donation. For more information call John JK Wyman at 441-2763. Please help them to help those who help so many…