announcements & events
From the Desk of our Pastor:
MPBC Weekly Meeting Schedule/Announcements:
February 10th (Friday) 6:00pm- Sunday School Teachers Meeting.
February 12th (Sunday)-Immediately following morning service, the Youth Ministry will be having a BAKED GOODS FUNDRAISER. Proceeds will go towards the Youth Ministry trip to Washington, D.C. They are also asking for donations of baked goods (cakes, cookies, etc) as well as your support of this endeavor. Please contact, Sister Tonya Motely, Deaconess Edna Alston or Deacon John Alston with any questions.
February 19th (Sunday) 7:00 pm- EBMC Mid-Hudson Congress Pre-Retreat musical at Metropolitan NTM Baptist Church, 105 Second St., Albany NY (Reverend Damone Johnson P. Johnson, Pastor); Reverend Elgin J. Taylor, Sr., Music Director.
February 20th (Monday)- EBMC Mid-Hudson Congress Retreat at Macedonia Baptist Church, 29 Wilson St., Albany NY (Reverend Leonard Comithier , Pastor). Registration for classes are open to ALL Members not just Sunday School. Please contact Deaconess Beverly Johnson @253.5005 to make your reservation.
“From the desk of our Pastor”
March 5th (First Sunday)- Immediately after service, we will travel to New York City to Worship with Loyal Baptist Church for their Pastoral Anniversary. We will start Divine Worship at 10:00 am. The cost for each member to travel on the bus is $20.00.
Mark Your Calendars:
March 11 (Saturday) 4:00 pm -18th Pastoral Anniversary – “4 Seasons” – “Celebrating God’s Work in Every Season” Ecclesiastes 3:1 at Sweet Pilgrim Baptist Church. All MPBC Ministries will be participating with (2) tables per season (tables will be decorated & will have food). Each Season will be represented as follows: Winter: Help Ministries (Hospitality, Pastor’s Aid, Lena Clark Missionaries, Nurses, Deaconess & Decorating Committee); Spring: Bd. Of Christian Education (Sunday School, Vacation Bible School & Growing in Grace); Summer: Worship Ministries (Senior Choir, Youth Choir, Senior Ushers, Jr. Ushers Praise,Worship Dancers& Trustees) Fall/Autumn: Fellowship Ministries (Women’s Ministry, Men’s Ministry, Male Voices, Youth/Young Adults & Deacons). In addition prizes, will be awarded for best display and for the most tickets sold tickets -$15.00 Adult & $7.50 per Child- under 10). Please contact Deaconess Doris Waiters or Deaconess Ruth Howard with any questions.March 19th (Sunday ALL DAY)- 18th Pastoral Anniversary Celebration honoring Pastor William E. Morgan and Reverend Shirley A. Morgan. “A Pastor Preparing the Saints for God’s Purpose”- Ephesians 4: 11-16. The celebration will include (3) Thursday Night Services (March 3, 10 & 17) with the following preachers/churches as our guests: Reverend Willie Stoval, Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church, Albany NY; Reverend Victor Covington, Union Missionary Baptist Church & Reverend Leonard Comithier , Macedonia Baptist Church. The Anniversary colors are: Mint Green and Black.