Senior Citizens’ Dinner

The date is Sunday, April 22, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at the Ramada Plaza Hotel. You must be 60 years old in order to attend. Please give your name to sister Tonya Jones or brother Eugene Lawton in order to attend.

Youth Devotion – April

Will be Friday, April 27, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. The topic for this month will be ‘Vision Boards’. Vision Boards are a useful tool to aid one in achieving one’s goals and dreams. If you have never used them before, you must plan to attend this event. Every youth is encouraged to attend. Brother Terrence Wood is in charge.

22nd Annual Concert of The Johnson Singers

THE JOHNSON SINGERS’ 22nd ANNUAL CONCERT — The date is Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. Their guest groups will be Majestic Sounds, Brooklyn, NY and The Exciting Enchanters, Newark, NJ. Plan to attend to hear some great gospel singing and invite your friends to come.

2018 Spring Gospel Meeting

Our Spring Gospel meeting will run from May 13 – 17, 2018 with Bro. Warren Blakney, Tulsa, OK, as our guest minister. Begin now to pray for the success of this meeting.

40th Annual NE Ladies’ Retreat!

The date is June 1-3, 2018 at the Hilton Boston/Dedham Hotel, Dedham, MA. The registration fee is $268.00 for adults and $90 for children. See sister Alandis Borders for more information.

Weekly Church Bulletin: April 22, 2018

*****SENIOR CITIZENS’ DINNER is on Sunday, April 22, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at the Ramada Plaza Hotel. You must be 60 years old in order to attend. Please give your name to sister Tonya Jones or brother Eugene Lawton in order to attend. *****Prison Ministry is on Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. Those involved in this ministry are encouraged to be present. Bro. Brian Coleman is in charge. *****CONGREGATIONAL SINGING PRACTICE The date is Sunday, April 29, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. and brother Andre Hart will be in charge. Plan to come for this important event. *****REVIVAL MEETING IN WASHINGTON, DC The date is April 29 - May 2, 2018 with brother Leu Gilbert, Philadelphia, PA , as the guest minister. Dinner will be served on Sunday, April 29th. Brother Christopher Bradley is the minister of the 13th Street congregation.

Calendar & Birthdays this Month: April

Our weekly radio program, THE LIBERATION HOUR, is broadcast every Sunday at 2:30 p.m. on WMCA 570 on the AM DIAL of your radio. THE LIBERATION HOUR is also telecast on Jersey City Cable, Channel 190 every Sunday at 7:00 p.m. and again on Tuesday at 9:00 p.m. Be sure to tune in to hear a word from what saith the Lord. *****BROOKLYN’S 29TH ANNUAL LADIES’ DAY is Saturday, April 21st, 9:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M. The theme is Ladies, Get Out The Boat And Walk In Faith, Matthew 14 :29-31. The speakers will be sisters Geannetta Bennett, Hartford, CT and Denise West, Mount Vernon, NY . The donation is $30.00 for adults, $20.00 for children 12 years and under and this will be at the Top Civic Center Banquet Hall, 1098 Utica Ave., Brooklyn , NY 11203. *****LADIES’ LUNCHEON IN TRENTON, NJ The date is Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. The theme is Old Fashion Faith; Getting Us Through Modern Times. (Hebrews 11:6) The speakers will be Telita Williams, Berkeley, SC and Nakia Wood, Newark, NJ. Brother Clarence Matthews is the host minister.

What a Historic Weekend!

It was a most historic weekend, over 1,000 young people and adults from 30 congregations and 7 states converged in Newark to attend one of our greatest Northeastern Youth Conferences, April 6-8, 2018. Brother Orpheus Heyward, Atlanta, GA, preached Sunday morning of the Youth Conference and did an outstanding job. One young lady was baptized, Oh Praise His Holy Name. On Friday, some 600 person were present for the basketball games and witnessed Newark defeat Rochester to become our 2018 champions. New Haven, CT was the Best Cheerleaders of 2018. Satur - day was filled with speeches by youth, classes were taught by brother J. K. Hamilton, Dallas, TX, and brother Chris Landrum, Dayton, OH. Brother David Wilson, Brooklyn , N Y , gave a very inspiring and interesting sermon. Jadin Cross of Newark gave the Welcome Address, Andre Hart, Jr. of Newark and Nia NCross spoke as youth from Clinton Avenue. Congratulations to Sabastian Davis, Milton, MA and Charity Joseph, Brooklyn, NY,- Nostrand who were selected as during the pageant. It was super exciting to see so many young people in the worship service last Sunday and to witness one baptism. Brother Lawton was honored with plaques and a appreciation contribution for 50 years serving as the director of the NEYC. I want to thank everyone who helped to make this conference a great success.

Celebration Online of Saundra Diane Lawton

Finally Hear What You Missed: We at the Newark Church of Christ are celebrating the life and legacy of our mother, Saundra Diane Lawton. We will miss this faithful soldier, but her life story will keep on living. Hundreds of ministers, friends and family had church and celebrated this quiet spirit on March 1, 2018. If you missed this celebration going home service you can hear the entire three hour service. Eulogy was given by Dr. David E. Lane a good friend of Dr. Eugene Lawton and always a honorary member of the Newark family. Rest in peace from your labors Sister Saundra Diane Lawton. Click the YouTube Link for access below.