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April 4, 2013

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Corsicana — Reaching Out to You Ministry at Sixth Ave. Baptist Church, invites you to join for its pastor’s 14th Anniversary celebration at 7 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2013. Bishop k.d. davis sr. will be honored again on Saturday, April 6 at 7:30 p.m. The anniversary will culminate in a final day of celebration at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, April 7. Bishop k.d.davis sr. is a native of Corsicana, and has for the last 14 years been serving as Overseer/Bishop of the historic 109-year-old Sixth Avenue Baptist Church. He serves as the presiding Prelate Bishop of the United Together for the Kingdom Work of Christ Fellowship. Bishop Davis has served two terms as President of the Corsicana Ministerial Alliance. He currently serves as supervisor of the Usher’s Department of the Galilee-Griggs Memorial District Association. He also serves as supervisor of the Usher Department in the Texas State Missionary Baptist Convention. The Bishop is active in the community and the surrounding area. He is a spirit-filled preacher, evangelist, pastor, multi-talented drummer, recording artist and radio personality. Sixth Ave. Baptist Church is the first African-American church in the Corsicana area to be blessed to be on radio and television at the same time. Bishop Davis can be heard on KAND 1340 AM on Sundays from 8 to 9 a.m. The Sixth Ave. Broadcast may be seen on Community Cable Channel 28 on Wednesdays at 12 noon and Saturdays at 4:30 p.m. and Sundays at 7:30 p.m. Davis is the host of the “Just Believe” radio program on KNON 89.3 FM in Dallas each Thursday from 4 to 7 a.m. Check out under Sixth Avenue Baptist Church, Corsicana. His motto is “I Believe God.”

Roane Chapel Full Gospel Church, 100 S. Parham, Elder Harold Evans Sr., pastor, invites all to a revival at 7 p.m. April 10-12. Guest speaker is Minister Sharon Wilson of Love Chapel Baptist Church, where David Wilson is pastor. Come and be blessed. Also, at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 14 the church will observe its Usher Annual. Guest speaker is Pastor Gerald Williams and Alexander Chapel Church from Mexia. Guest choirs are asked to render a selection. Dinner will be served following the service. Sister Earnestine Hailey is president of the ushers. For more information, please contact Daisy Pace at (903) 493-0343.

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