Christ Baptist Church will hold its final of a three night Summer Revival tonight, Wednesday, June 29 at 7:00 p.m. The guest speaker is Dr. Frederick D. Haynes III, senior pastor of Friendship-West Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas. “It’s time to wake up and be about the Lord’s work!” is the theme of the Revival, which was inspired from Romans 13:11.
Dr. Frederick Douglass Haynes, III, is a prophetic pastor, passionate leader, social activist, author and eloquent orator and educator engaged in preaching the gospel of Jesus Christ, fighting against racial injustice; committed to economic justice and empowerment in under-served communities and touching and transforming the lives of the disenfranchised. For 31 years, Dr. Haynes has served as a visionary and innovative senior pastor of Friendship-West Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas. Under his servant leadership, the ministry and membership have grown from less than 100 members in 1983 to over 12,000.
Christ Baptist Church is located at 4700 East Seventh Avenue in Gary. The pastor/teacher is Rev. Lawrence E. Robertson. For more information call the church at 217-938-5504.