Announcements for the Week of August-13-2017

Announcements for the Week 


Pastor’s Summer Bible Study Series: Church Wide Study

Pastor Donalson will begin a teaching series on the “Kingdom of God” every Wednesday night at 7:00pm during the month of August. Please bring your Bibles and Journals for note taking. Be a blessing and invite a friend to join you as we feast on the Word of God.

Missions Ministry ~ Mission Trip to Haiti

Mission Trip to Hati - Saturday, October 21 - 28, 2017. Want to make a difference in the lives of others? Come with us for a short term mission trip with a lasting impact! Let's go and show God’s love, serve, and share Jesus Christ! For information, contact Haiti Missions Lead, Teta Morris at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 330- 794-3282.

1st Pastoral Anniversary Celebration

Pre-Anniversary Service - Thursday, August 24, 2017,  7:00pm. Guest Speaker: Dr. Terry Anderson, Lilly Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Houston TX.

1st Pastoral Anniversary Celebration

Sunday, August 27, 2017 at 8:30am & 10:30am. Guest Speaker: Dr. T.R. Williams, New Faith Church, Houston TX. Please invite a friend to join you as we honor God and celebrate the 1st Pastoral Anniversary of our Senior Pastor, Rev. Dr. Kevin E. Donalson, Sr., and First Lady Kimberly Donalson!

2017 International Day

Please join us on Sunday, August 20th, during the 8:30am and 10:30am services. Over 26 countries are represented at Mt. Pleasant and we are globally one body in Christ (1 Cor.12:12-13). We will be performing a Cultural Skit, parading Flags from all over the world, and welcoming our guest speaker, Rev. Dr. Emmett Lafayette Dunn! Following the 10:30am service, we will indulge in a variety of international food, music, and artifact displays! We are seeking volunteers to help make our International Day a huge success! Sign-up in the vestibule after each service. For more info or to join our International Ministry, please contact: Fayola Lavenhouse, 240-393-0789, Antonette Morgan, 917-658-7570, email us This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Social Economic & Empowerment Ministry

Our Annual Health Explosion will be held Saturday, September 30th - Sunday, October 1st. The health explosion weekend will include important health screenings, a fitness event, and a mobile blood donation opportunity with the American Red Cross. On Friday, October 13th MPBC will be “Walking for a Cure” at the Lymphoma and Leukemia Society’s Light the Night walk event! Registration to join the MPBC team will begin Sunday, August 6th through September. Please visit the registration table in the lobby for more info on the Light the Night Walk; as well as, the Health Explosion weekend. Sign-ups will be available for the health screenings and/or a blood donation with the American Red Cross! We invite you to show support to those battling blood cancers by joining our walk team or by making a tax deductible donation to the Lymphoma & Leukemia Society.

The MPBC Photo Registration is now Live!

New Photo Dates Are Now Available! The July Photo Dates are full and we have now opened up August Photo Dates. Please register now for one of the upcoming photo session. Photo sessions will be taken downstairs in room 2L on the following days and times. Please register early to secure your first choice (day and time) for your Family’s photo. You may register by going through the MPBC website, the City, MPBC Facebook, or through the Photo Directory Team before and after Sunday Worship Services.

**Important Information**

Please note, in order for the photographer to come out and take the photos we must have at least 20 families scheduled for that particular day. May God Bless you as you commit to being a part of our MPBC Photo Directory 2017.

August Photo Date – Session 1

August Photo Dates – Session 2





Thurs. 10 August 2017

2 – 9 pm

Thurs. 17 August 2017

2 – 9 pm

Fri. 11 August 2017

2 – 9 pm

Fri. 18 August 2017

2 – 9 pm

Sat. 12 August 2017

12 – 5 pm

Sat. 19 August 2017

12 – 5 pm

Sun. 13 August 2017

1 – 7 pm

Sun. 20 August 2017

1 – 7 pm 

Special Note: Wednesday Morning Prayer Line

Please join us every Wednesday morning at 7:00am (10-15 mins) for prayer. If you would like to participate in the prayer call, please dial 1-712 -770-4160; and enter the participate code: 144097.

It's Here! Announcing the Launch of our New Online Giving Capabilities

Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ has blessed Mount Pleasant Baptist Church with new ways you can support the great ministry work we are doing together through giving. You can give faithfully (24/7) and securely, using your mobile device, via text message or continue to give using our website. You will immediately receive a confirmation of your donation and you can access and print your contribution statement any time. The new online giving capability will also be available on “The City”, MPBC’s application that allows us to interact as a church family. Please visit the website at to learn more. “Every man shall give as he is able, according to the blessing of the Lord your God which He has given you.” Deuteronomy 16:17 NKJV”

Recurring Announcements


New Members Orientation

New Members Orientation is scheduled on every 2nd & 4th Saturday of every month.  Please contact the Education Office on Ext 118, if you plan to attend.


All Mount Pleasant Baptist Church events are subject to recording by still picture as well as video/audio means. By attending Mount Pleasant events you consent to the capturing and reproduction of your image and voice and the respectful reproduction of your likeness by Mount Pleasant Baptist Church in whatever form of medium the Church deems appropriate. This material is likely to be viewed by the public.

Weekly Information Guide


Mount Pleasant Baptist Church

Weekly Information Guide

August 13, 2017


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Sunday Sermons


Sunday Service

8:30 AM and 10:30 A.M.


 Rev. Dr. Kevin E. Donalson





Rev. Dr. Kevin E. Donalson, Sr.