Mount Carmel celebrates anniversary

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio – The Mount Carmel Community Baptist Church is preparing for the 14th church anniversary, themed “Kingdom Building by Faith,” and invites the public to attend the anniversary events.

The five-part a capella Christian group 1NE Ministry will perform with special guest Doc Roe of Mingo Junction, Ohio, at 6 p.m. Saturday at the church located at 708 N. Fifth St. For information, visit the website at

The church will host “Youth Night at the Mount,” beginning at 6 p.m. April 12 at the church. Special guests include poet Eugene Williams, mimes Arletta Reed and Jamar Harvey, the Mount Carmel Youth Mime Ministry and the Light of Judah with Bethel Baptist Church of Aliquippa, Pa. The Anointed Children of god Mime Ministry with the Macedonia Baptist Church of Duquesne, Pa., will be the featured guests.

The Rev. Maryln C. Black, associate pastor of the Metropolitan Baptist Church of Pittsburgh, will be the guest speaker at 11 a.m. April 14 service at the church. The Rev. Melvin G. Rippy, senior pastor of the Macedonia Baptist Church of Wheeling will be the guest speaker at the 4 p.m. April 14 service.

For information, contact Sophie Spencer at or (740) 282-9257.