News and Notices

February 27, 2023

Shining Lights Youth Retreat

March 10-12 • Grace Gospel Chapel

1642 Ehrets Lane, Allentown PA

Grace Gospel Chapel in Allentown is planning the return of the Shining Lights Youth Retreat! The retreat for high-school, college, and career-aged youth will be held on March 10-12, 2023. This year’s theme is City on A Hill, and the speaker is Dan Weaver! Registration opens December 10th, 2022 until February 10th, 2023. To register, email [email protected]. It is free of charge for any who would like to attend, and accommodations can be provided. For more information contact Elisabeth Schwarz at [email protected] 484-661-7578.

Discover Emmaus Weekend

March 16-18 • Emmaus Bible College

2570 Asbury Road, Dubuque, IA 52001

Discover Emmaus Weekend (DEW) is an opportunity for high school Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors to come to campus and get a taste of what life is like as a student at Emmaus Bible College. The weekend includes attending classes of your choice, chapel, various student-life events, staying overnight in the dorms with a host student, and a Friday night concert by Christian recording artist Jervis Campbell. For more information please visit or email [email protected].

Stand Fast Mens’ Conference 

Saturday, March 18 • Fanwood, NJ

Know the Word will be hosting their annual Stand Fast Men’s Conference at Woodside Chapel in Fanwood, NJ on Saturday, March 18th, 2023. The time will be 10:00-2:45 PM. Scheduled speakers are Randy Hoffman (Canada) and Steve Price (KS). Lunch will be provided. Email [email protected] to indicate your plans to attend.

Feeding the Flock 2023

March 20-23 • Ocean County, NJ

Join with other believers for four days of enriching ministry and fellowship at this annual event hosted by Know the Word. Speakers include: Mike Attwood, Warren Henderson, Randy Hoffman, Keith Keyser, Mark Kolchin, and Steve Price. Missionary reports will be given each night. Messages will be given in-person and online. The cost for the conference is $295 pp which includes deluxe accommodations and great meals at America’s Keswick, a deluxe conference in Ocean County, NJ. To register, go to

2023 Dallas Area Spring Conference 

April 1-2 • Wheatland Bible Chapel

1303 W. Wheatland Rd, Duncanville, TX 75116

Lord willing, the annual Dallas Area Spring Conference will be held April 1-2, 2023 at Wheatland Bible Chapel. The speakers will be Warren Henderson (Stevensville, MT) and Craig Shakarji (Rockville, MD). The conference will be held on Saturday, 10am – 4pm with lunch served at 12 noon; Following noon lunch on Sunday, the conference will conclude with ministry from 2:00pm – 4:00pm. For more information contact Doug Rice at [email protected] or 469-387-5535.

Ottawa Valley Easter Conference

April 7-9 • Rideauview Bible Chapel

1249 Prince of Wales Dr, Ottawa, ON

Ottawa Valley Easter Conference will be held at Rideauview Bible Chapel, April 7-9, 2023. The times of the meetings are 6:00-9:00 pm each night; with a Youth Rally 1:00 – 4:00 pm Saturday. Speakers will be announced at a later date. There is a fellowship time after each meeting. Everyone is welcome.

North American Week of Prayer

April 17-21 • Boulevard Bible Chapel

Pembroke Pines FL

We are excited to announce the 9th annual North American Week of Prayer to be held at Boulevard Bible Chapel in south Florida. In addition to the in-person meeting, the messages will be livestreamed and we expect to have various options for online or in-person prayer meetings throughout North America. Please visit the website,, for more information. We encourage many to attend in person to seek the Lord together.

Lancaster County Weekend in the Word

April 21-23 • Lancaster County, PA

Monterey Chapel located in Lancaster County, PA will be hosting a special Weekend in the Word on April 21-23, 2023 in conjunction with Know the Word Ministries. Meetings will be held at Monterey with a special community outreach concert on Saturday night featuring Richard Christen (NJ). Cost for the weekend is $180 per person (double occupancy) Accommodations will be at the Bird-in-Hand Family Inn. Register at 

Palos Hills Spring Bible Conference 

April 28-30 • Palos Hills Christian Assembly 10600 S 88th Ave, Palos Hills, IL 60465 (Chicago area)

Lord willing, the annual Palos Hills Spring Bible Conference will be held Friday, April 28 – Sunday, April 30, 2023 at the Palos Hills Christian Assembly. The scheduled speakers are Nate Bramsen, Steve Price, and Tom Schetelich. There will be meetings for children during some of the conference sessions. For more information contact Warren Hagey at 

[email protected] or (708) 233-1268.

78th Annual Bible Conference

May 6-7 • Lake Park Chapel

201 Schlief Drive, Belle Chasse, LA 70037

Come join them for a spiritually refreshing weekend in God’s Word from May 6-7, 2023. The meetings will begin on Saturday May 6 at 3:30 p.m. Dave Bosworth from Pembroke Pines, FL will be the speaker, DV. For more information please contact Ray Cummings at 103 Dickson Drive, Belle Chasse, LA 70037, or 504-239-7068, or 504-393-7083, or [email protected].

Hymn Books Available

If your assembly is in need of hymn books there are about 80 Hymns of Worship and Praise, and about 70 Hymns of Truth and Praise available for the cost of shipping. All of the hymnals are in good condition. Most of them are embossed “Hollywood Bible Chapel.” For more information contact Doug Rice at [email protected] or 972-726-6550.

Morningstar Bible Camp

3031 McIver Rd, West Kelowna, BC, Canada

Discipleship Training Program

Morning Star Bible Camp is an assembly church camp looking to recruit people for their Discipleship Training Program in Kelowna, BC. Come join their 3 and/or 4 week session if you would like to be mentored and are interested 

in sacrifice, discipline, hard work, and reward to take 

your walk with the Lord to the next level. Email: 

[email protected] for more info.

Ministry Opportunity — Camp Registrar

A new Camp Registrar is needed at Morning Star 

Bible Camp, effective immediately to plan for 2023. 

Computer and people skills are a must. Contact Josh at [email protected] 

for more information.

Executive Director — Horton Haven Christian Camp

The board of Horton Haven Christian Camp in Lewisburg, TN, is prayerfully and carefully seeking an individual to serve in the role of Executive Director. A job description and an application are available upon request should you or someone you know be interested in filling this position. If so, please contact Jon Glock at [email protected] or call 563-580-3884.

Seeking to Meet With Like-Minded Believers

A couple is seeking to meet with like-minded believers in accordance with New Testament church principles in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Please contact Todd Knight at 540-435-5553 for more information.

Legacy Ministry Services

Believers Stewardship Services is excited to announce that we have chosen a new name for our organization, Legacy Ministry Services, which will be in effect beginning on January 1, 2023. Legacy will continue to provide the same services we have always provided to God’s people under this new branding. It is our desire to use this new identity to distinguish ourselves among the many wonderful assembly ministries, while also aligning with our Canadian sister ministry, Legacy Ministries Canada. For those who currently use our services, we have taken the necessary steps to ensure nothing will be affected by this change.

If you have any questions or would like to learn more about Legacy’s estate planning and charitable giving services, please contact Rob Sullivan at [email protected] or Nathan Griffiths at [email protected]. You can also visit our new website, which will launch on January 1, at

Information Help — Danforth Gospel Hall (Toronto, ON, Canada)

The assembly at Danforth Gospel Hall will be marking 125 years of testimony in the spring of 2024 (the second oldest assembly in Toronto). As part of this anniversary, their brother, Michael Thomas, is writing a book on the history of the work at Danforth and its former days as Swanwick Gospel Hall (Deut. 32:7). They are appealing for information, stories, memories, photographs, or documents to help in telling of the work. Any information is greatly appreciated. So if you, or anyone you know was either connected to or has any details of the assembly work at Danforth/Swanwick Gospel Hall please send it along to Michael Thomas at [email protected] or by mail: Michael Thomas c/o Danforth Gospel Hall, 2237 Danforth Ave., Toronto, ON M4C 1K4.