ETC… for Wednesday, May 12, 2021

The Journal heard from Bro. Richard Kaufman at Martin Baptist Church.  He said, “I’m gonna go ahead and tell you that you want to be at Martin Baptist Church Sunday( 5-16) at 11 AM. My good friends Made By Mercy will be with us. You don’t want to miss! Come and you’ll be blessed!”

Louisiana Tech University’s College of Engineering and Science inducted 81 new members into the Order of the Engineer, a national, honorary organization, during a ceremony at the University’s Integrated Engineering and Science Building (IESB) on Friday evening.  During the ceremony, graduating engineers received rings and signed the Obligation of an Engineer, a pledge to maintain high ethical and professional standards that promote integrity, honesty, and service throughout their careers.

Clara Springs Camp is going on a mission trip.  Bro. Bubba Mills said, “We are so excited to be bringing a small team of workers to Puerto Rico at the end of this month to help Send Relief rebuild homes. To help offset the cost of our trip, we are selling t-shirts. Adult sizes (S-XXL) will be $20/each. Kids sizes (YXS-YL) will be $15/each. All orders must be submitted by Friday, May 14th at NOON. These can be shipped or picked up (for FREE) at the May Fourth Friday Fish Fry (May 28th)

Tickets for the Red River High Prom are now on sale.  The cost is $10.00 each.  Purchase Prom tickets before school and at lunch in the main office.  The Prom is May 21st 7:00pm.

Northwestern State University will hold seven sessions of its freshman orientation program, Freshman Connection, beginning May 20.  Four sessions will be on the Natchitoches campus on May 20-21, May 27-28, June 3 and July 8-9. The program will be held on the Shreveport campus June 17, the Alexandria campus June 22, the Leesville/Fort Polk campus June 24.There is also a session for parents called Parent Connection and a session for younger siblings, Kid Connection.  The fee is $100 for the sessions on the Natchitoches campus and $60 for the sessions on the Alexandria, Shreveport and Leesville/Fort Polk campuses.