Hopewell CME Church in Arp will celebrate the 142nd anniversary of its founding with a service set for 3 p.m. Sunday, according to a church announcement.
The church pastor is the Rev. Dr. Donald Madlock Sr. The Rev. James Hawkins, pastor of Higher Heights Baptist Church in Tyler, will be the guest speaker.
The book is a culmination of Hemphill’s research of the Bible into what heaven will be like.
An annual project of the Music and Fine Arts Ministry, the annual drive-through display will include scenes depicting an angel telling Mary she will give birth to the Messiah, the “wise men’ seeking the newborn child and Mary and Joseph with newborn Christ child, according to the announcement.