Several churches will host Watch Meetings and/or New Year’s services.


NEW ST. HURRICANE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH, 3319 S. Ohio St., will host a Watch Night Service and Youth HYPE Night Watch Party at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31. The Watch Night Service will feature the Rev. R.J. Simmons, pastor of Bethel New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, and the Rev. Darren Edgerson, pastor of St. Peter’s Rock Missionary Baptist Church. Details: newsthurricane.org.


TRUE VINE “E” MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH, 1001 W. Second Ave., will host its annual watch night at 10 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31. The guest speaker will be the Rev. R.P. Bifford, pastor of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church at Altheimer.


NEW UNITED BAPTIST CHURCH, 5601 Cheatham St., will host its watch night at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31.


ANTIOCH FULL GOSPEL BAPTIST CHURCH at College Station will host the Men In Black Concert at 12:45 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 1. Singers will include the Wells Brothers, Racy Brothers and Bishop Kenneth Robinson & Chosen.


ANTIOCH FULL GOSPEL BAPTIST CHURCH NORTH at North Little Rock will host a Fresh Start Luncheon at noon Wednesday, Jan. 1. The guest speaker will be Aaron Withers, the pastor of Tabernacle of Faith Church of God in Christ at Pine Bluff.