FACTS ABOUT AVOYELLES

Population of 41,299
Over 90% lost
11th most unchurched parish in Louisiana
Largely Cajun Roman Catholic area
Has the highest rate of domestic violence in Louisiana


MANSURA, LA

Pastor Jacob Crawford

1526 L’Eglise St.
PO Box 216
Mansura, LA 71350
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Phone: 318-597-8788
Schedule: Sundays: Sunday School 9:30am,  Worship 10:30am, Wednesday Bible Study/Prayer 6pm
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Life Point Community Church is based out of Mansura, LA. We currently have worship and educational facilities here.  Our food and clothing ministry, Mansura Care and Hope, reaches over 300 families a month.

Future Plans

Our goal is for the Mansura campus to be a sending church. We want to equip and encourage families and send them back into their communities to share the gospel of Jesus Christ.


COTTONPORT: BAYOU LIFE CHURCH & MINISTRY CENTER

925 Lemoine St.
Cottonport, LA 71327
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Phone: (318) 253-5654
Schedule: Worship and Bible Study Tuesdays 6pm
Ministry Center Schedule: M-Sat 9am to 1pm
Pastor: Bro Louis Charrier
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Cottonport has a population of a little over 2,000. There is no Southern Baptist Church in the town. We are currently operating a compassion center in Cottonport which helps with food, clothing, furniture, homeless outreach, senior adult outreach and community needs. Cottonport has an extremely high poverty rate.

 


PLAUCHEVILLE: POINT OF LIFE COMMUNITY CHURCH

Pastor Bro Norris Landry

316 Hwy 1181
Plaucheville, LA 71362
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Phone: (318) 253-5654
Schedule: Sunday School 9:30am Worship 10:30am, Tuesdays 6:30pm
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Over 2,000 people live in the Plaucheville area. Since the founding of Plaucheville in the early 1800’s, there has never been a protestant church of any type located within the village’s limits. The only church in the area is Roman Catholic. The area is predominantly white Cajun French. Bro. Norris and Ms. Donna Landry have started a midweek Bible study in the area.

 


SIMMESPORT: GRACE POINT CHURCH

Pastor Presley Bordelon

948 Main St.
Simmesport, LA 71369
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Phone: 318-303-2435
Schedule: Thursdays 6pm
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Grace Point Church began two years ago in Simmesport, LA. Simmesport is located on the Atchafalaya River in Avoyelles Parish. Grace Point Church seeks to share the grace of Jesus with those who are broken and hurting.

 


Want to get involved?

 

PRAY

Please pray for our leadership and church body as we spread the gospel of Jesus Christ across Avoyelles Parish.

PARTICIPATE

Send a mission team to Avoyelles Parish. Each of our sites are in need of teams to help with backyard Bible clubs, door to door evangelism, prayer walking, compassion ministry, etc…

PARTNER

Please prayerfully consider partnering with our church or one of the church plants financially. In order to reach the parish with the gospel, it takes a substantial amount of funding.

 

For more information you can contact Jacob Crawford at 318-451-8587.