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
Pastor Jacob Crawford
1526 L’Eglise St.
PO Box 216
Mansura, LA 71350
Schedule: Sundays: Sunday School 9:30am, Worship 10:30am, Wednesday Bible Study/Prayer 6pm
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.
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
Phone: (318) 253-5654
Schedule: Worship and Bible Study Tuesdays 6pm
Ministry Center Schedule: M-Sat 9am to 1pm
Pastor: Bro Louis Charrier
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
Phone: (318) 253-5654
Schedule: Sunday School 9:30am Worship 10:30am, Tuesdays 6:30pm
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
Schedule: Thursdays 6pm
Want to get involved?
Please pray for our leadership and church body as we spread the gospel of Jesus Christ across Avoyelles Parish.
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…
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.