Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

February 27, 2014

Church News for Friday, Feb. 28, 2014

From Staff Reports
Corsicana Daily Sun

Corsicana — Lone Star Cowboy Church of Navarro County, located at 4495 W. State Hwy. 22, invites all to join us for our Sunday Church Service starting at 10 a.m. We have nursery for babies through age 2 years and activities for 3 and 4 year olds. Children ages 5 through 12 are invited to meet in the children's building for Children's Church. We also have the following activities, Monday nights at 7 p.m. Mounted Shooting and Celebrate Recovery; Team Ropin' at 7 p.m., Wednesday Night Bible Study at 7 p.m., Youth Dinner from 6:30 to 7 p.m. and Youth Service, also on Wednesdays.  In March, UCCA Mounted Shooting Finals-Red Oak will be March 15. Open Mic night will be March 21, with March 23 as Communion Sunday. Eatin’ Meetin’ will take place Sunday, March 30, and Christ in the Passover will be 6 p.m. April 7.

Missionary Baptist Church, 405 S. 15th Street, Corsicana. MBC is experiencing God's wonderful and exciting blessings. Not only will the regular order of services be held this week starting with Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. and Morning Worship at 10:50 a.m., but baptism of two recent additions to the church family will be held at the close of the 4 p.m. afternoon service. Baptism is always a wonderful service to observe seeing someone make that first step of obedience to Christ in their Christian walk. Wednesday at 7 p.m. the Adult Bible Class and the youth class meet for study and fun afterwards in the gym for the younger set. The Friday Night Fun Night has become very popular with all age groups including the adults. Everyone is encouraged to come anytime after 6 p.m. for the fun. A NOTE: Preparation began in earnest this past Saturday for summer Vacation Bible School. The directors attended a workshop sponsored by the Bogard Press to help them get ready. We will have more on this as the summer draws near. Come to MBC for any or all of the services and activities and be GREATLY blessed.

Life in the Word Bible Church, 1408 N. Beaton, where Emma Jessie is pastor, will kick off its First Sunday Praise Night at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, March 2. Come and enjoy praise and worship led by Pastor Emma Jessie, the spoken word by Dr. Lanettia Littleton, ministry in poetry/skit, and music by Scottie Grant.

Freedom Fellowship Church, Bro. Jessie Williams, Pastor; Sis. Claudia Williams co-pastor; Bro. Patrick Gunnell, assistant pastor; and Bro. Vernon Harris, supt., and its congregation invite the public to come and worship at its new location, 323 Commerce St., Corsicana. (formerly at 917 S. 17th St.) The first service in the new location is 10 a.m. Sunday, March 2 beginning with Sunday School. Come and be blessed.

Love Chapel Baptist Church located at 400 North Benton Street, where David E. Wilson serves as Pastor and Sharron D. Wilson serves as Minister, will have a service of honor and recognition to their Pastor David E. Wilson at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 2, 2014. The theme for the occasion is “Chosen To Be A Witness” from the scripture text Isaiah 61:1.Pastor Wilson is a Man of God that teaches and preaches the Word of God with exuberance and power and has a great love for God and the people of God. The guest church will be Harmony Baptist Church and the spoken word will be brought by Bishop John Baker who serves as the pastor. Everyone is invited to come and help us celebrate our leader.

The Cowboy Church of Corsicana, 5864 W. Hwy. 31 (two miles west of Walmart) cordially invites the public to be a part of its Sunday morning praise and worship service at 10 a.m. every Sunday.  Bible Study is held at the church on Wednesday night at 6:30 p.m. The CCC band provides excellent music for the church service each and every week. Thanks go out to Scott Bonner for filling in last Sunday for the regular pastor, Derek Rogers. The next Eatin' Meetin' is scheduled for March 9 and on March 16 our guest singer will be Justin Todd Herod. The church makes a special effort to welcome everyone and make them feel at home and a part of our Christian family.

Trinity Assembly of God, Hwy 31 and Corbet Road, will host a Gospel Sing-A-Long from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28. Open Mic, free admission, Live Band. Come have fun with us, fellowship and have a good time. For more information call (903) 875-5950.

Open Door COGIC, 1201 E. Eighth, Corsicana, invites you to any or all of these upcoming events: Three night Revival Feb. 26 to Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. nightly, with Speaker Pastor William Lewis of Greater Love Outreach Fellowship; Open Door’s 29th Church Anniversary will be celebrated at 7:30 pm. Friday, March 7, 2014 and again at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, March 9. A Pastor Aid sponsored Five-Night Revival will be held from March 31 to April 4 at 7:30 p.m. nightly with speaker Pastor Ernie Sample of Victory Sanctuary COGIC of West. For more information or for transportation, please call (903) 872-6907. All events will be held at the Open Door Church of God in Christ.

The Liberty Tabernacle family and Pastor Waites located at 2708 W. Eighth Ave. invites you to its upcoming “Time of Refreshing” with guest evangelist Pastor Dorothy Walters and the Lifeline Family Church, where her husband, Rick Walters, is Overseer/Bishop. This service will be 7 p.m. Friday, March 7, with intercessory prayer to begin at 6:30 p.m. God has given Pastor Waites a confirmed revelation that “change has come.” It is not coming; it has come. We as people of God must line up accordingly. We must fine-tune our ears and be sensitive to the leading of the Holy Ghost. Come and be spiritually recharged with a time of refreshing in the presence of the Lord (Acts 3:19). Also in March LTG will host “Send the Praise Up” through songs with the Gospel Five, gospel recording artists of Corsicana. Sunday School begins at 9 a.m. followed by a dynamic Praise and Worship service at 10:30 a.m. Intercessory prayer is 6 p.m. Wednesdays, Bible Study to follow at 7 p.m., and Praise and Worship Choir Practice at 8 p.m.  

Reaching out to You Ministry of Sixth Avenue Baptist Church, 125 S. Fifth St., invites you to join this Sunday, March 2 at 3 p.m. for Choir’s Annual Day. Special Guest is Rev. D.R. Watson of New Cornerstone Baptist Church. At 7 p.m. Saturday, March 29 at The Cook Center will be the Pastor’s Anniversary Banquet. You are invited to participate. For more information and tickets, call (903) 874-4873.

The Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, 610 Dyfed Lane, Milford, invites you to its Pastor’s Aid Annual Day at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 9, 2014 with Bishop k.d. davis sr. as guest speaker.

New Hope Missionary Baptist Church of Kerens invites you to its Community Revival March 3-7, at 7:30 p.m. nightly. Host is Pastor Samuel Washington of New Hope Baptist Church, 201 NE Fourth St., Kerens. Monday night, speaker will be Pastor Nathan Carter of the Mt. B. Zion Baptist Church, Goodlow; Tuesday the spoken word will be brought by Pastor Johnny Vanibuls of Samaria Baptist Church; Wednesday will be Pastor Earnest Betts of New Bethel Baptist Church, Kerens; the message will be brought Thursday evening by Pastor Jackie Coleman of Petersburg Baptist Church of Athens; and the final message on Friday will be brought by Pastor Otis Logan of True Believer Church, Dallas. All are welcome to come receive blessings.

The Harmony Baptist District Women Executive Board will meet at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at the Hopewell Baptist Church, Dawson where Moderator Monroe Allen serves as Pastor. The messenger will be Minister Roy Sanders III who serves as a Minister at the Love Chapel Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor David E. Wilson.  All churches of Harmony District are asked to be present. Evangelist Machleann Grant serves as President of the Harmony Baptist District Women Department and Pastor Monroe Allen serves as Moderator.

Intercessors for Navarro County Men’s Prayer Breakfast will meet at Navarro College at Lone Star Room in the cafeteria at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday mornings. Men who are interested in praying for all those in authority are welcome to join (1 Timothy 2:1-3) For more information, please call (903) 874-5561.

Open Bible Study is held every Thursday morning at the Senior Activity Center, with singing beginning at 10 a.m. Bible Study is from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., and everyone is welcome. For more information, contact Fred Biltz at (903) 654-4980.

First Baptist Church of Eureka  Women's Conference at FBC Eureka. Send us your mailing address or email and we will get your registration or vendor form in the mail. Early registration is strongly encouraged as seats will fill up fast. Vendors will be screened and accepted on a first to register basis and items offered, only one vendor per item.  8718 South Hwy 287, Corsicana Texas 75109 (mailing address). Women of God “Faith, Hope, & Love” Conference will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 3, 2014. There will be five speakers, three singers, four workshops, mini concert, vendor booths, breakfast, barbecue lunch, door prizes and a grand door prize. Doors and vendor booths open at 8 a.m., breakfast ends at 8:45 a.m., conference begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 4 p.m., vendors close at 5 p.m. Please contact us on Facebook (First Baptist Church of Eureka Texas) by email:, phone: 903-875-9706 for more information or to make a donation. FBCE would like to welcome you to join us for: Sunday morning services at 11 a.m.; Wednesday evening service at 7 p.m.; Youth Night every fourth Sunday at 6 p.m.; Women's Bible Study every Thursday at 7 p.m.; and Men's Fellowship Meeting the first Saturday of each month at 9 a.m.

 Northside Baptist Church offers Grief Share, a special weekly seminar and support group for people who are grieving the death of someone close. Grief Share is non-denominational and features biblical teaching on grief and recovery topics. A 13-week course begins Wednesday, Jan. 15 at Northside Baptist Church. The meeting will be in the white house across the street from Northside, 222 Forest Lane  beginning at 6 p.m. and ending at 8 p.m. You will have the opportunity to interact with others who have experienced a loss, learn from their experiences and share your own. For further information call Thelma Harvey at (903) 875-8944 or (903) 874-3277.