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July 11, 2013

Church News for Friday, July 12, 2013


Corsicana — The Cowboy Church of Corsicana will be the venue at 10 a.m. Sunday, July 21 for Allen Frizzell, Lefty’s “other” brother when he performs during the morning worship service. Cowboy Church of Corsicana is located at 5461 W. Hwy. 31, Corsicana. This Frizzell was born into a legendary family in country music, then reborn into God’s family. He received the 2012 ICGMA’s Living Legend Award. Come join us and hear this award-winning Christian/Gospel artist. Services are held every Sunday at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 18 at 6:30 p.m. will be Family Fun Night, and everyone is invited. Come old, young, and in between. Bring your friends and neighbors. One of the special events for that night will be goat roping, which will be done on foot so if you don’t have a horse, come on. There will also be a water slide and other water activities so bring a change of clothes and a towel.

Calling All Prayer Warriors: Please meet in front of the Chamber of Commerce at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, July 14, 2013 for Intercessory Prayer for our community leaders and citizens as they prepare to go to Austin on Monday, July 15, 2013 to meet with state officials to discuss the possible closing of the Corsicana State Home. For more information please call Barbara Kelley at (903) 872-7973.

New Bethel Baptist Church, 700 Elm Flat Road, Goodlow, invites the public to our pastor and wife pre-anniversary service at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 12. Guest speaker will be Pastor Dairy Johnson of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Corsicana. Other guest will be Mt. B. Zion Baptist Church, Pastor Nathan Carter. On Saturday, at 7 p.m. the program committee will sponsor a Pastor and Wife Appreciation Banquet in the fellowship hall at New Bethel Baptist Church. Special Speaker will be Pastor C. Jenkins of the Cedar Fork Baptist Church in Trinidad. Tickets are $7 each and may be purchased no through July 12. For tickets call (903) 851-0144. The Anniversary Service will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, July 14. Guest Speaker will be Pastor Samuel Washington of New Hope Baptist Church, Kerens, along with Samaria Baptist Church, Pastor Johnny Vanibuls and Church of the Living God, Pastor Tessie Johnson. For more information please contact New Bethel at (903) 396-7437.

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