Corsicana — Calvary Baptist Church, 308 E. 11th Ave., invites you to join its congregation in celebrating its Pastor and Wife, Leon and Yolanda Tates, in an Appreciation Service. Guest speaker will be Apostle David Ransom of Cornerstone Full Gospel Church of Fairfield, and he will be joined by the all male chorus and Brother Paul Lewis. This service will be 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012. All are welcome.
Missionary Baptist Church is located at 405 S. 15th Street in Corsicana. Special services and times are scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 7. Dr. David Gonnella is returning Sunday to conduct services at the 10:45 a.m. morning worship hour. Dr. Gonnella is currently pastor of Landmark Baptist Church in Rockdale. He is currently under consideration to become pastor of Missionary Baptist in Corsicana. Sunday services will include lunch in the church Fellowship Hall immediately following the morning worship. The normal 4 p.m. afternoon worship service will be held immediately after lunch at approximately 1:15 p.m. The regular 9:45 am Sunday School will remain unchanged. Everyone is welcome to come and join in worship, singing, teaching and fellowship. Members are especially encouraged to be present for these special services. Wednesday evening prayer services and bible study have been very informative and beneficial to all. The Wednesday evening service meets at 7 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. God has graciously answered many prayers. There are many more for which we continue to seek God's blessings. God is faithful to answer when called upon.
Amelia Barton Church of the Living God, 917 G.W. Jackson St., will serve plate lunches and baked goods from 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6 until all good are sold. There will be barbecue chicken, links, or catfish, pinto beans, and cornbread, potato salad and homemade cake. Please call (903) 851-0675 for free delivery or any questions.
The Liberty Tabernacle family and Pastor Waites at 2708 W. Eighth Ave. invite you to “A Time of Refreshing” with guest evangelist Pastor Kenneth Fletcher of the Living Word Christian Fellowship Church. Services will be held at 7 p.m. Oct. 16, 17 and 18, with intercessory prayer at 6:20 nightly. Pastor Fletcher was called into the ministry in 1993 while serving in the U.S. Army. During the following 10 years, while serving as the assistant pastor of New Zion Christian Fellowship in Killeen, he conducted revival meetings throughout Texas, Korea, Louisiana, Missouri, Colorado and Georgia. Blessed by the Lord with a very unique, prophetic annointing, in 2003, he founded the Living Word Christian Fellowship in Corsicana where he now serves as senior pastor with his wife Tamara of 24 years. The Fletchers have four children. If you are in the valley of indecision or depression, or in the wilderness of despair, come and be spiritually recharged with a time of refreshing in the presence of the Lord. For more information call (903) 641-5675.