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May 1, 2014

Church News for Friday, May 2, 2014

Corsicana — Petty’s Chapel Baptist Church,  1300 FM 3041, Corsicana wil host a revival at 6 p.m. May 15 to 17. Featured speaker on Thursday will be Pastor Gene Gibson of Barry Baptist Church; Friday, Evangelist Alton Ray from Burleson; Saturday, Evangelist Rick Gazaway from Petty’s Chapel Baptist will speak. On Sunday, at 8:30 a.m. Pastor Elvin Sikes will speak, and the featured musical group at the 11 a.m. service will be Crosstimber. There will be a lunch on Sunday following the service. For more information, follow them on Facebook or call (903) 257-5690.

The Hubbard Cowboy Church Team Sorting Fundraiser scheduled for this Saturday, May 3rd had to be unexpectedly canceled due to unforseen circumstances.

Lighthouse of Praise Ministry, 200 East Collin St., Corsicana invites you to come this Sunday at 10:30 a.m. Join us for the Baptism of some committed believers. If you enjoy seeing people baptized or have been considering being baptized and don’t have a home church, join us. Phone-903-872-7379                                                                          

Ladies and Teen Conference, May 3, 2014 at Unity Baptist Church. Starts at 9 a.m. with Breakfast. Lunch will be Brisket, chicken, salad and all fixens. $5 per ticket. Guest Speaker will be Cynthia Trull. Theme is, “Let Your Light Shine.”  Ends about 2 p.m. This will be our 13th Conference, please come and enjoy the day with us. 101 South 30th Street, Corsicana, TX 75110. Call 903-872-2861 for more information. We will have Gracie the clown that day also!  

Intercessors For Navarro County Men's Prayer Breakfast will meet at Trinity Baptist Church, 1201 N. 13th St., on Wednesday, May 7 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.

The Cowboy Church of Corsicana,  5864 W. Hwy. 31, invites the public to join us for our Sunday morning worship service at 10 a.m. where Derek Rogers serves as Pastor.  Music is provided by the CCC band. Weekly Bible Study is held at the church every Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m. Joint Playdays with the Ennis Cowboy Church are continuing thru July 26. The next one is Saturday, May 3, at the Corsicana Church. Sign up begins at 12 noon and the show starts at 1 p.m. Barrels, Poles, Straight Away, Flag and One For Fun are included in the event. Anyone desiring more information may call Jeremy Mink at 903-641-8278 or Kay Kubin of the Ennis church at 972-935-6191. A total of eight new members were baptized last Sunday at our Baptismal Service. The "Eatin' Meeting" for the month of May has been cancelled due to the conflict with Mother's Day. The public is welcome to join us at any service or event. We extend a hearty welcome to all.

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