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January 3, 2013

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Corsicana — Harmony Baptist Church, 400 East 12th Avenue, Corsicana, Texas, will hold its installation of officers service on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013 at 3 p.m.  Rev. Samuel Chambers and Bethany Baptist Church will be guests.  Rev. Chambers will be speaker and Bishop Baker will give the charge to the new officers. Bishop John Baker is pastor.  Elder Michael Williams is associate minister.

Trinity Assembly of God (formerly Northside Assembly) will hold its first homecoming Sunday, Jan. 6. Breakfast with Pastor James Williams and wife Judy will be held at 8 a.m., followed by Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 11 a.m. with Rev. W.F. Starnes of Carrollton. Everyone is welcome,  please bring your family and friends. Trinity Assembly of God is located at the corner of West Hwy. 31 and FM 2452 (Corbet Road) across the street from Carpet Country.

Greater Love Outreach Fellowship Church, 700 East Park Ave. would like to invite you to help Celebrate Our Pastor's Ordination Service in becoming a Bishop;  concluding our Fourth Annual Holy Convocation at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan 4, 2013. Pastor, Bishop-Elect, William Lewis, Jr. First Lady, Marylyn Lewis.

The Cowboy Church of Ennis Cracked Pots are pleased to host Sandra Wakefield.  She will portray Queen Esther.  We invite all the community to bring a covered dish and join us for a wonderful evening of food, fellowship and great entertainment at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10.  Cowboy Church of Ennis is located on Interstate 45, exit 244. Sandra Wakefield brings Women of the Bible to life. These realistic portrayals "draw you in" so that you feel as if you are actually THERE.  This award-winning actress has a warm, welcoming style that has made her an audience favorite.  Her ministry, Life Theatre, includes not only portrayals of Women of the Bible, but contemporary one-woman plays as well.  Sandra is an ordained minister and hospital chaplain.  While living in England, she was a member of the London Bach Choir, and was one of two Americans to sing at the Royal Wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana.

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