The HPBA Annual Christmas Luncheon will be held at FBC Pittsburg on Thursday, December 4th at 12 noon. We invite our pastors, staff/spouses to join us. Robert Burkhart will be our guest speaker. Please RSVP by telephone (903) 856-6696 or email firstname.lastname@example.org by 9 a.m. Monday, December 1 or as early as possible.
(un)Apologetic Conference on December 5-6, 2014 will be held at Oakland Heights Baptist Church, Longview. The conference will address current ways to remove obstacles to evangelism. Early bird registration begins on November 24th. For more information or to register, go to the website at www.texasapologetics.org.
Girls'Missions Mid-Winter Retreat 2015 for 1st-12th graders will be held at Lakeview Baptist Assembly on February 6-7. Registration deadline is January 16. Contact Lois Nowell at (903) 759-9420 or email: email@example.com for questions.
Highland Park Baptist Church invites church groups and Sunday School classes to get an early start on the Christmas season by attending one of the performances of the church's annual dinner theater. Performances are December 3, 4, and 5 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $13 and include an all-you-can-eat fried catfish or chicken dinner plus the show. This year's musical is "The Valley Haven Christmas Show" by Paul McCusker. Tickets may be reserved by calling the church at 903-572-9362. The church is located at 2801 South Jefferson Avenue (US Hwy 271 Business) Mount Pleasant.
Lake Fork will present The Song of Christmas on December 12 & 13 at 7:00 p.m. and again on December 14 at 6:00 p.m.
On Saturday, December 13 at 6 p.m. Trinity Baptist Church will host the Mt. Pleasant Community Messiah concert. If you would like to participate, everyone is welcome, no auditions required! Just bring your Messiah score and attend the rehearsal at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, prior to the concert. Call Trinity Baptist Church for more detail.
Come and enjoy the children's musical We Three Spies at 6:00 p.m. at FBC Diana on December 14.
FBC Mount Pleasant Celebration Choir & Orchestra will present Gloria in Excelsis Deo on December 14 at 6:30 p.m.
FBC Pittsburg invites all to The Greatest Story Ever Told at 11:00 a.m. on December 14.
The following churches have staff positions open: FBC Cookville, music minister; FBC Daingerfield, youth minister; Highland Park, music minister; New Mine, youth minister; FBC Ore City, youth minister; Calvary, Talco, music/youth; Piney Grove, youth minister. All positions are bivocational (parttime). Lake Fork is seeking a full time Children's minister and First Baptist Church Gilmer a full time music minister. FBC Gilmer is also seeking a pianist.
A ministry has contacted us and asked if any of our churches had recently replaced their hymnals and had no place for their old ones. 100 or more hymnals are needed. It doesn't matter how old they are as long as they are the same edition. Contact the association office if you can help.
The monthly prayer meeting for pastors and others that was scheduled for Thursday, November 13 at 11 a.m. has been cancelled.
Since January 1, 2014, the standard mileage rate for use of a vehicle for business purposes has been 56 cents a mile, a half cent less than for 2013.
Click the following link: http://www.ohenrytents.com/ Go to the section in the left column that says "Videos." View the title "Sectional Pole Tents." You may also wish to watch "Tent Tightening" and "Tent Lace Lines." You may also wish to look at "Sectional Pole Tent Installations" and/or "Tightening Pole Tents" under the "Instructions" section.
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