Steven Layton is now the pastor of Sand Hill Baptist Church near Gilmer. After serving as interim pastor, he began serving as the permanent pastor September 7. He and his wife Janet live in Kilgore.
Walnut Creek (Diana) is hosting a Dallas Holm concert at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 23rd. Admission is free!
Hainesville Baptist Church will celebrate their 117th anniversary on October 26th.
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 as well as a part-time interim Children's minister and First Baptist Church Gilmer a full time music minister. FBC Gilmer is also seeking a pianist.
There will be no pastor/staff fellowship in the month of October because Annual Meeting will be held October 19. The January Bible Study Clinic will be held Tuesday, November 4, from 8:45 a.m. to noon at Lakeview Baptist Assembly (camp in Lone Star). The approach will be a peer-led study of various passages of this year's focus book of the Bible -- Deuteronomy.
The monthly prayer meeting for pastors and others will be at the associational office on Thursday, November 13 at 11 a.m. Dutch treat lunch follows at an area restaurant.
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.
Interested in doing prison ministry? Learn more at the website for His Will Ministry: