Pittsburg, TX

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   August 2015   
Unreached People Group of the Day

Zaramo, Zalamo of Tanzania


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Hindi is spoken as the primary language by 530 people groups, with English spoken by 500 and Bengali spoken by 375.

Associational Missions Offering

Help Remodel the Conference Room

Amen Goal:  $30,000

Hallelujah Goal:  $50,000

Let's make HPBA a Training Center!


Total Offering as of July 29, 2015-$20,347.73

Big Sandy New Hope-$178.00; Circle C-$146.76; Crossroads-$500.00; FBC Daingerfield-$451.00; FBC Diana-$678.15; Fellowship-$100.00; Gilmer FBC-3,130.13; Highland Park-$976.26;  Hillcrest-$103.50; Lake Fork-$1,124.00;  Lone Star-$20; FBC Mt. Pleasant- $2,046.06; New Beginnings-$200.00;  New Way-$100.00; New Birth-$250.00; New Mine-$1,815.30; Perryville-$650.00; Pine-$308.00; Piney Grove-$215.00;  Pittsburg FBC-$3,698.00; FBC Quitman-$500.00; Rock Hill-$231.84; Simpsonville (church + WMU + adult Sunday School)- $500; Snow Hill-$1,000.00; Southside Ore City-$401.26; individual gift-$124.47; individual gift-$200.00; individual gift-$500.00; memorials in memory of Whitney Shepperd (granddaughter of Merle Cross)-$200.00.



KINGDOM GATHERING at FBC Omaha, July 21, featured music by Jimmy Harwood, worship pastor at Emmanuel, a testimony by George Winegeart, new director of Life Solutions counseling ministry in Pittsburg, and a message by DOM Randel Trull on why 2 Chronicles 7:14 is not working.  There were 56 in attendance with 23 churches represented. Business included approving appointments to two committees related to annual meeting, approving 2016 calendar and budget for final approval at annual meeting, and approving two financial matters -- to cash out all certificates of deposit currently held at the bank and to reallocate health insurance reimbursement for the DOM to salary.

LINKS TO ARTICLES concerning churches' actions in response to the Supreme Court decision regarding same-sex marriage: 

From SBTC:
From BGCT:
From Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (SBC):
On Harmony Pittsburg Facebook page (various articles):
Affordable Care Act -- Is your church compliant?  Did you know that there are group policies for as few as two people?  Did you know that you cannot reimburse employees for their invidual policy?  Contact us if you have questions.
For outstanding ministry articles check out the Harmony Pittsburg page on Facebook.  Click the blue Facebook icon at the top of this webpage (above left) or log in to your Facebook account and type "Harmony Pittsburg" in the search area.  How about giving us a "like" while you're there?




New Mine Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School  August 9-12.  Sunday August 9 will be an introduction to VBS from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.  Monday - Wednesday (August 10-12) times are 6:30-8:30 p.m.  On Wednesday evening there will be food and water play to celebrate the week -- a giant water slide for the young ones and a pool party for the older children and teens.

Also New Mine will hold a rummage sale August 15 in the fellowship hall to benefit the shipping costs for the Operation Christmas Child shoebox ministry.

The following churches have staff positions open: FBC Cookville, music minister; FBC Daingerfield, youth minister;  Lake o'the Pines, music minister; New Mine, youth minister;  FBC Ore City, youth minister;  Calvary, Talco, music/youth; Piney Grove, youth minister.  All positions are bivocational (parttime).  

Contact Us  
Harmony-Pittsburg Baptist
403 Daingerfield Street
Pittsburg, Texas 75686
Phone 903-856-6696
Fax 903-856-5692
Regular Schedule  
  • If you wish to see the Director of Missions, it is best to call beforehand to make sure he will be in.
  • Office Hours Mon-Thurs.
    8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Office Hours Friday
    9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Links to Articles

Churches wanting to know what to do to ensure a biblical response to the Supreme Court same-sex marriage decision might take a look at these articles:

From SBTC:
From BGCT:
From Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (SBC):
On Harmony Pittsburg Facebook page (various articles):
2015 IRS Mileage Rates

2015 IRS Standard Mileage Rates for the use of a car, van, pickup or panel truck are 57.5 cents per mile for business miles driven, up from 56 cents in 2014.

Unengaged, Unreached People Groups Information
Prison Ministry

Interested in doing prison ministry?  Learn more at the website for His Will Ministry:

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