2015 IRS Standard Mileage Rates
Beginning on Jan. 1, 2015, the standard mileage rates for the use of a car, van, pickup or panel truck will be:
· 57.5 cents per mile for business miles driven, up from 56 cents in 2014
· 23 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes, down half a cent from 2014
· 14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable organizations
The offices will be closed for an extended period for the holidays. Once the offices close on Thursday December 18, they will not re-open until Monday January 5 at 8 a.m. Urgent needs should be communicated to the Director of Missions directly through his cell phone (903-563-3453).
The first Kingdom Gathering of 2015 will take place at Hainesville Baptist Church on Tuesday, January 20. Food and fellowship begin at 6 p.m. with inspiration and business beginning at 6:30. All churches are urged to make sure that they have their two representatives and two alternates elected and informed.
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.
The Southern Baptist of Texas Convention will conduct a Disaster Relief Training (Phase 1) at Myrtle Springs Baptist Church on Saturday, January 10, from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. For more information see their website: http://sbtexas.com/evangelism/disaster-relief/training-schedule/.
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.
January 20, Hainesville Baptist Church
April 21, FBC Diana
July 21, FBC Omaha
Kingdom Gatherings begin at 6:30 p.m. Host churches usually provide a time of food and fellowship beginning no later than 6:00 p.m. For further information contact the HPBA office.
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: