Trinity Lighthouse


DENISON — Sunday school is at 10 a.m. Sunday worship is at 8:30 a.m. and 10:50 a.m. with a nursery available during both services.


Pathfinders, a 12-step support group for addiction issues, meets at 7 p.m. Monday.


Wednesday worship is at 7 p.m. with nursery available. Revive young adults will meet after the service for Bible study and fellowship.


Contact Tabitha McCrory and Tabitha Hooker for information on a new ministry, Embrace Grace, that will reach out to unwed mothers.


Kingdom Builders will meet at 7 p.m. on the first and third Friday of each month. For information call 903-744-6970.


The Renew Ladies Group meets from 9-11 a.m. on the second and fourth Thursday of each month in room 106. For information call 903-624-6622.


The men’s ministry offers free doughnuts and coffee from 8:30-10:30 a.m. Friday in the TLC coffee bar.


The Ladies Ministry is offering a $500 scholarship for applicants who have been members of TLC for at least 6 months. Forms are available at the information booth, and the deadline is July 15.


The church is located at 2914 W. Spur 503, Denison.


Antioch Baptist


BELLS — Sunday school for all ages is at 10 a.m. and worship and children’s church are at 11 a.m. A nursery is available during the worship service. The morning message will be from a new series, “The Good Book, the Faith that Follows.” There will be no Sunday evening services.


There will be no evening service or activities on July 5th.


The church is located at 455 Pink Hill Road, three miles west of Bells off Highway 56.


Calvary Baptist


DENISON — Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 10:45 a.m. The music at morning worship will have a patriotic theme.


There will be no Sunday evening service, and the church office will be closed on July 4.


Wednesday night activities will begin at 6 p.m. followed by a prayer meeting and youth activities at 6:30 p.m.


“Everybody’s birthday party” will be held at 6 p.m. on July 8 for all people having a birthday during 2017.


The church is located at 300 W. Acheson St. in Denison. For more information or transportation, call 903-465-6003.


Fairview Baptist


SHERMAN — Sunday school for all ages at 9:30 a.m., with Worship services at 8:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. A fully staffed nursery is provided during all services. Children’s church is available for children in kindergarten through 4th grade during the 10:30 a.m. service.


Youth activities and Bible study for a


Summer family activities are planned for Wednesday nights from June 28-August 30. Call the church for details.


The church is located at 222 W. Taylor Street in Sherman. For more information, call 903-892-3543 or visit http://www.fairviewsherman.com.


Faith Fellowship Baptist Church


DENISON — Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m., and worship is at 10:30 a.m.


VBS family fun night with hamburger cookout will begin at 5 p.m. with activities and fellowship.


Sports Outreach Night is from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday.


A children’s snack supper will be at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday, with youth activities and prayer meeting at 6:30 p.m.


The church is located at 4305 W. Crawford St. in Denison. For more information, visit http://www.faithfellowshipbaptist.com or FFBC Student Ministry on Facebook.


First Baptist


POTTSBORO — Sunday discipleship groups all ages 9:30 a.m. with worship at 10:45 a.m. and children’s church and nursery also available during those times.


7th-12th graders will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the church to go swimming and return to the church at 7:45 p.m.


There will be a fellowship meal 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. First-time guests eat free. Discipleship groups will meet at 6:30 p.m.


Services are live-streamed on Facebook and shared on YouTube under “First Pottsboro.” For more information, visit http://www.fbcpottsboro.com, or follow the church on Instagram or Twitter @FirstPottsboro.


First Baptist


SHERMAN — Sunday school will begin at 9:30 a.m. with worship and children’s church starting 10:45 a.m. Randy Shoulders will be the guest preacher. Worship is broadcast at 10 a.m. on KXII Channel 12, and there will be no Sunday evening service.


The church is located at 400 S. Travis St. in Sherman. For more information, call 903-892-9121. To view the sermon or stream video of the service, visit http://www.fbcsherman.org.


Forest Avenue Baptist


SHERMAN — The food pantry will be open from 9-11 a.m. Saturday.


Sunday school for all ages begins at 9:30 a.m. with worship at 10:45 a.m. The message will be, “The Touch of Jesus Christ” based on Matthew 5:21-43


The church is located at 106 W. Forest Avenue in Sherman. For more information, call 903-892-3506 or visit http://www.fabcsherman.com.


Hebron Baptist


BELLS — Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship starts at 10:45 a.m. Discipleship training, children-in-action and youth activities are set for 5 p.m. Sunday with worship at 6 p.m.


Wednesday evening services for all ages will begin at 7 p.m.


The church is located at 655 Hebron Road in Bells.


Luella First Baptist Church


LUELLA — Sunday morning Bible study will begin at 10 a.m. with worship at 11 a.m. There will be no Sunday evening service.


For information go to luellafbc.org.


North Park Baptist


SHERMAN — Sunday school and worship service are set for 9:15 a.m. with a second Sunday school and worship service offered at 10:45 a.m. Sunday evening worship will begin at 6 p.m.


Wednesday evening activities begin at 6:30 p.m.


Childcare for infants through three years of age is provided during most services.


For text message updates throughout the week, text Northpark (one word) to 903-821-7000.


For more information, call 903-892-8429, visit http://www.northparknet.com. Office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8:30 a.m. to noon Friday. The church is located at 2605 Rex Cruse Drive in Sherman.


Southside Baptist Church


DENISON — Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. with morning worship beginning at 10:45 a.m. Sunday evening worship will begin at 6 p.m. There will be a watermelon fellowship after the evening service. Bring lawn chairs.


Soul-winning visitation will not meet July 4 and July 11.


The ladies Bible group meets on the last Tuesday of the month during the summer.


The church is located at 3500 Park Avenue in Denison. Transportation is available to all services by calling 903-465-3636. Visit the website at http://www.ssbctx.org.


Twin Cities Baptist


SHERMAN — Sunday school will begin at 10 a.m. with the worship service starting at 11 a.m. Sunday evening Bible study will begin a 6 p.m.


Wednesday evening Bible study meets at 6 p.m.


The church is located at 2100 Hwy 691 in Sherman.


St. Mary’s Catholic Parish


SHERMAN — Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament is from 8:30-9 a.m. today.


Sacrament of Reconciliation is at 8:30 a.m. today and 3:30 p.m. Saturday, with the rosary being prayed at 3:45 p.m. also on Saturday.


Mass will be at 4:30 p.m. Saturday and also at 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Sunday at St. Anne’s Church. Mass in Spanish will be at 12:30 p.m. Sunday at St. Anne’s Church.


A televised Mass will begin at 9 a.m. Sunday on Cable ONE, channel 72.


Mass will be at 8 a.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at St. Mary’s Church. A communion service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, also at St. Mary’s Church.


For information about returning to the Catholic church, call 903-821-6162.


For more information about the church or services, call 903-893-5148, or visit http://www.stmarych.org, or visit the Facebook page St. Mary’s Catholic Parish. The church is located at 727 S. Travis in Sherman.


Christian Science Society


DENISON — Sunday school and services with a vocal soloist will begin at 10 a.m. The lesson will be “God.” The golden text is taken from Psalms 11:33, 36.


Testimonies of healing are held at 8 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of each month.


The Christian Science Society is located at 927 West Sears in Denison. For information call 903-868-2106.


Central Christian Church


SHERMAN — Worship will begin at 10:50 a.m. Sunday. Dr. Berrier’s sermon is titled, “Into His Image” with scripture text from Genesis 32:24-32.


The elevator entrance is located on the south side of the building. The church office is open from 10 a.m. to noon Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.


The church is located a 401 S. Travis, Sherman. For more information visit http://www.centralchristiansherman.org, or email cccsherman@yahoo.com, or call 903-893-­1529 (office), 903-­357-­5691 (home), or 214­-914-­2435 (cell).


A Christian Fellowship


LUELLA — Coffee and doughnut fellowship is at 9 a.m. with Sunday school for all ages at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 10:30 a.m. Kidzone for ages 5-12 is offered during morning worship along with a class for ages 4 and younger.


Wednesday potluck supper is at 6:30 p.m. followed by praise, worship and a devotional.


The church is located on the west side of Highway 11, in Luella, in a red building with a green metal roof, and a cross lighting the way. For information contact David Ellis at 903-815-1333 or Palmer Miller at 903- 271-0366.


Park Avenue Church of Christ


DENISON — Bible classes for all ages will begin at 9 a.m. Sunday. The pulpit message and worship service begin at 10 a.m. PAK groups meet on Sunday evenings and on other days. Check the website for information.


Celebrate Recovery meets from 6-9 p.m. Tuesday.


The New Reign a cappella singing group from Oklahoma Christian University will perform at 7 p.m. on Wednesday.


The church is located at 3000 South Park Avenue in Denison. For information call 903-465-1288 or go to www.parkavenuechurch.com.


Pottsboro Church of Christ


POTTSBORO — Bible study for all ages is at 9 a.m. with worship and the Lord’s Supper at 10 a.m. and evening worship at 5 p.m. on Sunday.


The Men’s Bible class will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday. An evening Bible study will meet at 7 p.m. to study Ephesians with a devotional to follow.


Lunch is served on the second Sunday of each month to honor those who have birthdays or anniversaries during that month.


Church members are collecting liquid dish soap and coffee for the New Mexico Christian Children’s Home.


To study the Bible or to have a question answered, call 903-786-9602


The church is located at 522 West Highway 120 in Pottsboro.


Tom Bean Church of Christ


TOM BEAN — Bible classes for all ages will meet at 9 a.m. and worship with congregational singing begins at 10 a.m. on Sunday. Evening worship is at 6 p.m.


Bible classes for all ages will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday.


The church is located at the corner of FM 902 and FM 2729 South. The church’s website is http://www.tombeancoc.com. For information call 903-624-2635.


Westwood Village Church of Christ


SHERMAN — Adult Bible class will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday with worship beginning at 10:30 a.m. The theme will be, “Absolute Truth vs. Relative Truth.” A nursery is available. Sunday evening worship will begin at 5 p.m.


Wednesday Bible study will be held at 7 p.m.


Questions for the church question box are encouraged. The church is located at 314 North Tolbert Street in Sherman. For information, call 903-487-2783.


Woods Street Church of Christ


SHERMAN — Bible class is at 9 a.m. followed by morning worship at 10 a.m. The message will be “The True Vine.” There will be a cappella singing, and the Lord’s Supper is served every Sunday. Evening worship at 7 p.m.


Wednesday evening worship is at 7 p.m.


To study the Bible or to have questions answered, call 903-892-4519 or visit http://www.woodsstchurchorchrist.org.


The church is located at 2100 N. Woods Street in Sherman.


Choctaw Creek Cowboy Church


SAVOY — Church will meet at 10 a.m. Sunday, with coffee, doughnuts, and juice, followed by singing and Bible preaching at 10:30 a.m. The sermon, titled, “Seven Angels Punish the enemies of God” will be based on Revelation 14:1-16:21.


A “Chuck Wagon” covered dish meal is held after worship on the first Sunday of each month. Bring flags and other patriotic items to celebrate July 4.


Each Monday, music and Bible study meet at 11 a.m. at Clyde Cosper Texas State Veterans Home in Bonham.


The “Chuck Wagon on the Road Fellowship” group will meet at 6 p.m. at Cracker Barrel Restaurant on the second Tuesday of each month.


Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m., the preacher will answer questions pertaining to the Bible, theology, and the previous week’s message on Revelation.


The fourth Wednesday of each month at 11 a.m. there will be a “Message in Music” in the chapel at Wesley Village Nursing Home in Denison.


Thursdays at 11 a.m. gospel music therapy is provided in Memory Care at Clyde Cosper, Texas State Veterans Home.


A gospel music concert will be held at 3:30 p.m. the fourth Friday of the month at Victoria Gardens Nursing-Rehab in Allen.


The church meets in the red tin western-style building on the south side of Highway 56 on the east side of Savoy.


Red River Cowboy Church


SHERMAN — Sunday school for infants-adults will meet at 10 a.m. with doughnuts and coffee available. Worship will begin at 11 a.m. with child care provided from newborn to four years of age.


The church is located on Highway 691, 1/2 mile west of Highway 75 and TMC Hospital on the Sherman/Denison border. For information call 903-821-7006.


St. Johns Episcopal Church


POTTSBORO — A quiet Holy Communion service is offered at 8 a.m. with Holy Communion and choir at 10 a.m. on Sunday. The sermon will be based on the scripture readings from Paul’s letter to the Romans and the Gospel of Matthew. During the 10 a.m. service, a nursery is available for children from birth to 4 years, and children’s chapel is offered for ages 5 to 10.


The Men’s Bible study will meet at 8 a.m. Tuesday at IHOP in Denison, and a small group study will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the home of Mike and Kay Hughes in Sherman.


Evening prayers will begin at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, along with Kids Study, led by the rector, and youth activities for grades 6-9.


The church is located on FM 120 West, one-half mile west of Highway 289. For more information call the church office at 903-786-4339 or visit the website http://www.stjohnstexoma.com.


St. Luke’s Episcopal


DENISON — Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. with worship services at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Biscuits and gravy will be available between services. The ECW will meet following the 10:30 a.m. service.


Manna Ministries Food Pantry is open from 9 a.m.- noon, Monday and Wednesday-Friday.


The church office and food pantry will be closed July 4.


Cub Scouts will meet at 6 p.m. Monday and Tuesday.


Boy Scouts meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays.


Men’s prayer and study group meets at 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays at CJ’s in Denison.


You’re Not Alone support group gathers at 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday for refreshments, with meeting to follow from 6-7 p.m. For information call 903-464-2158


AA meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday at 306 N. Fannin in Denison. For information call the church office at 903-465-2630.


The manna meal is held from 5-6 p.m. every Saturday.


The church is located at 427 West Woodard Street in Denison, with office hours from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Thursday. For information call 903-465-2630.


St. Stephen’s Episcopal


SHERMAN — Holy Communion will be celebrated at 8 a.m. on Sunday, with Christian education for all ages meeting at 9:15 a.m. and Choral Eucharist at 10:30 a.m. A nursery is provided, and coffee and light refreshments are offered after the 10:30 a.m. service.


The C.S. Lewis study group will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday in the parish hall to continue its study of “The Great Divorce.”


Debtors Anonymous meets at 6 p.m. every Monday in the parish library.


Chair yoga will begin at 10 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday.


There will be a midweek Holy Eucharist at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday min the chapel, followed by a service of healing at 6:30 p.m. in the church.


All are welcome for the “All American Hot Dog Roast” with ice cream and other delights at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday


The YahtzeTea Cafe is open from 5-11 p.m. in the parish hall, offering board games, bubble tea and other refreshments on Friday.


The community is invited to the St. Stephen’s coloring booth from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on July 8 on the town square.


Prayer requests are welcome. Call 903-892-6610 or email office@saintstephenssherman. The church is located at 401 S. Crockett in Sherman.


Faith Church


SHERMAN — Sunday school begins at 9:45 a.m. Kids church and morning worship will begin at 11 a.m. and Sunday evening worship is at 6 p.m.


Monday intercessory prayer meeting will not meet in observance of the holiday.


Wednesday Worship will be at 7:30 p.m.


Faith Church is located at 1800 Heritage Parkway (Highway 1417 at Taylor Street) in Sherman. For more information, please call 903.893.0349 or visit the church website at www.FaithChurch.us.


Leap of Faith Church


POTTSBORO — Sunday school for all ages is at 10 a.m. and worship is at 11 a.m. with favorite patriotic hymns and songs being sung.


The church is collecting bar soap this Sunday for the Grayson County Shelter. Any brand or size of bar soap is helpful and welcome.


A prayer list to honor members of the armed forces is being compiled. For information, go to joehend@myrhinomail.com.


The church meets in the Pottsboro Middle School cafeteria/gym, 521 East Highway 120 in Pottsboro. For information call 903-821-9243.


Trinity Evangelical Lutheran


SHERMAN — Sunday school classes will not meet during the month of July. Fellowship will begin at 10 a.m. and worship with Holy Communion will begin at 10:30 a.m. Children’s church is also offered at 10:30 a.m. Remember your aluminum cans.


The church office will be open from 9 a.m.-noon on Monday, and Al-Anon will meet at 7 p.m.


The Fox Hall AA will meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday.


The church is located at 1515 N. Travis St. in Sherman. For more information, call 903-893-3906 or visit http://www.tlc-sherman.org.


Pilgrim Nazarene Church


SHERMAN — Toolbox Challenge is at 9:45 a.m. with Sunday school at 10 a.m. Worship begins at 10:45 a.m. and children’s worship will be at 11:15 a.m. The youth will meet at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, with the Ladies’ prayer service beginning at 6 p.m. followed by worship at 6:30 p.m.


Bible study and children’s sermon in a sack will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday.


To place a prayer request in the bulletin, or for transportation call 903-816-2534. The church is located at 11141 State Highway 56 East in Sherman.


Grand Avenue Presbyterian Church


SHERMAN — Sunday worship will begin at 9:45 a.m. The sermon will be “Whoever Gives” based on Matthew 10:40-42. Other scriptural readings will be Genesis 22:1-14 and Romans 6:12-23. Communion will be served. After worship, members and friends will join one another for lunch at a nearby restaurant.


The 4th of July picnic and ice cream social will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday. Friends from First Presbyterian in Denison are invited to join in for hot dogs and ice cream.


WYN! will not meet on Wednesday.


Grand Avenue Presbyterian Church is located at 901 N. Grand Avenue, across from Austin College, in Sherman. The facilities are handicap accessible. For more information, call (903) 893-1921.


Hyde Park Presbyterian


DENISON — Coffee is available at 9 a.m. Sunday with adult education beginning at 9:45 a.m. and worship beginning at 11 a.m. Scripture readings will be Psalm 49:1-3, 16-20 and John 8:31-36. The sermon is titled, “How Free Are You?”


The church is located at 1708 Hyde Park Ave., Denison. Call 903-465-6197 for information.


First United Methodist


VAN ALSTYNE — Contemporary service is at 9 a.m. Sunday, with Holy Communion, served weekly and praise band, Saved by Grace. A traditional service is at 11 a.m. featuring the chancel choir and with Holy Communion served the first Sunday of the month.


IMPACT for youth is from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday.


The church is located at 303 S. Preston in Van Alstyne. For more information, visit http://www.vafumc.com.


First United Methodist


WHITEWRIGHT — Sunday school for all ages begins at 9:45 a.m. with morning worship at 10:50 a.m. The scripture lesson will be Matthew 10:24-39, and the sermon is titled, “Lost: Season 65.” A nursery is available.


The women of the church are having a pulled pork fundraiser after worship on Sunday.


The youth meet most Sundays at 4 p.m.


The Methodist men meet at 6:30 p.m. first Mondays of the month for dinner, devotional and discussion of mission work.


Women Serving Together meet at 7 p.m. first Tuesdays of the month to organize their mission work.


Kids Group meets from 1-3 p.m. Wednesdays for a snack lunch, crafts and Bible lesson.


A gathering for personal prayer in the sanctuary is offered at 5 p.m. each Thursday with “Two or More Prayer”


The church is located at 301 Maple Street in Whitewright. For information visit www.firstumcwhitewright.org or call 903-364-2411 or find them on Facebook.


First United Methodist


WHITEWRIGHT — Sunday school for all ages begins at 9:45 a.m. with morning worship at 10:50 a.m. A nursery is available.


The youth meet most Sundays at 4 p.m.


The Methodist men meet at 6:30 p.m. first Mondays of the month for dinner, devotional and discussion of mission work.


Women Serving Together meet at 7 p.m. first Tuesdays of the month to organize their mission work.


Kids Group meets from 1-3 p.m. Wednesdays for a snack lunch, crafts and Bible lesson.


A gathering for personal prayer in the sanctuary is offered at 5 p.m. each Thursday with “Two or More Prayer”


The church is located at 301 Maple Street in Whitewright. For information visit www.firstumcwhitewright.org or call 903-364-2411 or find them on Facebook.


Lakeway United Methodist Church


POTTSBORO — Sunday school will begin at 9:45 a.m. with worship services starting at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. The sermon is titled, “Paul and Silas.”


The high school group will meet at 6 p.m. on Wednesday at the IHOP in Denison.


The church is located at 15015 N. State Highway 289 in Pottsboro.


Trinity United Methodist


DENISON — Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. and worship begins at 10:45 a.m. The sermon will be “God Bless the U.S.A.” and will based on Psalm 33.


Stew for the Soul will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday.


The church is located at 101 East U.S. Highway 69 in Denison.


Red River Unitarian Universalist


DENISON — The morning begins, for those interested, at 9 a.m. Sunday with an hour of quiet meditation. The adult forum will meet at 10 a.m. and will continue in the Great Course Series, “Native Peoples of North America” with a video presentation and discussion to follow.


The morning assembly at 11:15 a.m. will be a special service to celebrate our nation’s birthday. The service will honor our first Americans, the Native Peoples of North America, and will examine attitudes held by many about immigrants, pilgrims, and refugees.


The church is located at 515 North Burnett Avenue in Denison. For more information call 972-658-1188.