DENISON — Truth Church’s "Harvest Fest", featuring treats for the kids, will take this Saturday, from 5-8 p.m. This event had to be rescheduled due to last week’s inclement weather.
Candy will be given to all the children from truck and car trunks. There will also be craft and vendor booths, , face painting, a ring toss, and activities and games for the entire family — including a hayride for the children. There will also be drawings for door prizes to be given away to those who register at the door. (You must be present to win). There will also be food concessions and baked items.
The trip, originally planned for this Saturday, has been moved to a future date.
Services at Truth include Sundays — 9:30 a.m. worship and 10 a.m. Sunday School, 6 p.m. evening worship. Wednesday — Breakpoint 6:59 p.m. and "In the Word" at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. Saturday — Family prayer, 8 p.m.
The church is located at Hwy. 75 at exit 67 on the south west side. David Gilbert, is the pastor. For more information visit www.denisontruth.org
Red River Cowboy
SHERMAN — The members of Red River cowboy Church invite you to spend your Sunday mornings with them. Sunday School begins at 10 a.m. and worship services follow at 11 a.m. Novice Northington, pastor, will be sharing the message.
A nursery attendant is provided from 9:45 a.m. until noon for newborns to age 4.
Worship services, held in their new sanctuary, include a band and an overhead screen which allows everyone to sing along with the music in a casual setting. Coffee and doughnuts are available during the service.
After this Sunday’s church service, a "Little Buckaroos Roundup" will be held at the home of Novice and Karon Northington, 16 College Creek in Denison. All children and parents are invited. There will be food, games, horse backriding and fun. For more info call 903-815-6986.
"Man Camp," is planned for Nov. 15-16. This will be a time of food, fellowship, fishing and fun. Bring your sleeping bag. Call the pastor for more info. 903-815-6986.
A Bonfire, including food, fellowship and fun, will be held at the church on Nov. 24, starting at 6 p.m. All are welcome.
There will be no food and fellowship this Sunday. Everyone is invited the November 4 bonfire.
The church is located on Hwy. 691, one-half mile west of Hwy. 75 N. and the new TMC Hospital on the Sherman/ Denison border. For more information call the pastor, 903-821-7006.
Three Cross Cowboy
SADLER —The members of Three Cross Cowboy Church invite you to their weekly services at 10:30 a.m. Sundays. Come early for coffee, baked goodies and fellowship during the Triple Cross Band’s warm-up.
Sam Moore, pastor, will bring the message.
Bible study meets at 6:30 p.m Wednesdays. They are studying the book of Genesis.
Remember to save your Boxtops 4 Education.
The Triple Cross Band provides music before the message. Children’s Church is available for children age 9 and under.
Everyone is invited to worship with them.
The church is located at 301 S. Main St. in Sadler.
Unity Miss. Baptist
DENISON — Jim Branscum, pastor, invites everyone to Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. each Sunday at Unity Missionary Baptist and worship services at 10:45 a.m and 6 p.m. Wednesday services start at 6:30 p.m.
A sing/ song will be held during this Sunday’s evening service.
The AIA will meet at 12 noon today at Pop’s Restaurant on Texoma Parkway.
The Ladies Auxiliary is having their Thanksgiving Bake Sale. A menu of the desserts they will be making is available. The desserts will be delivered during the evening service at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19. Donations will be accepted to cover the food cost and effort involved.
Remember, the time changes this Sunday.
Unity Christian School is accepting new students for the 3rd-12th grade. To contact Unity School call 903-465-1909.
The church is located at 1900 S. Woodlawn Blvd. in Denison. For a ride to the services call 903-465-4317. Visit them at unitymbcofdenison.att.net
POTTSBORO — The members and guests of Lakeway United Methodist Church invite you to worship with them each Sunday at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Rev. Allen Snider’s sermon this Sunday is titled "When Jesus Comes to Stay" based on Luke 19:1-10.
The "Spirit JAMs" are starting earlier now, at 5 p.m. Bring your guitar or other instruments, plus your voice, story and a friend. The attendance varies. Dress is informal. The evening includes praise hymns, gospel, scripture, fellowship and a meal.
Lakeway will once again sponsor a "5th Quarter Event" for high school and middle school youth at the West Gym after tonight’s Pottsboro home game. Snacks and games will be available for those who come. The event will end at 11:30 p.m.
Red River Unitarian
DENISON — Ron Wallace, Durant author, will present "Selected Readings from Six Books" during this Sunday’s 11:15 a.m. worship service at Red River Unitarian Universalist Church.
Three of Wallace’s volumes of poetry, which focus on Native American, cowboy and family themes, have been finalists in the annual Oklahoma Book Awards and three have been chosen the Best Book of Poetry by The Oklahoma Writer’s Federation.
During this Sunday’s 10 a.m. Adult Forum, they will take and discuss a survey about preferred topics for future Adult Forum sessions.
In Children’s Religious Education, Alice the Alligator will read the story "Spite Fences" and will present symbols of world religions.
A nursery is provided, and all are welcome at church events. More information about Unitarian Universalism is at www.rruu.org.
The church is located at 515 N. Burnett Ave. in Denison.
BELLS — Houston Garner, pastor, and the Hebron Baptist family invite you to join them for worship. Sunday worship services begin at 10:45 a.m., preceded by Sunday School at 9:45 a.m.
Kenny Dawson will present a concert at the church at 6 p.m. this Sunday
Wednesday services start at 7 p.m. They also have CIA’s for the children and Bible study for the youth.
The church is having a Clothing Giveaway this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come and take what they need. The church is located at, 655 Hebron Road in Bells.
First UMC, VA
VAN ALSTYNE — Rev. Scott Holcomb-McLain will bring the message this Sunday at the First United Methodist Church of Van Alstyne. This Sunday’s service, in celebration of Lord’s Acre, will be held under the tent. There will only be one service this Sunday at 11 a.m. The First Sunday Brunch will take place in the gym at 9:30 a.m.
Regular services at the church start at 9 and 11 a.m. each Sunday.
The 4th annual Lord’s Acre Harvest Festival will be held this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Sunday — The Junior High meets from 5-6:30 p.m and the Senior High meets from 6-7:30 p.m. Both groups have dinner at 6 p.m. Wednesday— IMPACT for youth meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Youth Lounge. The prayer service is held from 6:30-7 p.m. in the sanctuary.
The church is located at 303 S Preston in Van Alstyne. For more information on the church visit www.vafumc.com
SHERMAN — Worship at Covenant begins with Church School classes at 9:30 a.m. followed by fellowship at 10:30 a.m. Neill Morgan will be leading this Sunday’s 10:50 a.m. service. The scriptures used will be Hab. 1:1-4, 2:1-4, Psalm 119:137-144, II Thess. 4:1-4, 11-12, Luke 19:1-10.
Sunday — Junior High topic discussion starts at 12 noon following the church service. Senior High house worship is at 5 p.m. Monday — Narcotics Anonymous meets at 12 noon Monday-Friday and again at 6 p.m Friday. Professor Richard Davis will be leading a class on "The Dead Sea Scrolls" at 6 p.m. in the CCC. Tuesday — Depression Support group begins at 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday — This week’s Wednesday Morning Bible study group is canceled. WOW is held from 3:15 to 6:30 p.m. with supper. Worship Planning begins at 4 p.m. Thursday— Men’s Discussion starts at 7 a.m. at Grandy’s with Gary Schlesinger leading the discussion. Friday — Set up for the Texoma Community Center Thank You begins at 12 noon. Junior High leaves for Youthquake at 4 p.m. Saturday — The Texoma Community Center Thank You dinner begins at 6 p.m.
The church is located at 322 W. Pecan in Sherman. For more information call 903-892-1502.
Mt. Pleasant Baptist
DENISON — Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church will host Homecoming Services this Sunday, beginning at 10:45 a.m.
A fellowship meal will be held after the service.
Calvary Baptist, Anna
ANNA — One Hundred in Attendance is the "Claim That Mountain" goal for worship this Sunday at Calvary Baptist, Anna. Randy and Rendi Miller will be sharing a mini-concert during the morning worship hour.
"How to Keep the World from Squeezing You Into Its Mold" is the title of Rev. Raymond Horne’s sermon. His text is Romans 12:1-2. Come and learn six biblical principles that can keep you from being squeezed into the world’s mold.
Sunday morning Bible study begins at 9:45 a.m. followed by worship at 11 a.m.
Sunday evening Bible study starts at 6 p.m. and Wednesday prayer time and Bible study is at 7 p.m.
The church is located at 2710 S. Powell Parkway (Hwy 5 ) in Anna.
Virginia Point UMC
SAVOY — Virginia Point United Methodist Church invites everyone to services at 11 a.m. this Sunday. Rev. Louella Williams will be preaching a message titled "Zacchaeus Meets Christ" based on Luke 19:1-10. Children’s service will be conducted during the worship hour.
Virginia Point will also be celebrating Holy Communion and All Saints Day this Sunday.
Sunday School for children and adults begins at 10 a.m. Coffee and doughnuts will be served.
The Virginia Point Prayers meet at 6 p.m every second Wednesday.
The church is located north of Savoy/ Bells at 1386 County Road 1200. Visit them at www.virginiapointumc.com.
Country Chapel Bapt.
DENISON — The Country Chapel Baptist family invites everyone to join them for Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. and worship services at 10:30 a.m.
Charles Sneed’s sermon this Sunday is titled "How to Give Thanks," based on I Chron. 16:7-12.
Logan Bartley and Norma Whitehead lead the worship service.
The church is located at 8414 Dripping Springs Road. From Denison, take Hwy. 69 South to Dripping Springs Road and turn right for two miles. From Sherman take Hwy. 82 east to Bethany Road and left on Calf Creek. The church is about two miles on the left. Follow the signs. For more information call 903-546-6596.
SHERMAN — Dr. Mark Berrier will bring a message this Sunday entitled "God — Still on His Throne" with scripture text from Revelation 4-5.
The traditional worship service, with hymns and organ music, begins at 10:50 a.m. Randy Reddell leads the praise and worship.
Children’s Church also begins at 10:50 a.m.
The church is located at 401 S. Travis St. in Sherman. The elevator entrance is located on the south side of the building for ease of access. The church office is open from 8 a.m. to 12 noon Monday, Wednesday and Fridays. For more information visit www.centralchristiansherman.org, e-mail email@example.com or contact the church office, 903-893-1529. To contact Dr. Berrier call 903-357-5691 (home) or 214-914-2435 (cell).
Center St. C of C
SHERMAN — Everyone is invited to worship with the Center Street Church of Christ in Sherman.
Vance Holt will be speaking at the 10:30 a.m. worship service this Sunday. Lunch will be served immediately after the morning service. All are invited. Dean Keel will be speaking at the 2 p.m. service.
David Corder will speak on I Chronicles 18 at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
The congregation meets at 1105 W. Center St. in Sherman.
Tom Bean C of C
TOM BEAN — The Tom Bean Church of Christ invites everyone to worship with them. Sunday services begin with Bible class at 9 a.m. followed worship with congregational singing at 10 a.m. The evening service starts at 6 p.m. The Lord’s Supper is given each Sunday.
They have radio programs each Sunday at 7:30 a.m. on KFYN 1420 AM and KFYZ 93.5 FM. A.C. Quinn brings the lessons. Also airing on KFYN each Sunday, are the North Side church of Christ at 8 a.m. and the Leonard church of Christ at 8:30 a.m.
Bible classes begin at 7 p.m. Wednesdays.
The Gospel of Christ newsletter can be found at www.thegospelofchrist.com/ newsletter. Their television program comes on CBS at 7:30 a.m.
"A Woman’s Choice" a WEB video concerning a woman’s pregnancy, can be seen at www.PregnancyDecisions.org.
The church is located at the corner of FM 902 and FM 2729 South in Tom Bean.
DENISON — Trinity Lighthouse Church has Sunday services at 8:30 and 10:50 a.m. and Sunday School classes at 10 a.m. Wednesday services start at 7 p.m. A nursery is available during all services.
TLC is hosting a reception for new members at 6 p.m. this Sunday in room #106. Anyone interested in TLC membership or who wants to know how to get "connected" is encouraged to attend.
This Sunday is Communion Sunday. Every born again believer is invited to partake of communion regardless of church membership.
After this Sunday’s 10:30 a.m. service, the youth are invited to go eat at Wendy’s in Sherman. Each youth is responsible for their own meal cost. For details see Arie.
TLC’s monthly fellowship night is this Tuesday. Ladies will meet in room at 6:30 p.m. on room #106 to explore the biblical story of Samson and Delilah. Men are to meet at 7 p.m. in the gym. Child care is provided. Bring your favorite snack food and enjoy the fellowship.
All youth are invited to meet at the church at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8 as they go to Gwen and Jesse Leatherwood’s home for food, fun and fellowship. See Arie for details.
TLC needs volunteers in various areas, including the Media Department, greeters, and Children’s Department, especially on Wednesday nights.
Monday — Pathfinders meet at 7 p.m. in room #105. Wednesday — Morning Prayer group meets at 11 a.m in the sanctuary. Friday, Nov. 8 — James and Sharon McCrory will host Kingdom Builders at Doretta Lang’s home at 7 p.m.
The church is located at 2915 W. Spur 503 in Denison.
Morton St. C of C
DENISON —The Morton St. church of Christ invites you to their services. They meet at 9 a.m. each Sunday to study and assemble for worship at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.
They meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday for study and devotional.
Their leaders are Jerry Spradling and Hearl Mead are the leaders and Al;ex Warnes is the evangelist. If you desire a Bible study, free correspondence course or information about the church, call 903-465-4127 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit them at www.mortonstreetchurchofchrist.com.
You can find them at 2223 W. Morton St. in Denison.
DENISON — The First Presbyterian Church of Denison has Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. each Sunday and worship services at 10:55 a.m. in the chapel.
This Sunday is Communion Sunday. Non-perishable food items will be collected for the local food pantries.
The scripture readings for the Twenty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost are Hab . 1:1-4, 2:1-4 and Luke 19:1-109.
Men’s Breakfast will meet at 7 a.m. Tuesday at Park Avenue Church of Christ.
The Prayer Group will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the library.
The church is located at 213 N. Burnett, corner of Burnett and Gandy in Denison. For more information call the office 903-465-3923 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Grand Ave. Presbyterian
SHERMAN — Grand Avenue Presbyterian welcomes everyone to join them for worship services at 11 a.m this Sunday. Dr. Lander Bethel’s sermon will be "With Thanksgiving and Remembrance" based on Luke 6:20-31. Mike Taylor will be the lesson reader of Psalm 149 and Eph.1:11-23. After worship, members and friends will join one another for lunch at a nearby restaurant.
This Saturday morning, students from Austin College will be completing projects at the church as part of Austin College’s "Great Days of Service."
Ladies Dominoes will meet with Hiroko Hunnicutt at noon Tuesday for lunch, fellowship and games.
WYN! for youth and adults will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Supper will be provided by the Pat Nuckols Book Group. Afterwards, they will discuss Luke 21:5-19.
The church is located at 901 N. Grand Avenue, across from Austin College. The facilities are handicapped accessible. For more information call the church office 903-893-1921.
A Christian Fellowship
LUELLA — Angie Howery will be leading worship services this week at A Christian Fellowship Church in Luella.
Join them each Sunday at 9 a.m. for a coffee and doughnut fellowship followed by classes at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 10:30 a.m.
David Ellis leads the church in praise and worship in a contemporary style service. Dress is casual.
The church has a program for children, ages 2-11, called Kidz in Da Zone for Jesus, which meets during the morning service. The children learn Bible stories, enjoy puppet shows and learn all about the Bible. The church celebrates the Lord’s Supper each Sunday during the worship service.
Wednesdays begin with a potluck dinner at 6:30 p.m. followed by praise and worship and a devotional.
The church is located on the west side of Hwy. 11 in Luella. Look for the red brick building with the green metal roof on the hill. The cross will light the way for you. For more information contact David Ellis, 903-815-1333 or Mike Ball, 903-271-1870.
SHERMAN — Grace United Methodist Church invites you to join them this Sunday as they remember the saints of Christ’s church. Rev. John Fleming will bring the message "The Pursuit of Happiness" Part Three: "Image Is Everything" based on Joel 2:23-27 and Luke 18:9-14.
The Grace Choir will sing "Reap What You Sow" as the anthem at both services The traditional service will begin at 8:30 a.m. and the Worship Band will lead the 11 a.m. service.
Sunday School classes are available at 9:50 a.m. for the children. A nursery is provided.
The Grace UMC annual Chili Cook-0ff will be held this Saturday from 5-7 p.m. All proceeds will go to Mission Guatemala.
The College and Young Adults will meet at noon Sunday for lunch after the 11 a.m. service. The youth will meet at 5 p.m. for fun and fellowship.
On Wednesday, the Ladies Bible study will begin at 9:30 a.m in the Community Room, upstairs. Faithweavers, a Bible study for 1st-5th graders, will start at 6 p.m.; Pastor’s Bible study will be from 6-7 p.m. in the Community Room. Youth Bible study will be from 6-7 p.m. in the Youth Room.
On Thursday, the Super Seniors will meet at 9 a.m. for fellowship. The Legal Aid Clinic will open the doors at 6 p.m. at the entrance facing Canyon Creek.
The church is located at the corner of Hwy 1417 and 2800 Canyon Creek Dr., one-half mile south of Hwy. 82. The church office is open from 8:30-noon and 1-4:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday The building is handicapped accessible. For more information call 903-892-3681 or e-mail email@example.com Visit them at www.gracesherman.org.
Christ the King
SHERMAN — Christ the King Reformed Church invites you to join them for worship at 10 a.m Sunday followed by a time of coffee and fellowship.
In Sunday School, they are beginning a new discussion on issues that involve "Our daily walk with God in contemporary America."
They meet in the Texoma Room at the Hampton Inn, Hwy. 75 and 82 in Sherman. Weekly audio sermons are posted at shermanreformed.net and sermonaudio.com
Christ the King is a mission work of the South Central Classis under the Synod of the Reformed Church in the United States, Presbyterian in government. For more information call Rev. Neale Riffert at 903-624-2547.
Reformed Bible study
SHERMAN — The Bible study meets at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Everyone is welcome to attend as they study the book of Acts in the Bible and various timely topics. The study meets in the Texoma Room at the Hampton Inn, Hwy. 75 and 82 in Sherman.
The Men’s Fellowship breakfast meets at 6:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Sweetberries, Café, 1835 Texoma Parkway in Sherman. Discussions center on the Belgic Confession. Both fellowship meetings are led by Rev. Neale Riffert. For more information call 903-624-2547 or shermanreformed.net
SHERMAN — Pilgrim Nazarene Church invites you to worship with them this Sunday, beginning with Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. and morning worship at 10:45 a.m.
On Sunday evening the young people meet at 5:30 p.m. followed by children’s activities at 6 p.m. and evening worship at 6:30 p.m.
Bible study, with prayer and praise, will begin at 6:30 p.m this Wednesday so that a special fellowship can be held afterwards.
Prayer requests are always welcome. To submit a prayer request for the church bulletin, call 903-893-8523.
Transportation is provided for each services calling 903-893-8523.
The annual hay ride will take place tonight starting with games at 5:30 p.m. Come, bring a friend and enjoy the evening. For more info call 903-818-7236.
The Fall Revival will be held at 7 p.m. Nov. 10-17, led by Robert England. Everyone is invited.
You will always receive a warm welcome at Pilgrim.
The church is located on State Hwy. 56 about 1.5 miles east of Sherman High School in Sherman.
Key Memorial UMC
SHERMAN — The congregation of Key Memorial United Methodist Church invites everyone to their worship services at 10:30 a.m. this Sunday.
Rev James Welch’s sermon is entitled "Will You Be in That Number?" based on John 11:1-16. Holy Communion will be celebrated. Join them for adult Sunday School at 9:15 a.m.
Rev. Welch leads a Bible study at 5 p.m. Sundays. The group is currently finishing its study of the Book of Genesis.
Key Care Mission, a Sherman area community food pantry (The Green House), is open every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 1-4 p.m. Donations of nonperishable canned goods are appreciated.
The church is located at 901 E. Houston St. in Sherman. For more information call 903-892-9162. In case of a pastoral emergency call 903-267-0155.
SHERMAN — Legacy Bible has services at each Sunday at 9 and 10:45 a.m.
Garner Simpkins, the lead pastor, will deliver the message this Sunday, continuing in 1 John.
The nursery, preschool and children’s church programs are available during both Sunday services. They have weekly student ministry for middle and high school students and a college and young adult ministry.
Lisa Burlingame teaches a women’s Bible study entitled "Foundations from the Book of Genesis" each Tuesday at 7 p.m.
The men’s focus group, "Manhood Restored, How the Gospel Makes Men Whole" meets at 7 p.m. Tuesdays. Register at www.legacybiblechurch.org
You can participate in Operation Christmas Child by filling a shoebox to share with a child. For details on how to participate check out the church’s website or Samaritan’s Purse website. Boxes need to be dropped off at the church by Nov. 17, to be forwarded to Samaritan’s Purse.
The church is located on FM 691, between Hwy. 75 and Grayson College. For more information visit www.legacybiblechurch.org
DENISON — The Cottonwood Creek family and staff invite you to their weekly services. Bible Fellowship Groups begin at 9:45 a.m. followed by the worship service at 11 a.m. Children’s Church is available during the service.
Danny Broughton, pastor, has started a sermon series titled "Live 2 Give — Sowing Kingdom Seeds." This Sunday’s message is titled "Give Gifts" from II Corin. 9:6-15. Ryan Dickson and the Creek Band lead in worship. Join them this Sunday for a time of celebration.
Life Groups begin at 5:30 p.m Sundays in the fellowship hall and in homes around Denison.
Wednesdays begin with a meal at 5:30 p.m. followed by Team KID, Re-AMP and prayer meeting at 6:30 p.m.
The church is located at 2501 Sunset St., just a block east of Hyde Park Elementary in Denison. For more information call 903-465-2081 or visit www.cottonwoodcreek.org/ denison.
SHERMAN — SCN reminds you to turn your clocks back one hour on Saturday night.
The Sherman Church of the Nazarene invites you to join them for morning worship at 10 a.m. this Sunday.
The Senior Adults have Sunday School at 9 a.m. followed by worship services at 10 a.m. During worship, they offer Children Church classes. A class is available for children, age 2-5 years and another class is offered for Grades K-4th.
On Sundays they meet at 6 p.m. for prayer meeting. During the evening service, they have Kids Reaching Kids Project which includes lessons, music, games, snacks and fun. This time is for children, age 3 to 4th grade.
On Wednesdays, they have Bible study groups for all ages at 6:30 p.m.
A nursery is provided for newborns through age 2.
The van will pick up anyone who needs a ride to the church.
The church family invites you to all of their services and activities.
The church is located at 601 N.Heritage Pkwy (FM 1417, between Hwy. 56 and Washington in Sherman. For more information call 903-893-2643.
Serviccos en Espanol: Domingos-2 p.m.; Miercoles-6:30p.m. Emeterio Gomez, pastor. 806-576-9579.
St. Stephen’s Episcopal
SHERMAN — The congregation of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church invites the community to worship with them on the Twenty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost. Rev. Martin Yost, rector, will celebrate the services of Morning Prayer at 7:30 a.m., Said Mass at 8 a.m. and Sung Mass at 10 a.m. Sunday. Christian Education is offered at 9 a.m. Sundays.
Everyone is invited to meet in the parish hall after the 10 a.m. service for coffee, refreshments and fellowship. Call the office for a schedule of daily Masses and Morning and Evening Prayer.
All Saints’ Day is Friday, Nov. 1. Low Mass will be celebrated at 12:15 p.m. in All Saints’ Chapel. At 7 p.m. a Procession and High Mass will be offered.
All Souls’ Day is Saturday, Nov. 2. A Low Requiem Mass will be said at 9 a.m. in All Saints’ Chapel. At 11 a.m., a High Requiem Mass will be sung in the church.
Confession is offered at 4:30 p.m Saturday and by appointment.
Narcotics Anonymous meets at the church at 7 p.m Monday and Thursdays.
A Requiem Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6 in All Saints’ Chapel.
Everyone is invited to attend the Rector’s Bible Study on the Gospel of St. Luke at 10:45 a.m. Wednesday.
The Men’s Spiritual Growth and Breakfast Group will meet at 6:30 a.m. Thursday at Lupe’s in Sherman.
Those interred in the Columarium will be remembered at a Requiem Mass on Friday, Nov. 8 at 12:15 p.m. in All Saints’ Chapel.
Visitors are invited to attend all worship, study and social gatherings. Prayer requests are welcome. Call or e-mail your requests to the office.
The church is located at 401 S Crockett in Sherman, 903-892-6610, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Forest Ave. Baptist
SHERMAN — You are always welcome to worship, study and fellowship with the Forest Avenue family. Sunday School starts at 9:30 a.m and worship services follow at 10:45 a.m.
This Sunday, Brian Taylor, pastor, will be speaking on "Perfect Love" based on Matt. 5:43-48. The FABC worship team be leading in praise and worship and the Sanctuary Choir will present "In Time, On Time."
A special choir practice will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday.
The pastor will be leading a study from Psalms during the 6 p.m. Sunday service.
Prayer meeting and children’s ministry both meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays.
A Church Work Day has been set for November 9.
The church is located at 106 W. Forest Ave. in Sherman. For more information call 903-892-3506 or visit fabcsherman.com.
Hyde Park Presbyterian
DENISON — Everyone is invited to attend worship services at Hyde Park Presbyterian Church at 11 a.m this Sunday. Hal Hargis will be the worship leader and Cristian Soltero will provide the musical accompaniment. Dr. Ron Cunningham will present a sermon titled "Intelligence Can Be Deceptive."
The Women’s Circle will meet at 10 a.m. Monday. Linda Wilkinson will present the program. The Worship Committee will meet at 11 a.m. following the program.
Adult Sunday School begins at 9:45 a.m.
The church is located at 1708 Hyde Park Avenue in Denison. For more information call 903-465-6197.
WHITEWRIGHT — The First United Methodist Church invites you to worship with them each Sunday, beginning with Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. and followed by worship services at 10:50 a.m.
Join them at the Whitewright Grand Street Fall Festival this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The church’s Youth Group will have a "spin the wheel for candy" booth. Be sure and stop and give the wheel a spin. If you want a "new look", the Children’s Ministries can help you with at their hair salon. Stop by the FUMC information booth and say hello.
The church is located at 301 W. Maple in Whitewright. For more information call the church office, 903-364-2411.
First Christian, VA
VAN ALSTYNE — The First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Van Alstyne invites you to join them for worship services at 10:50 a.m. this Sunday.
Sunday School begins at 9:45 a.m. followed by a coffee fellowship at 10:30 a.m. and worship at 10:50 a.m.
Dr. John Stewart’s sermon this Sunday is "Seek Justice" based on Isaiah 1:11-18.
The next Men’s Breakfast will be held at 7:30 a.m. November 9.
The church is located at 274 S. Waco St. in Van Alstyne. A nursery is provided for newborns through age 2. For further information call the church office 903-482-5515 or e-mail email@example.com. Visit them at ww.fccvtx.org
SHERMAN — James Moore, pastor, and members of Fairview Baptist Church in Sherman invite you to worship with them each Sunday. Services begin at 8:15 and 11 a.m. and Bible study classes start at 9:30 a.m. A fully staffed nursery is provided during the services.
James Moore’s message this Sunday will be titled "Attitude Under Pressure," as found in I Peter 3:8-12.
Children’s Church, for ages K-4th graders, is held during the 11 a.m. service.
The Ladies Prayer group meets in Room 205 at the church at 12 noon Wednesdays.
Each Wednesday evening begins with a meal in the CFAC from 5:30-6:15 p.m. Reservations need to be in by noon Mondays. Adults eat for $6 and children, age 12 and under, $4.
Fairview Baptist, as a ministry, participates with Fairview School to collect "Boxtops 4 Education." You can bring your boxtops to the church and deposit them in the dropbox.
Adult Bible study, Team Kids and Student Worship all meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays.
The church is located 222 W. Taylor St. in Sherman. For more information contact them at 903-892-3543 or visit www.fairviewsherman.com.
Faith Fellowship Bapt.
DENISON — The Faith Fellowship Baptist family invites you to Sunday School at 9:30 a.m each Sunday and morning worship at 10:30 a.m. Russell Clemons, pastor, is currently preaching sermon series from the Book of Psalms. This Sunday’s sermon will be "The Day of Decline" from Psalm 12.
"S.O.N." (Sports Outreach Night) is held from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays at the church. High school juniors and seniors, college students and young adults are invited to come to play basketball, sand volleyball, ultimate Frisbee, tennis or swim.
Men’s Prayer Breakfast is held at 7:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Nick’s Restaurant in Denison.
The Wednesday evening schedule for the fall includes Acteens for youth girls at 4:30 p.m. and family supper at 5:30 p.m. Children’s mission organizations, including GA’s, RA’s and Mission Friends, Student Worship and prayer meeting, all start at 6:30 p.m.
The church is located at 4305 W. Crawford in Denison, one mile west of Hwy.75 at exit 68. For more information visit them at www.faithfellowshipbaptist.com.
Calvary Baptist, Denison
DENISON — The members of Calvary Baptist Church invite you to worship with them. Bible study groups start at 9:30 a.m. each Sunday and morning worship begins at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. in the sanctuary.
Dr. John McGinn will bring the morning message.
Men’s Bible Study meets at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday. All men are encouraged to attend.
A covered dish supper will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. Bring your favorite meat, vegetable or dessert. The monthly business meeting will be held following the meal. Meeting at 6:30 p.m. are GAs, Mission Friends and youth activities.
If you need transportation to their services, call the church office, 903-465-6003.
The church is located at 300 W. Acheson in Denison.
DENISON — Southside Baptist has Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. each Sunday and worship services at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m.
"Saturday Night Teens", grades 7th-12th, will meet this Saturday evening. Join them for the annual "Hunt for ‘Fred October’ ," featuring games, refreshments and fun. The festivities will start at 6 p.m. Bring a friend!
Church visitation is held Tuesdays at 7 p.m. Prayer meeting/ King’s Kids’/ midweek service meets each Wednesday, beginning at 7 p.m.
The Red River V alley Pastor’s Fellowship will be held Thursday, Nov. 7 at Gatewood Baptist Church in Garland.
The Red River Valley Youth Rally will take place Friday, Nov. 8.
If you need transportation to their services, call the church, 903-465-3636. For more information visit www.ssbctx.org
Rev. Keith Taylor is pastor of the church, located at 3500 S. Park Avenue in Denison.
Park Avenue C of C
DENISON — Everyone is invited to Bible classes at the Park Avenue Church of Christ at 9 a.m. this Sunday followed by a pulpit message at 10 a.m. in the auditorium, led by Todd Catteau and the worship service led by Basil McClure.
The Park Avenue Wednesday Suppers (PAWS) are held Wednesdays from 5:30-6:30 p.m. followed by their regular Bible classes at 7 p.m.
Celebrate Recovery meets from 6-9 p.m Tuesdays at the building.
PAK groups meet on Sunday evenings and at other times. For up to date information on the available groups, check out their website.
For more information visit www.parkavenuechurch.com or call the church office, 903-465-1288.
Westwood C of C
SHERMAN — "Grace Versus Law" will be the study topic during the Sunday morning worship assembly at 10:30 a.m. "The Cup of Suffering" will be the subject discussed during the 5 p.m. worship assembly.
They will continue their study of the Gospel of John during the adult Bible study at 9:30 a.m. Sunday.
The study lessons from the Life of Jacob will continue in the adult Bible study at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Everyone is invited to worship God and consider these subjects with them.
You are encouraged to place your questions in their question box. For further information call 903-487-2783.
First UMC, Sherman
SHERMAN — This Sunday is All Saints Sunday at First United Methodist Church. Join them as they remember those who have passed away this year. Services will be held at 8:30 and 10:50 a.m. Chris Dowd, pastor, will be preaching. Communion will be served.
Sunday School for adults and children begins at 9:40 a.m. If you would like more information on adult classes, contact Cassie Wade, pastor, at firstname.lastname@example.org. For information on programs for children, contact Abbey Echols at email@example.com
The United Methodist Youth Fellowship (grades 7-12) meets from 4-6 p.m. Sundays. Contact Sandy Garbacik at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
The church is located at 401 N. Elm St. in Sherman. For more information call the church office, 903-893-6514 or email email@example.com.
Pottsboro C of C
POTTSBORO — The Pottsboro Church of Christ meets at 9 a.m. Sundays for Bible study and 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. for worship. They enjoy a cappella singing, preaching, praying, giving and taking of the Lord’s supper. Gregg Knight is the minister.
Bible study is offered at 7 p.m Wednesdays. They also have a short devotion and singing. The adult class continues to study II Samuel.
The Ladies Bible Class meets at 10 a.m. Wednesdays. All ladies are encouraged to attend. The ladies will be meeting for a work day on Wednesday, Nov. 6. They furnish blankets and quilts for the Crisis Center, RSVP and the Dialysis Centers.
Donations are also being made to purchase a pair of tennis shoes for every child in the New Mexico Children’s Home. The money for the shoes will be sent to the children’s home on December 1 in time for Christmas.
Watch "The Gospel of Christ" Sundays at 7 a.m. on KXII My Texoma, Cable One Channel 2 and 7:30 a.m. on KXII Channel 12; and Thursdays at 6 p.m. on DISH, Channel 262. "In Search of the Lord’s Way" airs Sundays at 6:30 a.m. on DISH Channel 259 and 7 a.m. on KXII.
The congregation meets at 522 W. Hwy. 120 in Pottsboro. If you would like to study the Bible or have questions, call 903-786-9602 or 903-267-7789 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Luella First Baptist
LUELLA — The Luella First Baptist family welcomes you to worship with them at 11 a.m. this Sunday. Harvey Patterson, pastor, will deliver a message entitled "The 7 New Assurances Accompanying Salvation" based on Romans 8. Everyone is welcome.
They will enjoy evening worship at 6 p.m. this Sunday. The evening message is "5 Signs That You Are Alive Spiritually" from the Book of Colossians. This is a time of fellowship, singing and the preaching of God’s word.
On Tuesdays the women have a Ladies Bible study at 10 a.m. This study also includes brunch, prayer and fellowship. They are currently in a study called "Growing Older and Wiser!" They also have a women’s Bible study at 6:30 p.m Tuesdays. All women are welcome.
Age-related Bible studies for children, youth and adults are held at 7 p.m Wednesdays.
The church offices are open from Monday-Thursday each week. For more information about worship services and other activities, call them at 903-893-2252.
North Park Baptist
SHERMAN — North Park’s Saturday night worship service, led by Chuck Bell, begins at 6 p.m. Everyone is welcome.
The staff and congregation of North Park Baptist Church invite everyone to join them for worship at 8:15 or 10:30 a.m. and Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. David Murphy, pastor, leads the worship service and Mark Bennett leads the music. Sunday evening services begin at 6 p.m.
Wednesday activities begin at 6:30 p.m. and include adult Bible study, youth activities and Team Kids.
Men’s Breakfast will meet at 6:30 a.m. Thursday at IHOP. Men’s Lunch is held at noon Thursdays at Track’s.
Child care for infants through age 3 is provided for most services.
The church is located at 2605 Rex Cruse Dr. in Sherman. For more information call the church, 903-892-8429 or visit www.northparknet.com. Office hours are 8:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 8:30 a.m. to noon on Friday.
For text message updates throughout the week, text Northpark (one word) to 903-821-7000.
First Baptist, Sherman
SHERMAN — The First Baptist Church of Sherman invites everyone to join them for Sunday School at 9:30 a.m. each Sunday and worship services at 10:45 a.m.
FBC services are broadcast at 10 a.m. every Sundays on KXII-TV Channel 12.
The Church Conference will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday in the sanctuary.
The church is located at 400 S. Travis in Sherman. For more information contact the church, 903-893-9121. If you are unable to attend, listen to Dr. Michael Lawson’s sermons at www.fbcsherman.org.
Payne Chapel AME
SHERMAN — The Payne Chapel AME Lay Organization will honor all veterans with a free meal at their Annual Veterans Day Dinner at 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4 in the church’s fellowship hall.
The church wants to show their appreciation to every veteran who served our country so bravely.
There will be a $5 donation for each veteran’s spouse or family member who attends.
The public is invited.
The church is located at 701 N. East St. in Sherman. For more information contact Elaine Gaines, 903-487-2833, lay president. Rev. Marjorie Hamilton-Scott is pastor of the church.
BELLS — Everyone is invited to worship this Sunday at Antioch Baptist Church. Sunday School begins at 10 a.m. and worship services are at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Nursery and Children’s Church are available during the morning service.
Kenneth VanHorn, pastor, will continue the sermon series "What God Really Like?" during the morning service.
The study "The Invisible War: What every believer needs to know about Satan, Demons and Spiritual Warfare" will continue at the 6 p.m. service.
Prayer meeting, RA’s, GA’s, Mission Friends and youth all meet at 6 p.m. each Wednesday.
The children are collecting the Christmas Shoe Boxes now until Thanksgiving.
Everyone is invited to the worship service at 3 p.m. Nov. 10 at the Pecan Point Assisted Living and Memory Care, 1011 E. Pecan Grove Road In Sherman. For more information call Judy Johnson, 903-965-4124 or Bernice Phelps, 903-965-4126.
Plans are being made for a Thanksgiving luncheon to be held in the fellowship hall on Nov. 17 immediately following the morning service. Everyone is asked to bring a covered dish.
The church is located at 455 Pink Hill Road, three miles west of Bells, just off Hwy.56.. Turn south on Antioch Road to Pink Hill Road and into the church parking lot.
Woods St. C of C
SHERMAN — The Woods St. congregation invites everyone to join them for Bible class at 9 a.m. Sundays followed by worship at 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Wednesday worship begins at 7 p.m.
Jon Smith, the minister, will bring Sunday’s lesson "All Lost Is Hope" based on Job. 2:7-10. Tim Howard will lead a cappella singing. The Lord’s supper is served every Sunday.
If you want to study the Bible or have questions call 903-892-4519 or visit www.woodsstchurchofchrist.org
The church is located at 2100 N. Woods St. in Sherman.
SHERMAN — This Sunday is Daylight Savings Time. Don’t forget to change your clocks.
Rev. Craig Sturm will preside this Sunday, with Steve Mildward assisting and Michelle Cantu leading Children’s Church. Sunday School class meets at 9 a.m. followed by fellowship at 10 a.m. with worship, Holy Communion and Children’s
Church at 10:30 a.m. The Daughters of the King will meet at 12 noon.
Monday — Dr. Case’s piano lessons are held from 2:30-7 p.m.; GNTX, 5 p.m.; Al-Anon meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday — The Luther Group will meet at 1 p.m.; Fox Hall AA meets at 8 p.m. Wednesday— The Women Morning Quilters meet at 9 a.m.; Al-Anon group meets at 12 noon. Thursday — The Prayer Circle starts at 11 a.m.; Dr. Case’s piano lessons begin at 2 p.m.; Fox Hall AA meets at 8 p.m. Friday — The Garden Angels meet at 8 a.m. The Bazaar workday will begin at 9 a.m.; the Sisterhood group will meet at 9:30 a.m. Saturday — The 51st Annual Holiday Bazaar will open at 9 a.m.; the Fox Hall AA meets at 8 p.m.
The church, a member of Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, is located at 1515 N. Travis in Sherman. For more information call 903-893-3906 or visit www.tlc-sherman.org.
SHERMAN — Jubilee Fellowship Church in Sherman has services each Sunday at 11 a.m.
Sherman and Paula Haggard, pastors, invite everyone to worship with them.
JFC is a multi-cultural cross generation church, with ministry for all ages.
The church is located at 5525 N. Travis St. in Sherman. For prayer and more information call 903-868-9496 or 903-892-4000.
Calvary Baptist, Sherman
SHERMAN — Kevin George, pastor, and Calvary Baptist Church invite you to join them for any of their worship opportunities.
Sunday School begins at 9:45 a.m. followed by worship services at 10:45 a.m. and Sunday evening discipleship classes, led by the pastor, at 6:30 p.m. A special children’s choir Christmas rehearsal will start at 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday evenings include Bible study and AWANA at 6:30 p.m.
"AWANA Sunday" will take place on November 10 at 10:45 a.m. If you have a child participating in AWANA at Calvary, you are especially invited to attend this service.
If you need transportation to any of their services contact the church office, 903-892-2505.
The church is located at 421 W. Moore St. in Sherman. For more information visit them at calvarymbc.com
Grayson Bible Bapt.
SHERMAN — Roy Webster, pastor, and the staff of Grayson Bible Baptist invite everyone to join them for services at 11 a.m. Sunday.
Sunday School meets at 10 a.m. and the evening services start at 6 p.m.
The pastor will be preaching a series entitled "The Victorious Christian Life" on Sunday mornings, and will start a new series entitled "Building God’s Way" on Sunday nights.
The LIFE program for youth meets at 7 p.m Wednesdays, with Tyler Bittner, youth pastor, leading the youth in games, singing and a brief challenge. Teens can win a shopping trip by gaining points through attendance, bringing visitors and other ways.
Grayson Christian School, grades K-3 through 12, will host the annual Fall Festival and Chili Cook-off on Saturday, Nov. 16. Everyone is invited to attend and participate in the chili cook-off which begins at 5 p.m. There will be carnival games and prizes for the kids, arts and crafts booths and door prizes will be given out. A cake and pie auction will be held at 6:30 p.m. All proceeds will go to benefit the school. If you have questions about the festival or enrollment in the school, contact Greg Rostyne, 903-892-3304 or www.graysonchristian.org
The church and school are located on Hwy. 82, three miles east of Hwy. 75 at FM 1417. For more information call 903-892-2141 or visit www.graysonbbc.org.
Sherwood Shores Chapel
SHERWOOD SHORES — David Frierson, pastor, and the congregation invite everyone to the services and activities at Sherwood Shores Chapel this weekend.
Rev. Frierson will preach a message entitled "Forgiveness" based on John 20:22-23. This Sunday is Communion Sunday.
Elder John Lewis will read the scripture lesson for the day, Genesis 2:4-7. This Sunday’s choir anthem is "Hallelujah, ’Tis Done."
Sunday School begins at 9:15 a.m. The adults are studying the Gospel of Matthew. Coffee Fellowship time is at 10 a.m. and the worship service follows at 10:30 a.m. A nursery is provided during the worship hour.
The Junior and Senior High Youth Group will meet for a meal at 6 p.m. Sunday followed by a Bible lesson. Geoff Andress, assistant pastor and youth pastor, leads this group.
Bible study and prayer meeting start at 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Rev. Frierson is teaching from the Book of Acts.
The seminar on the Constitution, led by Jim Wade, will continue at 7 p.m. Tuesday. This is the sixth week of this 12-week seminar.
The chapel is located at 969 Hillcrest Circle in Sherwood Shores on the western side of Lake Texoma. They are 15 miles north of Whitesboro off of Hwy. 377 N. Visit them at www.sherwoodshoreschapel.org
Inspiration Point Cowboy
TOM BEAN — Duane Peters, pastor, and the congregation of Inspiration Point Cowboy Church invite everyone to worship and fellowship with them this Sunday.
Sunday School begins at 9:45 a.m. followed by the worship services at 11 a.m.
Inspiration Point invites everyone to their First Arts, Crafts and Baked Goods fund-raiser this Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The church’s Annual Auction is planned for November 9.
Evening services start at 6 p.m. Sundays and 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Bible study and prayer time starts at 7 p.m. Mondays.
All services are casual dress.
This Bible-believing, non-denominational church is located 2.5 miles south of Tom Bean on FM 2729 South or 3.3 miles north of FM 121. For more information or directions to the church, call 903-546-9839, 903-815-2278 or 903-815-2270.