Pancake breakfast to benefit Denison ministries

DENISON — A pancake breakfast will be held from 7-11 a.m. Saturday at the Denison Fall Fest at Heritage Park on Main Street.

Proceeds will benefit three Denison outreach ministries consisting of Grayson County Helping Hands, the Grayson County Shelter, and the Denison Ministerial Alliance Prescription Assistance Program.

Breakfast includes pancakes, sausage, coffee and orange juice. The cost is $8.

Tickets may be purchased on site Saturday morning or in advance at Parkside Baptist Church, Waples United Methodist Church, First Presbyterian Church or Park Avenue Church of Christ, all of Denison.

In the event of rain, the event will be moved to Waples UMC.

Daniel House of Deliverance sets musical workshop

SHERMAN — Daniel House of Deliverance will hold a musical workshop on Saturday. Practice will be at 10 a.m. and the performance will be at 5 p.m. Registration is $10.

The workshop will feature the Rev. Margarita McDonald, minister of music at Metropolitan Christian Methodist Episcopal Church in Fort Worth.

McDonald’s achievements include singing the Poulenc “Gloria” at Carnegie Hall in New York City, directing the Fort Worth Honor Choir in Bass Hall, and singing in Schola Cantorum of Texas for more than 20 years. She currently serves as a choral music consultant for the Fort Worth Independent School District.

To register, call Marcella Reed at 903-487-8728. The church is located at 2002 S. East Street in Sherman.

Temple of Hope, Faith and Grace to hold fish fry

SHERMAN — Temple of Hope, Faith and Grace will hold a fish fry beginning at 11 a.m. Saturday.

The menu will include fried catfish, french fries, coleslaw, peach cobbler and drinks. Call in orders are welcome at 903-870-4915.

The church is located at 823 E. Pecan St. in Sherman.

Hungry for More Jesus hosts Bible Study

SHERMAN — The Hungry for More Jesus Bible study will meet at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Grandy’s meeting room at 3201 Texoma Parkway in Sherman.

This month’s study will be led by Light Fellowship Church Pastor Effie Bowden. The topic is taken from Proverbs 4:7.

Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church to honor pastor and wife

TRENTON — Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church will honor Pastor WC Vine and First Lady Irene Vine with a 38th pre-appreciation lunch and service Sunday.

Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. followed by the service at 3 p.m.

Bishop Larry Goodman of New Hope Christian Church Fellowship in Denison will be the guest speaker.

Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church is located at 703 Augustus Street in Trenton.

Mt. Zion Baptist Church will conduct annual usher’s program

Mt. Zion Baptist Church will hold its annual usher’s program at 3:30 p.m. Sunday.

The theme will be, “Dedicating our time to God” based on Ecclesiastes 3:1-8. The program will include praise, worship and fellowship.

The Rev. Connice Mayes, pastor of New Salem Baptist Church in Paris, will be the guest speaker.

Mt. Zion Baptist Church is located at 530 W. Walker St. in Denison.

Faith Church hosts annual fall festival

SHERMAN — The fall festival at Faith Church in Sherman is back for the 10th year. Saturday, visit the church grounds between noon and 4 p.m. to be a part of the celebration.

Fall Fest will feature a variety of activities including a petting zoo, balloon artist, pony rides, giant slides, and much more. Children can visit booths, play games, and win prizes. The Cake Wheel will participants taking advantage of the chance to win homemade goodies.

Faith Fit will celebrate the 10th anniversary event with giant-sized checkers, Jenga, and Connect Four games. The Faith Fit Obstacle Course will have new obstacles. This year’s fall fest will also offer a rock wall for kids of all ages.

Free food and drinks will be available at the event, including red beans and rice along with the standard festival fare such as grilled hot dogs, popcorn and candy.

Admission to the event is free. Faith Church is located at 1800 N. Heritage Parkway in Sherman, at the northwest corner of Highway 1417 and Taylor Street. For more information, call 903-893-0349 or visit