Area Baptist churches host Christmas musical


SHERMAN — Baptist churches will join countywide to present their Christmas musical, “Jesus Our Treasure” at 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in the Kidd Key Auditorium in Sherman.


The musical will be will be performed by a 100-voice choir and cast.


The hosting churches include First Baptist Church, Fairview Baptist Church and Northpark Baptist Church, all of Sherman, joined by First Baptist Church of Howe and First Baptist Church of Collinsville.


Kidd-Key is located at 220 W. Mulberry in Sherman.


Temple of Hope, Faith and Grace have candlelight service


SHERMAN — Temple of Hope, Faith and Grace, 823 E. Pecan, Sherman, will present its annual candlelight service at 5 p.m. Sunday.


The theme will be, “The purpose of Christmas” based on Matthew 1:21, John 1:29, and 1 John 1:1-4


The guest speaker will be Elder Jamel McClendon of Eternity Community Church in Frisco. Singing, readings and praise dances will also be featured.


For information, call 903-215-5792.


Grand Avenue Presbyterian Church presents live nativity


SHERMAN — Grand Avenue Presbyterian Church will present its 64th annual live nativity scene from 6-8 p.m. Sunday.


The church is located at 901 N. Grand Avenue in Sherman.


Cornerstone Baptist Church honors pastor and wife


SHERMAN — Cornerstone Baptist Church, 1412 N. Grant, Sherman, will celebrate 70 years of ministry from James and Delpha Crawford at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Special music will be included.


The church will hold its annual holiday dinner following the service.


For information, call 903-893-1329.


Hyde Park Presbyterian Church welcomes chaplain of Choctaw nation, choir


Hyde Park Presbyterian Church, 1708 Hyde Park Ave., Denison, will host the chaplain of the Choctaw Nation, the Rev. Olin Williams and a Choctaw choir, the Johnson Family Singers at 11 a.m. Sunday.


Faith Church to put on musical


SHERMAN — Faith Church will present its Christmas musical, “Journey of Faith: Celebrating the Season, the Story, the Savior” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and at 4 p.m. Sunday and Dec. 16.


Created by Phillip Keveren and Tony Wood, “Journey of Faith” celebrates the journey of Christmas through music and story. It will be presented by the Faith Church choir, orchestra and drama department.


Admission is free. For information, call 903-893-0349.


The church is located at 1800 N. Heritage Pkwy. in Sherman.


Denison City-wide Ministerial Alliance holds fellowship


SHERMAN — The Denison City-wide Ministerial Alliance will hold its second Sunday night fellowship at 6 p.m. Sunday at Alpha & Omega Community Baptist Church.


The messenger will be the Rev. C.E. Evans, pastor of Hopewell Baptist Church in Denison.


Alpha & Omega Community Baptist Church is located at 401 E. Sears St. in Denison.


Progressive Baptist Church sings carols to seniors


SHERMAN — Progressive Baptist Church will sing Christmas carols at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Homestead of Sherman.


The church will also celebrate Federation Sunday at 3 p.m. Sunday with praise and worship at 1101 E. Houston St. in Sherman.


First Missionary Baptist Church holds membership drive revival


WHITEWRIGHT — First Missionary Baptist Church will hold its membership drive revival at 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday.


The speaker will be the Rev. C.E. Evans of Hopewell Baptist Church in Denison.


An offering will be received.


The church is located at 312 E. Elm St. in Whitewright.


Mount Olive Baptist Church seeks minister of music


DENISON — Mount Olive Baptist Church is seeking a minister of music. The person selected will report to the senior pastor, organize and lead the music ministry of the church and assist the pastor during worship services.


For information contact the senior pastor, Alton E. Blakely at 214-684-4210.