First Missionary Baptist Church holds youth day program


WHITEWRIGHT — First Missionary Baptist Church, 312 Elm St., Whitewright, will have its annual youth day program at 3 p.m. Sunday.


The theme will be, “I will bless the Lord at all times,” based on Psalm 34:1.


Guest speaker will be the Rev. Ricky A. Sommers Sr. and members of the Western Beauty Christian Methodist Episcopal Church family of Whitewright.


Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church celebrates anniversary


SHERMAN — Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 26th anniversary at 11 a.m. Sunday.


Light Church Pastor Ron Shaw, of Mesquite, will be the guest speaker.


Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church is located at 1615 South Travis St. in Sherman.


Trinity Lighthouse puts on marriage class


DENISON — Trinity Lighthouse Church will conduct a 10-week marriage class beginning at 7 p.m. Monday. The class is open to singles as well as couples.


Cost is $30 per couple and $15 per single.


To register, contact Deena Steen at 903-814-1717. Deadline to register is Sunday.


The church is located at 2915 W. Spur 503 in Denison.


Hopewell Baptist observes pastor’s anniversary


DENISON — Hopewell Baptist Church will observe the 37th anniversary of Pastor C.E. Evans. The theme will be, “Giving our pastor double honor for his labor in the word,” based on I Timothy 5:17.


Antioch Baptist church of Denison Pastor Manuel Gardner will preach at 7 p.m. Friday. Guest churches will include Alpha & Omega, Ecclesia and Mt. Vernon Baptist churches of Denison and First Missionary Baptist Church of Whitewright.


Beginners Baptist Church Pastor Kenneth Pace will preach at 11 a.m. Sunday.


Bishop Larry Goodman of New Hope Christian Fellowship of Denison will preach at 3 p.m. Sunday. Other guests will include Mt. Olive Baptist and Mt. Zion Baptist Churches of Denison, Greater New Hope of Sherman, and special guest, St. Matthew Baptist Church of Dallas.


Hopewell Baptist Church is located at 606 W. Bond in Denison.


Daniel House of Deliverance holds spring musical fundraiser


SHERMAN — Daniel House of Deliverance Christian Methodist Episcopal Church will hold its spring musical fundraiser at 6 p.m. Saturday. The theme is, “Let us sing unto the Lord,” based on Psalm 95:1.


Featured guests include Warriors for Christ Mime Team of Honey Grove, the Rev. Ricky Sommers, Texoma Gospel Saint and other guest choirs and soloists.


Church choirs and praise teams are invited to join and render an A selection.


The combined choirs of the church are also having a choir fundraiser. Raffle tickets for a chance to win a $100 Visa card will be available. You may purchase tickets for $2, $3 or $5 from any choir member.


RSVP by contactingcombined choir president Marcella Reed at 903-487-8728 or Musical Minister Wendy Waddles at 903-624-2298.


The church is located at 2002 S. East St. in Sherman.


Progressive Baptist Church holds anniversary banquet


SHERMAN — Progressive Missionary Baptist Church will celebrate its 125th anniversary with a banquet at 6 p.m. March 23.


For ticket information contact the church administrator from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday at 903-893-8702.


The church is located at 1101 E. Houston St. in Sherman.


Grand Avenue Presbyterian Church offers effective parenting classes


SHERMAN — Grand Avenue Presbyterian Church, 901 N. Grand Ave., Sherman, will host its eight-week series “Systematic Training for Effective Parenting” from 4-5:30 p.m beginning March 24. For more information and to register, call 903-893-1921. The facilities are handicapped accessible.