Covenant Presbyterian

Covenant Presbyterian

SHERMAN — Serendipity Bible study meets at 9:30 a.m. and choir rehearsal is at 10:30 a.m. Fellowship begins at 10:30 a.m. Service and sacrament begin at 10:50 a.m.

Wednesday, Joy class meets at 10:30 a.m. in the CCC activities room. Staff meeting is at noon. Depression support group will meet at 5:30 in the main church building.

Thursday, men’s discussion group meets at 7 a.m. at Grandy’s on Texoma Parkway.

The church is located at 322 W. Pecan in Sherman. For more information, call 903-892-1502 or visit the website at

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church

DENISON — Worship services for Sunday are at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Children’s Sunday school is held for children in kindergarten through 6th grade on Sunday from 9:30 a.m. — 10:15 a.m.

The ECW meets Sunday after 10:30 a.m. service.

AA meetings are Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 7 p.m. at 306 N. Fannin. For more information, contact the church office at 903-465-2630.

Men’s prayer and study group meet on Tuesday mornings at 8 a.m. at Country Java. The service of Holy Eucharist is every Tuesday at noon.

On Tuesday the Seasoned Senior Luncheon group will meet at 12:30 p.m. in the Lattimore Room. Bring a lunch.

Surviving Sisters and Brothers, Inc., an emotional support group, meet Tuesday evenings at Kohfeldt Hall from 6 to 7 p.m.

Alpha course is at 6 p.m. on Wednesdays.

The youth group will meet at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at the duplex. Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts meet Thursdays from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

St. Luke’s Manna Ministries is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to noon. The public is welcome, and Manna Meal is every Saturday from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in Kohfeldt Hall. The Manna Ministries back-to-school clothing give-a-way is from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 14 and 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Aug. 15 in Kohfeldt Hall. All sizes of clothing from infants to plus sizes will be given away.

St. Luke’s is located at 427 West Woodard Street (the corner of Woodard and Fannin Avenue).

Parish office hours are Monday — Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please call 903-465-2630 with any questions.

Sherwood Shores Chapel

GORDONVILLE — Worship service starts at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday. The pastor’s message is "Covered With Prayer." The sermon text is Ephesians 6:18. The scripture reading is Psalm 145.

Sunday school is at 9:15 a.m. followed by coffee fellowship time at 10 a.m. Day of Atonement, a video on the feasts of the Bible and their fulfillment in the work of Jesus, will be shown.

The women’s ministry’s ice cream social for the community is from 6-9 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 28.

The chapel is located at 969 Hillcrest Circle in Sherwood Shores on the western side of Lake Texoma, fifteen miles north of Whitesboro off 377N. The website is

First Presbyterian

DENISON — Sunday school is at 10 a.m., a coffee fellowship is at 11 a.m., and worship service is at 11:30 a.m. in the chapel. Wanda Johnson will be the guest speaker with sermon, "What are you seeking?" Scripture readings are 2 Samuel 11:1-15, Ephesians 3:14-21; and John 6:1-21. Fellowship luncheon will follow worship.

Presbyterian Women will meet at 9 on Tuesday. Prayer group meets at 10 in the library on Wednesday.

The church is located at 213 N. Burnett, corner of Burnett and Gandy. For more information, call the office 903-465-3923 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Red River Cowboy Church

SHERMAN — Beginning at 10 a.m. Sunday school is held for all ages from infants through adults. A worship service starts each week at 11 a.m. The nursery is provided from 9:45 until noon for newborns.

The church is located on Highway 691, one-half mile west of U.S. Highway 75 and the new TMC Hospital in Denison. For more information call 903-821-7006.

Christian Science Society

DENISON — The Christian Science Society, located at 927 W. Sears St. in Denison, has Sunday services and Sunday school at 10 a.m. Testimonies of healing are held the first and third Wednesday of each month at 8 p.m.

The lesson for Sunday is "Truth" and the Golden Text is from Genesis 1:3. Services include hymns of praise and a Bible lesson.

Documented reports of Christian healing are available at no cost to anyone who requests them.

Choctaw Creek Cowboy Church

SAVOY — Church will meet at 10 a.m. Sunday with music, doughnuts, and fellowship followed by Bible preaching at 10:30 a.m. The music is provided by the Choctaw Creek Cowboy Band.

Sunday’s Bible message is based on Acts 10:16-48, titled "Stories of Great Christians: Two Men Respond to Visions."

First Sunday chuck wagon is after worship service the first Sunday monthly.

Monday at 11 a.m., a music and Bible study meets in the A Hall of Clyde Cosper Veterans Home in Bonham.

Second Tuesday monthly, the Lunch Bunch meets at 11 a.m.

Wednesday at 7 p.m., there is a country gospel singing event at CCCC, and every 4th Wednesday of the month at 11 a.m. there will be a chapel message in music at Wesley Village in Denison.

Thursday at 11 a.m., there is a gospel music therapy event in Memory Care at Clyde Cosper and the third Thursday, music for worship is at Texoma Healthcare in Sherman.

The third Saturday in July, there will be a community pickin’ at 7 p.m. at Sadler Community Center.

CCCC meets in the red tin western-style building on the south side of Hwy 56 at the east side of Savoy.

Calvary Baptist Church

DENISON — Morning services begin with Bible study groups at 9:30 a.m., then morning worship held at 10:45 in the sanctuary.

Evening service begins at 6 p.m. in the chapel. Kidz Zone and youth group will start at 6:30 on Wednesday night.

The church is located at 300 W. Acheson, Denison. For more information or for transportation services call the church office at 903-465-6003.

Antioch Baptist Church

BELLS — Sunday school for all ages meets at 10 a.m. and worship follows at 11 a.m. A nursery and children’s church are available during the morning worship service.

Prayer meetings, RA’s, GA’s, Mission Friends and youth meet at 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Youth girls will have Friday night out on July 31 from 5 p.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday. For more information, contact Judy Johnson at 903-821-5923 or Corrie Brannum at 903-821-4065.

The church is located at 455 Pink Hill Road, 3 miles west of Bells just off Highway 56. Turn south on Antioch Road to Pink Hill Road and into the church parking lot.

Westwood Village Church of Christ

SHERMAN — Sunday morning service is at 10:30 a.m. and will discuss the topic "The Significance of the Lord’s Supper." They will consider the topic "Lessons From the Book of Hosea" during the 5 p.m. evening assembly.

They will study the book of James in the 9:30 a.m. Sunday adult Bible study class. They will study the book of Numbers in the adult Bible study at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Questions are encouraged. Place them in the question box. For more information, call 903-487-2783. The church is located at 314 N. Tolbert in Sherman.

Faith Fellowship Baptist Church

DENISON — The Faith Fellowship Baptist Church has Sunday school at 9:30 and morning worship service at 10:30. Russell Clemons will be preaching "Harmony in the Lord" from Philippians 4:1-4. The Acteens will be hosting a ladies lunch fellowship immediately following morning worship.

Water aerobic exercise classes are held at the church pool Monday — Saturday mornings at 9 a.m.

"S.O.N." (Sports Outreach Night) is held at the church every Monday evening from 6:30 — 8:30 p.m. High school juniors and seniors, college students, and young adults come play basketball, sand volleyball, ultimate Frisbee, or tennis.

Every Tuesday morning at 7:30 the men of the church meet for Men’s Prayer Breakfast at Nick’s Family Restaurant in Denison.

The Wednesday evening schedule for the summer includes children’s snack supper at 5:45, children’s missions organizations at 6:30, "Oasis" student worship and Bible study for students in 7th grade through college at 6:20, and prayer meeting at 6:30.

Faith Fellowship Baptist Church is located at 4305 W. Crawford in Denison, just one mile west of U.S. Highway 75 at exit 68. For more information, log onto the website at For information on youth activities search FFBC Student Ministry on Facebook.

Morton Street Church of Christ

DENISON — The Morton Street Church of Christ meets for Bible class at 9 a.m. each Sunday and assembles for worship at 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Classes are available for all ages. They have congregational singing, communion, prayers will be offered, and a contribution will be taken up.

They meet again at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Layne Heitz from Durant, Okla. will be the guest speaker. Classes for young children are offered.

They are located at 2223 W. Morton St. in Denison. The church office can be reached at 903-465-4127 or email them at Their website is

Tom Bean Church of Christ

TOM BEAN — Bible class for all ages is at 9 a.m. Sunday and worship is at 10 a.m. with congregational singing. The evening worship service begins at 6 p.m. Communion is given each Sunday.

Wednesday Bible classes for all ages is at 7 p.m.

The church is located at the corner of FM 902 and FM 2729 South in Tom Bean.

There is a radio program at 7:30 a.m. on KFYN 1420 AM and KFYZ 93.5 FM on Sunday. The North Side Church of Christ is at 8 a.m. and Leonard Church of Christ is at 8:30 a.m. both on KFYN 1420 AM. Televised program "In Search of the Lord’s Way" comes on Fox at 7 p.m.

Virginia Point United Methodist

SAVOY — Virginia Point United Methodist Church holds services at 11 a.m. Sunday. Scripture reading is John 6:1-21 and the sermon is titled "Fourth Sign: Feeding 5000." Children’s time will be conducted during the worship hour.

Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. and coffee and doughnuts will be provided.

Virginia Point Prayers will hold its next monthly meeting at 6 p.m. the second Wednesday.

Virginia Point UMC is located north of Savoy/Bells at 1386 County Road 1200. The website is

North Park Baptist

SHERMAN — Worship is at 8:15 and 10:30 a.m. and Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Sunday evening there will be movies for all ages beginning at 6 p.m.

Wednesday, adult Bible study, Team Kids and youth activities begin at 6:30 p.m.

Childcare for infants through three years is provided for most services.

For more information, call the church at 903-892-8429 or visit Office hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday — Thursday and 8:30 a.m. to noon on Friday. The church is located at 2605 Rex Cruse Dr. in Sherman.

For text message updates, text Northpark to 903-821-7000. The church is on Facebook and on Twitter @np_baptist.

First United Methodist

VAN ALSTYNE — The church is located at 303 S. Preston. There is a contemporary service at 9 a.m. with communion served weekly and a traditional service at 11 a.m. with communion served the first Sunday of the month.

The Van Alstyne Kids Eat Free program is continuing through August 21st. A free lunch is given to children from 11:30 to noon at the Sanford Center gym at First UMC, Van Alstyne.

For more information on church events visit

MLK Church of Christ

DENISON — Bible study is at 9:30 a.m. Sunday and the lesson will be from John 17:12. Morning worship is at 10:30 a.m. Sunday.

Wednesday Bible study is at 7 p.m. and will be out of the book of Hebrews.

The church is located at 600 MLK St in Denison.

First United Methodist

TOM BEAN — Sunday mornings begin with conversation, coffee and doughnuts at 9 a.m., followed by Sunday school at 9:30, and worship at 10:30.

Saturday, August 15 is "Nourishing Our Neighbors" Saturday. A community breakfast will be from 9 to 11 a.m. The food pantry is open from 9 to 11 a.m.

Sunday, August 9 will be a free "I Am They" concert

The church is located at 7688 State Hwy 11, across from Tom Bean High School. For more information, call the church office at 903-546-6898 or email You can visit them at

Pottsboro Church of Christ

POTTSBORO — The Pottsboro Church of Christ is located at 522 W. Highway 120. On Sunday, the church assembles at 10 a.m. for worship. The lesson will be from the book of Ephesians. Bible study begins at 9 a.m. and Sunday evening services begin at 5 p.m. with a message from 2 Peter.

The church meets for Bible study and a short devotional at 7 p.m. Wednesday night. Rodger Daniel will be teaching "heaven." Classes for all ages are available.

Second Sunday of the month, lunch is served in the fellowship room to honor that month’s birthdays and anniversaries.

The summer youth series scheduled for each Tuesday night has begun. The youth will travel to 7th and Beech to hear lesson "Friendly" by B.J. Albright.

This quarter, the members are collecting cornstarch and baking soda requested by the New Mexico Christian Children’s Home to be picked up in October.

Call the church for more information at 903-786-9602.

Harvest Time Assembly of God

SHERMAN — Harvest Time services include Sunday school classes beginning at 9 a.m. and worship service at 10 a.m. Wednesday evening classes begin at 7 p.m. designed for the entire family. During all service times, child care is provided.

Harvest Time is located at 222 S Heritage Parkway (FM 1417) in Sherman. For more information, visit the website at or contact the church office at 903-868-2825.

Red River Unitarian Universalist

DENISON — Red River Unitarian Universalist Church will have a sermon by Rev. Douglas Strong titled "Jorge Mario Bergoglio: My New Hero" at 11:15 a.m. on Sunday.

The morning’s activities begin with meditation in the chapel at 9 a.m., led by member Peter Nichols. At 10 a.m., Adult Forum continues watching and discussing a film series about the history of the UU denomination.

RRUU meets at 515 N. Burnett Ave. in Denison, one block north of Morton St. More information about the church and Unitarian Univeralism is at

Lakeway United Methodist Church

POTTSBORO — Lakeway will worship at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. The scripture lesson is from Ephesians 3:14-21. and sermon title is "More." Communion is served during the 8:30 a.m. service. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m.

Mondays at Lakeway in July and August at noon is the Covenant Disciple group. IT is a potluck lunch Bible study.

Wednesdays at Lakeway include dinner at 6 p.m. and programs beginning at 6:30 for youth, children, adult studies, fellowship. Pastor Snider will lead a class on Methodist Christianity in the Changing World at 6:40. For more information about dinner theme, call the church at 903-786-2138.

First Baptist

POTTSBORO — The pastor will continue the sermon series "Spiritual Growth." Discipleship groups begin at 9:40 a.m. and service is at 10:45 a.m.

There will be children’s church and nursery available for all services. Sunday evening service begins at 6 p.m. with video based curriculum.

Wednesdays, fellowship meal is at 5:30 p.m. Adults are asked for $3 and children/youth for $1. First time guest do not have to pay. Discipleship for all ages is at 6:30 p.m.

Grand Avenue Presbyterian

SHERMAN — Grand Avenue Presbyterian Church will worship at 9:45 a.m. Guest preacher Wanda Johnson will preach, "What are you Seeking" using Ephesians 1:3-14. Other scripture readings will be 2 Samuel 11:1-15 and John 6:1-21. Afterward, members and friends will meet for lunch at a nearby restaurant.

WYN! will meet on Wednesday at 6 p.m. for a potluck supper. They will study and discuss John 6:35, 41-51.

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 at 903-893-1921.

Trinity United Methodist Church

DENISON — Church school classes begin at 9:30 a.m., and worship is at 10:45 a.m. A nursery is provided at all services.

Eve Circle meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. "Stew for the Soul" is a free lunch and time of fellowship from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the first Saturday of every month.

Trinity’s Game Day meets the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month at 1 p.m. The TOPS group meets at 9 a.m. Thursdays.

For more information visit the Facebook page, or call the church office at 903-465-4996. The church is located at 101 E. Hwy 69 in Denison.

Grace United Methodist Church

SHERMAN — The pastor will bring the message "Unlikeliest Heroes" based on Ephesians 3:14-21 and John 6:1-21. Traditional service begins at 8:30 a.m. and the worship band leads the 11 a.m. service. Sunday school is at 9:50 a.m. for all ages with nursery provided.

Wednesday, the pastor’s Bible study is at 6 p.m. in the community room.

Thursday, the Super Seniors will meet at 9 a.m. for fellowship.

The church is located at the corner of FM 1417 and 2800 Canyon Creek Drive, one half mile south of U.S. Highway 82. The building is handicap accessible, and the church office is open from 8:30 a.m. — noon and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday. Call 903-892-3681 for more information or email The website is

Central Christian Church

SHERMAN — Worship hour and children’s church begin at 10:50 a.m. The Sunday sermon title is "Be Holy Because I am Holy" with scripture text from 1 Peter 1:1-9, 10-22.

The elevator entrance is located on the south side of the building for ease of access. The church office is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

For more information visit the website at, email or contact the church office at 903-893-­1529 or Berrier at 903-­357-­5691 (home) or 214­-914-­2435 (cell).

Hebron Baptist

BELLS — Sunday morning services begin at 10:45 a.m. and Sunday school begins at 9:45. Sunday night services begin at 5 with discipleship training. Worship begins at 6 Sunday night.

Wednesday night services begin at 7 p.m. with CIAs for children and Bible study for the youth and adults.

The church is located 3 1/2 miles north of Bells off FM 1897, at 655 Hebron Rd. For more information call 903-227-8800.

Trinity Lighthouse Church

DENISON — Trinity Lighthouse Church service times are 8:30 a.m. and 10:50 a.m. Sunday school classes begin at 10 a.m. Nursery is available during all services.

The church sanctuary will be open at 7 p.m. every Wednesday for those wanting to come pray.

The men’s ministry is offering free doughnuts and coffee from 8:30-10:30 a.m. Friday at the church.

Victory Life in Durant will be hosting its annual Jubilee this week in the Choctaw Event Center. Services will be held Sunday through Friday and begin at 7 p.m. each night.

Pathfinders, a 12-step faith based group on addiction, meets every Monday evening at 7 p.m. in room 105. The "Follow Me" class, hosted by Nic and Kody Emmons, is Monday at 6:30 p.m. in room 106. Dwain Roberts hosts a Bible study every Saturday at 9 a.m. in room 105.

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

God’s House of Faith and Worship

DENISON — Sunday morning service is at 11 and Sunday evenings at 6. Bible study is held on Thursday evenings at 6:30. The church is located at 320 S. Travis Avenue and the corner of East Sears Street.

First Baptist Church

SHERMAN — Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. and worship is at 10:45 a.m. Worship service is broadcast at 10 a.m. Sunday mornings on KXII-TV Channel 12.

A fish fry will be at 6 p.m. on Sunday. Bring a dessert and a lawn chair.

The church is located at 400 S. Travis in Sherman. For more information, contact the church at 903-892-9121. Sermons and streaming video of services are on the website,

Savoy Church of Christ

SAVOY — Bible class begins at 10 a.m. Sunday with classes for all ages. The adult class is studying Jeremiah. Following Bible class is 11 a.m. worship. Evening worship is at 6 p.m.

Midweek Bible study is at 7 p.m. Wednesday for all age groups.

For additional information, call 903-965-7344 or email

Faith Church of Sherman

SHERMAN — Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. for ages 2 and up. Sunday morning worship and kids’ church is at 11 a.m. Monday night prayer meeting is at 8 p.m. Wednesday worship and Bible study is at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, No Limits youth service is at 7:30 p.m.

The church is located at 1800 Heritage Parkway, at Highway 1417 and Taylor Street, in Sherman. For more information, call 903-893-0349 or visit the church website at

Parkside Baptist Church

DENISON — Sunday morning worship is at 9:15 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. There is free coffee in the ROC Cafe every Sunday morning.

Parkside Baptist Church is located at 301 N. Lillis Lane in Denison. Call 903-465-1686 for more information or visit

Sunday school for all ages meets at 8, 9:15, and 10:45 in the morning. Plan your visit ahead of time on the website.

Wednesday night at Parkside begins at 5 with supper by reservation. Call the number above.

Children’s activities, youth worship and Bible study, adult Bible study, and adult Sunday school teachers’ meeting all begin at 6:15 p.m.

Grayson Bible Baptist

SHERMAN — Sunday school for all ages begins at 10 a.m. and the morning service starts at 11 a.m. The evening service is at 6 p.m.

Grayson Christian School is accepting enrollment applications for the summer and fall semesters. For more information, call Principal Greg Rostyne at 903-892-3304.

The church and school are located on U.S. Highway 82, 2.5 miles east of U.S. Highway 75, at FM 1417. For more information call 903-892-2141 or visit

Park Avenue Church of Christ

DENISON — Bible classes for all ages begin at 9 a.m. Sunday followed by a pulpit message at 10 a.m. and worship service is in the auditorium.

Small groups meet on Sunday evenings.

Bible classes begin at 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Celebrate Recovery meets at the building between 6 — 9 p.m. Tuesday.

For more information on classes visit the website at or contact the church office at 903-465-1288.

St. Stephen’s Episcopal

SHERMAN — St. Stephen’s morning prayer is at 7:30 a.m., Holy Communion, Rite I, at 8 a.m., and Choral Eucharist at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday. Following service, congregants meet in the Parish Hall for refreshments and fellowship. A nursery is provided during the 10:30 a.m. service. Wednesdays at 11:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist is offered in All Saints’ Chapel.

Youth Christian education classes are available for ages K-12. The adult education class meets at 9:15 a.m. Sunday mornings.

Holy Eucharist will be offered Saturday at 9:30 a.m. in the All Saints’ Chapel.

A class in "Chair Yoga" is offered Monday and Wednesday mornings from 10-11 a.m. in the parish hall. Wear loose fitting, comfortable clothing; not props required. For more information call Carla Self at 903-744-0160.

The brotherhood will sponsor A Service of Healing on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. in the church.

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

Southside Baptist Church

DENISON — On Sunday at 9:45 a.m., Sunday school starts. Morning worship will begin at 10:45 a.m.

On Tuesday at 7 p.m. there is a soul winning visitation. Wednesday at 7 p.m. the church holds prayer meeting and midweek service. Shane Solomon will be at Sunday evening service. There will be a celebration for the pastor’s birthday after evening service.

Tuesday, ladies Bible study will meet at 9:30 a.m.

Transportation is available to all services by calling the church at 903-465-3636. More information concerning the church is at The church is located at 3500 S. Park Avenue in Denison.

Fairview Baptist Church

SHERMAN — Fairview Baptist Church is located at 222 W. Taylor Street in Sherman. Sunday services are at 8:15 a.m. and 11 a.m. Bible study classes meet at 9:45 a.m. A staffed nursery is provided during services.

The ladies’ prayer group meets at noon Wednesdays in the choir room at the church.

Please bring "Boxtops 4 Education" to deposit in the church dropbox.

Wednesday adult Bible study is at 6:30 p.m., Gospel Kids for preschool to 6th grade meet at 6:30 p.m. at the church, and the student worship group, 7th-12th grades, meets in the youth area from 6:30 — 7:30 p.m.

Pilgrim Nazarene Church

SHERMAN — Sunday services will start with ‘Tool Challenge" at 9:45 a.m. Sunday school hour is at 10 a.m. Morning worship service is at 10:45 a.m. Children’s worship service at 11:15 a.m. Sunday evening the young people meet at 5:30 p.m. The worship service is at 6:30 p.m.

Midweek Bible study and Sack Sermon starts at 7 p.m.

To have a prayer request added to the church bulletin, or for transportation service call 903-816-2534.

The church is located on State Highway 56, just 1.5 miles east of Sherman High School.

Hyde Park Presbyterian

DENISON — Coffee is available in the Fellowship Hall at 9 a.m. each Sunday. Services begin with Adult Bible Study at 9:45 a.m. The lesson is "God Shows Clemency" based on Micah 7:14-20. The Old Testament reading is Psalm 14, and the sermon is from Ephesians 6:10-18.

The church is located at 1708 Hyde Park Avenue in Denison. Please call 903-465-6197 for information.

East Baptist Church

DENISON — Morning service starts at 10:45 a.m. and evening service starts at 6 p.m. there will be 4th Sunday singing with karaoke after.

Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Coffee is available.

The church is located at 311 N. 5th Street in Denison. The church is online at or by calling 903-465-5502. The office is open from 9 a.m. to noon, Mondays to Wednesdays.

First Methodist Sherman

SHERMAN — Sunday Service is at 10:50 a.m. Traditional Worship or Chapel Worship is at 8:30 a.m. in Hopkins Chapel. At the 10:50 a.m. service, children ages 3 through 2nd grade have children’s church. A nursery is available for children 2 years and under.

Sunday School for adults, youth, and children is from 9:40 — 10:30 a.m. If you would like more information on classes offered for adults, please contact Pastor Joe Ed Goolsby at For information on youth classes and activities, contact Brittani Welch, our Director of Youth Ministries, at For information on programs for children, contact Abbey Echols at

A Prayer and Communion Service is Monday at 10:30 a.m. in Hopkins Chapel.

For more information visit our website, or call the church office at 903-893-6514. You can find us on Facebook at First United Methodist Church of Sherman or email us at The church is located at 401 N. Elm Street in Sherman.

SGI-USA Buddhist

SHERMAN — The monthly discussion meeting of Red River District of SGI-USA will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday.

The topic discussion will be "Protective Functions" from the July issue of "Living Buddhism."

Introductory meetings about the basics of Buddhism are held each month, as well as chanting sessions.

For more information, call 903-813-8981.

Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church

SHERMAN — Sunday school class meets at 9 a.m., fellowship is at 10 a.m., with worship, communion, and children’s church at 10:30 a.m.

Monday, Al-Anon meets at 7 p.m.

Tuesday, the women’s Bible study will meet at 121:30 a.m.; Fox Hall AA meets at 8 p.m.

Wednesday, the Women Morning Quilters meet at 9 a.m. and Al-Anon meets at 12 p.m.

Friday, the sisterhood group meets at 9:30 a.m.

The church is a member of Evangelical Lutheran Church of America and is located at 1515 N. Travis in Sherman. For more information, call 903-893-3906 or visit

St. John’s Episcopal

POTTSBORO — Worship service is at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. each Sunday. The sermon series on Ephesians entitled "Transformed by God in Christ" will continue. This week’s sermon focuses on how we who once were dead in sin are now alive in Christ.

A nursery for infants to age 3 is available during our 10 a.m. service, and children ages 3 to 7 are led to children’s chapel during the first part of the service, returning just before communion. Information on baptism for all ages is readily available.

St. John’s is located on FM 120 in Pottsboro, just west of the 120 and Hwy. 289 intersection. For more information, please visit or call 903-786-4339.

Friendship United Methodist

SHERMAN — Sunday service begins at 10:50 a.m. with Sunday school beginning at 9:50 a.m. This Sunday’s lesson is "Bound Together." The scripture is 1 Corinthians 12:31b-13:3. There is children’s church during morning service for ages 7 and under. Nursery is provided for children under the age 4.

The building has handicap parking and is handicap accessible.

Quilting day is Tuesday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The Disciples Bible Study meets at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday. The women’s group meets the second Wednesday of the month at 1 p.m.

Friendship United Methodist is located at 293 N. Friendship Road in Sherman, between Hwy 56 and Washington and west of 1417. For more information call 903-892-9450.