Virginia Point UMC

Virginia Point UMC

SAVOY — Virginia Point United Methodist Church invites everyone to services at 11 a.m. Sunday. Rev. Louella Williams will be preaching a message entitled "The Lord Stood With Me!" based on II Tim. 4:6-8, 16-18. The Children’s service will be conducted during the worship hour.

Sunday School for adults and children begins at 10 a.m. Coffee and doughnuts will be served.

The Church Charge Conference will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Firs United Methodist church in Bonham.

The Virginia Point Prayers meet at 6 p.m. every second Wednesday.

The church is located at 1386 County Road 1200, north of Savoy/ Bells . Visit them at

Christian Science Soc.

DENISON — The Christian Science Society has services at 10 a.m. each Sunday and 8 p.m every 1st and 3rd Wednesday.

The Bible lesson subject this Sunday will be "Probation After Death."

The community is invited to attend these services and to visit the Reading Room which is open after the services.

The church is located at 927 W. Sears St. in Denison. For more information call 903-463-2385.

Three Cross Cowboy

SADLER — The members of Three Cross Cowboy Church invite you to their weekly services at 10:30 a.m each Sunday. 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 begins at 6:30 p.m Wednesdays. They have started a study from the book of Genesis.

Remember to save your Boxtops For Education.

The Triple Cross Band plays the music before the message. Children’s Church, for ages 9 and younger, is also available.

Everyone is invited to join them.

They are located at 301 S. Main St. in Sadler.

A Christian Fellowship

LUELLA —David Ellis will be speaking at a Christian Fellowship Church in Luella this Sunday. Join them 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 will also leads praise and worship in a contemporary style service. Dress is casual.

The Lord’s Supper is celebrated during each Sunday service.

The Kidz in Da Zone for Jesus class, where children learn about Jesus’ love, meets at 10:30 a.m. each Sunday during the worship time.

Wednesdays begin with a potluck dinner and fellowship at 6:30 p.m. followed by praise and worship and a devotional

The church is planning a fun event for Halloween.

For more information about the church, contact Mike Ball, 903-271-1870 or David Ellis, 903-815-1333.

North Park Baptist

SHERMAN — The staff and congregation of North Park Baptist Church invite everyone to their upcoming services and activities.

Saturday Night @ The Park will be held at North Park Baptist is at 6 p.m.

Sunday worship services are at 8:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. and Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m. David Murphy, pastor, leads the worship services and Mark Bennett leads the music.

The Fall Festival will be held from 3-5 p.m. Sunday.

Adult Bible study and youth activities begin at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

On Thursday, the Men’s Breakfast will be at 6:30 a.m. at IHOP. SongLight StoryBright begins at 10 a.m. Men’s Lunch will be at noon at Track’s.

Child care for infants through age 3 years is provided for most services.

The church is located 2605 Rex Cruse Dr. in Sherman. For more information call the church at 903-892-8429 or visit them at 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 through the week, text Northpark (one word) to 903-821-7000.

Antioch Baptist

BELLS — Everyone is invited to Sunday worship services at Antioch Baptist Church. Sunday School meets at 10 a.m. and worship follows at 11 a.m. Children’s Church and a nursery are available during the service.

During the morning service, Kenneth VanHorn, pastor, will continue the sermon series "What Is God Really Like?"

A study called "The Invisible War — What every believer needs to know about Satan, Demons and Spiritual Warfare" will continue during the 6 p.m. Sunday service.

Prayer meeting, RA’s, GA’s, Mission Friends and youth all meet at 6 p.m. Wednesdays. The children are collecting the Christmas Shoe Boxes now until Thanksgiving.

The church will have a Halloween party for the youth at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Parents are asked to decorate your car trunk, bring your children and some candy.

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

First Baptist, Dorchester

DORCHESTER — The First Baptist Church of Dorchester invites you to visit with them this Sunday. Men’s Prayer Time starts at 9 a.m. followed by Sunday School at 9:45 a.m and worship at 10:45 a.m. The evening service at 6 p.m. Children’s Church is available during the morning service and a nursery is provided for child care during both the morning and evening services.

David Morgan is the interim pastor and Bob Dooley is interim music director.

A Fall Church/ Community Social will be held at 5 p.m. this Sunday at the church. Hot dogs will be provided. Bring your favorite chips, dips and desserts.

The quarterly business meeting will be held after the evening service on November 3. If there is anything that you would like to discuss, contact David Morgan or Jimmy Vincent so that it can be added to the church bulletin.

The church is located at 11831 FM 902 in Dorchester.

Central Christian

SHERMAN — Dr. Mark Berrier’s sermon will Sunday morning will be titled "How Great Is Our God," with scripture text from Isaiah 6.

The traditional worship service hour, 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. t 12 noon Monday, Wednesday and Friday. For more information visit them at, e-mail or call the church office 903-893-1529. To contact Dr. Berrier call 903-357-5691 (home) or 214-914-2435 (cell).

Calvary Baptist, Sherman

SHERMAN — Kevin George, pastor, and Calvary Baptist Church invite you to hear guest singer/ speaker Dennis Neal during this Sunday’s 10:45 a.m. worship service. To learn more about Neal, visit

Sunday School starts at 9:45 a.m.

The pastor leads Greenhouse Discipleship classes at 6:30 p.m. Sundays.

Wednesday Bible study and AWANA begin at 6:30 p.m.

If you need transportation to any of the services, contact the church office, 903-892-2505

"Trunk or Treat" is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 31 from 7-9 p.m. at the Family Center, located on the Hwy. 75 service road. Take the Center St. exit.

The church is located at 421 W. Moore St. in Sherman. Visit them at

Center St. C of C

SHERMAN — Everyone is invited to worship with the Center Street Church of Christ in Sherman.

Jerry Jones will preach at the 10:30 a.m. service this Sunday and Tony Stevenson will preach at the 6 p.m. service.

Dean Keel will speak on I Chronicles 17 on Wednesday evening.

Services include congregational singing, prayer, communion, teaching and giving.

The church is located at 1105 W. Center St. in Sherman.

First UMC, VA

VAN ALSTYNE — The First United Methodist Church, Van Alstyne has church services at 9 a.m and 11 a.m each Sunday.

The 9 a.m. service is contemporary and features the praise band, Saved by Grace. Holy Communion is served weekly. The 11 a.m. service is a traditional service with the Chancel Choir leading the music. Holy Communion is observed on the first Sunday of the month.

This Sunday Rev. Scott Holcomb-McLain will bring a message entitled "A Tale of Two People" at both services, using II Tim. 4:6-8, 16-18 and Luke 18:9-14.

Sunday— The Junior High meets from 5-6:30 p.m. and the Senior High from 6-7:30 p.m. Both groups have dinner at 6 p.m. Monday—The Ad Council meets at 6:30 p.m. in Benton Hall Wednesday — IMPACT for youth meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Youth Lounge.

"Trunk or Treat" will take place this Saturday from 5-7 p.m.

The 4th annual Lord’s Acre Harvest Festival will be held Tuesday, Nov. 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The church is located at 303 S. Preston in Van Alstyne. For more church information visit them at

Calvary Baptist, Anna

ANNA — Everyone is invited to join Calvary Baptist Church, Anna for Bible study and worship this Sunday. Rev. Raymond Horne’s sermon this Sunday is titled "Three Men and God."

Sunday morning Bible study begins at 9:45 a.m. followed by worship at 11 a.m.

Sunday evening Bible study is at 6 p.m. and Wednesday prayer time and Bible study is at 7 p.m.

The pastor has challenged the congregation to new mountain peaks in attendance. Last Sunday the church ascended the first peak. There is one more peak to climb before the mountain peak of 100 is reached on November 3. Join them this Sunday as they "Claim that Mountain".

The church is located at 2710 S. Powell Parkway (Hwy. 5) in Anna.

Faith Assembly of God

DENISON — Faith Assembly of God and Sammy Stephenson, pastor, invite you to their upcoming drama "Journey Through Hell" at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 27. (This drama is not suitable for children under age 10). A nursery will be provided for younger children.

The church’s regular schedule: Sunday services begin at 9:45 a.m. with Sunday School followed by morning worship at 10:30 a.m. Children’s church and a nursery are available following praise and worship. The Sunday evening service begins at 6 p.m. with classes for age groups through age 25. The intercessory prayer group for adults meets in the sanctuary. Wednesday services start at 7 p.m.

The church is located at 5019 FM 84 in Denison. For more information call 903-465-7223.

Red River Unitarian

DENISON — "Fun and Frolic in the Face of Life" is Amy Martin’s topic during this Sunday’s 11:15 a.m. worship service at Red River Unitarian Universalist Church in Denison.

Martin is a journalist, writer and comedy reviewer and operates the online Moonlady News service, showcasing North Texas spiritual, holistic and progressive communities.

The Adult Forum at 10 a.m. Sunday will watch and discuss Lecture #21. "Diversity Among Muslims," in the series of Great Books video lectures bout world religions.

The Children’s Religious Education lesson, presented by Buffalo Gal (the pig) will be about Buddhist beliefs, with a craft project of making Tibetan prayer flags.

A nursery is provided. All are welcome at church events.

More information about Unitarian Universalism is at

RRUU will have an all-church yard sale this Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on its lawn (or porch in case of rain).

The church is located at 515 Burnett Ave. in Denison.

Southside Baptist

DENISON — Southside Baptist has Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. and worship services at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Missionary Carol Elkins, headed for the mission field in Nicaragua, will be speaking at this Sunday’s 6 p.m. service.

The Grace Class/ Senior Saints Breakfast is planned for 10 a.m. Saturday.

"Saturday Night Teens" will take place this Saturday, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Join them for a time of fun, fellowship and devotion.

"Trunk & Treat" will be held Thursday, Oct. 31 on the church’s parking. Everyone is welcome to join them for a time of fun, food and games.

Church visitation is held at 7 p.m. Tuesdays and prayer meeting, King’s Kids’, and midweek service is at 7 p.m Wednesdays.

Transportation is available to all services by calling the church, 903-465-3636.

Rev. Keith Taylor is pastor of the church, located at 3500 S. Park Avenue in Denison. For more information call 903-465-3636 or visit

Unity Miss. Baptist

DENISON — Jim Branscum, pastor, invites you to worship services at Unity Missionary Baptist Church. Sunday School begins at 9:45 a.m. and worship is at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m.

The youth will be going to Wesley Village and Beacon Hill at 10 a.m. this Saturday.

The Men’s Brotherhood will meet at noon Saturday. This is a new time so mark your calendars.

The Ladies’ Auxiliary Thanksgiving Bake Sale is coming. A menu will be available for the various desserts the ladies will be preparing.

Wednesday services start at 6:30 p.m.

For a ride to church services, call 903-465-4317.

The Unity Christian School is accepting new students for the 3rd-12th grades. To contact Unity Christian School call 903-465-1909.

The church is located at 1900 S. Woodlawn Blvd. in Denison. Visit

Parkside Baptist

DENISON — Parkside will host its "Pumpkins in the Park" Fall Festival on Thursday, Oct. 31 from 6-8 p.m.. This is a free fall festival with 30 kid-friendly carnival games and hay rides. Concessions are available for a small cost.

Parkside has Sunday worship at 9:15 and 10:45 a.m. and Sunday School at 8, 9:15 and 10:4;5 a.m.

Wednesdays at Parkside begin with supper (by reservation) at 5 p.m. followed by children’s activities, youth worship and Bible study, adult Bible study, and adult Sunday School teachers’ meeting, all starting at 6:15 p.m.

Upward Basketball for boys and girls, in grades kindergarten through sixth grade. Registration is now open. Go to Early registration cost is $75 through December 7.

The church is located at 301 N. Lillis Lane in Denison. For more information call 903-465-1686 or visit

Hebron Baptist

BELLS — Hebron Baptist Church invites you to join them for worship services each Sunday at 10:45 a.m. preceded by Sunday School at 9:45 a.m. Houston Garner is the pastor.

Wednesday services begin at 7 p.m. They have CIA’s for children and Bible study for the youth.

Join them as they worship and praise God.

The church is having a clothing giveaway this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to anyone who will stop by the church at 655 Hebron Road. Everyone is welcome to come and take what they need.