Awana resumes on from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Aug. 24 at Holly Brook Baptist Church, 3219 S. Farm-to-Market Road 2869 in Hawkins. Kickoff day will feature Wacky Water Games that will include a blow-up water slide, water games, water balloons, watery competitions and more. No drop-offs are allow…
Bible Thoughts of the Day
“Therefore, since we have these promises, dear friends, let us purify ourselves from everything that contaminates body and spirit, perfecting holiness out of reverence for God.” (2 Corinthians 7:1)
“Therefore, since we have these promises, dear friends, let us purify ourselves from everything that contaminates body and spirit, perfecting holiness out of reverence for God.”
From pacifiers for babies to toothbrushes and combs for older children, the Collective Closet, operated by a new nonprofit, faith-based organization, is stocked with supplies to help fostering, adoptive and kinship families meet the needs of children.
Calvary Assembly of God Church, 1723 E. Front St., Tyler, will host a ladies self-defense class at 6 p.m. Tuesday.
A women’s workshop, “Plays Well With Paint,” is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 27 at Community Christian Fellowship, 15704 Texas Highway 110 N, Lindale.
The 27th annual Texas Christian Writers’ Conference is scheduled for 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Aug. 3 at Houston’s First Baptist Church, 7401 Katy Freeway, Houston.
The East Texas Baptist University men’s and women’s tennis teams recently traveled to Paris, France, as a part of the Tiger Athletic Mission Experience program.
East Texas native Clarence Devereaux has turned his memories about the influence of his parents on their 14 children during the segregation era into a book, “A Solid Rock — A Rolling Stone — And 14 Pebbles.”
Even as a child, Carrie Mason Davis knew she would be an artist. She never considered another career and enjoyed exploring all types of art, thinking outside the box and creativity.
While many pastors and church leaders may draw encouragement from the diverse group of people who assemble to praise God in Revelation 7:9, not all can say the same assortment of members fill their pews.
Green Acres Baptist Church senior pastor David Dykes’ vision to create a space that would connect young adults as well as provide a place where church members and the public could enjoy fellowship with one another has led to the establishment of the Connections Café.
The East Texas Islamic Society will hold its 16th annual open house at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the mosque, 10631 Texas State Highway 64 East, Tyler.
Landmark Title Inc. and the Kyle Lake Foundation served as presenting sponsors for the 13th annual Kyle Lake Memorial Golf Tournament on May 6 at The Cascades Golf & Country Club in Tyler.
Our family has moved many times over the years, and we cover the entire process with prayer every time. And when we built a house from the ground up back in 2003, we built it on our knees.
The sting of being unexpectedly stripped of doing something they felt called by God to do was not easy for Scott and Deanna Harrison to overcome.
The Singing Men of East Texas will perform at 7 p.m. May 2 at Holly Brook Baptist Church, 3219 S. Farm-to-Market Road 2869, Hawkins.
Over 150 butterflies were released by children into the courtyard of Marvin United Methodist Church in downtown Tyler as part of the Easter Sunday festivities.
Many Catholics gathered to meditate on the sacrifice of Jesus through watching and participating in a live reenactment of the Stations of the Cross.
More than 100 East Texas youth from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently completed an areawide conference focused on "Loving One Another, Including Yourself.”
The news has been flooded with stories this week about the burning of Notre Dame in Paris. I was saddened to see images of the beautiful old cathedral all ablaze. Such an exquisite example of medieval architecture and such rich history, consumed in flames.
For the past 20 years, East Texans have joined together to present a dramatic retelling of the final days of the life of Christ.
Green Acres Baptist Church on Saturday will park its mobile shower/washing unit under the Beckham Avenue overpass so it can be used by those who are homeless.
After 41 years of serving as pastor of Landmark Baptist Church, the Rev. Mike Daniels is retiring.
When Jordan Rhodes became youth minister at First Baptist Church of Omen a few years ago, he had to find a way to bring the message of God and the teachings of Christ to a new generation.
Thousands attended a Thursday evening event at Green Acres Baptist Church that featured prayer and worship, as well as musical guest Passion and speakers Andrew Palau and Josh White.
Thousands are expected to attend an event featuring prayer and worship with musical guest Passion and speakers Andrew Palau and Josh White at 7 p.m. Thursday at Tyler's Green Acres Baptist Church, 1607 Troup Highway.
East Texas Baptist University sent 18 Baptist Student Ministry student leaders to South Padre Island to participate in Beach Reach, an annual evangelism initiative to share the hope of Jesus by providing free food and transportation to beach visitors.
Just as a commitment to Jesus Christ can change one’s heart, organizers of this year’s Mockingbird Tyler Conference contend it can also change one’s outlook on their past.
East Texans can learn more about the work to speed up Bible translation during a Wycliffe Associates banquet April 9 in Tyler.
Calvary Baptist Church in Brownsboro will host The Cast, a drama team from Williams Baptist University at 11 a.m. on April 14.
As a pile of blessed palm leaves went up in flames, a collective “whoa” broke out among a group of around 100 St. Gregory Cathedral School students on Tuesday.
A 40-day event that will place praying and fasting volunteers across the street from Planned Parenthood - Tyler Health Center is slated to begin next month.
Iglesia de Cristo en Greenbriar, 2916 CR 1125, Tyler, has announced its radio program, "El Camino a la Vida Eterna," will be broadcast 4 to 5 p.m. on Mondays starting next week.
Meals on Wheels East Texas is using the occasion of the Super Bowl to draw attention to its mission of providing homebound seniors and the disabled with meals.
In a special service at Higher Dimensions Church that featured songs, praise team performances, Scripture readings and encouraging words from ministers, a teen who spoke for two minutes arguably made the most impact.
While viewing Robert Puschautz’s “Madonna of the Roses,” Tyler residents may feel they have a clear symbol of their city’s connection to God’s plan.
Author Lynn Wells Walding will speak at Book Talk at noon Tuesday at the McMillan Memorial Library, 401 S. Commerce St., Overton.