Calvary Baptist Church in Brownsboro will host The Cast, a drama team from Williams Baptist University at 11 a.m. on April 14.
Bible Thoughts of the Day
“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.” (Galatians 5:22-23)
“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.” (Romans 15:13)
“The earth is the Lord’s, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it; for he founded it on the seas and established it on the waters.” (Psalm 24:1-2)
“Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.” (Colossians 3:12)
"...then know this, you and all the people of Israel: It is by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom you crucified but whom God raised from the dead, that this man stands before you healed. Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to mankind by wh…
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.
The First Sermon of the year, ¿Qué debo hacer para ser salvo? at Iglesia de Cristo en Greenbriar, 2916 CR 1125, Tyler, is set for 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday.
A new regional performing arts organization, called Cantori: Choral Artists of East Texas, will form in January to present high-caliber choral music.
For Jeremy Blake and other members of Cross Brand Cowboy Church, volunteering at Hunger for Love’s annual Christmas Under the Bridge event on Saturday provided a very literal way for them to let their lights shine for Christ.
For the fourth straight year, local nonprofit Pure Religion helped bring together the community to assemble beds for children facing possible entry into the foster care system.
For the children receiving their Christmas gifts in shoeboxes collected by Operation Christmas Child, the contents need not include the latest gadgets and electronic devices in order to please.
The Diocesan Choir of the Catholic Diocese of Tyler, which covers 33 northeast Texas counties, will present the second annual St. Cecilia Concert of sacred music at 4 p.m. Sunday in honor of the patroness of church music.
ISLAMABAD (AP) — The uproar surrounding Aasia Bibi — a Pakistani Christian woman who was acquitted of blasphemy charges and released from death row but remains at a secret location for her protection — has drawn attention to the plight of the country's Christians.
Seven women from the Alpine Church of Christ in Longview recently joined two women from Nashville, Tennessee, to embark upon a life-changing missionary journey to Ghana, West Africa.
WASHINGTON - A group of prominent U.S. evangelical figures, including several of President Donald Trump's evangelical advisers, met Thursday with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, whose role in the killing of Washington Post contributing columnist Jamal Khashoggi remains unclear. In a …
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The three congregations attacked at a Pittsburgh synagogue will gather for a joint service Saturday, while a prayer vigil is planned outside their desecrated worship space to mark the time the massacre began one week earlier.
A faith symposium, "Why Church?" is set from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday in the Devall Student Center Ballroom on the campus of Kilgore College, 1116 Broadway Blvd.
Rod Dreher, a best-selling author and a senior editor of The American Conservative, is slated to speak about his latest book "The Benedict Option" in Tyler.
VATICAN CITY — In life, Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador was persecuted, shot in the heart by a single bullet while he celebrated Mass.
A drama troupe dressed in authentic Middle Ages costumes and accompanied by sword fighters will present “The Knight of Sherwood Forest,” a medieval parable set in the days of Robin Hood, the heroic outlaw in English folklore.
HALLSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Hallsville High School senior Colton Clark had envisioned constructing a prayer garden at his church as part of earning his Eagle Scout badge as a member of Boy Scout Troop 620.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — A Christian TV network is entering the crowded world of 24-hour news broadcasting at a time when the mainstream news media is under increasing attack by President Donald Trump and some of his supporters, many of them evangelicals.
VICTORIA (AP) — A South Texas mosque that was torched early last year has reopened thanks to support from around the world and more than $1 million in donations.
A new Longview academy for manufacturing skills has received more than $600,000 in private donations from at least 20 companies as the center aims to recruit students from more area schools.
JEFFERSON — Jefferson Elementary School art students worked with professional artists this week as they created clay and wood artwork to be included in the Collins Academy’s “Art on the River” display that is set to be unveiled at the Jefferson boardwalk along the Big Cypress Bayou on Saturday.
MCALLEN, Texas (AP) — As Sister Norma Pimentel's profile continues to explode, and a day after receiving a national award halfway across the country, she surprisingly received a $27,000 donation from the Jewish community for her work assisting immigrants.
RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil’s National Museum said Wednesday that centuries-old Torah scrolls, considered to be some of Judaism’s oldest documents, had been moved before a massive fire ravaged the place and gutted much of the largest collections of national history artifacts in Latin America.
Sunday marks the start of the High Holy Days for the Jewish community. Rosh Hashanah begins at sunset that day followed by Yom Kippur 10 days later.
ROME - For some, the accusations sending tremors through the Catholic Church are a concerted and dubious attack by ultraconservatives on Pope Francis. For others, the accusations are a credible attempt to expose the depths of the Vatican's struggle to deal transparently with sexual abuse.
Calvary Commission will celebrate its 41st annual Breakthrough Prayer and Missions Conference Thursday through Monday at the World Commission Center on the Lindale Campus, 15983 County Road 4140.
Trinity Lutheran Church in Tyler will break ground Saturday on a $1.9 million capital improvement project. The improvements will include building a new children's building, creating a Faith and Life Center, enlarging gathering spaces and renovating the youth area.