Thanks for praying


Thank you all for praying for Pat Muñoz, pastor of Dúnamis Mission, during his recent back surgery. Pat is very grateful to all of you for your love and support during this time. Please continue to pray for Pat as he recovers. He hopes to be back at full strength soon.

Mark CoxThanks for praying

New Youth Minister Ben Rosenberger


We are excited to announce that Ben Rosenberger has accepted the invitation to become our next Minister for Youth.  Having grown up in Houston, Ben and Shelly now live in Longview, Texas.  He is passionate about God’s glory, loving and discipling God’s people, and reaching and helping the unchurched.  Ben will officially begin his ministry here July 1 as he … Read More

Jason GoingsNew Youth Minister Ben Rosenberger

Huddle for Sunday School Leaders


On Wednesday, June 4, from 6-7 pm in room 254, we will be having our quarterly Huddle for all adult Sunday School directors and teachers. Our focus at this meeting will be on prayer, and I look forward to spending time praying and seeking God together. Please join me at our Huddle on June 4.  

Matt HollinsworthHuddle for Sunday School Leaders

Mission Team Updates


Right now, teams from our church are on mission in both the Dominican Republic and South Asia. We are excited to share updates from both teams with you this morning. Thank you for your continued support of missions; without your giving and fervent prayer we could not send people to share Jesus globally. Dominican Republic Team Update Our Sunday  morning … Read More

Jacob BrentonMission Team Updates

Chris Stanfield One Year Anniversary


Chris began serving as our technology manager on May 17, 2013.  He has done a great job in this demanding and multifaceted position while also completing his bachelor’s degree in computer information systems at Texas A&M Central Texas.  The simple fact that you are reading this post attests to his ability and dedication. Without his efforts and expertise, it would … Read More

Craig PearsonChris Stanfield One Year Anniversary

South Asia Trip Update


We have made contact with a man from our people group that has introduced us to an local pastor who has recently started working with our people group. We are going to visit the village on sunday. So far we have found that our people are located in three areas. We probably won’t be able to visit all of these … Read More

Colton WhiteSouth Asia Trip Update

Pastor Andy and Sharon Leading a Trip to the Holy Land


Pastor Andy and his wife Sharon announce that they are leading a trip to the Holy Land in October, 2015.  Even though that is over a year away, it is never too early to begin planning a trip of this magnitude. Pastor Andy says, “ I wish every believer could go to the Holy Land at least once in his/her … Read More

Andy DavisPastor Andy and Sharon Leading a Trip to the Holy Land

Summer Road Trip – Prayer Walking and Bowling Extravaganza

prayer walk

On August 11, we will be taking the children on a prayer walking and bowling extravaganza! We will leave the campus of First Baptist at 9 am and are anticipating our return to the church campus at 3 pm. The drop off and pickup location will be the Pearl Street Foyer. Our group will learn about the important practice of … Read More

Eddie HumphreySummer Road Trip – Prayer Walking and Bowling Extravaganza

Family Fun Night at Lion’s Junction Waterpark


  Registration is now open for Family Fun Night at Lions Junction Water Park. This event is for families with children ages birth through fifth grade. Older siblings are also welcome to attend. There is no cost. Online registration is required, and there is limited availability. See the form below to get signed up. If you are viewing this post … Read More

Eddie HumphreyFamily Fun Night at Lion’s Junction Waterpark

Initial Mission Trip to Unreached Unengaged People Group in South Asia


Please pray for the team of three from our church that left Monday for South Asia. They are hoping to make contact with the Segidi,  an Unreached Unengaged People Group that God has led our church to adopt in South Asia. There are no known believers in this group. Pray for the team’s safety, health and stamina as they will be travelling … Read More

Mark CoxInitial Mission Trip to Unreached Unengaged People Group in South Asia