Christ Church breaks ground on south campus

  Christ Church in Tyler broke ground Sunday on the first of three buildings envisioned for its south campus on Old Jacksonville Highway. The 8,300-square-foot building will house a multi-purpose hall to be used for worship and other churchwide events, as well as classrooms, nurseries, a fellowship hall, kitchen and playgrounds, according to a…

Jarvis College names new chaplain

The Rev. Cherisna Jean-Marie, an ordained minister with a Master of Divinity from Vanderbilt Divinity School, is the new chaplain at Jarvis Christian College. She comes to Jarvis, in Hawkins, from Nashville, Tennessee, where she served as an associate minister at New Covenant Christian Church.

IMB manages budget crisis

Last August, the International Mission Board, which is a part of the Southern Baptist Convention, announced its plan to reduce its total number of personnel in the United States and overseas by 600 to 800 people, about 15 percent of total personnel, in a six-month period.

New beginning at clinic in Tyler

The addition of Dr. Matt Humphries as a staff member at Bethesda Health Clinic will mean the clinic can serve more patients, according to a clinic news release. Humphries, who started on Monday, will be the clinic’s second full-time medical provider.

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FORMER COWBOYS COACH SET TO SPEAK AT LANDMARK BAPTIST CHURCH SUNDAY Former Dallas Cowboys assistant coach John Blake is scheduled to be the guest speaker at Landmark Baptist Church, 11125 Texas 248 Spur in Tyler, at 10 a.m. Sunday.…

05 February 2016 [11:31 PM]
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Jarvis College names new chaplain

The Rev. Cherisna Jean-Marie, an ordained minister with a Master of Divinity from Vanderbilt Divinity School, is the new chaplain at Jarvis…

05 February 2016 [10:56 PM]
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IMB manages budget crisis

Last August, the International Mission Board, which is a part of the Southern Baptist Convention, announced its plan to reduce its total…

05 February 2016 [10:55 PM]
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New beginning at clinic in Tyler

The addition of Dr. Matt Humphries as a staff member at Bethesda Health Clinic will mean the clinic can serve more patients,…

05 February 2016 [10:54 PM]
Around East Texas: Christian athletes to perform in Lindale

CHRISTIAN ATHLETES TO PERFORM IN LINDALE The Power Team, a group of world-class athletes who use mind-boggling feats of strength to share positive messages of hope and inspiration, are scheduled to perform five times in February at Community Christian Church,…

29 January 2016 [11:12 PM]
Around East Texas

ART AUCTION FUNDRAISING EVENT TODAY Congregation Beth El Sisterhood will have its 38th annual fundraising art auction, presented by Marlin Art of New York, at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, at 1010 Charleston Drive in Tyler. The $10 donation per…

22 January 2016 [11:20 PM]
Around East Texas: Christian Women's job corps enrollment

Christian Women’s Job Corps of Tyler is enrolling for a Spring 2016 class that will start on Feb. 15. All interested participants should call as soon as possible to schedule an interview appointment. The Christian Women’s Job Corps of Tyler…

08 January 2016 [10:15 PM]
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Marvin UMC to perform family-friendly opera

Marvin United Methodist Church will present four performances of the opera “Amahl and the Night Visitors” starting today. The family-friendly opera,…

07 January 2016 [08:13 PM]
Around East Texas: Holly Brook offering Bible study

HOLLY BROOK BAPTIST OFFERING THREE-DAY BIBLE STUDY Holly Brook Baptist Church, 3219 S. Farm-to-Market Road 2869, in Hawkins will offer a senior adult winter Bible study from noon to 3 p.m. Jan. 11 to 13. Participants are asked to bring…

01 January 2016 [10:48 PM]
Around East Texas 12-26

Around East Texas 12.26   Dough Rollers, which owns 17 cookie, pretzel and coffee stores in Texas including the two Great American Cookie Company stores in Broadway Square Mall, has launched a fundraiser called “Give Shoes. Give Joy.” The…

22 December 2015 [08:13 PM]
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