Second Street Baptist plans car wash today

A car wash, sponsored by the Second Street Baptist Church Brotherhood, is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at 1602 N. Second St., Killeen. All proceeds will go toward purchasing a new drum set for the music department.

Citywide prayer at Hope Pregnancy Center

The monthly citywide time of prayer at Hope Pregnancy Center is from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday in Southpointe Center directly south of the Copper Mountain post office on W.S. Young Drive in suite 301-C, Killeen.

Participants are invited to petition the Lord on behalf of the unborn in the spirit of biblical unity. For more information, call Pat Galanffy at 254-681-5823.

Monthly fellowship luncheon set for Tuesday

The Killeen Christian Ministers Fellowship monthly prayer luncheon will be at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at East Side Baptist Church, 500 N. W.S. Young Drive.

All pastors, ministers and chaplains in the greater Killeen/Fort Hood area are invited. Senior pastors who are unable to attend are encouraged to send a representative.

A complimentary lunch will be provided.

The Killeen Christian Ministers Fellowship is an informal organization whose goal is to strengthen relationships among the spiritual leaders of the community. There are no dues or fees, and membership is open to all pastors, ministers and chaplains in the local area. The group meets on the first Tuesday of each month for fellowship and prayer.

For more information, call 254-680-2983.

Public invited to weekly Bible study

Crossroad Missionary Baptist Church invites the public to the weekly Bible study, “Experiencing God” by Henry and Richard Blackaby beginning at 7 p.m. Wednesdays.

Visual aids, lesson plans and syllabus will be provided by the ministry.

The church is at 1212 E. Veterans Memorial Blvd., Harker Heights.

For more information, call Vincent Gillard at 254-535-3322.      

Garage sale to fund youth center

A garage sale fundraiser is from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 7 at True Deliverance Ministries Int’l, 508 Hall Ave., Killeen, behind the post office on 10th Street.

All proceeds go to the building of its youth center. Suggested donation is $1 for clothing items or $2 for new clothing items.

Most appliance items are $5 or less.

CBS to hold first Bible study class Sept. 9

The Temple-Belton Community Bible Study, adult co-ed evening class will hold its first class meeting from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Sept. 9 in the small sanctuary of First Baptist Church of Belton, at Sixth and Main streets.

An introductory session will be at 7:30 p.m. for anyone interested in learning more about CBS and registering for the 30-week in-depth interdenominational study of Romans.

The class is open to all adults. Individuals may choose to participate in core groups for young adults, men, women or married couples.

Each week participants will receive a reading commentary on the previous week’s topic and a set of questions to work on each day covering the next week’s reading.

On Monday nights, these questions will be discussed in small groups.

Following the small groups there is a short lecture over the same section of Scripture.

The class will break for the Christmas and spring vacation and will finish in April.

To register or for more information, call the class coordinator at 254-773-1842 in Temple or the class associate teaching director in Killeen at 254-526-9128.

Killeen Aglow meeting scheduled for Sept. 10

Killeen Aglow International will meet at 7 p.m. Sept. 10 at 502 Elms Road, Suite C, Killeen.

Sam Brassfield with Praise Fellowship will lead in worship. All are welcome. Refreshments will be served. Call 254-699-7905 for more information.

Quilters with a Heart meeting set for Sept. 10

Quilters with a Heart will meet for the first time from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at First United Methodist Church Killeen, 3501 E. Elms Road, Killeen.

Discussion topic is making Quilts of Valor for service members and veterans.

Bring a sack lunch and be prepared to learn about quilts of valor.

The group will not be sewing, so do not bring sewing machines for this meeting.

COGIC invites public to outdoor concert

First COGIC welcomes everyone to an outdoor concert with love-inspiring music beginning at 6 p.m. today.

The church is at 5201 Westcliff Road in Killeen. For more information, call 254-953-3100.

Monthly Ultreya set for Sunday at Catholic church

The Diocese of Austin English Cursillo will have its monthly Fort Hood Area Ultreya from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday in the old parish hall at Saint Paul Chong Hasang Catholic Church.

John and Kathy Tucker, members of St. Paul Chong Hasang Catholic Church and missionaries in Cambodia, will share their experiences.

The church is at 1000 E. Farm-to-Market 2410 in Harker Heights. For more information, call Domingo Anderson at 254-338-3802.

Programs for moms start in September

First Baptist Church Killeen at 3310 S. W.S. Young Drive, offers a Mother’s Day Out program beginning Tuesday and Mothers of Preschoolers beginning Sept. 9.

For information about registration, go to

Men of Unity to present In the Spirit of Giving

Men of Unity presents In the Spirit of Giving from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Killeen Civic & Conference Center, 3601 S. W.S. Young Drive.

The Men of Unity, Killeen Independent School District and the city of Killeen are hosting “Daddy Day,” a free event designed to educate fathers who have children in Killeen ISD.

There will be breakout sessions filled with information on making sense of your finances, volunteering in the community, access to your child’s grades, just to name a few, along with featured guest speaker Neal Jeffery.

Women’s support group launches Thursday

A free women’s faith-based support group meets from 8:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays beginning next week at 1519 Florence Road, Suite 23, Skyline Plaza in Killeen.

Safe, confidential and professional counseling is provided.

To register, call 254-415-9112.

Ladies in Prayer Stations to meet Sept. 7

Ladies in Prayer Stations will meet at 9 a.m. Sept. 7 at Holy Temple Church of our Lord Jesus Apostolic Church, 1110 Bundrant Drive, Killeen.

For more information, call 254-628-8020.

Two churches to offer Financial Pace University

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Pace University will be offered at two Killeen churches in September.

First United Methodist Church will offer the classes Sept. 8 at 5 p.m. and Sept. 25 at 6 p.m. at 3501 E. Elms Road.

To register or for more information, call Jackie Steedly-Jones at 254-634-6363.

First Baptist Church has scheduled the class to begin at 4:45 p.m. Sept. 8 at 3310 S. W.S. Young Drive.

Sign up in the church office and reserve your kit for $93.

For more information, call the church office at 254-634-6262.

Public invited to mark church anniversary

The public is invited to celebrate Simmonsville Missionary Baptist Church’s 62nd anniversary Sept. 8.

Special services start at 11 a.m. with Dr. Charles Maze from Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Temple.

At 3:30 p.m., the speaker is Pastor A. W. Mays from Mount Sinai Missionary Baptist Church in Austin.

The church is at 509 S. 42nd St., Killeen. Pastor is H.E. Debose.

Bible study planning welcome session

The Temple-Killeen Bible Study Fellowship Women’s Day Class will have a welcome session for ladies interested in learning more about the class and registering for the next year’s 30-week study on the Book of Matthew.

The session begins at 9:10 a.m. Sept. 11 at First Baptist Church of Killeen, 3310 S. W.S. Young Dr.ive. For more information, contact Nancy Goodnight, class administrator, at

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‘Living Proof’ simulcast scheduled for Sept. 14

Beth Moore’s “Living Proof” simulcast with worship leader Travis Cottrell is from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 14 at First Baptist Church Killeen, 3310 S. W.S. Young Drive.

Advance tickets are $10 or $15 at the door.

No child care is provided. Lunch is on your own.

For more information, call the church office at 254-634-6262.

Church to host Back to School Prayer Time

The community is invited to Back to School Prayer Time on Sept. 25. Come join others at LifeWay Fellowship, 4001 E. Elms Road on the first day of school.

Coffee, juice and cookies served from 8:30 to 9 a.m.

At 9 a.m. there will be a time of prayer for students, teachers and administers.

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