Ladies invited to prayer session

Ladies in Prayer Stations meet for prayer from 9 to 10 a.m. today at Worship in the Word Ministries.

All ladies are invited.

The church is at 1340 Knight’s Way in Harker Heights. Ernest Sapp is pastor.

For more information, call Lillian Billie at (254) 634-1396 or Shirley Deal at (254) 698-4937.

Hope Pregnancy to host prayer event

A monthly citywide time of prayer is from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday at Hope Pregnancy Center in Killeen.

Prayer is being held to petition the Lord on behalf of the unborn in the spirit of biblical unity.

Hope Pregnancy Center is in Suite 301-C of the Southpointe Center, directly south of the Copper Mountain post office on W.S. Young Drive.

The public is invited.

For more information, call Pat Galanffy at (254) 681-5823.

A&M Singing Cadets to perform at church

The Texas A&M University Singing Cadets will perform at First United Methodist Church in Killeen at 7 p.m. Friday.

The performance is a presentation of the Killeen-Fort Hood Area A&M Club and will serve as the alumni group’s primary scholarship fundraiser this year.

The group has performed for every living president and countless world leaders through Texas A&M’s role as home to the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum.

The group is composed of current A&M students who dedicate a large portion of their college lives to touring with the group.

First United Methodist Church is at 3501 E. Elms Road in Killeen.

Tickets are $12 in advance or $15 at the door.

Tickets are available at the Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce, the Harker Heights Chamber of Commerce and HB Sheppard Cen-Tex Properties in Belton.

Proceeds benefit Texas A&M scholarship recipients.

For more information about the group or the performance, contact Jared Foster at (254) 289-3276 or at

Ministers fellowship plans prayer luncheon

The Killeen Christian Ministers Fellowship monthly prayer luncheon begins 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 area are invited. Senior pastors who are unable to attend are urged to send a representative.

A complimentary lunch will be provided.

The Killeen Christian Ministers Fellowship is an informal organization that tries 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 area. The group meets on the first Tuesday of each month for fellowship and prayer.

For more information, call Dan Galanffy at (254) 680-2983.

Public invited to Aglow’s meeting

Aglow’s monthly meeting starts at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the KPLE-TV building, Suite C, 502 Elms Road in Killeen.

The speaker is Gina Parker-Ford.

Men and women are invited. Admission is free, and refreshments are served.

For more information, call (254) 699-7905.

Bible group to host welcome session

Bible Study Fellowship will have a welcome session at 9:10 a.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church-Killeen.

This session is for anyone interested in learning about the fellowship and interested in enrolling in the remainder of the Genesis Study this year.

No child care will be provided at the welcome session.

For more information, call Nancy Goodnight, class administrator, at

Concert at Greater Love Outreach

The Global Mission Benefit Seed Sending Concert begins at 6 p.m. Jan. 12 at Greater Love Outreach.

Young ministry artists, leading the way with word and rap worship, are scheduled to perform.

The public is invited. Admission is a bag of rice and beans.

Donated Bibles and books also are appreciated.

Goods and gifts to help the poor and needy in Ghana are scheduled to be shipped Jan. 19.

The church is at 3603-B E. Veteran Memorial Blvd., Killeen. Bishop Bernard Williams is prelate.

For more information, call (254) 634-2879 or (254) 317-8699.

Gospel Music Jamboree Jan. 12

Robertson Avenue Baptist Church’s Gospel Music Jamboree is from noon to 6 p.m. Jan. 12.

The public is invited to sing for an hour or two or stay all afternoon.

Any group or individual who would like to be on the schedule, call the church office at (254) 547-3155.

Tickets on sale for Frontline Conference

BMB Ministries and Productions presents Frontline Conference 2013, Ephesians 6:11-14 at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center on Jan. 18.

The program speaker is Juanita Brown.

The conference begins at 7 p.m. at 3601 S. W.S. Young Drive. Doors will open at 6 p.m.

Advance tickets are $40 each, or $50 per person at the door.

Tickets may be purchased at Gay’s House of Beauty in Killeen at (254) 699-6935; Doris Ellis at (254) 251-6257; Marilyn’s Gift Gallery in Waco at (254) 755-8219; or Legendary Cuts and Styles in Austin at (512) 674-4252.

For more information, call (254) 733-8876 or (254) 829-2154.

Recovery program offered Tuesdays

Celebrate Recovery, a Christ-centered recovery program, meets from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays at Hillside Ministries.

A nursery is provided.

The church is at 2602 S. Farm-to-Market 116, Copperas Cove.

For more information, call Don Chennault at (254) 317-8184.

Celebrate Recovery also meets from 6 to 8:30 p.m. each Tuesday at First Baptist Church in Copperas Cove.

Child care and a meal are provided. For more information, call Dave McKee at (254) 458-3109.

Kempner church hosts Bible study

Free coffee, conservation, prayer and Bible study are open to all at Kempner Oak Hill Baptist Church on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to noon each week.

English and Korean are spoken.

The church is at the corner of Farm-to-Market 2657 and County Road 4934, Kempner. For more information, call Dennis or Suk Wichelt at (254) 542-4210.

Cedar Valley to host monthly singing

The monthly Fourth Friday Night Singing at Cedar Valley Baptist Church in Salado is from 7 to 10 p.m. Jan. 25.

Come sing or just be blessed at the event.

A potluck and sweets for the meal during break of singing service is held in the church fellowship hall. All are invited to attend.

Singing is always the fourth Friday of a month, unless otherwise notified, as some months have five Fridays.

For directions or more information, call Donnie Jackson, music director, at (254) 947-5100 or (254) 913-2851.

Jewish congregation meets twice monthly

Congregation Simcha Sinai (Reform Jewish congregation) meets the second and fourth Friday of each month.

The temple/synagogue service is at 102 Cattail Circle in Harker Heights.

Doors are open, and the public is invited to share time with the congregation.

After the service, there will be a light meal (dairy).

For directions or more information, call (254) 231-4938 or (254) 702-2648 or email

Killeen Healing Rooms open Jan. 12

The Killeen Healing Rooms are open from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Jan. 12 in the KPLE-TV building at 502 E. Elms Road in Killeen.

The group’s commission is based on Mark 16:17-18, “And these signs shall follow those that believe ... they shall lay hands on the sick, and they shall recover.”

Prayer teams will be available to see participants healed in the name of Jesus Christ.

The group desires to bring together believers from all over the community to pray for the sick and see miracles happen.

Anyone interested in being trained to be a part of this ministry is asked to go to or call (254) 681-5823.

Public invited to Youth Town Hall

A Youth Town Hall is scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. Jan. 26 at Greater Vision Community Church, Activities Building, 2000 E. Stan Schlueter Loop, Killeen

The public is invited.

Greater Vision is collaborating with parents, youth, educators, substance abuse prevention specialists, city officials and representatives of nonprofit organizations, businesses, health organizations to discuss and raise awareness about the issues our youth are facing today.

This will be an evening with a purpose to bring together youth, church leaders, educators, parents, community leaders to discuss low self-esteem, bullying, sexual/gender choices, alcohol, drugs and many more topics youth face daily through a combination of situation skits, combination empowerment dances, briefings from officials, and testimonies from youth.

For more information, contact the Rev. Dawn Hodges, youth pastor, by email at or call (254) 200-4382.

Guiding Light to mark anniversary

The congregation of Guiding Light Ministries invites the public to help celebrate their fifth year of service in the building of God’s kingdom.

The venue for this event begins at 3:30 p.m. Jan. 13 at the Harker Heights Activities Center.

The leaders are Pastor Jesse Sherrod and First Lady Elizabeth Sherrod.

For more information, call (254) 690-0198.

Ministry to sponsor golf tourney in April

The annual Harold Ellis Memorial Golf Tournament, sponsored by J.A.I.L. Ministry Inc., is April 22.

Volunteer, make a donation or pray for those incarcerated and their families.

The ministry is at 211 E. Central Ave. in Belton.

For more information, go to, email or call (254) 933-8506.

Ensemble searching for new members

The A.J. Reed Gospel Ensemble is recruiting new members.

The group meets at 7 p.m. the first and third Thursday of the month at Adams Chapel AME Church, 120 Arlo, Harker Heights.

For more information, call (254) 338-5139.

Church news is published every Saturday. Send church news items to Dave Miller, P.O. Box 1300, Killeen, TX 76540; fax them to (254) 200-7640 or email them to by 5 p.m. Wednesday the week of publication.

Contact Teresa Tankersley at or (254)501-7542


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