Community Baptist Church to honor pastor

The Community Baptist Church will honor Pastor David Webb for serving 50 years in the ministry on Sunday. Thirty of those years were spent serving Community Baptist Church.

Members of the church will have a luncheon honoring Webb and his wife, Patsy, after the Sunday morning worship service.

Anyone who would like to acknowledge Webb may send cards addressed to him at Community Baptist Church, 120 Briggs Road, Killeen, TX 76549.

PTSD counseling available at KPLE-TV

Licensed ministers, counselors and chaplains will be on hand for individual and group counseling at noon today in the studio at KPLE-TV, 502 E. Elms Road, Killeen.

With other professionals, Sandy and Dean Fulkerson of Houston will present information helpful for transitioning back to civilian life after active duty in the military or dealing with difficult family relationships.

Sandy Fulkerson will sign copies of her book, “Bread Crumbs on Purpose,” from noon to 1 p.m.

The workshop is free to all retired and military families suffering with PTSD.

KPLE-TV currently carries a PTSD series on Wednesday and Thursday at 11 p.m. and Saturday and Sundays at 2 a.m. on Time Warner Cable, Channel 45, with repeats on

Bibleway COGIC to honor pastor, wife

A Pastor and Wife Appreciation for Superintendent Robert R. Ellis Sr. and Elect Lady Trudy Ellis of Bibleway COGIC is today and Sunday.

The theme is Worthy of Double Honor. 1 Timothy 5:17.

The celebration begins at 4 p.m. today with featured speaker Administrative Assistant Superintendent Geoffrey Stirrup, pastor of Dominion COGIC, San Antonio.

The grand finale is at 4 p.m. Sunday with featured speaker Superintendent Gilbert Gillum Jr., pastor of Living Word COGIC, Waco.

The public is invited.

The church is at 300 W. Jasper Road in Killeen. For more information, call Elder Curtis Lyles at 254-535-0927, Elder Kurt Broadnax at 254-371-2081, or Msny Gean Banks at 619-410-9191.

Ministry schedules groundbreaking today

Light of the World Ministries VISION 2014 will have a groundbreaking for the new house of worship beginning at 1 p.m. today at 2901 Clinkenbeard Drive, Killeen.

Public invited to All Saints Day services

The public is invited to All Saints Days at St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church for both the 7:45 and 10:30 a.m. services Sunday.

The public is invited to bring pictures or mementos of people they’ve lost to place in front of the altar.

At the 9 a.m. service, the Rev. Jones will speak about the Day of the Dead tradition.

The church is at 2800 Trimmier Road, Killeen.

Healing technician training starts Sunday

John G. Lake Ministries Divine Healing Technician Training begins Sunday.

This three- to four-month course meets from 5 to 7 p.m. Sundays.

For more information, contact Pat Galanffy at 254-690-8785 or or go

Free veterans marriage course set for Sunday

A free veterans and military marriage enrichment course is from 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Patriot Retreat Center, 10208 Cedar Knob Church Road, Salado.

The program is guided by a married couple in a safe, relaxed, fun atmosphere.

Engaged couples are invited and get $60 off a Texas marriage license.

The course includes all materials, lunch and refreshments.

Register online at www.marriagemanagement.orgor call 682-730-1818.

Family and Friends Day planned Sunday

Tabernacle of Praise and Worship Center will celebrate its annual Family and Friends Day at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Killeen Art & Activities Center, 801 N. Fourth St. in downtown Killeen.

Guest speaker will be the Rev. Charles Maze, pastor of Mount Zion Baptist Church, Temple. 

The Rev. Thomas O’Quinn is the pastor of Tabernacle of Praise and Worship Center at 348 S. 40th St., Killeen. 

Dinner will be served after the services. The public is invited. 

For more information, contact Pam Lazare or Marilyn Lee at 254-698-6283.

Institute to host Friends and Family Day

The Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research invites the public to Friends and Family Day from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday.

The public is invited to the event at the Killeen Arts and Activities Center, Clements Auditorium, 804 N. Fourth St.

The nonprofit religious and scientific research organization will conduct lectures from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at 1519 Florence Road, Suite 3, Skyline Plaza in Killeen.

For more information, go to

Agape COGIC to honor pastor’s, wife’s service

Services honoring Pastor Michael and First Lady Ella Johnson of Agape COGIC are Sunday.

Special speakers are Evangelist Mary Hicks of Agape COGIC at 10:30 a.m. and Pastor David L. Norman, pastor of Magnolia Baptist Church in Belton, at 4 p.m.

The public is invited to the services at 3716C E. Veterans Memorial Blvd., Killeen.

Ministry’s women’s conference ends today

Temple of Faith Apostolic Ministries’ Women’s Department ends its fourth annual Women of Divine Faith conference today.

Today’s enrichment classes are from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. A timely Word for today’s women of faith starts at 6 p.m.

This event is free and open to the public.

Area residents are invited to attend the Women of Divine Faith conference.

Pastor of Temple of Faith Apostolic Church is Elder Mark E. Kirkland. The church is at 808 N. Eighth St., Killeen.

Church hosts road trip to watch production

First Baptist Church Killeen is hosting a road trip to see the staged production of Waxahachie’s “Heaven’s Front Porch/Old Fashioned Singing” at 3 p.m. Nov. 2. A bus will leave the church at noon and return by 9 p.m. the same day.

The cost is $20, which includes the ticket price and transportation.

The bus will stop on the way back to Killeen for dinner (dutch treat). The church is at 3310 S. W.S. Young Drive, Killeen. The deadline to sign up is Wednesday. Call the church office to sign up at 254-634-6262.

Pidcoke Baptist to host concert Wednesday

Jay and Tammy Roy will be in concert at Pidcoke Baptist Church at 6 p.m. Wednesday.

The public is invited.

The church is on Farm-to-Market 116 between Copperas Cove and Gatesville.

Church to honor pastor, wife’s 30th anniversary next weekend

God’s Holy Tabernacle COGIC will celebrate their pastor and wife’s 30th anniversary Friday, Nov. 2 and 3.

The theme for the service is “Faithful Servants of Christ Firmly Rooted in the Lord.” Psalms 1:3; Jeremiah 17:8.

The guest speaker for Friday is Superintendent Robert Ellis, pastor of Bible Way COGIC.

Speaking Saturday is Bishop William Jenkins, pastor of Holy Temple of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ of Apostle Church.

On Nov. 3, Superintendent John C. Robinson, pastor of First COGIC, is the guest speaker.

Services begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 4 p.m. Nov. 3.

The church is at 506 Supt. E.M. Green St., Killeen. For more information, call the church office at 254-699-1662.

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