Moss Rose center offers free breakfast today

Second Street Baptist Church in Killeen offers a free breakfast to the public every second Saturday of the month at the Moss Rose Community Center, 1103 E. Avenue E, Killeen.

The next breakfast is from 9 to 11 a.m. today.

For more information, call Ryan Bellamy at 254-338-3259.

Killeen Healing Rooms are open today

The Killeen Healing Rooms will be open from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. today 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 seek healing in the name of Jesus.

Cove church to celebrate choir anniversary today

Bountiful New Life COGIC will celebrate its choir anniversary at 4 p.m. today.

The theme of the event is “Exalting the Lord for His Greatness through Song and Praise” — Psalms 145:1-3.

The guest speaker is Elder Derrick Moore of Living Word COGIC in Waco.

All area residents are invited.

The church is at 115 E. Avenue E in Copperas Cove.

Church signing up kids for sports programs

Skyline Baptist Church, at 906 Trimmier Road in Killeen would like to invite all boys and girls (kindergarten through sixth grade) to register for UPWARD Basketball and Cheerleading from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today.

Registration will be held in the Family Life Center gym. The cost per child for either basketball or cheerleading is $60.

Practices will begin the first week of January, and games will begin Jan. 14.

For more information about the UPWARD sports program, contact the church office at (254)699-4479 or go to

Public invited to church’s German service Sunday

Immanuel Lutheran Church of Copperas Cove will celebrate its annual “Advent Gottesdienst,” a German service, on Sunday.

The public is invited to attend and to bring friends and neighbors for the day’s activities. The guest preacher for the day will be the Rev. Otto Brillinger, who will come from Indiana to conduct the services. He will show slides of his mission travels in the parish hall at 9:30 a.m. and preach in English at the regular 10:30 a.m. church service time.

A potluck lunch will follow.

The German service will begin at 2 p.m., followed by refreshments in the parish hall. This is a yearly community-wide special tradition at Immanuel.

The church is 2 miles north of Copperas Cove on Farm-to-Market 116 and 2 miles west on Lutheran Church Road. Call 512-971-4857 or 547-3498.

Groves to host pastor, ministers’ wives dinner

Garden of Gethsemane Church of God in Christ will sponsor its annual pastor and ministers’ wives Christmas dinner in the home of Supt. and Missionary Grove at 7 p.m. Monday.

This will be the 34th year for the dinner, which is intended to be a night of prayer, dinner, fellowship and realizing that Jesus is the reason for the season.

Prophet to speak at Killeen church

Prophet Eugene Timmons will be the guest speaker at St. John Faith Outreach Baptist Church from Monday through Dec. 17 at 7:30 each night.

The church is at 3507 Cranford Ave., Killeen, off Veterans Memorial Boulevard and 42nd Street.

For more information, call 254-798-7496 or 254-338-6773.

Church taking resumes for pastorship position

Simmonsville Missionary Baptist Church is accepting resumes for the pastorship position.

The deadline for all resumes is Thursday.

You may mail them to P.O. Box 1361 Killeen, TX 76540 or

For all questions concerning this position, call 254-699-1956.

Killeen church to host free dinner, toy giveaway

Bibleway Church of God in Christ in Killeen will sponsor a free dinner and toy giveaway at 3 p.m. Dec. 17 at the church, 300 W. Jasper Road.

Area residents are invited to come out and celebrate the joy of the season.

Adult Bible study class registering members

The Temple-Belton Community Bible Study adult evening class is registering members for the fall/spring 30-week interdenominational Bible study of Isaiah.

The class meets Mondays from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the small sanctuary of First Baptist Church of Belton, at Sixth and Main streets, Belton.

An introductory class will be held for anyone interested in learning more about Community Bible Study. Individuals may choose to participate in core groups for men, women or married couples.

Each week participants 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.

For more information, call the class coordinator at 254-773-1842.

Killeen church plans ‘Blue Christmas’ service

For those who are far from our loved ones, who have lost someone or are just having a difficult time this time of year, First United Methodist Church in Killeen is having a special “Blue Christmas” service.

The service is one of remembrance and hope, a service that looks to the promises of God. Blue Christmas begins at 6:15 p.m. Dec. 21 at 3501 E. Elms Road, Killeen. The public is invited. For more information, call 254-634-6363.

Killeen church offers free school uniforms

East Lake Baptist Church offers free school uniforms and clothing from 9 a.m. until noon on Wednesdays.

The church is at 3213 Lake Road, Killeen.

For more information, call 254-690-4400 or 254-699-8125.

Compiled by Jennise Colin-Ventura

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