‘A Sister Speaks’ launches Sunday

Anderson Chapel A.M.E. Church will convene the launch of “A Sister Speaks” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday.

The Rev. Dr. William M. Campbell Jr. is the senior pastor.

The guest preacher is the Rev. Cokeisha Bailey-Robinson, director of growth for the Concord Church in Dallas.

Robinson serves as the director of growth for the Concord Church in Dallas under the leadership of Pastor Bryan Carter.

She has served as a missionary to a number of countries and studied in Izmir, Turkey. She writes for several devotional sites and has contributed to three books, one of which she co-authored: “Farther In and Deeper Down” by the Bailey family.

A Sister Speaks will be each fourth Sunday at the church and will feature distinguished women from around the country. The community is invited.

The church is at 1002 Jefferis Ave. in Killeen.

First COGIC to offer Men’s Day program

The annual Men’s Day program at First COGIC begins at 4 p.m. Sunday at 5201 Westcliff Road, Killeen.

The theme for the occasion is God Wants Another Man. 1 Samuel: 10:6.

New Life Prayer to mark pastor’s anniversary

New Life Prayer Fellowship invites the public to celebrate the first anniversary of its pastor and his wife, Elder Joseph and Sister LaTosha Dickerson Sr.

The anniversary and pastor’s birthday celebration starts at 5 p.m. Sunday.

Bishop LaDell Thomas Jr., jurisdictional prelate, Texas Southeast 2nd Ecclesiastic Jurisdiction, will be the speaker.

The theme is “A Leader with an Understanding Heart.” Psalms: 37:37.

The church is at 919 S. 17th St., Temple.

First UMC Killeen to offer fried pies next week

Fried pies are back at First United Methodist Church Killeen, 3501 E. Elms Road.

The pies will be filled, fried and sold from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, until all pies are sold.

Pies are $2 each.

To order pies, call Patricia Vassaur from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday at 254-702-3862.

Healing Rooms open Tuesday night

The Killeen Healing Rooms will be open from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday 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 Christ.

Anyone interested in being trained to be a part of this ministry is urged to go to ww.killeenhealingrooms.com, or call Pat Galanffy at 254-690-8785.

The next training day is Sept. 21.

First COGIC to host outdoor concert

First COGIC welcomes everyone to an outdoor concert with love-inspiring music beginning at 6 p.m. Aug. 31.

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

Second Street Baptist plans car wash

A car wash, sponsored by the Brotherhood of Second Street Baptist Church, is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 31 at 1602 N. Second St., Killeen.

All proceeds will go toward purchasing a new drum set for the music department.

Monthly Ultreya set for Sept. 1

The Diocese of Austin English Cursillo will have its monthly Fort Hood Area Ultreya from 3 to 5 p.m. Sept. 1 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.

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. Sept. 4 at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center, 3601 S. W.S. Young Drive.

Men of Unity, the 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.

For more information, call 254-319-3385.

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 Sept. 3 and Mothers of Preschoolers beginning Sept. 9.

For information about registration, go to fbckilleen.com (Ministries/Preschool/Mothers of Preschoolers or Ministries/Mother’s Day Out.)

Women’s support group launches Sept. 5

A free women’s faith-based support group meets from 8:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays beginning Sept. 5 at 1519 Florence Road, Suite 23, Skyline Plaza in Killeen.

Safe, confidential and professional counseling is provided.

To register, call 254-415-9112.

Men-only conference scheduled for Sept. 6, 7

Men of Integrity’s annual conference, “700 Men Worshipping God,” is Sept. 6 and 7 at Rivers of Living Waters Church in Killeen.

Keynote speaker Pastor Mike Satterfield from Field of Grace Ministries in Arlington will speak at 7 p.m. Sept. 6.

Seminars on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. include “A Man and His Money” (Dr. Randy Wallace); “Effective Fatherhood” (Bishop D.S. McBride); “Men’s Health and Wellness” (Rodney Duckett, LVN); and “Boyhood to Manhood” (Pastor Jimmie Booze).

The conference is for men only.

The church is at 508 N. Gray St., Killeen. For more information, call 254-690-9673.

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.

2 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 on 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. The 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 Drive, Killeen.

For more information contact Nancy Goodnight at nancygoodnight@gmail.com.

‘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.

St. Joseph’s school signing up students

St. Joseph’s Catholic School is registering students entering PK3 through sixth grade for this school year.

The school is at 2901 E. Rancier Ave., Killeen.

For more information, call the school office at 254-634-7272.

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.

Mason planning Fall Festival of Churches

On Sept. 28, the city of Mason will host its inaugural Fall Festival of Churches.

At 10 a.m., churches throughout Mason will gather around the east side of the courthouse lawn to offer crafts, books and assorted foods.

Church news is published every Saturday. Email church news items to religion@kdhnews.com by 5 p.m. Wednesday the week of publication.

Contact Teresa Tankersley at teresat@kdhnews.com or (254)501-7542​

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