Restoring Religious Liberty Training August 4
Jeff Mateer, General Counsel and Legal Strategist for the Liberty Institute, will be speaking on "Restoring Religious Liberty" at an HBA Leadership Training Series event on Monday, August 4, at 6 p.m. at Ridin High Cowboy Church. Ridin' High Cowboy Church is located at 8771 FM 35 in Union Valley, near the intersection of FM 35 aNd FM 1565. A light meal will be served, followed by an HBA Executive Board Meeting..
Sunday School Kick-Off Conference September 8
Mark Yoakum, Director of Church Ministries for the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention, will be the guest speaker at a Sunday School Kick-Off Conference on Monday, September 8 at 6 p.m. at Vansickle Baptist Church. Although the focus of this training is primarily for adults, there will be ideas shared that will be of value for Sunday School leaders who work with other age groups. Participants will receive a free copy of "Three Roles for Guiding Groups" by David Francis. A light meal will be served, followed by an HBA Executive Board Meeting..
Projects at Mathews Retreat
We have several needs at Mathews Retreat that would make great projects for a youth, women’s group, or men’s group at Mathews Retreat. Projects range from replacing Crepe Myrtles, brush clearing, spraying Roundup on the parking area, pouring some small amounts of concrete, making some repairs on the playground equipment, constructing picnic tables, building a backstop, or upgrading the volleyball court. There are some larger projects are needed as well. Contact Jim Gatliff at 903.413.4411 for information.
HBA Annual Meeting October 12
HBA's 129th Annual Celebration will be on Sunday, October 12 at FBC Royse City, 3 to 5:30 p.m. with musical guests the Harmony Quartet and a praise band made of HBA pastors.
Dr. Jim Majors as Pastor, Floyd BC
Joe Ramsey as Pastor, Woosley BC