A place to stay, a path to restoration
by Kalie Lowrie on June 19, 2017 in news
ABILENE - After the six-hour drive from Lufkin to Abilene, Roseanne Welch was thankful for the warm welcome she received as she walked in the door of the Eunice Chambless Hospitality House.
“I felt like I was coming to visit my family,” Welch said. “Everyone was so kind and welcoming from the moment we arrived. It felt like home.”
This was the first trip Welch made to visit her son, who is incarcerated in the French Robertson Unit of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, since he was transferred from Huntsville to Abilene. As a single mom,/p>/p>/a>... [continue]
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Texas Baptists is partnering with an organization known as Ministry Safe to better address the issue of child sexual abuse in the local Church. We are concerned about the wellbeing of children and greatly desire to see that suffering, especially at the hands of child predators, be prevented. Through this partnership, we are offering training opportunities for your church leaders, as well as other resources to help your church become aware and informed about how to prevent child sexual abuse.
Cooperative Program 2016 Annual Report
The 2016 CP Annual Report answers the question: Where did that $33.1 million go? Partnering with 2,079,385 individuals and 5,309 churches, Texas Baptists saw some astounding results from their generous Acts 1:8 giving to missions.