Texas Baptists

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Moore, OK
7/14/14 – 7/20/14
Shalom Builders Trips
Across Texas
7/17/14 – 7/20/14
Camp Exalted
Leakey, TX
7/21/14 – 7/26/14
ISAAC Training
Pembrok Pines, FL
7/21/14 – 7/26/14
Disaster Recovery Trip
Jamestown, CO
8/3/14 – 8/10/14

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Sixty quilts handmade and delivered with love

VILLA FRANCA, Spain - Even when verbal communication seems impossible, there’s one language that is spoken by all: love. It can be spoken through hugs, laughter and 60 quilts hand-made by Texas Baptist women.

The quilts were a part of Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) of Texas initiative “Covered with Love” in which they presented the request for 50 quilts for the Evangelical Baptist Retirement Home in Villa Franca, Spain.

Together women within WMU, Texas Baptist staff, and local Baptist churches, donated their time and their stitching skills to the cause. Within five months, they finished more quilts than needed and prayed over…


Church Profile

Education Initiative, Alliance Church, Lubbock

We have been working to bring awareness to and address the educational challenges facing the Hispanic community, both inside and outside the church…I learned that you don’t need a lot, you just need to start. Read more…

Pastor Profile

Jay Abernathy, Pastor, FBC Palestine

When I was 7 years old, my grandfather and I went on a walk. While crossing the street, I was struck and nearly killed by a speeding car. After a lengthy recovery, I had conversations with my parents and my pastor… Read more…

TXBaptist Magazine

Impacting Our Communities

TXBaptist Magazine is the perfect resource to keep you connected to all things Texas Baptists.

Click the cover to download our latest quarterly publication, or send us an email if you’d like to subscribe. Email now…

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Baptist General Convention of Texas
333 N. Washington Ave.
Dallas, TX 75246
(888) 244-9400

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