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A special weekend for Special Friends
by Leah Allen — October 25, 2014
CEDAR HILL—The 2014 Special Friends Retreat, hosted by Texas Baptists’ Preschool and Children’s Ministries, brought lots of smiles and laughter along with the opportunity for participants to share their talents on-stage.
The retreat for the mentally challenged of ages 12 and older took place at two locations – one in Floydada on Sept. 12-13, with about 90 campers, and another in Cedar Hill on Oct. 3-4, with 350 campers.
Participants made crafts, learned about parts of the world in Bible studies, performed their talents in a talent show and engaged in worship and music.
In Cedar Hill, at Mount…
Seeking the Word & Will of God
Dr. James C. Denison
President of Center for Informed Faith
A discussion of Biblical Considerations for Women in Ministry
Todd D. Still, Ph.D.,
Associate Professor of Christian Scriptures, Truett Seminary
Baptist Women in the U.S.
A Selected Bibliography from 1970 to 2005
The Ordination of Women
Director of Pastoral Care for Cook Children’s Hospitals
Biblical Basis for Women
Associate Professor of Religion, Baylor University
Dr. Dowd speaks on the biblical basis for women in ministry based on the Pauline tradition.
Biblical Imperatives for Women in Ministry
Dr. George Mason
Senior Pastor of Wilshire Baptist Church, Dallas Texas
Dr. George Mason speaks on a pastoral perspective as to the role of women in ministry in today’s culture.