MINIMUM STANDARD HEALTH PROTOCOLS

“CHECKLIST FOR CHURCHES/PLACES OF WORSHIP The Office of the Attorney General and the Office of the Governor have been providing joint guidance regarding the effect of executive orders on religious services conducted in churches, congregations, and places of worship. Below is an excerpt from the joint guidance for executive order GA-18, issued on April 27, […]

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Quarterly Update

“TEXAS STATE ASSOCIATION OFFREE WILL BAPTISTSGreetings from the State Office and the Executive Board!A lot has happened since our last formal update three months ago. We’ve shared a number ofannouncements, resources, and smaller updates with you by e-mail, by letter, and through theTexas Challenge (https://texaschallenge.net/), but we want to recap for you what’s been takingplace […]

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Reopening Church

“Walking back into the buildings called churches will be far from “business as usual.” Join us as we discuss simple and practical ways of rejoining our church communities after COVID-19. Mark your calendars 🗓️ D6 Family is going live on Facebook three days in a row this week. Dr. Ron Hunter will talk with these […]

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Provow Celebrations

“Good morning from Shumen! I pray that all of you are well.  I know that these days of quarantine are incredibly hard for almost all churches.  Please know that I am praying for you, just as you are praying for us. Last week we had a really good Easter service.  We were almost without any […]

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2020 State Meeting: Cancelled

As you know, the current COVID-19 crisis has created a unique set of circumstances for how we live, work, and worship. Over the last several weeks, the Texas FWB Executive Board has been in discussion about how this crisis and restrictions on in-person gatherings might affect our 2020 State Meeting, originally scheduled for June 2-3. […]

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Kenneth Copeland, Tiger King, and Stoners: What Is People Who Should Not Be Given A Platform

Alright I know, that title was probably not very professional. But like many of you out there, I have had the “pleasure” of reading and seeing many things on social media and TV that equally dumbfound and irritate me. I’m reminded of the moderator’s response to Billy Madison when Billy had just finished giving his […]

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National News

“Today, the Executive Office of the National Association of Free Will Baptists announced that July’s National Association in Oklahoma City would be a streamlined convention described in more detail a little later by the Executive Office. Especially disappointing will be the absence of the CTS Ministry Expo Competition. For many, preparations and practices began soon […]

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“Mother’s day has not been cancelled! Mother’s Day is just a few weeks away – May 10. COVID-19 has garnered all the attention, but don’t let Mother’s Day go by without showing mom’s how important they are to us.Randall House has released Family Fun Questions With Mom, a booklet designed to encourage conversations between moms […]

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Alive Youth Conference Cancelled

“Dear Texas Pastors, Youth Pastors, and Workers, The CE Board is saddened to announce the cancellation of the Alive Youth Conference that was scheduled for June 10-13. With the uncertainty of the times we felt it best to focus on other events later in the year and to plan on having the Alive Youth Conference […]

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