After two devastating tornadoes hit small Texas towns Perryton and Matador, local churches are seeking prayer and encouragement as they are working nonstop to help their communities recover.
"At a moment like this, you're grateful for the help and grateful to be alive,"
“Providing education and awareness is so much better than having someone contact us after the fact,”
The Texas Baptists Legacy Award honors individuals who have made a lasting impact on Texas Baptists. This year, we honored Dick Maples, retired pastor and former associate executive director, and Dorso Maciel, longtime pastor of Primera Iglesia in Laredo.
During an executive session of the BGCT Executive Board two congregations affiliated with the BGCT were deemed to be outside of harmonious cooperation with the churches of the Convention due to their public affirmation of same-sex sexuality.
Combee, who has vast experience in chaplaincy and chaplaincy ministries, will oversee the endorsement, training and support of chaplains.