Articles from June 2023

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Texas Baptists join together to help the Perryton and Matador communities recover after tornadoes rip through their towns

by George Schroeder on June 29, 2023 in News

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.

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TBM teams help Perryton families with new beginnings

by Russ Dilday on June 23, 2023 in News

"At a moment like this, you're grateful for the help and grateful to be alive,"

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MinistrySafe helps provide churches with awareness and education on sexual abuse prevention

by George Schroeder on June 15, 2023 in News

“Providing education and awareness is so much better than having someone contact us after the fact,”

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Dick Maples and Dorso Maciel honored at 2023 Texas Baptists Legacy Awards

by George Schroeder on June 8, 2023 in News

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.

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BGCT Executive Board deems two congregations to be outside of harmonious cooperation

by Texas Baptists Communications on June 8, 2023 in News

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.

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Todd Combee named director of Chaplaincy Relations for Texas Baptists

by Texas Baptists Communications on June 2, 2023 in News

Combee, who has vast experience in chaplaincy and chaplaincy ministries, will oversee the endorsement, training and support of chaplains.

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