Religious events in the Wichita Falls area on July 30

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Garage sale on July 30 for the benefit of Catholic education in Wichita Falls: A garage sale to benefit Catholic Education in Wichita Falls will be held from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, July 30 at 5014 Jacksboro Highway. Items for sale may include retro plaid sofa, coffee/end tables, sports equipment, office chairs, filing cabinets, vintage science lab equipment, Christmas items, large round banquet tables, commercial kitchen items, microwaves, pressure washers and odds and ends. .

Wichita Falls First Baptist Church: We invite you to join us at one of our services. The downtown campus, 1200 9th Street, will host their mixed worship with choir, worship team and orchestra on Sundays at 8:15 a.m. Contemporary worship is offered at both 9:45 a.m. and 11 a.m. West Campus, 4317 Barnett Road, offers contemporary services. at 9:45 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. every Sunday. Sheppard’s Church, 2101 Puckett, will offer contemporary services at 9:45 a.m. and 11 a.m.

Life groups are available for all ages every Sunday.

Sunday morning services are broadcast live on CFNT, cable channel 10 or live on 20.1 or 24.1 each Sunday at 8:15 a.m. and 11 a.m. The services are also streamed on our website as well as on our Facebook page.

First Christian Church, 3701 Taft Boulevard, 940-692-2282, www.firstchristianwf.com: PLEASE COME WORSHIP WITH US THIS WEEK! COME CELEBRATE CHRIST WITH THE FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH! Bring your family and friends!

July 10-Sept 11: “THE LORD’S PRAYER” 8:40 a.m. (Chapel) and 10:45 a.m. (Sanctuary). WEDNESDAY NIGHT WORSHIP: 5:30 p.m. Brown Bag Fellowship, 6:00 p.m. The Neighborhood Worship Service. “HARD WORDS OF THE BIBLE.

Please plan to gather with us – WE WELCOME EVERYONE! OPEN COMMUNION: The Lord’s Supper or Communion is offered at every service to all who believe in Jesus Christ as their Lord and Saviour. PLEASE CHECK OUR WEBSITE FOR MORE DETAILS REGARDING FAMILY ACTIVITIES etc.

First Presbyterian Church, 3601 Taft Blvd. : At 10:30 a.m. this Sunday, July 24, the Reverend Michael Morris, associate pastor of the Church, will preach. His sermon this Sunday is titled “A Series on Fellowship: Care for One Another” and is based on 1 Corinthians 12:24-25. will meet at the Hansen’s home on Wednesday, July 27 at 7:30 p.m. The FPC preview night will highlight upcoming events in the church’s ministry to children and their families. The preview party will take place on August 1, at 5:30 p.m., in the Fellowship room. Anyone in need of prayer or pastoral care is encouraged to contact the Church office.

First United Methodist Church of Iowa Park, 201 E. Bank: Come worship with us at 9 a.m. on Sundays. Social distancing and security measures are respected. At this time, we still do not have any Fellowship or Sunday School events.

Wichita Falls First United Methodist Church909 10th Street: Worship Sundays at 10:30 a.m. at 909 10th Street or live on TV-KJBO and online at www.FUMCWF.org/LIVE.

Floral Heights United Methodist Church – 2214 10th Street: Sunday, July 31, 8th Sunday after Pentecost, 9:00 a.m. – Sunday School, 10:10 a.m. – Worship Table – Fellowship Hall, 2-5 p.m. – Summer @ the Heights. Tuesday, August 2, 9:30 p.m. – Prayer Shawl Ministry, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Community lunches. Wednesday, August 3, 9 a.m. – Bible study, 5:30 p.m. – Movie night for children, 6 p.m. – Rehearsal of the Chancel choir. Thursday, August 4, 6:30 a.m. – Men’s Bible Study, 9:30 a.m. – Women’s Bible Study, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Community lunches.

Mount Pleasant Baptist Church: Sunday school from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Morning worship will begin at 10 a.m. All members are asked to use the Harding Street entrance and wear a face covering. If you cannot attend the service, deacons will be available on the Bailey Street side of the church 30 minutes after the service if you wish to contribute tithes, offer and receive the Lord’s Supper. Sunday afternoon on Facebook, Pastor Castle will have echoes from the pulpit and a prayer. You can also use the Givelify app. If you have any questions, you can email [email protected]

New Presbyterian Hope: Worship services in our new building at 1701 Enterprise. Our worship service will begin at 10 a.m. Our services will continue to be available on our FB page for those who have joined locally and across the country in the past two years.

New Jerusalem Baptist Church, 1420 Borton Lane: New Jerusalem offers meals for the locked down, food distribution through the Wichita Falls Area Food Bank’s mobile pantry, clothing and health checkups on the fourth Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to noon. Please contact Rev. Angus Thompson, pastor of the church, at 940-766-4022 with any questions. For more information on vaccinations, contact Mary Ann Merriex at 940-322-5728.

St. Benedict Orthodox Church, 3808 Seymour Road: Check out our services, classes and events on our website: www.SaintBenedictOrthodox.com. Contact our priest: [email protected]

St. Matthew Baptist Church, 412 Dallas St., Wichita Falls: It’s time, our annual back-to-school supplies and clothing drive on July 30, 2022 – 8 a.m. to noon, St. Matthew’s Baptist Church. There will be backpacks, school supplies, clothes, shoes, snacks, etc. You don’t need to show any ID, just let the kids out.

Trinity Presbyterian Church, 4403 Phillips: Trinity Presbyterian Church holds in-person worship services at 11 a.m. Sundays at 4403 Phillips. Social distancing remains in practice.

Trinity United Methodist Church: 5800 SW Pkwy., (across from Memorial Stadium): Worship With Us Sunday Morning July 31: Sunday School for All Ages at 9 a.m., Morning Worship at 10 a.m. which streams live on FB facebook.com/ trinitywf/Pastor Fields preaches from the Bible study “Wesleyan Roots: What Makes United Methodism Distinct” – “Salvation is more a journey than an event”.

Pastor Jacob Fields leads “Wesleyan Roots: What Distinguishes United Methodism,” our Monday evening Bible study, 7-8 p.m. each week.

Join us for Messy Church, a family ministry, every 2sd, and 4e Sunday of the month 4:00-6:00 p.m. Lots of family fun, games, food, Bible teaching and ministry for all ages.

The Trinity UMC pantry is available on the 3rd Monday of each month 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Please bring an identity document and proof of residence. Call 940-692-9995 for more information.

Wichita Falls Metropolitan Community Church, 1401 Travis (at 14th Street): As always, all are welcome. Visit us on Sundays: 10:15 a.m. for study, 11 a.m. for worship services. . . just late enough to sleep! Relaxed comfort to an embraced finer dress; zone without negative judgment. WE HIDE MASKS, CHECK THE TEMPERATURE, SANITIZE IN/OUT, SOCIAL DISTANCE AND TAKE CARE OF OUR NEIGHBOURS’ HEALTH. Ours is a safe and nurturing environment. We are also LGBTQ+ affirming. Children and young people welcome and included in the service. Daycare available. Networking and lunch connections following (Dutch draft). 1401 Travis St. 940-322-4100, [email protected], Register online at https://bit.ly/WFMCCWorship.