Religion Briefs: First Church of God, Solid Rock Baptist Church announce Sunday plans

Published 12:04 am Saturday, June 27, 2020

First Church of God, 3800 Jimmy Johnson Blvd., will host Sunday morning Praise/Worship at 10:30 a.m. Masks and gloves are provided. Safety guidelines and social distancing are in place. Sunday’s sermon is “Reach out to Jesus,” taken from Mark 6:53-56.

Solid Rock Baptist Church, 1337 E. Fifth St., will present a conference “Lift Up Christ in a Crisis” at 4 p.m. Sunday. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Byron Jones of The Rock Christian Center in Houston.

The theme scripture is taken from I Chronicles 7:13-14, Isaiah 53:5 and John 12:31-32.

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Solid Rock Baptist Church is practicing the new social distance recommendations given by Gov. Greg Abbott in his minimum standard health protocols checklist for churches and places of worship.

For more information, call 409-983-7654.

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