Category Archives: Local Church News

Trinity Baptist welcomes Wade Daniel in concert

Wade Daniels

Sunday, Jan. 25, Trinity Baptist Church of Orange will be honored to host concert Pianist/Vocalist, Wade Daniel at the 11:00 A.M. service. Mr. Daniel is the Minister of Music at First Baptist Church of Bartlesville, OK, a vocal member of

New Annointing Church to host gospel singing

Area residents are invited to join members of New Anointing Church at 7:00 pm., Friday, Jan. 30 for an old-fashioned gospel singing. This is an open-mic singing, so singers should bring their gospel song on tape and/or CD, bring musical instruments, or

The Church of 2015

With 2014 gone, many people will be contemplating how 2015 will be different than the year gone by.   Some people want to lose weight, read more, travel the world or stop biting their nails.  New Year’s resolutions are supposed to

Faith UMC presents “Mary did you know?”

Faith United Methodist Church will  present the musical drama Mary did you Know? at 10:50 am, Dec. 21 at the church, 8608 MLK Jr. Dr.  Later the same day, beginning at 4:00 pm and continuing through 5:30, there will be

Metropolitan opera singer Chad Shelton to sing Christmas Eve

Chad Shelton

A former member of the Chancel Choir at First United Methodist Church in Orange, Chad Shelton will sing at the Candlelight service on Christmas Eve. The service will take place in the First United Methodist Church Sanctuary at 502 N.6th

Faith UMC presents Christmas in song, drama

Pastor, Dr. Billy Watson, Choir Director, Cheri Bouillion, and Faith UMC Chancel Choir invites the community to come hear the message of Christmas through music and drama. Musical numbers include well known Christmas carols and newer songs such as “Jesus Messiah”,

Christmas in the air at Trinity Baptist


Christmas excitement has been in the air at Trinity Baptist Church of Orange. Sunday, Nov. 30, the church started their celebration of the Christmas season with “The Hanging of the Greens”.  The service included several members reading scripture and explaining

Weir named CCS Teacher of the Month

CCS TOM Pam Weir

Community Christian School’s October teacher of the month is kindergarten teacher Pam Weir. Weir said of her teaching career, “This is my second year teaching and I absolutely love it! I never thought that I would be one of those

Orange Soup Kitchens

soup kitchen

The following churches in Orange offer lunch throughout the week to those in need. All meals are provided free of charge. Monday Mount Sinai Baptist Church 1109 N. 2nd St. 886-2089 Tuesday First Presbyterian Church 902 W. Green Ave. 883-2097

St. Mary Altar Society prepares for annual luncheon

Altar Society

St. Mary Catholic Church was organized in 1880 and through many blessings has grown to be the vibrant church filled group it is today. The parishioners believe that the church is a house of prayer for all people and a

McLewis Church of Christ holds Gospel Meeting

McLewis Church of Christ will hold a gospel meeting with Van Miller, Sunday, Nov. 9, and Wednesday, Nov. 12. The church is located at  15497 FM 1442, Orange. Service times are: Sunday worship: 10:00 am amd 2:00 pm; Monday –

Good Shepherd offers parents’ afternoon out

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church of Bridge City is sponsoring an afternoon out to all area parents. Saturday, October 25th will be the first time for this new program to meet.  Children ages 4 to 12 may be brought to the

Solid Rock church to host benefit

Solid Rock Baptist Church will hold a benefit program for Minster Herbert Jones, Sunday, Oct. 19, at 3:00 pm. Area pastors and congregations are invited, and asked that the choir of their choice render an A-B selection on God’s program.

Solid Rock BC to host Pastor Appreciation Service

pastor appreciation

The pastor, offices and members of Solid Rock Baptist Church in Orange, welcome all area pastors, offices and members to their 25th pre-anniversary, and Pastor’s appreciation services at 7:00 pm, Thursday, Sept. 18; and at 3:00 pm, Sunday, Sept. 21

Starlight COGIC to present family conference

family conference

The Starlight Church of God in Christ church family, at 2800 Bob Hall Rd. in Orange, would like to invite the public to the Family Conference Crusade. The theme of the conference is Let’s Stay Together, Sept. 18-20. Thursday,  Sept. 18

First Baptist BC to hold student, teacher blessings


  Sunday, Aug. 24, at 5:30 P.M., First Baptist Church of Bridge City will have a special service for area teachers and students. There will be music, a short devotional, and a time of prayer for protection and blessings on

First Baptist Church in BC extends warm welcome to all

Pic 4 FBC front view closer up (2)

 First Baptist Church in Bridge City, located at 200 W. Roundbunch Road, was founded in 1940 and is committed to community ministry and support. First Baptist Church in Bridge City originated when Bridge City was known as Prairie View. The

Cowboy Church of Orange County to hold play day

  The Cowboy Church of Orange County will hold a play day, Friday, Aug. 15 at 7:00 pm. Registration begins at 5:45 pm. Events will include cloverleaf barrels, straight barrels, speed barrels, poles and mutton bustin’. Pay outs will be awarded

Silver Oaks Baptist to celebrate anniversary

Silver Oaks Baptist Church will celebrate their 20th anniversary with a celebration Sept. 14, during the morning worship service, from 9:30 am – 11:30 am. Dinner will immediately follw the service. All past and present members are ibvited to attend.

Batman to make appearance at FBC back to school event

First Baptist Church, Bridge City is sponsoring a “Pencil Pal’s” back to school pencil-give-away, Saturday, Aug. 16, from 10:00 a.m. to noon. The event will be held in the West parking lot of the church. Pencils will be given to

St. Mary Catholic Church holds VBS

St. Mary Catholic Church hosted their annual vacation bible school which entailed many activities. The children enjoyed arts, crafts, and learning about faith, kindness and treating others with love and respect. Father Joseph Daleo was able to feel the lesson