The Rockdale Reporter Church Directory
The local and area church information alternates each week.
ADINA CHRISTIAN CHURCH: interim minister; Bible school, 9:45 a.m.; Sunday worship, 10:30 a.m. BARN CHURCH OF MILANO: 733 Holdiness Lane; Chad and Sherry Lagrone, pastors; Sunday services, 11 a.m. “No Barriers.” BLACK JACK BAPTIST CHURCH: 11 miles south on FM 908; Bro. Jimmy Haile; Sunday school, 10 a.m.; Sunday worship 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. CONOLEY COMMUNITY CHURCH: CR 455 at FM 486, four miles south of Thorndale; James D. Brymer, pastor; Sunday praise and worship, 11 a.m.; Wednesday prayer service, 7 p.m. DAVILLA ASSEMBLY OF GOD CHURCH: Rev. Randy Holtzclaw, pastor; Sunday Bible school, 10 a.m.; worship service, 11 a.m.; Sunday young people’s service, 6 p.m.; evangelistic service, 7 p.m.; Wednesday service, 7:30 p.m. DAVILLA BAPTIST CHURCH: Rev. David Cox, pastor; Sunday school, 10 a.m.; Sunday worship, 11 a.m. and 5 p.m.; Wednesday prayer meeting, 7 p.m. FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, Lexington: Sunday school, 9:30 a.m.; Sunday worship, 10:45 a.m.; AWANA, 5:30 p.m.; prayer fellowship, 6:30 p.m.; Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, Milano: Church Street, 512-455- 2281; Dave Lucus, minister; Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; Sunday worship, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.; children’s choir, 6 p.m. Wednesday; mid-week Bible study, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday; Signs of Him, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday; young men’s class, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, Thorndale: Hwy. 79, 512/898- 2529, www.fbcthorndale.com; Jeremey Shepherd, pastor; Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; Sunday worship, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.; Wednesday Children’s activities, prayer meeting, ladies Bible study, 6:30 p.m. FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH (DISCIPLES OF CHRIST), Lexington: Hwy. 77 N., 979/773-4416; “A Positive Fellowship of Growing Christians;” David N. Fischer, pastor; Sunday coffee fellowship, 9:30 a.m.; Sunday school, 9:50 a.m.; worship, 11 a.m.; caring nursery always provided. FOREST GROVE CHRISTIAN CHURCH: 9 miles south of Hwy. 77 and 79 overpass on Hwy. 77; “The Bible—Our Only Book; Christ—Our Only Creed”; www.forestgrovechristianchurch.com; Brandon Navarre, pastor; Sunday school, 10 a.m.; worship and communion, 11 a.m.; worship, 6 p.m.
FRIENDSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH: 6 mi. south of Milano on Hwy. 36; Bro. Delmar McCracken, pastor; Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; Sunday worship, 11 a.m.; Wednesday service, 7 p.m. FRIENDSHIP UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: FM1915 south of Buckholts; Terry Doughterty, pastor; services each 1st Sunday and 3rd Sunday, 9 a.m. GAUSE BAPTIST CHURCH: Jimmy Sanders, pastor; Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; Sunday worship 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m.; Wednesday service, 6:30 p.m. GAUSE FULL GOSPEL CHURCH: Rev. Jerry and Linda Burns, pastors; services 10 a.m. and 7 p.m.; Wednesday services, 7 p.m. GAUSE METHODIST CHURCH: Rev. Kenneth Byrd, pastor; worship service, 10 a.m.; Sunday school, 11 a.m. GOODWILL BAPTIST CHURCH, Milano: Rev. Otis Ray, pastor; Sunday school, 10 a.m.; worship service, 11 a.m.; prayer meeting, 7 p.m. Wednesday. GRIFFIN CHAPEL A.M.E. CHURCH, Milano: CR 336; Rev. Elmer Snell, pastor; Sunday school, 10 a.m.; worship service, 11 a.m. 2nd and 4th Sunday; mid-week prayer service 4th Wednesday 7:30 p.m. HOYTE CHURCH OF CHRIST: FM2095; Sunday services 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. JESUS IS REY: Minerva; David Reyes, pastor; services, 7:30 p.m. Friday. LEXINGTON CHURCH OF CHRIST: Ricky Spacek, minister; Bible study, 9:45 a.m.; worship service 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. LEXINGTON FAITH TEMPLE: 1005 CR 317 W, Lexington, TX 78947, 979/773-4558; Rev. Jim D. Monroe, pastor; Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; worship service, 10:45 a.m.; Sunday evening service, 6 p.m.; Wednesday Bible study, 6:30 p.m.; other meetings by special announcements. Welcome is extended to all. LEXINGTON HOLY FAMILY CATHOLIC MISSION: Corner of Hwy. 77 and 696 East; Sunday mass 10 a.m. LEXINGTON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: Rev. David White, pastor; church school 9:45 a.m.; services, 11 a.m.; Bible study, 6 p.m. LIBERTY COMMUNITY CHURCH: Sunday worship, 9 a.m.; Sunday school, 10 a.m.; Wednesday Bible fellowship (at the Gilliland’s home), 5:30 p.m.
LIGHT OF CHRIST MINISTRIES: a non-denominational Christian retreat, located west of Gause approximately 5 miles off US 79; Melvin and Loretta Wall, 979-279-6112, 979-777-1060; www.lightofchristministries.com. THE LIGHTHOUSE OF LEXINGTON: Prayer-line 979/773-4900; Mike and Jackie Pate, pastors; Sunday worship, 10:30 a.m. LIVE OAK CHURCH OF CHRIST: Bible study, song service and communion, 10:30 a.m. Sunday; services, 7:30 p.m. Sunday. MILAM COUNTY CHURCH OF CHRIST: Hwy. 77 and CR 232; O.E. Davidson, evangelist; Sunday services, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.; Bible study, 10 a.m.; Wednesday Bible study, 7 p.m. MILANO CHURCH OF CHRIST: Sunday, 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. MILANO UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: Rev. Roy Dillard, pastor; Sunday school, 10 a.m. Sunday; fellowship and welcome, 11 a.m. Sunday; Sunday worship, 11 a.m.; Wednesday Bible fellowship, 5:30 p.m. at the Gilliland’s home. MT. ZION BAPTIST CHURCH: FM 1712; Luther Shelander, pastor; Sunday school, 9:45 a.m.; worship service, 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.; Wednesday prayer meeting, 7 p.m. MT. TABOR BAPTIST CHURCH: 1353 Milam Co. Loop 355, Gause; Dr. Leroy Swift, pastor; 1st & 3rd Sundays, sunday school, 10 a.m.; worship 11 a.m.; Thursday bible study 6 p.m. NEW PROVIDENCE PRIMITIVE BAPTIST: Maysfield on FM 485 and corner of 979; Elder Louis Holder, 2nd Sunday pastor; Elder Ethridge, 4th Sunday pastor; hymn singing, 10 a.m.; preaching, 11 a.m. PLEASANT GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH: Sunday school, 10 a.m. PLEASANT RETREAT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: 5 miles south of Thorndale; Rev. Terry Dougherty, 512-824-0226; Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.; Sunday worship, 11 a.m. PRAYER MISSION CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST: 209 Frederick, Thrall; Rev. Charles Hill, pastor; Sunday worship, 11 a.m.; Wednesday prayer and Bible study, 7:30 p.m. PSALMS 23 MINISTRIES LIMITED: An interdenominational ministry; CR 145, near North Elm Cemetery in Cameron; Steven Anderson, pastor; 254/605-0327; open air services third Saturday of each month starting at 9 a.m. SALTY COMMUNITY CHURCH: Sunday worship, 9 a.m.
SAN GABRIEL BAPTIST CHURCH: 163 CR 421A, Thorndale; www.sangabrielbaptistchurch.org; Tim Cheatham, pastor; Sunday school, 9:50 a.m.; worship services, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday; Wednesday prayer and Bible study for adults and youth, 7 p.m.
SAN GABRIEL CHRISTIAN CHURCH: Billy Bob Cox, minister; breakfast, 9:15 a.m. Sunday; Bible school, 9:45 a.m. Sunday; worship, 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday; Christian Youth Fellowship, 6 p.m. Wednesday.
SANDY CREEK CHURCH OF CHRIST: 979/567-7403; Joe Don Brymer, minister; Bible study 10 a.m.; service, 10:50 a.m. Sunday; service, 5:30 p.m. Sunday; Wednesday Bible study, 7 p.m.
SAND GROVE CHURCH OF CHRIST: Bible study, song service and communion, 10 a.m. Sunday.
SHARP PRESBYTERIAN: Student pastor each first Sunday, 10:30 a.m.; hobby club, second Thursday, 10 a.m.
ST. JAMES LUTHERAN: Lexington; Leif Hasskarl, pastor; Sunday school, 9:45 a.m., adult Bible class, 10 a.m.; Sunday worship, 10:45 a.m.; Holy Communion, 1st and 3rd Sundays.
ST. JOHN LUTHERAN CHURCH: 315 N. Sixth St., Thorndale; Mel Swayer, pastor; Sunday school, 9 a.m.; worship, 10:15 a.m.; “Grace and Peace,” heard at 7:45 a.m. Sundays on KRXT 98.5 FM radio.
ST. PAUL LUTHERAN CHURCH: Thorndale; Rev. James Mann; Cindy Melcher, school principal; 8 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. Sunday services; 9:15 a.m. Bible Class/Sunday School.
STEPHEN CHAPEL AME CHURCH: 422 E. Hwy. 79, P.O. Box 142, Gause; Rev. Linda M. Wallace, pastor; worship service, 11 a.m. first and third Sunday.
TANGLEWOOD BAPTIST CHURCH: Sunday school, 10 a.m.; worship service 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday; Wednesday service, 6:30 p.m.
THE MASTER’S GATEWAY CHURCH: Milano; Pastors Ross and Beverly Cunningham email@example.com; Hwy 79 East on top of the hill; worship, 10 a.m. Sunday; Bible study, 7 p.m. Wednesday.
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