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The McAdams Family enjoys making chrismons at First Baptist Church. Left to right are Brinley, Rocky, Amy, and Cason. Photo by Loretta Fulton

Chocolate “church mice” were among the pastries auction at First Central Presbyterian Church. 388 more words


By Loretta Fulton

Just days before Thanksgiving, Santa’s elves were already busy in Abilene, getting Operation Christmas Child boxes packed with goodies and ready to ship. 365 more words

Frank Pomeroy And First Baptist Church Mourns, Holds Services Following 26 Members Being Killed

Many of us enjoyed service last Sunday. There were many things in church that reminded us of our faith. The cross is the most important and scared symbol in Christianity as it serves as a constant reminder of the sacrifice that Christ made for us. 483 more words

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Thousands Mourn 8 Family Members Killed In Texas Church Shooting

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — Three thousand people mourned eight members of a family who were among the more than two dozen killed in a shooting at a small Texas church Wednesday before the funeral procession headed to a cemetery near the site of the massacre. 547 more words


Texas Church Where Mass Shooting Happened Now Open To Public

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – One week after the worst mass shooting in Texas history, the congregation that was attacked gathered Sunday to say love will win. 503 more words


Texas Town Holds 1st Sunday Service Since Church Attack

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — Hundreds of people gathered in the tiny town of Sutherland Springs for the first Sunday service since a gunman stormed the First Baptist Church and killed more than two dozen people in the worst mass shooting in Texas history. 760 more words


Texas Church Congregants Say They Feared Gunman Well Before Mass Shooting

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) — Longtime congregants at the small-town Texas church where a gunman’s rampage left more than two dozen dead say they were afraid of the attacker. 154 more words