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23
Jul 2018

For transportation from Dallas, Texas to Oakwood University, contact and make arrangements with Elder Dennis Dunkins at 817-536-4195 or by email at 817-536-4195....

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10
Jul 2018

It was a morning filled with driven anticipation as the Fondren Church prepared to welcome the new pastoral administration on Sabbath, March 3, 2018.  Just one week prior, on February 24, beloved and departing Pastor Edson Joseph had delivered a powerful message called “The Benediction,” which served as a moving appeal for God to bless the church with the power to continue growing in its various stages of ministry. Presiding over the installation of Lead Pastor, Dr. Gordon Jones and Assistant Pastor Michelle Mota, was Southwest Region Conference President, Elder Calvin Watkins.......

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09
Jul 2018

DALLAS – On April 15, 2018, Southwest Adventist Junior Academy (SWAJA) gathered at the Hilton Garden Inn in Duncanville, Tex. to celebrate its First Annual Community Youth Scholarship Gala, a tribute to the 88 years of continuous service in Seventh-day Adventist education. Over 250 supporters came out for an incredible evening that included honorees and awardees from the school’s historical beginning in 1929. It was a very special afternoon, and Kenneth Medlock, Master of Ceremonies, orchestrated time and events to introduce a meritorious program. The gala signaled its beginning with opening prayer......

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09
Jul 2018

TEXARKANA, TEX. – In February, the Bethel Adventist School hosted a tea party themed “Tea with My Teacher.” This was planned for all the young ladies in the school. They came dressed in fancy dresses and shoes that day. The students played games, won prizes, and each young lady decorated a hat in her own unique way. We used cups and saucers, demitasse, and over-sized cups as we sipped a variety of teas and had a great time together. By Glasmine Ellis, Principal...

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09
Jul 2018

ATHENS, TEX. – Outdoor School is a special program held for 5th-8th grades at Lone Star Camp in Athens, Tex. Every year for one week students come together for fun and unique classes. Two years ago, we only had 46 students. This year, we had over 70 students attend! Some of the classes offered were canoeing, horsemanship, swimming, tie-dye, orienteering, edible plants scavenger hunt, archery, campfire building, and campfire cookery. All classes give the students an opportunity to earn a Pathfinder honor badge. We had the Spelling Bee champions and the runners-up......

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