Author Archive

Women’s Ministry

Sunday, December 16th, 2012

DecThe Ladies ministry promotes Christian fellowship, discipleship, evangelism, worship, service, and accountability for the ladies of the community as well as the encouragement of younger women.

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Brenna Bailey

Sunday, November 18th, 2012

 

What you do: Teach Ladies’ Sunday School

Family members: Husband, Ted

Favorite hymn: “Come Thou Fount”

Favorite verse: Colossians 3:2, which reads:  “Set your affection on things above,  not on things on the earth.

Our class is in Room A-1, so we are affectionately known as the “saucey” ladies.  Currently studying the book of Colossians.

Ted Bailey

Sunday, November 18th, 2012

 

What you do: Teach College Age Sunday School

Family members: Wife, Brenna

Favorite hymn: “I Can Only Imagine” by Mercy Me 

Favorite verse: Ephesians 2:8, which reads:  “For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God:

College age class – to learn how to love the Lord with all our mind, heart, strength, soul, and to love our neighbor.

H. C. Stinson

Sunday, June 6th, 2010

I serve as a Deacon at FBC Maypearl.  My wife, Jan, and I have two sons, Justin and Ross, a daughter-in-law, Amanda, and two grandchildren, Gavin and Havery.

I retired from the Dallas Fire Department with 31 years of service, and am a member of the Dallas County Sheriff Posse.  I enjoy western art and horses.

“Old Rugged Cross” is my favorite hymn.

My favorite verse in the Bible is John 3:16, which reads:

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.”

H. C. STINSON

Norman Ellis

Monday, April 26th, 2010

In addition to serving as a Deacon at FBC Maypearl, I am the Teacher for the Who-So-Ever-Will Class, a couples class ranging in age from 40 to 80+.  My wife, Delta, and I have two sons, Dale Ellis and his wife, Laura, and Andy Ellis and his wife, Shelley, and one daughter, Trina Griffith, and her husband, Ike.

“One Day” is my favorite hymn.

My favorite scripture passage in the Bible is the entire 1st Chapter of Romans.

The Who-So-Ever-Will Class has a fellowship and outreach once a month.  In our class we collect money each Sunday to be used in helping those in need and to purchase church equipment.  We also have a card ministry for class members who are sick and absent.  Aluminum cans are collected to purchase Gideon Bibles.

NORMAN ELLIS


Alan Anthony

Monday, April 26th, 2010

In addition to serving as a Deacon at FBC Maypearl, I am an Usher and Greeter, on the Finance, Fellowship, and Library Teams. 

My wife, Judy, and I have two daughters and four grandchildren.

“Blessed Assurance”  is my favorite hymn.

My favorite verse in the Bible is Matthew 7:7-8, which reads:

“Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.  For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened.”

ALAN ANTHONY

Jim Bristow

Monday, April 26th, 2010

In addition to serving as a Deacon at FBC Maypearl, I am Chairman of the Finance Committee and the Personnel Committee.  My wife, Judy, and I have two children, as well as five grandchildren.  I am retired from the Army & Air Force Exchange Service where I was a shift supervisor in Production Control in Information Systems.  I have an Associate of Science degree in Electrical Engineering Technology.  My hobbies are my grandchildren and working outside.

My favorite Christian song is “Never Alone”.

My favorite scripture verse is John 3:17, which reads:

“For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.”

JIM BRISTOW

Danny Scroggins

Monday, April 26th, 2010

 

I have the privilege to fellowship with, as well as serve, my brothers and sisters in Christ at First Baptist Maypearl.  

In addition to serving as a Deacon at FBC Maypearl, I am in charge of our Howdy Posse.  My wife, Judy, and I have three children, April White, Memory Lawson, and Dani Scroggins, and three grandchildren, Garren “T” White, Brighton Lawson, and Aiden Lawson.  

“I Bowed On My Knees” is my favorite hymn.  

My favorite verse in the Bible is Revelation 3:20, which reads:  

“Behold I stand at the door and knock.  If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and dine with him and he with me.”  

DANNY SCROGGINS

Heath Daniel

Monday, April 26th, 2010

I believe God has called each of us to this place at this time to serve here.  He has placed us in this body for a specific purpose.  We as a body can reflect Christ to the people of Maypearl.

In addition to serving as a Deacon at FBC Maypearl, I work with the Royal Ambassadors (RA’s) on Wednesday evenings.  My wife, Shannon, and I have a son, Elijah, and two daughters, Grace and Faith.

“In Christ Alone” is my favorite hymn.

My favorite verse in the Bible is Galations 2:20, which reads:

“I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me.”

HEATH DANIEL

David Shaw

Monday, April 12th, 2010

 

In addition to serving as a Deacon at FBC Maypearl, I am an Usher and Greeter, and on our Bus and Van Transportation Committee.  My family members consist of my wife, Cindy, our son and daughter-in-law, Jeff and Wendy Shaw, and our daughter and son-in-law, Britney and Chestley Miller, and our grandchildren, Ryleigh Adell Shaw and Addison Elizabeth Miller. 

“I Can Only Imagine” by Mercy Me is my favorite Christian song. 

My favorite verse in the Bible is 2 Corinthians 5:17, which reads: 

“So if anyone is in Christ, there is a new creation: everything old has passed away; see, everything has become new!” 

DAVID SHAW