A dozen Baptist University of the Américas students served during the summer, either on the school’s mobile missions team or its worship missions team. Texas Baptist Men volunteers continue to serve in 22 sites along the Texas Gulf Coast, providing disaster relief in partnership with Baptist volunteers from more than two-dozen other states.
More than 100 Dallas Baptist University students, faculty and staff worked in Houston on relief and recovery projects after Hurricane Harvey. Howard Payne University will sponsor an apologetics workshop.
The Howard Payne University baseball team worked in partnership with Brownwood businesses to help support disaster relief efforts along the Texas Gulf Coast, and HPU’s music department will present a Hurricane Harvey benefit concert.
Pastoral change noted for a congregation in Argyle.
Staff change noted for a congregation in Hewitt.
Adam Stanley, to First Baptist Church in Waco, as associate pastor for youth, from First Baptist Church in Crawford, where he was youth pastor.
The first ladies of two Houston churches—Uldine Bisagno, whose husband was pastor of First Baptist Church, and Jo Beth Landrum Young, whose husband is pastor of Second Baptist Church—died within a week of each other.
Obituaries for Kenneth M. Cauthen and Delbert J. Lamb, two retired pastors from Woodville who died one week apart.
Carroll L. Webb Jr. of Waco, Baptist layman and Baylor University benefactor, died Aug. 13. He was 94.