Learning and Leading classes at East Texas Baptist University staffed fall festivals for four Marshall schools. Levi W. Price received the award as the outstanding interim pastor of the year.
In this week’s Around the State: News from Baylor, DBU, Buckner, HBU, and ETBU; Carolyn Porterfield to retire from WMU of Texas after 24 years.
News from Buckner, Baylor, DBU, and HBU, plus anniversaries in this week’s Around the State.
Staff changes noted for congregations in Fort Worth, San Angelo and Waco.
Staff changes noted for Waco and Crowley churches.
Staff change noted for a congregation in San Antonio.
R.L. Herring of San Antonio, retired Texas Baptist pastor, military chaplain and administrator for Buckner Baptist Retirement Village, died Aug. 25. He was 97.
J.B. Fowler, retired Texas Baptist pastor and New Mexico Baptist newspaper editor, died Aug. 21 in San Antonio. He was 88.
Betty Dilday, former first lady of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, died Aug. 9 of complications from pulmonary fibrosis. She was 87.