The Older I Get, the More it Seems to Me That a Lack of Unity is Our Own Fault

On Sunday morning, I sat—one person in a crowd of hundreds—amongst the magnificent congregation at First Baptist Church, Forney. The new expansion of the church that includes a phenomenal worship center was formally dedicated during the service, and the good people of the church had everything to celebrate.

Not only was the new building opened for worship in mid-April, but the church is also celebrating the 150th anniversary of its inception this year. Born of a movement of the Holy Spirit in the hearts of two young pastors in 1869, the church was built on the commitment of teaching and sharing the Bible-based Word of God, and for a century and a half, it has faithfully kept that commitment.


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Forney Messenger

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 936, Forney, TX 75126
Physical Address: 201 W. Broad St., Forney, TX 75126
Phone: 972-564-3121
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