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Helping to clean up after flood in Monroe

OnĀ April 24, over 100 Temple members served our community in the name of Jesus during Released. We had seven different projects: Disaster Relief Mud-out, Bethel School, Senior Yardwork 1-3, Homebound visits and Rolling Hills. Thanks to all who came out … Continue reading

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Missionary appointment service to be shown at Temple

This year, for the first time, the International Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention will stream an appointment service for new missionaries. The service can be viewed in Room 216 at Temple Baptist Church, Ruston, La., beginning at 5:30 … Continue reading

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‘Voice of the Martyrs’ conference set

Temple members are invited to attend the Advance Regional Conference of The Voice of the Martyrs March 5, 2016. See the adjacent image for location and schedule. Registration can be done online or by phone (800-747-0085). There is no charge … Continue reading

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Food collected for Louisiana Baptist Children’s Home

Along with many other Baptist churches in Louisiana, Temple recently collected food for the Louisiana Baptist Children’s Home as part of the home’s annual Fall Food Roundup. The picture below shows the items as they awaited pickup for delivery to … Continue reading

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Youngsters enjoy Summit Kids Mission Trip

Here are some pictures from Temple’s Summit Kids’ recent mission trip to Arlington, Texas. Among other activities, the participants sorted items that Mission Arlington will distribute to the community.

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Activities increase in Los Angeles

Seth Scriber provided the following report on Temple members’ activities in Los Angeles, with accompanying photographs. Hello everyone, This week has been a blast! The teams arrived on Monday, and I couldn’t have been happier to see all of my … Continue reading

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Temple’s team active in South Asia

Minister of Missions John King forwarded this picture, which shows Temple’s current mission team in South Asia with a group of local pastors. Please pray for the Heart of South Asia mission team (Nov. 7-16, 2014) as they train pastors … Continue reading

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From Detroit to Chicago

Temple’s mission team left Detroit yesterday and headed to Chicago for a little sightseeing before returning to Ruston. Patsy Plummer wrote: “Arrived in Chicago after a great day of worship. We took a boat tour last night. While it was … Continue reading

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Friday update from Detroit

Detroit is having rain today, but the weather hasn’t deterred Temple’s mission folks. Dale Oden and Patsy Plummer wrote that the group is helping to clean out closets and organize material at Central Baptist. Here are some pictures that Patsy … Continue reading

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Detroit team has busy first day

Despite a late arrival (about 2 a.m.) at the hotel, Temple’s Detroit Mission Team was busy at work today. Patsy Plummer wrote: “Most of us canvassed all morning. Jim [Pesnell] was over at the other church over seeing a roofing … Continue reading

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