Get Adobe Flash player

Surveyor magazine Spring 2018 Surveyor Spring 1

Table of Contents Features 14 24 12 8 44 2 Surveyor Spring 30

Ministries Pastor Preaching Gods Word 2018 Year of the Bible Reaching Africa for Christ 6 Surveyor magazine 4 New Location on Campus 44 Summer Dates College Ministry 26 Student Ministry Womens Mi

EDITORS NOTE Beginning in 2018 as part of the Year of the Bible, Pastor David began using a new translation as the main biblical source for his sermons. After preaching from the 1984 edition of the Ne

Why did you change your preferred Bible translation to the CSB How can I access the CSB I have used the NIV 1984 version for over 30 years. However, then Zondervan copyright holder of the NIV altere

A 30MINUTE BIBLE STUDY TO ELEVATE YOUR WEEK...AND YO I The Supremacy of the Bible ts the Year of the Bible at GABC, and I want you to know that you can trust what you read within the pages of Gods

OUR LIFE. WEDNESDAYS 600PM WORSHIP CENTER The artistry of Aesop cannot approach the authority of the Almighty. The charm of Chaucer cannot compare with this compilation of the comments of Christ

Caring Hurting for the Glenn Jones with Stephen Minister Gail Evans It takes a special person to be there for someone who is going through a difficult time. Church member Gail Evans is one of those

process, Gail explains, they are always mindful that God does the healing in His perfect timing. For Gail, Stephen Ministry has been a very rewarding experience. She adds, There is nothing as gratifyi

Reaching Join Pastor David Dykes, Dale Pond, Minister of Missions, Mike Parks, Associate Pastor for Worship, Guy Sottile and Italy for Christ. 10 Surveyor Spring

Italy for Christ P artnering with Guy Sottile and Italy for Christ, GABC is embarking on an exciting evangelistic mission in the summer of 2019. Italy for Christ, Inc. was founded in 1983 with the goa

At HomeBookstoreLibrary in the GABC 12 Surveyor Spring

H ave you been to the GABC Bookstore lately Its more than just books They have an amazing variety of beautiful gifts and cards, in addition to a wonderful selection of books and Bibles. Plus, we offe

Loving Teachers and Students at Dixie GABC member Linda Wisdom has a special connection to Dixie because her daughters attended there. When she first heard that GABC wanted to adopt the school, she

Lindas role as a Village Friend gives her access to specific ways that she can pray for and encourage the staff and students. Linda says, One of the best benefits of volunteering is receiving all the

the Next Generation If you grew up in a Southern Baptist church, you have probably heard of Girls in Action GAs, Royal Ambassadors RAs, Acteens and Challengers. These programs were staples of most

to Missions She continued to grow in her faith and began teaching Mission Friends as a high school student. Crystal then led Mission Friends at GABC for 11 years after moving to Tyler. Today young pe

It All Works T By Ken Warren Senior Associate Pastor hen Jesus, the Apostle Paul and so many other effective teachers wanted folks to understand and to remember what they were teaching, they almost i

Together Surveyor Spring 19

Missions Wall Gods Work on the Big Screen New Multi Media Center Highlights GABC Missions Would you like to see what all GABC is doing in missions week to week The Missions Ministry is excited to an

Get to Know Andrew How did you meet your wife Kristi and I met in the Fall of 2000 while attending East Texas Baptist University. We traveled with a singing group from ETBU that year and married in 2

In New Young Singles Mens Ministry In March they are going on a threeday camping and hiking trip in Central Texas. This summer they plan to hit the water and canoe the Buffalo River in Arkansas. the

GABC Young Singles Womens Ministry Our greatest desire is to equip and encourage women to become Women of the Word. We are intentional about loving God with our minds through the study of Scripture, k

No Such Thing as T First I have no idea if this email is getting to the right Bernie May... his is how their correspondence began when Phil Burks reached out to a missionary he knew in his childhood

Coincidence an EnglishChicawa parallel NIV Bible for Malawi missionaries. Was it possible that the pilot he knew as a boy who was so instrumental in his life was still alive Was he the same Bernie May

College Ministry Upgrades Location As Blake recalls, their next move was their bravest yet. He writes, on Campus J ourney College Ministry is one welltravelled group of students When College Minis

Before into something really special. The new space includes six uniquely designed classrooms, a welcome center, a remodeled kitchen area and an amazing awning covering the stairway entrance. It also

Walter Ballou Student Minister Meghan Goad Girls Minister Summer 9035251190 Students www.gabc.orgstudents www.facebook.comOneTen High School Ministry www.facebook.com110 Student Ministry Middle Sc

Breakaway Middle School Camp Livingston, TX Engulfed High School Camp July 26 Middle School Minister Kurt Fehlis Panama City Beach, FL Jason Humphrey High School Minister July 1520 Surveyor Spr

Adjusting to Becoming By Jaime Cornelius Faith Reddick Jaime Cornelius Womens Ministry Associate He made himself nothing by taking the very nature of a servant, being made in human likeness. Philip

sounds. One of the biggest adjustments has been learning to live with unreliable power. The electricity is so bad that I have given up on drying and curling my hair after I wash it. The result is a fr

ew N tion oca L Downtown Lunch Bunch Bible Study for Working Women Ricks on the Square on the square downtown 104 West Erwin upstairs dining area Wednesdays March 21 April 25 Womens Ministry 903

Book Launch Mothers Day Sunday, May 13 The GABC Bookstore will feature the twovolume set of daily devotions by GABCs Womens Ministry writers of Makes a great gift Linda Lesniewski

makers in the Childrens Ministry T his years theme in the Childrens Ministry is Difference Makers. We feel that this really captures what we try to do in every activity, program and event make a di

like an instrument kids can use during music or scripture verse time. She goes above and beyond Monte Stewart does a fabulous job of keeping this boyheavy class both entertained and engaged. Lisa Wald

Childrens Ministry Many Volunteers Needed 830am noon For ch ildre n completin g kinder5 th grades June 1114 Fam ily rsda Fun N Cro ig ssW y eve alk C ning ht Cel onfe , e renc June VBS brate a e 1

We need the following snacks Fruit Loops cereal Cheese balls Moon pies Kix cereal Gerber Star Puffs Cheerios cereal VBS Snacks Summer Mothers Day Out For preschoolage children. Registration is now o

Elementary For kinder5th grade children 600pm 830pm Lighthouse room 255 Hangouts Friday, April 6 FatherDaughter Paint Party with Dana Cargile. Cost is 20family, limited to first 40 people. Sing

The Truth Trail Presented by Praise 4 Him Kinder Praise Wednesday April 11 GABC Chapel and Presented by Power Praise Grades 15 Sunday, May 6 600pm GABC Chapel 630pm Childrens Middle School Music

9037878807 South Campus 1010 CR 137 Flint, TX 75762 Pastor GABC South Dustin Slaton Brandon Boogie Wynne Student Pastor GABC South GABC SOUTH SCHEDULE Sundays Sunday Morning Bible Study Sunday Wor

The HUB Student Ministry is a place for students to REFuel, REFresh and REFocus so that when God calls we can say, Here I am Send me Please be in prayer as our students continue to grow closer to eac

Easter Sunday April 1 700am 900am 1030am Sunrise Celebration Cathedral in the Pines on South Broadway Worship Celebration CrossWalk Sunday Morning Bible Study Worship Celebration, CrossWalk South Ca

I Love America Celebration Choir KickOff April 11 at 700pm in the Choir room. Orchestra KickOff will be April 18, 700pm in the Galilee room. I Love America is the churchs Fourth of July celebration t

Reaching Africa 44 Surveyor Spring Two Brothers, Pastor Emmy of Uganda and Pastor David of Tyler, TX

for Christ From Pastor David T HIS JANUARY I WAS IN KENYA with GABC Member Terry Brannon, along with Kevin Burdette our Adult Impact Minister and Adult Impact Ministry Assistant Cassie Nipp. We part

Groundbreaking I WAS ALSO TEACHING TWO PASTORS CONFERENCES. In Nairobi we had 1,200 pastors gather to study What Healthy Churches Do and What Healthy Pastors Do. Ugandan Pastors Emmy Nnyanzi and Will

L.I.T. Live In Truth Day Camp at Lake Tyler for boys and girls who have completed Kindergarten through 5th grades. John 812 I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness

NonProfit Org U.S. Postage PAID Tyler, Texas Permit No. 817 1607 Troup Hwy Tyler, TX 75701 9035251100 48 Surveyor Spring