Prayer Walks

As part of our 2020 Love ETX emphasis, we will be coordinating prayer walks around ETX. We are going to start with the GABC main campus, Student Center and then move to the South Campus. If you are interested in learning more about prayer walks, please email Valerie Cooper at

Adult Impact
Adult Impact Event Registration

Boomer Life Conference

Saturday, February 29, 8:30 a.m.—1:00 p.m. on the Lighthouse 3rd floor, is designed to help families of all stages be better prepared when difficult issues of aging arise.  Area professionals, business leaders and ministry leaders will provide valuable information on resources to navigate the difficult waters of aging, care and managing assets. Cost is $10 per person. For more info call 903-525-1186.  To register visit  or in the GABC Bookstore. For full details pick up a brochure at the Welcome Desk.

Adult Transformation

NEW! Together Class

A new, multi-generational group of married and single adults has just started. The Together Class tackles the difficult questions and issues of life from a biblical perspective. Their motto is, "No question is too small. No idea is too big. No topic is off the table." This class meets in Adult Education Building 108 at 10:30 am on Sunday mornings. For information, email or call 903-520-6605.

Children's Event Registration

VBS Early Registration

Vacation Bible School: “Going for Gold,” June 8-11. Early registration is now open online and at the Children's Welcome Desk. VBS is for Kindergarten through 5th grade completed. Early registration ends May 24!

Attendance Challenge

The Elementary Ministry is excited to announce our first ever Attendance Challenge. We want our children to understand the importance of spiritual habits and being involved in the body of Christ consistently. To do this, we are challenging our kids to be here every Sunday. We will be offering rewards for monthly, quarterly and semi-annual perfect attendance. For specifics, pick up a flyer in the Children’s Atrium.

Volunteers Needed

The Children’s Ministry Special Needs class is in need of more volunteers.  We are looking for loving people over the age of 18 who can serve once per quarter.  If you are interested in serving with us, please come by the Atrium Welcome Desk or contact us at for more information.

Children’s Ministry Prayer Box

There is now a prayer box on the first floor of the Lighthouse inside the Children's area. As children drop off their prayer requests, the children's staff will lift these requests up during the week. We can't wait to see the Lord's hand at work in each of your children's lives!


Forerunner Game Night

Thursday, March 12, 6:00 p.m., CW-106. Play cards, dominoes, or bring your favorite board game!  Cost = FREE. Snacks and drinks are provided.

Forerunner Luncheon

Thursday, February 27, 11:30am, CrossWalk C. Cost = $5 for lunch. Guest Speaker:  Michael Gossett, GABC Teaching Pastor.

Singing Men of East Texas in Concert

Come listen to the beautiful harmonies of the Singing Men of East Texas, Thursday, March 5. 7:00 p.m. in the Worship Center. Cost = FREE, no tickets required.


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Journey College

Tuesday Night Worship

Come get connected to a "Squad" small group and grow together so that we can multiply for the Kingdom! Tuesdays, GABC Chapel Basement at 7:00 p.m.

Sunday Morning

Worship with Journey at the Green Acres Resonate Service at 9:00 a.m. (sit toward the front of the middle section!) Sunday Morning Bible Study at 10:30 a.m. Join us for some amazing fresh roasted coffee in The Basement and some great community!

Men's Event Registration

Men’s Mission to Alaska

This May our Men’s Ministry will be taking a small team of men to Lake Clark, Alaska, for a construction-based mission trip. If you would enjoy flying into remote Alaska and using your skills for ministry, this is the perfect trip for you. For more specific details about the trip, contact us at 903-525-1173.

Men’s Retreat

Registration is open for our 3rd Annual Biblical Manhood Men’s Retreat. This year’s retreat will be March 20-21 at Pineywoods Baptist Camp in Groveton, Texas. Registration is $60 and includes lodging, meals and all of the retreat content. The retreat is open to men between the ages of 18 and 103. Register online at


Teaching Volunteers Needed

Our Restorative Justice ministry needs teaching volunteers at Open Door Ministries which is a transitional home for paroled men ages 50 and older. Teachers can be either male or female. For more information, please email Valerie Cooper:

Volunteers Needed

GABC's school outreach ministry, Gospel Village Friends, has had great success with small reading groups at Dixie Elementary, our adopted school's kindergarten and 1st grade this school year. However, we can use a few more volunteers to expand our work to second grade. If you can spare an hour a week and know how to read, you're qualified! Contact Stacie Tandy at 214-796-9539 or for more information.

Prayer Walks

As part of our 2020 Love ETX emphasis, we will be coordinating prayer walks around ETX. We are going to start with the GABC main campus, Student Center and then move to the South Campus. If you are interested in learning more about prayer walks, please email Valerie Cooper at

Missions Ministry Partnerships

Are you interested in learning more about Missions Ministry Partnerships? Visit the Mission Media Center in front of the Galilee Room for updates and upcoming events. This week we are featuring the Hand Up Network, Tributary Retreat Center, Living Rock Church and updates on the Arabic Church, YWAM and our ongoing work in Belize.

Mosaic Singles (20-45)

February 29 Leap Year Party! More info on our app!

Family Groups are happening now!

We have two groups: men’s and women’s. Both are on Wednesday nights. Sign up in the Mosaic App today! Ladies, If you can’t come on Wednesday nights check out the Women’s Ministry Flourish groups and sign up for the once a month study and mentoring!

Costa Rica Mission Trip

Sign up begins soon for our summer Costa Rica Mission Trip, June 27—July 4. Cost is $1,500. We spend our days leading day camps for the local kids, prayer walking, and participating in door-to-door evangelism.

Sunday Mornings

Sunday mornings begin at 9:00 a.m. in the Resonate Worship Service. We sit together in the front right, facing the stage. Sunday Morning Bible Study 10:30 a.m. in the  Adult Education Building Room 203. For ages 20-45.

Real Life Singles (40+)

Movie Night

February 28, 7:00 p.m. Lighthouse 361. We’ll provide the popcorn and candy. You be sure to bring a friend!

Sunday Morning Bible Study

9:00 a.m. in the Lighthouse Building, 3rd Floor, for ages “40+”. Visit our classes and let us help you find the best one that fits your specific needs!

“Gather” Bible Study for Singles 40+

​​"Gather" Bible Study for Singles 40+, Every Thursday, 6:30 p.m., One-Ten Student Center. Bobbie Burks is our Special Guest Speaker at "Gather" Thursday Night, February 27. Bobbie is a licensed counselor and her practice has helped many people through the difficult times in their lives. We guarantee you’ll be blessed by her message of Faith, Hope, and Love!


New Ballroom Dance Class

Beginner Rhumba will be held Thursdays in March beginning March 5, 7:00-8:15 p.m.  FREE but must preregister by calling the FLC at 903-525-1116. Space is limited! Must have a dance partner to participate

Children’s Workshop

Mixed Media Workshop for Children Ages 10+ $8/class (2 mom helpers pay ½ price). March 19 & April 16, 1:00-3:30 p.m. in the FLC. Register by email at

Community Wide Line Dancing

Mark Your Calendars!  Community Wide Line Dancing is coming to the FLC Friday, March 13, 5:30-8:30 p.m.!  $5 Entrance fee includes pizza and fountain drink! More info at 903-525-1116.

Single Parents

Sunday Mornings

Join us for our Single Parent Families Sunday Morning Bible Study Class in the Adult Education Building, Room 212 at 10:30 a.m. Follow the signs. Come fellowship with other Single Parents! Family Groups sign-up continues this Sunday! Two locations to choose from this session.

Coming in March

Join us for a Single Parent party at Urban Air!  More info in our SMBS class and on our Facebook page.

South Campus
Secret Church Registration

Secret Church: April 24

No childcare available. Deadline for registration is April 13. Secret Church is a 6 hour intense study of the Scriptures. This year’s theme is “God, Government, and the Gospel.” The cost is $10, which covers your 200+ page workbook and light snacks. Dinner will not be served, but you are welcome to bring food to the event at Green Acres Baptist Church South. For more information on Secret Church 2020, go to



Sundays from 6:15-7:30 p.m. at the Student Center. Bring $3 for pizza.

Rooted MS Girls Bible Study

Rooted MS Girls Bible Study continues this Wednesdays from 6:00 to 6:30 p.m. in the 7th grade room at the Student Center. This is a great opportunity to connect with friends and get rooted in God’s Word.

MS Ruckus & HS LIVE

Wednesdays from 6:30-8:00 p.m. All 6-12th grade students are invited.

Women's Event Registrations

Women’s Craft Retreat

March 6-8. Just a few tickets left in the GABC Bookstore.

Life Together: Lindale

Location: Brisket Love, February 6, 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Register for winter Bible study now!

Classes have started on the Lighthouse 3rd floor. See the exciting line up by visiting

Young Professionals Initiative

Contact Taylor Ballou for more details,

MOMS at Night

Are you a mother of a preschooler? How does dinner, uninterrupted conversations with other moms, and encouragement sound? MOMS at Night is place for you, every 1st and 3rd Tuesday, 6:00-8:00 p.m. beginning January 7. Contact Audrey Johnston for more info. Register for MOMS at Night at:

“Flourish: Her Home, Her Heart, Her Story””

It’s not too late to be in a Flourish group, a unique mentoring experience that meets once a month, for six months. Get all the details by contacting Taylor Ballou


Elevate Middle School Choir Tour

Registration for the Elevate Middle School Choir Oklahoma City Choir Tour, March 7-9 is now available online. Cost is $150.

Young Adults

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