Congratulations to Benjamin Kirkbride who was baptized into Christ on Saturday, August 27. We rejoice with Ben and his family.  

New Members

Please welcome new members, Don & Judy Wortham and Tia Tesney.  

Disciple Making Communities

DMCs are beginning! We believe that being in spiritual community is vital to our growth in Christ and encourage everyone to be part of one of these communities. All the groups are listed at, or you can sign up on the app. If you are part of an existing group, consider who you can invite to join you and share the blessing of community.  

New Adult Sunday Morning Class

The 9 am Sunday morning class has moved to  Room D beginning September 4 as Lantz Howard will begin a 6-week class On Winning the War in Your Heart. The class is open to all adults.

Labor Day

The Church office will be closed Monday, September 5 for the labor day holiday.  

Golf Tournament

Western Heights is hosting a golf tournament to benefit their preschool! The tournament will be on Saturday, September 17 at Stone Creek Country Club. Registration starts at 8 AM and the tournament starts at 9. The cost is $55/individual or $220 for a team of 4, with lunch provided. Contact Ray Mullins (903-267-2447) for more information.   

Volunteer Opportunities

  • We have a need for Bible class teachers and assistants for this Fall! Children in classes, especially Wednesday nights, need volunteers to mentor them. Please contact Rachel McClure at 903-624-6156 to volunteer.
  • Our PAWS meals will start back on September 7. To volunteer to help, text PAWS SETUP or PAWS CLEANUP to 844-931-1822, or sign up on the app.  

Youth Ministry

  • Sunday September 4: Connect from 5:30-7:30pm in the Gym! Dinner is Tacos! Sunday September 18: Front Porch Parenting! Register online.
  • October 8-9: Fall Retreat!  

Coffee & Donut Fellowship

Starting Sunday, September 4th, come early to enjoy coffee, donuts, and fellowship, starting at 9:15 AM in the Atrium.

Mary Martha Ladies’ Class

The Mary Martha class will resume September 7 and meets every Wednesday at 10 AM in the Atrium. They will be studying "Life Lessons from the Books of I and II Samuel."  



Prayer List—Mike & Barbara Hardy, Debbie Black, Kim Pendergrass, Peggy Clark, Charla Hinson, Vicki Ard  

Ongoing Needs—Chris Reinsch, Shawn Landrum, Larry Long, Corky & Linda  Armstrong, Sandra Aynes, Bobby & Peggy Slaughter, Kaile Williams (Norris), Jim Scroggins, Roy Galyon, Ernie & Kathy Sturch, Patrick Mullins

Homebound—JD Huffman, Dewey & Joyce Martin  

Expectant Mothers—Ashley Briscoe, Brittni Calvert, Alissa Cope  

Missions—Hammer & Dela Afakule (Togo), Mario “Pepe”  Torre (Monterrey, Mexico), Jimenez family (Cartagena, Colombia), Cristian & Ana Corrales (Bucaramanga, Colombia)  

Friends of Park Avenue—Craig Dennis (former member), Rebekah Taylor (great niece of the Russell’s), Becky Sanchez (wife of Gil Sanchez, Director of orphanage in Mexico), Greg Oliver (father of Karee Earnhart)

Please notify the church office at for updates to the prayer list.  


Sunday Schedule

Adult Bible Class - 9AM Atrium

Worship - 10:00 AM

Children Dismissed to Bible Classes at - 10:45-11:30AM

Babies -Nursery Area 2 & 3 Year Olds—Nursery Area

Pre K-6th Grade—Family Life Center

Youth Group Activities - 5:30-7:30PM  

Discipleship Making Communities (DMC’s)

Meet at various times and locations. Contact Lantz Howard for more information, or sign up at  

Park Avenue Church of Christ

3000 S. Park Avenue,

Denison, TX 75020