Church at the Park
May 19, 2022 18:53PM
Reminder that we are meeting at the Central Park in Azle (behind the Library) at 6:00PM on Sunday night. Pastor Randall will bring his grill. The church will provide tea, ice and water as well as the plates, forks and cups. Bring whatever meat you want to grill (burgers or hot dogs) and picnic style dish or snack to share. Also bring lawn chairs, outdoor picnic games (corn hole, frisbees, etc.). After we have eaten we will have church in the park and invite whoever is there to join us.
Graduate Sunday\Fellowship Meal
May 14, 2022 8:35AM
Saints, tomorrow is the day we bless our graduates: Dylan Carlson, Lydia Easter and Charlie Speed. We will do a Mexican themed fellowship meal after the worship service. Please bring a Mexican themed dish to pass.
Evangelizing Roman Catholics
May 5, 2022 12:16PM
Saints, we are beginning the push to advertise Evangelizing Roman Catholics with Mike Gendron on June 3-4. Please help us out by sharing the event on your social media pages and inviting friends who want to learn how to evangelize them. You can share this link: fb.me/e/9HrZcPo48.
I will update this with a schedule in the next day or so. There will be volunteer opportunities as well.
Tomorrow is Fellowship Meal Sunday
April 30, 2022 15:59PM
Saints, just a reminder that tomorrow is the first Sunday of May and therefore it's Fellowship Meal Sunday.
The theme this week is: "Surprise Us." In other words, bring whatever you can because there's no specific theme this week. :-)
Easter Week Sermons
April 16, 2022 13:23PM
Here is a link to the Easter Week Sermons. Tomorrow's message will be uploaded tomorrow. Share this link with your unsaved friends. tinyurl.com/yc7ccc2h
Link to Invite Friends on Social Media
April 11, 2022 16:50PM
Saints, here is a link you can use to invite your friends to attend our annual Easter Week services. Private message, email, and Facebook. fb.me/e/2un6skYdU
Letter Writing Outreach Tonight!
April 1, 2022 12:28PM
Saints, don't forget our letter writing outreach tonight at 6:30PM. Bring a snack to share, Cokes, 2-3 addresses of unsaved friends. We will provide paper, envelopes and the postage. We will pray over the people we are writing to and then we will write evangelistic letters to our friends, family, co-workers...whoever. We will also provide invitations to Easter Week. See you then!
Meal Train for the Battistas
March 27, 2022 8:24AM
Please sign up for the meal train for the Battistas. Congratulations to their family on their new arrival!
Fellowship Meal Theme
March 18, 2022 22:16PM
The theme for this weekâ€™s fellowship meal is â€śFamily Favorites â€ś. Make something thatâ€™s nostalgic for you and share it with us all. If you donâ€™t usually stay for the fellowship meal, why not give it a try this weekend. Itâ€™s a good time to get to know your church family.
CORRECTION on time change
March 12, 2022 11:11AM
Sorry guys. It's spring FORWARD. You have to set your clock forward one hour. I knew that. --Pastor Jon
March 12, 2022 11:8AM
It's the most wonderful time of the year! Remember to set your clocks back one hour tonight or else you will be late to church tomorrow.
Answer to Prayer in Mexico
March 8, 2022 13:27PM
David M. Mealtrain
March 3, 2022 22:59PM
Saints, David M. is going in for surgery and we are doing a meal train. You can sign up for it here. mealtrain.com/yv9elk
Fellowship Meal this Sunday!
March 3, 2022 14:45PM
Soup and Salad theme this Sunday for our Fellowship meal. Letâ€™s see what you can do with your creative take on this theme. Hope to see you there!
Fellowship Meal Reminder
February 18, 2022 12:9PM
Saints of By the Word, this is your reminder that this Sunday is Fellowship Meal Sunday. The theme idea went so well, we want to try it again. So, this Sunday the theme is ITALIAN food. Let's see your best lasagna, rigatoni, spaghetti creation, meatballs, etc., etc.
Fellowship Meal Reminder\Request
February 4, 2022 11:45AM
Saints, please remember that this Sunday is Fellowship Meal Sunday. Considering the cooler weather, a good old-fashioned Texas chili theme is a good idea. Bring your best chili recipe. And, of course, a coconut themed dessert for someone we know.
Fellowship Meal Reminder
January 14, 2022 12:41PM
Saints, this Sunday is Fellowship Meal Sunday. Please bring a dish to pass and\or a dessert. This is a great opportunity to minister to one another as we deepen our relationships. Hope to see you there!
Meal Train for Amber C. & Waylon
January 2, 2022 16:34PM
Christmas card project
December 10, 2021 14:53PM
â€śFor the first time in her life, Megan M. will be able to see Christmas in Color this year.Â We are encouraging everyone to send her a colorful Christmas Card.Â The address is 1900 Ross Lane, Boyd, TX 76023.â€ť
Pray for Rory's dad
December 7, 2021 9:13AM
Saints, please pray for Rory's dad, Randy. He is hospitalized, is on a ventilator in ICU, and is heavily sedated. He may have clotting in his legs. Pray for his healing.
Christmas Parade Outreach TONIGHT
December 4, 2021 9:8AM
TONIGHT â€“ 5:30pm at Azle. By the Word Baptist Church will meet for the annual Christmas parade to pass out gospel bags. Come and be a part of this outreach, which seeks to get the gospel out in our own community. We have a float in the parade with Joseph, Mary, and baby. I will follow the float carrying a cross and proclaiming the ultimate purpose of Christmas. If you cannot attend, please pray that Christ is exalted, people receive the good news, and that the church shines her light clearly.
Thanksgiving meal need
November 20, 2021 15:14PM
We are serving a specific menu for our church Thanksgiving this Tuesday night at 6:30pm. Please sign up to bring a large crock pot of a savory side. People have signed up for desserts but not side dishes. We will have a number of visitors from the community so please help support this evangelistic effort with your cooking skills.
Wednesday Night Cookout
November 16, 2021 10:32AM
Just a reminder that tomorrow night is our cookout. We will have hot dogs to cook over the fire. If you would like to use the charcoal grill, you can bring hamburgers. Please remember to bring lawn chairs. Bring drinks and any sides you would like to share. There will be a brief devotional message. 6:30PM.
Campfire Cookout Cancelled
November 2, 2021 22:8PM
Due to the projected weather tomorrow, we are cancelling the campfire\hot dog cookout Wednesday Night (11-3). We will reschedule for next Wednesday.
Meal Train for John & Anita W.
October 3, 2021 17:44PM
Here is an opportunity to bless a family in our church. Please sign up for the meal train for John and Anita W. Thanks so much!!
Update on Samantha Cox & Elizabeth
August 12, 2021 13:22PM
1. Samantha will probably deliver tomorrow (Friday). Her labor has stopped. She still has some amniotic fluid and Elizabeth is doing very well.
2. The baby shower for Samantha and baby Elizabeth will be rescheduled. More details TBA.
Pray for Samantha and Rory
August 10, 2021 7:49AM
Pray for Samantha and Rory. Samantha's water broke last night and they need to determine how long they can wait until they induce delivery. She's six weeks early. Baby Elizabeth is healthy as is Samantha, but they want to keep the muffin in the oven as long as possible.
Joyce Huffman Funeral
August 6, 2021 20:4PM
Jackâ€™s motherâ€™s (Joyce Huffman) memorial service is scheduled for tomorrow, August 7, 2021, 10:00 AM at North Ft Worth Baptist Church. It is requested that all memorials be made to the Bill & Pinky Gray Student Missions Endowment @ BGCT. Mail to BGCT attn: Bill & Pinky Student Mission Endowment, 7557 Rambler Rd. Ste. 1100 Dallas, TX 75231-2310. Please come support the Huffmans.
Please pray for the Teams in Honduras
August 3, 2021 22:52PM
From Beverly Easter:
"According to Dallas Morning News - American Airlines are canceling flights because of the storm Sunday Night. Jonathan groupâ€™s flight has already been canceled and they are having a hard time finding another flight. They have purchased tickets on another airline but it has an insane schedule. So far, our groupâ€™s flight is still on time. Please pray for Jonathanâ€™s group to be able to get a better flight and that our groupâ€™s flight will not be cancelled.
Honduras Trip Arrival Update
August 2, 2021 21:56PM
Brother Jonathan and his members are leaving 7am Wednesday morning with a short lay over in Miami, they should be in around 5pm.
Pastor Randall and the rest of us are on a plane Wednesday at 4:30pm and will be in around 9pm Texas time.
Honduras Trip Return is Delayed
August 2, 2021 12:25PM
Saints, please pray for Pastor Randall and the Honduras team. Their return is delayed because the Hondurans are doing a national strike. The team has been able to pass through roadblocks without any delay, but flights out of Honduras have been canceled. They will be delayed at least a day or two. Pray for this extension of their trip by the Lord of the Harvest, that it will be fruitful (they are handing out tracts at roadblocks), that they will be safe and that they will be able to return soon.
1st Sunday Fellowship Meal
July 31, 2021 20:4PM
Saints, please remember that tomorrow is the first Sunday of the month and that we have our 1st Sunday Fellowship Meal. Please bring a dish to pass. Thanks!
Funeral for Joyce Huffman
July 30, 2021 13:6PM
Please continue to pray for the Huffman Family, Jackâ€™s motherâ€™s (Joyce Huffman) memorial service is scheduled for August 7, 2021, 10:00 AM at North Ft Worth Baptist Church. It is requested that all memorials be made to the Bill & Pinky Gray Student Missions Endowment @ BGCT. Mail to
BGCT attn: Bill & Pinky Student Mission Endowment, 7557 Rambler Rd. Ste. 1100
Dallas, TX 75231-2310.
4th of July Outreach
July 4, 2021 17:48PM
Tonight, immediately after the service, we will go out to the local fireworks stand and hand out bottles of water and gospel tracts. Service begins at 6:00PM and Cody Torres will preach on Romans 1:16-17. At about 7:00PM we will pray and go out to the corner of 730 and Knob Hill Rd., set up an EZ Up tent and a few tables and coolers and hand out tracts. Please watch your kids carefully if they are coming.
Please Sign & Share
June 21, 2021 12:20PM
Saints, you can help us a great deal if you will sign and share the Abolition of Abortion Resolution document that we presented to the SBC last week. It will help show the support of our church for the resolution as a whole. Thank you.
Abolition of Abortion Resolution
June 16, 2021 7:55AM
Please pray NOW (and throughout the day) for the Abolition of Abortion Resolution at the SBC Convention. God brought it out of committee yesterday at the last minute. It will be debated on the floor today. Pray for wisdom for those of us speaking, gentleness, and for God's favor on this resolution. Here is video of Pastor Jon reading the resolution for the video the abolitionists released before the convention. www.youtube.com/watch?v=_hrYuyEplrs&t=217s
Weekend Evangelism Update
June 10, 2021 23:32PM
Friday night, 7PM: Fort Worth Water Gardens. Tracts, one to one, open air preaching. 1502 Commerce Street in Fort Worth. Contact Cody Torres for more info.
Saturday morning, 8AM abortion clinic ministry @ Whole Woman's Health at 3256 Lackland Road in Fort Worth. Gospel tracts, prayer, one to ones, open air preaching. Contact Pastor Jon for more info.
No Raceway Ministry Tonight
June 4, 2021 13:7PM
Correction to the previous message: there is NO Raceway Ministry tonight in Boyd. So that leaves you with Pastor Randall in Azle at 5:00PM or Pastor Jon in Fort Worth (Stockyards) at 7:00PM.
Evangelism Opportunities This Weekend
June 4, 2021 9:25AM
Tonight: Pastor Randall will evangelize at Shady Grove Park in Azle at 5PM. Tony Edwards will be at the Boyd Raceway at 6PM. Pastor Jon will be at the Stockyards in Ft. Worth at 7PM.
Saturday: Pastor Jon will be at Whole Woman's Health in Ft. Worth reaching out at the abortion clinic at 8AM. Cody Torres has a team going to Fair Park in Dallas to preach to the homosexuals at their pride event outside of the Park.
Contact the leader of the outreach you are interested in. Pray for all of them.
Meal Train for Davis Family
May 31, 2021 23:24PM
You can sign up to bless the Davis Family with Meal Train here: mealtrain.com/30ryey
Meal Train for Margaret McCoy
May 28, 2021 1:17AM
A meal train has been set up for Margaret McCoy. To participate visit
Weekend Evangelism Schedule
May 27, 2021 21:30PM
Proclaiming Christ Ministries Weekend Schedule
Friday 28th - Stockyards 6:30pm-8:30pm
109 E Exchange Ave Fort Worth Tx 76164
Open air preaching, pass out tracts, one on one witnessing
Saturday 29th - Abortion Clinic Ministry 7am-12pm
Whole Womanâ€™s Health 3256 Lackland Rd Fort Worth Tx 76116
Open air preaching, prayer, passing out pamphlet and tracts.
Please come join Jeffrey Crago Jr. and Cody Torres as they take the gospel to these places. If you cannot, please pray.
Scripture Memory Tools
April 16, 2021 13:57PM
Here are two helpful tools Pastor Jon mentioned Wednesday night for Scripture memory: The Bible Memory App (www.BibleMemory.com) and VerseLocker ( scripturememoryfellowship.com/verselocker/).
These are both helpful.
Written Testimony for the TX House Committee on Abortion Bills
April 7, 2021 13:20PM
You can testify against the compromised pro-life bills being discussed in committee today, and promote HB 3326 (the only bill that will end it in Texas), using this link. 3,000 word limit. Just pick a bill on abortion and point out that they are not enforceable, do not provide equal protection for life in the womb, and ask them to support TX HB 3326. Please be respectful. Written testimony must be submitted today.
Meeting 2 of Easter Week
March 30, 2021 12:3PM
Tonight Pastor Derek Melton of Grace Life Church of Pryor, OK will be the guest speaker. 6PM, dinner (free), 7PM service. Q&A afterwards in the fellowship hall (with dessert). The theme of the conference is The Glory of Christ. Pastor Melton is a good friend of FBC Briar and has pastored Grace Life since 1999. Randy Buster from Northlake Bible Church will lead the worship again tonight. Please come join us. These are sweet times of worship of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Easter Week Meeting Tonight!
March 29, 2021 13:53PM
We begin tonight with Pastor Blake Gideon of FBC Edmond (OK). 6PM, dinner (free), 7PM service. Q&A afterwards in the fellowship hall (with dessert). The theme of the conference is The Glory of Christ.
Pastor Gideon has been a faithful pastor for many years, started in ministry at FBC Briar, and has recently become an important voice for the abolition of ab()rti()n in Oklahoma. Randy Buster from Northlake Bible Church will lead the worship. Please come join us if you can.
Sermon Audio Event Page for Easter Week
March 23, 2021 9:53AM
For those who do not use Facebook, we have a Sermon Audio event page in development for Easter Week. You can find it here: www.sermonaudio.com/event_details.asp?eventID=fb3232193140
Facebook Event Page for Easter Week
March 23, 2021 9:21AM
Saints, we now have a Facebook event page for Easter Week! Please respond, share the event on your page and in your groups, and invite friends using the invite button in the group. The event is still under development, but can be shared now. Thanks! fb.me/e/E90zhVYQ
Easter Week Nursery Sign Up
March 19, 2021 16:12PM
Saints, this is a link to sign up for nursery duty for Easter week.
Sign up for Easter week nursery ( signup.com/go/KJPsTTd
) on @SignUpdotcom today! Thank you for your help.
Pastor Randall's New Commentary on Jonah
October 1, 2020 15:28PM
Pastor Randall's Commentary on Jonah is now available for purchase! It has been published by One Million Tracts and it's only $9.95 (not bad for a commentary). It's also in the new "store" section of our Sermon Audio page (on the SA site).
Congratulations, Pastor Randall! We hope it will influence many for the gospel.