Owens has been studying with his good friend, Zane Murphy, from ACU and had the
honor of baptizing Zane into Christ this past Sunday. Zane’s family was here to
witness his submersion. We rejoice with Zane, his family, Zach, our church
family and the angels in heaven.
Sunday, September 3rd, Dalyn Barrientez, son of Jonilee Eyer, put Christ on in baptism. Jim Goldsmith studied with Dalyn and had the honor of baptizing him. He is an 8th grader at Merkel. We rejoice with him along with the angels in heaven.
The angels in heaven are rejoicing and we along with them, two young people have put Christ on in baptism, we welcome them into God’s family:
-Shawn McFadden, a friend of Preston Jackson’s, put Christ on in baptism while at church camp, Pecos River Family Encampment, last week. Will Jackson had the honor of assisting him. Shawn will be a 9th grader at MHS in the Fall.
-Scott Carey sent a text this morning (6/29) that he baptized Lindsey at Camp Blue Haven Wednesday night. What at blessing for Lindsey, Scott, & Tracey, we rejoice with them. We are so happy for Lindsey, this Fall she will be a Freshman at Merkel High.
Jansen Savage gave his life to Christ and was baptized Sunday morning in Stephenville. Shirley Williamson is his grandmother and was present for this big event. Jansen is attending Tarleton University. We rejoice with the angels and Jansen & Shirley.
Sunday evening after our Souper Sunday Jeffery Yates came forward asking to be baptized. Jay Don talked with Jeff and baptized him later that night.
Jerry Russell baptized Allison Duzik into Christ on Tuesday, June 19th. Allison is a friend of McKenna Russell and attends Trent School..
Kailee Jones daughter of Billy & Tressie Jones was baptized by her granddad, Shelton Boyd, at the Pecos River Encampment last Wednesday, June 20th. She will be in the 6th grade this Fall at Merkel.
We rejoice with the angels on their decision to put Christ on in baptism.
We are so happy to announce Christine Brown put Christ on in baptism Monday evening. Shelton Boyd studied with Christine and Scott Carey baptized her. Christine & her son, Tatum, have been worshipping with us. We rejoice with the angles in heaven on her decision.
We rejoice with the angels on the decisions for these two young men who proclaim Christ as the son of God, their Lord & Savior and put Him on in baptism.
-Tyler McDermott was baptized Sunday, April 24th, by Greg Chaney. Tyler is a junior at MHS and a friend of Chera’s.
-Brayden Shockley put Christ on in baptism Wednesday, May 4, and was assisted by Dustin Simmons. Brayden attends MHS and lives with his dad, David.