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July 12, 2014

First Free Will Baptist hosting community picnic

WEATHERFORD —

First Free Will Baptist Church of Weatherford is hosting a free community picnic with family-friendly food, prizes, giveaways and entertainment.

The picnic will be held Saturday, July 26,  from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church, located at 109 N. Line Street.

There will be hot dogs, hamburgers, snacks, drinks, prizes, giveaways and Christian entertainment for the whole family. The event will also serve as a way to get to know those in Weatherford and surrounding communities. Anyone is welcome

“We want to show the community that the family at First Free Will Baptist Church loves them and that no matter what is going on in your life, there is hope in Jesus Christ,” Pastor Eric Halleran said.

The picnic will also serve as a local kick-off to the national convention of the FWB denomination, held at the Fort Worth Convention Center July 27-30. With 2,500 congregations in 40 states, this is the first time in nearly 20 years that the convention has been held in Texas.

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