WORSHIP ONLINE

*All onsite Baptist Temple activities and services in our facilities are cancelled until further notice. Please review our most recent statement on the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic by clicking here. To see this Sunday’s Worship Service, please go to the “Video Services” tab or click here. You may download this Sunday’s worship guide for the online service…

GIVE ONLINE

Thank you for your interest in supporting the ministries of Baptist Temple.  For your convenience we provide several different ways for you to give through our new partnership with PushPay, a trusted and secure online giving tool.  With Pushpay you can: Give easily, quickly and securely Store multiple cards Give recurring donations See your giving history…

CORONA VIRUS UPDATE

STATEMENT OF CHURCHES IN THE GREATER HOUSTON AREA CONCERNING THE PACE OF RESUMING IN-PERSON WORSHIP Written April 24, 2020; Published April 27, 2020 The pastors and leaders of the undersigned churches and Christian groups continue to pray for an end to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are lifting up all those who are grieving, those who…

JANUARY HYMN OF THE MONTH

Our January Hymn of the Month is Hymn 31, Ancient Words. This new hymn was written in 2001 by Lynn DeShazo, and was first included in a hymnal when our own Celebrating Grace hymnal was published in 2010. The text reminds us of the rich heritage of the scriptures, and is set to a stirring and inspiring…

NINE LESSONS AND CAROLS

Join us for our annual presentation of A Service of Nine Lessons & Carols on Sunday, December 8 at 5:00 p.m.  This special service, in the tradition of King’s College, Cambridge, will be a warm and poignant evening for you in your celebration of the Advent and Christmas seasons. The evening will include the reading…

NOVEMBER HYMN OF THE MONTH

“Rejoice, Ye Pure in Heart” (MARION) Hymn 312 in the Celebrating Grace Hymnal The text for our November Hymn of the Month was written by theologian E. H. Plumptree (1821-1891), an Oxford College graduate and an academician whose poetry and hymns are both elegant and fervent in spirit.  The tune (MARION) was composed by Arthur…

OCTOBER HYMN OF THE MONTH

“O God Beyond All Praising” (THAXTED) Hymn 366 in the Celebrating Grace Hymnal Our October Hymn of the Month derives its tune from the great orchestral work, The Planets, by Gustav Holst.  This tune is found in the middle section of the movement, Jupiter.  Originally composed in 1921, Holst then adapted this tune to fit a poem…

SERVICE OF TENEBRAE ON MAUNDY THURSDAY

We will observe a Service of Tenebrae on Maundy Thursday, April 18 at 7:00 p.m. Tenebrae is a Latin word meaning “shadows.” This service reminds us of the incredible sacrifice made on our behalf by remembering the dark and shadowy events of Christ’s last days on earth. During this service, we will observe the Lord’s…

110th ANNIVERSARY SUNDAY

110th Anniversary Sunday May 20, 2018   9:00 a.m. Brunch in the Heritage Room 11:00 a.m. Worship in the Sanctuary   Special Anthems and Hymns of our Faith “Who Are We Now” Video Presentation Congregational Photo Commemorative Bricks Available for Purchase Special Guests and Greetings   Free parking available in the church’s surface lot on…