First Baptist Church of Orangefield celebrates 95th

Published 10:45 am Saturday, August 12, 2017

By Anne Payne

The Orange Leader

The First Baptist Church of Orangefield, located at 9788 FM 105in Orange field, will celebrate its 95th anniversary on Sun., Aug. 20, with a special dinner following the religious service in the Fellowship Life Center.

All current and former members and their families are invited to this special event with a special guest speaker and music performers.

All attending are asked to bring a covered dish or dessert.  Meat, rolls, and beverages will be provided by the church.  Only one service will take place at the

church on Aug. 20, the 10:30 a.m. service, as well as 9:15 a.m. Sunday School.

The evening service is cancelled for Aug. 20, according to Pastor Cody Hogden.

First Baptist of Orangefield began as a mission of Winfree Baptist Church in 1922.  It has functioned continuously as a Baptist church since its origination.

The 95th Anniversary Chair is Betty Norwood, and the Advertising/Media Chair is Anita Ryan.

Both can be reached through the church office at 409.735-3113.

The church website is