The theme for this year's event is "The Blessing". It is based on the biblical principle of the father giving a verbal blessing to his children. The speaker for the banquet is Greg Vaughn. Greg is the president and founder of Grace Products, which has been a leader in the production and distribution of Christian films for 32 years. He is the winner of two Emmy awards for his educational series "In Search of Heroes" which is used in over 40,000 schools and libraries. Through his offices in Richardson, Texas Vaughn works directly with over 85,000 churches. Greg is also a author & founder of Letters from Dad, a ministry which helps men leave a Legacy of Faith, Hope, and Love to their families through the lost art of letter writing.
Tickets are now on sale for the banquet. Tickets are $25, which is a family ticket that includes the father and as many daughters he has or wants to bring to the banquet. Tickets can be purchased at the church office, or at the Southwest Baptist Association office, 2515 North Main Street. The date and time for the banquet is March 26 at 6:00 p.m. For more information on this or other events at the church please visit the church website at www.martharoadbaptist.org or call the church office at 580.482.3377