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  • Open Arms Homeless Shelter is excited to announce that residents will be accepted starting June 8, 2020. Those in need of shelter must call 903-505-3369 to set up an appointment for admission paper work to be completed. Admission intake will take place at the shelter from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday beginning on Monday, June 8.
  • On Monday, June 8, from 8:00 a.m.-10;00 a.m., the Clothing Room at the Northside Church of Christ 2020 North Center St., Bonham, Texas will be open to the public - in the parking lot - for those in need of clothing.
  • Open Arms Homeless Shelter in Bonham will be opening as soon as the COVID-19 crisis has passed. The shelter is working to help the homeless even though people are not yet able to stay at the building. In April four women from Honey Grove Church of God came to the shelter to help sack up groceries to distribute to homeless people. Jennifer Burgess, Open Arms Shelter Director, and several board members worked with the ladies to sack up food such as peanut butter, bread, fruit cups, canned meat, and bottled water.
  • The Annual Gospel Concert, featuring The McNeills, will be held on Friday, May 15, at 7:00 p.m. at the Calvary Baptist Church, 913 South 5th Street, Bonham, TX.
  • The final touches have been completed on the building remodel of Open Arms Homeless Shelter. The divider curtain is hung and lockers have been installed. The opening for the shelter has been delayed because of COVID-19. Open Arms is following government guidelines to ensure the health of volunteers and future residents. But Open Arms is still working to ensure that things will run smoothly when the time comes to open. Jennifer Burgess, Open Arms Shelter Director, is diligently working to update records and organize volunteers.
  • Let's pray at noon, even though we can't join together.
  • Easter Worship Service at First Presbyterian Church of Bonham will be 11:00 a.m. Sunday, April 12 on Facebook Live.
  • Welcome to the official Bethlehem Baptist Church -The House of Bread Media Online Service. We invite you to come join us every Sunday for 10:45 a.m. morning worship.
  • You can participate in the livestreaming of worship services at First United Methodist Church in Bonham by going to our church Facebook page.
  • Larry White, Board President and Jennifer Burgess, Director. Open Arms Homeless Shelter is excited to announce that Jennifer Burgess has been hired as the director for the shelter. Jennifer is a Fannin County native who lives in Leonard.
  • Celebrate Easter with Boyd Baptist Church!
  • Most of us do not really think much about people who are homeless. We might say a prayer when we see a person with a sign asking for food or money. We might even stop and give them a little money. Tanner Parsons is a first grader at Finley Oates Elementary School in Bonham who has true compassion for the homeless.
  • The First Presbyterian Church of Bonham will host an Ash Wednesday Service led by Reverend Lisa Reece on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, at 6:30 p.m. in the church sanctuary. This solemn, worshipful service will focus on repentance and prayer as well as our mortality. The imposition of ashes will be offered for those who desire to receive them. Everyone is welcome to attend the service on Ash Wednesday which signifies the beginning of Lent.