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Pilgrims Rest Baptist Church 

Emory, Texas




   Traditional Hymnal Song Service led by 

 Jim Jacks  and  Rebecca McGahee 


Directors of PRBC Youth & Teens

 Donnie Hutchison

Renee Hudgins

 Director of Nursing Home Ministry:      Rob Killingsworth










































Contact Us

Pilgrims Rest Baptist Church, Emory, Texas
1140 FM 2946 South
Emory, Texas 75440
Map  •   Directions
Phone 903-473-3591
Mobile 903-269-6336

Regular Schedule

  • Sunday School
    – 9:45 AM
  • Morning Worship
    – 10:45 AM
  • Evening Worship
    – 6:00 PM
  • Weekly Nursing Home service Directed by Rob Killingsworth
    – 10:00 AM
  • Monthly 4th Tuesday LADIES Salad Luncheon and Fellowship. Bring a Salad! Contact Joan Kile
    – 11:30 AM
  • Adult Bible Study
    – 6:00 PM
  • Youth Wednesday Evening Bible Study
    – 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Monthly Good Samartans Outreach. Thursday following 1st Monday. Contact Joan Kile for info.
    – 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM


  • Shining Star Award
    How awesome are these young ladies? AUTUMN and MAKAYLA attended PRBC Toddler Sunday School Class (8) times and received a 'Shining Star' Certificate. Way to go, GIRLS!
  • Big Success! 2016 Back to School Celebration

    Thanks to parents who shared their family with our PRBC fellowship.  Our youth enjoyed a huge bounce house, Pie in the Face, and good pizza.

  • Primary Shining Star Certificate

    How awesome are these young men?  Rylan, Jaydan and David attended PRBC Primary Sunday School Class (8) times and received a 'Shining Star' Certificate.  Way to go, Rylan, Jaylan and David!    Derek received a 'Shining Star Certificate for attending the Toddler Sunday School Class (8) times, also,  Way to go, Derek!

  • Toddler Shining Star Certificate

    How awesome is this young man?  Derek attended PRBC Toddler Sunday School Class (8) times and received a 'Shining Star' Certificate.  Way to go Derek.   Teachers:  Renee Hudgins and Martha Kelly

  • Toddler Shining Star Certificate
    How awesome is this young man? Colston attended PRBC Toddler Sunday School Class (8) times and received a 'Shining Star' Certificate. Way to go, Colston!
  • 2016 Back-To-School-Celebration

    2016  Back-to-School Celebration

    September 24, 2016     5-7 P.M.   Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church GYM

    PRBC Youth, Visting Youth & Their Families

    Pizza  -  Bounce House  -  Fun & Games

    An Invitation to your family from our PRBC Membership

    RSVP by Sept. 18th   Call 903-268-5547 with number of people in your family who plan to attend.

  • Ernest Ehabe, President & Chief Innovation Officer for Bread For Life Internation and CADAC

    Sunday, August 7th, 2016 our congregation enjoyed Bro. Ernest Ehabe.  He wears many hats (an ordained minister, an inspirational speaker and a social entrepreneur.)  Ernest is the founder of two NGOs and serves as President & Chief Innovation Officer of Bread For Life Internation and CADAC.  He did his undergraduate and graduate studies in the USA as well as at CERIS (University of Paris 11) in Brussels.  He is presently enrolled in a PhD in Integrated Rural Development at the University of Dschang in Cameroon.  His vision is to see Africa and Africans become spiritually, socially and economically vibrant. 

    ernestehabe@gmail.com   www.cadacameroon.org    and   www.breadforlife.org

  • Adult Valentine's Banquet. Feb. 13th, 2016. 6:00 PM

    Please RSVP By FEB. 10th  902-268-9548

  • (Tentative at this time) Nov. 24th Monthly 4th Tuesday Ladies Salad Luncheon Fellowship

    November 24th @ 11:30 AM

    Bring a salad and enjoy the fellowship including special prayer outreach.

    Contact:   Joan Kile, Coordinator   903-473-2360


    Lunch served after the Worship Service on Sunday, Nov. 22nd.

  • 2015 Veterans Day Ceremony

    Thanks to all who made our Veterans Day Ceremony a HUGE success!

    Our students were amazaing along and so was Ms. Emily Coltharp, Band Director at Rains High School!

    Ceremony begins 10:45 AM. 

    PRBC Band Students will present the program to honor our veterans. 

    Emily Coltharp, Band Director of Rains High School will conduct our band students in a musical tribute to our veterans. 

  • October 31st 2015 Hayride & Wiener Roast

    What fun we had.  Great fellowship and food!  We made great memories!

    A special thanks to Jimmie Smith for providing the tractor and hay and to Suzy and Ronnie Kile for  providing the firepit and wood. 

    6 to 9 PM.  Saturday, October 31st.  Come join the fun!  

  • PRBC Honored Our Pastor / Deacons and Famlies with an Appreciation Luncheon

    Thanks to all who made the luncheon for our leadership a success and thanks to all who attended. Also we enjoyed our guests. Please visit us again real soon. 

  • Don't Forget to Bring a Non-Parishable Food Item.
  • September 26th. AMPED - PRBC Youth Event - Jacksonville, TX

    September 26th.   Wear your PRBC T-shirts.  We must leave the church Saturday, September 26th @  7 am..  Tell your parents this will be an all-day event, and you will be late arriving.  Our van will deliver students to his / her home after the event.  Girls are planning on spending the night with Ms. Renee on Friday night the 25th.  Let's pray for traveling mercies and good fellowship in the Lord.  May God richly bless through His Word. 

  • September 23rd. Evening Event. SAW You AT the Pole

    September 23rd at 7 P.M., PRBC Youth will travel to Greeville High School Auditorium.  This eveving will be filled with worship from a student led praise team and personal stories from students and coaches.  A drama that has been all over the world will be presented, and a special word from Roger Dawson - Youth Pastor at Vansickle Baptist Church - will be heard.

    PRBC Teens must have a parent/guardian Event Form signed and present to ride the van.  Also a Medical Release Form must be on file. Students interested in going will be picked up at home as usual and will leave the church at 6 PM.  A sack lunch will be provided.   Contact Ms. Renee is you are interested.    WEAR YOUR PRBC T-shirt.

  • September 12th. FISH FRY Sponsored by PRBC Youth Ministry

    RSVP by September 2nd is requested. 

    Facebook Message Renee Hudgins / Call /  Text:  903-268-5547

    Saturday, Sept. 12th from 6 - 8:00 P.M.  sponsored by the PRBC Youth Ministry

    All church members and our PRBC Youth and their family members are invited to attend..

    Come out and enjoy the best fried catfish you'll ever taste! 

  • 5th Saturday Extraganza @ Bowling Gateway Lanes

    We had a great time!

    Thanks to Earl and Martha Kelley for transporting us safely.

     A special thanks to Penny Gunia and Cynthia Dillard for supporting our PRBC Youth.  


  • 2015-2016 Back-to-School Youth Worker's Meeting

    Friday, July 31, 2015  @  6 P.M.

    Pizza will be served.  Before we arrive, let's bathe our meeting in prayer and ask God to reveal His will, so we can accomplish His plans to help promote our PRBC Youth Program. 


    Wednesday Evening Teen Bible Study (grades 6-12)

    6:00 to 7:00 P.M.   June - August       No Meal Served

    During the summer months, teens desiring to attend Wednesday evening Bible Study @ 6 P.M. will need to call or text Renee Hudgins if a ride to church is needed.   Call or text before Wednesday, please.  We will be happy to pick you up and to deliver you back home.   

    Releases:   Notarized medical releases must by signed in front of a notary if you or your child will be transported by the church van. 

    Renee Hudgins      903-268-5547  


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  December 2016  

Upcoming Events



Tuesday Morning Singing at Nursing Home
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Directed by Rob Killingsworth


Tuesday Morning Singing at Nursing Home
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Directed by Rob Killingsworth
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