Wendon Pettey is now serving as the pastor of the New Beginnings Church of God.
Pettey, recently located from Mayhill, said he has been in ministry for 25 years and looks forward to reviving the small congregation.
Already, Pettey said he has launched a church web site, launched youth and children’s programs and several activities have been organized.
“We want to see a lively church that impacts its community. We’re hoping for a renewal in genuine and sincere relationships,” he said.
“We’re bringing a renewed emphasis on outreach, community and ministry.”
New Beginnings Church of God is a Pentecostal church belonging to the Church of God of Cleveland, Ohio, that believes in anointed ministry, dynamic ministry and intense prayer, he said.
Servces are held at 10:50 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sundays and 7 p.m. Wednesdays.
Information: (903) 748-3389 or www.newbeginnings-cog.webs.com