Hawkins, Robert “Bob”

Services: Have been held. Mr. Robert “Bob” Hawkins, of Clovis, a retired Church of Christ minister, died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on Feb. 28, 1924, in Lexington, Ky., to Robert B. and Rena Moore Hawkins. He graduated from Harding University in 1945. He married Betty […]

Maberry, Lawrence

Lawrence Maberry Services: Have been held. Mr. Lawrence Thurman Maberry, 78, of Clovis, a retired bank president, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2003, at Carillon House in Lubbock. He was born on May 25, 1925, in Perry, to Earl and Zelma Maberry. He served in World War II in the Navy SeaBees. He started working at […]

Area students gather for flagpole prayer

By Gary Mitchell About 440 students rose early to pray together at Clovis, Portales and Texico schools on Wednesday at the 14th annual See You at the Pole national student day of prayer. The total was about 30 fewer than a year ago, organizers said, and only one student participated from Gattis Junior High. Despite […]

Church of God in Christ convocation in full swing

CNJ Staff Several hundred pastors, church leaders and worshipers from across the state have been meeting in Clovis this week for the New Mexico Churches of God in Christ annual Holy Convocation. The convocation scheduled through Saturday is being hosted by Clovis’ First Church of God in Christ, 3400 Vinton St. Bishop W. Charles Green, […]

Clovis church to host state convocation

By Gary Mitchell Several hundred pastors, church leaders and worshipers from across the state will gather in Clovis this week for the New Mexico Churches of God in Christ annual Holy Convocation. The convocation scheduled from Monday through Saturday will be hosted by First Church of God in Christ, 3400 Vinton St. The public is […]

Money vs. Ministry

Gary Mitchell Michael Covington, general manager of The Master’s — A Parable Christian Store, sees the store’s upcoming move into the new “Master’s Center” business complex as an enhancement of its mission. The Christian bookstore and a travel agency, National Travel Systems, will be among businesses relocating to the former Furr’s grocery store, a 55,000 […]