Richard Nelson

About Richard Nelson

In God’s Bible it says in 2 Corinthians 4: 8-9, “We are hard-pressed on every side, yet not crushed; we are perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed.” You and others you know are struggling with hardships in your life and the life of your loved ones. There [...]

Tina Trout Terrell and Christie Trout Stephens “Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren todwell together in unity.” – Psalm 133:1. The car was packed down with 4 suitcases (Mike over packed, not me), three toy bags with the favorites of each kid, pillows, blankets, and snacks. This was our first real [...]

Jan Allbritton Pastor Andy made a comment in his sermon that really stuck with me. He said that the most open door should be that of the church. Folks should feel welcome there, and we should offer love, acceptance, forgiveness, and redemption. Do we? Do we as the church do that? I believe that the [...]

GARY GORES One year has passed since the Design 4 Diboll (D4D) Committee was approved. The original charge: The committee would collect information, refine it and present opportunities for the City Council to adopt or amend. The committee would then help the Council with information on what other resources should be authorized, most likely: Economic [...]

Carolyn (Sue) Hendrick Last week I shared the story of how we came to have five calves on our new farm.  I had bought them for $10.00 each and hauled them twenty miles in the trunk of my car.  They were tied and bagged in burlap.  After carefully laying each one down with their heads [...]

Funeral services for Stephanie Dian Martinez, 41, of Diboll, were held Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Jeff Robinson and Brother Kenny Hibbs officiating.  Interment followed in the Ryan Chapel Cemetery. Stephanie was born November 23, 1971 in Lufkin, Texas, and died Saturday, July 13, 2013 [...]

A memorial service for Bob Bowman of Lufkin will be held at Calvary Baptist Church on Thursday, July 18 at 2 pm. Bob was born in Anderson County on June 3, 1936 and passed away on Saturday, July 13, 2012 in a Lufkin Hospital after a brief illness with pneumonia. Bowman, owner of Bob Bowman [...]

Spending a week at Crystal Beach were Leslie and Patrick Richards, Brandi, Blaire, Carly and Jackson Lankford and Pat Garrett of Lufkin; Brad Reid of College Station; and Carole and Jim Giles and Kameron Conway of Longview. Jim and Patrick got a few “keepers” when they tried their hand at fishing while the others rode [...]

Natalie Chambers, a high school senior who was home schooled and the daughter of Les and Merideth Chambers and granddaughter of Lois and Bob Chambers, has been accepted to the Lady Flames Swimming team at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va.  Natalie is a Lufkin native who was on the Lufkin swim team at the Boys [...]

This sounded really good so we are going to try it and see if it gets Bob’s thumbs up.  Pan-fried chicken breasts with a fresh cream dill spread and tomatoes and lettuce on toasty French bread.  So good with a glass of lemonade.   You can also grill your chicken breasts for extra flavor. Summertime Chicken [...]