Register Here for the 2021 Tri-Rivers Baptist Area Annual Meeting of Churches

Church Messengers & Guest Register HERE for the 2021 Tri-Rivers Baptist Area Annual Meeting of Churches, where you can also place your Annual Meeting Dinner Order.
Sunday, October 3
FBC Hico
Doors Open at 3 pm


2021 Annual Meeting Exhibitor Registration

2021 Tri-Rivers Baptist Area Annual Meeting of Churches
October 3, 2021
FBC Hico
Exhibitor Register HERE

  September 2021  
Upcoming Events
Tri-Rivers Retreat Center

Visit Your Tri-Rivers Retreat Center HERE

Brotherhood of Churches Video - Billy Graham

View the video clip of Billy Graham that inspired the "Brotherhood of Churches" mission for Tri-Rivers Baptist Area.  View Clip HERE

Tri-Rivers Area Church Revival Dates & Locations

Boots & Saddle Cowboy Church
September 19-21, 2021
10:30 am Sunday; Mon-Tues at 7:00 pm
Evangelist/Worship:  Ray Perryman
Church Worship Wranglers Leading Praise

Selden Baptist Church
September 26-29, 2021
6 pm Nightly
Sunday: Mercy Song Revival
Monday: George Watson & Tiffany Gentry
Tuesday: The Hazels

Fairy Baptist Church
October 10-13, 2021
Sunday 11am
Monday - Wednesday 5 pm Meal 6 pm Worship
Evangelist:  Richard Ray
Worship:  Talon Keeney

Greens Creek Baptist Church
Sunday, October 13, 2021
6:30 pm
Stephenville City Park

FBC Oglesby 
October 15-17, 2021
Worship:  Talon Keeney

Previous Revivals:
Mountain Baptist Church
April 25-28, 2021
Evangelist/Worship:  Cherry Ministries

Briggs Baptist Church
May 2-5, 2021
Evangelist/Worship:  Cherry Ministries

Clairette Baptist Church
June 11-12, 2021 
6:30 pm Nightly
Evangelist:  Richard Ray
Worship Leader:  Talon Keeney

Pearl Baptist Church
June 25, 2021
6:00 pm
Evangelist:  Dave Roever

School Creek Baptist Church
August 1-4, 2021
6:00 pm Sunday, 7:00 pm Mon - Wed
Evangelist:  Alex Boyd
Worship Leader:  Alicia Straley

Purmela Baptist Church
August 12-15, 2021
6:30 pm Nightly
Evangelist/Worship Leader:  Charles McKamie

Kempner Oak Hills Baptist Church
September 13-15, 2021
Evangelist:  Pastor Andy Comer
Worship Leader:  Tommy Wilson
5:00 pm: Meal  6:30 pm:  Revival Services

BH Carroll Teaching Network

BH Carroll Teaching Network has partnered with Tri-Rivers to bring Theological Teaching to your Home         Click HERE To Register/Learn More 

$40.00  Per Course
Scholarships Available

New Course: 
Christianity and Politics
October 6 - 27, 2020

Register HERE

Truett Seminar Online Certificate Program

To Learn More or to Register Go To:  Certificate Program

Church Registration for On-Site Active Shooter Response Training

Register HERE for your Church On-Site Active Shooter Response Training

HOPE Ministries Volunteer/Information Form

Ministries of HOPE Ministry Volunteer/Information Form
Register HERE to serve/learn:

  • Domestic Violence Advocate
  • Crises Respite Center
  • Caring for Caregivers
  • Homes for the Homeless
Tri-Rivers Missionary Spotlight

Shelby and Debbie Smith
Artic Barnabas Ministry
Pastoral Care Missionaries

Learn More About their Ministry Calling and how you can pray and partner with them HERE

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Here you will find information concerning our Associations and their ministries. We hope you find your time spent here a blessing.

The purpose of the Tri-Rivers Baptist Area shall be to awaken and stimulate the affliated churches involvement in Evangelism, Christian Development, Benevolent work, and to cultivate Fellowship and cooperation among the churches.  We are convinced that the local churches are first in the advancement of the Kingdom of God.  The Tri-River Baptist Area Mission is to assist these churches in reaching their objectives and goals as they follow the vision that God has given them.

Feel free to browse through the various areas of our website and learn about our Associations.  If you have any questions or would like to know more about our Associations pease contact us. 

In God's Service,

Rev Richard Ray
Director of Missions

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National Day of Volunteer Youth Worker Training

National Day of Church Volunteer Youth Worker Training
Saturday, September 18th
Valley Grove Baptist Church
9 am - Noon
Register HERE
To Learn More Click HERE

WMU/Women on Missions ZOOM Ministry Gathering

Monday, October 18 at 6:30 pm
Ladies join your Director of Missions as we Gather Together to Encourage, Equip and Edify One Another in WMU & Women's Ministry

DOM Richard Ray is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: WMU/Women on Missions ZOOM Gathering
Time: Oct 18, 2021 06:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 856 3398 3692

How to Join the WMU/Women on Missions ZOOM Gathering

How to Join the WMU ZOOM Call

  1. Go to and look to the right side of the home page for the WMU/Women ZOOM Ministry Gathering.
  2. Click Join ZOOM HERE.
  3. If you DO NOT have the ZOOM app, please go to your app store, and download the app.
  4. Once the app is finished downloading OPEN the ZOOM app.
  5. NOTE: If you already have the ZOOM app you DO NOT need to download it again.
  6. Once you have opened the ZOOM app, please enter the MEETING ID Number (located under the ZOOM Link)
  7. After entering the MEETING ID, you will be taken to the meeting. (Please be patient as this can take time to load.)
  8. Once you have joined the meeting make sure to join with video.
  9. If you need assistance, please contact your Tri-Rivers Baptist Area Office at: 254-865-1299
Tri-Rivers 2021 Christmas Trio Concert Request

To Request a Christmas Concert by the Tri-Rivers Christmas Trio Go HERE

Church Impact Grant

The Texas Baptist Bivocational Pastors Ministry Office administered Impact Grants to assist Bivocational-led and Small membership churches in impacting their community for Christ. We are pleased to announce there are grants available again this year. If your church is interested in applying for the Impact Grant, please click here (Grant application) to start the application process. 

Annual Church Profile (ACP)

Click Here to Submit Annual Church Profile (ACP) Online

Click Here to Download/Print ACP Booklet (Spanish/English)


Tri-Rivers Retreat Center Note Payoff Goal

Tri-Rivers Baptist Area is seeking Funds to Payoff the Tri-Rivers Retreat Center.  Click HERE to view Retreat Center Website.  The goal is to raise $160,000 by October 2021.  We are seeking 80 separate donations of $2000 (Any amount is Appreciated) from churches or individuals who desire to see the Tri-Rivers Retreat Center paid off so that these funds can be released to increase our ministry resources serving Tri-Rivers Baptist Area Churches and Ministries.  All donations will only be used toward the payoff of the Note.  You can give monthly, quarterly, a one time donation or anyway that is convenient for you.  Any donation amount is appreciated.  You can give online using the PayPal link on this page or mail your contribution to:  Tri-Rivers Baptist Area, 502 E. Main St., Gatesville, TX 76528.  Please mark your donation:  "Retreat Center Payoff". 

Pledges/Donations Received:   

Fairy Baptist Church = $2400
Charlie and MaryAlice Wise = $4000
Marilyne Pettijohn = $2000
DOM Richard and Monica Ray = $2000
Pidcoke Baptist Church = $2000
Jonesboro Baptist Church = $2000
The Mustard Seed Christian Video Service = $2100
Lissette Carpenter = $500
Jonesboro Baptist Church = $2000
White Hall Baptist Church = $2000
Anonymous = $200
Betty Rials = $25

First Baptist Church Stephenville =$5000
Jerrell and Carolyn Herron = $3000
In Honor of Reta Wills = $2350.21
Dallas Holm Benefit Concert = $1,763.84
Girl Scouts of Central Texas = $1000
Clairette Baptist Church = $2625
Carlton Baptist Church = $2000

Tri-Rivers Retreat Center Note Payoff Fund - Payoff Goal Date: 10/2021

Goal: $160,000

Online Giving

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Contact Information  
Tri Rivers Baptist Area
502 E. Main Street
Gatesville, Texas 76528
Phone 254-865-1299
Mobile 432-202-1526
Office Hours  
  • Tri-River Baptist Area (Monday - Thursday)
    – 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM

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