Men, we have a great opportunity to worship with a great man. Grant Teaff (Baylor Bears former head coach of 22 yrs) will be coming to FIrst baptist church Gatesville on 12 April at 6 pm as our special guest. Please mark your calendars to attend! Please contact Stephen Norris (254-223-2422) or Ed Hellon(254-258-3417) to let them know you will be going or for more information on the event. We will provide homemade lasagna and the fixins for the meal. There will be a charge of $5.00 per person. Please RSVP by April 10, 2014-by contacting either Ed or Steve, or by calling the church office at 254-865-2014.
Grant Teaff is a former football player and coach. He served as the head coach at McMurry University (1960–1965), Angelo State University (1969–1971), and Baylor University (1972–1992), compiling a career college football record of 170–151–8. In his 21 seasons as head coach of the Baylor Bears football team, Teaff’s teams won two Southwest Conference titles and appeared in eight bowl games. His 128 wins are the most of any coach in the history of the program. Teaff was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 2001.