Bill Text: TX SR18 | 2017-2018 | 85th Legislature | Enrolled

Bill Title: Recognizing Herman L. Murray Jr. on the occasion of his 40th birthday.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2017-01-18 - Reported enrolled [SR18 Detail]

Download: Texas-2017-SR18-Enrolled.html
         WHEREAS, The Senate of the State of Texas is pleased to
  join the congregation of the Full Gospel Holy Temple fellowship
  of churches in celebrating the 40th birthday of Apostle Herman L.
  Murray Jr. at The Legend and The Legacy Birthday Celebration,
  which is taking place January 20 through 22, 2017; and
         WHEREAS, Apostle Murray is the prelate and general
  overseer of the Full Gospel Holy Temple; he followed in the
  footsteps of his grandfather, the late Apostle Lobias Murray,
  when he assumed leadership of the ministry in 2011, after having
  dedicated his time and efforts to helping its founders for more
  than 20 years; and
         WHEREAS, Under his guidance and wise stewardship, the
  church has continued to grow and to play a vital role in the life
  of the community; he has created numerous mentorship programs for
  young adults, and his work to enhance the church's social media
  footprint has greatly increased the reach of its ministries; and
         WHEREAS, In 2000, he established an international
  evangelistic organization that continues to serve pastors around
  the world, and his weekly network broadcast is among the
  highest-rated programs on urban religious networks; and
         WHEREAS, Apostle Murray has had a profound impact on the
  lives of innumerable people, and it is truly fitting that he
  receive special recognition for his many contributions to his
  church and his community; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the Senate of the State of Texas, 85th
  Legislature, hereby commend Apostle Herman L. Murray Jr. on his
  many years of hard work in the ministries of the Full Gospel Holy
  Temple fellowship of churches and on his outstanding leadership and
  extend to him best wishes on his 40th birthday; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution be prepared for
  him as an expression of esteem from the Texas Senate.
        President of the Senate
        I hereby certify that the
    above Resolution was adopted by
    the Senate on January 18, 2017.
        Secretary of the Senate
         Member, Texas Senate