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LeRoy “Skip” Smith

July 26,1926 – April 19, 2020 Pastor LeRoy “Skip” Smith faithfully taught God’s Word on KHCB for 57 years. He began his weekly program, “Prayertime” on Friday mornings a few months after KHCB went on the air in 1962. During that time Pastor Smith was the senior pastor at several Houston area churches and then […]

William “Bill” Neyland

April 25, 1940 – April 29, 2020 Bill Neyland was the longest standing KHCB volunteer, beginning to serve 57 years ago in 1963. He began hosting “Songs for Sunday” in October of 1964, the year he graduated from college. Bill served faithfully on Sunday morning from 6am – 9am to play music and prepare hearts […]

Ravi Zacharias, Now with Jesus

Ravi Zacharias, 74, passed away at his home in Atlanta, GA on May 19 from a rare form of cancer in his spine. He battled the disease with the help of doctors at MD Anderson, but in early May the family received word that no further medical treatments were available. Ravi was born in Chennai, […]

Pastor LeRoy “Skip” Smith to Retire

KHCB has been broadcasting the message of the Bible for 57 years and Pastor LeRoy “Skip” Smith began his program on KHCB 57 years ago! In 1962, Skip Smith was pastor of Minitex Baptist in Houston which happened to be in the same neighborhood as the first KHCB studio. Pastor Smith knew the station had […]