By Roger Campbell
The winter of 1620-21 at the Plymouth Colony was cold and tragic for the Pilgrims; nearly half of their number died through sickness and accidents. One wonders how they could rise above such losses and by fall be so grateful that they celebrated God’s goodness to them by giving thanks.
While the spring and [...]
By Roger Campbell
Pastor Steve Ellison
Who keeps your calendar? Who sets your appointments and reminds you when they are approaching? Some of us keep our own calendars. Some of us have secretaries who do that for us. Others might put events on our calendars without consulting us but ultimately it is up to us if we keep the [...]
Forever Quartet will be in concert at the 16th Section Church, 3387 Hwy. 267 So., McRae, on Saturday, Oct. 19 at 7:00 p.m. No charge, but a love offering will be accepted. Fellowship will follow singing. For directions/questions, call 501-454-3250.
Gravel Hill Freewill Baptist Church invites everyone to attend their Fall Revival. It will start Monday evening on the 14th of October. Each night will include special singing and plenty of good gospel preaching with good fellowship and refreshments afterwards. Please plan on attending, and bring someone with you to share God’s word with!
• Monday, [...]
There will be a Gospel Singing with “Redeemed” Sept. 29th at 6 p.m. at the Garner Baptist Church. Everyone is welcome!
Those two words describe too much of what is happening in our struggling society. We seem to have lost our sense of right and wrong. Witness our skyrocketing prison population, disintegrating homes and violent entertainment fare.
When the noted nineteenth century Frenchman, De Tocqueville, visited here he concluded that the greatness of America was found [...]
First Timothy 1:3-7, As I urged you upon my departure for Macedonia, remain on at Ephesus so that you may instruct certain men not to teach strange doctrines, nor to pay attention to myths and endless genealogies, which give rise to mere speculation rather than furthering the administration of God which is by faith. But [...]
One of the greatest problems in today’s church in America is a lack of motivation. In fact this may be the largest unresolved issue in modern Christianity. We have unlimited supplies of easily affordable copies of the Bible in almost every language. We have almost innumerable English translations. We have comfortable meeting places and virtually [...]
The Reader’s Digest once carried the story of a man who said he had learned how to find immediate peace when tempted to worry about his problems. “I just wait three days,” he said.
During one of his down times, this chronic worrier remembered that three days after Jesus endured the pain and darkness of the [...]
What if you were the mother of twelve children and when the youngest started preschool you wondered what to do with the rest of your life? In the 1980s Mary Jo Copeland, a Minneapolis mother, found herself in that position and, according to Margaret Nelson and Kerry Pickett, co-authors of “Saving Body and Soul: The [...]