Right now, my life is very busy. Sometimes I think it is too busy. However it does not compare to the Passion Week. The last week of Jesus’ life was filled to the absolute brim and overflowing with events, activities, as well as public and private teaching. Sometimes we forget that God was orchestrating all [...]
When Sue was sixteen she became the Michigan high school girls’ track champion in the 440 and 880 yard runs. To anyone that would have been a major accomplishment, but to Sue and her parents it was a miracle.
Sue’s parents remember the corrective shoes she wore as a child and the constant threat of braces [...]
There will be Gospel singing at the 16th Section Church on Hwy. 267 So. in McRae on Saturday, June 15 at 7 p.m. Robin Covington and New Road will be entertaining. All is welcome.
Churches sometimes do not have a very realistic view of themselves. Often this becomes very evident, when they begin to search for a pastor. It happens all the time, but it is out in the open during the pastor search process. Surveys are completed by the congregation in which individual members create a long list [...]
Many mornings find me giving thanks that my parents loved each other and loved me. The most valuable gift a father can give to his children is a daily demonstration that he loves their mother.
I’m the son of a farmer, horse-trader, who taught me to rise early, work hard and quit late. Solomon’s words could [...]
Grab your tickets and head on over to Colossal Coaster World! Come join us as we experience the thrill and excitement of a day at the park! As we explore the park, kids will enter Worship Rally at the Main Gate and make their first stop at Coaster Alley for Bible study.
It’s Vacation Bible School [...]
A minister called the advertising editor of his local paper to announce the title of his upcoming sermon.
“My sermon this week will be titled “The Lord Is My Shepherd,” he said.
“Is that all?” asked the editor.
“That’s enough,” the minister replied.
When the newspaper arrived that week the pastor opened it and was surprised to read that [...]
Editor’s Note: I would like to welcome Pastor Steve Ellison as a weekly columnist beginning this week. I have been receiving his sermons weekly for several months now and believe that you will be educated, enlightened and uplifted by his sermons.
Every human is created to be in fellowship with the Creator. As I have [...]
Sitting at my computer, I pondered how to answer a letter from a bitter man; bitter because he refused to let go of an attitude that was robbing him of the joy of living.
Wronged by a member of his family many years earlier, this angry writer had composed a blistering letter to the relative he [...]
By Joel Osteen
There’s nothing quite like that feeling you get when your boss, or maybe a coach or someone who’s important in your life says, “I believe in you, and you’re doing a fantastic job. I see so much potential in you that I’ve got a higher position for you.”
The great news I have for [...]