The account of the Israelites taking the land of Canaan is some of the most action packed parts of the Old Testament.
Tweety bird was alarmed every time she saw Sylvester the cat around her cage and said those famous words, "I tot I saw a puttycat." Well the other day as I was taking a 5 mile walk down the road and I suddenly noticed something just off of the pavement that looked like a snake. The color was right and the shape was curved just like a snake crawling across the ground. My ...
In the last few months Michael Vick, the Atlanta Falcons star quarterback, has gone from a sports hero to a distaste in many people's mouths. He had been accused of participating in the horrible sport of dog fighting. At first he denied that he was involved at all but recently has agreed to pleading guilty. This leads me to my first point; there are many who deny that they have sinned ...
"Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation: the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak," (Mat 26:41 KJV).
St. Elizabeth's St. Elizabeth's Episcopal Church is offering two Bible Study courses this fall and would like to extend an invitation to all who are interested in joining. The Beth Moore Study on the Book of Daniel will begin Sunday, Sept. 9 at 9 a.m. Both men and women will be taking this course. A women's study, Call to Discipleship, will begin Wed., Sept. 12, from 10 a.m.-noon. This is ...
The account of the Israelites taking the land of Canaan is some of the most action packed parts of the Old Testament. The book of Joshua tells of the taking of the land after the death of Moses.
The other day I was in a store and I overheard the cashier talking about her new tattoo. She was so proud of her design which she had created herself. As I looked at that tattoo and another one she had previously had put on, I wondered if some time later in her life she might regret having them put on and might want them removed. As I thought about this I was reminded of the comparisons and contrasts these tattoos had with this thing called sin.
Corinth Baptist Corinth Baptist Church of Keller invites you to join them on Sunday, Aug. 19 to help celebrate their historic 125th anniversary and homecoming. Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Dr. Steve Sells, Director of Missions for the Savannah Baptist Association, will bring the morning message, with special music provided by the Daybreak Quartet and the Corinth Baptist Adult Choir. After the morning service there will be an ...
Bryan Neck Bryan Neck Missionary Baptist Church invites you to join in paying homage to Pastor Pete Broxton Jr. at his 47th Pastoral Anniversary. The celebration continues Aug. 15 at 7:30 p.m. with Pastor Alphonso C. Piper Sr. and Goodwill Missionary Baptist Church of Savannah. On Friday, Aug. 17 at 7 p.m. there will be a semi-formal appreciation banquet at the Wetland Center Banquet Room at J.F. Gregory ...
The other day I was driving down the road and happened to look to my right and noticed a clump of blooming flowers.
Marriage is a blessing given to mankind by God. "And the LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet for him. And out of the ground the LORD God formed every beast of the field, and every fowl of the air; and brought them unto Adam … but for Adam there was not found help meet for him. And the ...
Bryan Neck Bryan Neck Missionary Baptist Church invites you to join in paying homage to Pastor Pete Broxton Jr. at his 47th Pastoral Anniversary. The celebration is Aug. 13-15 at 7:30 p.m. nightly. The tribute begins Monday night with Pastor Larry L. Broxton and Christ Memorial Baptist Church of Savannah; Tuesday night, Pastor Floyd Hartford and Canaan Missionary Baptist Church of Richmond Hill; Wednesday night, Pastor Alphonso C. Piper ...
Over the years I have, like most people, put on a few unwanted pounds. My biggest problem is that I love to eat and did I mention,
Despite what most may think, Jesus taught that hell is a reality, "And these shall go away into everlasting punishment: but the righteous into life eternal" (Matt. 25:46).
Bryan Neck Bryan Neck Missionary Baptist Church invites you to join in paying homage to Pastor Pete Broxton Jr.'s at his 47th Pastoral Anniversary. The celebration is Aug. 13-15 at 7:30 p.m. nightly. The tribute begins Monday night with Pastor Larry L. Broxton and Christ Memorial Baptist Church of Savannah; Tuesday night, Pastor Floyd Hartford and Canaan Missionary Baptist Church of Richmond Hill; Wednesday night, Pastor Alphonso C. Piper Sr. ...
When I was young, my mother read to me often. As I grew, the books were placed in my hands so that I could read them.
The book of Acts tells how the people in the first century obeyed the Gospel.
The other day, I went to one of my grandson's football game. Like most sporting events, the fans - in this case, mostly parents - were yelling words of encouragement as well as instructions to the referees.
Every Sunday morning in our church, we have a time that we call, "Children's Time." The boys and girls from about ages 3-8 come forward and gather around me while I tell them a Bible story, and try to apply it to their lives.
God has blessed Christians with so many things.
The ability to command spirits is given to the believer by the power of God, exercised only through the Holy Spirit.
"If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land." - 2 Chronicles 7:14
In 1 John 5:14-15, we read, "This is the confidence we have in approaching God: That if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. And if we know that he hears us - whatever we ask - we know that we have what we asked of him."
Did you hear about the man who decided that he wanted to become the smartest man in the world?
The soul of man will live somewhere in eternity, either in a place of life or of death (Matthew 25:46). God has been clear in his word that his desire is for all men to be saved (1 Timothy 2:3-4).
They may not be playing in The Masters, but they are playing for a worthy cause.
"Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding" (NIV) - Proverbs 3:5
In Matthew 26, we are told that there was a woman who poured expensive perfume on Jesus' head.
Today is bill-paying day.
Most, if not all, newspapers have an obituary section. I have heard older people joke that they read that section to make sure they are not dead yet. Others read it to see if they know anyone listed.