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Some Camera Fun
17 Dec 2011
You can do fun things with cameras these days...
Turn Your Phone off, Or This May Happen to You…
19 Feb 2011
Christians in Other Countries Don’t Have it as Well as We Do
9 Feb 2011
Recent research shows that ... there were, on average, 270 new Christian martyrs every 24 hours over the past decade, such that “the number of martyrs [in the period 2000-2010]…
3 Feb 2011
Those who have been praying for Shirley B. will be glad to know that her doctor informed her today that the growth they were examining was not cancerous. Everything is…
Fake Christians: The Latest Teen Craze
2 Feb 2011
This is a very unsettling CNN report. But those of us who have seen churches pander to kids just to get them to attend know all too well that as soon…
Sound System Issues
1 Feb 2011
To all those who have found the hearing devices for the sound system not functioning too well; Mick and I have discovered the problem and adjusted it so that there…
Hayden’s First Birthday!
29 Jan 2011
At the Petros Senior building today...
How Did We Get the New Testament?
19 Jan 2011
19 Jan 2011
A Professor from New Orleans Seminary has a brief video on the subject. It's worth watching. On YouTube. It's a short, basic, simple to understand overview of the work of…
Teens Are Flocking to A False Version of Christianity
6 Sep 2010
They are, in other words, becoming servants of a god of their own construction and not the God revealed in Scripture. Why? Because they've been taught that God exists for…
It Was Just Yesterday That She Was Born…
24 Aug 2010
And now she's in her Senior year of High School. Pray for Amber and all of our other young people and children. Before we know it, they'll be grown and…
Something Else to Think About
2 Jul 2010
“The person who loves you most will tell you the most truth. One of the greatest distinguishing marks of a false prophet is that he will always tell you what…
Quote of the Day
2 Jul 2010
Howard Hendricks once described the local church as a football game: Twenty-two people on the field, badly in need of a rest, and forty thousand in the stands, badly in…
21 Jun 2010
Mary D.'s surgery went far better than the doctor expected. She's better off than he thought and another surgery is now unnecessary.
If You Missed the Sunday Evening Service…
20 Jun 2010
You missed a blessing. We enjoyed special singing and our guest Preacher did a wonderful job of sharing God's Word with us. It was a very challenging sermon. Whenever you…
What Killed the Local Church Revival?
5 Jun 2010
Churches, especially Baptist churches (though I'm sure others as well) seldom ever hold revival services anymore. Revivals, when I was young, lasted 2 weeks on average. A guest preacher would…
A Letter to a Fallen Virgin
28 May 2010
The Church Fathers sometimes wrote meritorious things. One such was the following letter (which is longer- here's only the conclusion) written to a girl who had plunged into immorality. I…
When It Comes to Churches, Is Bigger Really Better?
25 May 2010
There's an essay in the Knoxville Examiner on the subject.
Homecoming 2010 Photos!
23 May 2010
Everyone had an excellent time of worship and fellowship.
The Work Continues…
18 May 2010
William Willimon on Preaching
17 May 2010
William Willimon writes The modern church has been willing to use everyone else’s language but its own. In conservative contexts, gospel speech is traded for dogmatic assertion and moralism, for…