PRAYER REQUESTS

Sick and Shut-In Ruby Bradley –   Doyle & Quitta Goodspeed Oneita Wallis  – Martha Mitchell  Patricia Stevenson – Thomas Carson- Charles Murrell Sr. Military Prayer List Michael Blackman Jahnee McCoo Brannon Rose Samuel & Ja’Nae Wells Prayer Requests  For April: Bro Robert Montgomery was admitted to Baylor Scott White, Grapevine On April 7th. Remember…

Happy People

“Happy is that people whose God is the Lord”, Psalms 144:15.   People are seeking happiness universally.  Men of all ranks and stations pursue it.  The general inquiry is: How shall I find it?  To this we hear answers like:  “Seek in gold.  Everything can be had for a price.  “Another say: “Seek it in…

How True! How True

The greatest need of the church, today, is not a “Pulpit That Will Draw”, but “Pews That Radiate”. Where were you Sunday night? Yes and where were you Sunday morning and Wednesday evening? Were you somewhere, doing something for which you had more enthusiasm than you had for being a Christian? Not only is the…

WEEPEST THOU?

     Few of the world’s great leaders have had followers to shed tears at their passing.  In this country, Franklin Roosevelt did.  Martin Luther King did.  John F. Kennedy did.  Sadly, many rulers’ deaths have been greeted with joyous celebration.      Lately I reread those passages that detail the death of Christ and was again…

THE PURPOSE OF WATER

John baptism was an early preparation.  After Jesus completes His saving work, Christian baptism takes over (Matthew 28:19).  The two baptisms are different. (Those who later receive John’s baptism must be immersed again into Jesus baptism, Acts 19:1-5).  Yet both share a similar purpose.  John was “preaching a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of…

THINK ON THESE THINGS

Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable-if anything is excellent or praiseworthy-think about such things”. Philippians 4:8 Here Paul gives us a picture of a peaceful, happy mind, and the formula for making it thus. By thinking on the true,…