May 25, 2017

VBS at Centralhatchee First Baptist Church

(Centralhatchee) -- Join Centralhatchee First Baptist Church for this year’s Vacation Bible School (VBS) “Colossal Coaster World: Facing Fear, Trusting God” Sunday, June 4th -Thursday, June 8th from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. In our VBS theme park world, participants will be challenged to trust God for the spirit of power, love and sound judgment for any … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: The Leaven of Life

In 1 Corinthians 5:6(b) (KJV) Paul, speaking about cooking bread, asks the believers at Corinth, “Know ye not that a little leaven leaveneth the whole lump?” Now, for those who may not know what leaven is, just think of it as yeast or self-rising flour. So, in essence, Paul is teaching them that as believers, just like leaven, sometimes small doses of the … [Read more...]

Homecoming at Prospect Church

(Franklin) -- Our Prospect Church Family would like to extend a special invitation to you to join us for Homecoming on Sunday, June 4, 2017. We will be celebrating 142 years. This will be an exciting day filled with special music provided by Randy and Sherri Miller, preaching, and lots of fun and fellowship. Bring your favorite covered dish and enjoy lunch … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: The Dark Moments

Sometimes God uses the most difficult situations, the dark moments of our lives, to produce the most poignant, significant, and beautiful moments of ministry. Charles F. Weigle is a good point-in-case of what I am talking about.  He was an itinerant evangelist and songwriter. One day he returned home after preaching an evangelistic meeting and found a note … [Read more...]

Picnic in the Park!

(Centralhatchee) -- Pack a picnic lunch and party in the park with Centralhatchee First Baptist! Our party will be held in the Centralhatchee Park on Sunday, April 30, 2017 (YES! SUNDAY) from 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. The day will begin with a competitive (but friendly game) of dodgeball for all ages. Don’t like dodgeball? We will also have inflatables, Bingo, … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: The Landfill Harmonics

In his book, “The End of Me,” author Kyle Idleman tells about a town in Paraguay, South America, which is built around a garbage dump. Every day 1,500 tons of trash is added to this dump. The people of the town make their living by scavenging through the dump seeking things they can recycle and sell. Sadly, the living conditions in the town are as you … [Read more...]

The Bowling Family at Ridgeway Baptist Church

(Franklin) -- The Bowling Family will be in concert at Ridgeway Baptist Church on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 7:00 PM EST. For more information call 770-359-9641. (Photo: Bowlings Online) … [Read more...]

Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings

(Franklin) — If you want to drink, that’s your business. If you want to stop, we can help. Come to a meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous to hear a solution. Every Monday night from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. an open discussion meeting of AA is held at the Franklin Church of God located at 12002 GA Hwy 100 in Franklin, GA. … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: Hope is not a Strategy

God has blessed me with opportunities to share and interact with people through many different venues. The Pastor’s Column that you are reading is one of those venues. I also have the venues of a weekly radio broadcast, that is aired on several stations, a Facebook Page, and of course, there’s a web site. However, one of my favorite venues is working with … [Read more...]

Easter celebration at Centralhatchee First Baptist Church

  (Centralhatchee) -- Centralhatchee First Baptist Church will celebrate Christ's resurrection on Easter Sunday starting with Sunrise service at 7:00 AM in the church parking lot. After Sunrise service everyone is invited to enjoy a hearty breakfast and a time of fellowship. Our regular morning schedule will resume with Sunday school at 9:45 and … [Read more...]