October 19, 2017

Franklin First Baptist Mountain Trip

(North Georgia) -- Franklin First Baptist Church recently enjoyed a day in the Georgia mountains and buying apples. This has become an annual event for the members and their guests. … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: What We Focus On

A lady shook the preacher’s hand one Sunday as she was leaving church and told him this would be her last service; she was leaving. The pastor asked her if she would tell him why. She said something to the effect of too much gossip, too many rumors, etc. The pastor asked her to hang around for a few minutes. He wanted to speak more with her. After … [Read more...]

Harvest Hoe Down at Centralhatchee First Baptist

(Centralhatchee) -- Get ready for a great time on Sunday, Oct. 22nd. Cross Ties Band will be joining us in the morning service at 11:00 a.m. The Cross Ties Band is an acoustic, stringed instrument band based in northwest Georgia. Covering a broad spectrum of musical tastes, the versatile ensemble enjoys playing and singing bluegrass, gospel, a … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: When the Conditions Get Right

Isaiah 64:2(a) (KJV) states, “As when the melting fire burneth, the fire causeth the waters to boil …” Note what the writer says, “…the fire causeth the waters to boil …” There is an underlying truth here that I don’t want you to miss: When the conditions are right, the water has no choice but to boil. A physical change occurs. Let me say it again: When … [Read more...]

Community Wide Yard Sale at Centralhatchee First Baptist

(Centralhatchee) -- Are you a real bargain hunter? Need to make some extra holiday cash? Do you like to collect items? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions mark your calender for the event of the year. Sat. Oct. 14th starting at 8:00 AM Centralhatchee will come together for a blow out yard sale at Centralhatchee First Baptist Church. We have … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: The Unlatched Gate

I heard a story the other day about two men who lived on the same street. Both were dog owners. One owned a small breed dog and the other owned a large breed. Over the course of time a strange ritual developed regarding the dogs and their owners. When the owner of the small dog would leave for work, he would place his dog in the fenced-in front yard and … [Read more...]

Caney Head’s Annual Barbecue this Saturday

(Heard County, GA) -- Church members and other helpers will be hard at work later this week as Caney Head Methodist Church prepares for their barbecue fundraiser this Saturday, September 23 at the church. The event has been a tradition at the church since the 1950's and draws hundreds of people annually looking to purchase the famous barbecue, brunswick … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: How to be Victorious

I was listening to a preacher the other day who mentioned the Biblical account of Joshua encountering the Captain of the Lord’s Host at the Battle of Jericho. It occurred to me that both Joshua and the Captain of the Lord’s Host were doing the same thing. Both were preparing themselves for a battle by surveying the battlefield. It also occurred to me … [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...]

Revival at Olive Branch Baptist Church

Olive Branch Baptist Church (40 Frolona Rd., Franklin, GA, Pastor Rodney Roquemore) will be holding revival services September 25-27 at 6:30 PM each night with Pastor Jody Mitchell officiating!!! We invite everyone to come out and worship with us as we seek the Lord and believe Him to bring a refreshing to our souls. There will be special singing each … [Read more...]