March 27, 2015

Ephesus Baptist Church Annual Flower Fundraiser

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(Ephesus) -- Ephesus Baptist Church annual flower fundraiser is in progress. We are selling ferns, petunias, geraniums, gerbera daisies,and impatiens. Plants are available in a hanging basket for $13 or patio pot for $15. Combo baskets or pots are $15. Large combos are $35. All proceeds benefit our children's camp. Thanks for your support. For more … [Read more...]

A Miracle Of Life

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(Article Courtesy of the Times~Journal) (Franklin, GA) -- Miracle is defined in the Webster's dictionary as any wonderful or amazing thing, fact or event; a wonder; an event in the natural world, but out of its established order, possible only by the intervention of divine power. About a year ago on March 14th, 2014 a miracle is what Harvey Kendrick, a … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: Putting His Glory on Display

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In our Christian experience we do everything within our power to follow God’s leading as closely as possible. In his book, The Red Sea Rules, which is the foundation for this column today, Robert J. Morgan quoted A.T. Pierson saying, “To go as I am led, to go when I am led, to go where I am led, is that which has been for twenty years the one prayer in my … [Read more...]

High Point Church of God Turkey Shoot

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Turkey Shoot Saturday, March 21 10 AM, $3 shot High Point Church of God 8511 Frolona Rd. … [Read more...]

Glenloch Grist Mill 5K

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(Glenloch) -- The Glenloch Grist Mill 5k Race will return this year on Sunday May 3, 2015 at Glenloch Baptist Church. The event will kick off with a "Tot Trot" at 2:00 PM followed by the 5k Run/Walk at 2:30 PM. T-Shirts are guaranteed to all pre-registered runners and a limited number of extras will be available on race day. Food and beverages will be … [Read more...]

Bro. Lindsey Earl Herndon

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A celebration of life service for Bro. Lindsey Earl Herndon, age 84 will be held 4:00 pm Sunday, March 8, 2015 at Christ’s Way Christian Church, Aiken, SC with Bro. Mike Terry and Bro. Roger Carr officiating. Interment will follow in Elim Baptist Church Cemetery, Heard County, GA at a later date. Bro. Herndon entered into rest Monday, February 23, 2015 at … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: Lucy

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Today, I want to start this Pastor’s Column with an excerpt from the book: “All I Ever Really Needed to Know I Learned in Kindergarten” - by Robert Fulgham. “Most of what I really need to know about how to live, and what to do, and how to be, I learned in Kindergarten. Wisdom was not at the top of the graduate school mountain, but there in the sandbox at … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: Politically Incorrect Ramblings (Less and Less About More and More)

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I was having lunch the other day with Danny Watters, one of our Georgia Baptist Convention State Missionaries. Danny mentioned having breakfast with an old college professor of his. He said that as they were waxing eloquent about some political problem that neither of them understood, the professor leaned back and said, “Danny, the older I get and the more … [Read more...]

Heard Welsey UMC Family and Friends Day

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(Franklin) -- You are cordially invited to attend our Annual Family & Friends Day Celebration, at Heard Wesley UMC, Franklin, GA, Sunday March 8, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Our guest speaker will be Rev. DeNorris Brinkley  - Mt. Avery Baptist Church, Whitesburg. We plan to have a great time serving the Lord. Lunch will be served at 2:00 p.m.  See you there! … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: Second Chances

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In his book, Second Chances, Max Lucado tells the following story of a Brazilian woman Maria and her daughter, Christina.  Maria’s husband died when Christina was an infant. The young mother, stubbornly refusing opportunities to remarry, got a job and set out to raise her young daughter. The small house, with a pallet on either side of the room, a … [Read more...]