November 26, 2015

Pastoral Nuggets: God’s Precise Creation

Due to a moisture problem at my house, I am having the hardwood floors replaced. In the process of cleaning and preparing for this, I ran across an article that I want to share with you today. I make no claims of originality. And I do not know who wrote it, or I would give credit. The article deals with how precise God is in His creation. I hope it blesses … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: Hope After Failure

A friend of mind told a story from his childhood about his mother placing some freshly baked cookies on a towel on the kitchen table to cool. He walked up to the table, and as only a child would do, reached up to grab a cookie with one hand while simultaneously covering his eyes with his other hand. His logic was that if he couldn’t see his momma – she … [Read more...]

#LoveLikeLilly Youth Service at Prospect Church

(Franklin) -- The presence of the Lord was sure to be felt in Texas, Georgia on Sunday morning at Prospect Church. The students led a #LoveLikeLilly Youth Service to Celebrate the Life of Miss Lilly Scott. Pastor Brandon Brooks gave a hearty welcome and opening prayer. Savannah Stephens, Kyli Putzek, Jordan Watson, Hannah Stephens, Cori Putzek and Anna Sims … [Read more...]

Centralhatchee First Baptist Boston Butt Fundraiser

(Centralhatchee) -- Just in time for the holidays! Everyone loves smoked Boston butt and we have ours for sale again for only $25.00. The pick-up date is Nov. 21st from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Centralhatchee First Baptist Church located at 212 Church St., Franklin, GA. We are located at the caution light in Centralhatchee. For advanced sales please … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: Living the Abnormal Christian Life defines the word “abnormal” as, “Not normal, average, typical, or usual; deviating from a standard.” I was born into a normal family; the family of Bill & Betty McCullough. I lived a normal life, attended normal schools, and attended a normal Southern Baptist Church. In fact, you could truthfully say that everything in my life was … [Read more...]

#LoveLikeLilly Youth Service

(Franklin, GA) -- Please join us at Prospect Church for a spirit filled Youth Service, #LoveLikeLilly, on Sunday, November 8, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. The Youth Ministry will lead our congregation in a time of praise and worship as we honor the life of Miss Lilly Scott. Prospect Youth, as well as youth from our community will stand in unity for our amazing … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: Making The Right Decision – After the Decision

In my opinion, any Christian leader who refuses to take action, make a decision, or is incapable of leading in any given ministry situation, good or bad, is destined for mediocrity. Having to make decisions just comes with being a leader. And hey, we don’t always make the right decision the first time. However, in most cases, what usually matters most is … [Read more...]

A Night of Music and Ministry with The Shepherds

(Lagrange, GA) -- Join us for a night of music and ministry with The Shepherds on Sunday, November 15, 2015 at 6:00 pm at Turnaround Christian Center located at 3028 West Point Road in LaGrange. The Shepherds are a family affair with group members: Quint & Debra Shepherd, son Jonathan, twin daughters Haley and Hope, and Debra’s sister Sheri Haynes. It … [Read more...]

Pastoral Nuggets: Our Actions Matter

Our actions matter. Our choices matter. What we do matters. And what we don’t do matters as well. In his book: “Mastering the Seven Decisions That Determine Personal Success,” author Andy Andrews tells about one of the network news shows naming Norman Borlaug as its Person of the Week. Borlaug, had won a Nobel Prize for discovering how to hybridize corn … [Read more...]

Church benefit for 10-year-old with rare brain tumor

(Whitesburg, GA) -- A benefit singing will be held this Saturday, October 24 for Trenton Spann and family. Trenton is a 10-year-old boy that was diagnosed with a Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma on June 14th, 2015. He had a craniotomy on June 18th, 2015, and they were able to remove 85% of the tumor, the other 15% is attached to his brain stem. Following … [Read more...]