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Age does not hinder spreading the Word

At age 80, many people have retired and are relaxing and enjoying the children and grandchildren. Elder J.C. Kelly may have retired from his job working at the cleaners in New York, but he is still busy spreading the Word of God.

December 11, 2007 | By Edith Anderson Contributing Writer | Faith


Coming together for fellowship

Although his church has only established since April 2006, Pastor Richard Hayes has a desire to see the community of believers come together for a time of fellowship. Consequently, he is hosting a Family of Believers' Fellowship at 1 p.m. Dec. 1 at Brewton Parker Auditorium in Hinesville.

December 11, 2007 | By Edith Anderson Contributing Writer | Faith


Gain ground through belief

When the disciples asked Jesus why they were incapable of healing the little boy who had been tormented by demons, Jesus told them of their unbelief. When we doubt what the Word of God says about our situation, we lose ground.

November 27, 2007 | By Evangelist Fascia Sapp Special to the Courier | Faith


Reaching beyond the walls of love

Born in Paducah, Ky., Riley Dean Nelson has served as the minister of the Richmond Hill Church of Christ for 16 years and has been preaching full time for 20 years.

November 27, 2007 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Harvest Fest yields food, fun

October 31 is celebrated in many countries around the world as Halloween. People decorate their homes and offices and many adults as well as children dress up in various costumes. Another part of Halloween is when the children go out trick or treating. Most children love candy, and on Halloween they receive an abundance of it while trick or treating.

November 20, 2007 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


What kind of light are you?

Jesus said in Matthew 5:16 that you are the light of the world and in verse 16 He commands us to let our light shine before men that they might see our good works and glorify the Father in heaven.

November 20, 2007 | By Dr. Alvin Jackson Columnist | Faith


A gifted hymn liner still needed

Long ago, when there was the little white wooden church beside the road; and there was no air conditioner, padded pews or music in the church, people sang the old hymns and negro spirituals.

November 13, 2007 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Serving as interim pastor

"A healthy church is one that serves God by meeting the needs of its community and its congregation. As the interim pastor, I am thrilled to be a part of this new chapter in the life of the Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church," said Pastor John William "Bill" Lindeman.

November 06, 2007 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Pastor uses voice to lure congregation

Walter Ross has a smile and a voice that will arrest your attention.

October 30, 2007 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


At 83 pastor is not tired yet

Some pastors live within walking distance of their church, while others have to drive a few miles. Still others live in different cities and counties. But most pastors - especially in Liberty County - live in the same state.

October 23, 2007 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Honoring our pastors

"Let the elders that rule well be counted worthy of double honour, especially they who labour in the word and doctrine." (1 Timothy 5:17)

October 16, 2007 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Cost of finding lost relationships

Haven't we all lost a relationship during our lives? What does it take to find the one we lost?

October 09, 2007 | By Fr. Will Carter Special to the Courier | Faith


Midway congregation readies for homecoming

It is nearly fall and members of the Midway United Methodist Church are excited. They are preparing for their homecoming/fall revival.

October 09, 2007 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Rebuilding, moving forward

Judson L. Maxwell, pastor of Westside Baptist Church in Hinesville, came to this area while serving in the military, and decided to remain after retirement.

October 02, 2007 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Show up or you'll likely miss out

When I was a boy of 10, I never thought a major lesson of my childhood would be showing up. Showing up today seems to be a more and more rare behavior.

October 02, 2007 | By Fr. Will Carter Columnist | Faith


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Don't swing and miss, embrace God

I am not sure why I was dreaming about my high-school physical-education days, but there I was in gym class, all 98 pounds of me, calling for the home run.

September 16, 2014 | By Pastor Doug Harn Columnist | Faith


Back-to-Church Sunday coming

This is a heads-up: It's time to invite someone to church.

September 15, 2014 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


You're never too old to embrace life

Recently, a celebrity made the news because of an illness and death.

September 11, 2014 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


Learn to rein in bad things you say

I recently spent much of a day on hold with customer service - with two different companies. I pressed 2 and 3 and the pound sign and almost every other button on my phone as I was transferred back and forth.

September 10, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


Is it time to ask how your faith is?

"I can do all things through Christ, which strengtheneth me." - Philippians 4:13

September 09, 2014 | By Pastor Mark Fields Columnist | Faith


Christ made greatest sacrifice for mankind

The sacrifice made by Christ caused him to suffer humiliation and pain.

September 09, 2014 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


Too blessed to be stressed

"And being in agony, He prayed more earnestly. Then His sweat became like great drops of blood falling down to the ground." -Luke 22:44

September 02, 2014 | Rev. DeRon Harper Columnist | Faith


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