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Ludowici church repays favor, helps build church

LUDOWICI - On Oct. 28, 2001, the First Baptist Church here burned to the ground. The fire, which was thought to have been due to an electrical wiring problem, destroyed the worship center and the educational building.

August 28, 2008 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Faith


It's not too late to find 'the one'

Matt 1:20 ... the angel of the Lord appeared unto him in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou son of David, fear not to take unto thee Mary thy wife: for that which is conceived in her is of the Holy Ghost.

August 16, 2008 | By Rev. Dr. Larry Murray Special to the Courier | Faith


Savannah church sets leadership conference

As travel costs soar, businesses in Savannah and across the nation are rethinking face-to-face meetings.

August 16, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Faith


Chalk artists to lead crusade for kids

Elim Baptist Church will hold a children's crusade called Champion's for Christ on Aug. 9-10, featuring a guest chalk artist.

August 16, 2008 | Staff report | Faith


New role for our churches in health

Today we are in a time of increasing uncertainty. Nowhere is that more evident than in Healthcare. Healthcare costs continue to rise almost as fast as gasoline prices and many people cannot afford healthcare insurance. Hospitalization costs can drive a family into bankruptcy. I believe our churches can accept a new role to help members gain access to healthcare.

August 09, 2008 | Rev. Will Carter Special to the Courier | Faith


Serving his first pastorship

When he arrived in Liberty County for his new military assignment, little did he know he would eventually become a pastor in this county. Since January 2008, Curtis Thomas has served as the pastor of the Friendship Missionary Baptist Church of Walthourville.

August 09, 2008 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Journey Church to hold services in Hinesville

Journey Church has decided to branch out from its main campus in Bloomingdale to plant new roots in Hinesville.

August 09, 2008 | By Jessica Duncan | Faith


LifeWay presentation at Gum Branch Baptist

The women's ministry of Gum Branch Baptist Church is preparing for yet another big event. They are eagerly anticipating their upcoming simulcast with nationally known author and speaker Beth Moore, who partners with LifeWay to conduct the simulcasts.

August 09, 2008 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Get your priorities straight

In this day and time, people have become extremely busy. One might say too busy. We have too many things to do and not enough time to do them.

August 05, 2008 | By Rev. Dr. Alvin Jackson Special to the Courier | Faith


The house the Lord has built

Sunday, July 27, will mark a milestone in the history of the Good Shepherd Missionary Baptist Church. Members will be moving from their present sanctuary at 71 Kent Road in Walthourville to 4424 Oglethorpe Highway West in Allenhurst.

August 05, 2008 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


The words from my mouth

My nephew David recently turned 5. He is extremely bright, kind and talkative.

June 05, 2008 | By Daisy Pleasant Jones Special to the Courier | Faith


Dedicating a new sanctuary

In addition to building the members spiritually, this pastor and church family have erected a new sanctuary. Established six years ago, the church is preparing for the dedication of the sanctuary.

June 05, 2008 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


New author also leads congregation

In addition to his myriad talents, this busy pastor has just released his first book.

May 29, 2008 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Family values are more than just being together

In the times that we live in, people have become so busy with the everyday affairs that it is easy for the family as a unit to suffer.

May 29, 2008 | By Dr. Timothy Byler Special to the Courier | Faith


Fighting substance abuse with faith

Besides recently becoming a shoo in for a seat on the Liberty County Commission, Gary Gilliard has been heading up a program that combats alcoholism and other drug addictions.

May 22, 2008 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


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ValueSpeak: Being engaged as a parent

Nile isn’t a good speechwriter — he’s a great speechwriter.

January 28, 2015 | Joe Walker Deseret News | Faith


Pastors set goals for coming year

A new year means planning, new expectations and setting goals.

January 28, 2015 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


See why this Christian mother is giving up leggings

Veronica Patridge, a devout Christian from Oregon, is giving up on leggings.

January 28, 2015 | Herb Scribner Deseret News | Faith


Thoughts, behavior can be conquered

Have you ever asked yourself, "Who would I like to become?" What people or events in life have hindered your reaching that goal? To achieve something, you have to remove all distractions that are blocking you from making progress. Fear stops most people from getting what they want - fear of failure, fear of success, fear of rejection, of the unknown, of disappointment. Then, of course, the "what if" fears always fuel these hindrances.

January 27, 2015 | By Pastor Kendall Paige Columnist | Faith


Sikhs in America still victims of misunderstanding, prejudice, study shows

The 500,000 Sikhs who live in America are often misidentified as terrorists by fellow citizens who know little or nothing about the traditional faith, a new study revealed.

January 27, 2015 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret Media Companies | Faith


Don't cheat, kids: Use NFL's 'deflategate' to discuss honesty

It's the biggest controversy since Taco Bell yanked its rolled chicken tacos from the menu. (Seriously, did you try those? They changed me.)

January 27, 2015 | Jason Wright Deseret Media Companies | Faith


Sikhs in America still victims of misunderstanding, prejudice, study shows

The 500,000 Sikhs who live in America are often misidentified as terrorists by fellow citizens who know little or nothing about the traditional faith, a new study revealed.

January 27, 2015 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret Media Companies | Faith


Does Colorado baker's anti-gay marriage cake refusal rise to level of discrimination?

A Denver, Colorado, baker who told the local OutFront magazine she was "half-Jewish, half-Catholic" faces a rising controversy over her refusal to inscribe anti-gay messages on a Bible-shaped wedding cake.

January 25, 2015 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret Media Companies | Faith


Not knowing what's ahead

I went to a conference last week in Florida and when traveling home on Interstate 95, I noticed some flashing lights to my left in the oncoming lanes.

January 24, 2015 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


God can help you change for the better

I'm still getting used to my new computer. It is a Mac as opposed to a PC; those letters mean something to some of you.

January 23, 2015 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


ValueSpeak: Our wrestle with race

Dee was feisty.

January 22, 2015 | Joe Walker Deseret News | Faith


Religious response to postponed abortion bill vote illustrates differences across denominational lin

Congress' postponing Thursday's vote on a bill that would ban most abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy has drawn the ire of conservative faith leaders.

January 22, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret Media Companies | Faith


Listen to right one for eternal life

Many still believe the lie of Satan today; they fail to see that sin separates man from God (Isaiah 59:1-2). They fail to understand that when they give in to their desires to do wrong things, they - not God - are causing the problem.

January 22, 2015 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


What word choices say about the State of the Union's faith connection

Finding faith in the president's annual State of the Union may be less about analyzing overall themes than listening for specific words. Religious responses to Tuesday's speech centered on the concepts and communities President Barack Obama named, and those he left out.

January 22, 2015 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret Media Companies | Faith


Local leads prayer service at Capitol

On Sunday, Jan. 11, the Atlanta air may have been cold and even rainy, but that did not dampen the spirit of the people inside of the state Capitol, north wing building, especially the family members and church members of the speaker for the occasion.

January 21, 2015 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


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