If we look at some of our state seals and judicial buildings, we see a figure of a woman with a set of scales, her eyes blinded. This symbol is supposed to remind us that justice is blind, balanced and equal. However, I want you to look at this in a different light. Let's look at the blinded woman as love.
The members of Friendship Baptist Church in Midway are excited about moving into their new sanctuary. They have been in the building phase for a few years, and the new church is almost finished and ready for occupancy.
Dr. Michael Guido, world-renowned evangelist whose ministry is based in Metter, passed away Saturday evening. He was 94.
One of the most well known scriptures we hear, read, and remember is John 3:16 and it says, "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever beliveth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
Rhema New Life Ministry in Allenhurst is attracting a lot of children. The church, which sits on 10 acres of land, has been established for one year.
Community Missionary Baptist Church celebrated Black History Month with "An Evening with History" on Feb. 1.
It's time to renew and refresh our beliefs, and Trinity Baptist Church is starting the year off right with a revival.
The Georgia Southeast District Conference 2009,Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship, will have services at 7 nightly Feb. 4-6, at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 1370 Shaw Road, Hinesville.
Mt. Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church has been around for a long time - it's approximately 118 years old.
We heard it, we've seen it, we've called for it, voted for it, and some have accepted it. The "It" I'm talking about is change. This week started with some historic and powerful events. On Tuesday, we heard our new president say, "Change has come to America." This is an exciting and powerful statement.
In the New Testament, the Apostle Paul writes these words in I Corinthians 16:13-14: "Be watchful, stand in your faith, be courageous, be strong. Let all that you do be done in love."
As a minister of the gospel, the Rev. Luke Lawhon loves to tell people the good news about Jesus Christ.
The year 2009 is a special time for the Bethesda Church family. Located in the midst of a thriving military community, Bethesda serves the combined communities of Hinesville and Fort Stewart.
Dr. Michael Guido, renowned evangelist whose Metter-based ministry has reached international venues, remained hospitalized Friday in serious condition.
It was hailed as a celebration of service program for a man who had given unselfishly of his time and service.
I think that since history began, mankind has used numbers on a regular basis.
You may have noticed this - the "holiday season" is here.
Thanksgiving Day is approaching fast. At this time of year, many stop and take stock of all that they should be thankful.
They came to simply say, "Thank you."
"Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might." - Ephesians 6:10
In Matthew's gospel, we find a story about John the Baptist coming on the scene as a New Testament prophet proclaiming the coming of the Christ. He was baptizing those who wanted to be identified with the new coming kingdom later called Christianity.
We are in the middle of home improvement projects at our house. We have added a new room and are replacing the flooring and painting in others. Right now, the place is a mess.
We continue our thoughts on the poem of Joseph M. Scriven. His poem that later was put to music serves to encourage all who seek to follow God.
Each Nov. 11, we give our men and women of the military a special salute and shout-out.
On His journey through Galilee, Christ tried to prepare the minds of His disciples for the scenes before Him.
James 5:16 tells us to "confess your faults one with another." There are several benefits in doing this.
Last week, I went to visit my son. He is greatly improving in so many ways, though he remains in a wheelchair.
Joseph M. Scriven (1819-96), who wrote the poem "What a Friend We Have in Jesus," was no stranger to trials and sadness.
"The church has many critiques but no revivals." This anonymous quote was an opening of careful reflection for me.
A few years ago there was a popular song called, "All You Need is Love." I agree that real love is needed and it's nice to be on the receiving end, but the thing most needed is hope.