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Let the Lord help you be genuine

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.

November 12, 2013 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


All improvements can be through Christ

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.

November 12, 2013 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


What a friend we have in Jesus (part 2)

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.

November 12, 2013 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


Take time to honor our veterans

Each Nov. 11, we give our men and women of the military a special salute and shout-out.

November 11, 2013 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Jesus lets us know who is greatest

On His journey through Galilee, Christ tried to prepare the minds of His disciples for the scenes before Him.

November 11, 2013 | By Pastor Bernard Harper Columnist | Faith


Unburden yourself by confessing faults

James 5:16 tells us to "confess your faults one with another." There are several benefits in doing this.

November 07, 2013 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


Admit sin to be right with God

Last week, I went to visit my son. He is greatly improving in so many ways, though he remains in a wheelchair.

November 07, 2013 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


What a friend Christians have in Jesus

Joseph M. Scriven (1819-96), who wrote the poem "What a Friend We Have in Jesus," was no stranger to trials and sadness.

November 07, 2013 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


Does the church need revival?

"The church has many critiques but no revivals." This anonymous quote was an opening of careful reflection for me.

November 06, 2013 | By Pastor Kathleen Ayala Columnist | Faith


Hope is the one thing we really need

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.

October 29, 2013 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


Words have more power than you think

There are so many ways one can misuse the tongue. Cursing, tale bearing, gossip, boasting and lying are just a few ways that words can be misused. Cursing in our day seems to have become a way of life for so many. It is as if some people could not talk unless they used a curse word in their speech.

October 29, 2013 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


God's word works if you work it

"So shall my word be that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it." - Isaiah 55:11

October 28, 2013 | By Pastor Robert Norwood Columnist | Faith


Be an advertisement for Godly living

Recently, my wife and I went on a short trip to the mountains. We happened to be there over a Sunday, so we went to a church close to the motel.

October 22, 2013 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


The Lord will be with you while you wait

When I was young, my mother read to me often. As I grew, the books were placed in my hands so that I could read them.

October 22, 2013 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


Are you following commands of men or God?

The book of Acts tells how the people in the first century obeyed the Gospel.

October 22, 2013 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


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Trust in the consistency of God

This time of year, we see temperatures fluctuating quite a bit.

February 25, 2014 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


Continue to grow in your Christian life

Go into any bookstore and ask to be directed to the "self-help aisle," and you will find yourself surrounded by books entitled "(Fill-in-the-blank) for Dummies."

February 25, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


His plan is best course to follow

When it comes to man's salvation, God has the only plan that will work.

February 25, 2014 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


Farmer's love of a pig

There was a farmer who had a pig. He loved this pig and decided to give the pig a better life.

February 24, 2014 | By Pastor Kathleen Ayala Columnist | Faith


Sewing, reaping for a better world

In Galatians 6:7 is found one of the key principles in Scripture - that of sowing and reaping.

February 18, 2014 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


Depend on God's grace

When I wrote this, early in the week, the forecast was, once again, winter weather.

February 18, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


God's love should always be on our mind

Every February, love becomes the topic for a few weeks. There is nothing wrong with that idea, though it should be the topic of discussion all the time.

February 18, 2014 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


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