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The end of an era

All good things eventually come to an end. While no longer serving as pastor of one church, he is still pastoring and serving the Lord.

February 21, 2008 | Edith Anderson Contributing Writer | Faith


One man can make a difference

Key Scripture: Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he. (Prov 29:18 KJV)

February 21, 2008 | Rev. Katrina Deason Contributing Writer | Faith


Does our version of Jesus exist?

Men often weigh their experiences, opinions, family history and views filtered through the words of friends and influences to arrive at an identity of Jesus. Learning Jesus through an honest study of scripture will be more productive.

February 21, 2008 | Richard Mansel Contributing Writer | Faith


What do you do when the clouds come?

Clouds come into our lives in many ways. Last Tuesday they arrived with dark, cold overcast skies and icy rain, causing spirits to sink.

February 21, 2008 | Fr. Will Carter Contributing Writer | Faith


Preparing for Lent

Lent, the 40 days before Easter, begins on Ash Wednesday, which is this week.

February 21, 2008 | Edith Anderson Contributing Writer | Faith


New beginning at Gum Branch Baptist

Gum Branch Baptist Church is experiencing great things. A new pastor is at the helm and construction of a new sanctuary is under way.

February 21, 2008 | Edith Anderson Contributing Writer | Faith


What my church, pastor mean to me

Established in 1934, the Midway United Methodist Church in Midway is a rapidly growing church. It is an exciting time for members and growth is evidence.

January 29, 2008 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Hard work is key to success

At the beginning of each new year, someone says: "Last year just flew by." In reality, each year takes roughly the same amount of time to pass.

January 29, 2008 | By Dr. Timothy Byler Columnist | Faith


Riles is The Happy Preacher

"I am the voice of your choice, the first thing in the morning and the last one at night. The host with the most. The hardest working, longest working gospel announcer in all of gospeldom. I am your friend and servant. I am The Happy Preacher."

January 22, 2008 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


For the community's good

On behalf of the United Ministerial Alliance of Liberty County, we wish you a merry Christmas (celebration of Christ) and happy New Year.

January 22, 2008 | By Minister D.S. Andrews Columnist | Faith


It is time for a change

The year 2008 is a new year and eight represents a new beginning.

January 15, 2008 | By Minister D.S. Andrews Columnist | Faith


At the end of the day

Today, we prepare to come to the end of yet another year - a year filled with many tragedies and blessings.

January 15, 2008 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


That's what C*****mas means to me

Do you find the title appalling or maybe even offensive? This holiday has taken quite a beating over the last few years. But this year, my senses seem to be heightened to its plight.

January 07, 2008 | By Dr. Timothy Byler Columnist | Faith


Be a blessing to others

"And when they had come unto the house, they saw the young Child with Mary His mother, and fell down and worshiped Him. And when they had opened their treasures, they presented gifts to Him: gold, frankincense and myrrh" (Matthew 2:11 - NKJV).

January 07, 2008 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Introducing Church of Praise and Deliverance

The name "Judah" immediately grabs your attention. One might ask why a pastor would name the church "Judah." "Because we love to praise God," said Pastor Melvin Elliott." The name Judah means, "praise." Of the 12 tribes of Israel, Jesus was from the tribe of Judah.

January 01, 2008 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


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Share your burdens with the Lord

They are having snow up north.

November 21, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


You have to choose for yourself -- part 1

Most religious people believe that God loves everyone and wants all to be saved. Yet some fail to understand that he created man to have his own will so he can determine what to do or not do.

November 20, 2014 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


Live Oak will take service to the streets

It certainly will not be church as usual.

November 18, 2014 | By Edith Anderson Correspondent | Faith


Continue to trust in God, fight for faith

In our recent election between the Democrats and Republicans, the Republicans seized control over the Senate by winning an additional seven seats.

November 17, 2014 | By Pastor Dr. Larry S. Murray | Faith


God creates the wonder in everything

I have a new computer. It is a laptop and literally is the size of the leather binder I carry in my book satchel. It is only a pound or so in weight.

November 14, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


Chose God over things of this world

When Elijah the prophet called for Ahab to gather all Israel to Mount Carmel, he started his address with the following words: "How long halt ye between two opinions? If the Lord be God, follow him. But if Baal, then follow him" (1 Kings 18:21).

November 13, 2014 | By Minister Riley Nelson Richmond Hill Church of Christ | Faith


Count your blessings, thank the Lord

When I was growing up in the church, we used to quite often sing a song called, "Count Your Blessings." It goes something like this: "Count your blessings, name them one by one; Count your blessings, see what God hath done."

November 13, 2014 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


God may be looking for some Abrahams

One definition of legacy is something transmitted by or received from an ancestor or predecessor or from the past, according to Webster's Dictionary.

November 12, 2014 | Pastor Tommie Crutchfield Columnist | Faith


Live life with a pure heart

We live in a world that is fueled by agendas. Man, by nature, tends to look out for himself. Occasionally, (it is one of the rarest occurrences) you come across a person who's only true agenda is the success and betterment of those to whom he or she is related. There is a person who is never quite understood. There is a person who is often rejected on the basis of trust. A pure heart often leads the bearer to be alone, even among thousands.

November 03, 2014 | By Pastor Dr. Tim Byler Columnist | Faith


Our unchanging God will be faithful

It just amazes me how the stock market operates. It changes at the drop of a hat. Investors react both positively and negatively when a particular news story breaks.

November 01, 2014 | By Pastor Steve Lane New Beginnings Community Church | Faith


Let God help you handle the sin in your life

As I write this column, I am sitting in the waiting room of a car dealer. My wife's car was recalled, and the work is being done to fix the issue.

October 31, 2014 | By Pastor Brad Butler First Baptist Church, Pembroke | Faith


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