Religion

Eternal Life Is Given To All Who Come To Christ
There never was a person who came to Jesus for eternal life, for spiritual life, who did not receive it. And it was revealed to him that he had it soon after he believed....
“From Sea to Shining Sea”
Call me old-fashioned or “old school” if you want. But, I still get goosebumps when the “Star Spangled Banner” is played and tears when I hear taps and a 21-gun salute at...
Our Day In Court
There is an old Jewish saying, “Two men argued over a cow.  One pulled on its head and one pulled on its tale, while it was being milked by a lawyer.”   We have an epidemic...
GUMC Confirmation
The Gillett United Methodist Church confirmed four youth during morning worship Sunday, June 9.  Seventh graders Josh Haynes, Anna Rose Lowe,...

Avoiding Calamities
In Proverbs 24:21-22, God presents a question that is hard on most of us and particularly hard on me.  “Fear the Lord and the king, my son, and do not join with the...
Ants, Mice, and Little Proud Roosters
There was an ant hill close to a railroad track, and the great freight train regularly shook the ground as it passed by, disturbing the ant colony. One of their leaders...
“Pilgrim Reflections”
“When the Old Becomes New” Just call me old-fashioned or “old school.” Yep, those are probably terms that better fit me in these days of “bigger and better,” faster...
An Appointment We Will All Keep
Dear reader, have you ever wondered why we are here on this Earth, living in these flesh bodies. Perhaps you can come up with several reasons that we are here, but I want...
A Father’s Day Pledge
  As Father’s Day approaches, I hope that you are making plans to attend church with your father.  I also hope you are spending some time thinking about fathers and your...
God Teaches His Word By Types
God loves to teach His Holy Word by types. A type is a happening in the natural Realm that when understood, reveals a spiritual truth. One reason that God uses types is...
Excellent Things of Counsels and Knowledge
  In Proverbs 22:20-21, God asks, “Have I not written to you excellent things of counsels and knowledge,  To make you know the certainty of the words of truth, That you...
Who Can Say This?
  Asking questions is a very good way to coax your pupil into examining himself.   The Lord, throughout His Holy Word, has asked some outstanding questions.  He is the...
“Pilgrim Reflections”
“His Incomparable, Indescribable Peace” It’s not the absence of problems; it’s His Presence within. True Peace. Through the years God has allowed me to travel to many...
God’s View of Mothers
  As I write this, four days before Mother’s Day, I am praying that you are making plans to attend a Bible-believing, Christ-exalting church with your mother.  I also hope...
God’s Qualifications For The Ministry
In the early days of the church, all that did the work of ministry and serving the Lord had to be full of the Holy Ghost. The greatest qualification is the new birth, which...