Religion

A Thought
“Count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience.  But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be...
A Bride for Isaac and a Bride for Christ
Genesis 24: 4-6 Abraham had called on his eldest servant and he gave him orders to go find a wife for his son Isaac. The servant was told, go into my country and find a...
“What Is Truth?”
That’s the question Pilate asked at Jesus’ in response to His answer at the hastily thrown-together kangaroo court trial (John 18:38a). Most likely, it was a rhetorical...
Let No One Deceive You
  Ephesians 5:1-6 is a sobering passage, “Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children; 2 and walk in love, just as Christ also loved you and gave Himself up for us,...
A Thought
“The angel answered Mary, ‘The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Highest will overshadow you; therefore, also that Holy One who is to be born will be...
“On Preaching the Word”
48 years. That’s a long time. Or so it seems at times. But, when looked at in the big scheme of things, it’s hardly a blip on the radar screen of history. Even so,...
Holzhauer Host Bible Study
UCA sophomore, Maggie Holzhauer, held a prayer journal session on August 11 at Gillett United Methodist Church. The young ladies attending were...


A Thought
“When you have had children and children’s children, and become complacent in the land … you will not live long on the land but will be utterly destroyed … You shall love...
Will Man Live Without God?
Will a man live without God? Yes, many are doing so, while supposing they are their own man. They live daily thinking they have made their own way, and enjoying the...
“2017?”
Will next year be ‘the’ year? 2017. Recently, NBC news aired a special segment on the development and escalating use of radio-frequency identification devices (RFID) by...
Death Before Sin
The first great principle of Bible study is a reliance on the Holy Spirit to guide you.  There are other important principles.  One is to let Scripture interpret Scripture...
A Thought
“By faith Moses forsook Egypt, not fearing the wrath of the king; for he endured as seeing the One who is invisible.”  Letter to the Hebrews 11:27 NKJV   St. Augustine...
LEARNING THE WORD OF GOD
Some of us hear the minister or pastor read it on Sunday morning, some of us read it for ourselves, and some of us never read it. What am I talking about? It’s the word of...
“The Right Moral Choice”
It’s really about the issues, not the individuals. The Election. Without a doubt, the upcoming Presidential election on November 8 will be one of the most important ever...
First Baptist Church Hosts Second Annual Back to School Bash
The First Baptist Church of DeWitt hosted their Second Annual Back to School Bash on Sunday, August 7th, from 4:00-6:00 p.m. According to Heather...