Religion

LEARN 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...
Depart From Me
We live in strange times.  Significantly more people believe in heaven than in hell. That makes no sense to me.  If heaven exists, it stands to reason that hell exists...
“A Heart Problem”
It’s a heart problem, not a holster issue. The early-morning massacre in an Orlando gay nightclub on Sunday, June 12, killing 49 people, once again shows we have a major...
Jentry Hearn loves painting her cross with pink and lime green. Hebron Missionary Baptist Church Conquers All at VBS
The Hebron Missionary Baptist Church held their Vacation Bible School Friday, June 17 with the theme being “The Conquerors”. They had four age...


“Is there a Farm Family in the house?” Luckily there is!  2016 Arkansas County winner Scott Place graciously allows the children to each have a turn on the tractor! Alexis, Chloe-Belle Grantham, Kelsey Holzhauer, Sophia Whiting, Emma Everett, Amy Coulson, Jaden Wallace, Trent Place, Josh Haynes and Sydney Long can all say that they've been on a big John Deere, as if they hadn't already! Gillett VBS
The Gillett Community Vacation Bible School was held last week and sponsored Gillett United Methodist and St. Paul's Lutheran churches. The theme...


Grayson Riggins throwing the wet sponges at his opponents. First Baptist Church Submerged Themselves in God’s Word at VBS
The First Baptist Church held their VBS last week with the theme being “Submerged.” The children went on an adventure like no other, deep within...


LEARN 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...
Fathers, The Hour Has Come
  For centuries Christians and non-Christians alike were in perfect agreement about the importance of fathers to the well-being of families, neighborhoods, communities,...
The Christian Experience
I can remember 75 years ago, when I was sixteen, that many people understood that there was an experience that people had, that changed them from a life of sin and gave...
LEARN 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...
“Puppy Play”
Just when you thought you’d seen it all. Puppy play. Pictures of cuddly little puppies fetching a ball, toting one of your shoes across the floor or playing tug-of-war...
Christian Fellowship
  Church members have a lot of misconceptions about Christian fellowship and Christian unity.   The New Testament speaks much of being of one accord and being in unity. ...
Memorial Day Remembrances
The Civil War, our bloodiest war, gave birth to holidays honoring those who gave there all for their country. In 1868, the United States set aside May 30th to remember...
“Shaka, Shaka”
It basically means “to chill out” or “hang loose.” Such was the definition given to me for “Shaka, Shaka” when I visited Hawaii in 1989 on our way to our mission...
Proper Response to a Sermon
Firsts in the Scripture ought to capture our attention. We should pay close attention to those things occurring first in the Biblical record. Acts 2 records the first...