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Eastside Baptist Church Hosts Vacation Bible School
Photos by Michael Snyder   The Eastside Baptist Church hosted their Vacation Bible School, We Believe July 6th through July 9th. The kids enjoyed...


William Woods Weekly Sermon
    By William Wood The Reformation, By Martin Luther   The Pope of Rome has planed a visit to the U.S. in September. As a student of the Bible for many years, this...
Pilgrim Reflections
By Tom Smith P.C. or J.C.? (Third in Three-Week Series on True Freedom and Forgiveness)   P.C. Nowadays we know those two letters can mean personal computer. Or, they...
A Thought
By Michael P. Daniel I am the true vine, and My Father is the vinedresser. Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit He takes away, and every branch that bears fruit He...
Victory Over Temptation
Pastor Steve Ellison I am not sure that I am ready to declare that temptation to evil is good but it is certainly clear that it is often used by God for good. Immediately...
A Thought
  By Michael P. Daniel Its always the same thing. One guy says, Gods not dead (and yes, this is also a movie title), and suddenly the flood gates burst open with...
Pilgrim Reflections
By Tom Smith Sins of the Fathers (First in Three-Week Series on True Freedom and Forgiveness) Hold on to your seats. Its going to get worse. It would seem that the...
Fatherhood
Pastor Steve Ellison God has given much authority, and even more responsibility to fathers. Social workers study extensively and consistently report that good fathering is...
A Thought
By Michael P. Daniel When you come to serve The Lord, prepare yourself for testing. Set your heart right and be steadfast, and do not be impetuous in time of calamity....
6-25-15 Woods Weekly Sermon
    By William Wood   I recently heard President Obama speak concerning the terrible church shooting, where nine people were killed. One statement he made really caught...
Pilgrim Reflections
By Tom Smith When Evil Reigns He didnt go there to pray; he went there to prey. Such were the intentions of 21-year-old Dylann Roof last week when he entered the Emanuel...
My Kind of Judge
Pastor Steve Ellison When it comes to religious matters these days, there is a lot of talk about judging. First of all no one likes to be called to account. Also, much of...
Woods Weekly Sermon
    By William Wood   The Season of Great Distress is Upon Us   Our nation and the world are now in a season of distress, but it has not yet reached its full...
Pilgrim Reflections
By Tom Smith Father Knows Best Ours would be a better world if this was always the case. Having grown up in the late 50s and 60s, I was exposed to many television...
William Woods Weekly Sermon
    By William Wood   All Men Are Born Lost   This sermon will be met with a decidedly mixed reception. Some of our readers will be turned off when they read the...