The heart is your emotional, moral and spiritual center

The heart is your emotional, moral and spiritual center

Here is a personal exercise for you, an experiment of sorts that will reveal more about how impressionable you are than maybe you wish to know. It onl...

February 24th, 2017 |  


CHURCH CALENDAR

CHURCH CALENDAR

Feb. 25—The Baldwin Branch Missionary Baptist Church clothes closet will be open from 8 to 11 a.m. ​The food pantry, “From His Table...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


The ‘Nones’ quickly becoming the ‘Dones’

The ‘Nones’ quickly becoming the ‘Dones’

A new religious group of Americans has emerged in recent years. It is called the “Nones,” not to be confused with habit-wearing “nun...

February 17th, 2017 |  


CHURCH CALENDAR

CHURCH CALENDAR

Feb. 19— Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Council will have its annual Black History program at 3:30 p.m. There will be different speake...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Lay a foundation, drive a few nails, stack the bricks and stone

Lay a foundation, drive a few nails, stack the bricks and stone

It was Eugene Peterson, translator of the popular “Message” paraphrase of the Bible, who introduced me to a man named Rick Bass. Rick is a...

February 10th, 2017 |  


CHURCH CALENDAR

CHURCH CALENDAR

Feb. 11— You are cordially invited to join Hickory Grove Baptist Church for its annual Community Barbeque from 5:30to 7:30 p.m. We will be servi...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Revival services planned at Victory Baptist Church

WHITEVILLE — Evangelist Jeremy Frazor and his team will conduct special services at the Victory Baptist Church in Whiteville on Feb. 19-23.A spe...

February 5th, 2017 |  


For some folks, football is a religion

For some folks, football is a religion

I am a peace-loving man, and I would stop all the horrific violence of this world if I could, except for one necessary hostility: Football. It is a ga...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Rather than being against something, be for something

Rather than being against something, be for something

More and more I’m finding I would rather be “for” something instead of “against” something. I’ve spent a good port...

January 27th, 2017 |  


Church to host special sing

The United Voices of Baldwin Branch and the Baldwin Branch Male Choir will sing at White Oak Baptist Church, Hwy. 53, White Oak, NC (beside the old WO...

January 26th, 2017 |