Ordinary name, but an extraordinary character

Ordinary name, but an extraordinary character

Some people own their name in a way that defies all others. For example, when you read “Elvis” on this page, mostly likely your mind goes ...

December 9th, 2016 |  


CHURCH CALENDAR

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Dec. 10— True Vine Holiness Church, located at 1503 Harrelson Road in Clarkton, will host a Christmas concert and dinner at 4 p.m. The special g...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Sometimes it’s best to just say ‘show me’

Sometimes it’s best to just say ‘show me’

Sometimes the only way to prove yourself is to persevere. This applies across the range of experience. If you are young and you want others to listen ...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


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CHURCH CALENDAR

Dec. 2— Trinity United Methodist Church, located on N.C. 53 in Kelly, will host “The Sounds of Christmas” at 7 p.m. For information,...

December 1st, 2016 |  


If we allow it, we can be transformed

If we allow it, we can be transformed

Numbers are important in the Bible, and not just the 66 distinct books with 1,189 individual chapters containing 31,102 verses. I’m talking symb...

November 25th, 2016 |  


True gratitude is in your attitude

True gratitude is in your attitude

In the churches I grew up in we sometimes had these special meetings called “Testimony Services.” There wouldn’t be the usual songs ...

November 18th, 2016 |  


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CHURCH CALENDAR

Nov. 19— The Baldwin Branch Missionary Baptist Church clothes closet will be open from 8 to 11 a.m. Their food pantry, “From His Table to ...

November 17th, 2016 |  


Don’t forget to work out your faith

Don’t forget to work out your faith

I have three teenage sons who between them play every sport from football and basketball to tennis and baseball. Over the course of a year we have may...

November 11th, 2016 |  


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CHURCH CALENDAR

Nov. 13— The Usher Board of Mt. Olive A.M.E. Zion Church, 32 Mt. Olive Road, Elizabethtown, NC will be celebrating its anniversary at 3 p.m. Eve...

November 10th, 2016 |  


I can’t vote for him, won’t vote for her

I can’t vote for him, won’t vote for her

I have never made a political endorsement, not in the conventional sense. This is because Christendom has committed a great many sins in its insatiabl...

November 4th, 2016 |