Help, Hope and Healing
July 7th, 2024
For about 11 years, our family lived in Harris County, GA.  During our time in Harris County, we experienced an F2 Tornado that made its path across Hamilton (the county seat) into Pine Mountain Valle...  Read More
Heavenly Graduation Ceremony
May 15th, 2024
What gets you excited spiritually? Do you anticipate the day that God calls you by name into your eternal rest. One of the most rewarding and encouraging scripture passages for faithful believers is:H...  Read More
Fishing, Farming and Crooked Sticks
April 10th, 2024
Hello Church family! Thank you for your prayers and encouragement as Nicole and I went to Georgia for my cousin Clint’s celebration of life service. He was just 43 years old. He leaves behind his brid...  Read More
Answered Prayers & The Lord’s Supper
March 23rd, 2024
Thank you for allowing us to take a few days off. We are grateful for a praying church family. I received many texts and emails that stated how you were praying while we were traveling. Let me share a...  Read More
It’s Not About Me
March 4th, 2024
It’s Not About MeThis past Sunday we finished our “It’s Not About Me,” sermon series. I attempted to give you some points of encouragement for your unfinished task of Evangelism. WE, the church, are c...  Read More
Merry Christmas or Merry Xmas?
December 14th, 2023
Merry Christmas or Merry Xmas?As we move forward in our Advent preparation and celebration, I want us to consider one our Christmas greetings: Merry Christmas.In the Greek language---Christ is Χριστ ὸ...  Read More
The Amazing, Saving Grace of the Lord
October 16th, 2023
Church Family,We are transitioning seasons here in the mountains. The mornings are colder and the afternoons are just right. We are blessed to host the Ladies Joy Gathering this weekend and we are pre...  Read More
God's Discipline Newsletter
August 15th, 2023
Church Family, I left a section of our outline from Sunday unfinished. I know that those unfinished blanks bother those of us who love to “fill in the blanks.” Within the context of the Shepherd’s res...  Read More
Is there any HOPE for America?
July 5th, 2023
Hello Church Family! I’m trusting you had a good and safe Independence Day.  I was reminded yesterday of the following  quote from Ronald Reagan.“Freedom is a fragile thing and is never more than one ...  Read More
Prayer Is Not the Only Thing, But It’s the Best Thing You Can Do
May 3rd, 2023
“The effective, fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much.” James 5:16bRaising kids in today’s culture is a challenge. In our parenting class on Sunday morning, we’ve been talking about how to int...  Read More
Holy Week Devotion
April 5th, 2023
The road from Jericho to Jerusalem is a treacherous road (bandits, robbers, twists and turns) that ascends about 3300 feet in elevation over a roughly 17 mile hike. It can take most of a day to walk/h...  Read More
Sharing your Personal Testimony
March 15th, 2023
John 9:23-24 (ESV)24 So for the second time they called the man who had been blind and said to him, “Give glory to God. We know that this man is a sinner.”25 He answered, “Whether he is a sinner I do ...  Read More