On July 16 of this year, two Chattanooga military locations were attacked by a lone gunman named Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez. Five American service men along with were gunned down during the attack. Also Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez was also...Read moreRead more
A few years ago, I was working at a location near a great running trail. It wrapped around a local high school then went on into some scenic fields. On one side of the raised trail was a creek and on the other side was a large pond. I ran there...Read moreRead more
Somebody's Watching You
I found this precious gem of Dr. Ed Ballew’s the preaching today! What a blessing this evangelist was and still is by the audio recordings that are left behind. I was so thankful, unlike many other men of God of the previous generation, I...Read moreRead more
God moves in a mysterious way His wonders to perform; He plants His footsteps in the sea And rides upon the storm. Judge not the Lord by feeble sense, But trust Him for His grace; Behind a frowning providence He hides a smiling face.
Bumper Sticker Frustration: Four Reasons I am not a “COEXIST”er I got this question from a preacher friend the other day: Brother, I was talking to someone at church last night about the coexist bumper sticker. I was planning to use...Read moreRead more
…Blessed Lord Jesus, at thy cross
may I be taught the awful miseries from which I am saved,
ponder what the word ‘lost’ implies,
see the fires of eternal destruction;
Then may I cling more closely to thy broken self,
adhere to thee with firmer faith,
be devoted to thee with total being,
detest sin as strongly as thy love to me is strong,
And may holiness be the atmosphere in which I live.
Valley of Vision
O Lord, ….Return again with showers of converting grace to a poor gospel-abusing sinner. Help my soul to breathe after holiness, after a constant devotedness to thee, after growth in grace more abundantly every day.
Valley of Vision
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. said it best nearly 50 years ago when he said, “We must face the sad fact that at the eleven o’ clock hour on Sunday morning when we stand to sing, we stand in the most segregated hour in America.” The unfortunate...Read moreRead more
Okay, Okay! Stop me if you heard this one! Two ten-year-old’s were sitting at an elementary school lunch table when one asks the other… It really does sound like a joke doesn’t it. But it’s not. As a matter of fact, God...Read moreRead more
Dr. Robert G. Lee wrote what is called a church death notice: Sister Old Time Prayer Meeting died recently at the First Neglected Church on Worldly Avenue. Born many years ago in the midst of revival fires, she was a Strong healthy child, fed...Read moreRead more