Results of Being Filled With the Holy Spirit

(Author unknown) I. Holy Spirit Is Every Christian Birthright (Acts 2:16-18, 38, 39; Galatians 3:13, 14) II. Holy Spirit Is Every Christian Need (John 16:13)He is your teacher, comforter, prayer helper, guide. III. Holy Spirit — Every Christian Responsibility (Ephesians 5:18) IV. Why Are We Not Filled With Spirit?1) Ignorance (Acts 19:2)2) Indifference3) Just plain […]

"If your riches are yours, why don't you take them with you to the other world?" - Benjamin Franklin


"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men. Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers. Pray for powers equal to your tasks." - Phillips Brooks


"If every persona in the world had adequate food, housing, income; if all men were equal; if every possible social evil and injustice were done away with, men would still need one thing: Christ!" - J. W. Hyde


Cell Phones

from Pew Research Center 83% of American adults (18 years and older) own cell phones. 73% of adult cell phone owners send and receive text messages. 31% of adult cell phone owners prefer texts to talking. 53% of adult cell phone owners prefer a voice call. 109.5 average number of text messages adults ages 18-24 […]

Resilient Ministry

What Pastors Told Us About Surviving and Thriving – Bob Burns, Tasha Chapman, and Donald C. Guthrie. InterVarsity Press. Every year hundreds of pastors and ministry leaders leave the vocational ministry they thought they had been called to for a lifetime. Why? What does it take for ministry leaders to remain in fruitful ministry for […]

Faith Has Its Reasons

Integrative Approaches to Defending the Christian Faith – Kenneth D. Boa and Robert M. Bowman, Jr. InterVarsity Press. “A comprehensive and thorough text on apologetics, this book is a study of four different models of how apologietics should be done, an assessment of their strengths and weaknesses, and a proposal for integrating the best insights […]

The Loud Volume of Quiet Faithfulness

Written by: Bill Elliff I have always said to my kids that a lack of integrity always manifests itself. If a man’s character is dishonest, cutting corners, cheating, lying, etc. it will always come out. All you need do is read the papers and you will see the daily evidence of this maxim. But the […]

This Place Called Home

Albany, Georgia, is known for many things. At times, those have been good and positive. At other times, we’ve been in the spotlight because of the negative. On the positive, we are home to a great Marine Corps Logistics Base. We are home to several major companies. We are the home of Patti LaBelle, Ray […]

His Wonderful Gifts

Read John 17 This high-priority prayer of the Lord Jesus is full of spiritual meat for your soul! To think that the Holy Spirit would record this conversation between the Father and the Son! But note, among other things, the three gifts Christ has left with us. First, He has given us eternal life (v. […]