High Country Prison Ministry Do You Know What I Know? By Jody Griffin Mitchell and Yancey Counties And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free. (John 8:32) Christmas is coming soon. Families are making plans for gifts and food and celebrations. But not all families are able to get excited about the Holiday season. Some are suffering. Some are crying. Some are wrestling with questions like, “Why isn’t Daddy here with us?” or “When will Mommy be home?” While it is sadly true that many children of incarcerated parents may be struggling with the...Read More
Month: December 2017
Christian Action League of NC Getting Rid of the National Anthem Won’t Improve Race Relations By Dr. Mark Creech First, athletes across the country took a knee during the national anthem to protest the mistreatment of minorities in America. For most, the action was deemed an improper venue for making their statement, and highly disrespectful to the nation’s flag which is a symbol of the patriotic ideals and spiritual qualities of its citizens. Now the California chapter of the NAACP is advocating we discard the national anthem because it’s allegedly racist. The organization’s president Alice Huffman says, “The song...Read More
Morganton Baptist Church An Amazing Gift Pastor Dan Qurollo Burke County This time of year often brings a variety of emotions. For those who have lost loved ones or experienced separation, this season is a painful reminder of things they used to enjoy but are suddenly no longer able to enjoy. For, far too many, this season is dreaded because of the stress that it all entails. Others seem totally unaffected by it, while children often find themselves battling anticipation of finally being able to open their gifts. Sadly, many Christians have lost the wonder of this time of...Read More
The Inspiring Word Good Will Pastor Terry Cheek Th.D. McDowell County I find myself struggling to write this month. So much has happened. We have experienced mass shootings, sexual immorality, unheard of distractions and frustrations. How do I write about the spirit of Christmas? How do you find the encouragement to read about Christmas? I found the answer in the series I began two months ago, HOPE! I find the strength to write, preach, teach and even worship in HOPE through Jesus Christ. From Luke’s gospel in chapter two we read about the birth of Christ. Before the incarnate...Read More
- Look to Jesus in the New Year by Rick and Cindy Mercer. It is a God Prospective.
- Inherited Capital by Dr. Mark Creech looks at the Prodigal Son in a whole new light.
- Plumtree Team in Uganda by Pastor Ryan Bridgeo
- Upside Down In the Apple Tree by Barbara Harrell sees life back then through a child’s eyes
- A New Beginning by Jacob Willis is exactly that–A New Beginning!
- 2:55 PM EST on January 22, 2018
- 6:00 AM EST on January 23, 2018
Tomorrow is forecast to be Much Cooler than today.
Monday 01/22 100%
High 62° / Low 41°
Showers and thunderstorms. Lows overnight in the low 40s.
Tuesday 01/23 10%
High 45° / Low 26°
Sunny skies. High around 45F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
Wednesday 01/24 10%
High 40° / Low 23°
Partly cloudy skies. High near 40F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph.