Allen’s Offerings It Could Happen in a Moment By Allen Buchanan Mitchell County As I write this article, outside a fresh blanket of snow is covering the ground. The snow is still falling since before midnight and other than the howling of the wind ripping across the top of my house all is quiet. Snow seems to always quieten things down. Especially if the temperature falls drastically and our roads become slippery. For those of you who don’t like snow, I wonder what it takes for you to slow down, take a deep breath and rest. Periods of quietness is good for the...Read More
Month: April 2018
Mine Creek Baptist Church My two cents worth By Preacher Chris Rathbone Mitchell County The CDC reports that excessive alcohol use led to approximately 88,000 deaths and 2.5 million years of potential life lost each year in the US from 2006-2010. Also, the CDC reported that 10,265 people died in alcohol-impaired driving crashes in 2015, accounting for nearly 1/3 (29%) of all traffic-related deaths in the US. Of the 1,132 traffic related deaths among children ages 0-14 years in 2015, 209 (16%) involved an alcohol-impaired driver. According to the CDC everyday 28 people die in the US in motor...Read More
Marlene’s Meditations Legacy by Marlene Houk Burke County Romans 15:4 For whatsoever things were written aforetime were written for our learning, that we through patience and comfort of the scriptures might have hope. I remember my mom’s potato salad, rich and creamy with a mound of such bright yellow covering that it yelled, “Come and get it!” A rare dish, apparently unknown to Southern Living Magazine and internet recipes, it resides within my heart, a sweet legacy of Georgian comfort. What was the secret of that golden topping? She mashed a hard-boiled egg yolk through a wire mesh strainer...Read More
Snow Hill Baptist Church No Regrets Fam ily Ministry–“Come see The Place” By Pastor Dean Honeycutt Mitchell County Miss Miler gave each of nineteen students in her second-grade class a large plastic egg and instructed them to bring something back in it that represented life. The next day the kids were excited to show the things in their eggs. However young Jeremy brought an empty Easter egg. Other children brought numerous things that represented life like butterfly, flower, and a bug. When Jeremy opened his egg the other kids laughed. His teacher with a bit of disgust in her...Read More
History of the National Day of Prayer 1952: On April 17 a bill initiated by Mr. Conrad Hilton of Hilton Hotels and Senator Frank Carlson of Kansas was passed (Public Law 82-324) that the President of the United States was to set aside an appropriate day each year, other than Sunday, as a National Day of Prayer. 1974: The National Prayer Committee begins as a subcommittee on prayer at the International Congress on World Evangelization held in Lausanne, Switzerland in 1974. Out of the Lausanne gathering came the U.S. Lausanne Committee, now Mission America, and America’s National Prayer Committee. ...Read More
- It Could Happen In a Moment by Allen Buchanan focuses on the End Times!
- My Two Cents Worth by Preacher Chris Rathbone hits hard!!
- Legacy by Marlene Houk makes us wonder what our own legacy will be??
- Come See the Place by Pastor Dean Honeycutt Jesus Is Alive!!
- National Day of Prayer: Be sure to go out
Tomorrow is forecast to be Cooler than today.
Thursday 04/26 60%
High 68° / Low 47°
Chance of Rain
Showers possible. Lows overnight in the upper 40s.
Friday 04/27 20%
High 64° / Low 45°
Considerable clouds early. Some decrease in clouds later in the day. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 64F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday 04/28 20%
High 65° / Low 36°
Sunshine and clouds mixed. Slight chance of a rain shower. High around 65F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.