Author: Barbara Harrell

Life: We Should Choose It! By Dr. Mark Creech A heart-wrenching story about why we should choose life even in dire circumstances.

Christian Action League of NC Life: We Should Choose It By Dr. Mark Creech Tom Carr, an educator from Hillsborough, North Carolina, who now serves on the Orange County Board of Education, wrote a little book published in 1998, titled, Morning Messages: 36 Stories to Motivate and Inspire Young People. One story Carr records is about Shawn Hessee, a high school senior at the time of the book’s writing. Carr says that he called upon Shawn to speak to a group of graduating fifth graders. “Shawn Hessee is a remarkable young man who has won numerous awards and honors,”...

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Be My Valentine By: Allen Buchanan, A story of true love that has gone the distance

My Valentine By Allen Buchanan Mitchell County June 1972 was my first summer living in the Lily Branch Community of Mitchell County. Eight months earlier my dad had accepted the call to Pastor Lily Branch Baptist Church. It was Saturday afternoon at the parsonage and I was in my bedroom after taking a bath. This particular weekend was Decoration at Lily Branch. The cemetery across the road was filled with families placing flowers on grave sites as memorials. Old friends were reminiscing about days gone by. New friendships were forming. Little did I know my life was about to change. The church...

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Celebrate Recovery Update By Bruce Cannon

Celebrate Recovery Continues at Bear Creek Baptist Church each Thursday night at 7:00pm. Healing is taking place in families and support is being given to those seeking to recover from drug and alcohol addiction. If you would like more information call Josh Wise at 828-385-0061 or Pastor Bruce Cannon at 910-876-2109.

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2:55 PM EST on January 22, 2018
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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%
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Sunny skies. High around 45F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.
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