Museum of the Bible Attendance ‘above expectations’ By Michael Foust WASHINGTON, D.C — Each day, Cary Summers roams the eight floors of the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., talking to visitors and discovering what they like best about the massive new facility. And most don’t even know he’s the museum’s president. Summers had retired from president and CEO of Herschend Family Entertainment/Silver Dollar City Corporation but agreed in 2010 to help get the Museum of the Bible off the ground because of its unique eternal focus. Advice from the late Bill Bright has served him...Read More
Author: Barbara Harrell
Allen’s Offerings Armed with God’s Word By Allen Buchanan Mitchell County After drinking his Coca-Cola, the pilot decided to toss the empty glass bottle out the window of his small airplane as he flew over the desert of Africa. Little did he know that on the earth’s floor below, the bottle would make such an impact. Fortunately, the bottle had not crashed down on anyone’s head. Instead, it hit the ground hard and didn’t shatter. One of the local tribesmen happened to see it just about the time it hit the ground. He didn’t have a clue as to...Read More
Small Town Life by Claudia Bailey Honeycutt is a picture in words of the wonders of small town living.
Small Town Life By Claudia Bailey Honeycutt Mitchell County There are days I love small town life. Today is one. Baby K and I met some of our dear friends for lunch. Love them so much. I wanted to encourage them, as they are heading to Duke to begin treatments. Of course, it didn’t work out that way. They spent an hour encouraging me and talking about the goodness of God. We went to DT’s. What an awesome place to have in town, where people just meet each other. For coffee, or food, or work, or prayer, or company...Read More
Morganton Seventh-Day Adventist Church Unshakable Faith By Rick and Cindy Mercer Burke County Have you ever been tested and tried for your faith? Has your allegiance to Christ ever been challenged? If you are like most people, our “trials” to defend our faith position has been limited and certainly has not caused us to face severe ridicule, imprisonment or even death. But we have certainly read the multiple stories of those who have died a martyr’s death. And it seems that every time these stories resurface the question remains, “Is my faith that strong?” Other thoughts come quickly to...Read More
Berry Chapel Baptist Church Getting Out of the Valley By Pastor Steve Williams Mitchell County Many people feel their life is hopeless. They don’t understand why certain things have happened in their life. They can’t see how in the world they are going to make it through. But my Bible guarantees me that my God will set the course of the playing field straight, even though I don’t understand. Isaiah 45:2 I will go before thee, and make the crooked places straight: I will break in pieces the gates of brass, and cut in sunder the bars of iron:...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
Today is forecast to be Much Cooler than yesterday. Afternoon rain developing.
Thursday 04/26 100%
High 62° / Low 47°
Cloudy skies with periods of rain this afternoon. Thunder possible. High near 55F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 100%.
Friday 04/27 20%
High 65° / Low 45°
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. Slight chance of a rain shower. High around 65F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday 04/28 20%
High 65° / Low 36°
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a rain shower. High near 65F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.