April 28, 2016

Sermoncasts Are Now On Google Play

For those who use the Google Play Music service, you can now find our sermon podcast there.




Mission Action for May

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Mission Action for May
Our Mission Action Project for the month of May will be for South Main Mercy Center. They can use: Bottled Water, Diapers (Any Size), Bathroom Tissue, Kleenex, Paper Towels, Paper Plates, Cups, Napkins, Coffee, Sugar, Creamer, Pop-Top Food Items and Copy Paper for Office Use. Please leave any of the above in the Bible Study Office.

Birthdays and Anniversaries for May

Birthdays and Anniversaries for May



BIRTHDAYS

Devon Dalton                 5/3
Sierra James                  5/4
Betty Sanders                5/11
Donna Holland               5/12
Heather Brickman          5/14
Nora Lee Stamps            5/15
Jimmy Turner                5/16
Christy West                  5/18
Cory Holmes                  5/19
Leisa Evans                   5/25
Shirley Williams             5/25
Jimmie Crocker              5/28
Amber Whiten                5/31




ANNIVERSARIES

Odell & Shirley Williams              5/23
Arthur & Lou Ellen Higgins          5/27








 

 

Mother's Day Offering

 
 
Mother's Day Offering

Sunday, May 8th

 Benefiting the South Carolina Baptist Ministries for the Aging.
Envelopes are in the pews.
 

April 24, 2016

You Can Have Hope In Difficult Times

Are you troubled by the days we are living in?  Has your faith been shaken by the progression of sin that has come to the forefront of our world?  When you and I lose perspective of God in our reasoning and worry, we are much like Peter who took his eyes off of Jesus when walking out to Him on the water.  Instead of focusing on Jesus, he focused on the storm.  Being scared in troubled times is good, if it propels us toward the gospel.  Yes, the fact that Jesus was born of a virgin, lived a sinless life, died for the sins of each person in the world, resurrected after His death and will come again must give us hope!  Peter puts it this way:

14 But even if you suffer for doing what is right, God will reward you for it. So don’t worry or be afraid of their threats. 15 Instead, you must worship Christ as Lord of your life. And if someone asks about your hope as a believer, always be ready to explain it.
[1 Peter 3:14-15 NLT]

Peter, encourages us as believers to know our suffering for doing good in bad times actually makes us more like Christ.  We can understand Him more by suffering unjustly as He did. More importantly, we can have hope because Christ’s suffering is what led Him back to His throne! [v.22] .  Do not be swayed by the taunts of the crowd, the election of a president, the agenda of special interest groups or the fear of an uncertain future.  You can have hope as a Christian!  Your hope is found in the gospel of Jesus Christ.  Know that hope, claim that hope and share it.

In Him,

Pastor James

April 13, 2016

Honor Your Mother This Mother's Day With A Rose


This year for Mother’s Day you have the opportunity to purchase a red rose in honor of your mother or a white rose in memory of your mother. Roses will be $5.50 each.

The roses will make up the altar arrangement on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 8th. After the service, you may take the number purchased from the arrangement. Honorariums and Memorials will be listed in the bulletin on Mother’s Day.

Please fill out the form below. Include the form with payment in the envelope provided during our church services. Checks should be made out to the church. Envelopes should be placed in the offering plate. The deadline to submit forms and payments is Sunday, May 1st.

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In Memory / Honor of __________________________
By _________________________________________

In Memory / Honor of __________________________
By _________________________________________

In Memory / Honor of __________________________
By _________________________________________

April 9, 2016

Holy A New Series Begins This Sunday


There is a four letter word that Christians refuse to hear today.  This word holds the weight of eternity in its meaning.  Believers hear this word, sing about this word and even pray with this word but applying it to their lives is a different story.  This world needs believers who will not be afraid to make a difference.  Your family, friends and community need you seeking to be holy.  Learn about this and more on Sunday mornings at 10:30 am worship as we learn God's promises for those who pursue holiness.