April 5, 2017

All Wednesday Night Services Are Cancelled For April 5

Issued @ 11:20 am on Wednesday - April 5, 2017

A weather warning remains in effect for today and throughout the night for severe thunderstorms, flooding and the possibility of tornadoes. For the safety of our church family we are cancelling all evening services tonight.

April 4, 2017

Easter Worship Celebration

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Easter Worship Celebration

The Water - The Wine - The Blood

Easter Sunday, April 16th
10:30 AM
Homeland Park Baptist Church

Mission Action for April

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Mission Action

Our Mission Action for the month of April will be for “Clean Start”. This is a non-profit ministry here in Anderson supported by churches and individuals. Anyone that is homeless or in a home without power or water can go there and get a bath. They can use: Disposable Razors, Bath Soap, Towels, Travel Size Deodorant, Bathroom Tissue, Baby Oil, Washcloths, and Sneaker Shoes. Please leave any items in the Bible Study Office.  

Birthdays and Anniversaries for April


Joan Whitlock                4/2
Nancy Nixon                  4/3
Linda McLees                 4/6
Faye Watts                    4/7
Carson Adams               4/9
Katie Holmes                 4/20
Pansy Nix                      4/21
Becky Scoggins              4/23
Martha Morgan              4/26


Newt & Sherry Partain    4/27

April 1, 2017

Finding Hope In A Graveyard

Losing Dad last December was one of the hardest things I’ve had to go through.  That experience put me in the club with many of you who are reading this today.  The club of those who have lost a parent.  The whole experience still seems like a blur but each day I receive a little more clarity and resolution.  Throughout the ordeal I was in what I call “Pastor Mode”.  Keeping my feelings in check and being strong for everyone.  As I look back now I was not strong, but weak.  Without God’s strength and peace I would have been lost.  I wasn’t carrying others, He was carrying me.  With all of that said, I finally had my breakdown moment when I saw my Father’s grave marker.  There, in front of me, the mausoleum confirmed that he is gone.

I praise God, my heavenly Father, for the fact that my earthly father is with Him.  Yes, that is a comfort I share with others who have placed their faith in Jesus Christ.  At times the words, “he is in the place” represented what I knew in my head but did little to comfort my heart in the midst of my grief.  Today as we all approach Easter, the resurrection means even more to me.  I know with every fiber of my being that my Father is in Heaven because of the work of Jesus Christ.

“So you see, just as death came into the world through a man, now the resurrection from the dead has begun through another man. Just as everyone dies because we all belong to Adam, everyone who belongs to Christ will be given new life.” (1 Corinthians‬ ‭15:21-22‬ )

As we approach Easter this year, let us be thankful not only for our salvation through the work of Jesus’ resurrection, but also the hope it gives to us and that we can share with others!  He has Risen!!!!!

In Him,

Pastor James

March 21, 2017

Senior Adult Sping Fling

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Tuesday, April 11th - 10:30 AM
Homeland Park Baptist Church
3010 Abbeville Hwy, Anderson SC

Guest Speaker: Larry Davis

$9 per person
Tickets will be available for purchase beginning
Monday, March 13th at the Saluda Baptist Association.
Deadline for tickets is Tuesday, April 4th.  

Country Fried Steak
Rice & Gravy
Copper Carrots
Broccoli Casserole
Chocolate Cake

March 14, 2017

Georgia Gospel Trio In Concert This Sunday Night March 19th

A Southern Gospel Trio


Homeland Park Baptist Church
March 19th @ 6:00 PM

Georgia is a southern gospel trio that has been singing for over 50 years taking the message of the Jesus to the world through song.  Their latest release has the song "Do you know him?" which is currently ranked #36 in southern gospel music's top 100.

Do Not Miss This Time of Worship, Encouragment and Outreach.

Admission Is Free - A Love Offering Will Be Taken To Support Their Ministry.