Election Challenges by Neil Boggan

Election Challenges by Neil Boggan

Election Challenges by Neil Boggan   “Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery. None but ourselves can free our minds.” – Redemption Song by Bob Marley   “The best criticism of the bad is the practice of the better.” – From the Mission and Vision...
Baptists and Religious Freedom  by Carmen Anderson

Baptists and Religious Freedom by Carmen Anderson

I have appreciated Stephen’s sermons on our Baptist freedoms. Since we have a tendency at times to take freedoms for granted (until we lose them!), it has been a wonderful opportunity to be reminded of these tenets which have been foundational to our distinctive...
Thy Kingdom Come by Dr. Jim Lewis

Thy Kingdom Come by Dr. Jim Lewis

  It is election time in Tennessee.  We are bombarded with information about the upcoming election- from our media and from our mailboxes.  Just how involved should we as Christians and Baptists be in our government?  Baptist history in the 1600s and 1700s was filled...
Fractured Plans by Theresa Jennings

Fractured Plans by Theresa Jennings

I  think everyone is a “planner” to some degree. When I first awaken in the morning and ascertain what day it is, I mentally run through my tentative plans for the day. Next, I have a quiet devotional time with prayer in which I commit my day to God and...

Living in the Mystery, Part II by John N. Avis

She knew it was time to send them back. The caterpillars softly wriggled in her hand, spelling out “Goodbye.”  from The Mysteries of Harris Burdick So much of life is a mystery: so little time and so many questions. Through time spent with my grandson, I’m...
Trust – Further Exploration by Carmen Anderson

Trust – Further Exploration by Carmen Anderson

 Trust is defined in the dictionary as the “assured reliance of the character, ability, strength or truth of someone.” If we look around locally and globally today, it seems that trust is a commodity that’s in short supply. Not to attempt to glorify the past, for it...

Pin It on Pinterest