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May 19, 2018

“The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to set the oppressed free, to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor.” — Luke…

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May 12, 2018

“Honor your father and your mother.” — Exodus 20:12 (The Bible, New International Version)

I love my parents. They were great. They were good parents. Not perfect, by any means, but very good. I am the son of a truck driver, who was the son of a share cropper. There was no…

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May 05, 2018

“How sweet are your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth!” — Psalm 119:103 (The Bible, New International Version)

They are wrong again.

What am I talking about? Recently, a tried and true “click bait” story deemed the Bible as one of 21 books you no…

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April 28, 2018

“O Lord, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth.” — Psalm 8:9 (The Bible, New International Version)

You have got to be sure! In my hometown, there is a police report in the files that reminds us to be sure. A senior citizen came out of the local mall and…

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April 21, 2018

“I will give thanks to the Lord because of his righteousness; I will sing the praises of the name of the Lord most high.” — Psalm 7:17 (The Bible, New International Version)

 

Will there ever be justice? Unrest is always just below the surface. Whether local, national,…

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April 14, 2018

“The Lord has heard my cry for mercy; the Lord accepts my prayers.” — Psalms 6:9 (The Bible, New International Version)

Have you ever worried about your health? Prayed for healing and not received it? Been sick with grief? Worried to the point of sleepless nights? Wondered…

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April 07, 2018

“I thank my God every time I remember you.” — (Philippians 1:3, The Bible New International Version)

One of my favorite memories from my first year of teaching involves an episode near the end of a class in which we had been studying the Exodus. I had emphasized what a…

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March 31, 2018

TODAY

Wilson Grove AME Zion. The Roundtree Brothers will perform at the church’s Choir Re-Union celebration today at 6 p.m. Any member, associate member, or organist for the Wilson Grove choirs is invited to participate. A meet and greet reception will begin 5 p.m.

Greater Welch’s…

March 31, 2018

“I am the bread of life. He who comes to me will never go hungry, and he who believes in me will never be thirsty.” — John 6:35 (NIV)

March 28, 2018

Being that it is the week of Easter, thoughts of the Carpenter come to mind.

As Jesus repairs and preserves souls, maybe give James Tyler a tip of the hat too for restoring old homes through his carpentry skills. A long lost home that once sat derelict for many years in Gates County is being…

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