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Yesterday I preached from Acts 2:42-47Acts 2:42-47English: King James Version (1611) – KJV42 And they continued stedfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, and in breaking of bread, and in prayers. 43 And fear came upon every soul: and many wonders and … Continue reading

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Keeping the faith

I was moving some things to Big Lake from my office in Seagraves and came across this awesome little book.  I interviewed the author who is a wonderful lady of faith. Her name is Layne Case.  She has more than … Continue reading

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It’s “new thangs” again!

Last night I was installed as the pastor at First Assembly of God in Big Lake, Texas.  (Don’t get excited..there’s only oil here and no lake!) The Sectional Presbyter came down and handled the business meeting and voting.  I received … Continue reading

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Prison ministry….Upcoming conference

I have been so blessed to hear from several of the inmates I have ministered to.  This week has been awesome as we’ve heard great things from the units where they are living.   Living inside the walls of a … Continue reading

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Six things ministries are to do for the kingdom

In Jeremiah chapter 1 we read the 6 things he was to do.  He was called of God to further the kingdom of God and the people through these 6 activities.  How different is today’s ministry? In verse 10 we … Continue reading

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Today’s devotional

I am reading a new book titled “From the Library of Charles Spurgeon.  Selection from Writers who influenced his spiritual journey.”  It is a book stuffed with great works from various writers.  Great for devotional times.  The following is an … Continue reading

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As I sit here considering my blessings…

As I sit here considering my blessings from God I am just overcome. God is so good to us when we serve Him.  I know Jabez in II Chronicles 4:10es 4:10English: King James Version (1611) – KJV WP-Bible plugin, a virtual unknown in … Continue reading

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New Seasons of Ministry…

In serving God, there are various seasons in our lives and service to Him.  Beth and I have been preparing for the new season for our lives. We bought 3 funeral homes in 2001.  Since that time, our health has … Continue reading

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Bigotry in the Name of Jesus

Its terrible when you have to unfriend a pastor friend from FaceBook because of the bigotry and hate in their speech.  Yes, I’m all for “telling it like it is” but to be hateful about it is totally UN-Christian.  We … Continue reading

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Life is like a box of chocolates…

Someone once said in a movie “Life is like a box of chocolates”.  We just never know what we’ll get until we bite into a piece of it. I have been so blessed and guarded by the great God we … Continue reading

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