Tag Archives: Mark A Jones

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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The Grammy’s and SOTU Speech..

As I consider these two events, I can only suggest we all get our lives in line with God’s Word.  Yes, there are many who would say “we’re ready” but my question is “Are we really?” Have we permitted to … 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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Godly relationships for believers

Godly relationships are very important in the church of today. Many of our churches have been divided for many years and have become unhealthy ‘Sunday civic clubs.’ In Genesis 3:1-13Genesis 3:1-13English: King James Version (1611) – KJV3 1 Now the serpent was … Continue reading

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Big Lake, Texas

Everyone knows Beth and I have been filling in as pastors at First Assembly of God in Big Lake, Texas. That’s a small town in west Texas (Reagan County) that has no lake, about 2,900 people with an influx of … Continue reading

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We must preach the Gospel to all creatures!

Matthew 24:14Matthew 24:14English: King James Version (1611) – KJV14 And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come.  WP-Bible plugin says “And this gospel of the … Continue reading

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How to help…cheaply!

I know everyone is ‘begging’ for support.  All we are asking is not only for online donations and prayer, but also the following 2 ways to help us help others:   1.  Save your plastic lids.  These can be from … Continue reading

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