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“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long suffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance: against such there is no law, ” Galations 5:22-23.
Brother Roy Frye read the devotion after congregational singing. Pastor David prayed then Brother Roy dismissed us to our classes.
Brother Bobby Turley took up the offering and Bailey Strong and Preston Adams did the penny march for Camp Piland.
We sang Happy Birthday to Preston Adams who is now one.
We missed Betty and Wanda, Annie and others who were out. Please pray for them and Dara Strong and family, Pat Brazeal, Junior Berry, Mike Jones and family, Kathy, Tiffany, Lorene Maloney, Norman Pierson, Marvin Graham, Don Graham, Woody Coonce, unsaved, bereaved and unspoken, church and country.
Pastor David sang then preached from John 15:18. Only through Jesus are we able to bear good fruit. It is all about how committed we are to Him.
Sunday evening Dara sang a special for us then Pastor David sang and preached from Mark 13:1-8. The beginnings of sorrows. The signs of Jesus coming back are everywhere. Are we ready? We must stay as close to God as we can. We must be an example to our friends and family and all lost souls. We have to stay prayed up and stay in the word lest we be deceived. Don’t take man’s word, take God’s word. We have a loving and merciful God who is giving us time to be ready. Don’t wait though because we don’t know when He is coming back.
April will be busy for us – Association is April 22-24, April 17 – lunch after service, then Communion and Foot Washing at 2:00 and no service that evening, April 24 – we will have an egg hunt after service for the children.
Please join our youth group and Bible study on Wednesday at 6 p.m. May God bless you always.