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Sunday school opened with singing. Bro. Jack Essary took charge of the service welcoming all. Prayer requests and praise reports were given. Sis. Lorrinda Coulter led in prayer. Jack read Romans 1:13-17 for our devotion. Offering was received while Mattie Shipley sang. Jeff Shipley gave a testimony.
Praise and Worship began with congregational singing. We were blessed to have our youth pick several songs. Melissa Harmon did a special. Pastor Bill spoke this Sunday from Matthew 16:24-26, John 12:24-25. The price we have to pay to live for God or the terrible cost if we don’t. We must die to this life to get the blessing of Christ, eternal life.
The veterans were honored in our little way. We are blessed to have four veterans in our church – Bill Austin, Hi Lambeth, Jim Lafferty and Roger Harmon. Roger is still serving our country.
We were glad for our visitors. Hope you come again.
Sunday evening we had a Gideon come and speak for us, Bill and Norma Lauderdale. Service began with singing. Bro. Jeff Shipley welcomed all to service, taking prayer requests and praise reports. Bro. Jim Lafferty led in prayer. Bro. Lauderdale spoke of how the Gideons work and distribute the word of God around the world. He told wonderful testimonies of how people were touched by the Bibles that Gideons try to supply.
It is a blessing to hear how God works through this organization.
Come worship with us, you are welcome.