Is the Church Worth It?

Everyone knows the church has spots and blemishes. God knows it best of all. The very fact the Bible talks about Christ presenting his bride without spot or blemish indicates that the church as we know it now has plenty of imperfections. It’s really not hard to understand the church has spots and blemishes. We […]

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Can You Go To Sleep, If You Won’t Close Your Eyes?

Can you go to sleep if you don’t close your eyes? It’s not a question I think about often. In fact, I have never thought about it before last week. Last week, we were blessed to have a few days to make a trip to see our children in “way south Florida.” Brad, Emily, Reagan, […]

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Our July

I want to thank the membership of First Baptist Church Covington, Louisiana, for graciously allowing us to be away during the month of July each year. I’ve joked with you before how I turned that opportunity down for several years (that’s a fact, not a joke). After our first year, we came back and asked […]

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Reaching a New Generation

Today we are thrilled to have Josh Jordan as our preacher. Josh serves as our collegiate pastor and has been with us for the past five years. Josh works with juniors and seniors in high school, college students, and young adults at FBC. We are seeing gratifying responses to Josh’s ministry. One of the unique […]

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Giving and Our Gifts

“Even our best works are tainted with sinful motives, deserving of God’s judgment. God does not need our money or our help, yet He graciously allows us to serve His purposes. He receives & uses the gifts we give Him, not because they are good, but because He is good. No matter how good we think we are, we […]

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About Waylon

I am the senior pastor of First Baptist Church, Covington, Louisiana, a position that I have held since 1989.

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Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” — Matthew 19:14 (NIV)