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for: ‘June, 2015’



Why This Has Been a Great Week

Vacation Bible School has been a great time. It’s always a great time when you’re dealing with kids and talking about spiritual things. But, there are specific areas where VBS/VBX has been great. Here’s my list. First, VBS has been great because we talked about God leading us through life. The theme verse for this […]

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What Sin Does To Us

“We like to pretend God doesn’t see our sins. . . . The demons give us our desires, then help us hide them. We think since we haven’t been caught yet, we must have made a clean getaway. The demons are very patient. When our accumulated sins cause the greatest devastation–to us, our loved ones and our testimony for […]

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Five Qualities You Want to be Known for

When my grandfather died, I conducted his funeral. To that point in my life it was at the same time the most difficult and the easiest funeral I have ever preached. My grandfather was a tall man with a huge and wonderful relationship with God. He was the pillar of his church. When he died after […]

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My Sportscar

Years ago, I wanted to buy a used sports car. I fell in love with this car and thought I had to have it. Martha and I discussed the car, and we were ready to purchase it. Then, something happened that made me understand the car was not for me. I was disappointed, but it was the right decision. That […]

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I Was Struggling

I was 17 years old, and I was struggling. No, not struggling with life, but struggling with my future. Deep down inside I knew God was leading me in places I had never been before. I can assure you that I had never considered being a pastor or a preacher of the Gospel. I grew […]

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

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[The Birth of Jesus Foretold] In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a town in Galilee, to a virgin pledged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. The angel went to her and said, “Greetings, you who are highly favored! The Lord is with you.” — Luke 1:26-28 (NIV)