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for: ‘August, 2015’



Urgent Need–Urgent Prayer

Epaphras provides a great example for pastoral leadership and for an understanding of how you and I can make a difference in the world. Based on what we know, Epaphras served as the pastor of the church at Colossae in what is now Turkey. Apparently, he came to know the Lord under the leadership of […]

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Ten Years Later

We’re not celebrating Hurricane Katrina today, but we are remembering what turned out to be one of the single most significant events in most of our lives. We are remembering over 1300 people in our area who died. We are remembering the many people who lost homes and businesses and whose lives were redirected because […]

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God and Your Pride

“Sometimes we feel tempted to boast that we are better than others, a little smarter or more deserving of blessings than others. Humility is the cure for pride. God hates pride”–John Kincaid. “Everyone who is arrogant in heart is an abomination to the Lord; be assured, he will not go unpunished. Pride goes before destruction, […]

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Why Christians Should Oppose the Iran Nuclear Deal

The United States Congress in the very near future will make one of the most significant decisions of our lifetime. In fact, there may be nothing more significant for the future of the United States, the world, and our children than this historic vote. I am firmly convinced that Americans – – and particularly American […]

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Are You Being Overrun?

Life can get very overwhelming. Just the nature of the world can tend to swamp us with negative feelings and tasks that never seem to end. Our relationships can be such that we live under stress from the people we love and care for the most. Being overwhelmed is an experience most people know very well. […]

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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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[BOOK I Psalms 1–41] Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, but whose delight is in the law of the LORD, and who meditates on his law day and night. — Psalm 1:1-2 (NIV)