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Does This Make Sense to You?

Over the years I have noticed a strange phenomenon. I have seen this phenomenon enough times to know that it is true, but it still doesn’t make any sense to me. Here’s the strange behavior. After Easter less people attend church than before Easter. This happens regularly where I lead. I have noticed it repeatedly […]

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This One Thing That Changed The Way I Worship

I’ve been to church many, many times. Maybe you have, too. Have those times of worship affected your life? Do you often leave saying, “It was good to be in the house of the Lord.” Or, do you leave with a ho-hum, nothing happened attitude? Let me tell you the one thing that truly affected […]

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Can You Be A Christian Without Believing the Resurrection?

Can you be a Christian without believing the resurrection? Christians are very different in many ways. We are Democrats and Republicans as well as independents. We come from all over the country and all over the world. In my own congregation we have people from many places in Latin America, almost all 50 states, as […]

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What Did You Do for Easter?

I hope you had a great Easter. I certainly did. Let me tell you what we did for Easter. The most wonderful part and the most exciting was getting to worship with God’s family as we celebrated our Lord’s resurrection from the dead. I got to do that four times. (It was a blessing not […]

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Have a Great Easter (and Try This Web Site)

There’s a website I glance at everyday. Even though I don’t always read each article, I check the headlines to see what’s happening in the world and in the church. The website is the official news organ of my denomination (the Southern Baptist Convention). You can find it here. I keep this site bookmarked on […]

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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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For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.” — Luke 19:10 (NIV)