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What Makes The Resurrection Essential?

Years ago, I remember stating that if there were no heaven or hell I would still hold to the Christian life because of the wonderful nature of the life in Christ. When I think of what the life in Christ is like I think of the fruit of the Holy Spirit (Galatians 5:22-23). Paul emphasized […]

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Coming Soon!

Yesterday I read an article about blogging. The article is by an author I read regularly. He says in order to be a successful blogger you have to focus your blog on what you are passionate about. The more you narrow your focus, the more you broaden your audience. At least at this point, I […]

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What Should We Do Now?

As I write this two major earthquakes have occurred near the island of Sumatra in Indonesia. I regularly pray for  missionaries who serve on Sumatra, one of the most difficult places to make Christ known. Yet, these faithful followers of Christ do so with great diligence and commitment. This is what God has impressed on […]

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Quotations You Can Use (April 13, 2012)

“In a short While the whole of the country was aflame,” he said. “Every church was stirred to its depths. Strong men were in tears of penitence, and women moved with a new fervor. People were overpowered by the Spirit as on the day of Pentecost, and were counted as drunken men. In the services […]

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Another Masters Champion

Bubba Watson’s victory in the Masters Golf Tournament this week reminded me of another Masters that ended on Easter Sunday. This was one of those events that simply seems to stick in your mind. In 1993 Bernhard Langer won the Masters for the second time. Though memorable for him, his winning the Masters for the second […]

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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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No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it. — 1 Corinthians 10:13 (NIV)