‘Christian Living’



What You Can Do With Your Grief

As a follower of Christ, what should I do with my grief? After all, I don’t want my grief to go to waste. I want my grief–even my grief–to be used for His glory. God’s Word speaks a powerful word about grief. God is the Father of mercies and the God of all comfort. “He […]

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Comfort Food for the Soul

Every now and then I just need some comfort food. You probably know the feeling. I start looking for hamburgers and fries or fried chicken. Fortunately, that doesn’t happen often. While I don’t get comfort food often, I desperately need food for my soul. I find that comfort in the Word of God. Let me […]

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Pay Me Now or Pay Me Later

A number of years ago an advertisement dealing with automobile repair said, “You can pay me now or pay me later.” That’s a takeoff from a very real rule of life. Here’s  the rule. You can play now and pay later, or you can pay now and play later. If you choose to play now […]

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We All Face Challenges

We all face challenges in life, and our challenges don’t get any easier as we go through life. This was certainly the case with the Apostle Paul, but Paul stayed committed to God in spite of all the challenges. Think of the challenges he faced as he set off with Barnabas on what we know […]

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Greatest Fruit; Greatest Opposition

Where you have the greatest fruit you will also have the greatest opposition. This statement has been shown to be true around the world throughout the ages. It was true in the past. It will also be true until our Lord returns. You can certainly see this in Paul’s ministry in Corinth (Acts 18:1-16). Corinth […]

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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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[A Church Divided Over Leaders] I appeal to you, brothers and sisters, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree with one another in what you say and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be perfectly united in mind and thought. — 1 Corinthians 1:10 (NIV)