‘Lagniappe’



Questions for Speaking the Truth

My current sermon series is “Speaking the Truth.” The title comes from Paul’s admonition that believers “speak the truth in love” (Ephesians 4:15). Speaking the truth in love will mean that we will “grow up in every way into him in all things, who is the head, into Christ, from whom the whole body, joined and knit together by […]

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Why Baptism Matters

Does baptism matter? While all Christian churches teach baptism, we certainly view it in different ways. Churches seem to fall in one or two large camps about baptism. Some emphasize a baptismal regeneration–you can’t enter into heaven apart from baptism. Churches who teach and believe this even divide up over exactly how that happens. Others […]

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How to Get Off Dead Center

I appreciate each one who reads this blog. I have met many people who do so. It is a real joy. Thanks to each of you who do not attend my local fellowship. On Saturdays, I often write “a little something extra” to our church–that’s what lagniappe (lan-yap) means. Thanks for letting me do this […]

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Back Home

I appreciate each one who reads this blog. I have met many people who do so. It is a real joy. Thanks to each of you who do not attend my local fellowship. On Saturdays, I often write “a little something extra” to our church–that’s what lagniappe (lan-yap) means. Thanks for letting me do this […]

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The Month of July is Quickly Coming to a Close

The month of July is quickly coming to a close. Martha and I are looking forward to being back with you and beginning a new year of ministry. Today, we are blessed to have Kevin Harless, our Children’s Minister, preaching. Kevin has been part of our church since his family moved here to go to […]

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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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When I said, “My foot is slipping,” your unfailing love, LORD, supported me. When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought me joy. — Psalm 94:18-19 (NIV)