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My Mother’s Day Tribute

Last week, one of my younger cousins replied to Martha’s blog about our grandmother Wallace. She talked about her sense of humor and positive regard for us as grandchildren and everyone else she met. We all called her “Mama Wallace” and our grandfather “Daddy Wallace.” Those names seem strange to me now because I’ve never […]

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“I’m Thankful for these Books”

Not long ago, Martha stood next to the desk where she does most of her studying and held up a book. She said: “I’m thankful for these books. We are so blessed to have resources like these to help us.” She was holding a book from a large set given to us by a wonderful […]

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The Struggle Within

“So what is meekness? It feels like a weak character trait to me. However, meekness is not docility or timidity. Rather it is humility and patience while under provocation from others. This is certainly not one of my greatest strenghts. As my self-will takes over my calling to godliness, my pursuit to prove myself right […]

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Looking At Our New Building Project

Last week First Baptist Church called a congregational meeting for Wednesday, March 19, at 6:15 PM to hear a report from our Strategy Planning Team (SPT) concerning our building project. Last October, First Baptist Church entered into a capital campaign called Rise Up! to raise funds for our new building project. At the same time, […]

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What Will You Give Our Lord For Christmas

Last week one of our worshipers told his Bible Study class about what we should give to our Lord for His birthday. Christmas, of course, is the one time when the person with the birthday really doesn’t get much of a gift. If you would like to read more about this theme, please read Christmas […]

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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)