Four Thoughts about the Fourth of July

Let me wish you a happy and safe Fourth of July. I want to give you four quick thoughts about the Fourth of July and the birth of this great nation. First, we need to give thanks to God for creating us and allowing the residents of the United States of America to live in […]

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Making God Smile

I am writing this on Saturday, July 1 to be published Monday, July 3. Half the year is now behind us. Two questions immediately come to mind. First, where has the year gone? How did it get by so fast? Is it July already? But, there is also a second question. This question is of […]

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This Week at FBC

We are excited to report that FBC has called Benji and Jenna Cowart to serve our church as Worship Arts Pastors. Among other responsibilities, they will lead the current 6:00 PM and 9:45 and 11:00 AM services musically. We are thrilled they felt led to receive our call to serve in this capacity. They plan […]

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Does God Have A Place in America?

John Adams, our second president, was a man of deep belief. This is what he said about the Word of God and the power of the Gospel: “Suppose a nation in some distant Region should take the Bible for their only law Book, and every member should regulate his conduct by the precepts there exhibited! […]

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Are You Praying Biblically?

A few days ago I wrote about “praying big.” I have been convicted that my prayers are too small. This revelation has made a big impact on me. I am also convicted that I must pray in ways which are consistent with the teaching of Scripture. The Bible tells us very much about prayer. We […]

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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 to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain. — Philippians 1:21 (NIV)