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September 2014
September 29, 2014

September 29, 2014

We all gathered in church Sunday morning, absolutely thrilled and elated from a great fundraiser on Saturday; and the spirit in the morning service as wonderful.  Annette Drake led our choir in a song called “High and Lifted Up.”  She actually had planned to lead us in another one, but said the song was on her mind […]

September 29, 2014

WILL DRAKE MEMORIAL CAR AND BIKE SHOW FUNDRAISER

  Saturday, September 27th was a wonderful day for West Pelzer Baptist Church.  Many of us gathered at the home of our long-time Music Director, Annette Drake, for the first annual “Will Drake Memorial Car and Bike Show Fundraiser,” to support the Building Fund of our church, and the National Fallen Firefighters Fund.  Will Drake, who passed away in […]

September 22, 2014

September 22, 2014

God was truly present among us, and honored by us, in our church services yesterday. Our choir sang a song called “Worship at the Throne,” and then Annette Drake did a wonderful job singing a special called, “Jesus Will Still Be There.”  We had several choir members out for various reasons, but the music in the service was nonetheless, […]

September 15, 2014

September 15, 2014

What a beautiful service we had yesterday morning.    In preparation for an observance in Communion, I preached a message from 1 Corinthians 11:27-32, called “Are We Ready for the Supper?”  The sermon said we should not even touch the bread and the cup on the table unless we are fully prepared, by confessing our […]

September 8, 2014

September 8, 2014

It was good to be in the House of the Lord, yesterday, worshiping  Him who is worthy to be adored and praised, with my church family.  It was a special day for me and my wife, Donna, as we were celebrating the 23rd anniversary of our marriage.  It also was special for our Music Director, […]