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November 2014
November 24, 2014

November 24, 2014

Yesterday began with a cold, hard rain; and it rained all day long.  Yet, it did not keep the church family away.  The attendance was good in both services.  In the morning worship, our choir, led by Annette Drake, sang “We are Blessed,” followed by  Rhonda Hesson singing a song called “Nail It to the Cross.”  I then showed how […]

November 17, 2014

November 17, 2014

Virgil Simmons sang “I Thirst,” and then I preached another message from the “A Closer Walk with God” series, from John 13:34-35, called “Loving Others as Christ Loved Us.”  I said we should love our family; which includes our physical blood relatives in the home; and our spiritual blood relatives, the church.  The sermon also said we […]

November 10, 2014

November 10, 2014

Yesterday was a special day in our church.  We recognized all the veterans in our church , since this coming Tuesday will be Veteran’s Day, and sang the “Star Spangled Banner,” and “My Country ‘Tis of Thee.” Annette Drake led our choir in a new special called “The First Day of Forever, featuring three soloists: Jay Gambrell, Mike Harbin, and […]

November 3, 2014

November 3, 2014

West Pelzer Baptist Church on Saturday morning, November 1, 2014 On a day after a surprising first snow, we all came to church for a great morning service of worship.  Pete Vanhook, who served as our Sunday school Director last year, recognized five people for perfect attendance with pins and certificates.  They were Sue Trotter (34 years), James […]