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January 2016
January 25, 2016

January 25, 2016

We did not have Sunday school, or a morning service yesterday, due to snow and ice on the steps, walkways, and entrances, from inclement weather on Friday and Saturday. However, we did have a 4:00 PM service, that was well attended.  God was good, and blessed us in this time of worship.  To Him Be […]

January 18, 2016

January 18, 2016

99 years ago, in 1917, an immigrant from Norway, Haldor Lillenas, was building a house, with his wife in Olivet, Illinois. He barely had enough money to furnish the house, and needed a piano, because he was a song writer. A neighbor had a small organ for sale at the cost of $5.00. The neighbor […]

January 11, 2016

January 11, 2016

Horatio Spafford, a wealthy lawyer in Chicago, in the mid to late 1800’s was the man who wrote “It Is Well with My Soul.” Spafford was a man who truly could relate to Job in the Bible. At the pinnacle of his business success, he had a beautiful home, wife, and four daughters. However, tragedy […]

January 4, 2016

January 4, 2016

Baylus Benjamin McKinney, the editor of the 1940 Broadman Hymnal, was a Southern Baptist leader in church music, during the early to mid-part of the 20th century. He wrote such hymns as, Have Faith in God; God Give Us Christian Homes; Send a Great Revival; and Wherever He Leads I’ll Go. B.B. McKinney’s life came […]