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March 2016
March 22, 2016

March 22, 2016

The Old Rugged Cross was written in 1912, by an itinerant Methodist Evangelist, George Bennard. “On a hill far away stood an old rugged cross, The emblem of suff’ring and shame; And I love that old cross where the Dearest and Best For a world of lost sinners was slain.” It is certainly one of […]

March 14, 2016

March 14, 2016

I’d Rather Have Jesus.  In 1922, a woman named Rhea F. Miller, wrote a poem.  In 1933, the mother of George Beverly Shea, intentionally left a copy of the poem on a piano, for her son to find.  He found it, read it, and then wrote it into a tune; and that’s how we got […]

March 7, 2016

March 7, 2016

Let Others See Jesus in You.  In 1924, Baylus Benjamin McKinney wrote a hymn, “Let Others See Jesus in You.”  That certainly is what each of us should be doing.  There’s an old saying “We may be the only Bible some people will ever read; and we may be the only reflection of Jesus some […]