- Divine appointments and thanksgiving
- You and I are truly blessed to the degree that if we got serious
about admitting how God had taken care of us and our families over the years that
we would fill up this newspaper with true thanksgiving.
Georgia Baptist Convention
- Georgia Baptists meeting at their annual convention
amended their constitution Tuesday to remove churches that "affirm,
approve or endorse homosexual behavior," but fell 5 percent short
of the two-thirds majority needed to pass the amendment to
remove any church that "separates itself from historic Baptist
tenets through non-biblical worship practices" including the
encouragement of members to speak in tongues, being "slain in the
spirit" or to engage in "divisive and
disruptive worship practices."
Descendents of founding members of Lisbon still in county
- The names associated with the charter of the Lisbon
Baptist Church in 1889 are names of families who still reside in
the area: Jones, Travis, Adams, and Kerlin.
Sandy Creek Baptist Church to host community Thanksgiving service
- Sandy Creek Baptist Church will be hosting the
community-wide Thanksgiving service Sunday, Nov. 22 at 6
p.m. The Rock Baptist Church, Fellowship Baptist Church
and Bethany United Methodist Church also helped to organize
the service. The Rev. Darryl Hudgins of The Rock will be
preaching at the service.