I have been involved in a discussion with other pastors on social media concerning Halloween and should we celebrate it or even allow our families to participate in it. The answer is NO and YES. It is true that Halloween is a spiritual holiday for Satanism.  Having “some” of its roots in the night before […]

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11 Reasons Why Expository Preaching Could Hinder Your Preaching Ability

I ran across an article yesterday from Christianity Today titled…. “Preaching That Unleashes the Bible’s Power – Why expository sermons should make up your church’s main diet.” This couldn’t be further from the truth…. It is not that I do not like or am against “expository sermons” for I am all for any time someone gets up […]

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What Ever You Ask…

Jesus says, “whatever you ask for in prayer, you will receive… if you have faith.” Now I don’t know about you, but I have asked for plenty of things and did not get them. I have asked for outcomes to “outcome” a particular way and it didn’t happen the way I asked for it to. […]

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These are truly dark times… but that is how it has always been. The fact that things are geting worse is not new. We look back and remember better days. The ones before us look back and see days that were better before our time. The ones before the ones before us had the same […]

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Help Me Jesus

I am half the man I think I am One forth of the husband I should be One tenth the pastor I should be Five percent the leader I think I am truth is I’m sick My heart dark and dirty My mind uncontrolled and tormented I wish my condition was better that I could […]

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Chicken Stew Plus Contest Rules

The Third Annual Farmington Baptist Pumpkin Carving Contest Guidelines  1. Pumpkins must be carved based upon a biblical theme Example:  The Cross, Noah’s Ark, Jonah in the belly of a whale, etc.  For more examples or ideas, check out the link below: http://www.squidoo.com/christian-pumpkin-carving-patterns 2. Pumpkins should be carved before the Chicken Stew Plus and brought to the event for […]

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