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June 2019

What’s the Big Deal About Women Preaching?

“…I do not permit a woman to teach or to have authority over a man…” – I Timothy 2:12

It seems that the role women are to play in the church was a hot topic at the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention a few weeks ago.  After perusing blog posts, listening to sermons, skimming articles, and reading comments on social media dealing with this issue, I have come to the conclusion that in regard to women preaching and…

Life is Brief and Christ is Precious

“…you do not know what will happen tomorrow.  For what is your life?  It is even a vapor that appears for a little time and then vanishes away.”  James 4:14

A few weeks ago my youngest daughter went to bed on a Sunday evening feeling perfectly fine, only to wake up at 5:45 the next morning in excruciating pain.  By the time I arrived, my baby girl was delirious, vomiting, and running a very high fever.  After some blood work…