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Where Are You Headed In This Life?

Subscriber onlyWe are back after many days of illness among our congregation. It seems we have had an uphill battle for some time, but praise God we are all on the mend. Pray that you are also doing well. Continue reading...

Fewer Are Being Saved: They Walk On In Darkness

Subscriber onlyBrother Mark and Shelley Hall were celebrating their anniversary as we gathered to worship Sunday morning at Mill Creek Baptist Church. Wayne Johnson opened our service with prayer and special prayers were requested for the Fred Hall family, the Ada White family, Jerry Abercrombie, Weston Allison, Bill Nelson, Ashton Cory, the Dover's grandson, Angela's friend, Donna and Roxanne. Continue reading...

Lesson From The Little Flock

Subscriber onlyThis past Sunday (as of this writing), we returned home after the church meeting and saw a small flock of chickens traipsing around our yard. The neighbors said this flock of six had been wandering the neighborhood for a week, but this was the first time we saw them. Having raised chickens in New Mexico, we determined that they are Rhode Island Reds. And this little group is not afraid of people: three of them came right up to me. Continue reading...

Beauty To Ashes

Subscriber onlySenior Pastor Larry Crawford Jr. brought us our Sunday morning message: "Beauty to Ashes." Continue reading...

The Office Of The Presidency

Subscriber onlyOn Feb. 20, we observed President's Day, honoring two of our greatest presidents -- George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. Both men were great leaders; they were both respected and revered by their peers and their constituents. They dealt well with the issues and crises of their day. They defined the nature of the office to which they were elected. Continue reading...

Be Still And Hear God

Subscriber onlyAs we gathered to worship Sunday morning at Mill Creek Baptist Church, Janice Mason was celebrating a birthday. Special prayers were requested for many, including Janet Chaney, Clyde Moss, Fred Hall, Bill Nelson, Linda's sister, Debbie Taylor, Judy, Wayne Holly's aunt, the Barbara Hitt family, Kerrie, Paul Sprenkle and the Mike Blankenship family. Continue reading...

What Mean The Stones?

Subscriber onlyOur associate pastor Ryan Crawford brought us our Sunday morning message: "What Mean The Stones?" Continue reading...

Take Off The Grave Clothes

Subscriber onlyMost of us are probably familiar with the Biblical account of Lazarus, Jesus' close friend who died and was brought back to life four days later. We read about it in the 11th chapter of John's gospel, but if we're not careful, we can get so caught up in the enormity of the event that we overlook an occurrence at the end of the story which has great significance for us today. Continue reading...