“It is no shame to suffer for being a Christian.

Praise God for the privilege of being called by his name!” 


~1 Peter 4:16 NLT~




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Fred Bernard Bourgoyne

January 31, 1934 – February 06, 2019

Fred Bernard Bourgoyne passed away at his home in Kentwood, La. surrounded by family members on February 6, 2019. Born January 31, 1934 in Plaquemine, La. to Matthew and Anona Neff Bourgoyne. He owned and operated Fred’s Body Shop in Kentwood La. for 30 years. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Angelena Sagnibene Bourgoyne. Two sons, Fred Bourgoyne, Jr. and wife, Stacie Bourgoyne of Denham Springs, David Bourgoyne and close friend, Jennifer Ard, of Baton Rouge; one daughter, Sherry Pigott and husband, Pat; six grandchildren, Traci Giannoble and husband, Tony, of Hammond, Brad Bourgoyne and wife, Monica, of Hammond, Christian Bourgoyne of Baton Rouge, Christina Bourgoyne of Holden, Jennifer James of Denham Springs and Britney Mounts and husband, Paul, of Zachary; seven great grandchildren, Gavin and Grant Giannoble, Conner Bourgoyne, Payton and Tyler Pigott, Jaxn Tillman, and James Windgate, Jr.; numerous nephews and nieces. Preceded in death by his father, Matthew Bourgoyne; mother, Anona Neff Bourgoyne; three brothers, Norris, Robert, and Matthew Bourgoyne, Jr.; two sisters, Bertie Denham and Carolyn Ard. Other family members, sisters in law, Jean Sagnibene Ransom and her late husband, Randy, Marie Sagnibene Russell and her husband, Kenneth (Skip), late brother in law, Frank Sagnibene. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at St. Helena Catholic Church in Amite on Friday, February 8, 2019 at 12:00 Noon conducted by Fr. Mark Beard. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or Full of Grace, P. O. Box 1647, Amite, LA, 70422.




Please continue to pray for those who are hospitalized, recently hospitalized, homebound, or just sick for a few days as in the case of the flu or stomach virus which is going around.



Today, I would like for your to get a piece of paper and make your own prayer list.






Now pray for these people.




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Today is out next opportunity to tell someone about Jesus.  Let’s do that today!

Anna Lee