“Each of us will give an account of himself to God.

So don’t criticize each other anymore.

Try instead to live in such a way that you will never make your brother stumble by letting him see you doing something that he thinks is wrong.”

~Romans 14:12-13 TLB~






Robin Hayden is now in rehab at Hood Memorial.  Pray for his complete recovery.




Kathy Wales had hip repair surgery.  With the surgery done, she is dealing with pain now.  Next, later today, she will return home to six week of non-weight bearing healing time.  Pray for Chris and Kathy during this recovery time.




Arthur Gates

January 29, 1932 – May 24, 2019

A resident of Kentwood, LA, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2019 at Hood Memorial Hospital in Amite, LA. He was born January 29, 1932 in Spring Creek, LA and was 87 years of age. He was a dairy farmer for over 60 years and loved animals and gardening. He is survived by daughter, Susan Simpson and her husband, Wayne, grandchildren, Jason Simpson, Kerry Simpson and Amanda Durbin; great-grandchildren, Zac Simpson, Mason Simpson, nephew, Gene “Butch” White his wife, Maria, 2 nieces, Trudy Nelson and her husband, Mark, Candy Wallace and her husband, Rhett. Preceded in death by his wife, Helen Brooks Gates; parents, Harry and Genella Gates; sister, Willie Mae White. Visitation at McKneely Funeral Home, Kentwood, from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Monday, May 27, 2019, and from 8 a.m. until religious services at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. Services conducted by Dr. Danny Smith & Rev. Eric Catha. Interment Spring Creek Cemetery, Spring Creek, LA. For an online guestbook, visit




Read and Write the Bible Today – “Abiding in Christ” – James 2:18




Here for You – Matthew 19:24 – “The Example”




This morning, at 8:00, Pine Ridge United Methodist will host their monthly breakfast as a fundraiser for a needy person, family, or cause.  They always serve a delicious buffet.




Tuesday, the “young” ladies will celebrate their monthly birthday party to honor those with May birthdays.  They will meet at the Burger Basket in Osyka at 11:00.  Join them there.




FBC, Kentwood will host VBS in one week.  Now is a good time to register your child.




I’m so thankful you took the time to read this humble post today.  May it benefit you in some way.  

Anna Lee