“My friend, I ask, ‘Who do you think you are to question God?

Does the clay have the right to ask the potter why he shaped it the way he did?’”

~Romans 9:20 (CEV)~

Today, I have a special request for prayer for a young lady who recently had surgery. Please pray for her and for her family.

Shirrill Charaway for Greensburg had pacemaker surgery yesterday. Please pray for his pain level and for complete healing with no complications.

Dorothy Alice Hughes

July 05, 1925 – April 20, 2021

Dorothy Alice Hughes

Mrs. Dorothy Alice Hughes, 95, a resident of Kentwood, died at the Belle Masion Nursing Home in Hammond, LA on Tuesday, April 20, 2021.

Graveside services will be held at 1:00 PM on Monday, April 26, 2021 at the Woodland Cemetery in Kentwood, Louisiana.  The Reverend Justin Craft will officiate. Burial will be in the Woodland Cemetery with Hartman-Jones Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

Mrs. Hughes was born July 5, 1925 in Bogalusa, Louisiana. She was the daughter of the late Marshall and Edna Furr Rester. 

She was a homemaker and a member of the Line Creek Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School.  She was also a member of the Ladies Art Guild. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 70 years, Redo “Jack” Henry Hughes and one brother and his wife, Clyde and Mary Rester.

Mrs. Hughes is survived by three sons, Jack D Hughes and wife, Mary C. of Kentwood, Louisiana; Paul M. Hughes and wife, Mary W. of Grand Junction, Colorado and Mark C. Hughes and wife, Dera H. of Kentwood, Louisiana;  six grandchildren,  J.D. Hughes and wife, Bridgette, Daniel Hughes and wife, Laura, Brandy Hughes, Mandy Hughes and husband, Marc Boren, Jeremy Hughes and wife, Jamie, and Elizabeth Cash and husband, Shane; nine great-grandchildren, Matthew, Madalynne, Parker, Annabel, Avery, Hannah-Kay, Hayden, Christopher and Cordelia.

Pallbearers will be Matthew Hughes, Parker Hughes, J.D. Hughes, Jeremy Hughes and Shane Cash.

Miss Dorothy was a very special lady. I will always remember her Biblical knowledge she share at our Bible studies on Fridays.

Read the Bible Chronologically in 2021 – April 22

Today’s reading has a lot of switching back and forth.

2 SAMUEL 5:1-3
1 CHRONICLES 12:23-40
2 SAMUEL 5:17-25
1 CHRONICLES 14:8-17
2 SAMUEL 5:6-10
2 SAMUEL 5:13
2 SAMUEL 5:4-5
2 SAMUEL 5:11-12
2 SAMUEL 6:1-11
1 CHRONICLES 13:6-14

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Operation Christmas Child – This is a reminder that you can leave men’s button front shirts or any adult t-shirts at the church today or tomorrow so they can be used Saturday. If you are coming to our workday Saturday, you can bring them with you. Hoping to see your Saturday!

Graditude – Today, let’s think of something useful for which we are thankful.

God provided a beautiful day yesterday. I hope you enjoyed it.

Anna Lee