When in places like the mountains where, we have just been, this verse is always one of the first verses that comes to mind. We don’t have to be in the mountains though to appreciate this verse. I hope to find some time today to sit and meditate on this verse. I hope you do too.

We were sad to hear of the death of Steve Sanders. Our thoughts and prayers have been for the children. I’ll share his obituary for those who may not have seen it..

Steven Wayne Sanders

September 24, 1958 – October 9, 2022

A resident of Kentwood, LA, passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2022 in Kentwood, LA. He was born September 24,1958 in Magnolia, MS and was 64 years of age. He is survived by his father, Paul Sanders and wife, Anne Sanders; mother, Estelle Tillery; child, Logan Sanders; step-children, Emily Daniels Pupo, Jacob Daniels and Nathan Daniels; and a grandchild, Owen Daniels. Preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Elisabeth Sanders; grandparents, Clifton and Nannie Mae Womack and Mac and Olatha Sanders; and step-father, Carlton Tillery. Visitation at First Baptist Church Kentwood from 9:00AM until religious services at 11:00 AM on Thursday, October 13, 2022. Services conducted by Bro. Darryl Miller. Interment Woodland Cemetery, Kentwood, LA. McKneely Funeral Home, Kentwood, in charge of arrangements. For an online guestbook, visit

Linda Callihan said Robbie Lynn did well with her surgery this week. Please add Robbie Lynn to your daily prayer list.

We just read about the trouble outside the Sumner – Bogalusa football game. We are thankful all those on the school campus were safe. Please be in prayer for all those involved and their families.


October 8 – Philippians 4: 4-7

October 9 – Psalm 5: 11-12

October 10 – Psalm 9: 1-2

October 11 – Psalm 13: 1-6

October 12 – Psalm 33: 1-9

October 13 – Psalm 40: 16-17

October 14 – Psalm 66: 1-7

October 15 – Psalm 66: 8-15

Today is the preparation for for the Lord’s Day. Do what needs to be done so you will be ready to get dressed to attend a church and worship tomorrow.

Anna Lee