Do not lie to each other, since you have taken off your old self with its practices  and have put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge in the image of its Creator.

~Colossians 3:9-10~

Jerry Doughty is home from the hospital. Please pray for continued improvements at home.

The four men whose helicopter crashed in the Gulf were found. Thanks for praying for the bodies to be located. Please continue to pray for the families. (Thanks for sharing with me, Jacob.)

Jimmy Davis, the husband of one of my former students, Tammy Hutchinson Davis, passed away. I hope I will be able to find an obituary tomorrow.

Joseph Elton Jones

August 14, 1950 – December 30, 2022

A resident of Roseland, LA, passed away on Friday, December 30, 2022 at his home. He was born August 14, 1950 and was 72 years of age. He is survived by his son, Tracy Jones; daughter, Lynn Brown and husband, Donald; grandchildren, Traci Danielle Jones, Joei Lauran Jones, Roger Brown, and Kevin Brown; great-grandchildren, Kade Lamar Garcia, Faith Garcia, Leighton Elzie, Princeton Elzie and Kai Brown; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his wife, Gayla Jones; parents, Preston and Vinnie Jones; son, Kevin Jones; daughter-in-law, Renee Jones; brothers, Lee, Everette, R.V. and Charles; sisters, Alice and Juanita. Graveside Services will be held at Arcola-Roseland Cemetery, Arcola, LA at 1:00PM Thursday, January 5, 2023. Services conducted by Bro. David Cutrer. McKneely Funeral Home, Amite, in charge of arrangements. For an online guestbook, visit


The time is finally here!!!! After so much prayer and preparation has gone into getting this ministry ready for our young boys and young men in and around our community (ages 5-17) the kick start FUN DAY is right upon us. Please make plans to come check it out!!!!!!

This is a wonderful opportunity to get your sons,grandsons,nephews etc. involved in a Christian based program where they’ll not only be taught how to be godly young men but they’ll also learn outdoor life skills that they’ll be able to use the rest of their lives.

Trail Life USA Troop LA-6190’s launch party will be at 3:00PM on January 14th, 2022 at the KBSA ball fields on the north side of Kentwood. Troop membership is $35.00/year and registration will be available at the party. Memberships are only for boys age 5-17 and registered adult leaders. We will have a BB gun booth, archery booth, and various games available to enjoy! We will also roast hot dogs and make s’mores while supplies last! Bring your sons and come ready to have a good time!

If interested, attend the informational meeting on the 14th.

Prayer Meeting at FBC tonight

*6 P.M.

*”More Faith”

*Romans 4

Read Scripture Daily

*Psalm 110: 1-7

*Luke 2: 39-51

I would define my mission on earth as . . . .

Thanks for reading and praying. Have you thought about sharing THE PRAYER LINK with someone else lately?

Anna Lee

According to his uncle, Damar Hamlin is trying to breathe on his own better. Please continue to pray for Damar and his family.