I have fought the good fight,
I have finished the race,
I have kept the faith.
2 Timothy 4:7
We usually hear this verse at a funeral, but I suggest it has many applications. It could be appropriate for a person at retirement or completing a particular phase of a job. It might seem appropriate when a child gets married. It might be appropriate when . . . .
BLOOD DRIVE FOR DONALD DUNCAN
- March 2
- 2 P.M. – 7 P.M.
- New Zion Baptist Church
SENIOR ADULT LUNCH
- March 15th
- Joe’s Italian food
- Hammond, LA
- Bus leaves at 10:15
READ THE BIBLE TODAY
- Exodus 3: 1-10
- Exodus 15: 11-13
- “God rescued the Israelites by . . . . “
SUNDAY’S SERMON TOPICS AND BIBLE PASSAGES
- February 26th
- A.M. – “The Preparation (Education)” – Ezekiel 3
- P.M. – “Doing the Right Thing” – 2 Samuel 9
Please pray for those who have a heart of bitterness and who commit crimes in our communities. Often, the crimes are unexplainable. We can pray for them and those around them. God can heal them if the choose to be healed.
There are a number of people on Bro. Darryl’s prayer list that he shares on Wednesday nights. Check out his prayer list on replay of prayer meeting that you can watch at your convenience.
Read about how Baptist are helping with the disaster in Ohio as a result of a train derailment.
It’s just over a week until our OCC Work Day on March 4th. I hope you have checked your calendar to see if you are available to give a few hours to missions. Also, if you have some time in the next week to work an hour or two at the church, please let me know.
Thanks to those who are giving so that the shoeboxes can be packed in a few months. We are finding it hard to locate the last 25 calculators we need. If you locate the solar calcculators, please purchase them for us or tell us were you saw them. Also, we have been packaging soap lately. Any brand of soap is acceptable.
With permission and guidance, you can put your “willing hands” to work doing many different tasks. Does your Sunday School room need a refreshing? How about the bulletin board? Are there shelves or drawers that need to be organized? What about a table or area that holds literature? That’s one area to put your “willing hands” to work. Take a look around, find a partner, and get permission. We can all use our “willing hands”.