• Mountain Mission assists poor in Eastern Kentucky

    I want to take the opportunity this month to speak of a missional opportunity in our state which I think our churches can rally behind.

  • Church News | June 18, 2015

    Worthville Pentecostal Church to host Fathers Day dinner June 21

    Worthville Pentecostal Church, 525 Old Ky. 227, in Worthville is honoring fathers. “We thank God for the fathers at Worthville Pentecostal Church, and for all fathers for reflecting on the attributes of our Heavenly Father. “ Bro. Kelien said. All are welcome. Join them for service, a gift and a dinner, 2 p.m., Sunday, June 21.

    Rev. David Croucher celebrates anniversay

  • The Greatest Question

    The last article I wrote was about the Bible. Why did I begin with the Bible, because any question you would ask any Christian about his faith, his answer will come from the Bible.

  • Valley Christian welcomes new minister

    Mr. Donnie Collings has recently accepted the preaching minister position at Valley Christian Church of Carrollton located at 817 Eleventh Street in Carrollton. This marks the beginning of his career in the ministry as a vocation.

  • Church News | June 11, 2015

    VBS at English Baptist

    English Baptist Church, 3449 Hwy. 389 in English, will hold Vacation Bible School from Monday through Friday, June 15-19, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. All are welcome.

    Worthville Christian hosts yard sale

  • Peace and war

    Peace is fleeting these days. We can hardly count on two days in a row without heartbreaking reporting of conflict and death. The next you know we’ll be reading about vipers invading our playgrounds.

    Actually, that is a good sign.

    As the prophet Isaiah tells it, there is an age of peace coming, and one of the signs of this age is the absence of age-old conflicts and fears. Like snakes.

  • Church News | June 4, 2015

    English Baptist holds yard sale June 4-6

    English Baptist Church, 3449 Hwy 389 in English is holding a yard sale from 8:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. June 4-6.

    Community giveaway at Sanders Baptist

    Sanders Baptist Church will hold its annual community giveaway this Saturday, June 6, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Items will include clothing and housewares and all is free.  Donations will be accepted toward the mission programs at the church.

  • Decisions, decisions

    A young man had been promoted to an important position in his company. He’d never dreamed he’d be in such a position, much less at such a young age. So he went to see the venerable old timer in the company, and said, “Sir, I was wondering if you could give me some advice.”

    The old timer came back with just two words: “Right decisions!”

  • Let God guide you on your next step in life’s journey

    As we approach the season of graduation, I pause to reflect on when I graduated high school. Fourty-three years ago I walked across the stage and received a high school diploma from Owen County High School.

    At the age of 18, I thought I knew what I would be doing for the rest of my life. As high school and college graduates who have completed “required classes” begin to step into the next place in our lives, we often stop and question if it is right.

  • Deaf conference June 11

    Open Door Baptist Church, 1476 Hwy. 36 East, Carrollton, will host the 11th annual Deaf Conference June 6-7. 

    The event begins at 5 p.m. June 6, with a cookout, followed by services at 6 p.m. On Sunday, June 7, Sunday school will be held at 10 a.m. and church service at 11 a.m., followed by food and fellowship. Guest speakers are Mike and Candy Bader, pictured.