Posts from November 2013

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Coping With Stress With God’s Help

by Rev. Tom Shelton

Ask anyone involved in a highly stressful situation and they will tell you it is painful.  Just living our daily lives can be stressful but when circumstances pile one upon another, our Christian walk can be hurt, as we want to scream, “Where are you God, can’t you see I need your help!”  We know […]

News from Linda

by Rev. Tom Shelton

WE HAVE MOVED! To 5161 Peavine Road, Suite 101, located in the big “white house” close to Food City.  We continue to hold Sunday services at 10 and 11 am and Thursday Bible studies at 4 pm.  We are “Reaching Out” even more with our radio and web ministries. New ministries are now being developed to […]

Bema Seat or Judgment Seat of Christ

by Rev. Tom Shelton

II Corinthians 5:10 The new Testament is abundantly clear, a day is coming when believers “must appear before the Judgment seat of Christ.” KEY:  In order to have victory over our enemies, the world, the flesh and Satan, one must come to grips with, believe what the Bible has to say on this subject and  […]

Why Christians Should Be Pro-Life

by Rev. Tom Shelton

Let me start with a question this morning and see if our major premise [that God is pro-life] will hold up?  Namely, does the Scripture [God] teach that the baby in the womb is a human life from the moment of conception?  It is our belief that the answer is definitely YES!  The reason that […]

“Keepsakes” by Linda

by Rev. Tom Shelton

Keepsakes remind me of good times and loving times with family and friends.  My Bible holds a beaded bookmark beautifully crafted by a sweet friend:  she is now with the Lord.  Memories and remembrances of her are fresh and alive.  She is no longer here on earth, but there in heaven with Jesus:  I feel […]

When in Trouble Ask for God’s Help

by Rev. Tom Shelton

“Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time, casting all your care upon Him for He cares for you.”  (I Peter 5:6-7) Is today a day when you need strength, just to get through it?  The Psalmist gives us counsel about living day to day as […]

“Friends” by Linda

by Rev. Tom Shelton

I’m thinking of friends today, from days of youth and now in later years.  Here are some thoughts of others:  “Old friends are best.  King James used to call for his old shoes; they were the easiest for his feet.”  (John Selden)  “My friend is that one whom I can associate with my choicest thought.”  […]