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Call in the big guns

Here’s something interesting: there is a little patch of land between Egypt and the Sudan – get out your globe – called Bir Tawil. Bir Tawil is a mountainous region about 800 square miles in area that is not currently under the claim of any recognized country

We are in desperate need of rain

What???   Here July is almost half over. It seems I’m always talking about how fast time goes by for this old lady and it is hot today (Monday). We are in desperate need of rain. Lord, we do need this today. I love the weekends. I know

When You Intercede, You Sow A Seed

Greetings from The Springs! Here are the upcoming events at USBC: •Junior and Senior Ushers 20th Anniversary….July 27th at 10:00 a.m. •Revival …August 4th-8th 7:30 p.m. nightly •Homecoming/Family & Friends Day…August 10th 10:00 a.m. Also don’t forget that First Lady Toni Terrell will speak at Flat Rock

Leaders Should Be Readers

Reading is drudgery for most people. According to the Jenkins Group, a research company, 33 percent of high school graduates will not read another book after graduation. We live in a visual culture where information is gained at the click of a button. With the advent of DVR’s, On Demand Cable and

Olympic swimmers at the Bulldog Grandslam Swim

We were all saddened to hear the news on this past Sunday afternoon that Dean Strange, who was only 35 years old, had passed away.  Bless his heart; he had been fighting lung and breathing problems for a long, long time.  He fought a long, hard, and brave

A useful life can’t be entirely peaceful and carefree

Sunday morning attendance was good for the worship service. Some members are still on vacation and others are out due to sickness and jobs. Our prayers go out to each one. We welcome our visitors, as they are faithful to come each week and bless us with

Bible school at Buckhead was successful

I was saddened to learn of the death of Dean Strange on Sunday evening. He had been sick over four years. He had been hospitalized many times during his illness. Many wonderful people had prayed during the time of his illness. This time God saw that it

Put your hand up!

Fair and equal treatment under the law is a topic that has manifested itself in several ways over the last few weeks. I’m not going to enumerate them, frankly, because I don’t know I could broach some of the topics and be able to keep my big

Seems even small crowds make up a great service

So many of our congregation members are on vacation, or sick and our attendance was light on Sunday, but we did have many visitors including some from Canada. Seems even small crowds make up a great service. Thanks to all the visitors that came on Sunday. It

1st Sunday at The Springs

Greetings from The Springs! In the absence of Pastor Terrell, Rev. Pattman of Indian Creek Baptist Church did an outstanding job. His text for the morning came from Acts 27:21-26 and 28:1-6. Rev. Pattman explained that the Apostle Paul was on a journey to go before Caesar,