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My Week in Brief (2016-10-22)

Oct. 16 – A GREAT response to The 26K Challnege.  God led a generous family to match contributions and pledges up to $13,000 for the “Road to Freedom” from  October-December.  We’ve already received $5,290!  A great start, but we must follow through and take every advantage of this tremendous opportunity. (PK) Oct. 16 – I […]

My Week in Brief (2016-10-15)

Oct. 9 – With joy we received Shirley Kaney as an FBC member today.  Let’s keep our covenant to strengthen and encourage one another as we journey toward home.  (PK) Oct. 9 – We collected an offering of $564 for world hunger today. I’m sure that was reduced by Hurricane Matthew. So we will extend […]

My Week in Brief (2016-10-8)

Oct. 3 – Debi returns home today.  We’re happy she enjoyed her time in PA, but we’ll surely be glad to have her back.  And we’re thankful to Marjorie Morris, who brought us a not only delicious brownies, but the ice cream to go with them!  Yum!  (PK) Oct. 4 – I hope we won’t […]

My Week in Brief (2016-10-1)

Sept. 25 – What a great D-NOW weekend!  Students learned something I think is important for us all —to reduce the noise in our lives, be still, and know the Lord is God.  When is the last time you hit “Pause”?  I enjoyed meeting Dr. Shepson.  We have a lot in common (as you probably […]

My Week in Brief (2016-9-24)

Sept. 18 – I’m grateful we have The Merge and our air conditioning there works!  What a wonderful facility God has given us.  I tend to focus on the challenge of eliminating our debt, but we should all be thankful for the ministry that occurs due to those investments.  (PK) Sept. 18 – Tonight was […]

My Week in Brief (2016-9-17)

Sept. 11 – Thank you, Mike Epperson, for the extraordinary job of organizing our recognition First Responders.  I prayed today: “Forgive us, Father, when we fail to recognize First Responders until there is a crisis.”  I’m taking that to heart.  I hope we all will.  (PK) Sept. 11 – A special thanks to Rick Still, […]

My Week in Brief (2016-9-10)

Sept. 6 – Today we said goodbye to Marie Frazier.  One of her family members told me, “She was a true Southern lady.”  How true.  She was so kind to me.  Once when she knew I was down, she made a special trip to the office just to cheer me up.  I felt the warm […]

My Week in Brief (2016-9-3)

Aug. 26 – I was so saddened to hear that George & Esther Taylor’s grandson, Jason Moore, had been killed in a motorcycle accident.  I went to offer our love and the hope we have in Christ.  Let us all remember that we have no promise of tomorrow on this earth, but we do have […]

My Week in Brief (2016-8-26)

Aug. 20 – theBRIDGE was a great celebration of those who’ve graduated from our Children’s Ministry into our Student Ministry.  I loved the encouraging tone. We owe a debt to Dana Bell and Dan Brown, and to the amazing volunteers who stand with them, for making FBC a place where young people grow in the […]

My Week in Brief (2016-8-19)

Aug. 15 – Roland and Billie Brant’s granddaughter, Wren, has been diagnosed with leukemia.  Please pray for her, for her parents, Steve and Brandi (who is expecting a baby), and her siblings.  You can follow their story on www.caringbridge.org and on the Facebook Group “Hope for Wren #AllinforWren”.   (PK) Aug. 15 – Both of my […]