Monthly Archives: July 2007

VBS 2007

7-29-07 by Michael Gilbert What a great week! VBS was outstanding! Our teachers did an exemplary job teaching the young people…rooms were beautifully decorated, kids were excited, Jesus was taught…what could be better?!! A big thank-you goes out to all … Continue reading

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Biblical Wisdom Still Relevant

Kyle Butt, M.A. About 3,000 years ago, one of the wisest men to have ever lived penned through divine inspiration this statement: “A merry heart does good like medicine, but a broken spirit dries the bones” (Proverbs 17:22). Solomon’s statement … Continue reading

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A Lion Hath Roared

7-29-07 by Brandon Canup (student, Tri-Cities School of Preaching & Christian Development) “A lion hath roared! Who will not fear? The Lord God has spoken, who can but prophesy?” (Amos 3:8) The first part of this verse is common sense. … Continue reading

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Van Gogh’s Best Work

Author unknown Vincent Van Gogh was not always an artist. In fact, he wanted to be a preacher and was sent to the Belgian mining community of Borinage in 1879. He discovered that the miners there endured deplorable working conditions … Continue reading

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2 John 6 – The Nature of Love

by Wayne Jackson (ChristianCourier.com) Exactly what is love? Is it merely a sentimental, emotional disposition towards God? Or does love involve more than that? When the Lord suggested that the “great” commandment is loving God with all of one’s heart, … Continue reading

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God’s Love

by Michael Gilbert July 19, 2007 “Behold, the days come,” saith the Lord, “that I will raise unto David a righteous Branch; and a King shall reign and prosper, and shall execute judgment and justice in the earth. In His … Continue reading

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Mary Winkler, Churches of Christ, and the Liberal News Media

July 15, 2007 by Sam Willcut, John Taber, and Michael Gilbert Due to the tragic death of Matthew Winkler (a preacher who preached for the Fourth Street church of Christ in Selmer, TN), and the subsequent murder trial of Mary … Continue reading

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