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Pastor’s Weekly Notes (Page 3)

January 21, 2018

Yesterday was a blessing!   Do you relish being able to worship with God’s people like we did here yesterday?  Or is Sunday a DUTY that you endure because you know you are supposed to do it?  The answer to those questions will tell you a lot about your happiness in your local church body or your displeasure.  Getting honest with yourself about…

January 14, 2018

79 degrees yesterday & the same today.  Is this weather paradise or what?   Yesterday was SPUD Day at Bethel.  The Homebuilder’s Adult Bible class sponsored baked potatoes after the evening service last night in the Fellowship Hall for the entire church.  They had all the fixin’s for the spuds plus veggies & stuff for the dieters too.  It was entirely lovely for…

January 7, 2018

Greetings & blessings upon you! We had a blessed day at Bethel Baptist yesterday.  Many of the traveling folks returned from their holiday adventures, but many of the “walking dead” who are still struggling with the flu & its attentive compatriot, the congestion scourge, are still away from us.  And we miss them all, but we are content that they get better…

December 31, 2017

Happy New Year! It was a holiday & flu weekend for us here at Bethel.  We had the lowest attendances of my twelve years here as pastor, but it was due to so many folks being away for the holidays AND a huge episode of the flu!  Aside from that, we had a good Lord’s Day at Bethel.  It may have been…

December 24, 2017

Merry Christmas! It was the holiday weekend & to be sure many of our folks were out of town with their loved ones.  Also the flu bug is raging in this area, & we had some folks out due to illness too.  So although attendance was a bit down, it was still a special time together to rejoice in the birth of…