February 6, 2019

OUR YOUTH, E-CIGARETTES AND VAPING

Recently, the youth at one of our churches was asked, “What health matter are you most concerned about and would like more information on?” Their overwhelming, emphatic answer was “E-cigarettes and vaping!” This should be of concern not only to our youth, but also to parents, grandparents and youth leaders who need to know what our youth are experiencing and what is really on their minds. Following is a discussion that should not only inform the youth, but wake up […]
February 6, 2019

Strong Families = Strong Communities

I recently attended the college graduation of my youngest nephew, Bobby Hendricks. I am so proud of Bobby!! Bobby was quoted as saying, “It’s not how your start, it’s how you finish.” This quote speaks to Bobby’s journey to earn his college degree while being a young father raising his son. Bobby persevered with the support of a loving family and an extended village. It really does take a village to raise a child and young adults who need additional […]
February 6, 2019

Yes I Will

Our theme for 2019 is “I WILL”. The theme of the Church of God in Christ is “YES!” As we journey through the book entitled I Will by Thom Rainer, it is my hope that as Christian people we will say YES I WILL. We are living in a time when church attendance is on a decline. This means fewer people are willing to say they will serve, sacrifice and support the church on a consistent basis. They may love […]