Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, Midway Church has been operating a food pantry. But since the virus hit, the church has made it a curbside service.

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Have you ever wondered if it is? Is wrestling fake?

Someone in my church told me. As soon as she told me, I knew there was a sermon in it. What she told me was, a friend of hers has a horse named “Preacher.”

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Each year, Oak Grove Baptist Church sends a mission trip to help those in neighboring states with much-needed home projects. This year, however, the COVID-19 pandemic caused the church to cancel their annual mission of good will.

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Four area churches have received church improvement grants this week from the Community Foundation of West Georgia.

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Union Hill Baptist Church of Ranburne, Alabama, will have a gospel singing and worship service on Sunday, July 26, beginning at 9:30 a.m.(CDT).

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A local food pantry and ministry is getting closer to opening a new facility in Carrollton to offer more support to those facing poverty.

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Years ago, I went to vote in a run-off election and took our then, six-year-old daughter, Natalie, along for the educational experience. Natalie was impressed; we had voting at our house that night. She kept passing out ballots to me, Sheri and our son, Tyler (so many ballots that I thought …

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You might want to be careful before you mock the poor. I hear it around town. I heard it not long ago over lunch: “They are lazy; they don’t want to work; they aren’t smart.”

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There was a large truck with a closed aluminum trailer on the back, moving very erratically down the highway. A state trooper watched as the truck would go fast for about a mile, lose speed and then come to a stop on the shoulder. The driver got out, took a long stick and began to beat the s…

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He picked an odd place to sleep. I guess, but then maybe not. The odd place to sleep just happened to be right in front of the front doors of our church.

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Union Hill Baptist Church in Ranburne, Alabama, is having a gospel singing and worship service featuring The Troy Burns Family from Bryson City, NC, on Sunday, June 14, beginning at 10:30 AM (CDT).

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I rode the elevator with America. The elevator I rode is one in Houston, Texas, MD Anderson Hospital. It was one of many elevators. I happened to be on it because I had parked the car and was headed to the waiting room on the seventh floor of the hospital where Sheri had an appointment.

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Sheri and I were married for 28 years. I used to use a line that got some laughs: “We’ve had 26 great years together; we’ve been married 28.”