Pastor’s Heart (Page 3)

Spreading God’s Word

According to so many statements in the Bible, this is the responsibility of every true believer and every truly biblical church. It is up to us to be obedient to what God has said to us in His Word for us to do with His Word. The problem is this: Are we really submitted to…

Over 60 Years of God’s Ministry

Today, we are honored to have the oldest charter member of Summerville Baptist Church in our presence. Deleva Hills was one of the early souls saved here in the ministry as a result of bringing her children to Bible school and Sunday school and hearing the Gospel proclaimed from God’s Word. For over sixty years,…

Patriot Sunday

Today as we gather in worship and continue our study in the life of Joseph, we are also recognizing our daily heroes that serve to protect us from the malicious violence of evil people and rescue us when disasters take place. Joseph went from being an imprisoned slave to becoming a national hero to the…

Believe God & His Word

Joseph clearly was a faithful believer in God and His Word. Joseph did not allow the people around him or the situations of his life to cause him to doubt the promises that God gave to him or the God that gave these promises to him. Throughout history there have been people and men who…

We Must Get Our Eyes Off Ourselves

We humans, by nature, are prone to be very self-absorbed. If we do not consciously work against it, we will fall to it all the time. Some are surely more self-centered than others. But, if we are honest with ourselves, we must all admit that we can become guilty very easily. If we have any…

Faith Produces Faithfulness

This week I heard a sermon about the productivity of faith. Faith produces actions of obedience and faithfulness to our Lord God Almighty. If your faith is not being productive, there is a problem. The problem is either with your faith, what it is based on, or in whom your faith is placed. People put…

“Excuses” By the Kingsmen Quartet

(chorus) Excuses, excuses, you’ll hear them every day. And the Devil he’ll supply them, if the church you stay away. When people come to know the Lord, the Devil always loses So to keep them folks away from church, he offers them excuses. In the summer it’s too hot. And, in the winter, it’s too…

The Power of Influence

Every one of us needs to be cautiously aware of the power that our influence has on other people. As parents, older siblings, even older adults, we all have people that are looking to us for leadership and guidance. Our choices are being watched by these people who are affected by our influence, and we…