Peace on Earth

“Peace on earth, good will toward men,” is a promise that the angelic host declared to the shepherds on the night of our dear Saviour’s birth recorded for us in Luke 2:14. However, in Luke 12:51, Jesus makes a different declaration to a group of people in response to a question from Peter. There Jesus…

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…