Pastor’s Heart

It is Time to Seek the Lord for Life

Yesterday, in 1973, the US Supreme Court, determined that the rights of a pregnant mother were superior to the right of the preborn child in her womb. Back then they made their determination based on the false presumption that the unborn child was not a living being, but rather an impersonal mass of tissue. Over…

The Future is Looking Good

I am very encouraged by many of the things that I see in our future. We have enjoyed several sermons over the past few weeks by young men who, for the most part, grew up right here at Summerville Baptist Church. Tonight, we will hear another message by one of those fellas with Micah Flippo…

“Mary, Did You Know?”

Mary did you know that your baby boy will some day walk on water? Mary did you know that your baby boy will save our sons and daughters? Did you know that your baby boy has come to make you new? This child that you’ve delivered, will soon deliver you. Mary did you know that…

Celebrating the First Coming of Messiah

This is literally what we do each year as we recognize the Christmas season. Celebrating and remembering is what people do when something monumental has taken place. Is anything much more monumental than God’s fulfilment of sending the Messiah that He had His prophets record about in the Old Testament? If Messiah did not come,…

Thankfulness for God’s Promises

I trust you had a wonderful Thanksgiving celebration this past week. I know I did with our family and church family, which brought me many blessings. Last Sunday was a wonderful Lord’s Day, all day long, with many of God’s people here together for the morning services, lunch, and the afternoon service. Then, many gathered…

“Investing in Eternity”

In the book of Exodus, when the Lord gave them manna to eat, He gave them specific instructions about how to use it. They were told only to get as much as they needed for them and their families for the day and to trust that God would provide it again the next day. However,…