142 years of mint, bourbon and big hats

142 years of mint, bourbon and big hats

Short attention spans are nothing new. America’s oldest continuously running sports event is over almost before it starts and it’s been th...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Enjoying a blessed life

Enjoying a blessed life

In the previous columns, we have discussed in detail God’s great love for us His children, and how valuable that is in a real way. We have talke...

April 29th, 2016 |  


May Day, second string holiday deserves better

May Day, second string holiday deserves better

This Sunday will be May Day and not much is going to happen.May Day, or May 1, is just about the only one of the old pagan holidays that wasn’t ...

April 27th, 2016 updated: April 27th, 2016. |  


Concern about heartburn?

Concern about heartburn?

As we watch television, read magazines, or speak with friends and family, we are constantly reminded about heartburn and reflux, also known as GERD (G...

April 24th, 2016 |  


A wonderful life with Father God

A wonderful life with Father God

In our last three columns, we have discussed in detail God’s great love for us, the truth of His character and how much He desires to help us, a...

April 22nd, 2016 |  


It’s not a dumpling, it’s a matzo ball

It’s not a dumpling, it’s a matzo ball

Passover comes late this year. Usually, Passover and Easter fall close together. The timing of the Christian holiday is, in fact, based on the Jewish ...

April 20th, 2016 updated: April 20th, 2016. |  


Faith: Our confident connection with God

Faith: Our confident connection with God

The New Testament word “faith” comes from the Greek word pistis, which means trusting in the truthfulness of God. So our faith is knowing ...

April 15th, 2016 |  


Try some street food at home

Try some street food at home

Street food is a beautiful thing. Walking up to a food cart on the street and grabbing a quick lunch can be a gamble but more often than not, it’...

April 13th, 2016 |  


Knowing God’s character

Knowing God’s character

The New Testament is packed full of evidence of God’s love for us, and His great desire to bless us, His beloved children.I like that word belov...

April 8th, 2016 |  


Exodus celebrates 30 year anniversary

Exodus celebrates 30 year anniversary

The Exodus Progressive Primitive Baptist Church family of Pilot Mountain, at 179 Exodus Church Road, is celebrating its members and its 30-year annive...

April 7th, 2016 |