Bearing the ‘marks’ of Jesus

Bearing the ‘marks’ of Jesus

In the letter of Paul to the church at Galatia, we find that Paul is encouraging the people to place their faith in the Lord Jesus Christ rather than ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Blueberries get no respect

Blueberries get no respect

Blueberry season is the perfect time to debate George Carlin’s old saw that there are no blue foods. Are blueberries blue? Or are they purple, a...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Anniversary

Anniversary

Walter Gray and Shirley Tucker Nichols, of Pilot Mountain, marked 60 years of marriage recently.They were married on July 7, 1956, at Friendship Bapti...

July 17th, 2016 |  


People needed to stand in the gap

People needed to stand in the gap

We find in Ezekiel 22 that the prophet Ezekiel is prophesying or preaching in a time where there was violence, crime, and immorality being practiced b...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Italians release best study ever

Italians release best study ever

In what has got to be the best scientific study ever done, it was recently found that pasta doesn’t make you fat and is, in fact, associated wit...

July 13th, 2016 |  


Health Department Inspections

Health Department Inspections is a regular listing of inspections conducted in Surry County establishments by North Carolina health officials. The lis...

July 8th, 2016 |  


Encouragers needed

Encouragers needed

In Acts 4:36 we read of a man named Joses, the disciples gave him a nickname, “Barnabas” which means “son of consolation” (KJV...

July 8th, 2016 |  


Herbs that go on you, not just in you

Herbs that go on you, not just in you

‘Natural skin care’ is big business today. There’s a huge demand for skin care products and other personal care items that are ̵...

July 6th, 2016 |  


Shelton leaves rich legacy at North

Shelton leaves rich legacy at North

Most every teacher has heard this question at some point. It changes slightly with the class being taught.“When am I ever going to use calculus/...

July 3rd, 2016 |  


Respecting those who gave

Respecting those who gave

Recently some friends, my wife and I were blessed to take a trip to our nation’s capital. While there we visited several of the war memorials, w...

July 1st, 2016 |