Roses in the Ashes

Roses in the Ashes

It may happen more often than I realize, but I cannot remember Ash Wednesday and Valentine’s Day landing on the same day—ever!  Being a congregational minister and a husband for over 25 years, this is something I would have remembered. In fact, a quick search engine...
Profiles in Goodwill: Jason Coker

Profiles in Goodwill: Jason Coker

Jason Coker is coordinator of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of Mississippi. 1. Where did you grow up? Shaw, Mississippi (in the middle of the Mississippi Delta). 2. What is your favorite verse, book or story in the Bible? Why? Isaiah 58:1-14. This passage is why...

Mothers of God

A sermon delivered by Keith Herron, Pastor, Holmeswood Baptist Church, Kansas City, Mo., on December 23, 2012. Luke 1:39-45 (46-55) The Fourth Sunday of Advent   The fourth Sunday of the pageant of Advent is sometimes known as Mother’s Day. Mary (a soprano, don’t you...