Fasting Journal Day 22
Mar16

Fasting Journal Day 22

Wow, I am amazed at how God is sustaining me. In day 22 of a 40 day fast and still no hunger pains, simply amazing. I believe we have many of the messes that we have in our lives because we have neglected the Word of God. God has given us the words, His words and we should fast. I had a phone call form a friend who informed me they are worried about me. When I asked why, the answer was because you are going to kill yourself not...

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Emmie Payne 7 weeks old
Mar16

Emmie Payne 7 weeks old

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The Marriage Checkup
Mar16

The Marriage Checkup

The Marriage Checkup is a tool that I use when doing pastoral counseling with married couples. Here is the great thing about this tool, you don’t have to have a bad marriage to use this. The fact is, this is a great tool to help a good marriage be great. The Marriage Checkup provides a perfect tune-up for all married couples: Those happily so, those who seldom think about their marriage, and those who simply deny that problems...

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Wytheville District Youth Rally @ SNL – First UMC Hillsville this Sunday Night
Mar16

Wytheville District Youth Rally @ SNL – First UMC Hillsville this Sunday Night

We will be having our first Youth Rally of 2010 at First Hillsville UMC. Pizza will be served in the Fellowship Hall beginning at 6 pm and the rally will begin in the Sanctuary at 6:30 pm. This is going to be somewhat of a special rally, given that it will be led by youth. Those youth that participate in the District Youth Lay Speaker Event will be leading us in worship. Come out and support your fellow youth as we all worship the...

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Book Review But So Much More: How to cousel a couple in 6 sessions or less
Mar16

Book Review But So Much More: How to cousel a couple in 6 sessions or less

Paperback: 167 pages Publisher: Regal Books (September 2002) Language: English ISBN-10: 0830730680 ISBN-13: 978-0830730681 For a pastor doing pastoral counseling, this book is number one on my list for couples. The book is practical and starts from a biblical foundation for marriage and the need to work things through. There is a strong basis in the book to show that marriages will be better if the couple first have a dynamic...

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