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A BIG LOT OF THANKS, TWO GREAT CHALLENGES
Deacon Dispatch On the wall in my office at Memorial Hospital are a number of certificates and diplomas that are important to me. Included are a diploma from Dallas Theological Seminary, a Certificate of Ordination to the Gospel ministry, and a Certificate of Certification from Hospital Chaplains Ministry Association. Included among these significant documents is my Certificate of Ordination as a deacon from Winstanley Baptist Church. Clearly being a deacon is important to me. Here’s why. The word deacon (diakonos…
Christmas Bells “I heard the bells on Christmas Day Their old familiar carols play, And wild and sweet The words repeat Of peace on earth, good-will to men! And thought how, as the day had come, The belfries of all Christendom Had rolled along The unbroken song Of peace on earth, good-will to men! Till, ringing, singing on its way, The world revolved from night to day, A voice, a chime A chant sublime Of peace on earth, good-will to…
Let’s put Christ back in Christmas!
Deacons are called to servanthood.
We need a Bible that challenges us to live.