THE MIRACLE ON 45AVE.

Monday, August 14th, 2017

By Ken BlueUnobserved, and of no interest to those who never knew, That eternal business was discussed on Forty-Fourth Avenue.A little band that prayed for land, the year of seventy-two, Gave God a reason, it was the season to trust and to do.The owners replied, and we complied, with witnesses: two. What began continues the […]

HOW IMPORTANT IS SOUL-WINNING

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

How Important Is Soul-Winning By Ken Blue How important is soul-winning? Perhaps the following illustration will help you decide: A storm developed in the Pacific Ocean and for several days the waves crashed against the sandy beaches of the Hawaiian Islands. Thousands of sand dollars washed upon the seashore and were stranded. A lady, walking […]

SERVICE IS THE KEY

Friday, March 20th, 2015

It’s All About Service #1 By Ken Blue A few years ago I visited the Eagle Hardware store in our town. It was a man’s shopping paradise, with tools everywhere! As I entered the large double-doors, a man wearing an employee vest came out of an aisle on my left. We almost collided. I asked where […]

DON’T BELIEVE THE CAMEL STORY

Thursday, September 6th, 2012

Eliminating Camel Humps By Ken Blue Many pastors agonize over the summer and winter months when it comes to church  attendance and offerings. They have been programed to believe that these two seasons are predestined to lower church attendance. Dr. Elmer Towns compared it to a two humped camel. The gap between the camel humps […]

IT CAN BE DONE, EVEN IN THE SUMMER SLUMP!

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

COMMUNITY OUTREACH OR SUMMER SLUMP Once again Pastor Jason Murphy and church members have demonstrated that you can reach your community for Christ, even in the summer slump, if you are determined to do so. Below are some pictures and comments by Pastor Murphy. “Praise God for a great day at Open Door. Last Sunday […]

THE PASTOR SHOULD EXPECT TROUBLE; NOT CREATE IT

Saturday, April 10th, 2010

INSTRUCTIONS ABOUT TROUBLE FOR THE PASTOR By Ken Blue “And when the devil had ended all the temptation, he departed from him for a season.” Luke 4:13. “He that passeth by, and meddleth with strife belonging not to him, is like one that taketh a dog by the ears.” Proverbs 26:17. A pastor must be, […]