Rustlings (May 15, 2017)

Rustlings (May 15, 2017)

She made it past the sifting of resumes. When our church’s upcoming vacancy in the finance office was announced, numerous vitae and resumes made their way to the church office. The appointed search committee set criteria, surveyed the applicants and chose those they...
Rustlings (May , 2017)

Rustlings (May , 2017)

YESTERDAY… was prep day. In the minds of most folk, the prep is worse than the procedure itself. While every physician tailors the preparatory regimen to their own specifications, none of the systems are unbearable. The preparation may be as simple as ‘one powerful...
Rustlings: Mary Carol Anderson (May 1, 2017)

Rustlings: Mary Carol Anderson (May 1, 2017)

First Baptist’s Ministerial Internship program has been in existence for over 30 years, and our church’s ministries have had the opportunity to benefit from the gifts and talents of our former interns. I hope you all will join us for a special worship service on...
Rustlings (April 24, 2017)

Rustlings (April 24, 2017)

In just a few days, I will be welcomed back to Greenville. After nearly two weeks in Israel, I’ll be back home. I’ll be welcomed by a stack of mail, a list of ‘to-do’s’ and some smiles and handshakes from friends, children and parishioners. This week, our friends from...
Roadrunner Memories

Roadrunner Memories

Tuesday, March 21, twenty-two Roadrunners journeyed to Social Circle, GA, to have lunch at the internationally acclaimed Blue Willow Inn. The group enjoyed an elegant buffet of Southern cuisine, featuring a variety of delicious soups, meats, vegetables, and desserts....
Rustlings (April 17, 2017)

Rustlings (April 17, 2017)

At 6:00 yesterday morning (Monday, April 17), a group of sleepy-eyed, excited pilgrims gathered in the parking lot of First Baptist Greenville. We boarded a bus and were shuttled through the early morning commuter traffic of Atlanta. We arrived at the Atlanta airport...