Welcome to Grace Baptist Church/Truth Tapes

What’s so different about Grace Baptist Church, Jonesboro, Ga.?

This assembly of believers has been meeting together since the summer of 1975. During that time the Lord has allowed the focus of the church to be in the serious study of his dear word. There are no other “activities”. There are no other aims. There are just three services per week with singing, prayer and a one-hour preaching session. The Lord’s Day services are at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM. The morning service is preceded by a half-hour teaching session with two separate classes; one for the adults and another for the children. There is also a Wednesday service at 7 PM… (Read more)


The Dropsy

This was the eternally prescribed place and time in which the Lord would bring mercy and grace to this soul. And he sent his “sheep dog” of dropsy to bring him there!

Few That Be Saved

He was asking, “Are there many of us who shall be granted opportunity to enter Messiah’s kingdom, like Joshua and Caleb were, to enter into the promised land?”

Wiser Worldings

With this we now understand he addresses this first parable to “the new converts class.” For he is telling these converted publicans and sinners just what their mindset must be in their new kingdom life.

This Man Receiveth Sinners

Also notice that before the son ever came to himself in the hog pen, the father is fattening the calf! For in verse 23 of this chapter his words are, bring hither the fatted calf. That is spoken in past tense! The calf is already fatted!