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 7 PM. Wednesday evening[Read More…]
For it was this darkness of understanding, this ignorance of experience, that gave necessity for Pharaoh to call forth Joseph from his prison and make him ruler over Egypt. For even the wisest men in Egypt could not interpret something that none of them had ever seen – a skinny cow!
Now after all these years, upon seeing the two sons of Joseph, Jacob has it opened to his heart by the Holy Spirit that he now shall act in God’s stead and give Rachel more children. And what a great number of children the Lord provides!
Therefore salvation is not some make over! It is a resurrection! And that is the point that our Lord would make in waiting two days in order that Lazarus’ malady could fulfill its task in removing his life.
And there will I nourish thee; for yet there are five years of famine; lest thou, and thy household, and all that thou hast, come to poverty. And in our above listed text we find him doing exactly that. Therefore he pictures our Lord Jesus Christ, nourishing his redeemed people. Yet Christ provides himself, as the Bread of heaven, to nourish our souls!