Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Free Tax Assistance for area residents by our VITA staff! Appointments are now being taken for Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings between January 26 and February 25. (More appointments will be available in early February or March!) Call 423-476-5493 for an...
Dillard Family Trust

Dillard Family Trust

Download Press Release (PDF) Give Online Mail checks to:CrossNet Baptist NetworkDillard Family2707 North Ocoee Street Cleveland, TN 37312In person:Drop off checks at the above address after January 3, 2023. Dear Friend in Christ,Many of you know about the...

Have you heard of the Four Spiritual laws?

Have you heard of the four spiritual laws? Just as there are physical laws that govern the physical universe, so are there spiritual laws that govern your relationship with God. The first spiritual law is that “God loves you and has a wonderful plan for your...

Eliminate the Burden of a Busy Life by Randy C. Davis

Originally published in the Baptist and Reflector I do not believe that Jesus expects us to sacrifice our families, sanity or health on the altar of ministry. Too many ministers unfortunately work themselves in that direction, but that’s counter to what Jesus...

The Prayer of Thanksgiving

The first words of prayer ought to be words of thanksgiving and praise. This is the place true prayer begins. While we often use the words interchangeably, this is probably a distinction to be drawn between praise and thanksgiving. Thanksgiving is expressing gratitude...

Press On!!

World champion marathon runner Robert de Castella said, “Running well is a matter of having the patience to persevere when you are tired and not expecting instant results. The only secret is that it is consistent, often monotonous, boring, hard work. And it is...

Are We for Real?

Sometimes I find myself out in the community and someone says, “Hello, Phil,” and I recognize their face. In those instances, the name and the church where I met this person elude me. The first thing that comes to mind, however, is that I hope I showed an...
Donations for Kentucky

Donations for Kentucky

What is needed! I traveled to Kentucky today and looked at where we have been asked to serve.  The destruction is more than pictures on the TV can really show.  Please pray for those affected and those who will go and serve.  It will be a long recovery...