Be willing to let God use you for His plans

Have you been watching “The Bible” series that is on Sunday nights? We have, and it is really good. Have you noticed that these people are not polished and refined, but they are rather,..hmm, rather human? They faced fear and rejection, and certainly persecution. They sometimes wondered what they should do. At times, they are … Read more

Have faith; God has your back

Jesus replied, “You don’t understand now what I am doing but someday you will.” — John 13:7 The state test has been over for several weeks now in writing. The students assume school is over after testing. As a teacher, I have struggled to keep them in that learning zone. It’s really tough when they … Read more

Freed by Christ 5-21-15

Memorial Day is almost here. We thank Jesus Christ for all our Military Service people who gave their lives for our country and people in other countries as well. Please remember the families of these fallen soldiers. We pray for all of them. God knows your grief. The Holy Spirit is the Comforter. Please let … Read more

Can people see God in you?

“No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another, God lives in us and his love is made complete in us.” — 1 John 4:12 This past Sunday was Mother’s Day. It was a day full of moms getting the recognition and pam-pering they deserve. Mothers work so hard to take care … Read more

Freed by Christ 5-14-15

God’s Bible says in Romans 8: 37, “Yet in all these things we are more than conquer-ors through Him who loved us.” No matter what happens in life through Jesus Christ, we can overcome. God is always faithful and always keeps His promises. We join in prayer with you for the Ryan Chapel congregation. We … Read more

Freed by Christ 5-7-15

God’s Bible says in 2 Chronicles 7:14, “If my people who are called by My name will humble themselves and pray and seek My face, and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin and heal their land.” Today is the National Day of Prayer day. Our … Read more

A blaze of glory

Members of Ryan Chapel Methodist Church gathered Sunday night, watching as their church burned to the ground, slowly shaking their heads and speaking in hushed tones – admitting to feeling helpless. The log cabin-style church was built in 1937, the fourth building of the congregation that was founded in 1866 on FM 2497, a couple … Read more