“Look to the Lord and His strength; seek his face always.” — Psalm 105:4. Several weeks ago, Mike was forced to do our grocery shopping. That’s one thing that I dread doing, and poor Mike always gets stuck doing the shopping. On this specific trip, I had asked Mike to pick up fast breakfast food ...

We had a gully washer at our home Saturday night. We knew it was coming because Baby, the teacup Chihuahua, was barking and whimpering. Baby has learned to be deathly afraid of storms because our Jack Russell, Daisy, is seriously frightened of them. When Daisy hears thunder, she heads under the deck or somewhere near ...

It is hard to believe school is over.  Jesus Christ has blessed and protected our schools this year.  We thank God for all of the school workers.  We thank Jesus Christ for watching over all the students and their families this year. This summer all these students will be home and around town.  A lot ...

“Those who obey him will not be punished. Those who are wise will find a time and a way to do what is right.” Ecclesiastes 8:5 Time is often a precious commodity in the Stephens house. This past week was no exception. We had a zillion, or so it felt, things going on. I was ...

“Her children arise up, and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praiseth her.” — Proverbs 31:28. I woke up to little whispers trying to wake up their dad. Secretly, they had planned breakfast in bed for me on Mother’s Day.. I’m very thankful that Mike got up to make an eatable breakfast. (I ...

May 1, 2013 Newspaper   Freed By Christ by Pastor Kenny Hibbs, First Baptist Church – Diboll   How can you have peace in your heart and spirit with all the tragedy and crisis our nation has experienced in the last couple of weeks?  The only way to find and have that peace you are ...

CIA comes to DHS Thursday, May 2, 2013 Diboll High School recently had their first ever Christians in Action meeting. “Small crowd for the first time, but it’s getting better,” said Hunter McLeroy, CIA president and founder. Christians in Action is looking for donations and support to help get the club going. “All money eventually ...

Then Jesus told him, “You believe because you have seen me. Blessed are those who believe without seeing me.” — John 20:29 Easter Sunday – Wow! Our church was PACKED today! It was wonderful to look around and see so many people. We had visitors, friends who had returned to church, and our regular members. ...

When we look back on the actual events that occurred around the crucifixion, we want to think that we would not have been like the Pharisees. We think that we would not have been like them, and that we would have realized that Jesus was the Messiah. We would not have crucified Him,…but we did. ...

We trust you had a blessed Easter. Jesus Christ is Risen! Did Easter impact your life? If it did, then the change will last forever with Jesus as your personal Savior and Lord. Jesus will never leave you. You know for sure, now, you will be in Heaven when you die. What does Jesus want ...