“Psalms”

You may not know that not only are there 150 psalms in our Bibles, but they have a variety of different functions.  And while browsing through the psalms and reading and praying can always be a meaningful moment with God, those moments can be enhanced when we find...

“Church Life”

In 1990-91 I attended Yale University Divinity School to find answers.  As a youth pastor, I remember driving vans, hosting lock-ins and setting up folding chairs — and being very lonely.  Meanwhile, I read the New Testament and discovered descriptions of rich,...

Love unwrapped.

This was published on Christmas day.  How many people read the newspaper on Christmas day? We jump into Christmas with both feet. I suppose when you begin holiday traditions you are bound to them forever – or at least until the kids leave home. “Dad, when are you...
Ray Higgins Retirement Reception

Ray Higgins Retirement Reception

Ray Higgins is retiring from his wonderful service as Coordinator of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of Arkansas.  Ray has been a tremendous asset to our church over the  years, faithfully providing encouragement and networking us with other CBF people and...