How to Read the Whole Bible in 2015 (Justin Taylor) “The average person reads 200 to 250 words per minute; there are about 775,000 words in the Bible; therefore it takes less than 10 minutes a day to read the whole Bible in a year.”
A Prayer for Extending the Kindness of God to Others (Scotty Smith) “Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Col. 3:12“
10 Questions to Ask at the Beginning of a New Year (Don Whitney) “Even those most faithful to God occasionally need to pause and think about the direction of their lives. It’s so easy to bump along from one busy week to another without ever stopping to ponder where we’re going and where we should be going.”
Biblical Archaeology’s Top Ten Discoveries of 2014 (Christianity Today) “A flurry of year-end announcements provided some late-breaking additions to the list of archaeological discoveries made public in 2014.”
This Sunday evening starts our Winter Bible Study and we will start with the Life Conversation Guide and a time of prayer for our family and friends who need Jesus. Come out and join us at 6PM.
THEME VERSE FOR 2015 AT OLD POWHATAN BAPTIST CHURCH
But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for his own possession, that you may proclaim the excellencies of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light.
(1 Peter 2:9)