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Doll Reed

Just for Girls

Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church Youth Ushers, Bible stories

  There are many strong women in the Bible who served God faithfully and without question.  This post, Just for Girls, is about how one woman controlled an army 10,000 soldiers. The word Judges in This Book means leader or ruler.  Deborah was a prophet who spoke on behalf of God.  Deborah was a judge […]

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Deidre

Youth Sunday School Lesson Paul, Barnabas, Peter

Baptist Church, Sunday School Lesson

All One Family Acts 15:1-12 Background Scripture:  Acts 15:1-35 Click on the Holy Bible to be taken to Bible Gateway.com   The lesson In today’s lesson, we learned that God loves us by the sincerity of our heart. In Antioch, the Jews were teaching the Gentiles.  Part of the teaching instructed the Jews to follow […]

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Deidre

Youth Sunday School Lesson – Peter and Cornelius

Baptist Church, Sunday School Lesson, Youth Sunday School Lesson

If you take a risk, it means doing something that others may think is not right. In today’s lesson, Peter took a risk by going to meet with Cornelius, who was a Gentile because Jews felt that Gentiles were unclean. Peter met with Cornelius because Cornelius prayed and fasted and because of that he had […]

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Sister Gloria (Doll) Reed

The Art of Loving Kindness

Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church 412, Bethel Baptist Church Youth Ushers, Love

A teacher asked her pupils the meaning of loving kindness. A little boy jumped up and said, “Well if I were hungry and someone gave me a piece of bread, that would be kindness, but if they put a little jelly on it, that would be loving-kindness. The Definition of Loving Kindness Kindness provides a […]

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Deidre

It Isn’t Enough

Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church 412, Bethel Baptist Church Youth Ushers

It isn’t enough to say in our hearts that we like a man for his way It isn’t enough that we fill our minds with pecans of Silent praise. Nor it is enough that we honor a man as our confidence upward mounts. It’s going right up to the man himself and telling him so […]

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Deidre

Youth Sunday School Lesson – Simon

Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church 412, Faith, Sunday School Lesson

The title of this weeks lesson was “Get it Right.”  Simon was a magician whom people admired.  In this week’s lesson,  Simon though that he could buy God’s power (The Holy Spirit) from the apostles, Peter and John, so that people would like him.  That was wrong because the Holy Spirit is a gift from […]

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Sister Gloria (Doll) Reed

The Best Solution for Any Problem

Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church 412, Bethel Baptist Church Youth Ushers, Faith, Youth Ushers

The best solution may be closer than you think. God raised up Ester from obscurity to become the queen of the entire land.  He gave her favor with everyone she met including the king because SHE believed in Him (God). Ester trusted God save her and her people, the Jews, from being murdered by those […]

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Sister Gloria (Doll) Reed

Proverbs 15:13 A Cheerful Face

Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church 412, Bethel Baptist Church Youth Ushers, Faith

Proverbs 15:13 A happy heart makes the face cheerful.  The practice of one particular church was to dismiss the children in the Sunday morning service prior to the sermon. The children would all march forward in a make-shift procession and sing a song as they passed the pulpit on their way to hear a sermon […]

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Sister Gloria (Doll) Reed

The Importance of Showing Love

Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church 412, Bethel Baptist Church Youth Ushers, Faith

    There are 500 or more passages about love in the Bible.  Here are some of my favorites: 1.  Let love and faithfulness never leave you bind them around your neck.  Write them on a tablet of your heart (Proverbs 3:3).  2.  Hatred stirs up dissension, but love covers over all wrongs (Proverbs 10:12). […]

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Sister Gloria (Doll) Reed

Sermon: Let Go, Let God

Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church, Bethel Baptist Church 412, Bethel Baptist Church Youth Ushers, Faith

2015 Usher’s Day Sermon Our Annual Usher’s Day was a huge success.  Associate Pastor, Reverend Marlene Woods, gave a powerful messages, “Let Go, Let God”.  She took the message from 1Peter 4 – 7. Why Serve God What are we serving God For:  We need to give our troubles to God and find the resolve […]

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