What Will You Let Go of Today?

By Doug Batchelor

An Amazing Fact: Monkey trappers in North Africa have a clever method of catching their prey. They fill a number of gourds with nuts and chain them firmly to a tree. Each has a hole just large enough to allow an unsuspecting monkey to stick his hand inside the hollowed-out gourd.  Continue reading


God’s Rosebud ~ Author unknown

rosebudA new minister was walking with an older, more seasoned minister in the garden one day.

Feeling a bit insecure about what God had for him to do, he was asking the older preacher for some advice.

The older preacher walked up to a rosebush and handed the young preacher a rosebud and told him to open it without tearing off any of the petals.

The young preacher looked in disbelief at the older preacher and was trying to figure out what a rosebud could possibly have to do with his wanting to know the will of God for his life and ministry.

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Praise Report – I just want to say thank you Jesus for everything for my family’s health and for having a job I thank you God for everything. Amen #prayerworkskswpkavx

Healing Request – Complete healing of a tooth I had filled yesterday which is still causing me a lot of pain in Jesus Name, Amen.  #prayerworksstorieskswpkavx

shamrock-cloverThe History of St. Patrick’s Day. St Patrick’s Day is celebrated annually on March 17th, the traditional religious feast day of St. Patrick and the day he is believed to have died in 460 A.D. The Irish have observed this religious holiday for thousands of years.
St. Patrick’s Day – History and Fun Facts…

freefries1If you love french fries and you’re American, you most likely believe you have the corner on enjoying French Fries. AND YOU’D BE …. WRONG! WHAT!
The fact is…. You’re not! The country that eats the most per person, per year, is …… Belgium, at 165 pounds annually. We’re only eating 48.
It’s been said that Thomas Jefferson was the person responsible for bringing fries to America. He came across fried potatoes while serving as the American Ambassador to France.

slurpee50yrsThe Slurpee turns 50-years-old this year, and 7-Eleven, the convenience store chain, celebrates the “event” by offering a “Bring Your Own Cup” event.  You can bring any food-safe receptacle to their store, and as long as it fits inside a 10-inch cutout on the in-store display, you can fill it up. 7-Eleven recommends things like goblets, jars, carafes and the like, but not your aquarium or monster sized noodle pan.


15Annie-Moses-Band-610-x-238KSWP/KAVX Proud to announce: Fresh from a sell-out performance at Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry, the ANNIE MOSES BAND brings Rhapsody in Bluegrass to the Temple Theater on the Angelina College campus March 17 at 7:30 pm. The ANNIE MOSES BAND has been inspiring and entertaining audiences for over a decade with their unique blend of folk and classical music.  These virtuosic siblings combine their Juilliard-honed chops with the Nashville sound – and the results are captivating. With record-breaking numbers of airings on PBS and Christian television, they unify audiences, young and old—classical connoisseurs and roots enthusiasts, jazz lovers and bluegrass buffs. Tickets are on sale now and range from $25-$35 (Premium/Box $38). For Tickets Go Here