Mountain State Baptist Association

 

109 Willowbrook Rd

Princeton, WV 24739

www.msbawv.org

Tel: 304-425-4444

Fax: 304-431-6452

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Dr. Allan Thompson
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Our Corner of the Kingdom

October 7, 2019

My Corner of the Kingdom—September 2019

The last six months Jana and I have wandered from doctor’s office to tests to new meds and surgery for various ailments. We often joke we have forgotten what “normal” felt like. Today (8/26/19) we took another jaunt to a Wake Fore...

October 7, 2019

                We often call our pastors “shepherds of their flocks.” That means they are constant sentinels, always alert for potential danger lurking in the shadows, waiting for a prime opportunity to snatch sheep. Staying at a high level of alertness is not sustain...

July 24, 2019

“For we walk by faith, and not by sight” is my life verse (2 Cor. 5.7). That is the reason there are 50+ walking sticks on display in my office; people knowing that was my life verse donated to my global collection of sticks over the years. Let’s explore what “walking...

June 28, 2019

You have been officially warned; this column will likely score high on your squirm factor.

No one likes their ignorance discovered, much less displayed. We all tend to inflate our levels of knowledge, expertise, ability to handle ‘x’ situation. Psychologists have a term...

May 29, 2019

Orthodoxy is “right belief” or “right opinion.” Many of us still sing a song called the Doxology because in its four short phrases it states some of the most fundamentally held beliefs (God is the source of all blessings; the Creator of all; all creatures owe Him their...

April 25, 2019

Salvation is a gift of God to all who call upon His name and confess Him as Lord (Rom. 10.9-13). We just celebrated what many call Resurrection Sunday (Easter) when we proclaimed anew the crucifixion, death, burial, and resurrection of our Lord Jesus. A person who rece...

March 27, 2019

(this edition for mature audiences only)

This happens at some point in the life of every church and every family; you’ve seen it too many times. A loved one passes away, a family or church member rails against the Almighty. Someone’s home succumbs to a fire; a bystander...

February 28, 2019

            Most readers of this column are aware I love music and particularly guitars. Lately my collection has undergone major revamping; the search for new guitars reminded me of a fundamental truth found in both the OT and NT....

January 31, 2019

                January is known mostly for two things: cold weather and making New Year’s resolutions. They usually give way to warmer weather and well meaning intentions that also fade along with the frost....

November 29, 2018

            Why do we identify every model of automobile with names? Why do our beloved sports teams have mascots? Why do we name our mission offerings after people? Think about it: Clifford Compton for our associational offering, Ola Cox (state), Annie Armstrong (home...

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