Weekly Article - 8/12/16

Golden Valley Christian Church



An internal memo issued by Western Union, in 1876, stated: "The telephone has too many shortcomings to be seriously considered as a means of communications. This device is inherently of no value to us." If only these executives could see what has occurred with the telephone in the last 140 years! Compare that with the Bible, a book that has survived so much turmoil, and has still remained the same for over two thousand years.


A new school year is upon us! We have barely finished our 2016 Vacation Bible School, yet our VBS director is already preparing for next year's event; now THAT is efficiency! On August 26th, a group from GVCC will be going to Springfield to see the Springfield Cardinals take on the NW Arkansas Naturals.

Bro. Tim's message used the scripture reference of 1 Timothy 4:1-5, entitled "A.B.P." Knowing God's Word, will prepare us to face anything. By accepting the truth of God's Word, feeding our spiritual hunger, and not allowing ourselves to be led astray, we will "Always Be Prepared."


The Bible challenge question: What was the cause and manner of Eli the Priest's death? (1 Samuel 4:17-18)


Golden Valley Christian Church meets at 611 South Third Street in Clinton. Sunday Bible classes begin at 9:30 AM; morning worship is at 10:30. Our minister is Tim Randall (office phone #660-890-0252), and our website is www.goldenvalleycc.org. We are happy to invite you to attend our services, where you will always receive a warm welcome.


Thought for the week: "Get down on your knees, and thank God you are still on your feet." -- Copied