Columns

Keith Wishum: A chat with a stump

I visited a stump today. It was one of those visits that both the preacher and the visitee ...

Local News

Church briefs: April 13, 2019

AMERICUS Big Bethel Missionary Baptist Church The 23rd Pastor Appreciation anniversary celebration of pastor, the Rev. Calvin F. ...

Columns

Charles Whatley: April 6, 2019

Norway was the happiest place on Earth, according to a United Nations agency report. The “World Happiness Report” ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: Are your lights on?

Sometimes the source of our problems is not what we first think. When we get sick, we call ...

Local news

Church briefs: April 6, 2019

AMERICUS New St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church The annual Youth Revival culminates at 11 a.m. April 7. Speaker ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: A profound, life-altering truth

January always follows December. Profound, huh? (I do try to give you your money’s worth, but it’s a ...

Local news

Church briefs: March 23, 2019

AMERICUS Christians on a Mission Deliverance Center The 20th Pastor Appreciation culminates at 9:45 a.m. March 24 with ...

education

Your take: March 23, 2019

Georgia Southwestern State University’s Baptist Collegiate Ministry (BCM) organized a gathering at the flag pole on GSW’s campus ...

clubs/organizations

Local ministry hosts summer camp

AMERICUS — Life Transformation Ministry Inc. hosts “REACH” (Raising Expectations and Changing History” 2019 Summer Camp at Union ...

Columns

Charles Whatley: March 16, 2918

Pure, precise, and accurate are three critical words in any scientific experiment or test. The ingredients or reagents ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: As slow as Christmas

As slow as Christmas. The kids know what that means. For them, Dec. 25 seems a long time ...

Local News

Church briefs: March 16, 2019

AMERICUS Christians on a Mission Deliverance Center The 20th Pastor Appreciation is observed in March, with the following ...

Columns

Pastor’s viewpoint: March 9, 2019

Several years ago, I discovered “the GreatCourses.com;” they offer college-level courses in a variety of subjects. They are ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: Flying toward home

Have you ever stood in front of an open refrigerator wasting electricity while you try to decide what ...

Local News

Church briefs: March 9, 2019

AMERICUS Antioch Missionary Baptist Church The annual Candle Light March starts at 2 p.m. March 10 with featured ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: What’s your greatest accomplishment?

What was his greatest achievement? He held the highest degree available in his time. He had attended the ...

Local News

Church briefs: March 2, 2019

AMERICUS Antioch Missionary Baptist Church The annual Candle Light March starts at 2 p.m. March 10 with featured ...

Columns

Pastor’s viewpoint: Feb. 23, 2019

Growing up in a small town in South Georgia, I remember going out early in the morning and ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: On course to happily ever after

As the plane prepared for take-off, the pilot pulled out a .38 revolver and placed it on top ...

Local News

Church briefs: Feb. 23, 2019

AMERICUS Big Bethel Missionary Baptist Church The 88th Ushers Anniversary is celebrated at 2 p.m. Feb. 24. The ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: That’s OK, baby!

How does God put up with me? The Bible and the preachers all say that he loves me ...

Local News

Church briefs: Feb. 16, 2019

AMERICUS Big Bethel Missionary Baptist Church The 88th Ushers Anniversary is celebrated at 2 p.m. Feb. 24. The ...

clubs/organizations

Your take: Feb. 16, 2019

Americus Harvest of Hope, under the direction of Ginger and Sonny Pinckard, thanks Nutrien for their donation to ...

clubs/organizations

1st Baptist again hosts Night to Shine

By Beth Alston AMERICUS — For the fourth consecutive year, First Baptist Church of Americus was honored and ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: Would you like to do something powerful?

Mighty men are inspiring. People who do great things are admirable. Secretly, most folks wish they could be ...

Local News

Church briefs: Feb. 9, 2019

AMERICUS New St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church The 57th Usher Anniversary is celebrated at 4 p.m. Feb. 10 ...

Columns

Keith Wishum: If you’ve ever felt left out or excluded

Maybe it wasn’t the words that were important. Maybe Zacchaeus, raised as a Jew and trained in the ...

Local News

Church briefs: Feb. 2, 2019

AMERICUS New St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church The 57th Usher Anniversary is celebrated at 4 p.m. Feb. 10 ...

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