By Ray Luck
Pastor, Oak Grove Baptist Church, Athens
Years ago I was serving a church in another state as associate pastor. One Wednesday I was in charge of the service and before the service someone came in and said there was a man sitting on the steps in front of the Fellowship Hall. I went out greeted the man and discovered he was from another country and had enrolled at Pensacola Christian College.
Before arriving at the school he decided to travel through the Southeast by hitching rides and attending different churches. I invited him to attend the service and then, as being led by the Lord, I invited him to stay the night at our home. Once arriving at the house we served him food and then proceeded to talk about spiritual things well into the evening. The next morning after breakfast I took him to the Interstate where he caught a ride to his next destination. I have never seen or heard from him again. I sometimes wonder if he was perhaps an angel who came to my wife and me at a time in our life when we needed a special Word from the Lord. [Read more…]