By Glenn Metts
Pastor, Shiloh Baptist Church, Carthage
I am so thankful that as a child and young man I was taught the importance of the Word of God. I have always had a high view of Scripture and value it as the one source of absolute truth. I was raised in the Lutheran tradition and later joined a great Southern Baptist church when I was 16 years old.
When I joined the First Calvary Baptist Church, I had the joy of attending a youth Bible study on Monday evenings led by our pastor. He instilled in us a love for the Word of God and helped us apply it to our own lives. It’s true that the Word of God is living and active! I began to grow in my faith and that has made all the difference in my life. As our lesson this week points out, God is honored when His people listen to, follow, and teach His Word. [Read more…]