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                                      Our New Journey Since February 21st 2010
                                                         To God Be The Glory
                                                        (Journal Kept by Tammy)
                                   2010 & 2011
February 21st - Last Sunday at Valley Falls Baptist Church, Boiling Springs, SC
     (Sunday)           John preached am & Nathanael preached pm
 
 
February 23rd - Altapass Baptist Church - Pastor Steve Sisk
        (Tues.)            Spruce Pine, SC
                                    Our Family sang
                                    *Isaac lead everyone in song "Bless The Lord" (this is the song
                                      Isaac was singing when the Lord spoke to his heart and Isaac
                                           asked Jesus into his heart)
 
 
February 24th - Sang at the Durmires for Paw Paw's Birthday
       (Wed.)             Hiddenite, NC
 
 
February 24th- Fingerville Baptist Church- Pastor Andy Case
        (Wed.)            Fingerville, SC
                                    Nathanael preached & the Family sang
 
 
February 28th - Douglasville Baptist Temple - No Pastor
       Sunday           Douglasville, GA
                                     John preached am & pm - The Family sang am & pm
 
 
February 28th - Sang at the La Quinta Inns & Suites
       Sunday           Douglasville, GA
 
 
March 1st - 3rd- Camp Zion work week - Pastor Earl Farley
   (Mon. - Wed.)      Myrtle, MS
 
 
March 7th - Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
   Sunday       Greenville, SC
                            John preached am & pm - The Family sang am & pm
 
 
March 10th - Park Place Retirement Home, Sptbg., SC
 
 
March 10th - Emmanuel Baptist Church- Pastor Frankie Taylor
      (Wed.)        Roebuck, SC
                              John preached & the Family sang
 
 
March 13th - Rainbow Baptist Church - Pastor Wayne Wall
      (Sat.)          Inman, SC
                               We sang for "Church Dedication Service"
 
 
March 14th - Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church - Pastor Charlie Glover
     Sunday       Spartanburg, SC
                              John preached & the Family sang am
 
 
March 15th - 17th - Camp Zion - Pastor Earl Farley
      (Mon. - Wed.)         Myrtle, MS
                                          John & Nathanael preached 3 minutes
                                           the Family sang during offering
 
 
March 17th - Enterprize Baptist Church - Pastor Tony Munk
      (Wed.)        MS
                              John preached and the Family sang
 
 
March 18th& 19th - We went to Texas and saw the Longhorn cattle walk down
        (Fri. - Sat.)            the road in Stockyards. Enjoyed shopping in the
                                    Cowboy stores!
                                    Sang at the Arkansas Welcome Center & the Texas
                                    Welcome Center.
                                    Sang at the Comfort Suites in Benebrook, Texas.
 
 
March 21st - Myrtle Baptist Church - Pastor Earl Farley
    Sunday        Myrtle, MS
                              John preached am & the Family sang
                              Nathanael preached pm & the Family sang
 
 
March 23rd - 26th - Tri-County Camp Meeting - Moderator Steve Sisk
       (Tues. - Fri.)          Spruce Pine, NC
                                          Nathanael preached on Wed.
                                          John Carl wrote song the Lord gave him "He Took My Place" on Wed.
                                          John preached on Thurs. and the Family sang all week.
 
 
March 27th - We went to Boone, to see the church where Isaac was saved. Pleasant
     (Sat.)           Grove Baptist. Isaac was praying that he could go in and see the place
                         where he knelt and ask Jesus into his heart. The church was locked but
                         a lady came out of her house as we were ready to leave and opened
                         the door for us. It was a special day, especially for Isaac! We sang for
                         that dear lady before we left.
March 27th - Sang at the Indoor Mart in Spruce Pine, NC
      (Sat.)          Sang at Bethel Baptist Fellowship Hall at a Saturday night fellowship
 
 
March 28th - Bethel Missionary Baptist - Pastor Darren Waldroup
     Sunday       Spruce Pine, NC
                              John preached am & the Family sang
                              Nathanael preached pm & the Family sang
 
 
March 31st - Davis Memorial Baptist - Pastor Charles Hall
     (Wed.)         Spartanburg, SC
                              John & Nathanael preached & the Family sang
 
 
April 2nd - Sang in our Valley Falls yard for a dear friend that dropped by from Florida
     (Fri.)
 
 
April 4th - Southside Baptist Church - Pastor John Fortner
 Sunday       Landrum, SC
                         Easter Sunrise service - Our Family sang
                         11:00 Service - John preached & the Family sang
 
 
April 4th - Fairview Baptist Church - Pastor Ty Childers
  Sunday     Sptbg, SC
                         Easter night - Our Family sang
                         Preacher Childers preached
 
 
April 7th - Casey Creek Baptist Church - Pastor Gary Adkins
   (Wed.)      Chesness, SC
                          Revival - Preaching Bro. Ronnie Barefield
                          Our Family sang
 
 
April 9th - Sang at the Farm Supply Store in Cowpens, SC
    (Fri.)
 
 
April 10th - Sang at Bethel Baptist Fellowship Building at a Sat. night fellowship
     (Sat.)        Spruce Pine, NC
 
 
April 11th - Altapass Baptist Church - Pastor Steve Sisk
   Sunday       Spruce Pine, SC
                           John preached am & the Family sang
                           Nathanael preached pm & the Family sang
                           (Pastor Sisk was away)
 
 
April 12th - 15th - Much needed vacation in the Mountains with Friends - after
    (Mon. - Thurs.)       moving 17 years of stuff to our new home
 
 
April 12th - Sang at Music store in Seivierville, NC
   (Mon.)
 
 
April 16th - Grace Baptist Church - Pastor Marcus Benefield
     (Fri.)               Bethlehem, NC
                            Revival
                            Our family sang
                            *Sang John Carl's new song to Paw Paw Durmire
 
 
April 17th - Sang to two couples in our Cowpens yard. They were visiting in the
     (Sat.)        neighborhood, inviting folks to church!!!  Praise the Lord for Godly
                     People in our new community!!!
 
 
April 17th - Eastside Baptist Church, Blacksburg, SC
     (Sat.)        Saturday night Singing with the Good News Trio, the Hamptons and
                      Our Family singing
 
 
April 18th - New Hope Baptist Church - Pastor Bob Buhl
  (Sunday)     Spartanburg, SC  
     AM                      John preached am & the Family sang
    
 
 
April 18th - Southside Baptist Church - Pastor John Fortner
  (Sunday)      Landrum, SC       
      PM                    Nathanael preached pm & the Family sang
    
  
 
April 20th - Fairview Baptist Church - Pastor Ty Childers
    (Tues.)       Spartanburg, SC    
                            Revival - Preaching Bro. Steve Sisk
                            Our Family sang
 
 
April 21st - Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
    (Wed.)        Greenville, SC  
                           Our Family sang
                           Preacher Stan preached
 
 
April 22nd - Casey Creek Baptist Bible Institute - Pastor Gary Adkins
    (Thurs.)       Chesnee, SC       
                               Nathanael preached during Chapel & the Family sang
 
 
April 24th - Emmanuel Baptist Church - Pastor Ray Robinson
     (Sat.)        Fort Lawn, SC
                            Saturday night Singing with our Family singing
 
 
April 25th - Sunrise Baptist Church - Pastor David Woods
 (Sunday)       Sawmill, NC
                            John preached am & the Family sang
                            *Jesse was asked to pray at the end of Sunday School Assembly
                             Nathanael preached pm & the Family sang
 
 
April 26th - Greenpoint Baptist Church - Pastor David Lancaster
   (Mon.)         Inman, SC
                             Revival - Preaching Bob McCurry
                             Our Family sang
 
 
April 28th - Sang at the Country Cafe in Greenwood, SC
    (Wed.)
 
 
April 30th - Redemption Baptist Church - Pastor Scott Carrigan
     (Fri.)         Statesville, NC
                           Tammy shared her testimony with the ladies during their Mother -
                             daughter banquet.
                           Afterwards the Family sang
                           Pastor's wife - Ms. Ella
 
 
May 2nd - Blue Ridge Baptist Church - No Pastor
 (Sunday)    Greer, SC
                          John preached am & pm
                           & the Family sang am & pm
 
 
May 3rd - Emmanuel Baptist Church - Pastor Frankie Taylor
  (Mon.)       Roebuck, SC
                          Our Family sang am & pm
                          Preacher Taylor preached
 
 
May 5th - Sang at the Cowpens Division of Motor Vechiles
  (Wed.)
 
 
May 5th - Mountain View Baptist Church - Pastor Steve Griffith
  (Wed.)     Cowpens, SC
                        Our Family sang
 
 
May 6th - Emmanuel Baptist Church - Pastor Frankie Taylor
 (Thurs.)     Roebuck, SC
                        Our Family sang
 
 
May 8th - Mens Meeting
   (Sat.)      Highland Baptist Church - Pastor Brian Smith
                 Highpoint, NC
                        John & Nathanael preached & the Family sang
 
 
May 9th - Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
(Sunday)    Greenville, SC
                        Tammy shared her testimony with the ladies during the Sunday
                         School hour for their Mother-daughter breakfast.
                         Pastor's wife Ms. Teresa
                         Our Family sang during the 11:00 worship service
 
 
May 11th - Sang at the Country Cafe in Greenwood, SC
   (Tues.)
 
May 12th - Sunrise Baptist Church - Pastor David Woods
   (Wed.)       Sawmill, NC
                          John preached & the Family sang
                          (Pastor Woods was away)
 
 
May 13th - Sang at the Inman Pawn & Gun
  (Thurs.)
 
 
May 16th - Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
 (Sunday)     Greenville, SC
                          Revival - Preaching Bro. Earl Farley
                          Our Family sang am & pm
 
 
May 17th - Sang at Phil's Music in Greenville, SC
   (Mon.)
 
 
May 17th - Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
   (Mon.)       Greenville, SC
                          Revival - Preaching Bro. Earl Farley
                          Our Family sang
 
 
May 18th - Landrum United Methodist Church
  (Tues.)        Landrum, SC
                           Senior Adult Meeting & Lunch
                            Our Family sang
 
 
May 18th - Sang at Inman Pawn & Gun
  (Tues.)
 
 
May 19th - Highpoint Baptist Church - Pastor Clifford Phillips
   (Wed.)       Gaffney, SC 
                          John preached & the Family sang
 
 
May 21st - Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
    (Fri.)         Greenville, SC 
                          Our Family sang
                          *Jesse was thrilled to be an usher tonight
                           Revival - Bro. Wayne Logan preached
 
 
May 22nd - Bethesda Baptist Church - Pastor Larry Holland
    (Sat.)          Sptbg, SC 
                           Senior Adult Supper
                           Our Family sang
 
 
May 23rd - Calvary Baptist Church - Pastor Steve Dagenhart
 (Sunday)     Taylorsville, NC                
     AM                    Our Family sang
                              Preacher Dagenhart preached
 
 
May 23rd - Lieldoun Baptist Ch. - Pastor James Lockee
 (Sunday)      Taylorsville, NC     
     PM                 Our Family sang
                           Preacher Lockee preached
 
 
May 27th & 28th - Tent Meeting - Moderators & preaching Bro. David Woods & Bro. Daniel Buchanan
    (Thurs. & Fri.)         Hudson, NC
                                        Our Family sang
 
 
May 29th - Sang for a dear couple on their 50th Wedding Anniversary
    (Sat.)        Taylorsville, NC - Bro. George and Ms. Jane Taylor
 
 
May 30th - Rainbow Baptist Church - Pastor Wayne Wall
 (Sunday)      Inman, SC    
                          John preached am & the Family sang
                          Our Family sang pm - Sunday night singing
                          * John Carl lead some of the Congregational Singing
 
 
May 30th - Sang at the Peach Blossom Restaurant
 (Sunday)      Sptbg, SC
 
 
May 31st - Highpoint Baptist Memorial Day Bar-B-Q - SC - Pastor Clifford Phillips
   (Mon.)       Gaffney, SC
                           Our Family sang
 
 
June 2nd - Sang at Oma-Lyns Antiques and Bakery, Cowpens, SC
(Wed.)           Sang for a friend at Wal-Mart in Boiling Springs, SC
June 5 - Carolina Hemlock Campground, Burnsville, NC
(Sat.)        Our Family sang
June 5 - Spruce Pine, NC
(Sat.)        A black bear ran across the road in front of our van!!
                 It was a thrill!!!
June 6th - Altapass Baptist Church - Spruce Pine, NC - Pastor Steve Sisk
Sunday        John preached am & the Family sang
                     Nathanael preached pm & the Family sang
                     (Pastor Sisk was away)
June 9th - Calvary Baptist Church, Cowpens, SC - Pastor Henry Coley
(Wed.)          Our Family sang
                     Preacher Coley preached
June 13th - Homecoming
Sunday           Pinegrove Baptist Church, Archdale, NC - Pastor Jeff Woods
                       John preached am & the Family sang
                       John & Nathanael preached pm & the Family sang
June 13th - Sang at Denny's Restaurant in Archdale, NC
June 14th - Andrews Memorial Baptist, Greensboro, NC - Pastor Tim Tripp
(Mon.)             We joined Pinegrove Baptist Church Choir in singing &
                        Our Family sang - Preacher Tripp preached
June 14th - Sang at the Pioneer Restaurant in Archdale, NC
(Mon.)
June 15th - Sang at the Comfort Inn, Archdale, NC
(Tues.)
June 19th - Sang at Scotties Restaurant in Taylorsville, NC
(Sat.)
June 20th - Snow Hill Baptist Church, Spruce Pine, NC - Pastor Dean Honeycutt
Sunday           Our Family sang in concert
am
June 20th - Manna Baptist Church, Sptbg., SC - Pastor Danny Cannon
Sunday           John preached pm & our Family sang
pm
June 21st - July 2nd - Taylorsville Baptist Campmeeting, NC
(Mon - Fri.) Host - Pastor Steve Dagenhart & Co Host - Rev. Ruel Fox
Our Family sang on three days of the meeting
*The services were on the internet through The Steve
Brown Ministries
June 27th - Grace Baptist Church, Bethlehem, NC - Pastor Marcus Benefield
Sunday Our Family sang am
*Jesse sang with the choir "Gonna Stand By Me"
John preached pm & our Family sang
July 4th - Beulah Baptist Church, Taylorsville, NC - Pastor Brent Dula
Sunday John & Nathanael preached am & the Family sang
July 5th - Sang at our Cowpens home for dear friends planning their future together
(Mon.)
July 7th - Parkwood Baptist Church, Greenville, SC - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
(Wed.) Our Family sang
Preacher Stan preached
July 11th - Rocky Face Baptist Chruch, Hiddenite, NC - Pastor Mark Dula
Sunday John preached am & the Family sang
Nathanael preached pm & the Family sang
*We were glad Tammy's Mom was able to attend the pm service.
(Pastor Dula was away)
July 12th - July 15th - Work Week Camp Zion, Myrtle, MS - Pastor Earl Farley
(Mon. - Thurs.)
July 14th - Myrtle Baptist Church, Myrtle, MS - Pastor Earl Farley
(Wed.) Our Family Sang
Preaching Dr. Stan Wardlaw
July 16th - El-Bethel Baptist Camp meeting - Moderator Charles Hall
(Fri.) Sptbg. SC
Our Family Sang
July 17th - Celebrated Isaac's 14th Birthday. We ate lunch at the Beacon
(Sat.) and we shot Fire Works tonight. (That is legal in SC) :- )
July 18th - Greenpoint Baptist Church, Inman, SC - Pastor David Lancaster
Sunday John preached am & pm & the Family sang am & pm
(Pastor Lancaster was away)
July 19th - 23rd - Youth Jubilee, Archdale, NC - Pastor Jeff Woods
(Mon. - Fri.) Nathanael preached Tuesday morning
Our Family sang through the week
July 23rd pm - Wedding Rehersal for friends Phil & Tammy - Sptbg., SC
(Fri.)
July 24th - Wedding of Phil Sloan and Tammy Crain - Sptbg., SC
(Sat.) Our Family sang & John prayed. It was a beautiful wedding!
July 25th- We were scheduled to be with Gloryland Baptist Church in NC with
(Sunday) Pastor Macon Ballard. Due to unfortunate circmstances we were not
able to leave home in time to make the service. We were very heart
broken and sad. But we look forward to being with those dear folks
somewhere down the road on our journey.
July 26th -28th - Camp Zion, Myrtle Mississippi - Pastor Earl Farley
(Mon. - Wed.) John preached on Wed. afternoon
Nathanael preached 3 min. on Wed.
& the Family sang through the week
July 29th - 31st - Youth & Young Adult Revival - Lawrenceville, GA
(Thurs. - Sat.) New Canaan Baptist - Pastor Michael Soop
Our Family sang through the week
August 1st - New Canaan Baptist Church, Lawrenceville, GA - Pastor Michael Soop
(Sunday) Nathanael preached during the Sunday School hour
& our Family sang
John preached during the 11:00 Worship Service
& our Family sang
August 1st - Trinity Baptist Church, Norcross, GA - Pastor Dean Head
(Sunday) Nathanael & John preached & our Family sang
3:00 pm
August 1st - Tonight we went to John's sister and brother in law's
(Sunday) church in Atlanta. The Blackwood Brothers was in concert.
The church fed everyone afterwards and we sang for the cook.
August 2nd - Celebrated the Twins birthday in Atlanta. Ate lunch at the Varsity
(Mon.) and rode through down town Atlanta. It was a great day!
August 3rd & 4th - Tent Revival at the Tough Enough Rodeo Grounds
(Wed. & Thurs.) Dudley Shoals area of NC
Moderators & Preachers - Seth Buchanan & Cameron Dula
Our Family sang
August 5th - Ed Browns Workers & Family Appreciation Supper
(Thurs.) Blacksburg, SC
Our Family sang
August 6th - Ed Browns Rodeo - Blacksburg, SC
(Fri.)
August 8th - Parkwood Baptist Church, Greenville, SC - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
(Sunday) Our Family Sang - Preacher Stan preached
am John & Tammy celebrated their 23rd Wedding Anniversary today.
We enjoyed lunch with the church folks and enjoyed a beautiful
Anniversary cake. It was a great day!
August 8th - Peace Freewill Baptist Church, Sptbg. SC - Pastor Chuck Thornton
(Sunday) ( Praise the Lord through Song Service )
pm Our Family sang
*We were glad that John's Mom and Sister Sondra was
able to attend.
August 9th - 11th - VBS in the Simpsonville park, SC
(Mon. - Wed) Our Family helped Parkwood Baptist Church with this
6:00 - 8:00 pm Mission outreach project. It was a great experience!! The
Twins enjoyed visiting homes looking for kids and playing
games with them at recess. Isaac was in charge of the
games and really enjoyed that! Jesse just loved being at VBS!
John & Tammy helped with crafts and where ever needed.
Our Family sang on Tuesday night.
Lots of seeds were planted!
August 10th - 12th - Old Time Camp Meeting, Chesnee, SC
(Tues. - Thurs.) Casey Creek Baptist Church - Pastor Gary Adkins
Our Family sang on Tuesday and Thursday morning
& Thursday night.
August 15th - Converse Baptist Church, SC - Pastor Keith Stevens
(Sunday) John preached am & pm - Our Family sang am & pm
(Pastor Stevens was away)
August 16th - 20th - Tri-County Camp Meeting, Spruce Pine, SC
(Mon. - Fri.) Moderator Steve Sisk
10:00 am & 7:00 pm Our Family Sang all week
Nathanael preached on Wednesday morning &
John preached on Friday morning
John Carl lead the music several mornings - This was an
extra blessing! John Carl celebrated his first
anniversary in the Music Ministry on the 16th.
August 20th - Wedding Rehersal for Tina Burnette & Nathan Sumner
(Friday night) Weaverville, NC
August 21th - John Carl sang "I Loved Her First" as Tina's Dad gave her away to
(Sat.) be married to Nathan. John Carl did a wonderful job! I (Tammy) cried
everytime he practiced. I'm such a Daddy's girl. But I survived during
the wedding. I was to busy recording him to cry and mess up the tape.
It was a beautiful wedding.
August 22nd - Homecoming
(Sunday) Bethesda Baptist Church, Sptbg, SC - Pastor Larry Holland
10:30 am John preached and our Family sang
August 22nd - Mountain View Baptist Church, Cowpens, SC - Pastor Steve Griffith
(Sunday) Our Family sang
pm Preacher Griffith preached
August 23rd - August 28th - Trip to Hilton Head - Thanks to dear friends.
(Mon.- Sat.)
September 1st & 2nd - Way of the Cross Baptist Church Camp Meeting -
(Wed. & Thurs.) McDonough, GA - Moderator Jesse Bradley
Our Family sang
*The services were on the internet through The Steve
Brown Ministries
September 5th - Homecoming
(Sunday) Oxford Memorial Baptist Church - Pastor Neal Walker
Taylorsville, NC
John preached & the Family sang am
John & Nathanael preached & the Family sang pm
*We were glad to have Tammy's mom with us in the pm service
September 6th - Oxford Memorial Baptist Church - Pastor Neal Walker
Taylorsville, NC
(Mon.) Revival - Preaching Rev. Ken Frady
Our Family led the congregation in
"Brethren We Have Met to Worship"
September 8th - Northside Baptist Church - Pastor Dr. Ed McAbee
(Wed.) Gaffney, SC
Our Family sang & Gave our Testimonies
Bro. McAbee preached
September 12th - Northside Baptist Church - Pastor Dr. Ed McAbee
(Sunday) Gaffney, SC
am John preached and the Family sang
September 12th - Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
(Sunday) Greenville, SC
pm Dr. EL Sharp preached
Our Family sang
September 13th - 15th - Revival
(Mon. - Wed.) Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
Greenville, SC
Preaching Dr. E.L. Sharp from MS
Our Family sang each night
*Jesse enjoyed being an usher 3 nights
September 17th - Una Freewill Baptist Church - Pastor Kenneth Cash
(Fri.) Una, SC
Revival - Preaching Bob McCurry
Our Family sang
September 18th - Pacolet Road Baptist Church - Gaffney, SC
(Sat.) Community Day
11:30 - 12:30 Our Family sang for 1 hour
September 19th - Calvary Baptist Church
(Sunday) Bakersville, NC
John Preached am & pm
Our Family sang am & pm
September 20th - 25th - Lake Greenwood
(Mon. - Sat.) John Carl & Nathanael deer hunted
Isaac & Jesse did school
We all enjoyed fishing
We celebrated Tammy's 46th birthday Tuesday
We enjoyed our church on Wednesday
September 26th - Rainbow Baptist Church - Pastor Wayne Wall
(Sunday) Chesnee, SC
AM - John preached and our Family sang
PM - Our family sang in concert
September 27th - 30th - Young Preachers Revival
(Mon. - Thurs.) Rainbow Baptist Church - Pastor Wayne Wall
Chesnee, SC
Nathanael preached on Wednesday
Our Family sang Mon., Wed., & Thurs.
*John Carl Lead the Music every night except Wed.
*Isaac was an usher one night
*Nathanael played the bass through the week
and was an usher one night
The other young preachers were:
Cameron Dula on Mon.
Seth Buchanan on Tues.
Devin Severt on Thurs.
* We were glad that John's Mom could come on Wed. night
October 1st - New Beginnings Baptist Church Tent Meeting - Pastor Daniel Buchanan
( Fri.) Lenoir, NC
Preaching - Bro. Seth Buchanan
Nathanael preached 10 minutes
*Tammy was asked to give her testimony
Our Family sang
October 3rd - Homecoming
(Sunday) New Beginnings Baptist Church - Pastor Daniel Buchanan
am Lenoir, NC
Preaching - Bro. Shawn Davis
*Tammy was asked to give her testimony
Our Family sang
October 3rd - Spencer Road Baptist Church - Pastor Rick Fox
(Sunday) Hickory, NC
pm John & Nathanael preached
Our Family sang
October 4th - Una First Baptist Church - Pastor Phil Raines
(Mon.) Una, SC
Revival - Preaching Mike Bagwell
Our Family sang
October 5th - 8th - Calvary Independent Baptist Church - Pastor Carl Southerland
(Tues. - Fri.) Union City, Tennessee
Old Time Camp-Meeting
Nathanael preached on Wednesday
Our Family sang on Thursday & Friday
The boys helped with the music - playing their instruments
October 10th - 13th - Dalzell Baptist Church - Pastor Mark Barnette
(Sunday - Wed.) Dalzell, SC
Revival - Preaching John Lancaster
Our Family sang each service
*We enjoyed John's Aunt & Uncle and Cousin and his Family
this week
October 17th - 20th - Temple Baptist Church - Pastor Jason Payne
(Sunday - Wed.) Stony Point, NC
Revival - Preaching John Lancaster
Our Family sang each service
*Nathanael preached before John on Sunday night
*Jesse was asked to ring the big outside bell before Services
started on Sunday morning
*We were glad that Tammy's Mom was able to attend on Wed.
night
* We were glad that Tammy's cousins were able to come on
Tuesday night
October 24th - Chesnee Southside Baptist Church - Pastor Dale Welch
(Sunday) Chesnee, SC
John preached am & pm
Our Family sang am & pm
*We was glad to have John's Mom with us on Sunday night
October 25th - 28th - Sunrise Baptist Church Jubilee - Pastor David Woods
Sawmill, NC
(Mon. - Thurs.) John & Nathanael Preached on Tuesday morning
10:30 am & 7:00 pm Our Family sang each service
John Carl lead the music several mornings
Daniel Buchanan Preached each night along with a
local Pastor
Preachers were called from the floor in the am services
October 31st - Saint Johns Baptist Church - Pastor Jimmy Ramsey
(Sunday) Pacolet, SC
am Nathanael Preached
Our Family sang
October 31st - Casey Creek Baptist Church - Pastor Gary Adkins
(Sunday) Chesnee, SC
pm Revival: Preaching Mike Bagwell
Our Family sang
November 1st - Spencer Road Baptist Church - Pastor Rick Fox
(Mon.) Hickory, NC
Revival: Preaching John Parker
Our Family sang
November 2nd - Voted
(Tues.)
November 4th - Welcome Chapel Baptist Church - Pastor David Payne
(Thurs.) Preaching David Payne Jr.
Our Family sang
November 6th - Nathanael celebrated his 2nd Anniversary in the Ministry
(Saturday) ( to date he has preached 98 messages) Praise The Lord!
November 7th - Oxford Memorial Baptist - Pastor Neal Walker
(Sunday) Taylorsville, NC
AM Our Family sang
November 7th - Victory Baptist Church - Pastor Phillip Coffey
(Sunday) Taylorsville, NC
PM Revival: Preaching John Lancaster
Our Family sang
November - Victory Baptist Church - Pastor Phillip Coffey
8th - 12th Taylorsville, NC
(Mon. - Fri.) Revival: Preaching John Lancaster
Our Family sang each night
*Nathanael preached on Thursday night before John preached
*John Carl led the music each night
*Nathanael & Isaac helped with the music on their bass and fiddle
each night
November 14th - Calvary Baptist Church - Pastor Henry Coley
(Sunday) Cowpens, SC
Revival: Preaching Stan Wardlaw
Our Family sang am & pm
November - Unity Baptist Church - Pastor Ronnie Barefield
15th - 17th Ripley, MS
(Mon. - Wed.) Bible Conference
Our Family sang Tuesday & Wednesday
*The services were on the internet at www.unity-baptist.com
November - A wonderful time of rest and great fellowship with friends
18th - 20th
November 21st - Watchman Baptist Church - Pastor Wayne Logan
(Sunday) Nathanael preached 10:00am
AM John preached 11:00am
Our Family sang both services
November 21st - Lighthouse Baptist Church - Pastor Greg Bray
(Sunday) Nathanael preached his 100th message - To God be the Glory!
PM Our Family sang
November 24th - Thanksgiving in Hiddenite with Tammy's Family
(Wed.)
November 25th - Thanksgiving in Spartanburg with John's Family
(Thurs.)
November 26th - Left home at 2:15 am for Michigan. We listened to Christmas
(Fri.) music and enjoyed the beautiful snow covered trees and grass all
through Kentucky. It was GREAT!! We arrived at the Wright's home,
where we will be staying this week, at 4:00pm. We saw snow
falling while unloading our trailer :-)
* It was 60 degrees when we left home.
It was 27 degrees when we arrived in Michigan!
November 27th - Mel Trotter Mission
(Sat.) Grand Rapids, Michigan
Nathanael preached & Our Family sang
*We saw snow falling again this morning :-)
November 28th - Bills Lake Baptist Church - Pastor Rick Tuttle
December 1st Newago, Michigan
(Sunday - Wed.)Revival: Preaching Dr. Mike Bagwell
Our Family sang each service
*On Monday we visited the local town and we sang in a little
bargan store to the lady working. She then asked if we would
sing to her homebound grandmother over the phone. What a
Blessing!
*It started snowing on Tuesday night at church time, just a little.
The snow started sticking sometime after 2:00am.
It snowed all day on Wednesday and Wednesday night! It was
GREAT! We rode around in the snow and then the boys played
and enjoyed sledding.
The Lord answered Tammy's prayer to see snow. :-)
December 2nd - We woke up to more snow! It was so beautiful! The folks at Bills
(Thurs.) Lake Church advised us to wait till 9:00am to leave. That would
give the salt trucks time to get the roads in better condition.
We left for home at 9:00 am. We rode through snow a good ways
and then we rode through snow again in Kentucky. We arrived at
our home in Cowpens at 11:00pm.
December 5th - Una Freewill Baptist - Pastor Kenneth Cash
(Sunday) John Preached
AM Our Family sang
December 5th - Casey Creek Baptist Church - Pastor Gary Adkins
(Sunday) Enjoyed a White Bible Service
PM
December 8th - 11th - Mountains of Tenn. with Friends
(Wed. - Sat.) For Christmas, Christmas Shopping & Candy Making
December 12th - Holly Springs Baptist Church - Pastor Wade Huntly
(Sunday) Our Family Sang
December 13th - 16th - Atlanta with Johns Sister and Brother in Law
( Mon. - Thurs.) For Christmas shopping, Fun, Rest & as always School
for Isaac & Jesse.
*Tammy went with Sondra to one of her Christmas Parties.
It snowed on Wednesday!
December 16th - Stopped at the Loves - Arby's Gas stop in Anderson - on our
(Thurs.) way home from Atlanta.
Filled up our van and got a sandwich and a drink for lunch.
*We sang to the very nice ladies working there. They were so
kind to us.
December 18th - We sang at John's Uncle Franks 90th Birthday Party
(Sat.)
December 19th - Pacolet Hills Baptist Church - Pastor James Price
(Sunday) Columbus, NC
AM John Preached and the Family sang
December 19th - Ingleside Baptist Church - Pastor Everette Wallace
(Sunday) Landrum, SC
PM Enjoyed their Christmas Play
December 22nd - Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
(Wed.) Greenville, SC
Our Family sang
December 24th - We enjoyed a delicious Christmas Eve Breakfast with Highpoint
Baptist Church - Pastor Clifford Phillips
December 24th - We enjoyed being with John's Family on Christams Eve evening
(Fri.)
December 25th - We enjoyed Christmas morning in Cowpens with our boys
(Sat.)
We enjoyed a White Christmas in Hiddenite with Tammy's family
Christmas Day evening. (5 in.) :-)
We traveled home in the snow Christmas night and to our surprise
found snow in Cowpens! What a Blessing! :-)
December 26th - Our Church was canceled due to snow - We enjoyed playing in the
Sunday snow and taking snow pictures in Cowpens. It snowed till dinner
time (3 in.)
December 29th - Highpoint Baptist Church - Pastor Clifford Phillips
(Wed.) Our Family sang
December 31st - Rocky Face Baptist Church - Pastor Mark Dula
(Fri.) New Years Eve Service
John Preached & our Family sang
John Carl lead the Choir Singing
Nathanael prayed in the New Year of 2011
2011
January 1st - Ate New Years Dinner with Tammy's Parents & ate Supper with
(Sat.) Tammy's Dad's Family. Everyone was there; all her Aunts and Uncles
and cousins. It was so good to see them all again. It had been a
couple of years since we had seen most of them.
January 2nd - Landrum Independent Baptist Church - Pastor Shane Jackson
(Sunday) Landrum, SC
AM John Preached & Our Family sang
January 2nd - Greenpoint Baptist Church - Pastor David Lancaster
(Sunday) Inman, SC
PM Our Family Sang
January 3rd - Lowes in Gaffney
(Mon.) Sang for a very nice and helpful lady in the paint department
January 6th - Una First Baptist Church - Pastor Phil Raines
(Thurs.) Una, SC
Preaching: Bob McCurry
Our Family sang
January 9th - Pacolet Hills Baptist Church - Pastor James Price
(Sunday) Columbus, NC
AM Revival: John Preached & our Family sang
John Carl led the music - A Blessing
January 9th - Christian Heights Baptist Church - Pastor Paul Edwards
(Sunday) Gaffney, SC
PM John Preached & the Family sang
January 10th - Woke up to snow! We got 6 inches! It is so unreal! We never have this
(Mon.) much snow. We love it!
This afternoon it sleeted and we had freezing rain on top of our
snow.
January 11 & 12th - It was really slick outside everywhere. The roads were awful.
(Tues. & Wed.) The boys enjoyed sliding around and playing.
January16th - Pacolet Hills Baptist Church - Pastor James Price
(Sunday) Columbus, NC
AM Revival: John Preached & our Family sang
*John Carl led the music - an extra blessing
January 16th - Mountain View Baptist Church - Pastor Steve Griffith
(Sunday) Cowpens, SC
PM Our Family sang
January 18th - El-Bethel Baptist Camp Meeting - Moderator Ty Childers
(Tues.) Spartanburg, SC
Preaching Frank Walker
Our Family sang
January 19th - Highpoint Baptist Church - Pastor Clifford Phillips
(Wed.) Gaffney, SC
Nathanael preached & our Family sang
January 23rd - Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church - Pastor Charlie Glover
(Sunday) Spartanburg, SC
AM John Preached and our Family sang
*We were happy to have John's Mom and Uncle Frank in the service
with us today.
January 23rd - Spencer Road Baptist Church - Pastor Rick Fox
(Sunday) Hickory, NC
PM Our Family sang
*Nathanael was scheduled to preach - The Lord met with us
and changed the program.
January 26th - Gateway Baptist Church - Pastor Ray Stuart
(Wed.) Boiling Springs, SC
Our Family sang
*You can view all the services for the week at:
January 29th - Moved our House Trailor to our land in Waterloo, SC
(Sat.)
AM
January 29th - Spent the afternoon with John's Mom for her 85th Birthday!
(Sat.)
PM
January 30th - Resurrection Baptist Church - Pastor Joey Wampler
(Sunday) Cowpens, SC
AM Our Family sang
January 30th - Fletcher First Baptist Church - Pastor Roy Waldroup
(Sunday) Fletcher, NC
PM Our Family sang in concert
*An extra blessing - John Carl led the Congregation singing
January 31st - February 5th - Traveling back and forth moving our stuff around.
(Mon. - Sat.) We are hoping to get most of it done this week -
weather permitting. It has rained some and they
are calling for freezing rain on Friday. But we have
next week to finish if we need it, and we are very
thankful for that.
February 6th - Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
(Sunday) Greenville, SC
AM Our Family sang
February 6th - Highpoint Baptist Church - Pastor Clifford Phillips
(Sunday) Gaffney, SC
PM John preached and Our Family sang
February 7th - Still packing and moving! It was just too muddy to move on Saturday.
(Mon.) We finished up packing today for the most part. It turned out that
today was the best day to rent a moving truck. So we loaded up a
26ft truck this afternoon and tonight. We stopped at 9:00pm and ate
supper and then went to bed. (We didn't load our beds) We didn't get
to go to the Revival. But with the Lords help we hope to go tomorrow
night.
February 8th - Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
(Tues.) Greenville, SC
Dr. Mike Bagwell preached
Our Family sang
*Jesse helped with the offering
*Thanks to the Lord we got most of our stuff moved this morning and
unpacked, And the truck returned and we made it to church on
time.
What a Blessing! We hope to finish up moving tomorrow.
*We sang for the folks that will put in our septic system
February 9th - Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan Wardlaw
(Wed) Greenville, SC
Dr. Mike Bagwell preached
Our Family sang
*Jesse helped with the offering
*We moved more stuff today and unloaded it and thanks to the Lord
we now have our septic system finished. We still have well and
power to go. Porches and underpinning also. Then we have to pass
the inspection. Your prayers are very much appreciated!
*We sang for some folks at the gas station in Cowpens
February 10th, 11th &12th - Finished up with our house in Cowpens. Our boys was
(Thurs - Sat.) sick with aches and fever and Nathanael had ashma
problems on top of that. It was a slow go but thank the
Lord we made it.
February 13th - We let the boys sleep as long as possible and then went to a local
(Sunday) church (First Baptist Cross Hill). Dear friends are letting us stay in
their summer home till we have our house complete and ready to
move into.
February 14th - We worked on our house all day. John Carl is still sick so he
(Mon.) rested.
February 17th - West Lenior Baptist Church - Pastor Rick Safriet
(Thurs.) Lenoir, NC
36th Annual Bible Conference
Moderator - Dr. James Lockee
Our Family sang
*You can download the services at:
February 20th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland
(Sunday) Honea Path, SC
Our Family sang
February 22nd - Altapass Baptist Church - Pastor Steve Sisk
(Tues.) Spruce Pine, NC
AM Bible Conference: Preaching Dana Williams
Our Family sang
February 22nd - Emmanuel Baptist Church - Pastor Frankie Taylor
(Tues.) Roebuck, SC
PM Revival: Preaching Milton Taylor
Our Family sang
February 23rd - Greenpoint Baptist Church - Pastor David Lancaster(Wed.) Inman, SC
John Preached & Our Family sang
February 24th - Spent the day with Tammy's Dad for his 72nd Birthday!(Thurs.) We sang for him.February 25th - Landrum First Baptist Church - Senior's Meeting & Supper(Fri.) Landrum, SC Our Family sangFebruary 27th - Dalzell Baptist Church - Pastor Mark Barnette(Sunday) Dalzell, SC AM service - Our Family sang - The Pastor preachedPM service - Our Family sang in concertMarch 3rd - Chesnee Freewill Baptist Church - Pastor James Childers(Thurs.) Chesnee, SCPreaching Bob McCurryOur Family sang*You can listen to the messages on their web page:www.chesnefreewillbaptistchurch.orgMarch 6th - Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan Wardlaw(Sunday) Greenville, SCAMMarch 6th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Sunday) Honea Path, SCPM John PreachedOur Family sangMarch 13th - Fairview Baptist Church - Pastor Ty Childers(Sunday) Spartanburg, SCOur Family sangMarch 14th - 16th - Camp Zion - Pastor Earl Farley(Mon. - Wed.) Myrtle, MSNathanael preached 3 mins. Tues. & WedNathanael Preached Wed. afternoonOur Family sang through the weekMarch 19th - Highland Baptist Church - Pastor Brian Smith(Sat.) Highpoint, NCMens Worship & FellowshipJohn & Nathanael PreachedOur Family sangMarch 20th - Bethesda Baptist Church - Pastor Larry Holland(Sunday) Spartanburg, SCRevival: Frank Walker PreachingOur Family sangMarch 21st - 25th - Tri-County Camp Meeting - Moderator Steve Sisk(Mon. - Fri.) Spruce Pine, NCNathanael Preached on Wednesday morningJohn Preached on Friday morningOur Family sang all through the week* John Carl was blessed to lead the music two mornings* John & the boys enjoyed helping with the music all weekMarch 27th - Oak Ridge Baptist Church - Pastor Larry Sprouse(Sunday) Alexander, NCAM John was scheduled to preach - The Lord PreachedOur Family sangMarch 27th - Silver Chapel Baptist Church - Pastor Jonathon Thacker(Sunday) Spruce Pine, NCPM Preaching Revival: Dr. Mike BagwellOur Family sangMarch 28th - April 1 - Grace Baptist Church - Pastor Marcus Benefield(Mon. - Fri.) Bethlehem, NCRevival: Preaching John LancasterOur Family sang 4 nightsApril 2 - Boiling Springs Park (Sat.) Boiling Springs, SCUna Freewill Baptist Church Fun Day - Pastor Kenneth CashOur Family sangApril 3 - Ingleside Baptist Church - Pastor Everette WallaceSunday Landrum, SCJohn preached am & pmOur Family sang am & pm*The boys enjoyed helping with the music both servicesApril 4 - Fingerville Baptist Church - Pastor Andy Case(Mon.) Fingerville, SCRevival: Preaching Kenneth RidingsOur Family sangApril 10 - Cedar Cliff Baptist Church - Pastor Daniel Stewart Sunday Robinsville,NCJohn preached am & our Family sangNathanael preached pm & our Family sangApril 12 - Peace Freewill Baptist Church - Pastor Chuck Thornton(Tues.) Sptbg., SCRevival: Preaching Waylon OwensOur Family sangApril 17th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim RutlandSunday Honea Path, SCAM Our family sangApril 17th - Parkwood Baptist Church - Pastor Stan WardlawSunday Greenville, SCPM Our Family sangApril 18th - 20th - Central Baptist Church Campmeeting - Pastor Doug Bearden(Mon. - Wed.) Carrollton, GAOur Family sang on TuesdayApril 21st - Put pump on well - Thank the Lord!April 22nd - The Lord held back the rain long enough for us to put in our water lines -Thank the Lord for His goodness and care!April 23rd - The Lord protected us as we drove through a Tornado in Metropolitan,Illinois. Thank the Lord for His protection!April 24th - Opdyke Baptist Church - Pastor Keith NealSunday Opdyke, IllinoisAM Our Family sangApril 24th - Lighthouse Baptist Church - Pastor Frank HustonSunday Mt. Vernon, IllinoisPM Our Family sangApril 25th - 26th - Lighthouse Baptist Church - Pastor Frank Huston(Mon. - Tues.) Mt. Vernon, IllinoisRevival: Preaching Dr. Mike BagwellOur Family sang both nightsApril 27th - 29th - New Hope Baptist Church - Pastor Edgar Paschall(Wed. - Fri.) Calvert City, KentuckyOur Family sang each serviceJohn preached on Thursday morningNathanael preached Thursday morning & Friday nightMay 1st - 4th - Big Meadows Baptist Church - Pastor Josh Calvert(Sunday - Wed.) Newland, N.C.Revival: John Preached each nightNathanael preached on Tuesday nightOur Family sang each nightMay 8th - Bright Star Baptist Church - Pastor Jerry Jackson(Sunday) Alba, TexasAM & PM John Preached & Our Family sangMay 11th - Abner Baptist Church - Pastor Jay Barnes(Wed.) Elmo, TexasJohn Preached & Our Family sangMay 13th - Bear Creek Baptist Church - Pastor John Worley(Fri.) Linden, TexasRevival: Preaching E.L. SharpOur Family sangMay 15th - Hilltop Baptist Church - Pastor Johnny Whittaker(Sunday) Sunnyvale, TexasAM John Preached & Our Family sangMay 15th - New Beginnings Baptist Church - Pastor Bryan Easley(Sunday) Edgewood, TexasPM John Preached & Our Family sang May 21st - Cross Hill First Baptist - Pastor Curtis Marshall(Sat.) Cross Hill, SCRevival Kick-Off and Fish fryOur family sangMay 22nd - 25th - Spring Creek Baptist Church - Pastor Bob McCurry(Sunday - Wed.) Buladean, NCSunday morning -Youth Sunday - Nathanael PreachedOur Family sangSunday night - John Preached and Our Family sangMonday night - Nathanael Preached & Our family sangTuesday night - The Lord Preached & Our Family sangWednesday night - John Preached & Our Family sangMay 29th - First Freewill Baptist Church Kingstree - Pastor Waylon Owens(Sunday) Kingstree, SCAM Our Family sang in ConcertMay 29th - Shiloh Church - Pastor Bobby Driggers(Sunday) Sumter, SCPM Our Family sang in Concert* We were happy John's Mom and her sister Johnnie were able to be in the service with us.June 1st - Harvest Baptist - Pastor Jim Rutland(Wed.) Honea Path, SCNathanael Preached & Our Family sangMay 31st - June 7th - We did alot of work at our house these days.We spent our first night there on May 31st.What a Blessing!!June 4th - Our Family sang at Preacher Jim Rutlands Birthday Party(Sat.) Harvest Baptsit Church - Honea Path, SCJune 5th - Pilgrims Way Baptist Church - Pastor Wayne Stafford(Sunday) Rutherfordton, NCHomecomingOur Family sangJohn was scheduled to preach - The Lord PreachedJune 8th - Kentucky Welcome Center (Wed.) Our Family sangJune 8th - New Hope Baptist Church - Pastor Edgar Paschall(Wed.) Mt. Vernon, IllinoisJohn Preached & Our Family sangJune 9th - Bob Evans Restaurant(Thrus.) Our Family sang for our waitressJune 9th - 12th - Lighthouse Baptist Church - Pastor Frank Huston(Wed. - Sunday) Mt. Vernon, IllinoisYouth RevivalNathanael Preached Wed. - Sat.John Preached on SundayJohn Carl led the Music on Fri. nightOur Family sang each serviceJune 14th - 17th - Worked at our House, tore down building in Cowpens and movedit to our house. Changed our Driving licence. We really got alot done these days.June 19th - Redeemed Baptist Church - Pastor Alan Wheeler(Sunday) Lincolnton, NCAM John PreachedOur Family sangJune 19th - Victory Baptist Church - Pastor Phillip Coffey(Sunday) Taylorsville, NCPM Revival: Preaching Bobby BrendleOur Family sangJune 20th - 24th - Taylorsville Baptist Camp-Meeting - Pastor Steve Dagenhart(Mon. - Fri.) Co. Moderator - Ruel FoxJohn preached on Monday morningNathanael preached (5 Min. Message) on Wed. morningOur Family sang on Monday nightJune 26th - Mountain Ridge Baptist Church(Sunday) Taylorsville, NCAM John preachedOur Family sangJune 26th - Oxford Memorial Baptist Church - Pastor Neal Walker(Sunday) Taylorsville, NCPM The Lord PreachedOur Family sang June 27th - July 1st - Taylorsville Baptist Camp Meeting(Mon. - Fri.) Pastor Steve DagenhartCo. Moderator - Ruel FoxOur Family sang Monday morning & Friday morning*John Carl rang the bell on Wed. night & Friday night to start the service. It was a thrill for him and us!July 2nd - Captain Galley's Fish Camp (Sat.) Stony Point, NCSang for the ownerJuly 3rd - Beulah Baptist Church - Pastor Brent Dula(Sunday) Taylorsville, NCAM John was scheduled to preachThe Lord preached Our Family sangPM - Nathanael Preached & Our Family sangJuly 7th & 8th - Dennis Family Farm (Thurs. & Fri.) IndianaHomeschoolers 4th of July CelebrationOur Family sang Thursday night, Friday morning, & Friday nightJohn preached on Friday morningJohn Carl led the music for each serviceAlso preaching was Bro. Tim Rutherford and Bro. Edgar PaschallJuly 10th - Myrtle Baptist Church - Pastor Earl Farley(Sunday) Myrtle, MSAM Nathanael PreachedOur Family sangJuly 10th - Unity Baptist Church - Pastor Ronnie Barefield(Sunday) Ripley, MSPM Our Family sang John shared his Testimony and our Family TestimonyJuly 13th - 15th - Mount Moriah Baptist Church - Pastor Phillip Logan(Wed. - Fri.) Iuka, MSNathanael Preached each nightOur family sang each nightJuly 17th - Una First Baptist Church - Pastor Phil Raines(Sunday) Una, SCAM Our family sang in concert*We enjoyed having some of our dear friends in the servicewith us today.July 17th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Sunday) Honea Path, SCPM John Preached & Our Family sangJuly 18th - 22nd - Youth Jubilee - Archdale, NC - Pastor Jeff Woods(Mon. - Fri.) Co - Moderator - Brian SmithNathanael Preached on Tuesday MorningJohn Preached on Thursday MorningOur Family sang through the weekJuly 24th - Victory Baptist Church - Pastor Wayne Logan(Sunday) Guntown, MSAM John & Nathanael PreachedOur Family sangJuly 24th - Camp Zion - Pastor Earl Farley(Sunday) Myrtle, MSPMJuly 25th - 27th - Camp Zion - Pastor Earl Farley(Mon. - Wed.) Myrtle, MSJohn Preached on MondayNathanael Preached 3 minutes on WednesdayJohn Preached 3 minutes on WednesdayOur Family sang through the week*John Carl & Isaac helped play for offering each nightJuly 28th - 29th - New Canaan Baptist Church - Pastor Mike Soop(Thurs. - Fri.) Lawrenceville, GApm am Youth & Young Adult RevivalOur Family SangJuly 29th - Grace Baptist Church (Friday) 25th Wedding Anniversary Party for their Pastor -Marcus & Teresa BenefieldPM Our Family sangJuly 31st - Grace Baptist Church - Pastor Marcus Benefield(Sunday) Bethlehem, NCAM&PM Youth SundayNathanael Preached AM & Our Family sangJohn Preached PM & Our Family sang*We were happy to have Tammys Mom with us this morningJuly 31st - Bright Light Baptist - Pastor Keith Bowman(Sunday) Statesville, NCPM Youth SundayNathanael PreachedAugust 3rd - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Wed.) Honea Path, SCOur Family SangAugust 5th - Ed Browns RodeoBlacksburg, SC *John Carl & Nathanael entered the Wild Cow Milking Contestwith our family friend, Bro. Ken. They won! - But they came awaywith a torn shirt for Bro. Ken and a hole in John Carls finger. Nathanaelhad only a small scrape. They were all smiles to say the least! August 6th - Altapass Baptist Fellowship Building(Sat.) Spruce Pine, NCSpecial Party to honor their Pastor -Steve SiskOur Family sangAugust 7th - Altapass Baptist Church - Pastor Steve Sisk(Sunday) Spruce Pine, NCAM - Our Family sang - the Lord preachedBaptism service at the end - What a Blessing!PM - Bro. Seve Preached Our Family sangAugust 10th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Wed.) Honea Path, SCOur Family sangAugust 14th - Pacolet Hills Baptist Church - Pastor James Price(Sunday) Columbus, NCAM HomecomingOur Family sang in concertAugust 14th - Wesley Court Nursing Home (Summer Place)(Sunday) Boiling Springs, SC3:00 Our Family sangAugust 14th - Mountain View Baptist Church - Pastor Steve Griffith(Sunday) Cowpens, SCPM John preachedOur Family sang*Johns Mom was able to be with us tonightAugust 17th - Faith Baptist Church(Wed.) Laurens, SCJohn PreachedOur Family sangAugust 21st - Pleasant Hill Baptist - Pastor Rodney Milsaps(Sunday) Our Family sangAMAugust 21st - Altapass Baptist Church - Pastor Steve Sisk(Sunday) Our Family sangPM The Lord moved in a sweet way. This was Preacher Sisk's last Sunday at Altapass.August 28th - Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church - Pastor Charlie Glover(Sunday) John PreachedAM Our Family sang*We were happy to have John's Mom with us todayAugust 28th - Calvary Hill Baptist Church - Pastor Tim Wofford(Sunday) John PreachedPM Our Family sangAugust 31st - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Wed.) Our Family sangSeptember 4th - Millersville Baptist Church - Pastor Bill Orren(Sunday) Taylorsville, NC AM We visited friends September 4th - Rocky Face Baptist Church - Pastor Mark Dula(Sunday) Hiddenite, NCPM John PreachedOur Family sangSeptember 7th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Wed.) Our Family sangSeptember 11th - Gospel Light Baptist Church - Pastor Bruce Wyatt(Sunday) Revival: Preaching J.T. BaskinsOur Family sangSeptember 12th - 14th - Gospel Light Baptist Church - Pastor Bruce Wyatt(Mon. - Wed.) Revival: Preaching J.T. BaskinsThe boys helped with the musicOur Family sang(We traveled home on Wed.)September 15th - Got Internet hooked up in our home!!! Thank you Lord!!!!(Thurs.) Did alot of work on our house. Hung our curtains on the windows. It's starting to feel and look like home.September 16th - Put Stove in our kitchen. We had a baked potato for supper. (Fri.) Yum Yum!September 18th - Highland Baptist Church - Pastor Brian Smith(Sunday) High Point, NCAM John Preached Our Family sangSeptember 18th - Gospelway Baptist Church - Pastor Danny McMahan(Sunday) Highpoint, NCPM Nathanael PreachedOur Family sangSeptember 19th & 20th - High Point Baptist Camp Meeting - Moderator Jeff Woods(Mon. - Tues.) Preaching Tony HudsonOur Family sang on Monday nightSeptember 21st - Millersville Baptist Church - Pastor Bill Orren(Wed.) Taylorsville, NCRevival: Preaching Eugene RidleyOur Family sangSeptember 25th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Sunday) Honea Path, SCHarvest's 7th Anniversary AM: Pastor Rutland Preached Our Family sangPM: Our Family sang along with others in the Church* It was a Great Anniversary Day!September 28th - Ingleside Baptist Church - Pastor Everette Wallace(Wed.) Landrum, SCJohn PreachedOur family sangOctober 2nd - Walnut Hill Baptist Church - Pastor Todd Johnson(Sunday) Campobello, SCAM Homecoming: Preaching Matthew BurrisOur Family sangOctober 2nd - Highpoint Baptist Church - Pastor Clifford Phillips(Sunday) Gaffney, SCPM Nathanael PreachedOur Family sangOctober 5th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Wed.) Honea Path, SCJohn PreachedOur Family sangOctober 9th - Temple Baptist Church - Pastor Tim Rupard(Sunday) Newland, NCOur Family sang in the AM serviceJohn Preached in the PM service & Our Family sangOctober 11th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Wed.) Honea Path, SCOur Family sangOctober 13th - WE GOT OUR VAN BACK! THANK YOU LORD!(Thurs.)October 14th -15th - Twin Lakes Christian Camp (Fri. - Sat.) Randleman, NCHighland Baptist Church - Pastor Brian SmithJohn and Nathanael PreachedOur Family sangOctober 15th - New Testament Baptist Church - Pastor Darren Richardson(Sat. evening) Robbins, NC" Fish Fry & Singing"Our Family sangOctober 16th - Pine Grove Baptist Church - Pastor Jeff Woods(Sunday) Archdale, NCJohn was scheduled to preach AM - The Lord sweetly walked among His people and did the preaching.Nathanael preached PM Our Family sang both servicesOctober 17th - 21st - Opdyke Baptist Church - Pastor Keith Neal(Mon. - Fri.) Opdyke, IllinoisRevival - John PreachedNathanael Preached Youth Service Thursday nightOur Family sang each nightOctober 22nd - Nursing Home with New Hope Baptist - Pastor Edgar Paschall(Sat.) Calvert City, KentuckyNathanael PreachedOur Family sangOctober 23rd - New Hope Baptist Church - Pastor Edgar Paschall(Sunday) John Preached PM servicesOur Family sang both servicesOctober 26th - Ingleside Baptist Church - Pastor Everette Wallace(Wed.) Landrum, SCJohn Preached Our Family sangOctober 30th - Sunrise Baptist Church - Pastor David Woods(Sunday) Sawmill, NCAM Services - John Preached and our Family sangPM Services - Nathanael Preached and our Family sangOctober 31st - November 3rd - Sunrise Baptist Church - Pastor David Woods(Mon. - Thurs.) Sawmill, NCJubileePreaching pm services: Rev. Terrell CrumpNathanael Preached Tues. & Wed. MorningJohn Preached Wed. MorningJohn Carl led the music a few morningsOur Family sang each morning & night***It was during the Thursday night service 3 years ago that Nathanael surrendered to Preach the Gospel. What a Blessing!November 4th - Tractor Show in Carthage, NC(Fri.) Our Family sang for our dear friends from New Beginnings Bapt. Ch.November 6th - Unity Grove Baptist Church - Pastor Terry Warren (Sunday) Carthage, NCAM John PreachedOur Family sangNovember 6th - New Testament Baptist Church - Pastor Darren Richardson(Sunday) Carthage, NCPM John PreachedOur Family sangNovember 6th - Nathanael surrendered to preach the Gospel 3 years ago today.God is so Good!November 7th - 11th - Pine Grove Baptist Church - Pastor Jeff Woods(Mon. - Fri.) Archdale, NCRevival: John Preached Mon., Wed., & Fri. nightsNathanael Preached Tues. & Thurs. nights*The Lord did most of the Preaching on Tues. nightIsaac was asked to give his testimony Thurs. nightOur Family sang each nightNovember 12th - The Bennett Place - Civil War Surrender area(Sat.) Durham, NCOur Family sang for the WorkerNovember 12th - Dollar General Store(Sat.) Hillsborough, NCOur family sang for the ladies workingNovember 13th - Welcome Baptist Church - Pastor Jonathan Faucette(Sunday) Hillsborough, NCAM "Family Thanksgiving Day"John PreachedOur Family sangNovember 13th - Wayside Baptist Church - Pastor Brad Williams(Sunday) Hillsborough, NCPM John PreachedOur Family sangNovember 14th - 16th - Midway Baptist Church - Pastor Charles Mustian(Mon. - Wed.) Jamestown, NC"Thanksgiving Jubilee"Our Family sang on Tuesday morning &Wednesday Morning & Wed. night*Nathanael enjoyed playing the bass for each service*The services were on the internet through the Steve Brown Ministries. You can view them and you can also order the Services. You can click on the link below.http://stevebrownministries.com/November 20th - True Gospel Baptist Church - Pastor Rick Shoemaker(Sunday) Trinity, NCAM services - John Preached & Our Family sangPM services - Nathanael Preached & Our Family sangNovember 23rd - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Wed.) Honea Path, SCNathanael Preached the Thanksgiving MessageOur Family sangNovember 25th - We enjoyed Thanksgiving supper with Tammy's Family(Fri.) Hiddenite, NCNovember 26th - Fairgrove Music Store - Owner John Hofman(Sat.) Thomasville, NCOur Family sang and the boys played their instrumentsMr. Hofman played for usIt was a great visitNovember 27th - Bible Truth Baptist Church - Pastor Jeff Harmon(Sunday) High Point, NCAM "Old Fashioned Day"Nathanael Preached at 10:00 amBro. Jeff Preached at 11:00 amJohn Preached at 2:00 pm*John Carl led the music in the 2 pm servicesOur Family sang through the dayNovember 27th - Midway Baptist Church - Pastor Charles Mustian(Sunday) Jamestown, NCPM Nathanael PreachedOur Family sangNovember 28th - We enjoyed supper with John's Mom (Mon.) (That was our Thanksgiving together)November 30th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Wed.) Honea Path, SCOur Family sangDecember 3rd - Our Church Family Christmas Supper - Harvest Baptist(Sat.) Our Family sangDecember 4th - Faith Baptist Church (Sunday) Laurens, SCJohn taught Sunday SchoolJohn Preached in the 11:00 service& Our Family sangNathanael Preached in the 2:00 service& Our Family sangDecember 5th - 9th - Mountain trip (Mon. - Fri.) Good week of rest and fellowship with friendsDid some Christmas shopping and candy makingOn Wednesday it snowed the biggest snowflakes ever! It was beautiful!December 8th - Stage West Boot Store(Thursday) Our Family sangDecember 11th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Sunday) Honea Path, SCOur Family sang am & pmDecember 14th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Wed.) Honea Path, SCOur Family sangDecember 10th - Present - Enjoying being around the house. We have hung morethings on the wall, Unpacked some more boxes, got some clothes, dishes and toys out of storage. (That was fun to have some things we haven't seen in almost 2Years! WOW!) We had a day of Christmas shopping with our boys. John and the boys have hunted some and the Twins have enjoyed catfishing. We have hadseveral delicious meals from that. We also have enjoyedour church family at Harvest Baptist. December 18th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Sunday) Honea Path, SCOur Family sang am & pmDecember 21st - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Wed.) Honea Path, SCOur Family sangDecember 24th - We packed up our van and headed for Spartanburg to be with(Sat.) John's Mom. We enjoyed being with Moo-Ma and the Lancaster Family and we enjoyed a wonderful meal.Late that evening we traveled on to Hiddenite to be with Tammy's Parents and to spend the night.December 25th - Christmas morning we enjoyed Christmas with our boys and (Sunday) Paw Paw and Momma D.We enjoyed being at Oxford Memorial Baptist Church forChristmas worship with Pastor Neal Walker and members.Christmas night we enjoyed being with our Durmire family andanother wonderful meal.December 28th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland(Wed.) Honea Path, SCOur Family sang