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Glory to God!
 
 
 
2014
 
 
 January 5th- Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland
       (Sunday)       Honea Path, SC
                             Our Family sang
                           
                              *In the pm service, we had the Lord's Supper.  What a Blessing to take of the
                              Lord's Supper together with our whole family.  It was a sweet service.
 
 
 
January 8th - Manna Baptist Church - Pastor Danny Cannon
     (Wed.)            Spartanburg, SC
                            Preaching: Bill Pickle
                            Our Family sang
 
 
 
January 9th - Una First Baptist Church - Pastor Phil Raines
     (Thurs.)         Una, SC
                            Preaching: Bob McCurry
                            Our Family sang
                            Hallie played the piano
 
 
 
January 12th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland
    (Sunday)           Honea Path, SC
                              Our Family sang
 
 
 
January 12th - Central Baptist Church - Pastor Doug Bearden
      (Sunday)         Carrollton, GA
           PM              Nathanael Preached
 
 
 
January 15th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland
       (Wed.)            Honea Path, SC
                              Our Family sang
 
 
 
January 19th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland
    (Sunday)           Honea Path, SC
                              The Lord Preached in the AM service
                              Our Family sang
 
                              *We thank the Lord for His faithfulness
                                We thank Him for the courage to be obedient
                                We thank Him for meeting with us and for helping His people
                                What a Blessing!  We praise His Holy Name!
 
                                Our Family sang
 
 
 
January 22nd - Mountain View Baptist Church - Pastor Steve Griffith
       (Wed.)             Cowpens, SC
                               Our Family sang
 
 
 
January 23rd - El-Bethel Baptist Assembly Camp Meeting - Moderator Ty Childers
       (Thurs.)          Spartanburg, SC
                               Bro. Milton Taylor Preached
                               Our Family sang
 
 
 
January 26th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland
       (Sunday)        Honea Path, SC
                              John Preached in the PM service
 
                              *Isaac was sick and Tammy stayed home with him.  When John was ready to
                                preach he called Tammy on the phone, placed the phone on the pulpit and
                                she was able to hear the message.  It was great!  Tammy videoed the message
                                while watching the phone.  We hope to put it on our web-page soon so you can
                                see and hear it too.
 
 
 
January 31st - Gateway Baptist Church Jubilee - Pastor Ray Stewart
        (Fri.)              Boiling Springs, SC
         AM               Our Family sang
 
 
 
February 1st - Laurens County Amphitheater
        (Sat.)            Laurens, SC                            
                             Beaverdam Baptist Church Winter Fest - Pastor Phil Bryson
                             Our Family sang
 
 
 
February 2nd - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland
       (Sunday)        Honea Path, SC
                               Our Family sang AM & PM
                               Nathanael Preached in the PM Service
 
 
 
February 8th - New Faith Baptist Church - Pastor Joe Drum
       (Sat.)              Alexis, NC
                              Bible Conference: Preaching Andy Royal
                              Our Family sang
 
 
February 9th - New Faith Baptist Church - Pastor Joe Drum
     (Sunday)         Alexis, NC
          AM              Bible conference: Preaching John Lancaster
                              Our Family sang
 
 
February 9th - Redeemed Baptist Church - Pastor Alan Wheeler
       (Sunday)       Lincolnton, NC
            PM            Nathanael Preached
                              Our Family sang
      
 
 
February 10th - West Lenoir Baptist Church - Pastor Rick Safriet
      (Mon.)               Lenoir, NC
         PM                  Bible conference
 
 
 
February 16th - Harvest Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Rutland
     (Sunday)            Honea Path, SC
                                 Our Family sang
 
 
 
February 18th - Funeral for Ms. Liz Littlefield in Spartanburg. 
       (Tues.)             She was a member of our church at Valley Falls.
                                John Preached
 
 
February 19th - Emmanuel Baptist Church - Pastor Frankie Taylor
      (Wed.)               Roebuck, SC
                                Revival: Preaching Ray Lanford
                                Our Family sang
 
 
 
February 23rd - Myrtle Baptist Church - Pastor Earl Farley
        (Sunday)         Myrtle, MS
                                John Preached AM and our Family sang
                                Nathanael Preached PM and our Family sang
 
 
 
February 24th - 26th - Work Week Camp Zion - Pastor Earl Farley
       (Mon. - Wed.)               Myrtle, MS
 
 
 
February 24th - 28th - Oakhill Baptist Church - Pastor Vick Garrison
         (Mon. - Fri.)                Myrtle, MS
                                            John & Nathanael Preached each night
                                            Our Family sang each night
                                            John Carl led the music
                                            Hallie Played the piano
                                           
 
 
March 2nd - First Baptist Avondale - Interim Pastor - Dr. Benny Pate
   (Sunday)       Atlanta, GA
        AM            Our Family sang
 
 
 March 2nd - Bible Baptist Church - Pastor Billy Cole
    (Sunday)      Simpsonville, SC
         PM            John Preached
                          Our Family sang
 
 
March 5th - Ingleside Baptist Church - Pastor Shane Ezell
    (Wed.)         Landrum, SC
                        Revival: Preaching Charles Worley
                        Our Family sang
                        Hallie sang a song with the Preacher's wife
                        The boys played their instruments with the cong. and choir music
 
 
March 9th - Central Baptist Church - Pastor Doug Bearden
   (Sunday)      Carrollton, GA
        AM           Preaching Olen Wiggins
                         Our Family sang
 
 
March 9th - Myrtle Baptist Church - Pastor Earl Farley
   (Sunday)      Myrtle, MS
        PM           Preaching Greg Garrison
                       
 
 
March 10th - 12th - Camp Zion - Pastor Earl Farley
    (Mon. - Wed.)            Myrtle, MS
                                       John Preached on Wed. Afternoon
                                       Nathanael Preached 3 mins on Mon. & Wed.
                                       Our Family sang through the week
 
                                       *What a wonderful week! It was an amazing service on Wed. night.
                                         A Holy hush came over the whole place.  The babies were quiet, the children were
                                         quiet.  The Lord blessed us and refreshed us!
 
 
 
March 16th - 19th - Algoma Baptist Church - Pastor Don Smith
   (Sunday - Wed.)         Algoma, MS
                                       Revival: Preaching John & Nathanael
                                       Our Family sang each service
                                       John Carl led the music & Hallie played the piano on Sunday night.
    
                                        *We had a wonderful week.  The Lord helped us and His people.
 
 
 
March 20th -  The North Mississippi Baptist Bible Institute
    (Thurs.)          Endville, MS
                           Our Family sang
 
 
March 23rd - Beulah Baptist Church - Pastor Brent Dula
 (Sunday)         Taylorsville, NC
                         John Preached am & pm
                         Our Family sang both services
                       
                         * Great services! The Lord helped us!  What a blessing.
 
 
March 30th - April 1st - Gospel Light Baptist Church - Pastor Bruce Wyatt
  (Sunday - Tues.)                  Rock Hill, SC
                                                Revival: Preaching Walter Hare
                                                Our Family sang in the choir
                                                The Boys helped with the music
                                                Our Family sang
 
                          *Sweet, Sweet services and great preaching!
 
 
 
April 2nd - Peace Freewill Baptist Church - Pastor Chuck Thornton
    (Wed.)       Spartanburg, SC
                      Revival:  Preaching Nathanael Lancaster
                      Youth night
                      Our Family sang
 
 
April 5th - Isaac's High School Graduation
  (Sat.)          Harvest Baptist Church
                     Honea Path, SC
               
                     It was a great day.  Isaac gave his testimony and Played a special number with his fiddle.  His
                     brothers accompanied him on guitars.
 
                     Our Family sang a sang featuring Isaac.
 
                     Hallie played prelude music and then "Pomp and Circumstance" for Isaac to march in and
                      march out.
 
                     Nathanael Preached
 
                     *We have pictures on the bar at the left "Graduation" for you to see.
 
 
 
April 6th - Victory Baptist Church - Pastor Ron Allen
 (Sunday)     Woodruff, SC
                     John Preached in the AM services & Our Family sang
                     Nathanael Preach in the PM services & Our Family sang
                     *The Boys played each service for offering
 
 
April 9th - East Side Baptist Church - Pastor David Thomasson
   (Wed.)       Greenwood, SC 
                     Our Family sang
 
 
April 12th - Truth Baptist Church - Pastor Toby Powers
   (Sat.)           Bremen, GA
                       Youth Revival Kick-Off
                       Nathanael Preached
                       Our Family sang
 
 
 
April 13th - Beraucha Baptist Church - Pastor Jamie Rollins
   (Sunday)     Temple, GA
       AM           Our Family sang
 
 
 
April 13th - Temple Baptist Church - Pastor Toby Powers
   (Sunday)     Bremen, GA
        PM          Our Family sang
 
 
 
April 14th - Preachers Camp Meeting - Moderator - TJ Cochran
    (Mon.)         Union Campground
                        Waco, GA
                        John Preached
                        Our Family sang
                        The Boys helped with the music
 
 
 
April 16th - 17th -  Hillcrest Baptist Church - Pastor Ken Poarch
   (Wed. - Thurs.)        Lenoir, NC
                                    Moderator: Bradley Walker
                                    Young Preachers Revival
                                     Nathanael Preached on Wed. night
                                    Our Family sang both nights
 
 
 
    April 20th - 23rd    -   Central Baptist Church - Pastor Doug Bearden
 (Easter Sunday - Wed.)      Carrollton, GA
                                              Camp Meeting
                                              Nathanael Preached on Wed. morning
                                              Our Family sang each day
 
 
April 27th - May 1st - Southside Baptist Church - Pastor Todd Justice
     (Sunday - Thurs.)        Chesnee, SC
                                           Revival: John Preached Sunday, Mon., Tues. & Thurs. 
                                           Nathanael Preached Wednesday
                                           Our Family sang each service  
 
 
 May 4th - Redeemed Baptist Church - Pastor Alan Wheeler
 (Sunday)    Lincolnton, NC
                    Revival: Preaching Stan Frye
                    Our Family sang
 
                    *What a mighty move of God we felt and saw!
                       Souls were saved!  Praise the Lord!
 
 
 
May 7th - Ingleside Baptist Church - Pastor Shane Ezell
   (Wed.)     Landrum, SC
                   John Preached
                   Hallie sang - (this is Hallie's former church)
                   The Boys helped with the music
 
 
 
May 8th - Marinatha Manor Assisted Living 
 (Thurs.)    Spartanburg, SC
                   Nursing Home Revival - Moderator Josh Lawson
                   Sponsored by Resurrection Baptist Church - Pastor Joey Wampler
                   Bro. Andy Carrigan Preached
                   Our Family sang
 
                   *3 precious souls were saved!  Thank the Lord!
 
 
 
May 11th - New Faith Baptist Church - Pastor Joe Drum
 (Sunday)     Alexis, NC
     AM          " Mothers Day"
                     Nathanael Preached
                     Our Family sang
 
 
 
May 12th - Morning Star Baptist Church - Pastor Andy Carrigan
    (Mon.)       Pacolet, SC
                      Revival: Preaching Mark Threft
                      Our Family sang 
 
 
 
May 13th - 16th - Calvary Baptist Church - Pastor Carl Southerland
     (Tues. - Fri.)          Hornbeak, Tenn.
                                    Camp Meeting
                                    Nathanael Preached on Thurs. morning
                                    Our Family sang each day
 
                                    *Great meeting. Sweet Spirit and Fellowship
 
 
 
May 18th - Faith Baptist Church - Pastor Allen Jackson
 (Sunday)     Greenbriar, Arkansas
                     Our Family sang during the Sunday School Hour
                     John Preached in the AM service & Our Family sang
                     Nathanael Preached in the PM service & Our Family sang
 
 
 
 
May 19th - 21st - Smith's Chapel Baptist Church - Pastor JT Baskins
  (Mon. - Wed)           Colt, Arkansas
                                   Our Family sang each service
                                   Nathanael helped with the bass playing
                                   Our Family sang in the Choir
             
                                   *The Lord walked among His people with blessings and help!
 
                                   *The services were recorded and you can see them and order them at
                                     Steve Brown Ministries
 
 
 
May24th - Luxora First Baptist Church - Pastor Jackie Wood
  (Sat.)          Luxora, Arkansas
                     Saturday night singing and fish fry
                     Our family sang
 
 
 
May 25th - 27th- Luxora First Baptist Church - Pastor Jackie Wood
 (Sunday - Tues.)      Luxora, Arkansas
                                  Revival: Preaching John & Nathanael
                                  The boys helped with the music
                                 
                                  *John Preached Sunday night and Tuesday night.
                                   Nathanael preached Sunday morning and was scheduled for Monday night but
                                   The Lord Preached!  It was a wonderful service.  His people got help and we are
                                   thankful.
 
 
June 1st  - Mt. Gilead Baptist Church - No Pastor
  (Sunday)    Connelly Springs, NC
                      Homecoming:
                      Nathanael Preached in the Sunday School hour and our Family sang
                      John Preached in the 11:00 hour and our Family sang
 
 
 
 June 5th - On May 30th,Tammy's sweet daddy went home to be with our Lord, whom he faithfully served
   (Thurs.)        all his life.   His home going service was today.  It was a wonderful service. 
                        We were so honored to
                        have many Preacher friends of our Dad and family in attendance.  The Lord supplied                                grace and helped our family as we sang during the service
                        and also at the graveside.  John shared thoughts from the family and
                        Nathanael Preached a salvation message.   
 
                        On Wednesday night, June 4th our family met with family and friends.  The turn out was
                        tremendous and amazing!  Our family was blessed with all the support!
 
 
 
June 8th - Converse Baptist Church - Pastor Mike Davis
 (Sunday)     Converse, SC
                     Nathanael Preached AM & PM
                     Our Family sang both services
 
 
 
June 14th - Eastside Baptist Church - Pastor David Thomasson
     (Sat.)          Greenwood, SC
                        "Men Sharpening Men"
                         Our Family sang
 
 
June 15th - Spencer Road Baptist Church - Pastor Robert Ashe "Sheffy"
   (Sunday)     Conover, NC
       AM           John & Nathanael Preached
                        Our Family sang
 
 
June 15th pm - 20th - Taylorsville Baptist Camp Meeting - Pastor Steve Dagenhart
        (Sunday - Fri.)            Taylorsville, NC
                                             Our Family sang on Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday mornings
       
                                             *GREAT Preaching!  The Lord moved and helped his people!
 
 
June 22nd - Hillcrest Baptist Church - Pastor Kenneth Poarch
   (Sunday)      Lenoir, NC
        AM           John Preached and our Family sang
 
 
 
 
June 22nd - Oxford Memorial Baptist Church - Pastor Neal Walker
   (Sunday)       Taylorsville, NC
       PM              Our Family sang
 
 
 
June 23rd - 27th - Taylorsville Baptist Camp Meeting - Pastor Steve Dagenhart
     (Sunday - Fri.)       Taylorsville, NC
                                     Our Family sang Tuesday, Thursday & Friday mornings
 
                                     *GREAT Preaching!  GREAT Services!  The Lord met with us!
                                       What a Blessing!
 
 
 
June 29th - Wayfound Baptist Church - Pastor Jim Bowman
  (Sunday)      Taylorsville, NC
      AM            John Preached
                        Our Family sang
                        The Boys helped with the music
 
 
 
June 29th - Emmanuel Baptist Church - Pastor Brian Wilson
   (Sunday)     Columbus, NC
       PM           Our Family sang in concert
 
 
 
July 2nd - Greer Camp Meeting - Moderator Joe Arthur
    (Wed.)      Greer, SC
                     Brian McBride Preached
                     Our Family sang
 
 
 July 6th - Fellowship Baptist Church - Pastor Jonathon Shook
 (Sunday)    Greenwood, SC
                     John Preached in the pm service
                     Our Family sang in the pm service
 
 
 
July 9th - El-Bethel Baptist Camp Meeting - Moderator Ty Childers
   (Wed.)      Spartanburg, SC
                    Bro. Ronnie Barefield Preached
                    Our Family sang
 
 
July 13th - 16th - Mount Moriah Baptist Church - Pastor Phillip Logan
  (Sunday - Wed.)      Iuka, MS
      AM                        Revival: John Preached Sunday Morning
                                   Nathanael Preached Sunday afternoon - Wed. night
                                   Our Family sang each service
                                   The boys did an instrumental for the offering time
                                   *We had a sweet service on Tuesday night - the Lord helped his people.
 
 
July 13th - Unity Baptist Church - Pastor Ronnie Barefield
  (Sunday)     Ripley, MS
       PM          Nathanael Preached
                      Our Family sang
                      *A Young Man was saved tonight - What a Blessing!
 
 
 
July 14th - 16th - Work Week at Camp Zion - Pastor Earl Farley
    (Mon. - Wed)          Myrtle, MS
 
 
 
July 17th - Traveled home today.  We celebrated Isaac's 18th Birthday today on the road.
   (Thurs.)      Can't believe Isaac is 18 already!  Time is going by so fast.
 
 
July 18th - Una First Baptist Church - Pastor Phil Raines
    (Fri.)          Una, SC
                      Revival: Bro. Alan Carr Preached
                      Our Family sang
 
 
July 21st - 24th - Archdale Youth Jubilee - Moderators Jeff Woods & Jack Tripp
   (Mon. - Thurs.)       Archdale, NC
                                   John Carl Led the Congregation singing and the youth choir        
                                   Hallie Played the piano for the morning services
                                   Nathanael Preached on Thursday morning
                                   Our Family sang through the week
                                   * The Lord moved greatly through the week, helping His Children and He saved 14
                                      Precious souls!  What a Blessing!
 
 
 
July 27th - Lebanon Baptist Church - Pastor Lane Finley
  (Sunday)    Ripley, MS
      AM          Homecoming: Preaching Chip Johnson
                      Our Family sang for the worship service and for their 1:30 Singing service
                      *The Lord saved a precious soul!
 
 
 
July 27th - Algoma Baptist Church - Pastor Don Smith
  (Sunday)     Algoma, MS
      PM           John Preached in the training hour and our Family sang
                      Nathanael Preached in the worship hour and our Family sang
 
 
 
July 28th - 30th - Camp Zion - Pastor Earl Farley
    (Mon. - Wed.)        Myrtle, MS
                                   Our Family sang through the week
                                   John Preached three minutes on Tuesday
                                   Nathanael Preached ten minutes on Monday and three minutes on Tuesday.  He also
                                   Preached 10 minutes in the little church on Tuesday night, late.
 
 
 
July 31st - August 2nd - New Canaan Baptist Church - Pastor Mike Soop
         (Thurs. - Sat.)                 Carrollton, GA
                                                  Youth & Young Adult Revival
                                                  Our Family sang Friday morning & Saturday afternoon
                                                  *Sweet services. The Lord helped His people
 
 
August 2nd - Celebrated John Carl & Nathanael's 23rd Birthday!
      (Sat.)
 
 
 
August 3rd - Beulah Baptist Church - Pastor Brent Dula
  (Sunday)         Taylorsville, NC
                           Homecoming
                           John Preached
                           Our Family sang
                            *Great Homecoming Day! Sweet service
                            *We were glad to have Tammy's Mom in the service with us
 
 
 
August 9th - Midway Baptist Church - Pastor Charles Mustian
    (Sat.)             Jamestown, NC
                         Senior Adult Banquet
                          The Boys helped with the music during the program for the Seniors
                          *Great singing, food, fun and lots of good laughter!
 
 
 
August 10th - Midway Baptist Church - Pastor Charles Mustian
      (Sunday)       Jamestown, NC
                            The Lord Preached in the AM service.  What a sweet service and a Blessing!
                            Our Family sang
                            John Preached in the PM service and our Family sang
 
 
 
August 17th - McKinney Cove Baptist Church - Pastor Todd Ayers
     (Sunday)        Bakersville, NC
         AM              Nathanael Preached
                             Our Family sang
 
                             *What a sweet, sweet service!  The Lord moved among HIs people
 
 
 
August 17th - Roan Mountain Baptist Church - Pastor Tim Fowler
     (Sunday)        Bakersville, NC
         PM              Our Family sang in concert
     
                            *Sweet service
 
 
 
August 18th - 22nd - Tri-County Baptist Camp Meeting - Moderator Marcus Benfield
          (Mon. Fri.)               Spruce Pine, NC
                                           Our Family sang through the week
                                           Nathanael Preached Friday morning
 
 
 
August 24th -  Hankins Baptist Church - Pastor Joe Miller
     (Sunday)         Marion, NC
                             Homecoming: Nathanael Preached
                             Our Family sang
 
 
 
August 25th - WGGS channel 16 Niteline
      (Mon.)            Greenville, SC
                             Our Family sang 4 songs the first hour
                             and we sang 4 songs the second hour and told a little about us and our ministry.
                             We really enjoyed the experience.  We thank the Lord for helping us and everyone
                             that prayed for us.
 
 
 
August 26th - Catawba County Camp Meeting - Moderator Charles Worley
        (Tues.)         Maiden, NC
                             Preaching: Leonard Fletcher
                             Our Family sang
 
 
August 27th - 28th - Way Of The Cross Baptist Church - Moderator Jesse Bradley
      (Wed. - Thurs.)          McDonough, GA
                                         Preaching: Jared Dixon & CT Townsend
                                         Our Family sang
                                         * A Precious soul was saved
 
 
 
August 31st - Pilgrim Independent Missionary Baptist Church - Pastor Eddie Smith
     (Sunday)        Piney Flats, Tenn.
          AM             Homecoming
                             Nathanael Preached
                             Our Family sang
                             *Sweet Service
 
 
August 31st - Lighthouse Bible Church - Pastor Earnest Steffy
      (Sunday)       Blountville, Tenn.
          PM             John Preached
                             Our Family sang
                            *Sweet Service
 
 
 
September 3rd - Eastside Baptist Church - Pastor David Thomasson
        (Wed.)              Greenwood, SC
                                 John Preached
 
 
 
September 6th - Pisgah Baptist Church - Pastor Ronnie Miller
         (Sat.)               Lenoir, NC
                                 Youth Service - Moderator Cody Shew
                                 Nathanael Preached
 
 
 
September 6th - We enjoyed giving John Carl & Hallie a baby shower today.
         (Sat.)                It was a great day.
 
 
 
September 7th - Unity Baptist Church - Pastor Steve Sisk
        (Sunday)          Woodruff, SC 
                                  Our Family sang
                                  Preacher Sisk Preached a powerful message.  We really enjoyed being with
                                  him and Ms. Carol again and what a Blessing to hear him preach!
                                  Preacher Sisk adopted Tammy as his daughter today. A special Blessing!
 
 
 
September 10th - Unity Baptist Church - Pastor Steve Sisk
           (Wed.)              Woodruff, SC
                                    Our Family sang
 
 
 
September 14th - Converse Baptist Church - Pastor Mike Davis
          (Sunday)          Converse, SC
               AM               Homecoming
                                    John Preached
                                    Our Family sang
                                 
                                   *We are so thankful that John Carl & Hallie was able to be with us
 
 
September 14th - Emmanuel Baptist Church - Pastor Frankie Taylor
         (Sunday)           Roebuck, SC
              PM                Tent Revival: Preaching Scott Dean
                                    Our Family sang
 
                                    *What a Blessing to have John Carl & Hallie with us tonight
 
 
September 17th - Emmanuel Baptist Church - Pastor Frankie Taylor
         (Wed.)                Roebuck, SC
                                    Tent Revival: Preaching Jeremy Chisim
                                    Our Family sang
 
                                   *It was a blessing to have John Carl & Hallie with us again tonight
 
    
 September 18th - John Carl and Hallie's son was born today at 2:55 pm. 
          (Thurs.)              His name is John Carl Lancaster, IV  
                                      They are calling him Carl
                                      He weighted 7lbs 15oz
                                      He is 21 inches long
                                      What a blessing!  God is good!  We are thankful!   
 
 
 
September 21st - New Faith Baptist Church - Pastor Joe Drum  
         (Sunday)           Alexis, NC
                                    Homecoming
                                    Our Family sang for the Sunday School hour
                                    Our Family sang in the Worship service   
 
                                    It was a great day!  We celebrated Homecoming,
                                    Preacher & Ms. Drums 57th Wedding Anniversary, and
                                    Tammy's 50th birthday.
 
                                    *Holding Our grandbaby made turning 50 very sweet!   
 
 
 
September 23rd - Converse Baptist Church - Pastor Mike Davis
           (Tues.)             Converse, SC
                                    Revival:  Handley Milby Preached
                                    Our Family sang
 
 
 
 
September 24th - Eastside Baptist Church - Pastor David Thomasson
        (Wed.)                 Greenwood, SC
                                    Mission Conference
                                    Our Family sang
 
 
 
September 27th - Ms. Mart Jackson's 80th Birthday Party
         (Sat.)                 Spruce Pine, SC 
                                   Our Family sang
 
 
 
 
September 28th - Walnut Grove Baptist Church - Pastor Dean Patton
        (Sunday)            Marietta, SC
             AM                 Homecoming: John Preached
                                   Our Family sang
 
 
 
September 28th - Bethel Baptist Church - Pastor Darrin Waldroup
          (Sunday)          Spruce Pine, NC
              PM                Nathanael Preached
                                   Our Family sang
 
 
 September 30th -
       October 3rd - Calvary Baptist Church - Pastor Carl Southerland
      (Tues. - Fri.)          Hornbeak, Tenn.
                                     Camp Meeting
                                     Nathanael Preached on Wednesday morning
                                     John Preached on Friday morning
                                     Our Family sang through the week
                  
                                     *A wonderful week of great preaching and help!
 
 
 
October 5th - County Line Baptist Church - Pastor Chip Johnson
    (Sunday)         Randolph, MS
         AM              Homecoming: James Sprayberry preached
                            Our Family sang for Sunday School, Worship service and in an afternoon singing
 
 
 
October 5th - Piney Grove - Pastor JJ McVay
     (Sunday)       Randolph, MS
          PM            Our Family sang in a concert
 
 
 
 
October 6th - 10th - New Beginnings Baptist Church - Pastor Daniel Buchanan
         (Mon - Fri.)             Lenoir, NC
                                         Camp Victory Tent Meeting
                                         John & John Carl helped lead the music
                                         The Boys helped with the music
                                         Our Family sang
                                         John & Nathanael preached on Friday morning
 
                                        A wonderful week of Prayer & Preaching & Singing the Old Hymns
                                        *There was 14 precious souls born again through the week.  What a Blessing!
 
 
 
October 12th - Temple Baptist Church - Pastor Jason Payne
      (Sunday)         Stony Point, NC
           AM              Homecoming: Nathanael Preached for the Sunday School hour & Our Family sang
                                                        John Preached for the Worship Service & Our Family sang 
 
 
 
 
 
October 12th - Poplar Springs Baptist Church - Pastor Allen Fox
       (Sunday)       Taylorsville, NC
           PM             John Preached
                              Our Family sang
 
 
 
October 15th - 18th - Faith Baptist Church - Pastor Gerald Moss
         (Wed. - Sat.)             Chester, SC
                                           Revival: John Preached Wed., Thurs., & Fri. nights
                                                          Nathanael Preached on Sat. night
                                                          Our Family sang each night
 
 
 
October 18th -  We enjoyed being with Faith Baptist Church at the Hillarity Street Festival in Chester.
          (Sat.)            What a Blessing to meet the people, give them a Gospel tract and invite them to the Revival.
                              
 
 
 
October 19th - Faith Baptist Church - Pastor Gerald Moss
      (Sunday)         Chester, SC
                              Homecoming:  John Preached & Our Family sang
 
                              *It was a great day.  The Lord moved and we are thankful!
   
                              *We were so thrilled and thankful to have John Carl, Hallie & Baby Carl with us in the service.
                               John Carl said Carl liked his Grandaddy's preaching.  He said Carl smiled all during the
                                message.   What a Blessing! 
 
                              *We were also happy to have our cousins, Doug, Sherri & Cayce in the service with us.
 
 
 
 
October 20th - Hillcrest Baptist Church - Pastor Ken Poarch
         (Mon.)          Lenoir, NC
                              Revival : Preaching Billy Mitchell
                              John Carl & Nathanael helped with the music
 
 
 
 
October 25th - John Carl & Hallie's 1st Wedding Anniversary
        (Sat.)
 
 
 
 
October 26th - Morning Star Baptist Church - Pastor Andy Carrigan
      (Sunday)        Pacolet, SC
           AM             Homecoming: Pastor Carrigan Preached
                             Our Family sang during the worship service and in an afternoon singing
 
 
 
 
October 26th - Carolina Baptist Church - Pastor Mark Williams
      (Sunday)         Spartanburg, SC
           PM              Pastor Appreciation Service
                              John Preached & Our Family sang
 
                               *Sweet service
 
 
 
October 27th - 30th - Sunrise Baptist Church - Pastor David Woods
      (Mon. - Thurs.)             Sawmill, NC
                                            9th Annual Jubilee
                                            Preached in the PM Services: Bro. Travis Parker & Bro. Leonard Fletcher
                                            Nathanael Preached on Tuesday morning
                                            Tammy was asked to share her testimony on Wed. morning
                                            John Preached on Wed. morning
                                            Our Family sang each service, morning and night
 
                                            *John Carl was able to be with us Tuesday night & Wednesday morning
                                             What a blessing!
 
                                            *Nathanael celebrated his 6th Anniversary of Preaching the Gospel on the last
                                             night of the meeting  (the actual date is Nov. 6th)
 
                                             *This was an amazing week with the presence of the Lord so real all week!
                                               Great Preaching!  We are so thankful for the help our family received.
                                               We can't even describe all that went on during Wednesday & Thursday night. 
                                               We thank the Lord  
                                               for the two precious souls that were saved!
 
 
 
 
October 31st - Ingleside Baptist Church - Pastor Shane Ezell
          (Fri.)            Landrum, SC
                              Revival: Preaching Bob McCurry
                              Our Family sang
 
 
 
 
 November 1st - We woke up to 3 inches of snow this morning.  What a Blessing!
           (Sat.)
 
 
 
 
November 2nd - 5th - Emmanuel Baptist Church - Pastor Brian Wilson
      (Sunday - Wed.)           Columbus, NC
                                            Revival: John Preached Sunday AM through Wed. night
                                                           Nathanael preached Sunday PM
                                                           Our Family sang each service
                                                           *Sweet services - We thank the Lord for meeting with us
 
 
 
 
November 9th - Lighthouse Baptist Church - Pastor Robbie Burton
       (Sunday)          Greenwood, SC
           AM
 
 
 
November 9th - Gospel Light Baptist Church - Pastor Josh Timms
      (Sunday)           Greenwood, SC
          PM                 Our Family sang
 
 
 
November 16th - Lakeside Baptist Churc
      (Sunday)             Greenwood, SC
 
 
 
 
November 17th - 19th - Midway Baptist Church - Pastor Charles Mustian
            (Mon. - Wed.)            Jamestown, NC
                                               Thanksgiving Jubilee
                                               Our Family sang on Tuesday & Wednesday
                                               *A Great meeting!
 
 
 
November 20th - New Beginnings Baptist Church - Pastor Daniel Buchanan 
         (Thurs.)            Lenoir, NC
                                  Revival: Preaching Mark Stroud
                                  Our Family sang
 
 
 
 
November 21th - We had early Thanksgiving with Tammy's family in Hiddenite, NC
          (Fri.)
 
 
 
November 23rd - Lighthouse Baptist Church - Pastor Enoch Wilson
       (Sunday)            Enoree, SC
 
 
 
 
 
November 27th - We enjoyed Thanksgiving with John's Family in Spartanburg, SC
       (Thurs.)     
 
 
 
 
 
November 30th - Hams Grove Baptist Church      
        (Sunday)            Illinois
             AM                John & Nathanael Preached
                                   Our Family sang
 
 
 
 
November 30th - Opdyke Baptist Church - Pastor Keith Neal
        (Sunday)           Illinois
             PM                Our Family sang in concert
 
 
 
 
December 1st - 5th - Lighthouse Baptist Church - Pastor Frank Huston
         (Mon. - Fri.)             Mt. Vernon, Illinois
                                          Revival: Nathanael Preached Monday, Wednesday, & Friday
                                                         John Preached Tuesday & Thursday
                                                         Our Family sang each service
                                          *Sweet services - The Lord met with us and we are thankful
 
 
 
December 2nd - We went with a local Homeschooling Group to sing Christmas Carols
       (Tues.)               at an Assisted Living Nursing Home.  We really enjoyed our time with them
 
 
 
December 7th - 10th - Bill's Lake Baptist Church - Pastor Rick Tuttle
     (Sunday - Wed.)             Newaygo, Michigan
                                             Revival: Preaching Dr. Mike Bagwell
                                             Our Family sang each service
                                              *We had a wonderful study on II Timothy
 
 
 
December 12th - Sherwood Hills Baptist Church - Pastor Rob Pelkey
           (Fri.)                Indianapolis, Indiana
                                   Ladies Christmas supper - Pastors wife Joan Pelkey
                                   Tammy spoke 
                                   *What a Blessing to share the Lord's Blessings!
 
 
 
 
December 14th - Sherwood Hills Baptist Church - Pastor Rob Pelkey
        (Sunday)            Indianapolis, Indiana
             AM                 Nathanael taught Sunday School
                                   John Preached for the 11:00 hour
                                   Our Family sang
                                   *sweet services
 
 
 
December 14th - Rosewalk Assisted Living Nursing Home
        (Sunday)           Indianapolis, Indiana   
            3:00               We went with the Sherwood Hills Baptist Church
                                   Our Family sang
 
 
 
 
December 14th - Liberty Baptist Church - Pastor Amos Graham
        (Sunday)           Indianapolis, Indiana
            PM                 Christmas Service & Fellowship
                                  Nathanael Preached
                                  Our Family sang
 
 
 
 
December 17th - Eastside Baptist Church - Pastor David Thomasson
        (Wed.)               Greenwood, SC
                                  Nathanael Preached
                                  Our Family sang
 
 
 
December 23rd - We enjoyed having Christmas with all our Children tonight here at our home
         (Tues.)
 
 
December 24th - We enjoyed being with John's family today for Christmas
          (Wed.)
 
 
December 25th - We enjoyed being with Tammy's family today for Christmas
          (Thurs.)
 
 
 
December 28th - Lighthouse Baptist Church - Pastor Enoch Wilson
       (Sunday)            Enoree, SC
 
 
 
 
 
 
December 31st - Victory Baptist Church - Pastor Ron Allen
        (Wed.)                Woodruff, SC
                                   New Year's Eve Watch Night Service
                                   John & Nathanael Preached
                                   Our Family sang
                                   *Sweet service!  We ended the year 2014 with the Lord's supper and began the
                                    New Year 2015 with prayer.  What a blessing!