Category Archives: Faith/Life

What Is Worship?

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch What is worship to you?  What is your worship like? Is worship defined as something you do on Sunday mornings amidst a Congregation of other people, all standing upright in obedience as they dutifully look

From Water To Wine

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch In the gospel of John an account is given of a miracle very familiar to us all; that of Jesus turning water into wine. Let’s review it together….. “The next day there was a wedding

The Struggles Of Life

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch Occasionally I will hear people attempt to quote the Bible to comfort or encourage people when that person is going through an ordeal.  They certainly mean well, and are attempting to bring hope.  They will

Does God Need Us ?

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch There are certain things some positions require in order to hold those positions. Parents need to have had children or have adopted them in order to be parents. Dog owners need a dog in order

Be Resurrected !

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch It’s Resurrection Sunday!  We call it Easter, but to me it’s also Resurrection Sunday, and it is about LIFE!  According to accounts, Jesus was crucified on a Friday and was resurrected on a Sunday morning almost

Never Give Up

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch Winston Churchill is attributed with saying “Never give up on something that you can’t go a day without thinking about.”   Author H. Jackson Brown, Jr. is credited with this quote….. “Never give up on

Looking Back ?

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch Within two verses found in the gospel of Luke, Jesus gives a simple warning…. “Remember what happened to Lot’s wife! If you cling to your life, you will lose it, and if you let your

Fasting For God’s Favor

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch The practice of fasting is mentioned at the beginning of each New Year by many Church leaders, and I for one have always been a fan of fasting. Some Pastors promote fasting among their congregation

Trusting The Lord

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch I was talking with some drag racing friends the other day, and we were musing how nostalgia racing has become prominent within the sport, with emphasis placed on the older cars and stars of drag

The Good Shepherd

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch In chapter 10 of the New Testament book of John, Jesus discusses the timeless profession of a shepherd.  He stated that sheep know the voice of their shepherd and they will follow him, but they