Rev. O.L. Johnson

Is the Bible really the word of God?

PASTOR’S CORNER By Rev. O.L. Johnson Religion Columnist I am always encouraged when I scroll on Facebook and see so many posts of Bible verses and other...

PASTOR’S CORNER: The other side of favoritism

By Rev. O.L. Johnson Religion Columnist We all have favorites. I know that I do, and I’d bet my last dollar that you do also. Take music...

Overcoming our own self-interest

PASTOR’S CORNER By Rev. O.L. Johnson Religion Columnist Let’s talk about this month’s subject with an emphasis on the word “self-interest.” What does the word mean? The dictionary...

Actions speak louder than words

PASTOR’S CORNER By Rev. O.L. Johnson Religion Columnist The phrase “talk is cheap” expresses a thought that I’m sure is familiar to most of us. It’s been...

PASTOR’S CORNER: Sage advice for the wise

By Rev. O.L. Johnson Religion Columnist Gerald is a happy camper now that he’s king. He sat back and watched while his brother reigned after their...

Learn to enlighten yourself

PASTOR’S CORNER By Rev. O.L. Johnson Religion Columnist “Churches face no greater challenge than overcoming biblical illiteracy, and the prospects of doing so are formidable because the...

A deeper look at repentance

PASTOR’S CORNER By Rev. O.L. Johnson Religion Columnist How do you answer the question what is repentance? How about this for an answer: repentance is a Christian doctrine...

Are you pleasing God?

PASTOR’S CORNER By Rev. O.L. Johnson Religion Columnist High maintenance. The Lord put this phrase in my subconscious a few weeks ago and I didn’t pay much attention...

Striving for the power of love

PASTOR’S CORNER By Rev. O.L. Johnson Religion Columnist I have to give President Donald Trump credit. He has been able to do something in my life that...

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