By Gary D. Myers on Monday, April 30, 2018

I received unexpected flowers last month and they really made my day. Before you start wondering why I was sent flowers or who sent them – these flowers simply appeared in my yard. I didn’t plant them. I didn’t water them. But I am enjoying them. Several months back I noticed...

By Rex Butler on Monday, April 16, 2018

The earliest of the martyr acts outside of the New Testament is The Martyrdom of Polycarp. In the middle of the second century, probably 156 AD, the elderly Bishop Polycarp of Smyrna, was arrested to appease a crowd who had gathered to worship their pagan gods. The mob had decided...

By Steve Morgan on Monday, April 9, 2018

We have a wealth of information on our Youtube pages, if you didn't know. On top of that, the Facebook page also has a number of videos to watch in the case that you're unfamiliar with Youtube. Want to learn more about Abdu Murray's story from Islam to Christianity? Watch it...

By Steve Morgan on Monday, April 2, 2018

For over a decade there has been a false claim floating around about the origins of Easter. It goes something like this: Premise 1) Ishtar is an ancient Babylonian goddess of sex, war, and fertility. Premise 2) Romans would regularly adopt foreign deities into their pantheon to make the shift to Roman...

By Alex Rea on Monday, March 26, 2018

Roughly speaking, there are three types of hearing loss: conductive, sensorineural, and mixed. The first is due primarily to a physical restriction; the second is essentially nerve damage; the third, as its name suggests, is a combination of the two. I was born with a sensorineural loss. It was a...

By Dr. Thomas Strong III on Monday, March 12, 2018

Over the years, I have been amazed to see God’s working in the lives and through the lives of Leavell College students and professors. God allowed me to join the faculty of NOBTS 25 years ago, and my particular area of responsibility was Leavell College. He gave me the opportunity...

By Steve Morgan on Monday, January 29, 2018

1) Learn about the ministries going on in the city and invest yourself in one We have a lot going on in Nola. A million different ministries for a million different people, but there’s a common thread running through almost all of these ministries. We want to see every heart...

By Steve Morgan on Monday, February 5, 2018

Mardi Gras probably isn’t what you think. It’s less Bourbon Street and more families returning to their same spots year after year on St. Charles. We (Chris Shaffer and I) put together a list of tips to help you get into the carnival spirit and avoid rookie mistakes. 1) Plan ahead....