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2008/2009 Premiere Edition

As For Me

Christian Directory

Your Source for Christian Businesses, Churches, Organizations and Ministries

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Licenced • Honest • Insured • Reliable • 20 Years Experiance

Westerfield

• Inspritational • Books • Gifts • Art • Music

Heating & Air

Chris Westerfield • 270.315.7601 Serving Daviess & N. Ohio Counties Servicing all makes and models including gas, electric, geothermal, & dual fuel Carrying Rheem, Weather King & Command Aire Brands

Williamsbrg Hair Design

Marcia Huffines at

270.684.6645 or 270.313.4778

225 Williamsburg Square Owensboro, Ky 42303 Specializing in Formal Hairstyles for Prom & Wedding

1924 Triplett St. • Owensboro 270.689.9665 • yoursource@bellsouth.net

Benjamin Moore Paint Headquarters

Benjamin Moore Paints

712 Kentucky Parkway • (270) 685-1333

I will praise the Lord according to His righteousness: and will sing praise to the name of the Lord most high. Psalms 7:17

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By Jamie Leigh Payne


Table of Contents Notes from Publisher........................ 4 Dedication........................................ 4 Articles...................................... 22-23 Attorney.............................................5 Air Conditioning & Heating.............. 5 Book Store........................................ 5 Craft Show........................................ 5 Fences................................................6 Flooring............................................ 6 Food Supplies................................... 6 Furniture............................................7 Gifts Shops........................................7 Insurance...........................................7 Hair Salons........................................7 Jewelry...............................................8 Mortgage Company ..........................8 Music.................................................8 Paints................................................9 Printer Support..................................9 Publications.......................................9

Radio Stations....................................9 Restaurants........................................9 Schools ...........................................10 Screen Print.....................................10 Churches..........................................11 Apostolic.............................11 Assembly of God.................11 Baptist ................................12 Catholic...............................15 Disciples of Christ...............17 Christian..............................17 Church of Christ..................17 Church of God....................17 Full Gospel..........................18 Lutheran..............................18 Nazarene............................18 Pentecostal..........................18 Seventh Day Adventist........18 United Methodist................18 Ministries/Organizations .................20

Doris Richards Sparks Owner/Publisher/ Sales Jamie Leigh Payne Graphic Designer/ Typesetting/ Imagery

If you have a Christian buisness, Church, Ministires/ Organization, and Event and would like to participate in the 2009/2010 directory, contact Doris Richards Sparks at CF Marketing via email at Contact. CFMarketing@yahoo. com or by phone 502-275-2043 or 270-929-8466. The greatest blessings of my life are my Family & Friends. Special thank you to my daughter and her husband, Jamie & Josh Payne. And my son Josh Sparks. Doris Richards Sparks

Front Cover Photo: OCTC Nature Center taken by Jamie Leigh Payne

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The purpose of

AS FOR ME As For Me Christian Directory will fill the needs of many people. This book was inspired by my personal experience of being a business owner with the motto: Christ First, Family & Friends Second, and Business Third. Joshua 24:15 As for me and my house, we will serve the Lord. This verse was always there to remind me to shine the light of Christ each day to everyone who came into my business. The business people represented in the directory would rather choose a good name than all the riches of the world. They have verbalized their beliefs in Jesus Christ as the Son of the living God, and confess that He is Lord over their lives, home, and business. They are not exploiting their faith; but they desire to represent Christ in service to others. The vision of AS FOR ME Christian Directory is for Christians to support their brothers and sisters in the Lord, when possible. As Christians support one another, a portion goes back to the Lord’s work. To make this possible we feel that there is a need for businesses to be known. CF Marketing owner and staff believes the Bible to be the inspired, infallible, and authoritative True Word of God. We believe in one God, eternally existents in three persons, Father-Son-Holy Spirit. We believe in the virgin birth of our Lord Jesus Christ, His sinless life, His death and resurrection, His ascension to the right hand

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of God the Father, and His personal return to take us home some day. Our salvation is by grace through faith in Jesus Christ, not from works. We believe a Christian business can be a light to shine before men, that they may see good works and glorify our Father in heaven. (Matthew 5:14-16) The AS FOR ME Christian directory consists of Christian Businesses and People, Missionary activities, Youth groups, Church schedules, Testimonies, and praises of Jesus Christ. All may be from various denominations, though some may differ on doctrine, we all agree that our personal faith in Jesus Christ and His Word is the basis of our fellowship. All advertisers in the Directory are businesses or people that have been recommended because of a Christian atmosphere in the business or their Christ-like behavior. Wherefore by their fruits ye shall know them. (Matthew 7:20) Each directory will also have a special section called BROTHERS KEEPER. This is a place to notify if an advertiser’s business has shown unacceptable work or behavior. They will be notified and requested to make proper changes. If this is not successful they will no longer be invited to advertise in the directory. AS FOR ME, MY LIFE, MY BUSINESS, WE WILL SERVE THE LORD Doris Richards Sparks, Owner of CF Marketing

This book is dedicated to my parents Harrol & Mary Richards Members of Friendship Freewill Baptist Church My mother’s life was a living example of actions speak louder than words. Her family’s needs always came before her own. When I reflect to my childhood I understand why I am the person I have become. Thru the values of honesty, modesty, helping others and always appreciating everyday what God has given you. Although she never taught a Sunday school class or attended a women’s ministry, her children, and grandchildren were her students. She taught us the greatest gift of all is Love. With her gentle touch and a never-ending smile her family and friends felt a warm comfort like none we have ever known. Although we miss her every day we know in heaven she has that same smile on her face and that special touch she shared with others was Christ within her. Now he is beside her each day. My father was also a great teacher. He is a deacon of Friendship Freewill Baptist Church and taught Sunday School when his children were young. Through his life I have been shown humility, strong leadership, importance of Bible study, and much more. As a child I thought all dad’s were just like mine. Always there when I needed him, picking me up when I fell down, telling me I did a good job on all my school work, always slow to anger but I understood when I did wrong. I never heard a bad word or a negative saying come from his mouth. As an adult, I now know I am truly blessed to have a Christ- like father in my life. He truly has shown me the definition of a Christian Father. -Doris Richards Sparks 4


Business Directory “Whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through Him to God the Father.� Colossians 3:17

By Jamie Leigh Payne

Air Conditioning & Heating Westerfield Heating & Air

(see ad on inside front cover) Chris Westerfield Owner Serving Daviess & North Ohio Counties 270-315-7601

Attorney Clifton A. Boswell, Attorney

112 East 4th Street Owensboro, Ky 42303 270-926-3000

Automobile/ Motorcycle Accidents Serious Injury & Wrongful Death Clifton A. Boswell, Attorney

112 East Fourth Street Owensboro, Ky 42303

270.926.3000

Book Store Your Source (see ad on inside cover) 1924 Triplett St. Owensboro, Ky 42303 270-689-9665 Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10am to 5pm Sat. 10am to 2pm

Craft Show Talents of Gold Mid-America Jet 1 Bullfrog Blvd. Owensboro, Ky November 1st 9am to 8pm & 2nd 12 to 5pm, 2008 Contact CF Marketing for Vendor Information @ (502) 275-2034, doris.sparks@yahoo.com

Please contact CF Marketing if you are interested in being in the next edition. Contact. CFMartketing@yahoo.com or 502-275-2034. 5


Fences Dog Guard “Out of Sight Fencing” Tom Payne Owner (270) 281-4106 or (270) 929-6663

For All Dogs Professional Installation Veterinarian Approved Free Estimates 270.281.4106 • 270.929.6663

Gold The Annual Owensboro Christmas Craft Show is now

Talents of

Flooring Carpets Unlimited 130 Salem Drive Owensboro, KY 42303 270-684-6206 Hours: Mon.- Fri.; 9am to 7pm Sat. 9am to 5pm & Sun. 1pm to 5pm

Food Supplies Ice Makers, Inc. 1430 Bosley Rd. Owensboro, Ky 270-686-8844 Hours: Mon-Fri 8am to 5pm

Arts & Craft Show

November 1st 9am to 8pm & 2nd 12-5pm, 2008 at

“Let us show you what it means to be treated right”

Mid-America Jet 1 Bullfrog Blvd. Owensboro, KY 270-929-8466 130 Salem Drive Owensboro Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00A-7:00P Saturdays 9:00A-5:00P Sundays 1:00P-5:00P

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“For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them.” Ephesians 2:10


Hayden Furniture 1101 East Fourth Street Owensboro, KY 42303 270-684-7241 Hours: Mon-Thur. 9am to 5:30pm, Fri. 9am to 6pm Sat. 9am to 5pm

Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance David W. Boswell, Agent 3329 Wathens Crossing Owensboro, Ky 42301 270-683-1715 Ext. 214 David_Boswell@kyfbins.com

Hair Salons

Gifts Shops Gifted Hand Owners: Maxine & Carla Oliver 6000 Ky 81, Owensboro, Ky 42301 270-683-0557 Hours: Tues.-Fri. 10am to 5pm Sat. 10am to 3pm Miss Daisy’s Tearoom & Gift Shop 404 East 24th St. Owensboro, KY 42303 270-684-5001 missdaisystea.com Hours: Tues.-Sat. 10am to 5pm

Linda L. DeArmond at Très Beau Hair Studio

2103 Frederica St. Owensboro, Ky 42303 Work: 270-852-7703 or Cell 270-316-7703

Marcia Huffines at Williamsburg Hair Design

(see ad on inside front cover) 225 Williamsburg Square Owensboro, Ky 42303 Work 270-684-6645 or Cell 270-313-4778

Your Source (see ad on inside cover) 1924 Triplett St. Owensboro, Ky 42303 (270) 689-9665 Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10am to 5pm & Sat. 10am to 2pm

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 Auto  Home  Farm  Life  Health  Business 

Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance

David W. Boswell Agent

Florals • Candleberry Candles • Specialty Ceramics Seasonal Giftware • Garden Accents • Gift Baskets

Free Delivery Including to Area Funeral Homes

3329 Wathens Crossing Owensboro, Ky 42301 Phone: 270.683.1715, Ext. 214 Email: David_Boswell@Kyfbins.com 7


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Jewelry Lodan Jewelry Design Studio 315 Park Plaza Dr. Owensboro, Ky 42301 (270) 663-0399 lodanjewelrydesigns.com Hours: Mon.- Fri. 9am- 5:30pm

Medical Care

315 Park Plaza Dr. • 270-663-0399

Shelter Mortgage LLC Bringing your future home since 1923 Bruce Sook Loan Consultant

3624 Wathen Crossing Owensboro, Ky 42301 270-684-0639 Ext. 207 800-264-4663 Ext. 207 www.brucesook.com bruce.sook@gbmail.com

Shelter Mortgage Company, LLC is a subsidiary of Guarnity Bank, FSB-Milwaukee, WI

Springs Urgent Care 2200 E. Parrish Ave. Owensboro, Ky 42303 270-852-1632 springsurgentcare.com Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8am to 8pm Sat. 8am to 4pm

Mortgage Company Shelter Mortgage, LLC Bruce Sook, Loan Consultant 3624 Wathen Crossing Owensboro, Ky 42301 270-684-0639 Ext. 207 or 800-264-4663 Ext. 207 www.brucesook.com, brucesook@gbmail.com

Music Upper Room Music 2500 Frederica St. Owensboro, KY 42301 270-683-7575 URGuitars.com Hours: Mon. 1-6pm, Tues.-Fri. 10am to 6pm, Sat. 10am to 5pm

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• Jerry Douglas Owner • • 2500 Frederica St. Owensboro, Ky 42301 • • 270.683.7575 • URGuitars.com • • gtrman45@bellsouth.net • Guitars, Amps, EFX Pedals, Pedal Boards, Sound Systems, Lessons, Repairs & More 8


Paints

Save up to 70% on inkjet and toner cartridges! 100% Satisfaction Guarantee • Free Pick Up & Delivery for Business

Paint Headquarters (see ad on inside front cover) 712 Kentucky Parkway Owensboro, Ky 42301 (270) 685-1333 Hours: Tues.-Fri. 7am to 5pm Sat. 7am-1pm

Printer Support Cartridge Depot 1020 Halifax Dr. #104 Owensboro, Ky 42301 270-685-1411 Hours: Mon.- Fri. 8am-5pm

1020 Halifax Dr. #104 Owensboro, Ky 42301 • 270-685-1411 Tuesday-Saturday 10:00-5:00 Serving Lunch: 11:00-2:00

Publications Bluegrass Christian Magazine 270-313-8012 bluegrasschristianmagazine.com

Miss Daisy’s

Tearoom & Gift Shop

Radio Stations WVHI AM 1330 114 NW Martin Luther King Blvd. Evansville, In 812-425-2225 www.wvhi.com

Restaurants

270.684.5001 missdaisystea.com 404 East 24th Street Owensboro, Ky 42303 Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 11 am to 10 pm Fri. & Sat.11 am to 11 pm Sun. 11:30 am to 10 pm

Beef O Brady’s 3189 Fairview Drive, Suite E. Owensboro, Ky, 42303 270-685-4969 www.beefobradys.com Sun.-Thur. 11am to 10pm Fri. & Sat. 11am to 11pm Miss Daisy’s Tearoom & Gift Shop 404 East 24th St. Owensboro, KY 42303 270-684-5001 missdaisystea.com Tues.-Sat. 10am to 5pm, Serving Lunch 11am to 2pm Pizza By The Guy East Daviess Co. - Hwy 54 270-686-8603 West Daviess Co. - W. Parish Ave. 270-685-4694 Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 11am to 10pm Fri. & Sat. 11am to 11pm Sun. 11:30 to 10pm

Two Locations East Hwy 54 686-8603 • West Parish Ave. 685-4694

“...as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.” Joshua 24:15

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“The Lord is my rock, my fortress, and my savior; my God is my rock, in whom I find protection. He is my shield, the power that saves me, and my place of safety.” Psalms 18:2

♣ Locally owned & operated by the Bratcher Family ♣

Hours: Sun. – Thur. 11 to 10, Fri. & Sat. 11 to 11 Address: Off Hwy 54 Phone: 685-4969 ½ price appetizers every night after 8:30 (Dine-in only please) Kids eat free on Tuesday nights! (With each adult meal purchase)

See You at Beef’s.... A neighborhood family kind of place known for great chicken wings, sandwiches, comfortable atmosphere with lots of TV’s for sports viewing and video games for the kids. Building for tomorrow ......Today

OAKLAND CITY UNIVERSITY

School of Adult and Extended Learning

Locations in Rockport and Evansville and Oakland City, IN

Call Pam Bolen at 1-800-559-9225or 812-649-2200

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Schools Oakland City University School of Adult & Extended Learning 800-559-9225 or 812-694-2200 www.oak.edu

Screen Print Artwear Express 123 West 2nd St. Owensboro, Ky (270) 685-4007 Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9am to 5pm Terry’s Tees 1359 East 4th Street Owensboro (270) 683-9369 www.terrystees.com Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8am to 5pm


Churches

Better is one day in your courts than a thousand elsewhere; I would rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God than dwell in the tents of the wicked. -Psalm 84:10

By Jamie Leigh Payne

Apostolic Apostolic Bible Church 1124 N State Road 66 Rockport, IN 47635 (812) 649-4135 lmchurch.com Apostolic Church of Jesus Christ 314 Pigman St. Hartford, KY 42347 (270) 298-7774 Apostolic Fellowship International Ministries 522 Bolivar Street Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 925-4307 powerfortoday.org Apostolic Lighthouse Church 201 W. Warwick Dr. Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 684-4218 Christian Tabernacle Apostolic Church 1103 W 7th St. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 683-9570 Grace Apostolic Tabernacle 1302 Greyhound Dr. Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 281-5409

Assembly of God Calvary Temple Pastor: Lewis Nall 800 Chuck Gray Ct Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 683-8513 Service Times: Sun. 9:30am & 6pm First Assembly of God Pastor: Timothy A Trout 2805 W. 4th St. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 684-3916 Good Shepherd Church Assembly of God Pastor: John E Morse 3031 Bittel Rd Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 684-8274 Service Times: 10:30am & 6pm River of Life Assembly of God Pastor: Ronald P Carpenter 414 Main St. Rockport, IN 47635 (812) 359-5039 Ohio County Christian Center Pastor: Lonnie E Hatfield 713 W 1st St. Beaver Dam, KY 42320 (270) 274-7602 11


Baptist

Centertown Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Jeff Hawkins 421 Plum St. Centertown, KY 42328 (270) 232-5135

Apollo Heights Baptist Church Pastor: Rev. Jerry M Carter 2322 Tamarack Rd. Owensboro, KY 42301-6655 (270) 684-9044

Central Grove Baptist Church Pastor: Rick A Beard 4586 State Route 69 S. Centertown, KY 42328 (270) 274-9207

Bakers Creek Baptist Church South East Street Rockport, IN 47635 812-649-9669 psci.net/bakerscreekbaptistchurch

Church of The Firstborn 1416 Independence Ave. Owensboro, Ky (270) 685- 6007

Beaver Dam Baptist Church 343 S Main St. Beaver Dam, KY 42320-2133 (270) 274-7174

Clear Run Baptist Church Pastor: Joe Colburn 6650 State Route 1414 Hartford, KY 42347-9325

Bellevue Baptist Church Pastor: Dr Gregory Faulls 507 W Byers Ave. Owensboro, KY 42303-6328 (270) 685-5103 www.bellnet.org Service Times: Sundays 8, 9:20, & 10:45 am Hispanic Service: 2pm

Community Baptist Church, Pastor Phillip Hunter 2001 Prince Avenue, Owensboro, Ky 270-685-0861

Bethabara Baptist Church Pastor: Dr Herschel D Morgan 2946 State Route 142 Philpot, KY 42366 (270) 729-2159 Blackford Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Samuel Lynn Huff 6464 State Route 2181 Hawesville, KY 42348-6312 (270) 927-6227 Bridgepointe Church Pastor: Steve Cripps 2706 Frederica Street Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 852-5164 www.bridgepointechurch.com/ Service Times: Sundays 9:30 & 10:50am Brushy Fork Baptist Church Pastor: Barry Rager 4418 State Route 554 Utica, KY 42376-9748 Buck Creek Baptist Church Pastor: Thomas R Webb 3788 US Highway 431 N. Calhoun, KY 42327-9641 (270) 733-4056 www.buckcreekbaptistchurch.homestead.com Buena Vista Baptist Church Pastor: Bruce E Treon 119 West 24th Street Owensboro, KY 42303-5506 (270) 683-6234 buenavistabaptistchurch.org Service Times: Sundays 11am & 6pm Buttonsberry Baptist Church Pastor: Barney L Priar Jr 6342 Highway 85 E. Island, KY 42350-9725 Cedar Street Missionary Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Larry W Boards 824 Cedar St. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 926-4882 12

Concord Baptist Church Pastor: Eddie Harpole 5286 State Route 69 N. Hartford, KY 42347 (270) 256-0771 Concord Missionary Baptist 5289 State Route 69 North Hartford, KY 42347 (270) 298-4895 Cool Springs Baptist Church Pastor: Jerry Alexander 724 Buttermilk Ln. Beaver Dam, KY 42320 Crosspointe Baptist Church Pastor: William Isenberg 550 Worthington Rd. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 689-9488 Dawson Baptist Church Pastor: Rev. Craig Bratcher 5880 Highway 54, Philpot, KY 42366 (270) 729-4202 www.dawsonbaptist.com Services: Sundays 11:00 am & 6:00 pm Dawson Memorial Baptist Church Pastor: Stephen E Boyd 8945 Aubrey Rd Maceo, KY 42355 (270) 264-1075 Deanefield Baptist Church Pastor: Carl Esque 47 Hardin Ln. Reynolds Station, KY 42368 (270) 233-5155 Dundee Baptist Church Pastor: Donald G McGuire 41 Clover Ln. Beaver Dam, KY 42320 (270) 274-3050 East Fork Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Tim Moxley PO Box 95 Fordsville, KY 42343-0038 (270) 276-9525


Eaton Memorial Baptist Church Pastor: Dr Dennis McFadden 1225 W 3rd St. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 684-5239 eatonmemorial.com

Immanuel Baptist Church Pastor: Rev David Hocker 3611 Ralph Ave. Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 684-3150

First Free Will Baptist Church 4314 W 5th Street Rd. Owensboro, Ky (270) 684-8706

Independence Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Duane Watkins 365 Wade Ln Beaver Dam, KY 42320 (270) 274-7574

Fordsville Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Kevin W Clark PO Box 209 Fordsville, KY 42343 (270) 276-5142

Karns Grove Baptist Church Pastor: Bro Jason Houston 6371 Karns Grove Rd. Philpot, KY 42366

Friendship Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Jerry Lambrich 8225 State Route 762 Philpot, KY 42366

Lake Grove General Baptist Church Lake Grove Loop Owensboro KY 42301 270-669-9158

Friendship Free Will Baptist Church Hwy 54, Reynolds Station, Ky

Larkin Baptist Church 2531 W State Road 45 Rockport, IN 47635 812-649-2679

First General Baptist Church 620 Maple Ave. Owensboro KY 42301 270-683-8383 Glenville Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Charles W Thomas 10517 HWY 81 Utica, KY 42376 (270) 785-4512 Greater Vision Baptist Church 4733 Sutherland Rd. Owensboro, Ky (270) 683-1890 Green Brier Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Larry Brown 12122 Vertrees Rd. Utica, KY 42376 (270) 733-4817 Hartford Baptist Church Pastor: Ed Mitchell 415 Liberty St. Hartford, KY 42347 (270) 298-3701 Hartford Second Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Pete Leach 1011 White Ave. Hartford, KY 42347 (270) 298-7630 Harvest Baptist Temple 4430 Old Calhoun Rd. Owensboro, Ky (270) 683-4960 Hawesville Baptist Church Pastor: Mark Williams 290 Main St. Hawesville, KY 42348 (270) 927-8787 www.hawesvillebaptist.com Services: Sundays 10am & 6pm Hall Street Baptist Church Pastor: Michael Blakenship 1102 Hall St. Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 683-1303

Lewisport First Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Arthur R Morris Jr 235 Market St. Lewisport, Kentucky,42351 (270) 295-3970 www.firstbaptistlewisport.com Services: 11am & 6pm Lewis Lane Baptist Church Pastor: Rev David Wiggins 2600 Lewis Ln. Owensboro, KY 42301-5321 (270) 684-4266 www.lewislanebc.org Lewisport Baptist Church Pastor: Bob White 1115 Pell St. Lewisport, KY 42351 (270) 295-3322 www.lewisportbaptist.org Living Faith Baptist Church Pastor: Kenny Rager 6515 US Highway 231 Hartford, KY 42347 (270) 298-4115 www.livingfaithworship.org Macedonia Baptist Church Pastor: James Dean 4839 Millers Mill Rd. Owensboro, KY 42303-2241 (270) 686-8616 www.macedoniabaptistonline.com Maceo Baptist Church Pastor: Scott Ford 9321 Kelly Cemetery Rd. Maceo, KY 42355 (270) 264-1818 maceobaptist.com Services: 10:45am & 6pm Masonville Baptist Church Pastor: Kimbrough G Simmons 6601 US Highway 231 Utica, KY 42376 (270) 729-4069 McGrady Creek Baptist Church Pastor: Vernon Veteto 631 Dan Station Rd Olaton, KY 42361

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Mount Carmel Baptist Church Pastor: Frank C Benton 607 Buford Rd. Utica, KY 42376 (270) 275-4748

Old Panther Creek Baptist Church Pastor: Mark Adkins 9818 Herbert Rd Whitesville, KY 42378 (270) 233-9537

Mount Gilead General Baptist Church 2777 Mount Gilead-Mt Plea Owensboro KY 42301 270-884-7060

Owensboro First Baptist Church Pastor: Paul Strahan 230 JR Miller Blvd Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 683-3505 www.fbcowb.org Service Times: Sundays 8:25, 10:55am & 6pm

Mount Vernon Baptist Church 5215 State Route 256 Calhoun, KY 42327 Mount Zion Baptist Church Pastor: Rick Taylor 491 Sandefur Crossing Rd. Beaver Dam, KY 42320 New Harmony Missionary Baptist Church 6683 Hwy 269 Beaver Dam, Ky (270) 274-0090 New Life Baptist Church Pastor: Todd Camp 400 Crabtree Ave. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 683-5626 Newton Springs Baptist Church Pastor: Travis Southern 9248 Hwy 54 Whitesville, KY 42378 (270) 233-0836 www.newtonsprings.org

I am the vine, ye are the branches: He that abideth in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth much fruit: for without me ye can do nothing. John 15:5

Owensboro Third Baptist Church Pastor: Dr. James Byrd 527 Allen St. Owensboro, KY (270) 683-0269 www.thirdbaptist.com Services: Sundays 10:45am Panther Creek Baptist Church Pastor: Nathan Garnett 7146 US Highway 431 Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 684-2155 Parrish Avenue Baptist Church Pastor: Dr. Mitchell Donohue 2339 W. Parrish Ave. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 683-2156 www.parrishavenuebaptist.com Pellville Baptist Church 12120 SR 2181 Hawesville, Ky 42348 (270) 233-5651 Patesville Baptist Church Pastor: Sam Gray 3965 State Route 144 E. Hawesville, KY 42348 (270) 927-6797 Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Pastor: Kenneth A Stone 5664 State Route 56 Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 771-4150 www.pgbchurch.com Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Pastor: Allen Howard 6576 Sunnydale Rd. Fordsville, KY 42343 (270) 276-9977 Pleasant Memorial Baptist Church Pastor: Larry Davis 5440 W 5th Street Rd. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 683-1027 Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church Pastor: Eddie Duke 9665 US Highway 231 Utica, KY 42376 (270) 275-4787 forministry.com/USKYSOBCOPRBCP Pond Run Baptist Church Pastor: Steve Sorrels 167 Burden Ln. Beaver Dam, KY 42320 Providence Baptist Church Pastor: Shane Tucker 13949 State Route 69 N. Fordsville, KY 42343 (270) 276-9334

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By Jamie Leigh Payne


Red Hill Baptist Church Pastor: Justin Hunter 10060 Red Hill Maxwell Rd. Utica, KY 42376 (270) 733-4965 Ridgecrest Baptist Church Pastor: Darrell Moran 201 Ridgecrest Dr. Beaver Dam, KY 42320 (270) 274-4886 Ridgewood Baptist Church Pastor: Ronald Joe Prater 800 Carter Rd. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 683-2324 Riverside Baptist Church Pastor: Dale Rouse 3703 US Highway 60 E. Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 314-6972 www.riversidebaptistchurch.jesusanswers.com Roseville Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Dale O Brown 10295 State Route 69 Hawesville, KY 4234 Sacramento Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Timothy W Roberts 15 Main St. Sacramento, KY 42372 (270) 736-2266 Smallhous Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Lynn Rossie Stewart 307 Snodgrass Ln. Centertown, KY 42328 (270) 232-5665 Sorgho Baptist Church Pastor: Dr Allen L Shouse 3083 State Route 1554 Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 771-4782 www.sorghobaptist.org South Hampton Baptist Church Pastor: Clay Lambert 2949 S Hampton Rd. Owensboro, KY 42303 Sugar Grove Baptist Church 8275 Sugar Grove Church Rd. Utica, KY 4237 (270) 729-0789 Sugar Grove Baptist Church 7692 Sunnydale Rd. Fordsville, Ky (270) 233-9080 Sweeny Street Baptist Church 1626 W 9th St Owensboro Ky (270) 684-1688 Union Baptist Church Pastor: James B McDaniel 5831 State Route 1389 Hawesville, KY 42348 (270) 927-8939 Walnut Memorial Baptist Church Pastor: Jeff Hendricks 330 Frederica St. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 684-7234

Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. 1 Peter 5:6 West Point Baptist Church Pastor: George Dean Darnell 48 Brown Rd. Centertown, KY 42328 Wing Avenue Baptist Church Pastor: Anthony Cobb 628 Wing Ave. Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 683-9679 www.wingavenue.com/ Service Times: Sundays 10:30am & 6pm Woodwards Valley Baptist Church Pastor: Rev Clifford Lovell 3845 Livermore Rd. Hartford, KY 42347 (270) 298-3016 Yellow Creek Baptist Church Pastor: Dr James Wedding 5741 State Route 144 Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 281-4118 www.yellowcreekbaptist.com Service Times: Sundays 10:30am Yelvington Baptist Church Pastor: Jim Allen 9424 State Route 662 Maceo, KY 42355-9713 (270) 264-4610 Zion Baptist Church 83 Zion Church Rd. Reynolds Station, KY 42368 (270) 233-9597

Catholic Blessed Mother Catholic Church Fr. Freddie Byrd 601 E 23rd St. Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 683-8444 owensborodio.org Mass Times: Mon.-Tues. 6:30 Wed. 6pm, Thur.-Fri. 12pm Sat. 4pm Sun. 7, 9, 11 am, and 5:30pm Holy Redeemer Catholic Church Rev. Eric Riley 117 13th St Beaver Dam, KY 42320 (270) 274-3414 holyredeemercc.com Mass Times: Sat. 4pm, Sun. 10am, Wed. 6pm, Fri. 9am Immaculate Church Rev. Tony Jones 2516 Christie Pl. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 683-0689 psichurch.com Mass Times: Mon-Tues, Thurs-Sat. 7am Wed. 5:30pm Sat. 4:30pm Sun.8 & 10 am 15


Immaculate Conception Church Rev. David Kennedy 430 Main Cross St. Hawesville, KY 42348 (270) 927-8419 Mass Time: Sun. 10:30am Our Lady of Lourdes Rev. John Meredith 4029 Frederica St. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 684-5369 lourdescatholicchurch.com Mass Times: Tues. & Thurs. 7am Wed. & Fri. 12:05pm Sat. 4:30pm Sun. 8 & 11am Precious Blood Church Rev. Brad Whistle 3306 Fenmore St. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 684-6888 owensborodio.org Mass Times: Mon. & Wed. 6pm Tues., Thurs. & Fri. 7am St Alphonsus Church 7950 Cummings Rd. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 229-4566 St Anthony’s Catholic Church 261 Saint Anthony Rd. Utica, KY 42376 (270) 733-4341 owensborodio.org St Augustine Catholic Church 16777 US Highway 60 E. Reed, KY 42451 (270) 764-5599 St Columba Church Rev. David Kennedy 815 Pell St, Lewisport, KY 42351 (270) 295-3682 Mass Times: Sat. 5pm, Sun. 8:30am St John Catholic Church 66 Smith St. Fordsville, KY 42343 (270) 276-3619

St. Joseph Catholic Church R.R. 1 Box 308 Dale, IN 47523 812-937-2200 Mass Times: Sat. 5:45 pm Sun. 8:00 & 10:30 am St Joseph & Paul Catholic Church 609 E 4th St. Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 683-5641 St Martin Church 5856 State Route 81Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 685-0339 St Mary Magdalene Church 7232 State Route 56 Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 771-4436 St. Mary of the Woods Rev. David Johnson 10534 Main Cross St. Whitesville, KY 42378 (270) 233-4196 Mass Times: Sat. 5:00 pm Sun. 7:00, 8:30, 10:00 am St. Nicholas Catholic Church 180 North Holiday Blvd. Santa Claus, IN 47579 812-937-2380 stnickchurchinsantaclaus.org Mass Times: Tues. & Fri. 8:00 am, Sat. 4:00 pm, Sun. 10:00 am St Sebastian Church 180 State Route 136 W. Calhoun, KY 42327 (270) 273-3185 St Stephen Cathedral Church Rev. John Vaughn 610 Locust St. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 683-6525 ststephencathedral.org Mass Times: Sat. 5 p.m. Sun. 7, 9, and 11:30 a.m.

For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life. For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world through Him might be saved. “He who believes in Him is not condemned; but he who does not believe is condemned already, because he has not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God. John 3:16-18 16


Disciples of Christ First Christian Church 700 J R Miller Blvd, Owensboro, KY 42303-3553 (270) 684-8879 http://www.fccowb.org Century Christian Church 1301 Tamarack Rd, Owensboro, KY 42301-6966 (270) 684-0286 http://www.centurychristian.org Whitesville Christian Church P O Box 81, Whitesville, KY 42378-0081 (270) 684-4626

Christian Owensboro Christian Church Pastor: Rick Grover 2818 New Hartford Rd. Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 683-2706 www.owensborochristian.org Service Times: Sun. 8:30, 9:45, & 11am. Sat. 5:30pm

“To be a Christian means to forgive the inexcusable because God has forgiven the inexcusable in you.” -C.S. Lewis

Church of Christ Church of Christ Paston: J.F. Dancer 2535 Williams St Beaver Dam, Ky (270) 274-4451 Services: Sunday 10am & 6pm Church of Christ 222 W. Wastington Hartford, Ky (270) 298-3800 Hawesville Church of Christ 2535 US Hwy 60 E Hawesville, Ky (270) 927-9701 Main Street Church of Christ 864 Main St Calhoun, Ky (270) 273-5439 Owensboro Church of Christ 3300 Hwy 60 E. Owensboro, Ky 42303 (270) 684-3406 Parrish Ave. Church of Christ 2302 Parrish Ave. Owensboro, Ky 42301 (270) 684-0358 Southside Church of Christ 2902 New Hartford Rd. Owensboro, Ky 42303 (270) 683-5386 www.southside-churchofchrist.com Service Times: 10:20am & 6pm Westside Church of Christ 4201 Benttree Dr. Owensboro, Ky (270) 683-4202 www.thewestsidechurch.us Service Times: Sundays 10:30am & 6pm

Church of God Echols 5508 St. Rt. 1245 Beaver Dam, KY 42320 (270) 274-9787 First Church of God 2101 Hwy 554 Owensboro, Ky (270) 691-2610 Grace Chapel Church of God 6320 Old Hwy 54 Philpot, Ky 42366 (270) 729-9157 Hartford Liberty Lighthouse 149 Sycamore St. Hartford, KY 42347 (270)298-4050 Lighthouse Church of God 149 Sycamore St. Hartford, Ky (270) 298-4050 Oak Grove Church of God 10358 State S Route 505 Cromwell, Ky (270) 274-7228 Rushing Wind 2613 Craven Ave. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270)686-7633 www.rushwindcog.net Wings of Faith 1002 Omega St. Owensboro, KY 40303 (270)926-9813 www.wingsoffaithcog.com 17


Full Gospel FullGospel Tabernacle

701 Poindexter St. Owensboro, Ky (270) 688-0335

Lutheran Faith Lutheran Church

2830 Frederica St Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 684-6611

Holy Cross Lutheran Church State Road 66 Rockport, IN 47635 (812) 649-4659

Peace Lutheran Church-Lcms

2200 Carter Rd Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 685-2211

Nazarene First Church of the Nazarene

Pastor Glenn Amerson 3400 Lewis Ln Owensboro, Ky 42301 (270) 926-3086 owensborofirst.org

Pentecostal Christian Tabernacle Apostolic Church 1103 W. 7th. Street Owensboro, Ky (270) 683-9570

Church Of The Living God 2201 W. 9th St. Owensboro, Ky (270) 926-5070

Greater Ebenezer Temple 1528 W 9th St. Owensboro, Ky (270) 685- 5765

Seventh Day Adventist Beaver Dam Seventh Day Adventist Church 2719 Goshen Rd. Beaver Dam, Ky (270) 274-7054 Immanuel Seventh Day Adventist Church 1301 Pearl St, Owensboro, KY 270-684-5323 Owensboro Seventh Day Adventist Church Pastor: Mike Foraker 2288 Tamarack Rd, Owensboro, KY 270-685-4747 Worship Service: 9:30 am 18

United Methodist Asbury United Methodist Church

2711 Cravens Ave. Owensboro, KY 42301

Barnes Chapel United Methodist Church 11 Church Street Beaver Dam, KY 42220

Beaver Dam United Methodist Church 302 N. Lafayette Beaver Dam, KY 42320 (270) 274-4590

Beech Grove United Methodist Church 11758 KY 136-W Calhoun, KY 42327

Bethlehem United Methodist Church 9310 Hwy 1389 Lewisport, KY (270) 685-2660 bethumc.blogspot.com/ Service Times: 10 a.m. Sundays

Boling Chapel United Methodist Church 4435 Hawesville-Easton Rd. Reynolds Station, KY (270) 276-5707

Breckenridge St. United Methodist Church 1400 Breckenridge Street Owensboro KY, 42303 (270) 683-2277 terrellcoble@hotmail.com Service Times: Sundays 11:00am & 6:00pm

Cornerstone United Methodist Church 1407 E State Road 70 Chrisney, IN 47611 812-326-7872

Dundee United Methodist Church 11503 Hwy 69 N. Dundee, KY 42338

Fordsville United Methodist Church 263 East Main Sreet Fordsville, KY 42343

Grandview United Methodist Church 126 Dogwood Drive Grandview, IN 47615 812-649-4924

Hartford United Methodist Church 141 East Center Street Hartford, KY 42347 (270) 298-3519

Hawesville United Methodist Church 360 Main Street Hawesville, KY 42348 (270) 927-8404

Hilldale United Methodist Church

750 Hilldale Road Lewisport, KY 42351 (270) 927-8976 hilldaleumc@bellsouth.net

Lewisport United Methodist Church 450 Fourth Street Lewisport, KY 42351-0307 (270) 295-3113

Liberty United Methodist Church

2433 Liberty Road Beaver Dam, KY 42320


Maceo United Methodist Church

Shiloh United Methodist Church

Masonville United Methodist Church

Santa Claus United Methodist Church

Mt. Zion United Methodist Church

St John United Methodist Church

9136 Sacra Drive Maceo, KY 42355

2810 Old Masonville Loop Utica, KY 42376 (270) 729-4552

500 West and 200 N. Richland, IN 47634 812-649-9255

Myers Chapel United Methodist Church 2552 Myers Chapel Rd. Belton, KY 42452-2000

New Chapel United Methodist Church 2780 Adair Road Lewisport, KY 42351

No Creek United Methodist Church Hwy. 136 Hartford, KY 42347

Oak Grove United Methodist Church Hwy 1046 & Hwy 250 Calhoun, KY 42327

Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church

4730 Pleasant Grove Road Owensboro KY, 42303 (270) 926-3204 PleasantGroveUMCOwensboro.com

Providence United Methodist Church 7610 Short Station Rd. Philpot KY, 42366

Rockport First United Methodist Church 100 Washington Street Rockport, IN 47635 812-649-4924 jgktmair@psci.net

Settle Memorial United Methodist Church

1103 Shiloh Church Rd. Olaton, KY 42361

351 N. Holiday Blvd. Santa Claus, IN 47579 812) 937-2938 derry@santaclausumc.org

2160 Griffith Avenue Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 683-6326 www.stjohnum.org Service Times: Sundays 10:00am

Thruston United Methodist Church 5551 KY 405 Owensboro, KY (270) 281-9044

Trinity United Methodist Church

2815 Old Hartford Road Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 683-1878 www.owensborotrinity.org Service Times: 11:00 a.m.

Trinity United Methodist Church

124 South Fifth Street Rockport, IN 47635 812-649-2658 www.trinityumcrockport.org/

Utica United Methodist Church 122 Highway140 W. Utica, KY 42376

Wesleyan Heights United Methodist Church 1215 Scherm Road Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 684-5573 www.wesleyanheights.com

Woodlawn United Methodist Church

1120 Woodlawn Avenue Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 683-9868

201 E. Fourth Street Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 684-4226 www.settlemem.org Service Times: Sundays 8:30 & 11am

“Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see.� Hebrews 11:1 19


Ministries/Organizations Bethel Christian Center Contact: Walter Phillips Hwy 66, Rockport, IN 47635 812-649-4426 Birthright International Contact: Terri LaHugh 311 Bolivar St. Owensboro, Ky 42303 (270) 926-7561 (800) 550-4900 www.birthright.org Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9-12am Catholic Charities (270) 683-1545 (877) 803-5064 Christian Dental Mission 2538 Lancaster Ave, Owensboro, KY (270) 683-2030 Cornerstone Counseling 2720 Frederica St. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 685-0110 Daughters of Isabella 2701 Lewis Lane Owensboro, Ky 42301 Diocese of Owensboro 600 Locust St. Owensboro, Ky 42301 (270) 683-1545 www.owensborodio.org Dismas House of Owensboro 530 Carlton Dr. Owensboro, Ky 42303 (270) 685-6054 prisonministry.net/owensboro Evansville Christian Life Center Ginger Harper Communications & Events Coordinator 509 S. Kentucky Ave. Evansville, IN 47714 (812) 492-0716 www.restoringpeople.com Fellowship of Christian Athletes Rusty Tichenor Northwest Kentucky Regional Director 3000 Frederica St. Owensboro, KY 42302 (270) 852-3291 RTichenor@fca.org Fresh Word Ministries 5000 E. Virgina St. Ste. 2 Evansville, In 47715 (812) 475-8560 Habitat For Humanity 319 W 10th St Ste 103 Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) (270) 926-6110 www.habitat.org Hospice Association Inc 723 Harvard Dr. Owensboro, Ky 42301 Knight’s Of Columbus Council 817 3540 E 10th St. Owensboro, KY 42303 (270) 926-6959 Lync Ministries Incorporated 2271 Twenty Grand Ave, Owensboro, KY (270) 926-3088 20

Ohio County Christian Life Center 713 W. First Street Beaver Dam, Ky 270-274-7602 Pregnancy Resouce Centers East Evansville 125 N. Weinbach Ave., Ste. 210 Evansville, IN 47711 (812) 491-1542 West Evansville 5525 Pearl Dr., Ste. C Evansville, IN 47712 (812) 475-9546 Right to Life of Owensboro 1115 Tamarack Rd. #200 Owensboro, Ky 42301 270-685-4922 www.rtlo.org Hours: Monday- Friday 8am-2pm Salvation Army 235 S Ewing Rd. Owensboro, KY 42301 (270) 685-5577 salvationarmy.org Sunrise Children’s Services Western Region Foster Care (270) 926-2484 rmulligan@sunrise.org YMCA 900 Kentucky Pkwy. Owensboro, Ky 42301 (270) 926-9622 owensboroymca.org Hours: Mon. – Fri. 5:30am – 10pm Sat. 6am – 6pm Sun.1–5:30pm

The National Day of Prayer The National Day of Prayer is an annual observance held on the first Thursday of May, Owensboro National Day of prayer, Freedom Teen Rally, 24 hour Prayer Cover, Prayer Breakfast and Noon Prayer/ Worship Service. Also including the Circle of Good News is where over 365 people quietly reading aloud their scripture, so that the entire Bible is read in 20 minutes around the sidewalks of the Owensboro courthouse on Third Street. Coordinator: Jo Barron 270-926-1128, jrb6@omuonline.net


The Voice of Optometry in Developing Nations

Dr. Patrica Ward Adams exams patient in Jamaica Since 1971, the primary mission of Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH) / International is to facilitate the provision and sustainability of vision care worldwide to people who can neither afford nor obtain such care. In December, 2001 they partnered with the World Health Organization and pledged to eliminate preventable blindness by the year 2020. Dr. H. Ward and the team from Advantage Eye Care, from Owensboro, are making headway on VOSH/ International’s goal. June 2008, Dr. Ward led, his daughter Dr. Patrica Ward Adams, associate Dr. Roger Jones, and 20 others to Mandeville, Jamaica to give free eye exams as well as pairs of glasses. During their five day trip, they gave out over 1,700 pairs of glasses all of which were used and had been donated to the cause. Anyone that could not be fitted, recieved glasses by mail after the team returned home. If anyone would like to donate a pair of glasses they can be dropped off at Advantage Eye Care, located in Wesleyn Park Plaza Shopping Center. 21


Don’t Question God

By Ann W. Deane

I stopped at the water faucet in the middle of the school courtyard to wash my feet and shoes because it was very muddy. The young man I had seen earlier came over and helped wash my feet. I felt very humbled. When he finished he tried so very hard to talk to me and we got no where fast. I told him to wait and I went to look for a translator. Thank goodness one was close by! Through the translator he told me he was 18 years old, had just gotten out of jail after five months for armed robbery. We talked about what he was doing now and he said nothing. When I asked where he got his spending money he told me from his mother, who was a single parent. I told him he should be ashamed of himself for making his mother work so hard while he did nothing but spend her money. Apparently no one had ever said anything like that to him and looked at me very hard, then, to my surprise, agreed with me!

We continued talking for another hour and were joined by one of the men on our trip, who was going to live down there and become a full time missionary. To make a long story shorter, Meykel accepted Christ that day and truly turned his life around. He didn’t want to leave me. We ate supper together. He met my friends and daughter. That night during the evening service his friends kept coming over talking to him. I prayed that those friends would leave him alone, let him hear the preacher. One girl however did not leave for a long time. He kept talking to her and she cried. During the invitation time she went forward and accepted Christ as her Savior!

Ann and 18 year old Meykel in Nicaragua

My friends had been inviting me to join them on a mission trip to Nicaragua for a couple of years before I finally said I’d go. I had prayed about it and felt God told me I was needed there, God told me there was someone I was to talk to. As I prepared for the trip I kept praying that God would reveal to me what he wanted me to do specifically. I had the opportunity of working in Children’s Church that week when we did a medical and dental clinic. We had four children’s services a day and I kept seeking that “special” reason that God wanted me to go on that trip. It was the last day we were in the village just before our last service and our children’s church leader had gotten ill and could not teach. I was told about five minutes before the service started that I was now in charge! As I was preparing the chairs for the service a nice looking teenage young man named Meykel came over and began helping me. He spoke no English and I spoke no Spanish. He tried and tried to talk to me but I had our translator tell him I must get the children and would talk to him after the service. After the service was over I did not see him and went ahead and put my puppet stage and equipment away. I began to talk to God and tell Him my disappoint in not finding what He had specifically in mind for me to do. 22

The next morning as we were packing to leave Meykel came. He was afraid I would forget him. I assured him I wouldn’t, that I had our picture in my camera and he smiled. I gave him my name tag and he put it on. I understood as we drove away, Meykel was the reason God sent me to Nicaragua. Meykel had listened to others talk about God but he chose to pay attention to a grayhaired grandmother. Meykel told me I was beautiful, God had surely blinded him with His love when He saved Meykel’s soul. Meykel understands we will one day meet again in heaven. Never doubt when God directs you to go somewhere. He’ll let you know the details at the right time!


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November 1st, 9am to 8pm & 2nd, 12-5pm, 2008 at Mid-America Jet 1 Bullfrog Blvd. Owensboro, Ky


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