At one time, Rome was the largest city in the world and the center of the most powerful economic, cultural, and political empire in history.

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Letters I never intend to mail
By Will Zant

On some weeks as I prepare my sermons, I often write letters I never intend to mail.  I do so to help remember a sermon is directed to people. It helps me process my life too. Recently, I did this exercise.

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Photo by Loralee Beard, Magic Moment Photography

Gwinnett’s hot bed of talent
By Loralee Beard, Magic Moment Photography

I was looking from computer to computer today for a special picture today of my sisters, Linda, Janet and me taken in 2013.  The warning, I have smugly given to numerous clients over my 20 year photo career came back to haunt me: Back up digitally, back up in print.

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For Your Thoughts
July 2016

By Jannetta Johnson

Read Proverbs 1:8

J. Sterling Morton was Presisdent Cleveland’s Sec of Agriculture. While in office his wife died and a month later he took his three children to see the new tomb that had been erected.

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The Gwinnett Roadrunner - On The Run July 2016
By Mary Frazier Long

The honesty of many politicians has never been questioned. In fact, it has rarely been mentioned.

A woman in Arizona married so late in life that Medicare paid for her honeymoon.

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