Congratulations! You've reached the website of the Long Beach Harbor Southern Baptist Association, with churches in 31 cities of southern Los Angeles County. Welcome! We exist to Resource, Assist, Coach, and Equip the leadership of local churches, empowering them to make disciples and launch new churches and ministries. We are here to empower our pastors and church leaders to run their RACE--Resource, Assist, Coach, and Equip!
40 Weekdays of Prayer for the Pastors, Churches, Cities, and Requests of the Long Beach Harbor Southern Baptist Association. See Prayer Resources above for full lists and definition of "SIG Alert."
Day 15 – Matthew 18.19-20: Again, I tell you that if two of you on earth agree about anything you ask for, it will be done for you by my Father in heaven. For where two or three come together in my name, there am I with them.
Thoughts for Thinking: (Changed Mondays & Thursdays.)
Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure. –Thomas Edison
You and I must continue to drive at men’s hearts till they are broken. Then we must keep on preaching Christ crucified until their hearts are bound up. –Charles Spurgeon
The reason why many fail in battle is because they wait until the hour of battle …. Anticipate your battles; fight them on your knees before temptation comes, and you will always have victory. –R. A. Torrey
You must keep your mind on the objective, not on the obstacle. —William Randolf Hearst
If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses. —Henry Ford
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents. —Andrew Carnegie
Jesus Christ became incarnate for one purpose, to make a way back to God that man might stand before Him as he was created to do, the friend and lover of God Himself. —Oswald Chambers
Have you ever had a sea fish for a meal? Interesting how they live surrounded by salt water yet when you eat it you still have to add salt to it! They never allowed the salt (to) get in them. We may live in a world of sin and evil, but you don’t have to allow it to get in you! —Phil Saenz
Pray hardest when it is hardest to pray. —Toby Mac
The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind-the-scenes with everyone else’s highlight reel. —Steve Furtick
What screws us up most in life is the picture in our head of how it is supposed to be. —unknown
I already know what giving up feels like. I want to see what happens when I don’t. —Neila Rey
I thank God for my handicaps, for through them, I have found myself, my work and my God. --Helen Keller
Study men, not historians. --Harry S Truman
All our dreams can come true--if we have the courage to pursue them. --Walt Disney
If you don’t scale the mountain, you can’t view the plain. --Chinese proverb
Everything belongs. --Richard Rohr
Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy, to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter, and to lead but not manipulate. --William Arthur Ward
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Make checks out to the Long Beach Harbor Southern Baptist Association, and mail to our new address at 4508-A Atlantic Avenue, #101, Long Beach CA 90807.
www.guidestone.org/LearningCenter/ Ministry.aspx, and click on O. S. Hawkins online books.
Information and Application form for reserving the Evangelistic Block Party Trailer available in the For Pastors/Churches above.
Send your email address to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Special Service for Pastors, Ministers, and Church Leaders! See Servantship Zone above!
You may be surprised at what you find. Free book download available online. Go to www.freewonderfulbook.com. From The Way of the Master website.
Ever wanted a way to say thanks to them? See the Gratitude Campaign in the Links above.
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