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The deadline for submitting items for the religion page is noon Wednesday. Items are published as space allows. Priority is given to upcoming special events happening within one week. Email items to religion@gazettevirginian.com.

This is my last column, after some 15 years of writing, and I thank you for reading and sharing the good news of Christ during that time. I am retiring and moving to the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, to a small house from which I can see mountains in two directions.

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The deadline for submitting items for the religion page is noon Wednesday. Items are published as space allows. Priority is given to upcoming special events happening within one week. Email items to religion@gazettevirginian.com.

My main aim as a pastor has been to do all I can to partner with God to get my people from where they are to where they need to be. This means different things for different people, but the goal is always the same.

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The other day I saw a little girl at the counter at a local fast food restaurant. Her eyes were just at the level of the counter. She had to rise up on tiptoes to see the clerk. She was almost tall enough but wanted to be just a little taller.

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“I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened, so that you will know what is the hope of His calling, what are the riches of the glory of His inheritance in the saints.” Ephesians 1:18

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He waited seven more days and again sent out the dove from the ark.11 When the dove returned to him in the evening, there in its beak was a freshly plucked olive leaf! Then Noah knew that the water had receded from the earth. Genesis 8:10-11

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The Rev. Ronnie M. Womack, pastor of Spanish Grove Baptist Church, Scottsburg, will celebrate his 18th pastoral anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday.

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There is a delicate balance in life. It involves the capacity to speak. In many situations, just because we can speak, doesn’t mean we should. We must wait for the right moment, the time that brings healing, faith or hope.

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St. Matthew Baptist Church was established in November 1869, after 23 charter members were granted their “letters of separation” from the Clover Baptist Church.

Childrey Baptist Church is sponsoring a mission project for Ben and Talley Updike in Uganda, Africa. The couple along with their two children, Aubrey and Gabe, left the United States in December and will return to visit for a month and speak at Childrey Baptist Church at 11 a.m. on Dec. 8.

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