Pull Somebody Up

Pull Somebody Up

Pastor Sam Crosby San Saba’s First Baptist Church August 1, 2017 I spent last week on Lake Travis at pre-teen camp with 45 kids from our church. It has been some time since I slept on a bunk in a dorm, played archery games, ate camp food and helped corral kids from event to event. […]

Denali Mountain

Denali Mountain

Pastor Sam Crosby San Saba’s First Baptist Church July 24, 2017 Standing at 20,310 feet high, Denali Mountain in Alaska is the highest mountain in North America. The word “denali” comes from the Athabascan Indians and means “the tall one” or “big mountain.” Though called Mount McKinley after President William McKinley since 1896, the Department […]

Kill the Spider

Kill the Spider

michael podger Pastor Sam Crosby San Saba First Baptist Church July 3,2017 ​My small workshop in the back yard has been plagued with spider webs. It has been necessary several times simply to take a broom and make several sweeps in key places. This morning, though, I sprayed the insecticide that will kill the spiders. […]

My Country, ‘Tis of Thee

Pastor Sam Crosby San Saba’s First Baptist Church June 27, 2017 The beloved patriotic hymn, “America,” was written by a 24-year-old Baptist seminary student by the name of Samuel Francis Smith. He was studying at Andover Theological Seminary in Massachusetts in 1831. It was first performed by a children’s choir in Boston on July 4, […]