The Value of Sunday

The Value of Sunday

Pastor Sam Crosby January 15, 2018 San Saba’s First Baptist Church Jesus rose from the dead on Sunday morning. The disciples started the trend of gathering on Sundays for worship, fellowship, prayer and Bible study in honor of the resurrected Lord. The early church continued this pattern as evidenced in Acts 20:7: “On the first […]

Home Fires Burning

Home Fires Burning

Pastor Sam Crosby San Saba’s First Baptist Church January 9, 2017 A vivid memory from childhood is of my father stirring the fire in our double barrel wood-burning stove on the cold mornings during winter. His silhouette could be seen in the flicker of the flames, putting another log on the fire. He would then […]

Fresh Start

Fresh Start

Pastor Sam Crosby San Saba’s First Baptist Church January 2, 2018 With a new year comes a new chapter of life, which is yet to be written. There are areas of my life I hope to change, striving to improve, to better serve the Lord and model the life of Jesus. As Christians we are […]

Christmas Hope

Christmas Hope

Pastor Sam Crosby San Saba’s First Baptist Church December 19, 2017 The nativity scene in our front yard troubles me. All the characters of the Christmas story – Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus – have bulbs in them to make them glow. The bulb in Mary stops burning after a while. Despite my efforts to […]