A Flood of Biblical Proportions

A Flood of Biblical Proportions

Pastor Sam Crosby August 28, 2017 San Saba’s First Baptist Church The current flooding along the Texas gulf coast has been described as historic, catastrophic, unbelievable and the worst in United States history. One meteorologist called it “a flood of biblical proportions.” The phrase implies an event that is hard to believe and yet is […]

The Bible & Baptism

The Bible & Baptism

Pastor Sam Crosby San Saba’s First Baptist Church August 8, 2017 A child in our church has continually begged me to baptize her. Virtually every time we met she brought up the subject. Her family was sympathetic to her longing but unsure of her motive. Questions about baptism and the reasons for baptism surface often. […]

The Value of a Life

The Value of a Life

Pastor Sam Crosby San Saba’s First Baptist Church August 15, 2017 Several grand kids went with me to sing at the nursing home. For some, it was their first encounter with the unique culture of the facility. Dealing with the elderly and the many mental and physical challenges can certainly be difficult. From a child’s […]

Grapes, Anyone?

Grapes, Anyone?

Pastor Sam Crosby San Saba’s First Baptist Church August 22, 2017 My two-year-old grandson, Colt, sat beside me at the breakfast table on a recent visit to their home. I hid a grape in my hand and then reached under his arm and pretended to pick a grape. He was amazed. He raised his arm […]