Tag "Dr. John E. Morgan"

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church It was a great family night in the middle of the celebration known as the Olympics.  My wife and I and two of our sons, aged 15 and 17, had ridden Marta

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church Twenty years ago we were all excited about the Olympics being in our back yard in Atlanta.  As I worked at the Olympic Press Center, I learned a lot about what people

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church Twenty years ago we were all excited about the Summer Olympics. In Atlanta. Gloria, John and I all volunteered.  Gloria with gymnastics.  John at the stadium for track and field.  And I

Walking Through Time

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church Three years ago my family was on Anna Maria Island on the Gulf below Saint Petersburg.  Gloria and I have seen our family grow to sixteen.  Every other year we have go

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church I got her stare one time.  It seemed to cut straight to my brain and see everything about me.  The woman staring at me was at least a hundred feet away across

Freedom’s cost

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church Lexington.  My wife and I realized we were near it.  I had to see it.  Even at ten at night. Lexington is still a quiet cluster of homes and small businesses.  Dim

Treasures

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church The gym/auditorium was full.  And they all came to see my granddaughter Sarah.  She was the star of the day.  She entered in her light gold robe with cap sitting just right

A Family Disagreement

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church Mother.  My three sisters made it into a six syllable word. Mooooottthhhher.  Followed by an accusation against me.  A false accusation.  They always started it.  They always hit me back first.  Then

Living the dream

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church I will never preach all my sermons. I must write. I recently found those words in one of my old Bibles.  I was working on a sermon, and I wanted to look

Isa is a bit weird

By Dr. John E. Morgan Pastor–Collinsville Baptist Church Isa Lake.  Yellowstone Park is full of weird stuff. Geysers (yes, including Old Faithful).  Don’t see those around here.  Huge pools of bubbling mud.  Lots of hot springs.  One of the most