Author Archives: Travis

About Travis

Happily married. Blessed to raise three young men. Associate pastor of Rodgers Baptist Church.

As Believers, Christ IS Our Culture

What does it look like when the Lord Jesus Christ governs the devices we use and the money we earn and the clothes we wear? Continue reading

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Stay with the Stuff!

The Bible is the only resource that is adequate to fuel our faith (2 Timothy 3:16). Therefore, we must saturate our hearts and minds with Scripture. Continue reading

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Beware of Bias

The history of God’s people is littered with examples of people who proved that God’s grace is sufficient to enable us to endure and enjoy to the end. Build upon the line of faith set before you. Continue reading

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Good Habits for Daily Living

We are creatures of habit, and our habits reflect our true selves because we all build our daily lives around our priorities and passions. We make time for what we truly value, building habits and routines around the things that … Continue reading

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Was Dead. Now Alive!

Jesus Christ was dead. He had, in fact, been murdered. Betrayed by one of His close associates and brought before the rulers of His day, He should have received a fair trial and justice according to the law and customs … Continue reading

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Go FIRST to the Cross of Christ

One of my favorite books is the classic Pilgrim’s Progress written by the Puritan John Bunyan. I’ve read the book more than once. I have read it to my children, and had them read it for themselves. References from the … Continue reading

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The Cross of Jesus Christ

Branding. It’s a big deal. Experts will diligently work to brand you or your organization according to “the way you want folks to perceive you.” Hopefully, the way you want folks to perceive you is the way in which you should … Continue reading

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Death is dead. Christ has won!

“O death, where is thy sting? O grave, where is thy victory?┬áThe sting of death is sin; and the strength of sin is the law.┬áBut thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.” – … Continue reading

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The days may be dark, but there is a Light

I love my country. That’s why, once upon a time, I swore an oath to defend the Constitution against all threats, foreign and domestic. Seems like there are as many domestic as foreign threats now. One is the current President, … Continue reading

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New Study Beginning at Rodgers Baptist Church

In August of 2006 my family vacationed on the beaches of Hilton Head, SC. During the middle of that week we visited nearby downtown Savannah, GA; an interesting place that is perfect for a walking tour because of the many city squares and … Continue reading

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