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God answers prayers

Published 11:30am Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Do you ever think that God gets tired of hearing us pray the same prayer? James 1:6 But let him ask in faith nothing wavering. We also find in I Thessalonians 5:17 Pray without ceasing. No matter how many times we ask the same thing God does hear us and he also knows our hearts. Psalm 66:19-20: But verily God hath heard me; he hath attended to the voice of my prayer. Blessed be God, which hath not turned away my prayer, nor his mercy from me. We can rest assured that God answers prayer.

Happy belated seventh birthday wishes go out this week to Nathan Hensley from Momma, MeMe and MamMaw Alice. We love you! Nathan’s special day was Nov. 27.

Happy birthday wishes to Lea Carlson on Dec. 5, Landon Ferguson and Sherry Moore on Dec. 6, Stacy Lacy, Joe Roberts and Lara Carlson on Dec. 9, Grace Parker on Dec. 10 and Colter Moore, Laura Dowdal and Carolyn Bracken on Dec. 11.

Continue to remember Alice Posey in your prayers this week. She is facing some health problems.

Somerville Baptist Church invites you to experience the life of Christ like never before. Drive through Christmas is an outdoor production with 100 actors and volunteers, live animals and professional orchestration, depicting the true meaning of Christmas.

This free event is presented for groups, families and individuals, Dec. 12, 13 and 14 from 6 to 9 p.m.

Guests will park at Somerville Baptist Church, located at 41 Main Street., climb aboard the Christmas caravan and ride through each before stopping at the Christmas Café for cookies and hot chocolate. Blankets and jackets are recommended for this outdoor event. For more information, contact Somerville Baptist Church, 41 Main Street, Somerville, AL 35670, 256-778-8844,

New Center Baptist Church announces its adult Christmas cantata “Hope Has Hands,” created by Sue C. Smith, Phil Cross and Russell Maud-lin, Sun., Dec. 15, during Sunday morning’s service. Make plans now to make this a family event.

The children of Som-erville Baptist Church will present their children’s Christmas program, “The True Night Before Christmas,” on Sun., Dec. 15, at 6 p.m. Join us this Christmas and bring your family and friends.

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