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blog posts by Pastor Parris Bailey
“THE END OF THAT MAN IS PEACE”

“THE END OF THAT MAN IS PEACE”

MERRY SATURDAY BY PARRIS “Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright: for the end of that man is peace” Ps.37:37 The end of that man is peace! Sometimes in our heart we begin to feel the weight of walking daily with the Lord. No, it shouldn’t become a burden at all....

THE BLOOD OF THE MARTYRS-Always Praying!

THE BLOOD OF THE MARTYRS-Always Praying!

MERRY TUESDAY BY PARRIS “And they cried with a loud voice, saying, How long, O Lord, holy and true, dost thou not judge and avenge our blood on them that dwell on the earth?” Rev. 6:10 All of our eyes have turned toward Kabul, Afghanistan this week, watching the...

Meet The Two Fish Family

Meet The Two Fish Family

“One of His disciples, Andrew, Simon Peter’s brother, said to Him, Here is a boy with five barley loaves and two small fish. But what difference will these make among so many?” John 6:8,9John Wesley said; ”Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the...

FISHERMAN’S TALE – Pt.2

FISHERMAN’S TALE – Pt.2

Mk.1:17,18 - Then Jesus said to them, "Follow Me, and I will make you become fishers of men." They immediately left their nets and followed Him. After that paralyzed man was healed, I knew we would have to leave my home town. There had been some Pharisees there that...

FISHERMAN’S TALE – pt.1

FISHERMAN’S TALE – pt.1

Mk.1:17,18 - Then Jesus said to them, "Follow Me, and I will make you become fishers of men." They immediately left their nets and followed Him. My name is Simon Peter and this is my last day on this side of eternity before I see Jesus again, so I think I will tell...

“THE  BEAUTY OF COMMUNITY”

“THE BEAUTY OF COMMUNITY”

“One generation shall praise your works to another, And shall declare Your mighty and remarkable acts” Ps. 145:4 When Frank and I received the Lord on the lakefront of New Orleans we “in a blink of an eye” got married, enrolled in Bible School and started living in...

“CORAM DEO” OR BEFORE THE FACE OF GOD

“CORAM DEO” OR BEFORE THE FACE OF GOD

June 14, 2021  MERRY MONDAY BY PARRIS “But we have this treasure in jars of clay, to show that the surpassing power belongs to God and not to us” 2 Cor. 4:7 “Coram Deo is to live one’s entire life in the presence of God, under the authority of God, to the glory...

A NEW SONG

A NEW SONG

“Then sang Moses and the children of Israel this song unto the LORD, and spake, saying, I will sing unto the LORD, for he hath triumphed gloriously: The horse and his rider hath he thrown into the sea. The LORD is my strength and song, And he is become my salvation:...

GET DRUNK AND START A FIGHT

GET DRUNK AND START A FIGHT

Message from the Cave Eph.5:18,19 -And don’t get drunk with wine, which is rebellion; instead be filled with the fullness of the Holy Spirit. And your hearts will overflow with a joyful song to the Lord Jehovah. Keep speaking to each other with words of Scripture,...

REFUGE

REFUGE

Ps.46:1 - God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble.I woke up in a hospital for the first time this morning. The Lord is my refuge, he proved it when I first opened my eyes today. I opened my Bible and it opened (John Wesley Style) to Psalm 46....

HIS RESTING PLACE

HIS RESTING PLACE

“Then, by constantly using your faith, the life of Christ will be released deep inside you, and the resting place of his love will become the very source and root of your life. Then you will be empowered to discover what every holy one experiences—the great...

The Prophetic Gardener

The Prophetic Gardener

MERRY WEDNESDAY BY PARRIS “But Mary stood outside by the tomb weeping, and as she wept she stooped down and looked into the tomb. Mary Magdalene turned around and saw Jesus standing there, but she did not know it was Jesus…supposing him to be the gardener.” John...

HE ENDS THE CURSE

HE ENDS THE CURSE

Merry Saturday by Parris! “We are writing these things to you because we want to release to you our fullness of joy!" 1 John 1:4 The Apostle John knew what it was like to taste the joy of the risen Christ. “We have heard it and seen it with our own eyes, yes we have...

GODS JEWELS

GODS JEWELS

MERRY Merry! By Parris Thou shalt also be a crown of glory in the hand of the Lord, and a royal diadem in the hand of thy God - Is. 62:3 To realize who we are in Christ will forever remain to be an understatement! This truth will forever set us free! We learn to be...

LETTING PEACE RULE

LETTING PEACE RULE

Merry Friday by Parris “And let the peace of God rule in you hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body; and be ye thankful”. Col 3:15 The foundation stone of the New Testament is “for grace ye are saved through faith, not of yourself for it is the gift of...

LIFE GERM HIDDEN IN OUR SOULS

LIFE GERM HIDDEN IN OUR SOULS

LIFE GERM HIDDEN IN OUR SOULS by thebaileydrink - MERRY TUESDAY - with Parris Romans 8:19 “For the earnest expectation of the creature waiteth for the manifestation of the sons of God.”I found this gem of a word the other day in the writings of the Apostle Paul. He...

A FRESH CALL

A FRESH CALL

“A FRESH CALL” “For those who have served well as deacons obtain for themselves a good standing and great boldness in the faith which is in Christ Jesus” 1 Tim. 3:13 The Christian life is one progressive whole. The more we advance spiritually in our spiritual growth...

WHEN CHRIST TAKES A HOLD OF US!

WHEN CHRIST TAKES A HOLD OF US!

MERRY MONDAY BY PARRIS “I have not yet reached my goal, and I am not perfect. But Christ has taken hold of me. So I keep on running and struggling to take hold of the prize.” Phil. 3:12 CEV The Apostle Paul never looked back from the Damascus Road experience. If...

WORLD OF MYSTERY

WORLD OF MYSTERY

WORLD OF MYSTERY - by thebaileydrink MERRY TUESDAY BY PARRIS And to make all men see what is the fellowship of the mystery, which from the beginning of the world hath been hid in God, who created all things by Jesus Christ. Eph. 3:9 “He was created of a mother whom He...

HE CROWNS THE YEAR WITH HIS GOODNESS

HE CROWNS THE YEAR WITH HIS GOODNESS

MERRY MONDAY BY PARRIS Ps.65:11- He crowns the year with His goodness. “Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house...