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Dr. Danny Akin


Dr. Daniel Akin

Dr. Danny Akin, President of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, North Carolina, shares with The Christian View magazine his sermon message on the life and death of Bill Wallace, missionary to China.

Click here to read: Jesus is Everything to Me: The Glorious Truth of Philippians 1:21 Lived Out in the Life and Death of William Wallace.

Dr. Sam Cathey

Dr. Sam Cathey

The Christian View magazine interviews revivalist Dr. Sam Cathey of Oklahoma. Click here to read: Dr. Sam Cathey Preaches the Word of God.

Rev. H.C. and Shelba Couch

Rev. H.C. Couch

The Christian View magazine interviews residents, employees, and administrators of local nursing home facilities for a story about Rev. H.C. Couch of Pickens, South Carolina to accompany a nomination from HMR Advantage Health Systems for the Upstate Caregivers Award in the category of Senior Service Volunteer of the Year Award. This article explains why Rev. Couch is deserving of the award, which he afterward won and was presented at the awards ceremony two months later.  Click here to read: Rev. H.C. Couch, Volunteer of the Year, Shines the Light of Christ.

Dr. Wayne Dickard

Dr. Wayne Dickard

The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. Wayne Dickard, a native of Easley, South Carolina who pastored Northbrook Baptist Church in Boiling Springs and Siloam Baptist Church in Easley before entering full-time evangelism. Click here to read: Dr. Wayne Dickard: Serving the Lord and Preaching the Word.

Dr. Roger Duke


Dr. Roger D. Duke

Dr. Roger D. Duke shares with The Christian View magazine his sermon message on missionary William Carey. Dr. Duke is Chaplain of the Germantown, Tennessee Fire Department; Senior Acquisitions Editor and Marketing Manager of BorderStone Press, LLC in Memphis, Tennessee; Assistant Professor of Religion and Communication at Baptist College of Health Sciences in Memphis, Tennessee; Adjunct Assistant Professor of Christian Studies at Union University; Faculty Mentor at Columbia Evangelical Seminary; and Adjunct Professor of Spiritual Formations at Memphis Theological Seminary.

 Click here to read: William Carey's Call to Salvation.


Dr. Clyde Dupin (center) with family members as
Southern Wesleyan University dedicated the amphitheater

                                             Dr. Clyde Dupin

Southern Wesleyan University dedicated the amphitheater in April of 2017 to evangelist Dr. Clyde Dupin.

Click here to read the article and to view more photos
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Rev. Lewis and Nancy Edwards

Rev. Lewis Edwards

The Christian View magazine interviews Rev. Lewis Edwards, Pastor of Pickens View Wesleyan Church in Pickens, South Carolina, Director of Chaplains for Adult Graduate Studies at Southern Wesleyan University in Central, South Carolina and a member of the university's Alumni Board of Directors, Executive Director of the grief aftercare program HOPE Ministries, a member of the Ethics Committee for Cannon Memorial Hospital, a member of the Human Rights Committee for the Pickens County Board of Disabilities and Special Needs, Director of Spiritual Formation for the South Carolina District of the Wesleyan Church, and a member of several committees in the district, including the Public Morals and Social Concerns Committee. Click here to read: Rev. Lewis Edwards: Following Godly Footsteps.


Dr. Stan and JoAnne Frye

Dr. Stan Frye

The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. Stan Frye, President of Gateway International Missions who left the pastorate at Gateway Baptist Church in Newton, North Carolina to enter the mission field on a full-time basis. Click here to read: Dr. Stan Frye: Pressing Toward the Mark.

Dr. David and Shirley Gallamore

Dr. David and Shirley Gallamore

The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. David Gallamore, Pastor of Rock Springs Baptist Church in Easley, South Carolina, and his wife, Shirley Gallamore, and combines those interviews into this article on their lives in ministry.   Click here to read: Dr. David and Shirley Gallamore: The Joys of Ministry.

Dr. David Gallamore shares with The Christian View magazine his sermon message on how Christians are to be 'lighthouses' for Jesus Christ. Click here to read: Be a Lighthouse for Jesus.

Rev. Foster and Sylvia Gentry

Rev. Foster Gentry

The Christian View magazine interviews Rev. Foster Gentry, who retired from the Pastorate at Pickens View Wesleyan Church in Pickens, South Carolina, and his wife, Sylvia, who served as Music Director, taught a Sunday School class, and served as Director of the Intercessory Prayer Ministry. Click here to read: Rev. Foster Gentry: Living a Legacy.

Rev. Will Graham

Will Graham

The Christian View magazine interviews Will Graham, who pastored Wakefield Baptist Church in Wake Forest, North Carolina before leaving to assist his family with the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. Click here to read: Will Graham: Following Footsteps of Faith.

Will Graham writes an article for The Christian View magazine about his paternal grandparents, Billy and Ruth Graham, and the Billy Graham Library in Charlotte, North Carolina. Click here to read: The Billy Graham Library: A Grandson's Perspective.

Dr. Wes Hansen


Dr. Wes Hansen

Dr. Wes Hansen, a retired Pastor of more than 30 years, shares his message about the Prodigal Son and his father. 

Click here to read He Killed the Calf, Not the Son.

Rev. Bryan and Angie Hester


Rev. Bryan Hester

Rev. Bryan Hester, Associate Pastor and Minister of Worship at Pickens First Baptist Church in Pickens, South Carolina, writes an article for The Christian View magazine about a new ministry that reaches out to "those who are disconnected from church and God, as well as those who may have never had a ‘church experience’."

Click here to read: Discovery....Reconnecting with God, His Church, and Others.


Dr. Junior Hill

Dr. Junior Hill


The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. Junior Hill, from Hartselle, Alabama, who has served as a full-time Southern Baptist evangelist since 1967. He was called into the ministry at the age of 19 and served as a Pastor for 11 years in Alabama and Mississippi.  Click here to read: Dr. Junior Hill Reflects on His Life in the Ministry.

Dr. Junior Hill shares two of his sermons, The Greatest Preacher, about the life of John the Baptist, and The Valley of Baca, about what to do in times of trouble and heartache.

Click here to read The Greatest Preacher.

Click here to read The Valley of Baca.



Dr. Phil Hoskins

Dr. Phil Hoskins

The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. Phil Hoskins, evangelist and Pastor of Higher Ground Baptist Church in Kingsport, Tennessee. Click here to read: Dr. Phil Hoskins: The Lamp is Still Burning.

Dr. Stuart Houston

Dr. J. Stuart Houston


Dr. J. Stuart Houston, Pastor of Blue Ridge View Baptist Church in Pickens, South Carolina, shares with The Christian View magazine his sermon message Obeying the Heavenly Vision. Click here to read.


He also shares with The Christian View magazine the following devotions:


The Value of Being There

Look to the Book

Wisdom

Counting the Cost





Dr. Johnny and Janet Hunt

Dr. Johnny Hunt

The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. Johnny Hunt, Pastor of First Baptist Church of Woodstock, Georgia who has served as President of the Southern Baptist Convention. Click here to read: Dr. Johnny Hunt: A Passion for Ministry.


Dr. Braxton Hunter

Dr. Braxton Hunter

The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. Braxton Hunter, Executive Director of Trinity Crusades for Christ, Professor at Trinity College of the Bible and Theological Seminary in Newburgh, Indiana, and former President of the Conference of Southern Baptist Evangelists (COSBE). Click here to read: Dr. Braxton Hunter: Surrendering to the Call.

Dr. David Jeremiah

Dr. David Jeremiah

The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. David Jeremiah, Pastor of Shadow Mountain Community Church in El Cajon, California and founder of Turning Point broadcast ministry. Click here to read: Dr. David Jeremiah: God is Everything I Need.


Dr. Randall Jones

Dr. M. Randall Jones

The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. Randall Jones, a native of Easley, South Carolina, who has been serving in full-time evangelism since retiring as Pastor of Langston Baptist Church in Conway, South Carolina, where he served for 29 years.  Click here to read: Dr. Randall Jones: Redeeming the Time.

Dr. Randall Jones shares with The Christian View magazine his sermon message How God Spells 'Go.'  Click here to read.

Rev. Ken Lawson and his son, Marion Lawson

Rev. Ken Lawson

Rev. Ken Lawson shares with The Christian View magazine his sermon message The Great Commission: Reaching the Lost World. Click here to read.

Rev. Marion and Betty Mitchell

Rev. Marion and Betty Mitchell

The Christian View magazine interviews Rev. Marion Mitchell, retired Associate Pastor of Rock Springs Baptist Church in Easley, South Carolina, and his wife, Betty. Click here to read: Rev. Marion and Betty Mitchell: A Lifetime of Love.

Dr. Frank Page


Dr. Frank Page

The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. Frank Page, President and CEO of the Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee, Past President of the Southern Baptist Convention, and former Pastor of Taylors First Baptist Church in Taylors, South Carolina. Click here to read: Dr. Frank Page: Lifting Up Jesus.

Dr. Frank Page shares with The Christian View magazine his sermon message, Get 'On the Ball'.  Click here to read.

Dr. Herb Reavis


Dr. Herb Reavis

The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. Herb Reavis, Pastor of North Jacksonville Baptist Church in Jacksonville, Florida. Click here to read: Dr. Herb Reavis: Faithful to Preach the Word.

Dr. Herb Reavis shares with The Christian View magazine his sermon Faith Among the Faithless. Click here to read.

Dr. Julius and Linda Scipio

Dr. Julius Scipio

The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. Julius Scipio, a minister of the Gospel for many years who was recognized, locally and nationally, for his work with The Elephant Men, which he founded to help troubled young men. Click here to read: Dr. Julius Scipio: Born to Be a Preacher.

Dr. Keith Shorter

Dr. Keith Shorter

Dr. Keith Shorter, Pastor of Mount Airy Baptist Church in Easley, South Carolina, shares with The Christian View magazine his sermon message Making God Smile. Click here to read.

Dr. Bill Stafford


Dr. Bill Stafford

The Christian View magazine interviews evangelist Dr. Bill Stafford of Chattanooga, Tennessee. Click here to read: Dr. Bill Stafford: Battles and Blessings.

 
Rev. Joey Turner

                                            Rev. Joey Turner

Rev. Joey Turner, Co-Pastor at Connecting Point Church in Easley, South Carolina, writes an article for The Christian View magazine about the Celebrate Recovery program that helps people overcome life-dominating issues.
Click here to read the article.



Dr. Jerry Vines

Dr. Jerry Vines

The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. Jerry Vines, who served for 23 years as Pastor of First Baptist Church of Jacksonville, Florida before retiring to devote more time to ministering to other preachers. Click here to read: Dr. Jerry Vines: Lifting Up Jesus.


Dr. Bobby Welch

Dr. Bobby Welch

The Christian View magazine interviews Dr. Bobby Welch, who served as Pastor of First Baptist Church of Daytona Beach, Florida until retirement and has also served as President of the Southern Baptist Convention. Click here to read: Dr. Bobby Welch: A Sense of Urgency.

US Army Chaplain Tim Wilson (center)
with Captain Jeff Vanantwerpe and Captain Eric Joyce

U.S. Army Chaplain Tim Wilson

Captain Tim Wilson, a native of Easley, South Carolina, shares his experiences as a Chaplain in the United States Army and a message of hope and encouragement through the trials of life. Click here to read: I Can Do All Things Through Christ.

Dr. Fred Wolfe

Dr. Fred Wolfe


The Christian View magazine interviews evangelist Dr. Fred Wolfe, a native South Carolinian who now lives in Alabama, where he has started a new church, Luke 4:18 Fellowship, in Mobile. He has served in the ministry for more than 50 years, including 25 years as Pastor of Cottage Hill Baptist Church in Mobile. He entered full-time evangelism in 1997. Click here to read: Dr. Fred Wolfe: A Life That Glorifies God.

Dr. Fred Wolfe shares with The Christian View magazine two of his sermons.


Click here to read What to Do When You Don't Know What to Do

Click here to read The Ministry of Jesus to the Brokenhearted
More to come ...