Great Sermon! It is said that John Newton, upon his death bed made the following statement; My mind is almost gone, but one thing I remember, I am a great sinner but Christ is a great Saviour.
Myself; I have few friends left. But my time on earth will soon be over, as my Lord comes as lightning shineth from one end of heaven to the other. Why God loves me I have no idea but for some reason unknown to me He does. When I hear others boast of their goodness that deserved God's love I know they speak out of ignorance, ether that or they know nothing of their own heart. May God bless you. We'll meet soon in Father's house.
Motto: "For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain" (Philippians 1:21)
Pastor Shelton took the pastorate of First Baptist Church, Algiers in 1927 and began to devote all his time and energy to evangelizing southeast Louisiana. After the Lord saved him in 1942, he...