About Me

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I am the Pastor/Teacher of Rivers of Joy Baptist Church in Minford, Ohio since August 2008.  I am married to Charity since June 14, 1969.  I have four grown children.   Having served in the local church for over forty years as Pastor/Teacher, Asso., Youth Pastor, Minister of Education, Building Upkeep, Camp Director, Sunday School Teacher, etc. Also I have worked in the public place for as many years as I have preached. Charity and her sister are co owner of Union Mills Conf. (Bakery) in West Portsmouth Ohio


(You really should point the mouse on the verse and read)

  1. I am God's child (John 1:12)
  2. I am Christ's friend (John 15:15 )
  3. I am united with the Lord (1 Cor. 6:17)
  4. I am bought with a price (1 Cor 6:19-20)
  5. I am a saint (set apart for God). (Eph. 1:1)
  6. I am a personal witness of Christ. (Acts 1:8)
  7. I am the salt & light of the earth (Matt 5:13-14)
  8. I am a member of the body of Christ (1 Cor 12:27)
  9. I am free forever from condemnation ( Rom. 8: 1-2)
  10. I am a citizen of Heaven. I am significant (Phil 3:20)
  11. I am free from any charge against me (Rom. 8:31 -34)
  12. I am a minister of reconciliation for God (2 Cor 5:17-21)
  13. I have access to God through the Holy Spirit (Eph. 2:18)
  14. I am seated with Christ in the heavenly realms (Eph. 2:6)
  15. I cannot be separated from the love of God (Rom 8:35-39)
  16. I am established, anointed, sealed by God (2 Cor 1:21-22 )
  17. I am assured all things work together for good (Rom. 8:28 )
  18. I have been chosen and appointed to bear fruit (John 15:16)
  19. I may approach God with freedom and confidence (Eph. 3: 12 )
  20. I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me (Phil. 4:13)
  21. I am the branch of the true vine, a channel of His life (John 15: 1-5)
  22. I am God's temple (1 Cor. 3: 16). I am complete in Christ (Col. 2: 10)
  23. I am hidden with Christ in God (Col. 3:3).. I have been justified (Romans 5:1)
  24. I am God's co-worker (1 Cor. 3:9; 2 Cor 6:1). I am God's workmanship (Eph. 2:10)
  25. I am confident that the good works God has begun in me will be perfected. (Phil. 1: 5)
  26. I have been redeemed and forgiven (Col 1:14).
  27. I have been adopted as God's child (Eph 1:5)
  28. I belong to God


Thanks Bill (Hobo)