I am so thankful for the twelve deacons in our church. Not only do they provide spiritual leadership through their examples of service, but they also make many of the tough decisions that need to be made. Without their guidance, the church would have to vote on every little detail. It would make it nearly impossible to accomplish anything. As it is, God has given us these twelve men who love Him and want to accomplish His Will and further the ministries of Edgefield First Baptist.
Years ago, an architect told us we could install an elevator for $250,000. The deacons added $100,000 to that for unexpected costs and HVAC expenditures. By the time they had done all the
For those reasons, the deacons opted to go in a different direction. Spending half a million dollars on an elevator when you have
Join me in continuing to pray for this group, that they would continue to make such wise and financially prudent decisions. Pray that they would continue to lead well and help us stay focused on the mission of God in Edgefield County and not become distracted
God has many good things in store for Edgefield First Baptist, and I’m so excited to see where He takes us!