Articles From Brother Hoyt

Goals Which a Church Leader Should Have

WIN A NEIGHBOR (EVANGELIZE) PRAY DAILY & SPECIFICALLY GAIN FRIENDSHIPS (FRIDAY SUPPER, SATURDAY         BREAKFAST, RECREATION, ETC.) SHARE SPIRITUAL MATERIALS (LITERATURE,         AUDIO/VCR/CD, ETC.) PERSONAL INVITATIONS TO PEOPLE TO ATTEND SERVICES  ELDERSHIP POSITION A) DEVOTIONAL LIFE B) LEADER BE THE FIRST CAR IN THE PARKING LOT GREETER (NO DEAD-FISH HANDSHAKES) FRIENDLY (A MUST) BE A […]

Gun Control

There has been a great deal of talk about “Gun Control” recently.  I would contend that all upright citizens of the U.S.A. want the government to have control of the outlaws in all ways – not just to keep guns out of their hands.  But the “sorry part” of the subject it seems “we throw […]

Have Christian Ministers Earned What They Deserve?

     While conducting a revival in southeastern Ohio, I conversed with a minister, from a denominational church.  He wore “two hats”.  He preached locally and also served as a “coordinator” for twenty-three congregations of the denomination.  His responsibilities varied.  One area in which I conversed with him about was “internal problems” of a congregation.      […]

Gambling | Don’t Bet On It

            The more state governments approve of legalizing casinos, lotteries, and various forms of gambling (along with any good organizations, and some religious groups), the more citizens become confused about whether it is honorable, and right to participate.                          The first  regular  lottery  was  authorized to be drawn for charitable purposes at Malines, in the […]