Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Gene Norris: Be an encourager, like Barnabas

...of heaven we will never know how much he was a source of encouragement for Saul to become Paul, our first theologian. The world has never been the same again.Thanks be to God! THE REV. GENE NORRIS IS A PRESBYTERIAN PASTOR IN AUGUSTA.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-09-04/gene-norris-be-encourage
Does God like fruitcake?

...what we think God likes and dislikes, such as fruitcake or anything else. Let us abide by the whole Bible and not just selected passages that support our biased points of view. THE REV. GENE NORRIS IS A PRESBYTERIAN PASTOR IN AUGUSTA.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-08-07/does-god-fruitcake
Norris: People of faith can heal nation

...strive to create in our congregations safe and sacred spaces for common prayer and community discussions as we come together to seek God's will for our nation and our world. THE REV. (DR.) GENE NORRIS IS A PRESBYTERIAN PASTOR IN AUGUSTA.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-07-02/rev-gene-norris-people-f
Gene Norris: Church members can be God's most powerful tools

...by the laity at the right time and place can be God's most powerful instrument to combat and hopefully overcome oppression, violence, injustice, paganism and immorality. THE REV. GENE NORRIS IS A LOCAL PRESBYTERIAN PASTOR IN AUGUSTA.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-06-05/gene-norris-church-membe
Norris: Church should employ skills of laity

...style of leadership.If the spiritual leader (pastor, priest, rabbi, imam) is not a workaholic, this spiritual leader will shout for joy for such a shift in responsibility. THE REV. GENE NORRIS IS A PRESBYTERIAN PASTOR IN AUGUSTA.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-05-02/church-should-employ-ski
Pondering anew the Easter story

...be the scaffold, and upon the throne be wrong,Yet that scaffold sways the future, and behind the dim unknown,Standeth God within the shadow keeping watch above his own. Amen THE REV. GENE NORRIS IS A PRESBYTERIAN PASTOR IN AUGUSTA.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-04-03/pondering-anew-easter-st
Avoid your fears with hope, faith in the Lord

...Rev. Phillips Brooks was right on target when he wrote in his Christmas hymn, O Little Town of Bethlehem, "The hopes and fears of all the years are met in thee tonight." THE REV. GENE NORRIS IS A LOCAL PRESBYTERIAN PASTOR IN AUGUSTA.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-01-02/avoid-your-fears-hope-fa
Advent reminds us that our salvation is in Christ

...services ? may we allow God to speak to us through these events so that God's coming in Christ will be the good news for all the times of our life in which we really need Jesus. THE REV. GENE NORRIS IS A PRESBYTERIAN PASTOR IN AUGUSTA.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-12-05/advent-reminds-us-our-sa
Deciphering the 'valley of dry bones'

...forms.By God's transforming power, those "dead" did experience a new birth of hope to begin again in Jerusalem. So can we when we walk through our "valley of dry bones." The Rev. Gene Norris is a Presbyterian pastor in Augusta.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-10-31/deciphering-valley-dry-b
Trust in God in the midst of turmoil

...God of my salvation. God the Lord is my strength." Habakkuk 3:17-19Even while having a lover's quarrel with God about life's problems, the righteous can trust in God. The Rev. Gene Norris is a Presbyterian pastor in Augusta.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-10-03/trust-god-midst-turmoil