Rev. J. Cameron Bailey, Author at The Charlotte Gazette

THE WORD

The Word: Time to sharpen my axe

“If I only had an hour to chop down a tree, I would spend the first 45 minutes sharpening my axe.” — Abraham Lincoln President ... Read more

by Rev. J. Cameron Bailey, Friday, May 24, 2024 1:00 pm

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The Word: A verse was shouting in my ear

“Anyone, then, who knows the good they ought to do and doesn’t do it, sins.” — James 4:17 Ouch. I battle with this verse. I ... Read more

by Rev. J. Cameron Bailey, Friday, May 17, 2024 1:31 pm

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The Word: Don’t make Mother’s Day a one-time thing

I read a story recently about a young child, around 10 years old, who came over to his neighbors house asking for help. The help ... Read more

by Rev. J. Cameron Bailey, Friday, May 10, 2024 12:00 pm

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The Word: It’s a time to help others

“Give. But don’t allow yourself to be used. Love. But don’t allow your heart to be abused. Trust. But don’t be naive. Listen. But don’t ... Read more

by Rev. J. Cameron Bailey, Friday, May 3, 2024 2:39 pm

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The Word: I want a cookout

An old preacher a long time ago while I was in college suggested keeping track of however many weddings, funerals and baptisms performed during ministry, ... Read more

by Rev. J. Cameron Bailey, Sunday, April 28, 2024 9:00 am

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The Word: It’s ‘much more gooder’

 For me, to live is Christ and to die is gain. Now if I live on in the flesh, this means fruitful work for me; ... Read more

by Rev. J. Cameron Bailey, Friday, April 19, 2024 2:05 pm

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The Word: It ain’t a competition

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” — Helen Keller.  I can’t stand being alone…at the same time, the more ... Read more

by Rev. J. Cameron Bailey, Friday, April 12, 2024 12:00 pm

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The Word: It’s a time to love strong

I read this hilarious quote from an unknown source last week: “When a child says ‘daddy, I want to talk to mommy’ that’s the kid ... Read more

by Rev. J. Cameron Bailey, Friday, April 5, 2024 12:00 pm

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The Word: Of which voices are you listening?

For a while now, my family has been trying to convince me that I have Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (A.D.H.D.). I’ll admit…I have several of the ... Read more

by Rev. J. Cameron Bailey, Thursday, March 28, 2024 4:44 pm

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The Word: Let’s be honest

How are you doing? Don’t give the typical “I’m fine” answer. Be honest. Be real. How are you doing?  You know, we often go through ... Read more

by Rev. J. Cameron Bailey, Friday, March 15, 2024 10:59 am

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