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# Rector Date Scripture Location


Nancy Purcell

May 2019

Psalm 51:10 'Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me'

Camp Hanes


Martha Hill

April 2019

Revelation 'who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty'

Camp Harrison


Su Johnson

March 2019

Mark 1:11 'You are my beloved, on you my favor rests'

Camp Dixie


Martha Higgins

Feb. 2019

Psalm 46:10 – 'Be still and know I am God.'

Camp Hanes


John Matlack

Nov. 2018

John 1:5 'The Light shines in the darkness, and the darkness can never extinguish It.'

Camp Dixie


Chris Bagwell

Oct. 2018

John 13:34 'Love One Another'

Camp Hanes


Doug Groce

Sept. 2018

John 1:12 'But to all who received him, who believed in his name, he gave power to become children of God.'

Camp Harrison


Wayne Boger

May 2018

Micah 6:8 What does God require of you. To act justly, love Mercy and to walk Humbly with your God”.

Camp Hanes


Barry Long

April 2018

Isaiah 40:31 Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength they will soar like eagles.

Camp Harrison


Mira Kenney

March 2018

Proverbs 3:6 (NLT) Seek God’s will in all you do, and He will show you the path to take.

Camp Dixie


Ed Cooke

Feb. 2018

John 16:33. “In this world you will have trouble. But Take Heart! I have overcome the world.”

Camp Hanes


Alyson Nance

Nov. 2017

Isaiah 43:5, “Do not be afraid for I am with you.”

Camp Dixie


Scott Greene

Oct. 2017

Isaiah 41:10, Fear not for I am with you, be not dismayed for I am your God. I will strengthen you, I will hold you

Camp Hanes


Kristy Cloninger

Sept. 2017

Proverbs 3: 5-6 “Trust in the Lord with all of your heart and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight.”

Camp Harrison


Victoria Horner

May 2017

Corinthians 13:13 'And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these….is Love.'

Camp Hanes


Gary Oakley

March 2017

Colossians 1: 16, 'All things have been created through Him and for Him.'

Camp Harrison


Jennifer Matlack

March 2017

Psalm 62:5 - Let all that I am wait quietly before God, for my hope is in Him

Camp Dixie


Dan Hamilton

Nov. 2016

John 3:30: He must increase but I must decrease.

Camp Dixie


Teresa McGraw

Oct 2016

Matthew 28:20 “I am with you always”.

Camp Hanes


Doug Kerns

Sept 2016

Mark 1 - "Come follow me ... and I will make you fishers of men."

Camp Harrison


Rick Purcell

May 2016

Matthew 6:33 “Seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness”

Camp Hanes


David Cloninger

March 2016

Matthew 7:25 'Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on a rock'

Camp Harrison


Becky Lee

March 2016

2 Corinthians 2:15: “We are to be the sweet fragrance of Christ to God.”

Camp Dixie


Alicia Page

Nov. 2015

“He must become greater; I must become less.” John 3:30.

Camp Dixie


Karen Collins

Oct. 2015

“You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.” Matthew 5:14-16.

Camp Hanes


Mignon Balas

Sept 2015

“Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, make your requests be known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4: 6-7.

Camp Harrison


Tom Cooper

May 2015

"Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding ...

Camp Hanes


Debbie Matherly

April 2015

“I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me” - Phil 4:13

Camp Harrison


Lew Nance

Mar. 2015

“Grace and peace be yours in abundance” 1 Peter 1:2

Camp Dixie


Wayne Robertson

Feb. 2015

"Come to me, all that You are weary and are carrying heavy burdens and I will give you rest.” Matthew 11:28

Camp Hanes


Pam Monroe

Nov. 2014

"Be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10

Camp Dixie


Jeane Batten

Oct. 2014

“nor anything else in all Creation can separate us from the Love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.” Romans 8:39

Camp Hanes


Rocky Hoffner

Sept. 2014

“We Love Because He First Loved Us” I John 4:19

Camp Harrison


Hugh Black

May 2014

“For We Walk by Faith not by Sight.” II Corinthians 5:7

Camp Hanes


Jody Kerns

April 2014

"The Lord is my strength and my song; he has become my salvation. He is my God, and I will praise Him." Exodus 15:2

Camp Harrison


Carlton Mansfield

March 2014

"And from his fullness we have all received, grace upon grace." John 1:16 NRSV

Camp Dixie

124 Micki Fischer Feb. 2014 “Peace I leave you, My Peace I give you. ... and do not be afraid” - John 14:27
Camp Hanes
123 Debbie Brown Nov. 2013 "I will never leave you nor forsake you”. - Joshua 1:5
Camp Dixie
122 Mike Maynard Oct. 2013 And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus.”. - Phillipians 4:7
Camp Hanes
121 Todd Gaddy Sept. 2013 "For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do”. - Ephesians 2:10
Camp Harrison
120 Susan Miller May 2013 "Be still, and know that I am God.” - Psalm 46:10
Camp Hanes
119 Melissa Sealey Apr. 2013 Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” - John 8:12
Camp Harrison
118 Roger Worthington Mar. 2013 "Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again, Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all." Philippians 4:4-5.
Camp Dixie
117 Steve Wall Feb.2013 "Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another." - John 13:34
Camp Hanes
116 Tim Page Nov. 2012 “Therefore, whoever takes the lowly position of this child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven” Mathew 18:4
Camp Dixie
115 Doug Brinkley Oct. 2012 “I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength.” Philippians 4:13
Camp Hanes
114 Hal Hester Sept. 2012 “For every house is built by someone, but the Builder of all things is God.” Hebrews 4:3
Camp Harrison
113 Ann Hooker May 2012 “Who do you say I AM? You are the Christ ... Our answer is the key.” Matthew 16:15
Camp Hanes
112 Scott Carr Apr. 2012 “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies.” John 11:15
Camp Harrison
111 Jo Nance Mar. 2012 “Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path.” Ps. 119:105
Camp Dixie
110 Mari Jo Dryden Feb.2012 “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.” John 14:6
Camp Hanes
109 Woody Beck Nov. 2011 “Rejoice with me, I have found one of my lost sheep.” Luke 15:6
Camp Dixie
108 David Farmer Oct. 2011 “Let all that you do be done in love ” I Corinthians 16:14
Camp Hanes
107 Judy Jones Turnage Sept. 2011 “…and what does the Lord require, but to do justice, love kindness and walk humbly with your God” Micah 6:8
Camp Harrison
106 Rose Gaiser May 2011 “…just as you did it to one of the least of these who are members of my family, you did it for me.” Matthew 25:40
Camp Hanes
105 Carl Scheide Apr. 2011 No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has conceived what God has prepared for those who love Him” 1 Corinthians 2:9
Camp Harrison
104 Kim Lloyd-Houston Mar. 2011 “But that they wait upon the Lord - Shall renew their strength: They should mount up with wings as EAGLES” - Isaiah 40:316
Camp Dixie
103 Russ McNeal Feb.2011 “Let Your Light Shine ...” - Matthew 5:14-16
Camp Hanes
102 Neill Legg Nov. 2010 “Arise, shine for your light has come.” - Isaiah 60:1
Camp Dixie
101 Pat Turner Oct. 2010 “Come and See .” - John 1:39
Camp Hanes
100 Gail Gaddy Sept. 2010 “How great is the love the Father has lavished on us that we are called children of God.” - John 3:1
Camp Harrison
99 Jace Ralls May 2010 “Love God, Love Thy Neighbor.” - Matthew 22:37-39
Camp Hanes
98 Jim Morgan Apr. 2010 “I have come that you may have life and have it in abundance.” - John 10:10
Camp Harrison
97 Walt Neal Mar. 2010 “For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.” II Timothy 1:7 KJV
Camp Dixie
96 Wilson Davis Feb.2010 “The Lord is my Shepherd ” Psalm 23
Camp Hanes
95 Lauren Blashford Nov. 2009 “My Grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness” 2 Corinthians 12:9
Camp Dixie
94 Larry Hooker Oct. 2009 “Now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but, the greatest of these is love.” 1 Corinthians 13:13
Camp Hanes
93 Cindi Hoffner Sept. 2009 "I am the vine, you are the branches. Those who abide in me and I in them bear fruit because apart from me you can do nothing" John 15:5
Camp Harrison
92 Susan Bays May 2009 "I have given them the glory that you gave me, that they may be one as we are one. " John 17:22
Camp Hanes
91 Jody Briner Mar. 2009 "My commandment is this ... Love one another as I have loved you. " John 15:12
Camp Harrison
90 Rob Price Mar. 2009 "... Faithfully administering God's grace in it's various forms." I Peter 4:10
Camp Dixie
89 Jim Booe Feb.2009 "By grace you have been saved ... It is the gift of God" Ephesians 2:8
Camp Hanes
88 Marcia Plyler Nov. 2008 "The Lord is my strength and my shield; My heart trusts in Him and I am helped. My heart leaps for joy and I will give thanks to Him in Song " (Psalm 28:7).
Camp Dixie
87 Martha Albertson Oct. 2008 "The Lord delights in those ... who put their hope in His unfailing love " (Psalm 147:111b).
Camp Hanes
86 Laurie Gulley Sept. 2008 "I will never leave you or forsake you." (Hebrews 13:5).
Camp Harrison
85 Wilson Davis May 2008 "I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never
walk in darkness but will have the light of life"
(John 8:12).
Camp Hanes
84 David Matherly Apr. 2008 "You will seek me and find me when you seek me with your heart" Jeremiah 29:13
Camp Harrison
83 Robert Cureton Mar. 2008 "Be Still and Know I am God." Psalm 46:10
Camp Dixie
82 Melinda Thomas Feb.2008 "Trust in the Lord with all your Heart." Proverbs 3:1-6
Camp Hanes
81 Tim Young Nov. 2007 "The Lord your God will be with you wherever you go." Joshua 1:9 Camp Dixie
80 Mary Hamlin
Oct. 2007 "If we love one another, God lives in us and his love is made complete in us." 1 John 4:12 Camp Hanes
79 Marcia Reighley
Sept. 2007 "Who do you say I am?" Mark 8:27 Camp Harrison
78 Mike Pendleton
May 2007 "This is the day that the Lord has made; Let us rejoice and be glad in it." Psalm 118:24 Camp Hanes
77 Clark Davenport
Apr. 2007 "Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you." Matthew 7:7 Camp Harrison
76 Nikki Sessoms Mar. 2007 "We Love, Because God First Loved Us " 1 John 4:19 Camp Dixie
75 Tom Curling Feb.2007 "What does the Lord require of you... " Micah 6:8 Camp Hanes
74 Shields Harper Nov. 2006 "Sing to the Lord a new song ... " Isaiah 42:10 Camp Dixie
73 Beth Rippey Oct. 2006 "Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old is gone, the new has come!" 2 Cor. 5:17 Camp Hanes
72 Terry Gilmore Sept. 2006 "Love the Lord your God" Mark 12:30 Camp Harrison
71 Bill Wardlaw May 2006 "Follow me" Luke 5:27-28; Matt 4:18-20, 16:24-25 Camp Hanes
70 Chip Todd Apr. 2006 "I am the way, the truth and the life."  John 14:6 Camp Harrison
69 Nancy Adams Mar. 2006 "Lo, I am with you always, Till the very end of the age." Matthew 28:20 Camp Dixie
68 Lori Johnson Feb.2006 '"Trust in the Lord with all your heart ... and He will direct your paths."  Proverbs 3:5-6 Camp Hanes
67 Sheri Cureton Nov. 2005

"Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation."  2 Corinthians 5:17

Camp Dixie
66 Tom Hamlin Oct. 2005 "Do you love me? . . . feed my sheep."  John 21:17 Camp Hanes
65 Mary Jane Morgan Sept. 2005 "For I know the plans that I have for you . . ."  
Jeremiah 29:11
Camp Harrison
64 Mandy Burns May 2005 . . .and the Word became flesh and dwelt among us.  John 1:14 Camp Hanes
MPP1 Jim Mason Apr. 2005  …Love one another … for God is love.  1 John 4:7-8 Camp Henry, MI
63 Jim Nance Mar. 2005 Come taste and see that the Lord is good  Psalm 34:8 Camp Dixie
62 Hal McElroy Feb.2005 Call and I will answer.      Jeremiah 33:3 Camp Hanes
61 Steve Taylor
Guest Update
Nov. 2004 As you did it to one of the least of these, you did it to me.  Matthew 25:40 Camp Dixie
60 Dick Swanson Oct. 2004 Surely the Lord is in this place . . . Genesis 28:16 Camp Hanes
59 Caroline Martin Sept. 2004 . . .I have called you by name, you are mine.  Isaiah 43:1 Camp Dogwood
58 Jennie Maness May 2004 Rekindle the gift of God that is within you. 2 Timothy 1:6 Camp Hanes
57 Lauren Harper Mar. 2004 The joy of the Lord is your strength!  Nehemiah 8:10 Camp Dixie
56 Russ Reighley Feb.2004 This is the way . . . walk in it.  Isaiah 30:21c Camp Hanes
55 Shirley Lee Nov. 2003

Love your neighbor as yourself.  Romans 13:9

Camp Dixie
54 Alesia Pendleton Oct. 2003 Love the Lord your God with all your heart and all your soul and all you mind.  Matthew 22:37 Camp Hanes
53 Bill Gilmore May 2003 Come to me and you will have life.  Isaiah 55 Camp Hanes
52 Charles Monroe Mar. 2003 I am the vine and you are the branches.  He who abides in me and I in him will go forth and bear much fruit.  John 15:5 Camp Dixie
51 Sandra Pate Feb.2003 Come to me ... and I will give you rest.  Matthew 11:28. Camp Hanes
50 Marcia Percival Nov. 2002 Let your Light so shine before others.  Mathew 5:16 Camp Dixie
49 Lenwood Collins Oct. 2002 We are the clay, you are the potter.  Isaiah 64:8 Camp Hanes
48 Cathy Cochran May 2002 Lo, I am with you always, to the very end of the age.  Matthew 28:20 Camp Hanes


Brad Brown

March 2002

Come follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.  Matthew 4:19

Camp Dixie


Lew Thomas

Feb. 2002

I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength.  Philippians 4:13

Camp Hanes


Mary Beck

Nov. 2001

Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your minds, so that you may discern what is the will of God - what is good and perfect.  Romans 12:2

Camp Dixie


Linda Mason


My strength is in God, the God who loves me.  Psalm 59:17

Camp Hanes


Steve Yova

May 2001

The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.  Psalm 23

Camp Hanes


Joe Burke

March 2001

Do justice, love kindness, and walk humbly with your God.  Micah 6:8

Camp Dixie


Sally Royster

Feb. 2001

Fear not ... You are mine.  Isaiah 43:1

Camp Hanes


Eva Ruth

Nov. 2000

Be joyful, pray hard, and give thanks in all things for this is God's will for your life.  I Thessalonians 5:16-18

Camp Dixie


Mack Dagenhart


To God Be The Glory. I Peter 4:10-11  

Camp Hanes


Linda Cummins

August 2000

For it is by grace you have been saved, through is the gift of God.  Ephesians 2:8

Camp Hanes


Robin Britt, Sr.

April 2000

Here I am, Lord.  Isaiah 6:8

Camp Dixie


Jim Mason

Feb. 2000

The light shines in the darkness.  John 1:5

Camp Hanes


Becky Thompson

Nov. 1999

I have called you by name.  Isaiah 43:1

Camp Dixie


Becky Groom


Bearing with one another in love.  Ephesians 4:2

Camp Hanes


Rick Betton

May 1999

Come as a child

Camp Hanes


Chip Plyler

March 1999

My peace I give to you.  John 14:27

Camp Dixie


Pat Pate

Feb. 1999

Come follow me.  Mark 10:21

Camp Hanes


Betty Ellsworth

Nov. 1998

So we, who are many, are one body in Christ.  Romans 12:5

Camp Dixie


Linda Davenport


The Lord will satisfy thy a well-watered garden.  Isaiah 58:11

Camp Dogwood


Robin Ludlow

May 1998

Restore...and Grant me a willing spirit.  Psalm 51:12

Camp Hanes


Peggy Grantonic

March 1998

I am the light of the world.  John 8:12

Camp Dixie


Randy Welfare

Feb. 1998

Rejoice in the Lord always, again I will say it, rejoice.  Philippians 4:4

Camp Hanes


David Ruth

Nov. 1997

I have named you friends.  John 15:15

Camp New Hope


Kelly Stewart


What does the Lord require of you?  to do justice and love kindness and walk humbly with your God.  Micah 6:8

Camp Hanes


Karlan Barker

May 1997

Put on love.  Colossians 3:12-17

Camp Hanes


Lynn Miller

March 1997

Above all, clothe yourselves with love which binds everything together in perfect harmony.  Colossians 3:14

Camp Dixie


Bill Tilley

Feb. 1997

You did not choose me, but I chose you...go and bear fruit that will last.

Camp Dogwood


Annette Burke

Nov. 1996

Beloved, let us love one another, for love is of God.  1 John 4:7

Camp Dixie

19 Don Royster Oct. 1996 I am with you always, even til the end of the age.  Matthew 28:20 Camp Hanes
18 Susan Gupton May 1996 I have told you these things so that you might have peace.  In this world you will have trouble.  But take heart!  I have overcome the world.  John 16:33 Camp Hanes
17 Brownie McLeod Mar. 1996 Do you love me?...Feed my sheep.  John 21:15-19 Camp Dixie
16 Nancy Southard Feb.1996 Surely it is god who saves me, I will trust in Him and not be afraid.  Isaiah 12:2 Camp Hanes
15 Sam Bays Oct. 1995 ...So we, who are many, are one body in Christ, and individually we are members of one another.  Romans 12:5 Camp Hanes
14 Helen Phillips May 1995 Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life...But seek ye first his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Camp Hanes
13 Brenda Madden Feb.1995 I am the vine, you are the branches.  John 15:5 Camp Hanes
12 Tim Gupton Oct. 1994 Peace be with you.  Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you.  John 14:27 Camp New Hope
11 Joy Bechtold May 1994 Be filled with the Spirit.  Ephesians 5:18-20 Camp Hanes
10 Woody Cummins Feb.1994 When the Lord saw that he had gone over to look, God called him from within the bush...Moses, Moses! and Moses said, Here I am Lord.  Exodus 3:4 Camp Hanes
9 Michie Dew Oct. 1993 When two or more are gathered in my name, there I am in the midst of them.  Matthew 18:20 Camp New Hope
8 Frank Stewart May 1993 I will bless you...You will be a blessing...and all the nations of the world will be blessed.  Genesis 12:2-3 Camp Hanes
7 Angie Edwards Feb.1993 But they who wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength, they shall mount up on wings as eagles, they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint.  Isaiah 40:31 Camp Hanes
6 Denverd Hodges Sept. 1992 Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.  For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.  Matthew 11:29-30 Camp Hanes
5 Linda Thurston Mar. 1992 Let us draw near to God with a sincere heart in full assurance of faith.  Hebrews 10:22-25 Camp Hanes
4 Al Madden Nov. 1991 Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.  Matthew 5:16 Camp Hanes
3 Ann Whaley Apr. 1991 Serve with love.  John 15:13-15 Camp Hanes
2 Lou East Nov. 1990 He will gather his flock like a shepherd, and gather the lambs in his arms.  Isaiah 40:11 Camp Hanes
Fran Young March 1990 Come follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.  Matthew 4:19 GSO YMCA

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