Sounding The Alarm
New Living Word Ministries
Volume 6 Issue 7 July 2010
Vision of NLWM FROM THE PASTOR
To win the lost have success on purpose. 3. Organize your life. If you don’t
Success is the achievement organize your life, others will live
To teach the believer how their life through you.
of something desired. When
to live by faith 4. Be patient and persistent.
we delight in the Lord, He gives Success requires time. You must
To teach the believer how us the desires of our heart. hang in there regardless of
to experience the overcom- Success is becoming who you o p p o s i t i o n .
ing victorious life 5. Use time wisely. The currency
were created to be. All of us
were created a success story; of life is time. What you spend
your time on determine what you
Pastor Jerry L. Baldwin however, it is up to us to be-
Mission of NLWM will have in life. Use your time to
come what we were created to move toward success.
“This book of the law shall not
depart out of thy mouth; but thou
be. 6. Choose your friends according
NLWM was established to teach
the uncompromising Word of shalt meditate therein day and To succeed on purpose, I to your destination. Beware of
God and to proclaim the Gospel night, that thou mayest observe to recommend the following bad company; it will hinder you
of Jesus Christ. Our goal is to do according to all that is written things: from moving toward success.
minister by precept and exam- therein: for then thou shalt make
1. Stay in the word of God. Be successful on purpose.
ple, teaching the body of Christ to thy way prosperous, and then thou
walk in victory and to adopt a shalt hav e good s uc ce ss.” We must keep hearing and do- Don’t live by chance, hoping,
lifestyle that is irreproachable. Joshua 1:8(KJV) ing the word of God. When we wishing, with your fingers cross.
stay in the word of God, we
Guarantee yourself success. Suc-
Both success and failure discover ourselves, get vision
are planned events. Nobody for living, simplify life, simplify cess is already yours. Lay hold of
succeeds or fail accidentally. If decisions, protect life, and it.
Inside this issue: you succeed, it’s because of p r e s e r v e l i f e .
what you did. If you fail, it’s 2. Don’t look for shortcuts.
because of what you fail to do. There are no shortcuts to suc-
Usher Ministry 2 I want to encourage you to cess.
Marriage Ministry 3
YOUTH SUMMER PROGRAMS
Congratulations and 3
Farewells By Precious Hubbard and Bryanica The program days and hours Math, reading and writing skills.
Houston-Youth Writers were Monday through Friday
Photos By Shelton Richardson
Baptisms 3 from 1:00p.m. to 5:00p.m. The
The M.O.V.E. and hours the children attended the
Summer Enrichment Programs programs depended on their age
Calendar 4 began on June 7th and ended on range.
July 1st. The programs reached The M.O.V.E .summer pro-
out to youth in Ruston and the gram consisted of basketball, rap
Congratulations 4 surrounding communities. sessions, lunch and a work pro-
The M.O.V.E. program gram. The summer Enrichment
included ages 9-14 and the Program included; recreational
Summer Enrichment program activities, lunch and enrichment
included children between the classes to assist the students in
ages of 5-8. improving and developing
Volume 6 Issue 7 Page 2
half visited two area nursing power source was the Word
home facilities to share Father’s of God. She thanked him for
day with the Residents. The passing on the tools she
fathers were given tea cakes needed to activate her super
and boutonnieres. They liked powers in God. Pastor was
the boutonnieres, but they also shower with gifts from the
Ministry Leader Andre Stringfellow “LOVED” the tea- Usher and Restoration Minis-
By Kimberley Proctor-Staff writer
Photo by Juliet Baldwin and Shelton c a k e s ! tries. All fathers present were
Richardson To cap off the weekend, given boutonnieres and their
the ushers gave leadership to loved ones pinned the bouton-
The NLWM Usher Ministry
the Father’s Day presentation niere on them. This was truly
was busy during the month of
on Sunday, June 20th. Kim a memorable occasion.
June serving the kingdom in the
Proctor asked Pastor Baldwin’s As mentioned the Usher
following activities: traveling to
grandsons, Julien and Jaden to Ministry was busy participating
Baton Rouge with the youth,
come and assist Mrs. Baldwin in many activities during the
visiting area nursing homes and
with pinning a rose bouton- month of June and it would not
celebrating Father’s Day.
niere on Pastor “B”. After- have been possible without
On Saturday, June 19, 2010,
wards, the grandsons gave help from others. So, on behalf
the Usher Ministry traveled to
heartfelt comments about their of the Usher Ministry a special
Dixie Landing Amusement Park
“paw”. In the absence of his thanks to Andre’ Stringfellow
and Blue Bayou Water park in
daughter, Kia Richardson, Kim for his vision and for support-
Baton Rouge. Forty-five of us
read a letter to Pastor from ing our youth. A special thanks
woke up early and started on
Kia. She began by saying that to the volunteer van drivers,
our way. We enjoyed good
when she was growing up, she Jerry Jordan, Andre Stringfel-
fellowship, good food and lots
thought that her father was a low, Jeff Miller, Greg Williams
of fun! Blue Bayou Water Park
superhero. However, she real- and Eva Williams; our spon-
has over 20 water attractions
ized that he was human and sors, Charles Wright, Sharon
and some of us got a chance to
mistakes too. She went on to Jackson, Ron Givens, Lynda
ride on the tallest and fastest Blue Bayou-Pictured above: Pastor Bald-
state that as she grew in the Mims and Johnnie Millage! win chaperoning youth and grandsons;
water racer in the world!
Word she realized that he did Thanks to Ms. Johnnie Warren Pictured (M) Usher Greg Williams with
While half the ushers were wife and granddaughter; Pictured below-
have super powers and his for her leadership on the nurs-
on the road traveling, the other youth enjoying the water
ing home project.
Pictured above: Pastor Baldwin’s grandsons,
Julien and Jaden and Mrs. Baldwin pinning a
rose boutonniere on Pastor “B”. Pictured (b)
Grandson Julien gives heartfelt comments
about his “paw as pastor Baldwin and
brother Jaden listens.
Pictured above Mrs. Baldwin and Pictured above (L): Pastor presented gifts from the Usher and Restoration Minis-
Julien pin Father-to-be Shelton in tries. Pictured above (R) In the absence of his daughter, Kia Richardson, Kim proctor
Kia’s absence. Pictured (M) Restora- reads a letter to Pastor from Kia.
tion Ministry present Mr. Buggs with
Father’s Day gift and below Pastor
Baldwin prays for all the fathers
Volume 6 Issue 7 Page 3
By Dwight and Rixie Thompson was on the brink of a divorce God’s principles) and restored
Photo by Juliet Baldwin
until they discovered God’s the marriage. This gripping
Couples packed the NLWM design for their relationship. In story followed one man’s de-
Cinema on Sunday, June 27th to the movie, at work inside burn- sire to transform his life and
watch the award winning movie ing buildings, Capt. Caleb Holt marriage through the healing
entitled “FIREPROOF”. The (Kirk Cameron) lived by the power of “FAITH” and fully
leading actor/actress in the old firefighter’s adage: “Never embraced the firemen’s code:
movie was Kirk Cameron and Leave Your Partner Behind” “Never Leave Your Partner
Erin Bethea. The moral of this but the most important part- Behind”.
action-packed movie was to nership in his life, his marriage, After watching this movie,
“never leave your partner be- was about to go up in smoke. couples had to reflect back on
hind”. This tear-jerker movie In the movie Caleb Holt’s job the marriage vows they spoke
touched the hearts and im- was to rescue others from to each other and to God –
pacted the couples in a power- burning situations but on the through sickness and health,
ful way. other hand he had to face his good times and bad, rich or
FIREPROOF is an action toughest job ever, rescuing his poor. Following the movie,
packed love story about a fire- w i f e ’ s h e a r t . Pastor Baldwin gave highlights
fighter, his wife, and a marriage The husband took from the movie and the cou- Marriage Ministry Leaders-
worth rescuing. The couple the 40-Day Love Dare (using ples discussed lessons learned Dwight and Rixie Thompson
from the movie.
CONGRATULATIONS AND FAREWELLS
Photos by Juliet Baldwin
Congratulations to Newlyweds Captain Simon and Whitney Flake married on Congratulations and farewell to Quoqueze “Q” Price. “Q”
June 5th at NLWM has accepted a job in Dallas, TX and tearfully said her good-
byes to the church family on June 27th. “Q” faithfully
served on the Newsletter staff.
WELCOME BAPTIZED BELIEVERS
Photos by Juliet Baldwin
Come grow with us!
Prayer - 8:30 a.m.
Sunday School - 9:00 a.m.
Morning Worship - 10a.m
Wednesday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Men’s Ministry 5:30p.m.
Men’s Prayer 6:30 p.m.
Women’s Ministry-6:15 p.m. 1Restoration 5:00p 2 Restoration 3
Jonesboro Ministry- 6:30p 6:00p Walk for Life 9:30a
Women’s Prayer - 5:30 p.m. Eastside Outreach 7p
Bible Study- 7:00 p.m.
College Ministry- 8:00 p.m.
Thursday 4 Leadership 5. 6 7 8 9 10
8:15a Restoration 6:00p Restoration 6:00p Health & Wellness Restoration 5:00p Restoration 6:00p Walk for Life 9:30a
Jonesboro Outreach Ministry - Health & Wellness 8p.m. Jonesboro Ministry- 6:30p Eastside Outreach 7p Baby Shower-Tasha Smith
. 7p.m. 2:00 NLW(Registered at
Eastside Outreach Ministry- 11Leadership- 12 . 13 14 15 16 17
8:15a.m. Restoration- 6:00p Health & Wellness 8p.m. Restoration 5:00p Restoration 6:00p Walk for Life 9:30a
7:00p.m. Restoration 6:00p Jonesboro Ministry-6:30p Eastside Outreach 7p Bridal Breakfast in honor
Health & Wellness 7p.m. of Lawanda Barnes-
Saturday 9:30a.m. (Ryan’s)
Prayer - 9:00 a.m.
Walk for Life - 9:30 a.m. 18Leadership- 19 . 20 . 21. 22 . 23 . 24
Van Ministry 8:15a.m. Restoration 6:00p Restoration- 6:00p Health & Wellness 8p.m. Restoration 5:00p Restoration 6:00p
Health & Wellness 7p Jonesboro Ministry-6:30p Eastside Outreach 7p Walk for Life 9:30a
Pick-up/drop off services Jonesboro Prison 7p
available Wedding- Lawanda Barnes
Contact the church at and Richard Wright
24 hours before pick up 25 Leadership- 26 . 27 . . 28 29 30 31
Visit us on the Web @
8:15a.m. Restoration 6:00p Restoration- 6:00p Health & Wellness 8p.m Detention Center Ministry-
www.nlwm.org Singles & Marriage Health & Wellness 7p noon-Lincoln Parish Deten-
Wedding- Freddie tion Center
New Living Word Buggs and Bernice
Ministries Williams (NLWM)
1900 W. Barnett Springs Rd.
Ruston, LA 71270 .
(318) 255-0270 **REMEMBER TO PRAY FOR OUR PASTOR, LEADERS, THE SICK ,
THE BEREAVED, and those serving in the MILITARY**
Jerry L. Baldwin
Newsletter Staff Contributing
in this issue: Lawanda Barnes and Richard Wright– Wedding date 7/24/2010 (NLWM)
Juliet Baldwin-photographer Freddie Bugss and Bernice Williams -Wedding date 7/25/2010 (NLWM)
Kimberly Proctor-Writer Quoqueze Price– New job. Moving back to Dallas
Kia Richardson-Marketing Minister Bernadine Flake-Attending Seminary (RHEMA in Oklahoma)
Bryanica Houston and Precious
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