Fred O. Pitts
Fred O. Pitts became the Pastor of Ancient City Baptist Church in July 2017. Although life in the 21st century is complex, he believes the purpose of life can be summed up more simply in the answers Jesus gave when asked the greatest of the commandments: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ The second is this: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’” Pastor Fred says, “The primary call in my life is seeking first the kingdom of God through pastoring and teaching. My passion is teaching God’s word in a manner that is both understandable and relevant. Primary emphases in my ministry are compassion and encouragement.”
What is your sense of what God thinks about you? If he had a message just for you today, an evaluation of your life at the moment, what do you think he would say? What are some words that come to mind when you think about how God may think about you? Disappointment? Anger? Indifference? Other?
With our personal failures and each person being just one of 8 billion people in the world, many today say, “It’s hard to believe that God really cares about me as an individual.” Let’s consider…