A Palm City man has been arrested for the
34th time. Scott Sutto, with ABC ACTION NEWS, reports:
On Sunday, Martin County
deputies said they caught Sammy Luciano, 39, driving a vehicle that had been
reported stolen in Okeechobee County.
Just after 4 a.m.,
deputies spotted the vehicle with Luciano driving recklessly at speeds of more than 110
... Luciano has an
extensive criminal history for crimes such as burglary, possession of a firearm by a
convicted felon, robbery, fleeing and eluding, battery on a law enforcement officer,
violation of probation, possession of drugs, driving with a suspended license,
reckless driving, and causing serious injury or death by failing to stop. This time, he was
charged with felony drunk driving, grand theft of a motor vehicle, and resisting
What do you do with a man who has posed for
his mug shot 34 times and counting? Is it time for the system to give up on Mr.
Luciano, to consider him a lost cause, to lock him up and throw away the key?
Before you register your “Amen”, consider how
many times you have broken God’s laws. Are you a repeat offender? Has God ever
given up on you?
Matthew 18:21-22 Then Peter came to him and
asked, "Lord, how often should I forgive someone who sins against me? Seven
times?” "No, not seven
times," Jesus replied, "but seventy times seven.”
** Next Easter Sunday, April 1st, we will have our morning
classes and morning worship only. We will not have Potluck or evening services next Sunday.
** Ladies are invited to the
Women’s Conference at the First Baptist Church on April 6th and 7th to hear Amy Riley Hossler. Pre-register at the FBC church office or call
995-3591. The cost is $15.00. Details are on the activity table.
** Everyone is invited to hear
about what Eastern European Mission is doing in Muslim refugee communities and public school systems in Eastern Europe. The event is
Tuesday April 24th,
7 pm at Amarillo Botanical Gardens. Sign up at eem.org/events or call 800-486-1818. The deadline to
register is April 17th.
** The area-wide 5th Sunday singing is April 29th, 5 pm at Comanche Trail
Church of Christ in Amarillo.
** Our Senior Banquet is
scheduled for Sunday, May 6th after our morning worship service. We will be congratulating Tyler Johnson on his graduation. More details will be
** Save the date May 20th for our annual picnic to Caprock Canyon. We will have
more details as the time approaches.
**We extend our sympathy to the family of Shirley
Armontrout. She passed away last Monday and her funeral service was here last Thursday morning.
** Please continue to remember
Mike Allison’s brother Phillip and his wife Lena in your prayers. Phillip is
undergoing chemotherapy and Lena had a kidney transplant Sunday. She
is now home and doing well. They live in Gainesville.
Also keep these people in your
hearts and prayers:
service men and women, AIM Mission Teams, Susan Elliott, Darla Young, Jerry Young, Brent
Joy, Linda Hodges, Dwight McCrary, Penny Sturgess, Gaye Young, Angela
Thompson, Joe Ruiz, Wynelle Waldo, Jay Weddel, David George,
Jimmie Scott, Paul Montandon, Cierra Perkins, Darlene Riley, Mary
Ann Garcia, Mark Moudy, Our
College Students, Cabe Lamb, Conner Brice, Noe Jackson, Lanelle Dovel, Mickey White, Charles McKone, Joe Mondragon, Phillip Allison.
Allison Toby Brown
Larry Stewart Daryl Tucker
Richard Combest Ross
Bobby Moudy Danny Tucker
Johnson Delphine Ruiz
Because the Lord is my
Shepherd, I have everything
I need! He lets me rest in
meadow grass and leads me
beside the quiet streams.
Sunday:Bible Class...9:30 a.m.
Worship...10:30 a.m. & 6:00 p.m.
Bible Class 9:30 A.M. Bible Study...7:00 p.m.
1st and 3rd Sundays of the month...potluck followed by
early evening services.