Dan Harrison

About Dan Harrison

Dan joined the staff of Eastern Hills Baptist Church in March of 2009 following his time with The First Baptist Church of Paris, Texas. He is a native Floridian and enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, hiking, and gardening. His passion is church work and his favorite verse from scripture is Jeremiah 29:10-12, "For I know the plans I have for you," declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.

A Note From Dan

For the past three weeks we have had rainy Sundays, but the spirit in our worship and Bible Study has been anything but rainy. God has really rained down His spirit on us as we have worshiped together. Sunday we were reminded of a familiar passage in Mark chapter 2 of the men who took the paralyzed man to Jesus. Because of the crowd they could not even get close to Jesus so they lowered him through the roof. They went to great extremes to get him to Jesus. We were reminded by this passage the we … [Read more...]

A Note From Dan

We were challenged this past Sunday to “Be a Barnabas” and to follow the example of Barnabas and be an encourager. I hope that you have found opportunities in your life this week to practice this principle and be an encouragement to others. We look forward to this Sunday and to be anticipating the message that Dr. Huff will bring. We are grateful that God has led him to Eastern Hills during this interim time. Dr. Huff also challenged us to finish the commitment that we as a church made for … [Read more...]

A Note From Dan

Christmas is my favorite time of the year.  It is also the busiest time of the year. From Christmas shopping to Christmas parties many times we are exhausted by the time Christmas day gets here. I hope that this year you will slow down and take time to enjoy the season and Celebrate Christmas. There are many opportunities around church to help you get into the Christmas Spirit and celebrate the true meaning of Christmas in the coming of the Christ Child. On Sunday afternoon at 3:00 PM will … [Read more...]

A Note From Dan

This past week we welcomed Scooter Kellum as our Interim Youth Minister.  Scooter is a State Missionary for the Alabama State Board of Missions and serves as the youth ministry strategist. Scooter and his wife, Chelsea, have three children; Trip, Will and Abby. They are members of Taylor Road Baptist Church. We are excited that they are with us and as you saw this past Sunday in our worship service, there is excitement in our youth ministry about his coming. Join me in welcoming Scooter and … [Read more...]

A Note From Dan

Change is not easy and is sometimes even considered a “dirty” word. We at Eastern Hills have had our share of change over the past month. Although change causes us to be uncomfortable, it also stretches us and causes us to be more dependent on the Lord to take care of us. It is no different when it comes to our church. We know that God has His hand on Eastern Hills and He has great things in store for us. Thank you for your … [Read more...]