When Jesus sat down on the Mountain and gathered his disciples and others around Him, He began explaining how the they could become the kind of people that God would bless. He carefully developed His theme - in what is recorded for us as Matthew 5 - until he reached a climax in verse 46 with the words we looked at last week, “Be perfect.”
The Atlanta Braves pulled off a blockbuster trade on Thursday, as the team completed a deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks that brought outfielder Justin Upton and third baseman Chris Johnson to Atlanta and sent utility man Martin Prado, pitchers Randall Delgado and Zeke Spruill, shortstop Nick Ahmed and first baseman Brandon Drury.
The deal sets the Braves up with arguably the best outfield in the majors, as the team will have Justin Upton, his brother B.J., and Jason Heyward all in the same outfield, putting together a trio that last year combined for 72 homeruns with 227 RBIs and a batting average of .265.
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The Pickens High School Diamond Club in conjunction with Pickens County Parks and Recreation is set to host an All Pro Baseball Clinic on Sunday, February 10th at the Pickens County Recreation fields for baseball players from 3rd grade to 8th grade.
Registration for the clinic will begin at 2:00 p.m. on February 10th with the clinic beginning at approximately 2:30 p.m. The cost of the clinic will be $35 to benefit the PHS Diamond Club.
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