THE LEGEND OF
"JOHNNY THE BAPTIST" CAMPBELL
a poem of the legend of "Johnny the Baptist" Campbell,
Not everybody has heard about him, but the devil knows him
the Baptist" knows who he works for, it's Jesus Christ our
He fights the Devil daily with the KJV Bible, that's a two
first time you see him, you might be stunned or surprised,
You might ask yourself, is he going to fight the devil, a man
of his size?
stands tall behind the pulpit as he sweat, spits, and turns
red at sin,
That will let you know you got "Johnny the Baptist" and not
the Reverend Benny Hinn!
gets behind the pulpit, you never know for sure what he will
All I can say is, this is going to be a bumpy ride, better
hand on to your pew!
illustrations or items he will use, nobody knows,
It might be a hammer and nail, a broom, or a whiskey bottle
with a rose.
compassion for the lost and gives the message on how to be
Eternal life in Heaven is a whole lot better then a dark dirty
us backslide Christians who are not doing right,
Quit whining and complaining, and get back in the fight!
has traveled a lot of miles, weeks on end, and also day and
Why he keeps going, is to fight that "Old Devil", "Ain't That
not many men like Johnny, that preach the truth today,
It is not on how he brings the message, it still what he has
Johnny will take this poem as a jester in fun,
It's a kind of "ATTA BOY" for what he has done.
this man has sacrificed in his life is more then we could
That's why he is a legend "Johnny the Baptist Campbell".
Poem By: Bro. Jerry Sayres