Love can actually change our world

Love can actually change our world

I saw an old woman frantically waving at traffic. Stopping, I discovered that she and her husband had been busily picking up litter along the highway ...

February 12th, 2016 |  


Contrariness hardly leads to a better life

Contrariness hardly leads to a better life

When my son was younger he decided he was leaving home. “I’m done with you! I’m moving out!” he shouted. I remembered somethin...

February 5th, 2016 |  


Alleged phony priest arrested for pope-trip swindle

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who allegedly posed as a priest and officiated at Masses, funerals, confessions, and at least one marriage was arrested...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Cannon leaving county for pastor position

Cannon leaving county for pastor position

ELIZABETHTOWN — One of Bladen County’s most compassionate and God-fearing men will soon be leaving for a new challenge.Bruce Cannon, missi...

February 4th, 2016 |  


CHURCH CALENDAR

Feb. 13— A Valentine Gala ‘CANCER’ benefit for Relay for Life will be held at Living Springs Church, located at 909 S. Poplar St. in...

February 4th, 2016 |  


Judge tells nuns to rework lawsuit over strip club neighbor

CHICAGO (AP) — A convent in suburban Chicago plans to move forward with an effort to close a neighboring strip club even after a legal setback.C...

January 29th, 2016 |  


Avoid chasing that monstrous mirage

Avoid chasing that monstrous mirage

You are driving along on a bright sunny day and what looks like water appears in the road ahead of you. As you move closer, it disappears, only to rea...

January 29th, 2016 |  


CHURCH CALENDAR

Jan. 30— There will be a musical program for George Fishburn at Pleasant Union Church in East Arcadia at 5 p.m. The public is invited. For infor...

January 28th, 2016 updated: January 28th, 2016. |  


News flash: Not everyone is like you

News flash: Not everyone is like you

Over the years I have received my fair share of corrective emails from those who read my syndicated column. I write about faith and you know what they...

January 22nd, 2016 updated: January 22nd, 2016. |  


CHURCH CALENDAR

Jan. 23— The Baldwin Branch Missionary Baptist Church clothes closet will be open from 8 to 11 a.m. The food pantry, “From His Table to Yo...

January 21st, 2016 |