A Joyful Noise … HEAVEN AWAITS … RIGHT NOW

Meadow Tucker has invested about 15,120  hours — the equivalent of almost 21 straight months — for a piece of paper.Her school, however, calls...

Bluffton First UMC to honor first responders

The Men’s Group at the Bluffton First United Methodist Church will honor first responders who serve the city during a 9:30 a.m. appreciation service...

Blessing of the Bikes set May 21 in Ossian

Blessing of the Bikes will be held Sunday, May 21 at 9:45 a.m. at Melching Park in Ossian. It will be held rain or...

First Presbyterian plans Sunday evening events

A Sunday evening worship in the pavilion will be held June 4 through July 2 at the First Presbyterian Church. Food and fellowship is...

Hold on to your hat, it’s the year-end softball game!

Editor’s Note: Gloria is on vacation this week, her mother, Dorcas Raber, is filling in. Batter up! The last day of school had finally come. In...

Time to take a Devotional Break: The Silent Sentinel

On my way to work each morning, I pass a solitary grain bin standing in the middle of a plowed field. Unattached to other...

A Joyful Noise …GOD-INCIDENCE

Once Jesus started assembling a puzzle.His sovereign hands shuffled through a mound of scattered pieces until He plucked out the first one: A fluffy,...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: God’s Standardized Test

GOD’S STANDARDIZED TESTThis month students across Indiana have been participating in the annual state-required assessment known as the ISTEP+. Preparations for these tests begin early...

A Joyful Noise … MORALLY WRONG

Around 420 AD, John Cassian introduced to European theology the now-infamous “seven deadly sins.”But about one week and 2017 years ago, Satan was fighting...

Christian Cavaliers concert is April 23 at Liberty Center UM

The Gospel music group The Christian Cavaliers will be in concert at Liberty Center United Methodist Church Sunday, April 23, during the 9:30 a.m....