Creative Happenings 10-23-2017

Events at the Creative Arts Council of Wells County, 211 Water St. in Bluffton. 260-824-5222. www.wellscocreativearts.com creativeartscouncil@gmail.com Twitter: @CACWells Facebook: Creative Arts Council of Wells County. Balentine Gallery hours—Monday...

A Joyful Noise … Dead Reckoning

I try not to advocate for causes in this column - to carry a banner of social justice or equality or fairness. But I can...

Zanesville News: 10-09-2017

By the time you read this Kenny and I and our daughter Robin will be back from vacation. I don’t look forward to reading...

A joyful noise: Here there be monsters

Can everyone agree that Halloween has failed? Every year, Americans attempt to unsettle souls with the monstrous, macabre and maniacal, to inspire nightmares with the...

Baynes named interim minister at Bluffton’s First Church of Christ

David Baynes is serving as the interim minister of the First Church of Christ in Bluffton. In that role, he will lead the congregation...

Gloria’s baby brother Jeriah gets married

How can one put so many feelings into words? My heart filled with joy as I watched my “baby “brother , now 22, join...

Creative Happenings 10-02-2017

Events at the Creative Arts Council of Wells County, 211 Water St. in Bluffton. 260-824-5222. www.wellscocreativearts.com creativeartscouncil@gmail.com Twitter: @CACWells Facebook: Creative Arts Council of Wells County. Balentine Gallery hours—Monday...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: 09-30-2017

TRUSTED BOUNDARIES Anyone who has ever worked with young people has very likely experienced some classic responses to rules or boundaries. From the eye roll, heavy...

A Joyful Noise: Comfortable

In 2006, Faris and his family left Baghdad, Iraq, after receiving death threats because of their Christian faith. In 2010, they built their first home...

Time to Take a Devotional Break 09-16-2017

HOMECOMING This week my school celebrated Homecoming with theme dress-up days, Wednesday evening activities, and even a Friday afternoon pep rally. People of all ages...