Thursday, September 20, 2018

Presbyterians and Knights of Columbus members join in Great Day of Sharing

By BARBARA BARBIERI On Sunday morning  members of the First Presbyterian Church of Bluffton were joined by members of the St. Joseph Catholic Church in...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: REMEMBERING & FORGETTING

REMEMBERING & FORGETTING I’ve noticed something as time goes by: my “rememberer” seems to get weaker while my “forgetter” gains strength! Occasionally one of the children...

A Joyful Noise … REST AHEAD

REST AHEAD Rusty the cat inspires again. In November 2016, within weeks of her birth, Rusty climbed her first curtain. Still a novice, she wisely established base...

Zanesville UMC begins new studies Sept. 9

Zanesville United Methodist Church is beginning four new Bible and book studies beginning Sunday, Sept. 9. They run through Sunday, Oct. 14. Signing up...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: FAMOUS LAST WORDS

FAMOUS LAST WORDS The expression “famous last words” is usually spoken in jest right before someone says that they will never do this thing or...

Portland’s Arts Place starts handbell choir in September

Arts Place in Portland will offer a handbell choir experience this fall through its MusicWorks program. The group will meet on Tuesdays from Sept....

Zanesville church to celebrate 150th anniversary

The Zanesville Community Church of God will celebrate its 150th anniversary Sunday, Sept. 9, and the community is ...

Presbyterians to host special prayer meeting

A special prayer meeting, led by two women who advocate for children, will be hosted by the First Presbyterian Church of Bluffton at 10:30...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: SIGNS OF THE TIMES

SIGNS OF THE TIMES Summer is drawing to a close. Little by little, hour by hour, small changes are taking place to indicate the end...

Wood to serve as Park Church pastor

Park United Brethren in Christ has a new pastor. Dennis R. Wood will serve as the full-time pastor of the church. His first Sunday leading...