Time to Take a Devotional Break

GOD’S KINGDOM FIRST Many of us recently observed New Year’s traditions: parties with friends,...

A Joyful Noise … Casper the Conqueror

CASPER THE CONQUEROR  In early 1939, Germany had not yet ignited the war —...

For most churches, Sunday services will go on as usual

By DAVE SCHULTZ Some churches are canceling some auxiliary activities, and some are offering an online option, but no...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: Lessons From Dog About God

LESSONS FROM DOG ABOUT GOD I’ve been a “dog person” for all my life,...

A Joyful Noise: 08-08-2020

WHO DONE IT? (Part 1) Detective Johnson learned long ago to...

Community Good Friday service set for 7 p.m.

A community Good Friday service will be offered at 7 p.m. Friday, April 15, at the Life Community Church, 428 S. Oak...

Conservative leadership program slated for Jan. 11 at Hope church

Zach Lautenschlauger, the vice president of the National Association of Gun Rights, will present an all-day class on conservative leadership Saturday, Jan....

A Joyful Noise … Songs of the Season

SONGS OF THE SEASON Joseph Mohr wrote “Silent Night” in 1816 to remind his...

A Joyful Noise … Essential?

ESSENTIAL? I’ve searched through online databases, concordances, commentaries and even chat rooms, and yet,...

A Joyful Noise … The Wedding

THE WEDDING Editor’s note: This column was originally written in April of 2020 but...