Cope with Holiday/Political Stress

(Part two of two parts) Whether you participated or not, Halloween is behind us now, and the presidential election is coming up next week. Then...

PASSING OFF THE BALL

Although I know little to nothing about sports of any kind, I recently heard a well-known preacher from Texas compare the power (or powerlessness)...

A walk to remember

In April, Betty Oakes of Ossian participated in an experience that enriched her life ...

Hospital connects with churches to improve community’s health

By RORYE HATCHER (Greenfield) Daily Reporter Hancock Regional Hospital officials are seeking church members to serve as a link between the hospital and local faith communities. Russel Jarvis, the...

Raccoons, Possums, Cats and Bifocals

My country life seems to revolve around dogs, cats, deer, possum, and raccoons. The possum approach the house from the south while the raccoon...

Wise Choice

For perhaps the first time in His mortal life, Jesus could have said, “I don’t know.” The disciples had just asked when He would come...

Potato bar, Christian comedy show set April 23

A potato bar and the Christian comedy show “Wives! We are Now Disciples!” will be presented Saturday, April 23, at the Ossian United Methodist...

Two earn prizes at New Life Christian

New Life Christian recently held a World’s Finest Chocolate Candy Sale. Two children sold 10 cases each (600 candy bars). For their efforts they...

Loosening our grasp

One of my favorite Old Testament stories is that of Leah, unloved sister-wife to Jacob. Jacob had worked for his Uncle Laban for seven years...

Norwell High School ICE Student Spotlight; Brooklynn Thompson

Senior Brooklynn Thompson has been selected to receive the weekly Norwell High School ICE Student Spotlight award. Brook is employed at Precise Manufacturing of...