A sweet and sour visit to the swimming hole

“What are we going to do tonight?” I asked my husband, Daniel. “I don’t know, do you have anything that you would like to do?”...

Time to take a devotional break: The Power of the Word

Every human being has been affected by the power of the word, spoken or written. It begins early in life.Parents are typically thrilled when...

Christmas food program gets Youth as Resources grant

Chelsea Dove, member of the First Church of Christ Youth Group, was recently awarded a $500 Youth As Resources grant to complete a community...

ENGAGEMENTS: Topp – Isch

Alivia Joy Topp of Bluffton and Ryan Douglas Isch of rural Bluffton will exchange wedding vows during a 12:45 p.m. ceremony Aug. 6, 2017...

A Joyful Noise … FAITH IN WHAT? 06-03-2017

FAITH IN WHAT?Somewhere shrouded in the shadows of Wells County’s darkest nights lurks a creature few have seen — and even fewer can describe.“Black...

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...