Petroleum UM to host benefit dinner Feb. 13

The Petroleum United Methodist Church will hold its annual liver and onion dinner from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, at...

Time to Take a Devotional Break – Spiritual Addresses

SPIRITUAL ADDRESSES Addresses are interesting things. When I purchased and moved...

A Joyful Noise … Another Chance

ANOTHER CHANCE One year ago Wednesday, COVID-19 attacked. A 35-year-old man...

Dinner provides for food pantry

Members of Bethlehem Lutheran Church of rural Ossian held a pork chop dinner fundraiser and raised $2,796.50 for the Northern Wells...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: Do the Next Thing

DO THE NEXT THING For those hoping that simply by turning over a new...

A Joyful Noise: Winter ‘Wonder’land

WINTER “WONDER”LAND I sojourn in the snow  In a frozen forest...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: Questioning Routines

QUESTIONING ROUTINES Do you have a favorite route that you drive home from work every...

A Joyful Noise … Songs of the Season

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

A Joyful Noise … Casper the Conqueror

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

Time to Take a Devotional Break: 11-21-2020

When my children were young, participation ribbons in 4-H, individual trophies at the end of every T-ball...