Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Time to Take a Devotional Break: MARINATED OR PICKLED

During his first Sunday in the pulpit, our new pastor used the passage of Colossians 3:12-17 to remind us of how believers should allow...

A Joyful Noise … NATURE’S KING

NATURE’S KING According to the Federal Communications Commission, scammers and robocalls targeted 2.5 million people a month in 2017. They also conned Americans out of the...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: HOW DID I GET HERE?

HOW DID I GET HERE? Even if you love to travel, planning a trip to unfamiliar places can cause anxiety before and during the journey. A...

A Joyful Noise …KEVIN IN HEAVEN AND MEMORIES

KEVIN IN HEAVEN AND MEMORIES Meet Kevin. Like many Christians, he read about Heaven, sang about Heaven, and dreamed about Heaven. Then he died. The following imagines his...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: PILGRIMS AND FAITH

PILGRIMS AND FAITH This week marked another birthday in the life of our nation, and my thoughts turned to pilgrims throughout time. Not just the...

Church, commercial building progressing

Work on “phase 1” of the new Ossian Enterprise Park, located on Hillcrest Drive but facing Ind. 1 on Ossian’s south side, includes two...

A Joyful Noise … PRECIOUS MEMORIES

PRECIOUS MEMORIES More than 10 years ago, niece Rachel opened her “Slurpee Drink Maker” for her birthday. In the grainy picture that captured the momentous moment,...

Calvary Lutheran will have new pastor Sunday

TJ Lynch will begin his term of service as the pastor of the Calvary Lutheran Church, 1532 N. Main St. in Bluffton, on Sunday,...

A Joyful Noise … A FATHER’S LOVE

A FATHER’S LOVE The New Testament authors used the same Greek syllable to start two words: “pateo” and “pater.” But they should have nothing in common...

Defining Moments

We all have them. If you haven’t had one yet, it’s coming - that moment of time by which you will measure everything else...