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  • Church Briefs Main Street Christian Church to sponsor Step and Walk Main Street Christian Church will sponsor a Step and Walk on Monday and Thursday evenings from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. beginning Jan. 28 through March. Step and Walk is an opportunity to respond to tota

    January 24, 2014

  • I've never robbed a bank... Yet! One day last week my wife looked at me and said in one of "those tones," "Have you taken out the garbage?" She is always surprising me with questions related to things she has asked me to do. My problem is my attention span is about as long as my mem

    January 24, 2014

  • Turn down the "Stinking Thinking" It is a word of affirmation, comfort, agreement, and relief. It is a word that completes vows, promises, blessings, and all of our prayers. It is a word of release - signaling the end of far too lengthy worship services - and it is the "Get ready‚ĶGet

    January 24, 2014

  • chu-rv011714-snyder col sig Okay, now I remember Memory is a beautiful thing, that is, when it is working. I must confess there are many times in which my memory is on some kind of a vacation. Why is it when my wife is giving me a piece of her mind, all I can remember at the time is a funny inciden

    January 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • chu-rv011714-mcbrayer col sig You will be free Before and during the U.S. Civil War, tens of thousands of slaves made their way out of slavery on what was nicknamed the Underground Railroad. It wasn't a railroad. It was a secret escape route that took slaves from the Deep South across the Mason-D

    January 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • church briefs First Baptist Church Many of us have been glued to our televisions or computer screens off and on over the last several weeks. We wanted to know what the weather forecast was going to be. Would there be snow or rain, frigid temperatures or warmer one

    January 17, 2014

  • chu-rv011014-mcbrayer col sig Keeping the Faith: The safety net God's grace - what Brennan Manning defined as the acceptance of being profoundly and forever beloved by God - is a favorite subject of mine, I freely admit as much. I talk about grace, preach about grace, think about grace, and write about grace. I h

    January 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Religious news in brief Pope strikes `monsignor' title for most priests in keeping with humble aims VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis has done away with the honorific title "monsignor" for all but a few priests, further evidence of his desire for priests to be simple, humble

    January 10, 2014

  • chu-rv010314-mcbrayer col sig Clear communication is compassionate communication I chuckle every time I hear this story. It seems a poor fellow's vehicle had conked out on the side of the road. After waving about like a banshee for more than an hour, he finally convinced a speeding motorist to stop and help. "If you could just pu

    January 3, 2014 1 Photo

  • church briefs First Baptist Church Would you rather someone pay you a compliment because they want to and because they sincerely mean it, or because they are being forced to? If someone honors you, but their heart is not in it, it doesn't mean much. Our Savior, li

    January 3, 2014