Started by Erin E Rockhill in Prayer & Praise on Thursday.
Started by Erin E Rockhill in Prayer & Praise Jun 20.
Think you’ve got it bad? Well, for this celebration of Uncle Sam’s birthday, I’d like to tell you just a little of another Sam – a true story.
Sam was the 4th child of 12 that his mother, Mary, bore; but he was one of the only 3 who survived past age 2. Mary yet encouraged Sam’s faith in God; so he married Elizabeth, a minister’s daughter who had more than just Christian faith in common with Sam. She, too, was one of only 3 who survived to adulthood out of the…Continue
Posted by Mark Rauch on July 3, 2014 at 7:00pm
Some church leaders are under the impression that puppetry is only for children and a waist of time. I have been thinking over the past few days and came up with a idea. What is a church group were to go into an apartment complex or just a neighborhood park and invite families out to see a puppet show. There is a church in Baltimore city which conduct a music festival each year entitled the Tin Can Festival and they raise can food for the Maryland Food Bank. However puppets are not a waist…Continue
Posted by Mike Dickson on May 1, 2014 at 12:11pm
On that day when God sounds a lot like my mother.
A co worker started talking to me about sexual sin. He relayed his story to me. He was raised Catholic. Married 30 + years. Divorced after his wife carried on a five year affair. Worked hard all his life for a measure of financial security, only to see it disappear in the settlement. Heart broken over the betrayal and lonely, he would like to be in love again, be married again. Yet fear of going through all…Continue
Posted by Glen Baumgartner on April 25, 2014 at 2:14am
It was during the fellowship time between Sunday School and our worship service, When I heard it. An older saints lamentations of how the church is 1 generation from extinction. He spoke of how his grand daughter was being raised. For a 3rd or 4th generation CHOG I understand the angst.
I wondered how my brother had come to this place in his life. As I read the Gospels I wondered how a faith so full of good news, so full of hope , life and optimism could become so…Continue
Posted by Glen Baumgartner on April 14, 2014 at 1:52pm