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Do you remember the hymn by Joseph Scriven? “What a friend we have in Jesus. All our sins and griefs to bear! What a privilege to carry everything to God in prayer. O what peace we often forfeit. O … more
Browns Valley Christian Church will have its Fifth Annual Fall Festival in conjunction with the first weekend of the Parke County Covered Bridge Festival on Oct. 11-12. Enjoy a hearty breakfast of … more
We are told in Matthew 6:33, “But seek ye first the Kingdom of God, and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added unto you.” How does God want you to live with Him and in … more
“You can’t tell a real prophet from a false one by whoever sings the loudest and prays the longest,” says Kris, 12. “You can even preach the best, but if the heart is not … more

What an amazing book is our Bible — God’s Word. The Bible is a book of answers, not a book of questions. It guides us in matters where the mind cannot penetrate, and where human reason … more
STONE BLUFF — Don Cumbow descends a steep staircase to the basement at Osborn Prairie Christian Church and pulls back a heavy tarp, revealing the work needed done to save the 128-year-old house … more
“The water does not do anything except get you wet,” says Matt, 8. “When you get baptized in the Holy Spirit, you get cleansed by God, and he will come into our hearts. Getting baptized means … more
  God gave us a wonderful verse in 2 Corinthians 8:9, “For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though He was rich, yet for your sake He became poor, so you through His … more
Ron Addler is the first to arrive at the church, walking through the foyer and into the sanctuary where a painting of Jesus gathering his disciples for the Last Supper looms over the altar.Taking a … more

When Jesus was born, an angel announced his birth to shepherds in the field. If Jesus were born today, to whom would the angel announce his birth and what would the angel say? “I think the … more
“We can learn from John the Baptist to tell people who Jesus really is,” says Danae, 10. “John had many followers himself, but he didn’t try to compete with Jesus.”Nothing is more … more
What an amazing truth as we go into the Christmas season: “And she shall bring forth a son, and you shall call His name Jesus: for He shall save His people from their sins. Now all this was … more
“Well, being born again doesn’t mean to go back into your mother’s stomach,” says Taylor, 11. “It means being born into the family of God.”Unlike Taylor, the religious leader (Nicodemus) … more
“God has a narrow gate so people won’t push and shove to get in,” says Allen, 10. “You have to wait your turn to get in,” adds Brittany, 7. When there’s a great … more

“Because Jesus knew some people were mean,” says Torie, 7. If you’ve ever watched any old western movies, you know that some people enjoy being mean. They wouldn’t have it any other … more
“If you had a bad day and had a timeout, God would forgive you,” says Hayes, 6. Hayes, you’re thinking like me. You need a lot of grace for life’s truth timeouts. In Jesus, we see the … more
“John the Baptist called Jesus the Lamb of God because Jesus is too holy and wonderful for him to even untie his shoes,” says Mitchell, 8. Before John the Baptist proclaimed Jesus as the Lamb of … more
“I would like to change my bedtime on New Year’s Eve,” says Tyler, 11. “I usually go to bed at 10 p.m., but I would like to stay up all night. I would have a great time … more
As another year draws to a close we begin to look to the new year — 2020, and begin to think of the days that are before us. We look at the opportunities ahead and also the difficulties. David … more

St. Bernard Catholic Church will fire up the country kitchen and raise money for local nonprofits this weekend at the annual fall bazaar.The event, which dates back to the end of the Civil War, runs … more
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