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“I think it teaches me that God is going to fix all of my problems, even the ones that I think will ‘eat me up’!” says Hillary, age 10. “Still, I know that, like Daniel, … more
“Let us be thankful for the fools,” wrote Mark Twain. “But for them the rest of us could not succeed.” Is there more to thankfulness than this rather cynical view expressed … more
As Abraham Lincoln paced the floor amid the crying of his two young sons, a passing neighbor asked, “What’s the matter with the boys?” “Just what’s the matter with … more

Among a group of senior citizens complaining about ailments, one said his arm was so weak, he could hardly hold a cup of coffee. Another said his cataracts were so bad, he could hardly see his … more
Jesus said to Peter, “Upon this rock, I will build my church.” Who or what is the rock and the church built upon it? See Matthew 16:13-19. For centuries, theologians have debated the … more
Cheryl Fuhrmann has built a career helping people cope with grief, so when she and her husband pre-planned their funerals she knew it meant their children wouldn’t have to shoulder the … more
“Because God made the world and the book,” says Mason, age 4. Yes, the same God whose creative power breathed the “breath of life” into Adam also breathed inspiration into … more
“God tested me when I had raced with my friends. When they won, I didn’t say ugly words,” says Rachel, 6. Vince Lombardi once said, “If winning isn’t everything, why … more

“God allows bad things so we can be different,” says Matthew, age 9. Matthew, aren’t there better ways of being different? “Some of the people are bad, and some are … more
“God created babies to entertain people,” says Jacob, age unknown. “They entertain by looking cute and talking baby talk. For some reason, people find it entertaining. Personally, I … more
“God created babies to entertain people,” says Jacob, age unknown. “They entertain by looking cute and talking baby talk. For some reason, people find it entertaining. Personally, I … more
“God created me very pretty. No one looks just like me,” says Alexis, 5. “Beauty is transcendent. It is our most immediate experience of the eternal,” write authors John … more
St. Bernard Catholic Church will celebrate “Oktacofest” at its annual bazaar next weekend. The event is set for 6:30 to 10 p.m. Oct. 2 at the church, 1306 E. Main St., … more

“I can learn to accept my appearance as a unique creation of God if I could have a little more money so that maybe I can get a pony!” says Madeline, 10. First you get the pony, and … more
A local church’s “We Love C’ville Day” event is returning for a third year to provide families with groceries and a chance to win giveaways. The free community event, which … more
Local churches are hosting a “fill up the pickup truck” event Wednesday to collect donations for Afghan refugees at Camp Atterbury. Wabash Avenue Presbyterian Church and St. Stephen … more
“God wanted me to look like my mom, but my daddy wanted me to look like him. I guess God knows best,” says Wesley, 5. Well, we don’t know what dad looks like, but we’re certain God knows … more
A local church is leading an effort to help Afghan refugees settle into their new temporary homes at Camp Atterbury. Wabash Avenue Presbyterian Church is collecting donations for the thousands of … more

WHITESVILLE — Inside the church nestled among crops around the corner from the steel mill, JoElla Haffner spreads out an old quilt stitched with hundreds of names. The names belonged to the … more
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