Preacher’s Point: Watch for signs of His return

Is the end near? Near is a relative term. I tell people I grew up near Cleveland Ohio; the town was twenty miles away. However, if the phone rang and ...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Trinity planning Christmas cantata

MOUNT GILEAD — Trinity United Methodist Church will be presenting a Community Christmas Cantata, Dec. 3, at 7 p.m. in the Trinity UMC sanctuary....

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Preacher’s Point: A more excellent way

Everyone wants to see the spectacular. Sports highlights are full of diving catches by outfielders, 90-yard touchdown runs, and half-court buzzer beat...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Preacher’s Point: How often do you practice?

Imagine you are the coach of a small high school football team. It is game day; Friday night; minutes before kickoff. All of a sudden a boy walks up a...

September 17th, 2017 |  


A nation divided cannot stand

“A house divided against itself cannot stand.” — Abraham Lincoln.“Every kingdom divided against itself is brought to desolatio...

September 5th, 2017 |  


Love and marriage work together

It has been fifty-two years since Frank Sinatra recorded the song “Love and Marriage.” The line, “You can’t have one without t...

August 29th, 2017 |  


God’s textbook is the Bible

Textbooks have changed over the decades. I remember carrying all my books in one arm; nowadays on the list of things kids need to purchase for school ...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Approved workers for God

Many workers receive performance evaluations. An employee will sit down with the boss. The boss will then pat them on the back for a job well done, di...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Vacation Bible School at Cardington First UMC

“SonWorld Adventure” Vacation Bible School will be held at Cardington First United Methodist church starting with a special VBS Preview/Ki...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Vacation Bible school at St. John’s Lutheran

St. John’s Lutheran Church’s Vacation Bible School will take place July 30-Aug. 2.Time is from 5:30-8 p.m. all four days. Location is 6808...

July 25th, 2017 |