Features: Faith

Oct. 17, 2014 @ 07:12 PM

Granville House bell ringers give performance

The senior bell ringers of the Granville House in Oxford gave a concert for family and friends at 7 p.m. Sept. 12.

 

Oct. 06, 2014 @ 10:30 AM

Turner receives Power of Life scholarship

Seniqua Dante Turner was the recent recipient of a $300 scholarship awarded by Power of Life Missionary Baptist Church.

 

Oct. 03, 2014 @ 09:43 PM

Let's work together

Efforts in our community over the last several weeks to build community and understanding have caused me to reflect on a cartoon my father kept under the glass covering of his desktop in his office as long as I can remember. It depicted two mules tied together at the neck and two stacks of hay. 


Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:38 AM

Missionary union announces scholars

The District No. 3 Missionary Union recently named Devin Omar Anderson and Samantha B. Hargrove as scholars.

 

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:38 AM

Blessing of the Animals to be Oct. 4

Bullock’s United Methodist Church has teamed up once again with the Humane Society of Granville County to host the 13th annual Annual Blessing of the Animals.


Sep. 26, 2014 @ 09:22 PM

Posture your hearts for prayer

Today I write from my heart; I am saddened by the troubles that appear to plague the land — murder, suicide, families at crisis, poverty, hopelessness and despair. I am then reminded and comforted in knowing many of the events we have witnessed have to come to pass in order to fulfill the scriptures.


Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

Sledge scholarship recipient announced

Philip Harris Jr. was recognized Aug. 31 as the 2014 recipient of the Chalis D. Sledge Scholarship.

 

Sep. 12, 2014 @ 08:28 PM

Rest in Jesus

My Dad was diagnosed with multiple inoperable brain tumors April 9 and entered his rest in Jesus on Aug. 12. One moment he was lying in a hospital bed in a body that no longer functioned as it was designed; the next moment, he was standing in the presence of the living God. Rest in Jesus.


Sep. 08, 2014 @ 09:52 AM

Sunday School Convention awards trio of scholarships

The Vance County Sunday School Convention recently presented scholarships to three students at a convention at Welcome Chapel Missionary Baptist Church.


Sep. 02, 2014 @ 10:14 AM

Oasis of Hope holds community day

Oasis of Hope Ministries held a community day Aug. 2 as part of the ministry’s Community Connection Through Service Project.