This time of year brings on a feeling of joy and sadness for many of us who have lost loved ones recently and over the year. I'd like to encourage the hearts of those who have recently lost loved one with these comforting words that assisted me in my healing process.
Plank Chapel United Methodist Church recently introduced a series of free physical fitness classes.
While serving the family of God as a pastor, I have been invited and welcomed into many family reunions. I did not understand the true significance of this annual pilgrimage until this past weekend, when I traveled to the Outer Banks for my family’s first reunion. I spent three days immersed in family craziness. It was wonderful.
Churches in Middleburg and the Middleburg Town Council recently hosted a luncheon in the fellowship hall of Middleburg Baptist Church for every staff member at E.O. Young Jr. Elementary School.
Rob Barrow and Pastor Catherine Sledge hold a box signed by staff at the North Henderson Banking Center at Bank of America filled with food items that will be delivered to Area Christians in Ministry.
There will be an open circle blessing of animals and homecoming of their allies and advocates from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today, Oct. 12, at Tractor Supply on Dabney Drive.
September 26 started just like any other day. The sun came up, and all of our family got dressed and went to work or school. Our son and I were to meet for lunch when he got out of class. I figured that I could get in a few hours of work before then, so I headed to my office at church. Lunch time came. We met, we ate and we headed home. That was when life changed for us.
October is a month that holds a special place in my heart. First and most important it was the month in which I was born. Then in October of 1998, I wrote my first article in the Daily Dispatch; thus beginning my journey as a faith page writer.
The Youth Christian Center led Brothers for Breakfast and Queens for Breakfast in the same location on Sept. 7.
A program on hope will be presented on Saturday, Oct. 12, featuring a cancer survivor whose message of faith has drawn national attention.