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DATE: Sept. 3, 2011 | CATEGORY: Faith

GOP’s Bachmann has faith

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The surest place to find Michele Bachmann on Sundays this summer is at a worship service somewhere in Iowa, offering the testimony of a Republican presidential candidate who has...

DATE: Aug. 20, 2011 | CATEGORY: Faith

Drowning boy has a prayer

By MIKE BAKERand JEFF BARNARDAssociated PressLONG BEACH, Wash. — As Charles Ostrander flailed in the turbulent waves of the Pacific, it was another 12-year-old who put her life on the line to save...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2011 | CATEGORY: Faith

Don’t lock God, Jesus Christ up in a laptop

I am not a fisherman.There are probably lots of reasons why: smell, fish guts, hooks in fingers and so forth. However, probably the biggest reason is that I like my work.I love to research and...

DATE: July 23, 2011 | CATEGORY: Faith

The problem of decaying conviction is a matter for faith

Oh, how I greatly appreciate the opportunity to encourage you in your faith through this article in the Journal. How wonderful Russell and his staff are to allow us the chance to speak openly to...

DATE: July 16, 2011 | CATEGORY: Faith

Jesus gathers with us at a doubleheader

Jesus said, “For where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there among them. Where two or three are gathered in my name, there I am also.” — Matthew 18:20A couple of weeks ago during the...

DATE: June 25, 2011 | CATEGORY: Faith

Don’t let bitter feelings rule life

We recently attended the International Convention of Foursquare in Columbus, Ohio entitled “Accelerate.” It was emphasized that if we just look around us at what is happening around the globe we...

DATE: June 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Faith

Church celebrates reverend

The Rev. Canon Lou Blanchard of the Episcopal Diocese of Colorado recently officiated at the institution of Rev. Dr. Leigh F. Waggoner as Rector of St. Barnabas of the Valley Episcopal Church in...

DATE: June 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Faith

Avoid Satan’s whims; seek God’s healing power on His own terms

Most people never really meditate upon the message that is given in the book of I Corinthians 14:35 of your Bible. It says: “For God is not the author of confusion, but of peace, as in all churches...

DATE: June 11, 2011 | CATEGORY: Faith

See the Light

DATE: June 4, 2011 | CATEGORY: Faith

A lesson learned while cutting class

One of my most horrifying memories of high school was the day my history teacher and a student were arguing about the percentage of students that cut/illegally skipped classes.The student claimed...

DATE: May 28, 2011 | CATEGORY: Faith