Vacation Bible School in full swing

DATE: July 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Court: Health law doesn’t infringe on religious freedom

DENVER — The federal health care law doesn’t infringe on the religious freedom of faith-based nonprofit organizations that object to covering birth control in employee health plans, a federal...

DATE: July 16, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Briefs

Mountain View names youth pastor Mountain View Baptist Church has announced that Todd Giesen will serve as its youth pastor. Giesen, who has a bachelor’s degree in religious education and several...

DATE: July 9, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Celebration honors first Native American saint

A procession in Cortez on Sunday, July 12 will present a handpainted banner picture from Italy and begin the celebration to honor of the First Native American Saint, St. Kateri Tekakwitha. The...

DATE: July 2, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Believe, follow, participate

I am a Christian – an identity that I wish reflected more clearly what I mean by that. The reason I wish it was clearer is that, as an atheist friend has pointed out more than once, the label has...

DATE: June 18, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

How do you say ‘goodbye’?

After four years in this area, I’m being appointed to the Fort Morgan United Methodist Church in northeast Colorado. And as the day of our departure grows close, the emotions grow as well. How do...

DATE: June 4, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Love Out Loud offers opportunities to serve

When members of the First United Methodist Church of Durango decided to get out of their pews and go out in their community to serve in 2011, they could only hope their Love Out Loud project would...

DATE: May 28, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Rock Springs vacation Bible school is coming

Children Preschool through fifth grade are invited to join us as we learn about people in the Bible who changed direction and moved. All events take place on the Rock Springs Campus – 32233 U.S....

DATE: May 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Pope’s No. 2 offers new insights into climate encyclical

VATICAN CITY — A new development model is needed to combat global warming, one that marries economic growth to combat poverty with a sustainable use of resources, Pope Francis’ deputy said...

DATE: May 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Thoughts Along the Way: Arise all women, and act according to Christ’s teachings

The month of May is known for spring showers and flowers, for graduations, and for Mother’s Day. In Christian churches in this country (perhaps worship gatherings of other religions as well) it is...

DATE: May 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Pope defends soon-to-be saint vs. Native objections

ROME – Pope Francis on Saturday praised the zeal of an 18th-century Franciscan missionary he will make a saint when he visits the United States this fall but whom Native Americans say brutally...

DATE: May 7, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith

Love whenever and wherever you can

Take Jesus, Buddha, Mohammed, God, the Holy Spirit, Lao Tzu, Gandhi, Confucius, Plato, Socrates, Billy Graham, Robert Schuller, Bishop Sheen, Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King, Jr. and any other...

DATE: April 30, 2015 | CATEGORY: Faith