Blue Christmas...hopeful Christmas

“All earth is hopeful,” begins one of the Advent hymns in our denomination’s new hymnal.

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Giving thanks

Let’s talk about giving

A prairie farmer appeared at a bank asking for a loan of one dollar. He acknowledged that it was customary to provide collateral for any loan and produced a ten thousand dollar saving bond.

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In solemn memory

The service included music, poetry and prayers before people were welcomed to share their own memories of loved ones who have passed on.

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Gospel music entertainers

The Flat Possum Pickers will be the featured musicians at the Mabton Gospel Music Jamboree this coming Sunday, Nov. 16, at 2 p.m.

Life’s hardships taught Christian club speaker that God always is in control

It took what some would describe as an unspeakable horror for Niki Davis of Clatskanie, Ore. to realize she needed God in her life.

The gospel…according to The Lego Movie

We’re just finishing the season for harvesting fruit and vegetables - a time of blessing for those who are reaping the rewards of their hard work earlier in the year.

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All Souls Day event planned for Nov. 2

An All Souls Day event is being planned for Sunday, Nov. 2, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Sunnyside.

Fear not, fear not

In the story of creation found in the Book of Genesis, we read where Adam and Eve had partaken of the forbidden fruit, something which had been specifically denied them. Knowing that God is searching for them, they attempt to hide.

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Being found means one was lost, says Christian women’s speaker

To acknowledge that she has been found, Christian Women’s Connection speaker Lois Williams said she had to admit she had been lost.

Terri Hargrow to perform at jamboree

The Gospel music jamboree at Grace Brethren Church in Mabton welcomes newcomer Terri Hargrow of Kennewick to the stage this month.

Kids club starts next Monday

The Sunnyside Presbyterian Church will be holding “Kids Club” meetings from 5:30 to 7 p.m. twice a month for children in grades one through five.

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Listen up!

I would like to share some insights using the SOAP method of Bible study and journaling. I learned this tool from the writings of pastor and author Wayne Cordeiro and his Life Journal method of devotions.

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Local LDS leaders answer new calling

Serving their church community is nothing new for LaDon Linde and Dr. Gary Martin. The pair have been members of the Sunnyside Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for much of their lives.

Church offering women’s lunch

The Women’s Association of Bethany Community Church in Grandview will be hosting its 17th annual soup and pie luncheon on Saturday, Oct. 11.