To The Person 'Inconvenienced' By Our Funeral Procession
To the middle-aged woman who gestured angrily and yelled as we passed... To the 30-something man in the power suit who honked and forced his black SUV...
Amazing Vegetarian Recipes
Whether you're a vegetarian or just trying to eat less meat, you'll love these meatless recipes.
How a Sip of Soda Affects Your Health (Image)
How Skipping Church Affects Our Children
In a Q&A, Carl Trueman was asked about why churches today are losing their young people. Typical answers to this question range from things like the temptations of this world or the irrelevance…
IU 1: Building Online Learning Options for 21st-century Students
For educators in Fayette, Greene, and Washington counties, “CSI” isn’t about crime detection. It stands for Intermediate Unit 1’s Cyber Solutions Initiative, a customized approach that lets learners take online classes while remaining enrolled in their home districts “For today’s students, technology is a fact of life, waking them up in the morning and seeing them through every aspect of their days,” says Charles Mahoney, IU 1’s executive director and a former school superintendent. “It makes sense to capitalize on their comfort with technology and apply it to their educational pursuits.” Through CSI, member districts stay in close touch with cyber students, assuring their engagement in classwork and providing on-the-spot assistance. Fewer students are dropping out…
Bishop Ough Takes the Plunge!
Bishop Ough jumped into frigid Lake Koronis on Feb. 18, 2017 after United Methodists donated more than $10,000 for camp scholarships.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Top Ten Things Not to Do When Boarding your Pet
Photo: www.mollythecatlady.com The inspiration for this list is the fact that a lot of folks are traveling for the holidays. Not every pet is comfortable with going along, so many owners place thei…
Beyond fasting: 10 tips for a more meaningful Lent
Some United Methodists do not connect with the traditional discipline of fasting for Lent. Creative alternatives can help reenergize the season.
What alcoholics can teach churches
Daybreak Fellowship blends language of addiction recovery with Christian worship