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The day of the service commemorates Ida’s birthday Posted 11:14 a.m. on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 LAPLACE — Over the past year, approximately 2,300 volunteers from 42 different states and four countries have joined forces with the St. John’s Parish Long-Term Recovery Group to help residents rebuild their homes after the hurricane Ida. In recognition …

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on Tuesday between the Pharmacopoeia Commission for Indian Medicine and Homeopathy of the AYUSH Ministry and the Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission of the Ministry of Health for inter-ministerial cooperation for the promotion and facilitation of “One Herb, One Standard”. PK Prajapati, Director (in charge) of Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission for …

Monday wasn’t Zachariah Larry’s first run-in with the law. Larry, who was wanted in both Oklahoma and Texas, was arrested in a dormitory on a Bethany college campus. Now, Larry’s girlfriend – a student-athlete at Southwestern Christian University – has also been arrested and incarcerated in the Oklahoma County Detention Center. Kalynn Daniels is facing …

Daniel Boone Pioneer Festival returns for 43rd year, second year downtown Posted at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 30, 2022 One of Winchester’s favorite traditions, the Daniel Boone Pioneer Festival, will return to the city center for its 43rd edition on Labor Day weekend, September 3-4 Daniel Boone Pioneer Festival committee member Erika O’Brien said …

The legal experts, in their first meeting regarding the activities of the Unification Church, suggested various measures to curb its shady business practices, but noted that political will is needed to make a difference. Taro Kono, the Minister of Consumer Affairs, addressed the August 29 online meeting and asked members to frankly discuss not only …

In a clash between the rights of religious groups and school districts’ non-discrimination policies aimed at protecting LGBTQ students, a federal appeals court sided with the religious groups on Monday. A panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit in San Francisco has ruled 2 to 1 that the San Jose …

Today, one of the foreign doctors admitted by the Georgian Ministry of Public Health to examine former President Mikhail Saakashvili arrived at a clinic in Tbilisi. He and his colleagues should examine whether the former Georgian president is seriously ill and whether his illness prevents him from serving his sentence, reports a lawyer for a …

Baseball Crown Point Babe Ruth drop ball: Online registration is open for Crown Point Babe Ruth’s fall prom season for Indiana and Illinois teams. The league has two age groups: 12-14 and 15-18. Players born in 2004 or later will be eligible to play. To register, visit www.crownpointbaberuth.siplay.com/site/. For more information, text John Pearson at …

Americana at its best returned to the heart of Canby this weekend, as the annual Cutsforth’s Cruise-In brought over 700 meticulously preserved hot rods and other classic cars to its traditional setting of Wait Park and surrounding streets. Organized by Frank Cutsforth and Cutsforth’s Market, along with the local classic car community and other organisations, …

EDDYSTONE — BHCU, a federally insured credit union that provides full banking services to its members, followed the Eddystone Elementary School Yard Project by stopping for its Ice Cream Social last week. Eddystone staff welcomed families to the renovated playground and tried to get everyone excited for the start of the school year. While there, …

Hampton Car Show Hampton Presbyterian Church is hosting its fourth car show on September 10, from 2-6 p.m. All makes and models are welcome. The grill will be hot, the sodas will be cold, and the tunes will be spinning. People can bring their own tables, chairs and EZ-ups. Family entertainment, music from the DJ, …

Three Dutch soldiers were shot and wounded Saturday morning in a shootout in downtown Indianapolis after what local police believe was a disturbance outside the hotel where they were staying, authorities said. The shooting took place around 3:30 a.m. Eastern Time in the Indianapolis entertainment district. Indianapolis police said officers found three men with gunshot …

Actor Kel Mitchell. | Todd Rosenberg Actor, comedian and youth pastor Kel Mitchell has lent his voice talents to the popular faith-based streaming app Priez.com for a reading of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount. Mitchell, well known for his stint on Nickelodeon as an original cast member of the comedy sketch series “All That,” read …

NORTHERN TOWNSHIP – History isn’t all facts and figures, according to Doug Wechter. It is a story and a source of pride for a community. Wechter, vice-president of the North Canton Heritage Society and a 1980 graduate of St. Paul Catholic Schoolrecently organized a class donation of a centennial plaque to their alma mater. “It’s …

RIYADH — The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development (MHRSD) has clarified the method of adding a citizen’s non-Saudi wife to social security. The department said an applicant can request a transfer to the exception list by creating a ticket on the electronic platform or by contacting the department’s unified number. The applicant will …

08/25/2022 China (International Christian Concern) – On August 20, a Christian woman named Li Chunqing from Wenzhou, Zhejiang Province, sent an open prayer letter for her husband Lin Xuesui who was detained for attending Sunday worship. On June 14, Lin was criminally detained by the Public Security Bureau for “organizing and supporting illegal gatherings” in …

In the city of Sopot in northern Poland, a group of Ukrainian Christians joined their fellow refugees in the town square. As the Ukrainian anthem played from a loudspeaker, a lone blue and yellow flag was raised above the small crowd – many of them women and children. Attendees watched in silence, some filming with …

Texas ‘Angels’ deliver furniture and household items to Ida survivors Posted at 12:04 a.m. on Wednesday, August 24, 2022 LAPLACE — Angels Serving With a Purpose founder Virginia Valentine and a group of volunteers from Texas traveled to LaPlace last week to deliver clothing, a furniture truck and a plethora of household items to survivors …

Worship leader Jenny Weaver ministers to thousands of people through her online and social media ministry. Once a homeless drug addict and witch, Jenny is now a true worshiper and lover of God. Its heart is to bring people into an encounter with the Holy Spirit that will transform them. His ministry of evangelism is …

Are you working on a solution to gun violence and want to share it? Connect with gun violence prevention reporters Sammy Caiola and Sam Searles. The City of Philadelphia is again inviting community members from neighborhoods impacted by gun violence to share their ideas for reducing shootings. In the spring, representatives from the Office of …

On the morning of August 18, 2022, Karen Jane Wells of Coffeyville, Kansas died at her home with her family present at the age of 81. Chester and Dorothy Mills welcomed Karen into this world on December 4, 1940 in Winfield, Kansas. While attending Sedan High School, Karen met the love of her life, Richard …

By Catholic News Service • Posted on August 22, 2022 VATICAN CITY (CNS) – Four Catholic nuns were abducted in southeastern Nigeria on August 21 while on their way to a mass in a neighboring state. Fides, information service of the Pontifical Mission Societies, identified the four as Sisters Johannes Nwodo, Christabel Echemazu, Liberata Mbamalu …

Getty images/stock photo What does discipleship success look like? For most who serve in ministry, the answer often lies in the hard numbers, such as the number of attendees who showed up or the degree of participation or engagement, whether in person or online. But author Ken Braddy, Sunday School director for Lifeway Christian Resources, …

As a youth pastor, it can be tempting to do strange things to get students in. We care about the spiritual growth of young people, but we’ve sometimes used bizarre motivations to encourage discipleship: “If we beat our attendance record, I’ll shave my head. “The person who brings the most friends to Bible study will …

Representative Lauren BoebertPhoto: Gage Skidmore Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO) is not only a terrible and dangerous threat to the transgender community she loves to demonize, she has also proven herself to be a threat to her congressional colleagues, Muslims, people with need tissue transplants and even her own children. . Here are 10 times Boebert …

With accompanying books, films and stories, Harry Potter has covered almost every corner of its tradition. In fact, in the short time it’s been around, the franchise has done almost as much for its lore as star wars. But one of the best things about detailed canon in a fictional world is the many theories …

“Part-time” is a term generally used to refer to the hours a person works during the week. Generally considered to be all hours worked below 40, this may include some hours that may have left the workforce deciding to remain active. We’re going to look at another part-time role that we can easily be drawn …

Alma K Elliott, author and narrator of the book “Unlock the door: you hold the keys to your blessingsannounces the release of his new book. Author Alma K Elliott’s book is a collection of her experiences as an ordinary woman going through a somewhat arduous life. He reflects on his gripping story of encountering God. …

Col. Philip A. Walker, Jr (Retired), 84, of Bradenton, Fla., formerly of Gibson City, died Friday, August 12, 2022 at 6:45 a.m. EST in Bradenton, Fla. Masonic services will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 27, 2022 at First Christian Church in Gibson City. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. …

river jam Five groups will participate in River Jam at 5 p.m. on August 25 at the Allegheny RiverTrail Park in Aspinwall. The Jam will feature The Cedar Run Band, The Compadres, The John Vento Trio, The Untouchables and Asphalt Rodeo. Voluntary donations are requested. Proceeds will go to Allegheny RiverTrail Park and the Pittsburgh …

Last month brought a whirlwind of changes for 148 departments. The Greenwood-based Department of Fitness and Addictions has moved into a new gymnasium, which provides expanded space for personal training, group fitness and individual workouts. A central gathering place allows members to relax and socialize before and after exercise. A separate meeting area provides a …

It was in 1987. A week after the stock market crash, Christian Lacroix presented his first show in New York, at the World Financial Center. As frenzied shopkeepers flitted upstairs, models downstairs twirled around in tutu skirts and neon, taffeta and mink. Julie Baumgold was there to capture it all for New York magazine, followed …

Review: Jacob’s younger brother Jewish-Christian relations after Vatican II By Karma Ben Johanan (Harvard UniversityPress) Buy at Bookshop.org It is a book that gives food for thought. He says that many Christians professing a pluralistic openness to Jews and contemporary Judaism may be more interested in easing their guilt than anything else, and many Jewish …

Besides the failure to report some of these cases to authorities, the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist points to the shredding of documents and lack of transparency by the Utah-based faith. (Jonathan Short | Invision/AP) Journalist Michael Rezendes and actor Mark Ruffalo pose for photographers at the UK premiere of “Spotlight” in London in 2016. Rezendes, now …

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Former Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Wednesday he decided to be secretly sworn in to five key ministries during the pandemic because he felt the nation’s responsibility was his. Morrison, who resigned as leader of the Liberal Party after losing the general election in May, spoke at a press conference …

There is a lot of negative data about churches today. Attendance is down. Conversions are down. Other churches are closing or are about to close. At Church Answers, we’ve been monitoring data since 2006 through a survey instrument called Know Your Church. We have millions of data points, and most of them are indeed disheartening. …

Evan Veen (right), a 2017 pre-seminary graduate of Concordia University Wisconsin (CUW), Mequon, Wisconsin, served as curate under Reverend Darrel Bergelin (left), a 1970 CUW graduate. Both are part from a rich line of CUW graduates who went on to become LCMS pastors. (CUW) Lutheran Guarantee Concordia University, Nebraska (CUNE), Seward, Neb., recently announced that …

With a blend of Christianity and local Chinese culture, a tulou The church (a walled and fortified earthen building) in Fujian being rebuilt becomes a popular tourist attraction during the summer tourist season. Last Thursday, more than 50 believers from Shandong, Jilin and Fuzhou in Fujian gathered at a round earthen church in Yongding District, …

“It’s been said, ‘Show me a person’s checkbook and I can tell you what interests them. “” – Social Action, 1964 James MacDonald, the controversial former pastor of Harvest Bible Chapel (HBC), is trying to restore his reputation. In July, MacDonald posted copies of checks on his website as evidence that he was reimbursing HBC …

At least 130,000 people still affected by Great Lakes Water Authority water main break A massive crack in a pipe at the Lake Huron water treatment plant has impacted water access for more than 130,000 people in several communities in the Detroit metro area. Residents of Almont Village, Bruce Township, Burtchville Township, Town of Imlay, …

Afghanistan (MNN) — The August 15, 2021the Taliban claimed control of the Afghan capital in the middle of the United States chaotic troop withdrawal. The advance came as no surprise to those watching, as major cities fell to the Taliban all summer. Watch this powerful video marking the anniversary of the fall of Afghanistan. Last …

GREEN BAY, Wis. –The Green Bay Packers’ early-season prospects have just improved dramatically. Coach Matt LaFleur ahead of practice on Sunday announced that Pro Bowl offensive lineman Elgton Jenkins, tight end Robert Tonyan and rookie receiver Christian Watson were placed on the physically unable to perform roster and had to do their debut at training …

The first sermon by the first female pastor of the First Presbyterian Church in Salt Lake City touched on a topic that deeply concerns women around the world, but is often glossed over from the pulpit: sexual assault. On August 7, Reverend Jamie White stood before her new congregants in the historic red sandstone church …

Entrance signage to the United States Department of Justice building in Washington DC The Department of Justice, the US government agency responsible for law enforcement and the administration of justice. | Getty Images The Justice Department has launched an investigation into the Southern Baptist Convention, according to leaders of the nation’s largest Protestant denomination. In …

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — The community outreach business of a church in Près Isle is now a volunteer-built, for-profit cafe. Hub Coffee is Framework Church’s dream in almost Isle. Similarly, Real Life Church in Pullman, Wash., opened The Well Coffeehouse earlier this year, The Daily Evergreen reported. For both, revenue will fund expenses while the …

James D. Jorgensen, senior attorney at Husch Blackwell LLP in Denver, Colorado, was named vice president of legal affairs and general counsel for the University of Iowa on Thursday. It is expected to start on September 30. (Provided by the University of Iowa) IOWA CITY — The University of Iowa is bringing a former assistant …

The Williamson County Fair has a modest entry fee. However, last Monday attendees could enter not only with cash, but also with donations to GraceWorks Ministries’ Food Pantry, an initiative that raised 6,905 pounds. of donations. Donations of canned food and toiletries will help GraceWorks Ministries‘ efforts to address food insecurity in Williamson County. According …

The General Overseer of the International Central Gospel Church prayed for God’s protection for the nation’s executive, legislature and judiciary. Pastor Mensa Otabil also prayed for the African continent to rise up and take its rightful place. He was speaking at the climax of the church‘s 5-day Major Works Conference in Accra, which …

60 years ago August 23, 1962 Two of the seven candidates for the Marion County Fairgrounds Queen are Donna Jost, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. June Jost, sponsored by the Marion Kiwanis Club, and Deanna Kay Klenda, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Klenda, sponsored by the Marion’s Chamber of Commerce. Paul Behrendt is pictured …

Catholic Bishop of Uyo Diocese John Ebebe Ayah recently turned down an offer from Cross Rivers State Governor Ben Ayade to his church. Naija News reports that in the video shared online, Ayade, who was the special guest of honor at the religious service in Calabar, donated N25 million on behalf of the state government, …

The Enniscorthy Astro-Active Center provided the perfect venue for a very successful day of family fun recently organized by the Enniscorthy Christian Fellowship. he event drew a large crowd to the center where a range of attractions and activities were in place to entertain all members of the family throughout the afternoon. The free event …

Train factory workers to organize; providing medicine to displaced asylum seekers; providing educational experiences and homework assistance; build safe spiritual communities. These are just a few of the ways that United Church of Christ congregations and partners use grants from Justice Ministries and local churches. In 2021, $603,000 was awarded to local churches and community …

“O nata lux de lumine, Jesu redemptor saeculi.” These are the words that emanated from my Sony boombox when I was a child. I didn’t know what the choir was singing, I didn’t understand the language, but the heavenly sounds soothed my heart. It was Latin anthem set to music by Morten Lauridsen with the …

The St. Catharines Fallen Firefighters Memorial Task Force (FFMTF) has worked hard to raise funds for a meaningful memorial that will honor firefighters. “The Memorial Task Force has been working diligently for over a year and is proud of what we have been able to accomplish so far to honor our city’s fallen firefighters, however, …

Yesterday, a non-governmental organization, Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), urged the federal government to reject plans to transfer the Oil Pollution Restoration Project (HYPREP) from the Department of Environment to the Department of Business of the Niger Delta. He called the move unnecessary and distracting at a time when international oil companies are taking …

Members of the Chiefs including Austin Reiter (61), guard Nick Allegretti (73), offensive lineman Creed Humphrey (52) spoke to quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) while wearing Guardian Caps during the training camp on Wednesday, July 27, 2022 at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, Missouri. Tammy Ljungblad [email protected] ST. JOSEPH In the previous nine days …

OPINION AND COMMENT Editorials and other opinion content provide viewpoints on issues important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom reporters. The skate park that stood empty on DeBuys Road in Gulfport. lauren walck [email protected] File Nice report The Sun Herald provided a factual, fair and respectful report on two …

Alexander “Alex” Christian Turner26, passed from this life to his heavenly home on Wednesday, August 3, 2022. Alex was a man of many interests. He shared a love of music concerts and golf with his father. He enjoyed riding motorcycles and loved the outdoors and camping. He was passionate about his sons, his large family …

Sometimes the biggest church fights have nothing to do with budgets or buildings. It is the struggle against the constant pull that draws God’s people away from prayer. “I always tell my people that there is a current to draw the church away from prayer,” said Ed Rosesenior pastor of Central Baptist Church in Wendell, …

Comment this story Comment The devil is popular in the political culture of 2022. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) claimed in April that Satan controlled the Roman Catholic Church and that abortion was “a lie that Satan sells to women”. In May, Georgia’s Republican candidate for governor Kandiss Taylor announced that she was “the ONLY …

Green Sibshops accepting donations for beds GREEN — Green Sibshops is a program for students ages 8-18 who have a sibling with health and/or developmental needs and is offered at Greensburg United Methodist Church, 2161 Greensburg Road.Program coordinator Judy Martin said the program now includes Bed Brigade, an effort that makes and supplies beds to …

The Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine began serving in the Diocese of Cleveland as the city’s first public health nurses when they arrived here in 1851 from France. In the 171 years since, the sisters have worked with some of the area’s poorest and most vulnerable residents – a ministry that continues with Joseph’s …

Funds for organizations committed to improving the quality of life for black people in Marion County have been awarded. In 2020, after a summer of social justice protests, the Urban League of Indianapolis announced a $100 million donation to the Indianapolis African American Quality of Life Initiative. It seeks to make significant investments in …

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Adopts a new asset class to increase engagement and pursue its mission SAN DIEGO, August 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — About Tuesday, August 2, 2022Engiven, a leading cryptocurrency donation service company, announced the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of washington d.c. has selected cryptocurrency donation platform Engiven for its next generation of fundraising efforts. The Roman Catholic Archdiocese …

The Maple Grove Homemakers met at 1:30 p.m. on May 18 at the home of Sandra Lightle with 10 members and one guest in attendance. The meeting was opened by Lightle reading a poem on how to do your laundry when a kettle was used outside. It was something to think about. All the work …

The Green Bay Packers announced this week that Packers Give Back awarded a $250,000 Impact Grant to St. John’s Ministries to use for their capital projects. The mission of St. John’s Ministries is to honor dignity, restore hope and create lasting change for those who are homeless or experiencing housing instability in the greater Green …

If we remember Roger Williams, it is as a champion of the separation of church and state. Additionally, a steadily declining circle of progressive Baptists honor the founder of Rhode Island as America’s first Baptist. Both perceptions are a bit off target. williams did call for a separation of church and state, but only as …

Simple minded is a para-ecclesiastical ministry “on celibacy, for everyone”. It all started in 2018, when Dani Treweek, Founding Director and President, saw an opportunity to equip and teach a particular group of people. Sam Allberry, a pastor, lecturer and writer from the UK, was visiting Australia and Treweek invited him to speak at a …