“As a general rule, I would say that human beings never behave more badly toward one another than when they believe they are protecting God.”. ―Barbara Brown Taylor,Leaving Church: A Memoir of Faith.
With 30 years of friendship behind them, Christian comedians Tommy Woodard and Eddie James, widely known as “The Skit Guys,” shared three main essentials and tips for achieving lasting “godly” friendships. Woodard and James’ antics can be seen on their SkitGuys website, where fans can read their blogs, listen to...
Surrounded by her family, Doril Ellertson passed away on Oct. 13, 2021 at the age of 92. Doril was the beloved wife of 67 years to Don Ellertson; the mother of three children, Jeff Ellertson (Lori), Jennifer Kraemer (Pat), and Nancy Aarsvold (Stephanie); the grandmother of seven; and the great-grandmother of four. She was also a beloved sister, sister-in-law, aunt and friend to many.
“Who does Lucy Dacus make music for?” my roommate asked me when I invited her to attend the Lucy Dacus concert with me. “Young queer people who grew up in the church,” I responded, basing my generalization on the themes of religion and sexual repression that prevail in Dacus’s third studio album Home Video, released this past June with Matador Records. The concert I attended at House of Blues Boston Oct. 16 proved my suspicions correct: dozens of tattooed, ring-clad hands went up when Dacus playfully asked the audience whether they had been to Vacation Bible School as a lead-in to her song of the same title. Despite the somewhat niche target demographic, Dacus played a full house and proved to be quite versatile as a performer.
Wallerville Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School Friday Evening, October 29th (6:00pm-8:30pm) and Saturday October 30th (10:00am – 3:50pm). Following VBS on Saturday, there will be Trunks of Treats (4:00pm – 6:00pm)!. We are honored to invite children in grades Kindergarten through 6th grade to our VBS, and...
DUBLIN — Darlene H. Haynes-McKelley, 72, formerly of Youngstown, departed this life Sept. 28. at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus following an extended illness. She was born Sept. 29, 1948 in Youngstown, the daughter of Roger and Helen Hallie Hines Haynes. She resided in Dublin for five years. Darlene was...
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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Darlene H. Haynes-McKelley, 72, of Dublin, Ohio, formerly of Youngstown, Ohio departed this life Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at 6:38 a.m. at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, Ohio following an extended illness. She was born September 29, 1948 in Youngstown, Ohio. She was the daughter of Roger...
(RNS) — “Since 2018, the Southern Baptist Convention has lost a series of high-profile leaders whose tenures ended due to controversy or misconduct,” began the recent RNS article, “Can anyone lead the Southern Baptist Convention forward? ” By Bob Smietana. Maybe the author is trying to find leaders in the wrong places.