With all the issues going on around us today - even right here in our own homeland - we long for peace. We look to our leadership for answers, and we will either agree or disagree with their response.
Think about the last time you attended a wedding.
Today's Scripture: "Be cheerful no matter what; pray all the time; thank God no matter what happens. This is the way God wants you who belong to Christ Jesus to live" 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 (MSG).
A time of celebration is in the air.
"Rejoice in the Lord always, and again I say, Rejoice" (Philippians 4:4).
Today on Mother's Day, we say "thank you" to all the women who so positively have impacted the world and our lives with their love, untiring work, unselfish giving and undivided devotion - not to mention carrying us to gestation and bearing the pain of bringing us into the world.
Prayer always is in order. In this chaotic, stress-filled society, prayer is the one thing that can bring hope, peace, love and healing.
Psalms 133:1 says, "Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity." This is a familiar passage of scripture loved and quoted by many. In fact, it is the basis for the theme of the United Ministerial Alliance of Liberty County. Our theme says, "United we stand, divided we fall."
Blindness has not stopped Kurt LaBouve from singing, preaching and teaching the gospel of Jesus Christ.
We live in a fast-paced community here in Hinesville, Fort Stewart, Liberty and the surrounding counties. Many people suffer crises and tragedies, but they don't have enough caregivers to count on.
SAVANNAH - Two feuding Episcopal church groups have settled a long-running dispute, years after a Savannah congregation split from the Episcopal Church amid a dispute over homosexuality.
We all have experienced conflict and criticism from someone in our lives. Those 'someone's' could be members of our family, co-workers, friends, spouses, fellow church members and friends, even strangers.
Many people view walking as an inexpensive and healthy form of exercise. Still others walk for worthy causes.
In the economical times we are experiencing it doesn't take much to be negative. Being positive requires action, such as having faith, thinking positive and being determined.
I would like to paraphrase an interesting story about an old-timer who lived in a small rural Southeastern town near Coastal Georgia. Everyone thought he was a man of great wisdom. He sat on his front porch every evening and kept an eye on what happened in his neighborhood. He often was visited by people of the town, especially younger men and women seeking advice on matters.
The Zionites have been preparing for this grand celebration all year.
In the summer of 1995, Mubin Shaikh traveled throughout Pakistan, volunteering with a missionary group in the sweltering summer heat.
Episcopal Church leaders adopted rituals for same-sex marriage ceremonies, making it the third mainline Protestant denomination in America to do so.
Muslims throughout the world are observing Ramadan, also known as the month of fasting. Given the atrocities committed during this month by so-called Muslims, I ...
Darryl Waters says he was raised by devout Christian grandparents in the quaint bayou community of Gibson, Louisiana.
Last weekend, we, as a country, celebrated our freedom.
It has been a few weeks since the shootings that took place in the church in Charleston. I usually write my columns four or five ...
A contentious five-year battle over the ordination of women as Seventh-day Adventist ministers ended Wednesday with a 58 percent "no" vote at the group's ...
Someone who believes in God must believe that his word is true and must be obeyed as it is given.
The Fourth of July is five days behind us now, but while the scent of sulfur from the fireworks lingers, let me add a P ...