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Catholic Bishops of Florida Issue Statement on 46th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

TALLAHASSEE, FL (Jan. 16, 2019) – In a joint statement, Florida’s Catholic bishops continued an annual tradition of recognizing the Jan. 22, 1973, U.S. Supreme Court decision in Roe...

Just One More Child

Her motto is, “Just one more child.” This is what the shoebox lady, Elaine Lauderdale, has on her mind when she encourages everyone to participate in Operation Christmas Child...

Three Things Your Child Can Do At the Beach

Summer time is beach time. When the weather gets hot, most of us want to plop down in a chair, sip an icy beverage, and wiggle our toes in...

Your Pet’s Food – Studies Reveal New Information

The Food and Drug Administration recently issued an alert about reports of canine dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) in dogs eating pet foods containing peas, lentils, legume seeds, or potatoes as...

Loving the Little Children

The plight of little children has been headline news in the United States recently. Following illegal entry into this country, immigrant families are being separated upon apprehension. Children are...

Harmful vs. Beneficial Foods for Optimum Health and Weight

Understanding what foods are beneficial versus harmful is really confusing today, especially since the food industry entices us through great marketing and by adding addictive ingredients. In previous articles,...

Recycling and Redemption: Making All Things New

The City of Valparaiso recently stopped their curbside recycling program.  Valparaiso now has recycling bins at City Hall and one of the area schools. Will people take the time...

Melting Pot Missionary

For some reason, our notion of a missionary is someone sent to far off lands to live in huts among primitive people who speak some strange gibberish.

Surprising Things You Can Expect From a Christian Writers Conference

As someone who has now attended three conferences and will be attending two more this year, I can tell you that there’s nothing more beneficial to a writer than going to a conference.

A Godly Approach to the Sins of the Father

In the wake of the protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, virtually every city in the nation is trying to determine if their statues and monuments are politically correct (including my city of Tallahassee). For many, the memorials of our founding fathers are now epicenters of violence and hatred. It seems everyone now falls into one of two groups: those who want the statues to remain and those who want them removed.

Pastors

A Candid Interview with Steve Austin, Author of ‘From Pastor to Psych Ward’

I grew up in a fundamentalist church culture that demanded outward performance, to the detriment of genuine faith. Because my brain didn't work like other Christians I knew, I learned to blend in and keep my mouth shut.

A Blueprint for Prayer: Three Personal Petitions

Martin Lloyd-Jones said, “Man is at his greatest and highest when upon his knees he comes face to face with God.” Jesus knew the...

Taking the Next Step: An Interview with Noah Turner

Noah Turner has taken the next step in life, graduating from the North Carolina high school, Western Alamance, now playing football for Wake Forest University, and is taking the next steps in his faith

Books