CHURCH BRIEFS

Pets to be blessedSunday at FCCWILMINGTON — A “Blessing of the Animals” service is slated for this Sunday, October 2 at 3 p.m. in th...

September 29th, 2016 |  


The continuing message of 9-11

The continuing message of 9-11

Last weekend we celebrated the events of what has simply come to be known as 9-11. It seems awkward to celebrate the tragedy, but in a way that is wha...

September 22nd, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |  


That Great Inspection Day

That Great Inspection Day

The story is told of a young foreign immigrant who enlisted in the United States Army during the hectic times of World War II. The one drawback to his...

September 15th, 2016 |  



Does your home have indigestion?

Does your home have indigestion?

I thought that nothing could top the skunk story from last week but, alas, this past week something did. In the name of “downsizing” my br...

September 8th, 2016 |  


Are you smelling skunky today?

Are you smelling skunky today?

Smells. Don’t you just love them? There is nothing like the freshness of the smell in the air after a significant spring rain, or the captivatin...

September 1st, 2016 |  


There’s no place like home

There’s no place like home

Two events have occurred within the past several days that have made for interesting conversation, at least. The first is the Rio Summer Olympics. Wit...

August 25th, 2016 updated: August 25th, 2016. |  


Two hundred years and counting

Two hundred years and counting

The front door greeters were kept busy Sunday morning as attendance was strong at the New Antioch Church of Christ’s 200th anniversary celebrati...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Why are you worrying?

Why are you worrying?

Do you ever worry? Of course, you do; we all do.I suppose that worry could probably be called the universal problem of people everywhere. It is someth...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Have you ever been surprised?

Have you ever been surprised?

Have you ever been surprised? I mean really surprised. So completely caught off guard that you really weren’t sure if it were for real or not. L...

August 4th, 2016 |  


Pay now or pay later

Pay now or pay later

A friend of mine, Ken, was a staunch Dallas Cowboys fan, almost as much as I am an Ohio State fan. Every Sunday afternoon when the Cowboys’ game...

July 28th, 2016 |