How long is the sermon? Study ranks Christian churches

NEW YORK (AP) — How long should a sermon be?The major branches of Christianity in the U.S. have sharply different traditions, with sermons at hi...

December 19th, 2019 |  


Pondering Christmas this year

Pondering Christmas this year

Luke 2:19, “But Mary kept all these things, and pondered them in her heart.”The word ponder means to think deeply, to examine, meditate or...

December 19th, 2019 |  


Getting Ahead: ‘Hidden treasure’

Getting Ahead: ‘Hidden treasure’

When I was a boy I used to hunt for treasure. We had heard a report that there was a diamond embedded in a rock cliff way back in the woods. My friend...

December 19th, 2019 |  



New Holland UMW hold Christmas celebration

The New Holland United Methodist Women held their annual Christmas celebration Wednesday evening, Dec. 11 at the church.Rev. Brian Dunham gave the pra...

December 19th, 2019 |  


The importance of truthfulness

The importance of truthfulness

Proverbs 12:19, “The lip of truth shall be established for ever: but a lying tongue is but for a moment.”Truthfulness is one of the attrib...

December 12th, 2019 |  


Getting Ahead: ‘Fighting the fog’

Getting Ahead: ‘Fighting the fog’

When I take a shower every morning the mirror fogs up. I wipe it and the moisture streaks around, and then the fog builds right back up.We have a very...

December 12th, 2019 |  


The Trumpet Sounds: ‘The Cast of Christmas — The Shepherds’

The Trumpet Sounds: ‘The Cast of Christmas — The Shepherds’

This month at South Side we are going through a very special sermon series entitled “The Cast of Christmas” where we are looking at how ea...

December 12th, 2019 |  


I shall not be moved

I shall not be moved

Psalms 16:8, “I have set the Lord always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved.” How can someone be planted or g...

December 5th, 2019 |  


Getting Ahead: ‘Stretching’

Getting Ahead: ‘Stretching’

As I get older I am realizing the value of stretching before I become involved in a strenuous activity. Last summer I decided to go one-on-one in a ba...

December 5th, 2019 |  


Josh Wilson to perform at Heritage Memorial Church Dec. 15

Josh Wilson to perform at Heritage Memorial Church Dec. 15

Heritage Memorial Church in Washington C.H. will present its annual Christmas gift to Fayette County and the surrounding region on Sunday, Dec. 15 at ...

December 5th, 2019 |