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October 26, 2018
Clergy View: God is present
In chapter 12 of the book of Genesis, God calls Abram (Abraham) to leave his country and his family and go to a new place that God will show...
October 26, 2018 - 5:00pm
October 16, 2018
Reader Opinion: Being gay is not a choice
Based on peculiar and out-dated interpretations of the Old and New Testaments, the Clergy View (Oct. 5, 2018) by Pastor Howard Parks of the Brainerd Laestadian Lutheran Church asserts that homosexuality is a choice. Give me a break. Who would choose to be gay and risk harassment,...
October 16, 2018 - 2:30pm
October 12, 2018
Clergy View: God is not going to give up
Bladder cancer. Never smoked a puff in my life. After almost 40 years of praying for parishioners as they battled cancer of one sort or another,...
October 12, 2018 - 3:30pm
October 5, 2018
Clergy View: Choices in life
Throughout time, people need to make choices. Our lives are full of decisions every day. Some choices may be good, but some may not be very good....
October 5, 2018 - 12:30pm
September 28, 2018
Clergy View: We need a shepherd, not a cowboy
Greetings! I pray you are enjoying the beautiful fall weather. One of my favorite authors is Max Lucado. He is a pastor of great insight and wisdom. I am reminded of a writing from his book titled "A Gentle Thunder." These words continue to be valuable to us today.
September 28, 2018 - 12:30pm
September 25, 2018
Reader Opinion: A bright new day
The way I've read it, centuries ago, religion and government were in "collusion." To greatly simplify it, the Catholic church used the government to empower itself over the people, and the government used the church to also empower itself over the people. The church found certain...
September 25, 2018 - 8:30am
September 21, 2018
Clergy View: Whose heart do you have?
"Moreover I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit within you; I will remove the heart of stone from your flesh and give you a heart of flesh." Ezekiel 37:26
September 21, 2018 - 1:30pm
September 7, 2018
Clergy View: Obliged to die
Recently a popular Twin Cities TV journalist announced in a live interview his cancer had returned. He looked visibly shaken as he responded...
September 7, 2018 - 1:30pm
September 5, 2018
Catholic priests accused of having sex in a car spark international uproar
The men having sex inside the Volkswagen Beetle were so involved that a Miami-Dade police officer said he had to tap on the window to let them...
September 5, 2018 - 10:38pm
August 24, 2018
Church News - Aug. 24
Outdoor gospel concert planned MALMO—Duane and Deb Hawkinson and Friends will be in concert 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at the Malmo Free Church. The Hawkinsons are local musicians who perform in many venues. Come as you are and bring a lawn chair to Malmo Church's 23rd year of...
August 24, 2018 - 2:30pm
Clergy View: Stand firm
"Therefore take up the whole armor of God, so that you may be able to withstand on that evil day, and having done everything, to stand firm." — Ephesians 6:13
August 24, 2018 - 12:30pm
August 16, 2018
Pennsylvania church officials helped ex-priest get job at Disney World knowing he was 'sexual predator,' report says
For 15 years, a man reportedly piloting trains at Walt Disney World in Orlando kept a dark secret locked away. When Edward Ganster died at 71...
August 16, 2018 - 7:46am
August 10, 2018
Church News - Aug. 10
This week at Trinity This Sunday, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1420 S. Sixth St., Brainerd, Pastor Dave Holte will be preaching his fourth sermon on the topic, "What Does Pastor Dave Really Believe?" This is a series of five sermons on this theme that lead up to his retirement Aug....
August 10, 2018 - 3:30pm
August 3, 2018
Clergy View: It's a faith issue
"Jesus then took the loaves, gave thanks, and distributed to those who were seated as much as they wanted. He did the same with the fish." (NIV)
August 3, 2018 - 8:42am
Church News - Aug. 3
Intercessory Prayer Time set Note the new location for spring, summer and fall. The monthly worship and intercessory prayer time will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5, at Gregory Park by the fountain. Bring lawn chairs. If there is rain, meet at Park United Methodist Church, 315 Sixth St....
August 3, 2018 - 8:40am