Religion

THE REV. SAYS: God works a miracle

Sometimes I look at my world, and it seems drab and depressing. And then, there are times when there is color everywhere, and my eyes behold a world of excitement and marvelous beauty. God works a miracle, and it is not just because some times the world

Religion

First Christian Church to hold VBS starting July 12

QUINCY -- Family VBS, "Building God's Dream," will be held from 6 to 8:15 p.m. Thursdays, July 12, 19, 26 and Aug. 2, at First Christian Church, 1415 Maine. Supper will be served each night. Participants will learn about God, while playing games and helpin

Volunteers rely on faith, fundraising to save Jensen Woods
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Volunteers rely on faith, fundraising to save Jensen Woods

Heading into the final month of fundraising to buy the Jensen Woods Camp near Timewell, Gretchen Forsythe continues to focus on a Bible verse. "This all along has been a journey of faith," said Forsythe, president of the Jensen Camp Foundation.

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THE REV. SAYS: Without hope, life becomes a nightmare

There's more to life than complaining. There's always hope. When it's hot outside, I'll think cool. When it's cold, I'll think warm. When there's nothing but trouble, I'll try to whistle. When people say it can't be done, I'll remember those who have work

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Vahle to take over for Hetzler at First Union

QUINCY -- The Rev. Chuck Hetzler is anxious to begin the next phase of his career. So is the Rev. Josh Vahle. Hetzler is leaving his role as senior pastor at First Union Congregational Church in Quincy after accepting a similar position with Bethesda Grace