Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Religion

Whitman: Let's pay more attention to the suffering in our community

Whitman: Let's pay more attention to the suffering in our community

I do not appreciate Joel Osteen. Never have.The whole "Christian Prosperity Gospel" thing irks me. When Osteen didn't open his multi-million dollar Lakewood Church to shelter Texans devastated by Harvey, I grimaced. Because ugh.And, fittingly, the ch...
Updated a year ago
New pastor arrives at First Baptist of New Port Richey

New pastor arrives at First Baptist of New Port Richey

Jay Huddleston, First Baptist Church of New Port Richey's new pastor, remembers the moment God confirmed his call to ministry.As a dentistry school student torn between healing and preaching, Huddleston observed a dental surgery."I fainted in the mid...
Updated a year ago

Hernando Religion Calendar for Sept. 8

BrooksvilleGrace World Outreach Church, 20366 Cortez Blvd., has new service times at 9 and 11 a.m. each Sunday. Call (352) 795-3685.Spring HillFellowship Community Church, 11250 Spring Hill Drive, will have a community dish lunch after the 11:15 a.m....
Updated a year ago

Keystone United Methodist pastor combines fish, chips and faith

Keystone United Methodist Church pastor Chris Kirk knows good fish 'n chips.Being raised in England, he's also patronized a pub or two.Naturally Kirk chose a pub as the location for Keystone's newest outreach ministry, a 10-week course exploring Chri...
Updated a year ago
Apollo Beach music minister hopes new single will prove 'Unstoppable'

Apollo Beach music minister hopes new single will prove 'Unstoppable'

Calvary Lutheran's music director, a noted musician, releases song to benefit food pantry.
Updated a year ago

Religion Calendar for Sept. 1

Spring HillChabad Spring Hill is offering the Shofar Factory to Jewish children — ages 3 to 13 with adult supervision — from 10:30 a.m. to noon Sept. 10 at Holiday Inn Express, 3528 Commercial Way. The cost is $5 per child online at chaba...
Updated a year ago
Church aims to build community outreach center to benefit Moon Lake

Church aims to build community outreach center to benefit Moon Lake

Manna-Mission Inc. in New Port Richey needs help developing 10 acres off Midvale Avenue.Manna, led by Moon Lake Christian Fellowship Church pastor Lad Dubovsky, received the land from Pasco County in 2010.After the clearing of trees and some minor ch...
Updated a year ago
Woman uses her personal story to reach others facing problems

Woman uses her personal story to reach others facing problems

SPRING HILL — Last week, Kathy Shallcross shared her Christian testimony with a group of women at a restaurant in Brooksville who promised to pray for her ministry.Ministry is not something new to Shallcross. She's been sharing the story of her...
Updated a year ago

Religion Calendar for Aug. 25

BrooksvilleBrooksville Seventh-day Adventist Church, 991 W Jefferson St., will offer a health seminar, "Keys to More Abundant Living," from Aug. 25 to 27. Linda Bentancurt, a nurse who has lectured in more than 25 countries on the topic of preventive...
Updated a year ago
Sarah Whitman: In the wake of Charlottesville, America must do better

Sarah Whitman: In the wake of Charlottesville, America must do better

TAMPA — Charlottesville happened.Nearly 250 years into our country's story, Americans maintain the right to say and even do what to me (and I pray you), seem like unthinkable things. I do not question why people can march a campus shouting raci...
Updated a year ago