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Events around East Texas

Fri Nov 14, 2014 9:29 pm

St. James Missionary Baptist Church, 1020 S. Lyons Ave., in Tyler will provide free food from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. The public is invited to attend. Call 903-595-2064 for more information. BOWLING DAY The Cross Spoke…


Blessings in disguise

Fri Nov 14, 2014 9:16 pm

By BY Lorri Allen, KYTX CBS 19
Betty died in the 1920s on railroad tracks. The engineer waved her through, but the train didn’t stop. Betty was one of my grandmother’s four sisters. Aunt Betty died many decades before I was born, but three generations later, our…


MD school district: no more Christmas, Easter, Yom Kippur, etc.

Wed Nov 12, 2014 4:05 pm

ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — Maryland's largest school district has voted to strip religious labels from next year's school calendar, including Christian holidays such as Easter and Christmas, and the Jewish holidays of Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashanah. The 7-1 decision…


Kentucky Baptists sever ties to gay-friendly church

Tue Nov 11, 2014 2:40 pm

DYLAN LOVAN, Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Baptists on Tuesday chose to sever ties with a Louisville church that is open to performing same-sex marriages. Baptist leaders from around the state gathering in Bowling Green for the Kentucky…


East Texas Cornerstone Assistance Network has changed lives

Fri Nov 7, 2014 10:32 pm

East Texas Cornerstone Assistance Network has changed lives By BY Emily Guevara, eguevara@tylerpaper.com
In almost two years of existence, the East Texas Cornerstone Assistance Network has changed lives through its work, and executive director Scott…


Character improvement takes work and prayer

Fri Nov 7, 2014 7:12 pm

By BY Lorri Allen, KYTX CBS 19
We praise people with character; however, the challenge is that sometimes we say a person has character when they merely act or think like we do. So, we end up vilifying those who vote for the other candidate or root…


Church supporting Ethiopian Synod

Fri Oct 31, 2014 10:07 pm

Church supporting Ethiopian Synod By BY EMILY GUEVARA, eguevara@tylerpaper.com
Almost everywhere Mark Braaten went in Ethiopia, he had followers. Maybe it was his light-colored skin that stood out in the African…


Diocese of Tyler hosting sisters

Fri Oct 31, 2014 9:46 pm

Diocese of Tyler hosting sisters Three Catholic sisters from Latin America will be working in the Diocese of Tyler as part of an exchange program started by…


God cares about all the details of our lives

Fri Oct 31, 2014 8:37 pm

At a low point a few years ago, I finally submitted in prayer that my agenda, career, ego and plans were the Lord’s. A few weeks later, a miracle happened. Just when I thought I would be looking for a…


Southern Baptists tell pastors: hold line on gays

Tue Oct 28, 2014 2:13 pm

Southern Baptists tell pastors: hold line on gays RACHEL ZOLL, AP Religion Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — More than a thousand evangelical pastors and others — gathered for a three-day…


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