Easter Eggs: What Is the History Behind This Tradition?

By , Copy Editor| March 9th, 2018|

Have you ever wondered what eggs have to do with Easter? Why do we dye and hunt for Easter eggs every year? What is the connection between Easter eggs and the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ? Many of us might think Easter eggs and Easter egg hunts are a commercialized form of the Easter [...]

Local Easter Events for the Family

By , Copy Editor| March 7th, 2018|

Spring and Easter are right around the corner! There are a lot of local events for you and your family to attend to celebrate this wonderful time. From Easter Egg Hunts to Easter adventures under the sea, there are fun Easter events for the whole family. Easter Events Under the Sea Looking for a unique [...]

What I Learned About the Impact of Divorce

By , Contributing Writer| March 4th, 2018|

The Emotional Impact of Divorce Having lost both of my parents, a sister, many other relatives, and friends to death, there's a part of me that believes the death of my marriage and subsequent divorce resulted in a longer, more agonizing period of grief than the death of my loved ones. When someone we love [...]

Finding Ways to Influence the 800,000

By , Contributing Writer| March 1st, 2018|

Called to Influence the 800,000 One of the important roles of the church is to influence the un-churched by reaching out to people in the community that do not know God. While many of us know we are supposed to reach people who have not experienced the love of God, we might not always know [...]