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Religion

The two witnesses – Revelation 11:1-14

What’s your style of witnessing for Christ? A true heart of compassion will let people know of God’s love and that God has provided a way to experience true life, an abundant life. But How? Do we all have to share the same way? No, the unbelieving world is made up of all kinds of people: ...

Musings from the mountain

Good morning, friends! I’ve got this crazy, old country song running through my mind this morning. I’m not sure why. Maybe because it just made me laugh years ago when I first heard it. It says something like: God is great, beer is good, and people are crazy. Can’t tell you who sings ...

Southern Baptist committee funds sex abuse probe

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — A top Southern Baptist Convention committee agreed Tuesday to fund a third-party investigation into its handling of sexual abuse allegations but held off on waiving its attorney-client privilege for the probe, delaying for the future a decision seen as a key demand ...

Religion briefs

Editor’s note: To submit a nonprofit announcement to The Sentinel’s Religion section, contact Erin Thompson at (717) 248-6741 or by email at ethompson@lewistownsentinel.com. Items also may be faxed to (717) 248-3481 or sent to The Sentinel, 352 Sixth Street, Lewistown, PA 17044. Items ...

Access, travel rules influence missionary vaccine policies

COVID-19 vaccine refusal rates may be high among white evangelical Christians, but the International Mission Board — which deploys thousands of missionaries — is not hesitant about the shot. The global agency of the Southern Baptist Convention, the largest evangelical Protestant ...

Date set for annual banquet

MIFFLINTOWN — Heartbeat Community Services will hold its annual fall banquet at the Mifflintown FMC building, located behind the First Baptist Church. The event will be held Oct. 30 and will begin with hors d’oeuvres at 5:30 p.m. The event begins at 6 p.m. The keynote speaker will be ...