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Religion

CROP Walk is on Sunday

MIFFLINTOWN — The Juniata County Ministerium hopes to raise $15,000 for this year’s CROP 5K Fun Walk/Run. The annual event benefits Church World Service as they partner with hunger ministries in the United States and around the world. As part of that partnership, 25 percent of the funds ...

A Bible reading audit

How much do you read the Bible? No really — how much do you actually read the Bible? When I was in High School, I used to read Sports Illustrated cover to cover every week. I guess you could say it was my Bible. I loved to play sports, but I loved to watch sports and follow sports even ...

Take things one day at a time, living in God’s graces

But in the fourth generation they shall return here, for the iniquity of the Amorites is not yet complete. Genesis 15:16 An old friend of mine once made the statement, “after three days, relatives and fish begin to stink.” It’s always nice to see our family, but after they are at our ...

McCoysville Presbyterian celebrates 220 years

McCOYSVILLE — McCoysville Presbyterian Church will be celebrating more than Reformation on Sunday, Oct. 31. The church will be celebrating 220 years of ministry with a worship service at 11 a.m. Attendees can take a tour through the church and check out the memorabilia at the open house ...

Southern Baptist panel to open legal records for abuse probe

The Associated Press A top committee of the Southern Baptist Convention agreed Tuesday to open up legally protected records to investigators who will look into how it handled, or mishandled, cases of sexual abuse within the nation’s largest Protestant denomination over the past two ...

Religion briefs

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