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Slow Down, Tune In, Be Still. . .

Slow Down, Tune In, Be Still. . .

Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth! Psalm 46:10 Christmas can be a very hard…

It’s a Great Thing to Do a Little Thing Well

It’s a Great Thing to Do a Little Thing Well

The words of the poet Emily Dickinson… How many Flowers fail in Wood— Or perish from the Hill— Without the privilege to know That they are Beautiful—   How many…

Can a Christian Believe in Reincarnation?

Can a Christian Believe in Reincarnation?

As he passed by, he saw a man blind from birth.  And his disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?” (John 9:1-2) Every now and then,…

Easy Holiday Fun!

Easy Holiday Fun!

The big day for most children is drawing nearer every day. And those days are flying by! What have you done with your wee one this week? Allow me to…

The Christmas Rose

The Christmas Rose

One of the sweetest stories told at Christmas is the legend of the Christmas Rose. It is an English legend that says that a little shepherd girl of Bethlehem followed…

Verbing, Bob-tailed Mice & Genetic Absolution

Verbing, Bob-tailed Mice & Genetic Absolution

You can learn a lot from all these bright young folks (BYFs) running around. I just found out about “verbing.” Verbing is what the BYFs call it when you take…

CMH Announces Window Painting Contest Winners

CMH Announces Window Painting Contest Winners

The Christmas Season is officially underway at Community Memorial Healthcenter (CMH) in South Hill once the windows are beautifully painted for the holidays.  Each year CMH holds its annual Window…

Students Spread Holiday Joy

Students Spread Holiday Joy

Bluestone High Schools students have done it again! The Foreign Language Club and classes, sponsored by Mrs. Magnolia Clanton and Ms. Laur Warren, have donated four full boxes to “Toys…

Angel Tree gifts benefit Infant and Toddler Connection of the Heartland families

Angel Tree gifts benefit Infant and Toddler Connection of the Heartland families

Longwood University’s chapter of the National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NSSLHA) sponsored an Angel Tree to collect Holiday gifts for children served by the Infant and Toddler Connection (ITC) of the…

Gift of 1000 Books

Gift of 1000 Books

The Charlotte Adult Learning Center and the Charlotte County Chapter of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs partnered to bring 1000 new books to over 500 children through the gift…