Religion | Life
Corinth church to host 'festival of lights'
Glory of Zion, a Corinth church, will host a three-day festival of lights from Dec. 8-10. The event is free and suitable for all ages.
The Thoughtful Pastor: Let's honor the two different Christmases — religious and economic
Lewisville choir to perform Christmas concerts
James A. Mann: From loss to joy — The Ghost of Christmas Present
In my last column, I described the pain often associated with the Ghost of Christmas Past. The holidays remind us of how things were; and how they are different today. If we can deal with the past, we then turn to the present. Like Scrooge, we're not real sure we want to look upon the Ghost of Christmas Present. Scrooge made a choice to be a scrooge. Those of us grieving have had our joy taken from us.
Local choir to perform cantata on Dec. 5
North Central Texas Chorale will perform Joseph M. Martin's Winter Rose Cantata at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5 at St. Peter Catholic Church, 424 Main St. in Lindsay.
James A. Mann: Power of God's love disables the power of that thing we fear
The power of God's love disables the power of that thing we fear, and His presence drives those fears away. James A. Mann, Ph. D. , is a Denton native and the lead pastor of New Life Church of Denton.
Denton church raises money for clean water in Tanzania and Haiti
"In areas where we know there is a need, we are drilling," said Bob Bentley of Singing Oaks Church of Christ, which raised $16,000 Sunday to build much-needed wells in Haiti and Tanzania.
James A. Mann: From loss to joy — the Ghost of Christmas Past
Ebenezer Scrooge, eponymous with refusing to "keep Christmas," must deal head-on with the holiday he would rather ignore.
The Thoughtful Pastor: We must teach our daughters to stand up against male sexual aggression
Those savvy with social media would have seen the #metoo hashtag that flooded cyberspace recently. The recent exposure of the relentless sexually predatory behavior of media mogul Harvey Weinstein opened those floodgates.