20 April 2020
Travelin’ Band

Travelin’ Band


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Some inspirational sounds may have passed through your neighborhood in Charles City Saturday afternoon. ...
10 April 2020
The Weekly Word: Jesus will make our burden light, even now

The Weekly Word: Jesus will make our burden light, even now


By Pastor Matt Howlett, First Baptist Church The last time I wrote an article for the newspaper was at the beginning of Lent. I was reflecting on all...
03 April 2020
The Weekly Word: Lament the loss

The Weekly Word: Lament the loss


By Robert Williams, Lead Pastor at The Bridge Church I don’t think there is a single person on this planet that hasn’t been completely thrown for...
 
27 March 2020
The Weekly Word: Please remain calm

The Weekly Word: Please remain calm


By the Rev. Daniel Larson, Cross Lutheran Church We should all remain calm. But how can we remain calm these days when there is so much turmoil an...
13 March 2020
The Weekly Word: Can we ever be ‘good enough’ for God?

The Weekly Word: Can we ever be ‘good enough’ for God?


By Coulter Page, Senior Pastor, Bethany Alliance Church We ourselves are Jews by birth and not Gentile sinners; yet we know that a person is not just...
24 January 2020
The Weekly Word: The right foundation

The Weekly Word: The right foundation


Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock. The rain came down, t...
 
21 January 2020
Charles City pastor Leeper opens 2020 Iowa legislative session with prayer

Charles City pastor Leeper opens 2020 Iowa legislative session with prayer


To the Press Russ Leeper, senior pastor of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church of Charles City, led the Iowa House of Representatives in the openi...
10 January 2020
Weekly Word: Running the Rat Race

Weekly Word: Running the Rat Race


By Rob Williams, Lead Pastor at The Bridge Church Life’s hard! Not every decision we make is the best one. We might wake up some mornings and fe...
20 December 2019
The Weekly Word: Christmas Lights

The Weekly Word: Christmas Lights


By Coulter Page, Senior Pastor, Bethany Alliance Church Christmas time! This has always been my favorite time of year. Ever since I was a kid, I have...
 
15 November 2019
Weekly Word: Can you be a Faithful Leader?

Weekly Word: Can you be a Faithful Leader?


By Pastor Paul Phillips, Gospel Lighthouse Church, Floyd “Well done, you good and faithful servant!” said his master. “You have been faithful i...