12 October 2018
The Weekly Word: Good friends

The Weekly Word: Good friends


By Robert Williams, Lead Pastor at The Bridge Church So many of my biggest regrets in life involve hanging out with the wrong people. And I’m pret...
14 September 2018
THE WEEKLY WORD: Making room

THE WEEKLY WORD: Making room


By Coulter Page, Senior Pastor, Bethany Alliance Church A major part of my summer was tending to my garden. I spent many days out there weeding, wate...
31 August 2018
The Weekly Word: We need more men

The Weekly Word: We need more men


By Robert Williams, Lead Pastor at The Bridge Church In the beginning, when Adam and Eve sinned, many believe that it was all Eve’s fault. “When ...
 
17 August 2018
The Weekly Word: Jesus is the ‘Bread of Life’

The Weekly Word: Jesus is the ‘Bread of Life’


By The Rev. Daniel Larson, Cross Lutheran Church We live in a time when it has been said "God is dead." Indeed, it seems as if most people no longer ...
20 July 2018
THE WEEKLY WORD: One big mistake

THE WEEKLY WORD: One big mistake


By Robert Williams, Lead Pastor at The Bridge Church One. Big. Mistake. That’s the thought I am sure went through Matt Hasselbeck’s mind the d...
22 June 2018
THE WEEKLY WORD: Weeding

THE WEEKLY WORD: Weeding


By Coulter Page, Senior Pastor, Bethany Alliance Church Last time I wrote here, I talked to you all about my garden. Using the analogy of my earthly ...
 
18 May 2018
The Weekly Word: Our all-knowing God

The Weekly Word: Our all-knowing God


By The Rev. Daniel Larson, Pastor, Cross Evangelical Lutheran Church / Spiritual Care Counselor, Hospice of North Iowa How many of us have encountere...
14 February 2018
Valentine’s Day , Ash Wednesday pair for unique holiday observance

Valentine’s Day , Ash Wednesday pair for unique holiday observance


Press Staff Report As Ash Wednesday and Valentine's Day coincided this year, church leaders reminded parishioners that Lent recognizes a unique e...
01 February 2018
The Weekly Word: Benefits and submission

The Weekly Word: Benefits and submission


By Robert Williams, Lead Pastor at The Bridge Church  I was reading in my Bible the other day and found myself in the book of Exodus. Have you ever...
 
22 December 2017
The Rev. Ruth Yeaton to retire from First Baptist

The Rev. Ruth Yeaton to retire from First Baptist


By Kate Hayden, khayden@charlescitypress.com After 19 years serving First Baptist Church in Charles City, Rev. Ruth Yeaton is leading her final Chr...