05 August 2017
The Weekly Word: Look at the fig tree

The Weekly Word: Look at the fig tree


By The Rev. Daniel Larson, Cross Evangelical Lutheran Church and Hospice of North Iowa Spiritual Counselor Jesus once told a parable, saying:...
22 July 2017
The Weekly Word: A child’s perspective

The Weekly Word: A child’s perspective


By Coulter Page, Senior Pastor, Bethany Alliance Church This week at Bethany Alliance Church we are charging forward hard. We kicked off Summ...
13 July 2017
The Weekly Word: What we need, not necessarily what we want

The Weekly Word: What we need, not necessarily what we want


By Tim Purcell, Superintendent Iowa/Minn. District Weslyan Church And my God will meet all your needs according to his glorious riches in Christ Je...
 
12 June 2017
‘Totus Tuus’ program visits IC Elementary School

‘Totus Tuus’ program visits IC Elementary School


Staff report Immaculate Conception Catholic Church wrapped the first day of new program "Totus Tuus" on Monday, with a group of 35 elementary stude...
24 March 2017
Be open to discover God’s message in his creation all around us

Be open to discover God’s message in his creation all around us


The Rev. Jan Tjaden, First Congregational UCC, Orchard During Lent we look behind the events of the day to the meaning. Even when things look thoroug...
01 March 2017
Wrestling with the Reformation

Wrestling with the Reformation


The Rev. Matthew Lucio, Charles City Seventh-day Adventist Church “Is the Reformation over?” That’s the provocative question I am wrestling wi...
 
16 February 2017
IC father-daughter dance raises money for literacy

IC father-daughter dance raises money for literacy


  By Chris Baldus, cbaldus@charlescitypress.com Ethan Hadley is a dancing hero. The flu got hold of his dad, Jeff, putting him out of acti...
10 February 2017
St. John Evangelical announces Lenten schedule

St. John Evangelical announces Lenten schedule


The St. John Evangelical Church's Lenten series theme this year is “The Elementary Teachings of Christ.” This series will be based on Hebrews ...
08 February 2017
Martin Luther, Reformation anniversary focus of annual Lynes Lecture in History

Martin Luther, Reformation anniversary focus of annual Lynes Lecture in History


To the Press WAVERLY — The Rev. Kathryn Kleinhans will present “Why Martin Luther and the Reformation Matter 500 Years Later” during Wartbu...
 
01 February 2017
Archbishop delivers message of caring to IC students

Archbishop delivers message of caring to IC students


By Chris Baldus, cbaldus@charlescitypress.com His message about caring drew chuckles from the children filling the pews Wednesday morning when the...