Community Calendar

THE MORNING OFFERING: Embrace the Prodigal Son

Embrace the Prodigal Son Some people abandon themselves to sin in order to cover up their lack of self esteem. In their need for intimacy and acceptance, they seek out worldly pleasures, thinking these will fill the void that has kept them from happiness. In their desperate search for love, they are unable to form lasting friendships, and they spiral ...

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THE MORNING OFFERING: Chaplains

Chaplains I’m in Cannon Beach, Oregon, to attend the Northwest Regional Training Seminar for the International Conference of Police Chaplains. I’ve been coming to this conference, held in February of every year, for about fourteen years. I am grateful to God for all the friendships I’ve formed with other chaplains during these many  years of service as a police and ...

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THE MORNING OFFERING: In Sorrow

In Sorrow Many years, ago, I met Richard, Rose, Savannah, and Ryan on a forest trail, where we discovered to our joy, we had many connections: we were connected in very general ways as people who live on Vashon Island. We were connected more intimately in that we lived quite close to one another in the Village of Dockton.  And ...

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FEBRUARY 24 -26 4-H TEEN RETREAT

FEBRUARY 24 -26 4-H TEEN RETREAT  Camp Timpoochee. Planned for teens by teens. Grow your leadership skills, earn camp counselor certification credits, learn how to apply for 4 H scholarships, meet other teens, enjoy fun shops taught by teens and more. Call 892.8172 to register.

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FEBRUARY 4th & 5th – FIREARMS SAFETY COURSE

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4th & MARCH 25th FIREARMS SAFETY COURSE 8:30 AM at the Geneva Farm Center on Hwy. 52 in Geneva. This course will cover firearm safety, weapon and ammo selection, holster selection, concealed and open carry laws, use of deadly force, criminal and civil concerns, etc. Range day will be at a later date.  Call the Geneva County Sheriff’s ...

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Rep. Gaetz: Second Amendment not negotiable

Rep. Gaetz: Second Amendment not negotiable Liberal activist John Cork asks in a recent column, “Who is Matt Gaetz Protecting?” The answer: Gun owners and our Constitution. Some on the left believe the Second Amendment is negotiable, flexible – even forgettable. I don’t – and Andy Marlette’s cartoons provide the evidence. Our founders understood that America’s strength comes from empowering ...

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Friday, January 20th – SPAGHETTI DINNER FUNDRAISER

  Friday, January 20th SPAGHETTI DINNER FUNDRAISER 5 PM – 8 PM or until gone VFW POST 4437 1109 U.S. Hwy. 90  DeFuniak Springs, FL   Spaghetti, Bread, Salad & Desert $5 per plate TAKEOUTS AVAILABLE All proceeds benefit the DeFuniak Springs Boy Scout Troop 535 Eagle Scout project consisting in the construction of a walled-in enclosure around the POW-MIA ...

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Grit & Grace, Inc., Announces Plans for their 2017 Annual Membership Meeting

Grit & Grace, Inc., Announces Plans for their 2017 Annual Membership Meeting Grit & Grace, Inc., Walton County’s Official Folk Life Production, cordially invites those interested in attending their 2017 Annual Membership Meeting to join them on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 2:00 pm at the Chautauqua Hall of Brotherhood, 95 Circle Drive, DeFuniak Springs, Florida. Grit & Grace, Inc., ...

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THE MORNING OFFERING: Forbearance

Forbearance We, by our very nature, want everything right now. We want results NOW, and by our very rush we deprive ourselves of real progress, the progress that only comes through labor and struggle. By being in a hurry, we rely only on ourselves, and thus distance ourselves from the very relationship that will last for all eternity. The more ...

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