| May 2, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Churches and faith groups opposed to Arizona's immigration law have demonstrations, prayers and marches planned through the country for “Immigrant Sabbath” today, May 2. Here's a partial list of the events planned:Â Â Â Â Phoe...
| Jun 13, 2010
NEW YORK — Just before Sherie Rene Scott debuted in "Everyday Rapture" at off-Broadway's Second Stage last spring, she panicked.
"I thought to myself, 'Oh, God, this could go really, really badly,' " the 43-year-old actress recalls about a...
| May 15, 2011
I scrambled out of bed at dawn's first light, dashed to the barn to milk a cow, stopped by the chicken coop to collect fresh-from-the-hen eggs, then doubled back to the farmhouse for breakfast. Six of us gathered around the table at Verdant View Farm B&B,...
| Aug 9, 2010
| 12:12 PM
The Mennonite Central Committee ( MCC) has confirmed one of their own was among those gunned down in a recent Taliban attack. 40-year old Glen D. Lapp, a Mennonite Central Committee worker was on a mission in Afghanistan. The United States Embassy...
| Jan 16, 2011
| 6:25 PM
In a chapel lighted in shades of blue in honor of Rev. Martin Luther King’s embrace of non-violent protest, a confidante of King’s reminded congregants at St. Sabina Catholic Church on Sunday to remember him as a man of accomplishment who...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 1:53 PM
This story is all about numbers — Combing nine days, hundreds of volunteers and thousands of pounds of meat. It adds up to a mixture of different religious faiths working together for a common cause.
For the next several days, part of Goshen has...
| Jan 29, 2011
| 11:32 AM
Eastern Mennonite scored over 100 points for the fourth time this season in a 116-89 victory over Roanoke in ODAC action Saturday afternoon at the Bast Center. The Maroons dropped to 8-10 overall, 4-6 in the ODAC. The Runnin’ Royals, ranked #18 in...
| Sep 7, 2010
| 10:29 AM
"Mennonite in a Little Black Dress: A Memoir of Going Home"
By Rhoda Janzen
Henry Holt and Company, 256 pp., $22.00
I worry that it might be impossible to share with anyone who doesn’t have a background similar to Rhoda Janzen’s the wicked...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 2:09 PM
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference began its four-day stay at the Salem Civic Center Thursday afternoon with the quarterfinals of the women's tournament taking center stage. The men will tip off on Friday with the finals of both being played on Sunday....
| Mar 5, 2011
| 10:04 PM
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| Jun 30, 2011
There are outdoor summer festivals and then there's the Kutztown Folk Festival.
The annual event, held each year in the Pennsylvania town that bears its name, is larger than life in every which way. It attracts around 150,000 visitors each year. It's...