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PASTOR’S CORNER: Finding enlightenment in preaching

By Rev. O.L. Johnson Religion Columnist Let’s talk about preaching. Every Sunday, literally millions witness preaching between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. in the church sanctuaries of the world. Reactions to preaching vary. Some play cell phone games; others send text messages. Then there are the clock-watchers who can’t wait for the benediction. Some do Read More…

Columnists Opinion Religion

PASTOR’S CORNER: The power of a winning attitude

Motivational speakers will tell you that developing and maintaining a winning attitude are big factors in being successful in life’s endeavors. Back in 1993, the Phoenix Suns tried to capitalize on this belief when they placed this quote, attributed to Boston Celtic great Bill Russell, above their locker room door, “the game is scheduled — Read More…