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Why we will no longer be a welcoming church
We’ve decided to quit being a welcoming church. No kidding. We’re giving it up. Like so many congregations, we’ve sunk an amazing amount of time and energy into becoming a welcoming church. We changed worship styles, trained greeters and ushers, wore name tags, brewed coffee, went to workshops on hospitality and put our friendliest people …
Guilt By Association: Why Franklin Graham is Bad for My Church
As a Baptist minister, I wish to state that Mr. Graham does not speak for me, nor for a large, and rapidly growing segment in the broad stream of Christianity.
Why Churches Can't Do Ministry the Way They Used To
By: Dennis BickersIf they want to successfully impact a changing world for Jesus Christ, pastors and churches must continually reinvent themselves. Churches will either continue to reinvent themselves or they will die.
Top Tix: Music happenings around the New River Valley
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Campaigns grapple with how to manage cybersecurity in 2020
WASHINGTON (AP) - While candidates were focused on campaigning in 2016, Russians were carrying out a devastating cyber-operation that changed the landscape of American politics, with aftershocks continuing well into Donald Trump's presidency And it all started with the click of a tempting email and a typed-in password Whether presidential campaigns have learned from the cyberattacks is a critical question ahead as the 2020 election approaches…
Bar review: Discover rum in The Ship’s Hold
The Galley extends its nautical theme in downtown St. Petersburg.
Why Patriot Prayer has been holding rallies in Battle Ground
If you’ve been in Battle Ground the last few weeks, you might’ve seen Joey Gibson, of right-wing group Patriot Prayer, and others marching through the town waiving American and Gadsden flags as well as at least one sign opposing a ballot initiative from last year’s election. Gibson, who grew to prominence by staging rallies in …
Google’s new political ad rules unite Democratic and Republican campaigns in opposition
The policies, which restrict how campaigns can target users online, left strategists fearing they had lost a key tool for culling new supporters and donations less than a year before the 2020 election
The Technology 202: New Senate report highlights how Russia's social media campaign influenced...
Market value of top UK firms up £50bn as post-election rally continues
FTSE 100 posts biggest one-day gain since week after EU referendum in June 2016
Hacker attacks: How Ohio Air Force base trains cyber army
DAYTON >> Cyber hackers bent on chaos could potentially attack water treatment and chemical plants, power grids, financial institutions and disable weapon systems, and have stolen personal data of millions of federal employees and consumers.
Former Missouri chief justice and a top St. Louis prosecutor join county prosecutor's office
Wesley Bell hires former Missouri Supreme Court Justice Michael Wolff and former first assistant at the St. Louis Circuit Attorney's office , Robert Steele
Politicians should foot bill for campaign rallies
There was an article in the regional digest section of Sunday's Chronicle that stated Missoula County commissioners approved a policy to charge organizers of political events for law enforcement costs
Better Together says St. Louis consolidation could save $55 million first year, $1 billion by...
The analysis shows that the merged city’s annual budget will run a surplus, but critics want more proof.
ZZ Top is this year’s big draw at the Republic of Texas Biker Rally
Get ready for the invasion of the motorcycles next weekend: The Republic of Texas Biker Rally hits town June 7-9, and they're bringing ZZ Top with them this time. The multimillion-selling Texas rock trio will play the annual bash at the Travis County Expo Center on...
Why it’s not ideal year for Tigers to hold first overall MLB Draft pick
JaCoby Jones’ exceptional range and plus speed. Niko Goodrum’s rocket arm. Christin Stewart’s raw power. Pete Kozma’s soft hands.
19-year-old shot, killed in what police say is 20th homicide this year in East St. Louis
Cops say a 19-year-old man was shot and killed in East St. Louis, Illinois in Southern Illinois. Officers said they have not identified the man but said a person of interest is being questioned.
Ohio State withstands Kent State rally before winning 71-52
COLUMBUS — Kaleb Wesson scored 17 points and No. 10 Ohio State recovered after a furious second-half rally from Kent State to pull away for a 71-52 win Monday night.