Archive: January, 2017

Northern California “darkness” challenges churches

“Humboldt County, southern Humboldt, is the Mecca for the growing marijuana industry,” said Dave Seaford, pastor of First Baptist Church in Redway. “The environment, soil and rain are perfect for it, and the corporate marijuana growers are finding a political climate that is receiving them with open arms.

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Judge blocks HHS mandate on gender transition, abortion

"This ruling is a common-sense decision that is a victory for all who believe that children should not be pawns of the state and that the political ideology of the day should not supplant the consciences of doctors," said Travis Wussow, the new vice president for public policy, as well as general counsel, of the Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission.

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Resolve to confront greed

What will you do differently as we move into 2017 that will improve your life, improve the lives of others and make our world a better place?

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