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Kansas City to Host Holocaust Remembrance

Across Europe this year, marches like this one wound through small villages and big cities in an expression of deep sadness and regret over the Holocaust.

Kansas City has become the 58th American City to join a worldwide Holocaust Remembrance and commenoration planned for May 2016. An additional 50 cities around the world are also organizing similar commemorations. Regional ...

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Part 3: Our Family Trip to Israel

Dwight, Anita, Hannah and Emma during a horseback exploration of the hills surrounding the Sea of Galilee. When planning trips that include young people, schedule in the great outdoors. If traveling in the winter months, you can hit the beach in the morning and go snow skiing in the afternoon. Only in Israel!

In the Footsteps of Jesus. Nazareth Leaving the Mediterranean coast the next morning, we headed inland toward Jesus’ boyhood hometown. Two millennia ago, Nazareth was a poor farming community of 400 Jews. ...

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Warrant Issued for Teen Mania’s Founder Ron Luce

Ron Luce remains at large after an arrest warrant was issued for the leader of Teen Mania.

Ron Luce fails to appear at Colorado hearing related to Compassion International’s lawsuit against the Christian youth ministry. (WNS)–A Colorado court has issued an arrest warrant for Teen Mania Ministries founder Ron ...

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Chick-fil-A Boycott Hits Airports

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Several Denver City Council members want a Chick-fil-A boycott by preventing it from opening at Denver International Airport (DIA), claiming the fast food chain CEO’s support of “biblical marriage” would hurt the city’s ...

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Is the GOP Using Christians?

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Recent history may show the GOP using Christians for votes but don’t want to hear us on matters of policy. Ross Douthat is a columnist for The New York Times whose opinions ...

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The Value of Sleep

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As the days begin to get shorter heading into the second half of the year, I would like to highlight the importance and value of sleep. It’s easy to stay up late ...

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How to Have a Successful Retreat

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A retreat is a great way to bring your church or organization together. Women’s Retreats Are your women’s retreats in a rut?  The same women, same traditions, same locations? It’s time to step outside ...

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Part 1: Our Family Trip to Israel

Here, Anita and Emma hold a Star of David, sewn and framed by Anita's mom while Anita visited Israel for the first time in the  1980s. Pictured left to right, Dwight, Anita, Emma and Hannah Widaman.

Why a journey to Israel is right for your family! There was an air of excitement in the crowd as we scurried in to find a place to stand. Anita and I, along ...

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