- Published on Thursday, December 22, 2016
By Rev. Glenna Beauchamp
Rivers and Oak River United Churches
How was anyone supposed to figure out this tiny newborn was actually God? How could people be expected to see the Creator of the universe, packaged in human flesh and plain, ordinary clothes? And who would have dreamed that the King of Kings would start out in a barn?
- Published on Sunday, September 4, 2016
By Neil Strohschein
The Neepawa Banner
In last week’s column, I shared some thoughts on the growing gap between those who govern and those who are governed. This week, I want to explore this concept a little further and offer a warning from ancient history which, in my view, could help us address and solve this problem.
- Published on Saturday, September 3, 2016
By Rita Friesen
The Neepawa Banner
“After all,” Ann had said to Marilla once, “I believe the nicest and sweetest days are not those on which anything very splendid or wonderful or exciting happens, but just those that bring simple little pleasures, following one another softly, like pearls slipping off a string.” Ann of Avonlea, by L.M. Montgomery
- Published on Thursday, July 21, 2016
By Linda Rioux
In the past few months we have been examining Christianity as reasonable and historically accurate. This month we shall begin looking at the Bible, which is where we learn about saving faith. Unknown to many people is the opinion many archaeologists, historians and scholars hold that the Bible is accurate and more historically valid than many other well-accepted documents from ancient times.
- Published on Thursday, June 23, 2016
The Neepawa Banner/Neepawa Press
A summer kids' event called Cave Quest Vacation Bible School (VBS) will be hosted at the Neepawa First Baptist Church from July 10 to 14. At Cave Quest, kids explore what it means to follow Jesus through dark times.