VENICE — No more Catholic Mass until at least after Easter.
PUNTA GORDA — Dottie Rae Fulton has been a member of the Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church for nearly 30 years. She refers to the house of worship as the family church.
VENICE - “The Racial Monologues,” created and performed by the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Port Charlotte, will be presented Monday, March 2 at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Venice, 1971 Pinebrook Road, Venice.
My wife and I were sitting together in the DMV the other day waiting to get our driver’s license renewed. As we waited, we noticed three large pictures on the wall. Each picture depicted the various members of each of three families of fish: the jack family, the grouper family and the snappe…
Deuteronomy 8: 17, 18 — And thou say in thine heart, my power and might of mine hand hath gotten me this wealth. But thou shalt remember the LORD thy God: for it is He that giveth thee power to get wealth, that He may establish His covenant which he sware unto thy fathers, as it is this day.
Hebrews 11:6: But without faith it is impossible to please God: for He that cometh to God must believe that He is, and that He is a rewarded of them that diligently seek Him.
I can think of few better ways to begin my time with you than sharing some insights into the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah. Here are eight questions and answers about this special and joyous time in the Jewish year.
• A Blue Christmas Service will be held on Sunday, Dec. 22, at 6 p.m. at Christ United Methodist Church for all who may be struggling with the holidays. During this season, which is generally accepted as a time for joy and hope, many are dealing with the death of a loved one, facing life aft…
VENICE — For the third time, two churches, one in Venice, the other in Sarasota, have combined their choirs of more than 30 voices to provide a Christmas Concert for both communities.
A missionary appointee to the country of Portugal was enjoying some down time with his family at the beach. He related to me that as he walked along the shoreline he found an abandoned sandcastle. He said that it was well constructed, as far as sandcastles go, but it wasn’t finished. The mis…
As headlined in a story Thursday announcing a name change for the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, the new official name is Punta Gorda Symphony. Orchestra is not part of the new name as listed in the story.
Hosea 14:9: Who is wise, and he shall understand these things? Prudent, and he shall know them? For the ways of the Lord are right, and the just shall walk in them; but the transgressors shall fall therein.
In some cases, it took weeks before supplies reached the hardest hit areas of the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian spent more than a day spinning over islands, ripping away roofs, inundating ground floors and taking lives.