FOUNTAIN LAKE - All Pastor Tim Forrest wanted after a tornado damaged his Fountain Lake church was to reopen on Christmas Day. A local construction company has granted that wish.
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PARAGOULD - William Steeger, or Brother Bill as he prefers, will preach his final Sunday sermon as pastor of First Baptist Church on Christmas day, ending a 5-year tenure at the church and beginning life as a retiree.
Critics have hammered Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow for everything from his throwing style to his trademark professions of evangelical faith. But this much is now beyond dispute: the guy has a gift for selling books.
WASHINGTON (BP) - Funding for abstinence education has returned to the federal budget in the spending bill passed by Congress and signed by President Obama. The $1 trillion budget, which staves off another potential government shutdown, allocates $5 million for abstinence-based Sexual Risk Avoidance (SRA) programs that were slashed by the Obama administration beginning in 2009.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP) - Nearly two-thirds of Americans prefer the greeting of "Merry Christmas" over "Happy Holidays," according to a new survey.