Volunteer Opportunities You Can Find in Your Local Town

Looking for a volunteer opportunity to give back to your town? Every city has service opportunities for your to get involved and give a helping hand to your fellow neighbors and friends. It’s always a great idea to help out and give back in some way, whether it’s devoting an hour of your time or becoming a recurring volunteer. Some of the more common volunteer opportunities you likely find your town include: Read More

The Gift of Giving this Holiday Season

We are now well into the holiday season, which means it’s that time of year where giving is certainly the best gift of all. Every Christmas season, there are millions of people without homes, food, water, and other things we take for granted. This Christmas season, there are many ways you can help out those in need, give your time, and even donate to a great cause. If you are looking for some way this season to give rather than receive, here are a few things you can do for others. Read More

Holiday Fun in Port Angeles, WA

The holidays in Port Angeles are bustling with activities indoors and outside. There is a celebration or event almost every day of the week in the city. Some of the most popular holiday events include: Read More

Having a Healthy Church

Maintaining a strong congregation can be challenging in today’s world. There are so many behind the scene factors, both physical and mental, that can contribute to the overall health of a church and its community. How do you safeguard the health of your church to retain an existing membership and grow in the future? There is no one simple answer. There are however a series of steps and precautions that leaders and patrons in the organization can take in order to ensure longevity and loyalty. Read More

Family Values to Live By

It’s important to live by a set of values, especially as a family unit. Families go through a lot during their lifetime, and with the holidays approaching, families will be coming together to spend quality time together. It’s impotant as a family to practice great values together. Read More

The Most Beautiful Churchs in Barcelona

If there’s one thing Barcelona, Spain is known for, it’s its beautiful cathedrals. These buildings stand hundreds of feet tall and are historic monuments to the nation’s religious past and present. The city is already rich in history, but its faith goes far back. The city is almost as historic as the Roman remains found in Via Laietana. Some of the most magniciant structures are in Barcelona with amazing arcitechtural appeal. Read More

The History Behind the “Church on the Hill” in Lenox, MA

Lenox, Massachusetts is a historic town in the Berkshires. It is a peaceful town with a small population of 5,025 (according to the 2010 census). One of its points of interest belongs to the historic church known as “Church on the Hill,” a Congregational church belonging to the United Church of Christ. Additionally, it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Read More

5 of America’s Most Modern Churches

St. John’s Abbey
Collegeville, Minnesota

The Abbey and University Church was designed for a complex community. The church’s design had a lot to do with allow memebers a closer participation services. To achieve this, construction meant building a very large worship space without any columns and a certain trapezoidal shape that would allow people to sit close to the altar. Read More