Christmas – think about it

Christmas – think about it

Last week I gave you my yearly rant about the commercialization of the holiday we call Christmas. This week I am asking you to think about Christmas &...

December 5th, 2019 |  


Ansonia Christian Church closing saddens members

Ansonia Christian Church closing saddens members

ANSONIA — In a scene sadly repeated in many rural communities of late, a local congregation in Darke County has held its final church service an...

October 23rd, 2018 |  


Hebrew then and now class offered

Hebrew then and now class offered

PIQUA — On Saturday, April 21 from 1 – 2:30 p.m., Congregation Anshe Emeth, the Jewish synagogue in Piqua will offer a class for the commu...

April 19th, 2018 |  



St. Paul’s Lutheran pastor Peter Menke retires after 13 years

St. Paul’s Lutheran pastor Peter Menke retires after 13 years

GREENVILLE — St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church honored retiring Pastor Peter Menke in a special service held Sunday. The service included man...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Maria Stein Shrine completes transfer of land deed

Maria Stein Shrine completes transfer of land deed

MARIA STEIN, Ohio — On December 8, 2017, the Sisters of the Precious Blood gathered in the Adoration Chapel of the Maria Stein Shrine of the Hol...

December 29th, 2017 |  


Daily Advocate columnist’s book chronicles missionary work, African adventure

Daily Advocate columnist’s book chronicles missionary work, African adventure

MIAMI COUNTY — Russ Lawson has been a prolific writer for most of his career in the ministry. After growing up in Miami County, doing missionary...

November 27th, 2017 updated: November 27th, 2017. |  


Christian radio station STAR 88.3 sponsors comedy show

Christian radio station STAR 88.3 sponsors comedy show

GREENVILLE — Comedian David Dean gave a free performance at St Clair Memorial Hall in Greenville Sunday night. The show, titled ‘Laugh All...

October 17th, 2017 |  


St. John Lutheran Church provides hurricane disaster relief

St. John Lutheran Church provides hurricane disaster relief

GREENVILLE — St. John Lutheran Church, in Greenville, believes in the following mission statement:“Growing in grace, living by faith and s...

October 16th, 2017 |  


‘Miracle of Sun’ at Fatima has 100th anniversary

‘Miracle of Sun’ at Fatima has 100th anniversary

GREENVILLE — October 13 marks the 100th Anniversary of the “Miracle of the Sun” at Fatima, Portugal.Many Roman Catholics believe in ...

October 16th, 2017 updated: October 17th, 2017. |  


St. Mary’s Church to host Father David Lupo, cc.ss.

St. Mary’s Church to host Father David Lupo, cc.ss.

GREENVILLE — St. Mary Catholic Church welcomes Father David Lupo to Greenville, to lead a Parish Mission on April 2 - 5. He will be speaking at ...

March 29th, 2017 |