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News March 28, 2016 posted by

Crisis intervention class helps pastors, chaplains step up to help

By Jessica Brodie. The Rev. Richard Lewis will never forget the time when he was a rescue squad member and a person committed suicide right in front of his ambulance. Or the time a house fire claimed three victims. Or the time he went with a team to North Carolina and felt powerless to comfort the family of a man who died trying to escape his car after it plunged into the Broad River.

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Crisis intervention class helps pastors, chaplains step up to help
Editor's Views March 28, 2016 posted by

Five minutes

By Jessica Brodie. The forced solitude and inherent meditation opportunity in my morning commute has become my favorite time of the day to pray. Lulled into a happy, contemplative place by the hum of the car and the beauty of the coming day spread out in a panorama all around me, it’s a special, peaceful time I cherish and a great way to start the day.

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Five minutes
News February 24, 2016 posted by

Beds for kids

By Jessica Brodie. A chance reading in a Christian book became an all-out God-call for one South Carolina United Methodist. And now, his church is reaching out to the community by constructing beds for children in need.

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Beds for kids
News February 24, 2016 posted by

Ready to grow: older adults spiritual retreat

By the Rev. Cathy Joens and Jessica Brodie. No matter the age, we have work to do. And together, we can do that work. That was the word from Dr. Walter Kimbrough, who led a three-day spiritual life retreat Feb. 2-4 for South Carolina United Methodist older-than-age-50 adults.

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Ready to grow: older adults spiritual retreat

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