Faith

Month-long prayer event planned in August

Tim Durham, president of the Arkansas City Ministerial Alliance, has announced that the alliance is planning a special prayer event and all citizens are invited. Beginning Aug. 1 and ending Sept. 9, various churches in the area will open their doors to the public for the primary purpose of praying […]

Car(e) Clinic in search of help

A free car care clinic held regularly in Arkansas City is looking for help. Car(e) Clinic is a quarterly outreach effort that started at First Assembly of God. “We will have another clinic coming up with in a month,” Daniel Yocum posted recently on Facebook. There are between 20 and […]

‘If Only’: Not words to live by

“If only my boss wouldn’t be so rude and domineering, I would try harder and be more cooperative at work.” “If only the brethren were friendlier and they had a different preacher, I would go to church more often.” “If only my family would be more supportive of me, I […]

Devotion: Walking on water

Peter was the only man to walk on water — other than Jesus. Matthew 14 shows us the disciples in a boat, far from the shore without Jesus, who had stayed on shore. Dawn came and Jesus walked out to the disciples. The scripture says the men were “terrified.” Peter […]