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I have been somewhat surprised by the statement made in Judges 3:1-2 in that I didn’t really think the Bible promoted warfare. It’s obvious in reading the Bible, especially the Old Testament, that war abounds. And even Jesus announced that there would be wars and rumors of wars. Maybe the pa…

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SIERRA VISTA — It’s taken more than $50,000, 15 months and a lot of prayer, but on Thursday the leaders of the New Jerusalem Community Church will proudly open the doors of the their new Fellowship Center to the public.

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“My relationship with our Savior has grown immensely,” said Nate Burden, who recently returned home from serving a two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. “In the hardest times of my mission when I wondered if it was worth it, (the Savior) was there to remind me…

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Zachariah White left Sept. 7 to serve a two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in San Pedro Sula West, Honduras.

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There have been great times of violence in history, and we are experiencing some of that today at least in some localities. Often I have heard it said that violence begets violence. Maybe it does, but it doesn’t have to. Our verse today shows us a different way, and it is a way that some hav…

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I would like to share a perspective of why the Jewish New Year, that will be celebrated this year on September 6-8, is an important day for our growth.

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Sydni Hales returned home after serving an 18-month mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Cincinnati, Ohio. Her dad, Kent Hales, noted, “Sydni’s service during the pandemic has influenced our family to know when the things in the world change, our Heavenly Father doe…

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We live in the age of the survey. There are good reasons for some surveys, but one take-away is that different people have different opinions. Most folks probably assume that there would be many others of the same opinion, and, if there aren’t, some soul-searching may be in order to the conf…

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Our verse for today is drawing a conclusion about God, but it does so in a way you and I might not choose. The Apostle Peter, under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit,referenced two events that some people think never happened and used them as the evidence to prove his point.

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Cody Haws returned home on July 7 from serving a two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Louisville, Kentucky. He noted, “My mission has given me a personal testimony of my Savior Jesus Christ. The personal witness and the personal relationship I have with him…

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OK, so I did it. I was taught to always look for a better word than “things,” because the word “things” does not communicate. But sometimes one breaks the rules in order to emphasize. My intention is not so much to indicate what those entities are, but to focus on the “secret” and the “revealed.”

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Breaking a century-old tradition in the name of health and safety, the largest convention organization in the world has moved its annual in-person event to a virtual format for the second time in as many years, canceling nearly 6,000 conventions in 240 lands.

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We will celebrate our nation’s 245th birthday this year in many ways—barbecues, picnics, football games, family time. Yet the Fourth of July is also a time to celebrate the freedoms we enjoy so much, freedoms, quite often, we take for granted.

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Rene Wevers is leaving on July 5 to serve a two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Eugene, Oregon. “I am very excited for the mission and grateful for the opportunity to serve the Lord and God’s children,” said Wevers.