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We just recently returned from our annual “duty call” to Idaho. You know, a couple of years ago I’d have referred to that trip as the “pilgrimage” or “annual sojourn” or even maybe the “return home,” but this year I am feeling a little snarky. Of course we all know how much easier it is for us in Alaska to travel the thousands of miles necessary to visit the friends and family in the Lower 48 than it is for them to come see us. After all, we are traveling south so it’s all down hill.

This Week’s Circular

 

Schools

Soldotna student awarded national science and technology opportunity

Aspiring robotics engineer Mika Thompson-Brassfield believes the power of robotics could do a lot of good for a lot of people — and for her... Read more

Religion

“Can you see the Time?”

I sat with some friends as we waited to officially start a meeting, when one glanced at the other’s watch and said, “Wow! I really... Read more

Voices of Faith: Remember your mother’s advice

The Bible gives this advice to children: “Obey your father’s commands, and don’t neglect your mother’s instruction.” (Proverbs 6:20 NLT).... Read more

When you need someone to hold you

A letter I once received from the Ministries Director of Campus Crusade for Christ concerning the organization’s relief work among tsunami victims in Thailand related... Read more

Minister’s message: Seeing the signs

Recently I heard about a church sign with one letter misplaced. The sign should have read “United” but because one letter was moved it read,... Read more

Weddings & Engagements

Mon, 08/01/2016 - 12:27

Weddings

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 16:15

Bos, Marquez announce engagement

Mon, 08/05/2013 - 12:21

Weddings

Mon, 07/22/2013 - 10:37

Smith, Balivet marry