Video: Interim pastor serves as "temporary shepherd" to Presbyterian churches
The Rev. Joel Alvis calls himself a “temporary shepherd,” and currently his flock is at First Presbyterian Church in Columbus. Since 2004, he has made a career serving as an interim pastor at Presbyterian churches, guiding congregations between in
Epworth United Methodist Church in Phenix City and the Lee-Russell Ministerial Association are hosting at 12 p.m. EST Thursday, May 3rd, a local observance of the National Day of Prayer. This year's theme is "Pray for America-Unity".
Messiah's Mansion, a full-scale model of the biblical, Old-Testament Sanctuary, has arrived in the Chattahoochee Valley and is open Aug. 6-14. It's located in Phenix City on Hwy 280, north of the Home Depot and next to Big Mama's Fireworks. Tours
Needlework enthusiasts gathered on February 27, 2016 to work on stitching canvases for God’s glory. All are welcomed to join this two-year long project to be a part of this creative journey to show the work of God.
The FOCUS Thrift Store in Hamilton, Georgia, redefines the thrift shop by creating a warm environment where customers feel welcomed. Workers and regular customers have formed friendships spanning generations and consider the people at the store a
The Rev. Rudy Allen Sr. was in the church sanctuary getting ready for a Sunday morning service when he turned and saw his young grandson sitting in a chair behind the pulpit. Smiling, he told the boy, "You can't sit there. Nobody but the preacher
Each week, the House of Mercy fills their parking lot with clothing, furniture, household items and some food so those in need can get needed items. Johanne Harris, the executive director, said this is in addition to those who live at the House of
Annie Jorgensen was crowned Miss Georgia in her third year of competition. She says that removing the swimsuit competition from the pageant doesn't change the job, it changes how you get the job. "I'm still the same Annie, I'm still the same me."
Miss Heart of Atlanta Rory Pan will spend the year side-by-side with Miss Georgia Angie Jorgensen as Miss Georgia Outstanding Teen 2018. She hopes to continue to bridge the communication gap between people with and without disabilities
The W.C. Bradley Company is repurposing a Columbus warehouse as a sound stage for film production. Columbus State University plans to move its Georgia Film Academy program there, expanding, with plans to provide more trained set production workers.
Hunter Katich recently won the top spot on the podium in Freestyle Kayaking at the GoPro Mountain Games in Vail, Colorado. He sharpens his skills on the Chattahoochee Whitewater Course, a quick fifteen minute drive from his Columbus, Georgia home.
Attorney Eric Frisch tells the jury in his opening statement that when Hatcher-Stubbs attorney Barry Vaught turned over the trust holding two large life insurance policies, the policies "were intact," with no outstanding loans and all premiums paid
The United Way of the Chattahoochee Valley kicked off Thursday morning its fifth annual Stuff the Bus initiative, a school supply drive benefiting students in need at Title One elementary schools in Muscogee, Harris and Russell Counties.