• Church News | Dec. 17, 2015

    Food pantry seeking volunteers

    Holiday Food Pantry needs help, volunteers are needed to help with the collection and distribution of Christmas food baskets on Thursday, Dec. 17, first shift starting at 9:30 a.m.; second shift 6:30 p.m.; On Saturday, Dec. 19, volunteers are needed from 9 a.m. until noon to add fresh food items to the Christmas food baskets and deliver them in Carroll County.

    St. John Catholic Church holiday mass schedule

  • Generosity comes in many forms

    On Christmas Eve, Nathan thought it would be nice to buy his wife a little gift for the next day. Always tight with his money, he thought long and hard about what that present might be. Unable to decide, Nathan entered a store in the mall and over in the cosmetics section he asked the girl, ‘How about some perfume for my wife for Christmas?’  The clerk showed him a bottle costing $150. “That’s way too expensive,” Nathan said.

  • Church News | Dec. 10, 2015

    Our Lady of Guadalupe celebration Dec. 11
    The Hispanic celebration of Our Lady of Guadalupe will be at St. John’s Catholic Church, 505 Fifth Street in Carrollton Friday, Dec. 11, a procession will start at 7 p.m. at the church to Polk Street, to Sixth Street, to Clay Street, back to Fifth Street; mass at 8 p.m.; dinner at 9 p.m. with music ending at 1 a.m.

    Volunteers needed Dec. 17 and 19 to deliver food baskets

  • Christians wait for Christ’s coming during Advent

    Ever wonder why the old Chevy Chase movie “Christmas Vacation” is so funny?  It’s probably because we can relate to the Griswalds on some level or another when it comes to how we feel about Christmas.  Everyone gets busier this time of year.  We spend hours buying and wrapping gifts, creating cards, decorating our homes, attending parties, and everything else that comes with this season, all in an attempt to create the best Christmas we can. 

  • Who’s responsibility: His, yours, or mine?

    What is the first thing that comes to your mind if we start talking about a pastor? Maybe the CEO, the leader, the good guy, maybe the social activist comes to your mind?

  • Church News | Dec. 3, 2015

    Family Worship Center presents Christmas play Dec. 5, 6

  • Church News | Nov. 26, 2015

    First Apostolic Church service Nov. 29

    The First Apostolic Church, 111 Third Street, Carrollton,  will hold only one service at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 29.  The Jubilee Service will consist of congregational and special songs of various types.  After the service there will be a time of fellowship. Everyone is cordially invited to this service.  

  • Gratitude begins with your stuff, not your neighbor’s
  • Church News | Nov. 19, 2015

    Family Worship Center presents Christmas play Dec. 5, 6

  • Victim of Poor Planning?

    Maybe you have felt like the guy below filling out this accident report.  Please read:

    Dear Sir,