Waiting on the Lord – Priceless

By Ray Lynch How do you feel about waiting for a long time for something? Waiting is not a strong character trait for many. Instant...

Vacation Bible School 2013 – Hillsborough County

DoDad's Wild Bible Adventures This year’s VBS program at St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church will be DoDad’s Wild Bible Adventures, taking place from Monday, July...

Local Gun Shop Owners Minister To the Community

BY Kayla Hayes Family Firearms is a local business owned and operated by Marco and Jessica Caporale in Valrico, offering firearm inventory and courses, gun...

Adventures in Homeschooling – Father’s Day Fun

By Nicole Mion I have been blessed to have a father who has a vested interest in my education. Being a girl and the firstborn, my...

Local Christian News – June 2013

Heifer International Gift Ark Presentation In acknowledgement of the generous contribution of Four Gift Arks ($5,000 each), an award was presented by Heifer International to...

Coaching Corner- Can you identify your core values

By Sandy Lee Did you ever think about what guides your actions, desires and decisions in everyday life? Have you ever explored your Core Values...

Grace Notes – The Five Faces of Fear

By Deb Coty Do you find yourself hocking up anxiety over and over like a Guernsey regurgitating her cud? Does worrying about the what-ifs suck...

The Wizard Exposed

BY Sherry Orcuttm owner of Hallelujah Acres How many of you were raised annually watching the 1939 American Film Classic film, The Wizard of Oz? In...

YMCA Teaches Students First-Hand How Government Works

By Suzy Weisenhart The YMCA Youth in Government is a statewide youth program that brings approximately 700 students together to experience the law-making process first-hand...

Women Make Lasting Friendships At Brandon Christian Women’s Connections

By Michelle Colesanti The Brandon Christian Women's Connection (BCWC) recently met in May for a picnic. It was a beautiful day, but they didn't have...