No Perfect People Allowed At Journey Church

Journey Church’s motto is “No perfect people allowed.” This down-to-earth church has a calling. All people can apply, perfection is definitely not necessary. They...

Find Your Own Beat At New Contemporary Motion Church

Pastor Aaron Lewis is excited about newly launched Motion Church. The church is meeting at the Embassy Suites off Hwy. 60 in Brandon. By Audra...

Christian Artist Ministers To The Community Through Rap

Chris Pourciaux, 22, raps under the name "Martyr X” and has performed at churches in the Brandon and Tampa Bay area. Broken Wings is the...

Making An Impact On Teens In The Community

Bill Kagey and his wife, Angie, have been working to help teens stay abstinent with the nonprofit organization, Impact. Abstinence can be hard for anyone,...

Faces Of Courage Provide Free Camping For Kids With Cancer

Faces of Courage is an organization that provides children with cancer a chance to attend camp for free. Going to camp is a fun event...

A Jubilee Like No Other – St. Stephen’s Tradition Continues

With the flowers blooming and the warm breezes blowing, this can only mean St. Stephen’s Catholic Church’s annual Spring Jubilee is right around the...

Live Like You Mean It: “Let Your Song Find Its Voice”

By Derek Maul Derek Maul has written columns for many news outlets, including the Tampa Tribune, The United Methodist News Service, All Pro Dad and...

Rev. Hill Has Never Experienced Hospitality like Brandon

By Derek Maul Many pastors share “call to ministry” stories that are poetic and deeply spiritual. Not the reverend Susan Hill of Bloomingdale Presbyterian Church.   “I...

Saint Patrick: The Man Behind the Holiday

It was largely due to Saint Patrick’s influence that Ireland fully converted to Christianity within 200 years. Saint Patrick’s Day is largely a celebration...

Name That Denomination

Fred Rogers, from Mr. Roger’s Neighborhood was an ordained Presbyterian minister. Are Presbyterian’s old? Of course not! But the name "Presbyterian," is rooted in the...