Religion

Religion

Religion calendar, Aug. 4-10, 2017

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Clergy Corner, Aug. 4, 2017

Truth be told, the local linebacking legend who never met a microphone he didn't like still gets a little lumpy in the throat before delivering a big speech.

And then J LEMAN takes the stage.

Demolition begins on long-vacant Danville church building

DANVILLE — A private contractor started the $250,000 demolition of a vacant church building in Danville this week.

Entertainment listings, Aug. 3-10, 2017

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Longtime parishioner's last gift sprucing up Schlarman, St. Paul's church

DANVILLE — The Schlarman Academy South Campus and St. Paul's Catholic Church are getting some much-needed improvements thanks to a longtime parishioner and benefactor.

Rudy Mezosi passed away in January just shy of his 95th birthday, but not before giving the Schlarman Academy Foundation and church $100,000 apiece — gifts from him and his beloved wife, Sylvia.

Don Follis: Take advantage of opportunities to listen

During my study break here in Phoenix this summer, most days I am on my bike at 5 a.m. Heading toward the Indian Bend Wash Trail, I pass to the west of the Shepherd of the Desert Lutheran Church in Scottsdale, turn into Paradise Memorial Gardens and then enter onto the trail.

Religion calendar, July 28-Aug. 3, 2017

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Religion calendar, July 21-27, 2017

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Clergy Corner, July 21, 2017

Back in Champaign County for all of one day, and the Rev. ROBERT FREEMAN already had his dining game plan all mapped out.

"Man, we'll start right off with number one — Monical's Pizza. And Timpone's is the second place I want to eat ..."

Don Follis: Sunny Bear said, 'Pray for me, Rev'

On Fridays during my study break out here in Phoenix, I have been going out on the streets with a team from Phoenix Rescue Mission. Early last week we traveled to a park in west Phoenix, one of the many places in metro Phoenix where some of the estimated 18,000 homeless people are known to hang out.