First Presbyterian Church Welcomes New Pastor

  First Presbyterian Church of Fort Lauderdale is pleased to welcome its new Senior Pastor, the Rev. Dr. Patrick H. Wrisley, and his wife, Kelly, to their new church home. Dr. Wrisley’s first service will take place on Sunday, January 21, 2018. A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Dr. Wrisley has served five distinctive churches since […]

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Covenant House Sleep Out Raises $226,200 for Homeless Young People

Forty-nine volunteer “sleepers” raised $126,200 in support of the homeless youth and young adults served by Covenant House Florida by participating in the organization’s Executive Sleep Out for Homeless Youth at Esplanade Park in Fort Lauderdale.  A challenge grant of $100,000 from The Salah Foundation brought the total to $226,200. “We’re very grateful to The […]

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Coach Key Inducted Into Broward Sports Hall of Fame

  Westminster Academy’s Coach Ken Key was inducted into the Broward County Sports Hall of Fame on October 24. This evening honors and recognizes Broward County residents that have set the standard of excellence and positively affected the community through sports and athletic involvement. Coach Key received this honor due to his unyielding work ethic […]

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Advent Church Members Impact Lives at Village of Hope in Haiti

  “People always ask me, ‘Are things getting any better in Haiti?’ My reply is always, “At the Village of Hope in Haiti things are getting better every day, grace a dieu (thanks to God),” said Pastor Andy Hagen, of Advent Church in Boca Raton, who is speaking from experience. He has been leading mission […]

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Former President of Wycliffe Bible Translators Passes at 100

Dr. George Cowan, former Bible translator and president emeritus of Wycliffe Bible Translators International, (now the Wycliffe Global Alliance) went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, at the age of 100. “No one exemplified Wycliffe and commitment to reaching people with the Good News in a language and form they relate […]

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BiG Cardio is Back Celebrating 10 Years of Doing Good

BiG Cardio returns on Saturday, May 6 celebrating its 10th anniversary and organizers say it will be better than ever. Produced by BiG Children’s Foundation (BCF), a non-profit organization that provides opportunity and support for at-risk youth, the annual BiG Cardio is a unique blend of all things fitness, sports, cycle and fun. With 10 […]

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How Does Health Care Sharing Really Work?

Later this month, uninsured Americans around the country—or those looking for a change in how to pay for expensive health care—will face the Jan. 31 Affordable Care Act deadline. Many questions will be part of that decision, and Samaritan Ministries International, which accepts applications all year, answers some of the most frequently asked questions about health […]

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Thousands Expected to Walk for Freedom on February 25

In an effort to raise awareness and funds to combat the issues of human trafficking, The Freedom Challenge has created a movement to walk for freedom on February 25. Thousands of people; men, women and children, around the nation will walk virtually or attend one of three events in Florida, Colorado or Georgia. South Floridians […]

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