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Coach Rick Honored for Serving Others

Coach Rick Andreassen, founder and president of SAINTS of Florida P.E. and SAINTS International Sports Ministry was selected as one of the top ten people in the country recognized for his dedication to serving others. #A01LeaveYourMark Andreassen was recognized by the Carson Wentz foundation (audience of one foundation) #AO1LEAVEYOURMARK and the Philadelphia Eagles football team […]

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Kanell Encourages Fathers at Men’s Breakfast

Former NFL Athlete and ESPN sportscaster Danny Kanell was the quest speaker at a Father’s Day Men’s Breakfast hosted by Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in Fort Lauderdale on Saturday, June 15. Kanell shared his testimony about growing up in Fort Lauderdale where he attended Westminster Christian Academy, then Florida State University where he was coached […]

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CBMC Featured Kwame Hylton in June

Kwame Hylton spoke as the featured guest at the Christian Business Men’s Connection CBMC luncheon at The Tower Club in June. A portrait artist and recent graduate of Lifework Leadership, Kwame shared his personal testimony of life challenges and the guidance of his mother that helped lead him to a personal relationship with Jesus. When […]

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Urgent Care Partnership Expands PBA Student Health Services

Responding to a growing trend among independent colleges, Palm Beach Atlantic University has established a partnership with Jupiter Medical Center to provide all students with enhanced urgent care services featuring extended operating hours, on-site imaging and testing facilities, and access to top health care providers in the area. Located about a mile from campus at 625 North Flagler […]

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VanDorn Named International Swimming Hall of Fame’s First Chaplain

The International Swimming Hall of Fame (ISHOF) has named Mark G. Van Dorn, lead pastor of Florida Faith Church, a multicultural community “Living Faith For Real People,” as the first Chaplain ever appointed by organization. The ISHOF Board of Directors and the City of Fort Lauderdale approved the relationship in a formal document on April […]

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Twins Rescued Mid-Abortion After Brave Mama Changed Her Mind

“Alexis” was stunned. She was about six weeks pregnant, undergoing an ultrasound at Charlotte, North Carolina’s busiest abortion facility, A Preferred Women’s Health Center, when the ultrasound technician nonchalantly uttered a word that would change her entire course: “Oh—twins.” Alexis wasn’t shown the ultrasound, but the impact of those words was enough. She’d always wanted […]

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First Families Move Into ‘A Rick Case Habitat Community’ in Pompano Beach

The first seven families received the keys to their new homes at “A Rick Case Habitat Community” in Pompano on June 27 during a private dedication ceremony attended by Governor Ron DeSantis and other dignitaries. The homeowners included Cassandra Baker, Krystal Brown, Tiesha Duncan, Deresha Ferguson, Victoria Griffin, Erneika Mejia and Edna and Tyrone Mckinney. […]

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Bramos Makes Ministry A Family Affair

If you are involved in Christian ministry in South Florida, especially worship or youth ministry, there’s a strong possibility you’ve encountered a member of the Bramos family. For Victory Life Church Senior Pastor Ron Bramos, his wife Cheryl, their four biological children, two affectionately “adopted,” and their spouses, ministry is definitely a family affair. An […]

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All American Patriotic Celebration in Fort Lauderdale on June 30th

On Sunday, June 30th, at 10:30 a.m., First Baptist Fort Lauderdale will be celebrating the Independence of our great country, as well as the freedom that we have in Jesus, our Savior, with an all American patriotic worship service. The God  &  Country celebration will include live patriotic music, featuring Soloist Jackie Stressman, a military […]

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