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Christians react to Congress shuttering government: a collection of great Tweets

Here is a collection of local and national tweets from Christians on the shutdown today:

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Kingdom Conference to be held through Sunday at New Covenant Community Church

New Covenant Community Church, 701 W. King St., York, is hosting Kingdom Conference 2013 today through Sunday. Men’s Night kicks things off at 7 p.m. tonight. Elder Reginald Frison from Harrisburg is the guest speaker. Friday is Women’s Night beginning … Continue reading

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Sen. Ted Cruz: quoting from Bible to stop Obamacare

If Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Tex., set out to get some attention, he certainly succeeded. While the Affordable Care Act passed the House and Senate and was signed into law by President Obama three-and-a-half years ago, a some conservative lawmakers refuse … Continue reading

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The cast of York’s first “Passion play” to reunite at Faith UCC

For three years, from 1977-79, the former Bethlehem United Methodist Church on Philadelphia Street put on a “Passion Play” recounting the final days of Jesus Christ. But it was not just any ordinary church performance. First of all, about 250 … Continue reading

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Election of openly gay Rev. R. Guy Erwin as Lutheran bishop continues stunning evolution on gay issue

The openly gay Rev. R. Guy Erwin was elected bishop of the Southwest California Synod of the Evangelical Church in America Friday. It’s noteworthy how far America has come in a short period of time on the gay issue that … Continue reading

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President Obama attending interfaith healing service in Boston this morning

Continuing on yesterday’s Boston theme, an interfaith service happening right now has brought out an overflow crowd to help the city heal from Monday’s bomb attack. First Lady Michelle Obama is expected to join the president for an interfaith service … Continue reading

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Tell me about your York faith partnerships

Just got an email from the Rev. Mark Kearse at Cornerstone Baptist Church. We plan to meet soon to talk about Cornerstone’s association with Zion United Church of Christ in York. Ever since 2009, Cornerstone has met at Zion’s big … Continue reading

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Keep sending me those Easter photos

I did a story today on how people do not dress up for Easter anymore, or at least it isn’t as big of a tradition as in the past. In this story, I asked for your photos of Easter dress, … Continue reading

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A map of York County missionaries around the world

York County churches provided the following information to create this map of missionaries serving at home and abroad this year. The list includes information from all the churches that responded to a request. The map will remain live on this … Continue reading

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Alternatives to the Boy Scouts?

Saw a story today that conservative backlash to the impending Boy Scouts’ decision to possibly admit gays could lead to other organizations gaining popularity. Makes total sense to me, although I’m not sure those organizations would have true staying power. … Continue reading

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