I was interviewed by a college senior last week for one of his classes. He’s a ministry major and one of the questions he had to ask was what would you tell someone going into the ministry. A former youth pastor had told him, “Run as far as you can in the opposite direction.” I get that answer. There are days we want to quit and run like Forrest Gump but running from God is never right, ask Jonah.
M J. E. MANNING AMERICAN LEGION POST 258 meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Monday of each month. The building is located at 320 N. Louise St. in Atlanta. For more info, call 903-796-3081.
From the beaches of Cuba to the deserts of Afghanistan, there have been countless numbers of men and women who have served to protect the rights those who call the United States of America their home.
While Carla’s Flowers & Gifts remains closed for browsing, owner Carla Surratt continues to take orders. One can call in any flower arrangement or gift order needed and pick up curbside. This summer, Surratt will be celebrating 25 years of business.
Curtis Hunt Barbershop in downtown Linden was bustling with business as gentlemen waited their turn for much needed haircuts, beard trims, and shaves. Salons and barbershops were able to reopen for business as of May 8.