Opinion

In our community – Praying For the Saints

Pastor Steve Ellison

Colossians 1:9-12 is one of the four “Prison Prayers of Paul”.  The other three are found in Ephesians 1, Ephesians 3, and Philippians 1.  They are so named because Paul wrote them while he was in Roman … Read more

Letter to the editor – A big thank you

We want to thank all the Ackerman merchants who so generously gave door prizes for our guest vehicle owners at the Choctaw Cruisers Car and Truck Show during the Pine Tree Music Fest. We are so lucky to live in … Read more

In our community – Love And Kindness

Written by Rev. Howard Lewis

Jeremiah 31:3
3 The Lord hath appeared of old unto me, saying, Yea, I have loved thee with an everlasting love: therefore with lovingkindness have I drawn thee.
As many of you know, I  now … Read more

In our community – A Thought for Today

Missionary Ernestine Kennedy

Keep your feet when you go into the house of the Lord, and be more ready to hear, then to give the sacrifice of fools, for they consider not that they do evil. Be not rash with… Read more

In our community – God’s Love

Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God’s love is like a field of peace lilies, it’s beautiful to the one who beholds them. Thank you Heavenly Father for all of your wonder of nature.
I will forever praise your Holy name. Psalms 103:13 … Read more

Opinion: Circuit Judges for the area have served well

By Ken Strachan
Columnist

I learned after the May 9 qualifying deadline that Fifth Circuit Court Judges Clarence E. “Cem” Morgan III and Joseph  Loper will run unopposed for a sixth consecutive term in this year’s elections. It brought to … Read more

In our community – God’s Love

Evangelist Francie Hemphill

God’s love is like a bouquet of purple Calla Lillys, it is beautiful to the one who beholds it. Thank you Heavenly Father for every good and perfect gift come from him. Psalm 37:23 The steps of … Read more

Letter to the editor – Wishing best wishes

We hope that this finds you, your staff & readers doing well; as for my wife, Bonnie and I, we’re doing great! Mother’s Day week is a very special week for all; and as a travelling musician, (Banjo/Guitar Player) we … Read more

In our community – Summer Days

By Lisa Harris

The final bell rings. It has come to an end. In the words of Alice Cooper, “School’s out for the summer!” In the words of Pink Floyd, “We don’t need no education!” Perhaps with that double negative … Read more

In our community – God’s Love

God’s love is like a bouquet of Pink Day Lily’s, it is beautiful to the one who beholds it. I will forever praise your Holy name. St. John 15:13 Greater love hath no man than this that a man lay … Read more