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Across the Pastor’s Desk: Treasure found in the clay jar

An old clay jar stands in a Bethlehem souvenir shop. You may not notice it among all the olive ...

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Grace Christian pastors celebrating 30 years of ministry in Albert Lea

Grace Christian Church is pleased to announce the 30th year of pastoral ministry in Albert Lea of Pastors ...

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Tribute to rock ’n’ roll coming to Marion Ross Performing Arts Center

A history of music returns to the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center Nov. 3 with the show, “A ...

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Robin Gudal: Find comfort in memories of loved ones

“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” — A.A. Milne, Winnie the ...

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Across the Pastor’s Desk: Shelter in the shadow of the Almighty

If you are as distressed as I am about the lawlessness plaguing our once Christian nation, you may ...

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Robin Gudal: Slow down and remember Jesus

Have you ever made something and forgot one ingredient? I recently made a fresh apple crisp with apples ...

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Across the Pastor’s Desk: Faith helps us during troubles

What are you focusing on today? Faith in God does not exempt you from times of trouble — ...

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Across the Pastor’s Desk: It was St. Francis of Assisi Day

Did you miss St. Francis of Assisi Day? It was Tuesday. You did? Who is St. Francis?

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Civic Music series kicks off with first concert Monday

The first Albert Lea Civic Music concert is at 7 p.m. Monday in the Albert Lea High School ...

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Across the Pastor’s Desk: Putting anything above God is the issue

“For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil…” — I Timothy 6:10a

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New ACT season kicking off with comedy ‘The Big Five-Oh’

Albert Lea Community Theatre opens its 57th season Thursday with the comedy “The Big Five-Oh” at the Marion ...

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Across the Pastor’s Desk: Study issues, vote for principles

There was a house down the street from where I grew up that was set back in the ...

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Robin Gudal: We should laser focus on Jesus

My eyes have seen the glory of God.  For mine eyes have seen thy salvation, which thou hast ...

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‘People in their landscape’: Exhibit features work of indigenous artist

A new exhibit is up at the Freeborn County Arts Initiative featuring a Minnesota-based Indigenous multimedia painter, sculptor ...

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Across the Pastor’s Desk: What is the Bible all about?

What is the Bible all about? The simple answer: God. Sometimes people will ask me what my sermon ...

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