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From running with the devil to... Walking with Jesus

From running with the devil to...  Walking with Jesus

Harvest Bible pastor admits he was a ‘long haired, drug using, deceitful drummer’  Filled with faith in Jesus ChristFormer “Stoner” Ryan Hall (photo below, with his future wife, Lauren) is now the pastor at Harvest Bible Chapel. Top photo by Tim Hadac. Bottom photo submitted. and pastoring a vibrant, growing church is not something Ryan Hall—or probably anyone who knew him—would have predicted for his future, back when he was a... Read more

Sports

Lights, camera, action

Lights, camera, action

Baseball teams can begin using video equipment during game  For years television stations have used teasers to promote their local news shows, often promising “film at 11.”  Soon high school baseball coaches will adopt the same sort of tactic, except their film will actually be a more advanced form of video recording that can — and probably will — be shown anytime and anywhere.  The National Federation of State High School Associations ruled last month that, beginning in... Read more

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This week Womantalk discussionThe Center, 12700 Southwest Highway, Palos Park, will host its monthly Womantalk coffee hour and discussion on Tuesday, July 29, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Ladies are invited to join the discussion of Simple Abundance and other readings by Sarah Ban Breathnach. There is no cost, but advance reservations are required. Ladies are invited to bring a picnic lunch if they would like to stay after the... Read more

Opinion

No charge for car battery and bonus buck…

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I recently purchased a new battery for my car, but the transaction was unlike any other I’ve experienced. I stopped at a local auto parts store, asked if they had a battery for my make and model and if they would install it. Within minutes, the new battery was in, the old one was out, and I was standing at the front counter waiting to settle up.That’s where the confusion... Read more