Religion

Religion

Diversity helps drive home the uniqueness of Pentecost

A few Sundays ago, our church, along with many others around the nation and world, celebrated Pentecost, the day the Holy Spirit was given to the Church. That event occurred 50 days (hence “pente”) after Jesus’ crucifixion on the Passover, and corresponds to the Feast of Weeks in the Old Testament.

Bradenton Downtown Ministry to lose base of operations

Downtown Ministries, a not-for-profit outreach to the homeless in Bradenton is losing the church that it works out of to serve the needy.