All posts tagged "News Ticker"

  • Stan and Jewell Buckley — They had plans … But God!

    By KATIE EUBANKS   Stan Buckley had plans … But God! From lawyering to pastoring to starting a nonprofit        In July 2010, as senior pastor at First Baptist Jackson, Stan Buckley had an appointment...

    • Posted May 31, 2020
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  • EDITOR’S LETTER — #QuarantineLife lessons

        #QuarantineLife lessons        As I write,  Gov. Tate Reeves has replaced his shelter-in-place order with a more lenient safer-at-home directive. We aren’t being told to self-quarantine, but we’re being urged to do so...

    • Posted May 1, 2020
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  • Jill Ford on faith, family, politics, and eating her pride

    By KATIE EUBANKS   Every step of the way Jill Ford on faith, family, politics, and eating her pride        One of Jill Ford’s earliest memories is of riding a horse with her brother Reggie...

    • Posted May 1, 2020
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  • EDITOR’S LETTER — Pray, keep your distance, and don’t panic

    Pray, keep your distance, and don’t panic      At press time,  Mississippi had reported 20 deaths and 900+ cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, and the global death toll had topped 40,000. This is cause for prayer,...

    • Posted April 3, 2020
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  • The Bates Family — ‘We’re God’s adopted kids’

    by KATIE EUBANKS     ‘We’re God’s adopted kids’ How Amy and Cliff Bates went from ‘easy street’ to mixed-race adoption        Seven-year-old Levi Bates appears, for a second, at the front door of the...

    • Posted April 3, 2020
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