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  1. Thanks to those behind the curtains

    July 23rd, 2013 at 11:08 AM

    By Rich Peck

    Thanks to all who helped make the National Gathering a smashing success. While Phil Stacey, Shane Bishop, Don Davis, Bishop James Swanson and David Delk deserved and received applause for their life-changing songs and sermons, there were hundreds of people working behind the scenes who spent long hours preparing for the ev... read more

  2. Not much of a change

    June 5th, 2013 at 10:20 AM

    By Rich Peck

    Some Scout leaders are disappointed in the BSA decision to allow gays to participate in the scouting program while continuing the prohibition of gay Scout leaders. In truth, there will be no significant change. Few, if any, Scout leaders have ever asked a young person about his sexual orientation. No sexual activity of any... read more | 14 comments

  3. God is a Methodist

    April 15th, 2013 at 8:50 AM

    By Rich Peck

    In the film “42,” Branch Rickey makes it clear he and Jackie Robins are both Methodists.“He’s a Methodist,” says Rickey. “I’m a Methodist. God’s a Methodist.” In the movie about breaking the color barrier in baseball, Rickey is played by Harrison Ford and Robinson is pl... read more | 1 comment

  4. Time to plan for national gathering

    November 13th, 2012 at 10:44 AM

    By Rich Peck

    July 12 to 14 will be here before you know it. It's not too early to invite your buddies to join you at this remarkable event. Sure, bring your wife. She will love Nashville, and she can join you for the Phil Stacey concert. She probably already cheered him on as an American Idol finalist. Hope to see you in the hallways... read more

  5. Strength for Service joins the Combined Federal Campaign

    October 9th, 2012 at 6:54 PM

    By Larry Coppock

    Normal 0 SFS recently joined the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) as one of its newest members. Since 2002 over 460,000 SFS devotional books have been distributed to military men and women around the world. In order to continue free distribution to military chaplains our leadership team has crafted a stra... read more