Columns Archive

GUEST COLUMN: Reading is fundamental

Project Read Northwest aims to improve reading, writing skills of citizens Imagine what your life would be like if you could not read — not a book, menu, grocery list or product label, street sign, newspaper, driver’s license handbook, prescription or an insurance form. Not a job application, report card, ballot, greeting card, letter or an […]

Why the church?

By MARKUS JEROMIN Pastor, Providence Presbyterian Church of Manistee The church, which some like to call “organized religion,” has fallen on hard times lately. Many prefer to relate to God on their own. How often have you heard statements like, “I worship God when I walk outdoors?” Private worship and corporate worship are often confused. […]