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Once again, we are starting to stir things up for Christmas. What comes to your mind when you reflect on preparing for Christmas? As a child, a big part of getting ready for Christmas for me was dreaming. Yes, dreaming, of what the tree would look like, what part would I have in the church ...

Heart of America Library News

There are many indications of the Holiday Spirit in our community and the Heart of America Library is getting ready, too! The Mitten Tree is up! We are accepting donations for new or gently used winter hats or gloves. These are then given to schools for distribution to children needing those ...

Pastor’s Corner: Stay focused on the light of Jesus Christ

Five years ago, Jean and I moved from Dunseith to Rugby. The joke was we moved south for milder winters, but in reality this is where 3/8ths of our grandchildren live. For 18 years prior to the move we lived and served at that little white church just north of the golf course north of Dunseith. ...

Military nurses have always been a blessing

In this time of pandemic COVID-19 crisis, I believe we are more appreciative and thankful for the sacrifices being made by all those fighting this disease in the medical fields, especially those in the nursing profession. This includes those nurses in the military as well. Throughout our ...

Pastor’s Corner: There is hope!

This past week several news outlets described the struggle Japan is facing with suicide. Government statistics in Japan revealed that suicide claimed more lives in October alone than COVID-19 has over the entire year to date. The monthly number of Japanese suicides rose to 2,153 in October ...

Heart of America Library News

As this pandemic continues and the weather makes it more difficult to spend time outdoors many people are “stuck inside.” If you know someone that could use a phone call, card or a long letter, don’t hesitate to reach out to them. I visited recently with someone that was doing some ...

Let’s Cook: A Tribute to my Aunt Doris

There are certain people who touch the lives of those they know in a unique and lasting way. Spending time with them brings us joy, contentment and inspiration. This was certainly true of my Aunt Doris Repnow, who passed away November 20, 2020. She was a kind and caring person who did her part ...

Heart of America Library News

The Heart of America Library continues to be open to the public. If you need reading material or to use a computer, stop by. We also continue to provide curbside service and will deliver items if you are unable to get to the library. Our phone number is 701-776-6223. Wash your hands, social ...

Just be thankful

Unless you are living under a rock, or never leave the house and don’t watch TV or read current events, you know that times are kinda tough right now. Really, things are just plain hard. Apart from everything else, across the country and across North Dakota, COVID-19 cases are sharply on ...

Thanksgiving in the Military

Our national Thanksgiving holiday is being celebrated this week. Military personnel serving around the world will be giving thanks in many ways as well. We need to remember all these serving today in our armed forces and be thankful for all they are doing for us. Major holidays such as ...