• National Day of Prayer May 7

    The 64th annual National Day of Prayer, Thursday, May 7, 2015, will have profound significance for our country. It is an unprecedented opportunity to see the Lord’s healing and renewing power ... READ MORE

  • Thank God, I’m not religious

    If there’s such a thing as the most important chapter in scripture, it may be Romans 8. My pastor James Calderazzo regards it so highly, he has memorized all 39 verses and preaches from that ... READ MORE

  • Relief Society Women’s conference

    The Relief Society of the Fort Walton Beach Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints held its annual Women’s Conference, Beautify & Shine, with hundreds of women from Baker to Sandestin ... READ MORE

  • Dump children get new life

    Local missionary Billy Gray recently went to India to visit an orphanage the Billy Gray Ministries supports.  Miss Ellie’s Dump Children Home houses approximately 25 boys and girls. Remini... READ MORE

  • Faith News April 25

    Great Big Family Room Tour Sidewalk Prophets perform at 6 p.m. April 26 at Village Baptist Church in Destin. General admission is $10; VIP Preshow Pizza Party, $75; and Great Big Serenade tick... READ MORE

  • WONDERFUL THINGS: Being good is not good enough

    Author Kevin Kruse just penned a new book entitled One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America. I have not yet read it, but last week I listened to an interview with Mr... READ MORE

  • Faith News April 18

    Selections from the Messiah Donovan Black, the vocal coach and choreographer of the recent production of Stage Crafters Mary Poppins, puts his talents to work on the choral and orchestral event... READ MORE

  • Women will shine on at conference

    After vacationing in Destin more than 15 years ago, Tulsa, Okla., residents Wayne and Dee Chernicky were convinced that one day they would return and retire along the beautiful Emerald Coast. “... READ MORE

  • A first time for everything

    Thanks to Destin residents, blessings just keep coming for Mission Love Seeds children in the Philippines. A recent pool party was made possible by Dollar General and its manager, Castelo ... READ MORE

  • FROM THE 'DEEP' END: Theory of everything Part 1

    In the Beginning A few weeks ago my staff was part of a team building exercise and there was a question asked of all of us: "What was your first job and what did you like about it?” It wa... READ MORE


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