WALKER - I didn't have a fancy button to push or a big red chair that spun around but I did have a great experience as a judge Saturday at the Texaco Country Showdown talent contest at Northern Lights Casino in Walker.
“I look up to the hills. Where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord. He is the maker of heaven and earth.” Psalm 121: 1-2. If someone had told me last year, a month ago or even just a few weeks ago my family would be making some very important decisions regarding my mom's health, I wouldn't have believed them.
Life is unpredictable. And I know that's not a news flash to anyone.
Sometimes the unpredictability of life does nothing more than keep us on our toes. Other times, we're thrown a curveball out of nowhere and our lives are turned upside down.
Steve Bergerson is a busy man.
But Bergerson, 47, wasn’t too busy to email his “Many hats” submission to the Brainerd Dispatch’s Labor Day section contest. He also wasn’t too busy to answer questions for this interview since the Dispatch picked him as the prize winner when it asked:...
Even though I’ve been on this earth nearly 38 years, my role as a mother was born on July 2, 2010, when I gave birth to my daughter, Isabella.
After more than a decade of trying to conceive, my dreams of becoming a mother were realized.
In the past, I would look at Mother’s Day cards for my own ...
“For nothing is impossible with God.” — Luke 1:37.
This verse has always held special meaning for me. Throughout the years, I’ve considered it my theme for living. It reminds me God can do anything. He’s a big God. He’s all-knowing, all-powerful and always in control. No matter wh...