Faith

Three cheers for water

We can survive without many things like that extra car, for instance. We can survive without desserts and air conditioning and those extra pairs of shoes and so on. It would be a ...

Reading, writing, arithmetic and living

Back when it first played on the radio in 1972, Alice Cooper sang “school’s out for summer.” It felt like a powerful youth anthem at the time. It carried more punch then than ...

Taking it step by step

In a recent sermon, Pastor Dennis Mandigo said something like this at the conclusion as he challenged us to spiritual growth: “Change will come. It may be incremental, but it wil ...

Why I’m a Christian

I have not always lived consciously and purposefully for God. In fact, life started out going down a much different road for me in Baltimore. There’s no need to use much space to ...

EDH community calendar

Wednesday, May 20 The Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Parent Support Group meets at 7 p.m. every third Wednesday at the Neuro-Linguistic Learning Center, 881 Embarcadero ...

Things to do

MAY 23-24 Madrona Vineyards, located in the Apple Hill region of Camino at 2560 High Hill Road, will host an open house May 23-24. Admission is $7.50 per person. The event will fe ...

Large cast brings ‘Sleeping Beauty’ to life

In their ninth annual spring play, students from kindergarten to eighth grade at Saint John Notre Dame School in Folsom will be acting in “Sleeping Beauty.” Co-director Kathy ...

A bounty in the backyard?

So, do you think spring has finally arrived here in Folsom and El Dorado Hills? I do not mean officially on the calendar — since that happened two months ago — but rather in ...

Can story of ‘the weeping prophet’ speak to us today?

A lot of people do not read the Bible, but those who do confine themselves only to the New Testament. However, the Old Testament was the “Bible” Jesus used. It was the word for ...

Recent adventures in the blogosphere

Recently, I was listening to the Kim Komando, a computer expert who hosts her own radio show on Talk 650 KSTE. A man called in and asked her what he could do to generate interest i ...