From the pulpit: Santa and soap
In one of the Psalms, for instance, King David questions who is allowed to stand in God's holy place, and the answer is, "He who has clean hands and a pure heart." (Psalm 24:4 ESV) There is about the phrase "clean hands" a hint of the idea of ritual …
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Year in review: Top stories at Trib.com
Riley Stringer mourns alongside his coaches and teammates Friday at Powell High School during a pregame speech honoring his late father, head coach Jim Stringer. Longtime friend and former Powell coach Richard Despain wrote the speech for Stringer …
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New boutique opens in Moses Lake
Which is kind of remarkable, considering that six weeks ago it was a car wash, and one that didn't work to boot. Hotoveli is located at 955 W. Broadway Ave., right at the intersection with Third Avenue. Not too long ago the property had an espresso …
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From the pulpit: Santa and soap
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