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The Call

Vol. E18, Number 21

updated: October 22, 2018

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October 22, 2018

His struggle made him who he is: 'God wastes nothing'

HILLSVILLE, Va. (Oct. 25, 2018) -- Michael Dolinger was 24 years old and the father of a young son when he was charged with ...

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His struggle made him who he is: 'God wastes nothing'

HILLSVILLE, Va. (Oct. 25, 2018) -- Michael Dolinger was 24 years old and the father of a young son when he was charged with five felonies for selling marijuana. Before the sentencing, he asked permission to take his family to Disney World because he thought he was going to prison. “I never did anything like that with my dad, so I wanted a memory to go with me,” said Dolinger, who was four years old when his own father was incarcerated. On Sunday, Oct. 21, the 28-year-old former drug dealer preached for the first time at the United Methodist church ... Read more

Commentary: The laughter of children in serious times

SEYMOUR, Tenn. (Oct. 26, 2018) -- These are challenging times for the church. We rightly wonder what will become of our United Methodist family. Some even cynically ask whether or ... Read more

Change for Children training scholarships announced

ALCOA, Tenn. (Oct. 22, 2018) -- The Holston Conference Children’s Ministry Team has awarded $500 Change for Children training scholarships to each of the following children's ministry workers: Helene Denny, ... Read more

See our Oct. 26 email edition

Here are some of the links and stories to our October 26, 2018, email edition of The Call: > Testimony from Hillsville, VA: "God wastes nothing"> Commentary: Laughter of children ... Read more

See our Oct. 18 email edition

Here are some of the links and stories in the October 18, 2018, email edition of The Call: > 8 call to ministry stories from Holstonians> Heard in Holston: Espiritu ... Read more