Unfulfilled Dreams?

by the Rev. Rich Heinz “Paul Hamm won't be going to the Beijing Olympics, after all,” reported Fox News on Monday.  Hamm suffered a broken hand on May 22 at the national championships, and [...]

I Kissed a Girl

by Sandra Ostapowich It takes a lot to disturb me.  I'm not sure if this is a good thing or a bad thing, but it is what it is.  I have been disturbed.  And of all things, by a song I heard on [...]


by The Rev. Rich Heinz So what is the problem with reruns?  You already know what will happen.  They are predictable.  The outcome will not change.  Hannah Montana’s zany antics with Lily will [...]

Higher Movies: The Dark Knight

by Stan Lemon The Dark Knight is perhaps the best movie yet to grace the big screen this summer. Following in the Batman franchise and the excellent work done in Batman Begins we find our [...]

Not as the World Gives

by Jonathan Kohlmeier This world isn't very peaceful is it? You are always hearing about hurricanes, tornadoes, wildfires, earthquakes, flooding and other natural disasters. The news is plagued [...]

Board of Directors – Elections Announcement

Last week, during the Amen - Irvine conference, the Higher Things Board of Directors and Executives met for our annual Summit meeting.  One of the most important orders of business for this [...]

Holy Fun!

by The Rev. William Cwirla The Amen-Irvine youth conference came to its worshipful ending yesterday afternoon, and what a week it was!  Though smaller in numbers than Amen-Scranton and St. [...]


by The Rev. Brent Kuhlman What a fool!  The apostle doesn’t seem to have a clue.  You can just hear Napoleon Dynamite:  “Idiot!” After all, the religion of the world is:  YOU”VE GOT TO LOVE [...]


by The Rev. Mark Buetow So this woman has a demon-possessed daughter. She's in a bad way. But Jesus is in the 'hood so she tracks Him down. "Lord, Son of David! Have mercy on me! My daughter [...]

The Amen of God

by The Rev. George Borghardt III In the name of Jesus. Amen. There is the “Amen” of God. God's “yes” answer. He's at the place of Skull, Golgatha. “Amen” on Good Friday is spelled, “INRI.” [...]