Reflections on a Good Father’s Trust Fund

Reflections on a Good Father’s Trust Fund

Rockwall, TX (May 16, 2024) – All six of us were present and seated around our parents’ dinner table several days after our father died. We had also gathered here just five months earlier, after our mother passed away. None of us wanted to be recalled so soon to those duties that mingle with grief. […]

Rockwall County Mayors’ Prayer Breakfast set for May 2

ROCKWALL, TX (April 24, 2024) The community is welcome to gather with the Mayors of Rockwall County for a time of fellowship, worship and prayer for our cities, county, country, and the world on the 73rd Annual National Day of Prayer. Doors open at 7:30 a.m. for the Mayors Prayer Breakfast, 108 E. Washington St. […]

Patti Richter, On Faith: Reasons Not to Trust Those First Impressions

Patti Richter, On Faith: Reasons Not to Trust Those First Impressions

Rockwall, TX (March 25, 2024) – Elizabeth Bennet and the aristocratic Mr. Darcy quietly observed each other at a local ball. Lizzy disliked his high-brow bearing, while he, though attracted to Lizzy, rejected any thought of a connection to her less cultivated family. Reading Jane Austen’s classic novel Pride and Prejudice could cure us of […]

Rockwall County’s new Hope Global Methodist Church welcomes community

Rockwall County’s new Hope Global Methodist Church welcomes community

Join the new church in town for Easter Sunday service   Hope Global Methodist Church has begun! ROCKWALL, TX (March 18, 2024) This Resurrection Day, 31 March 2024 is a day to celebrate the coming of new life with renewed vitality, energetic hopes, and revitalized plans for the future. That’s exactly what the Hope Global […]

Spring Revival with Evangelist, Kurt LaBouve planned for weekend of April 12-14

Spring Revival with Evangelist, Kurt LaBouve planned for weekend of April 12-14

Rockwall, TX (March 14, 2024) – Rockwall Baptist Church and Pastor Tony Roa extend an open invitation to the Spring Revival with Evangelist Kurt LaBouve. Scheduled for April 12-14, 2024 the revival will include 4 services of Christ-honoring music and message. Service schedule: Friday evening – 7:00pm Saturday evening  – 6:00pm Sunday – 11:00am & […]

‘Solidarity Event’ set for Feb 25 in Rockwall

ROCKWALL, TX (Jan. 24, 2023) The community is invited as Hava and Jimmy McClintock, Ambassadors for Israel Int. and Rockwall Chabad, host a county-wide Solidarity Event on Sunday, Feb. 25 featuring a presentation by the North Texas Chapter of the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) in support of Israel’s soldiers and their families. […]

The Unbroken Song of Peace on Earth

The Unbroken Song of Peace on Earth

ROCKWALL, TX (Nov. 19, 2023) From Thanksgiving to Christmas can seem like one long holiday, which for some folks isn’t long enough. In the eyes of a child, the passing months of the calendar all lead to the 25th of December. With childlike anticipation, I recently began counting down the days to a long-hoped-for event: my […]

Patti Richter, On Faith: Delivered from domain of darkness

Patti Richter, On Faith: Delivered from domain of darkness

ROCKWALL, TX (Oct. 25, 2023) A brave thirty-four-year-old left his native Scotland in 1858 and traveled four and a half months with his young bride to their chosen destination in the South Pacific. Though thankful to finally arrive at their intended island, relief soon gave way to horror and dismay. The local inhabitants were naked […]

Rockwall church group is quilting for a cause

Rockwall church group is quilting for a cause

ROCKWALL, TX (Oct. 25, 2023) Quilting is something of a lost art. But for a group at Lakepointe Church who meet each Monday, quilting is far from lost. In fact, it is very close to their hearts as they live out the old adage, my soul is fed by needle and thread. Lakepointe Quilters – […]

St. Benedict’s Church holds Blessing of the Animals

St. Benedict’s Church holds Blessing of the Animals

Rockwall, TX (October 16, 2023) – St. Benedict’s Anglican Church held their Blessing of the Animals this past Saturday, October 14. Pets and their owners were invited to the hill on Lakeshore Drive in Rockwall where the church calls home to receive the blessings as cherished members of the family. Courtesy photos

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