Archive for June 2nd, 2018

Uncle Tom’s Cabin – 1987 Movie

on June 2, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History

by ajfloyd / The Internet Post Uncle Tom is a high-minded, devoutly Christian black slave to a kind family, the Shelbys. But beset by financial difficulties, the Shelbys sell Tom to a slave trader. Young George Shelby promises to someday redeem him. The story relates Uncle Tom’s trials, suffering, and religious fortitude. Uncle Tom’s Cabin was revolutionary in 1852 for […]

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Five-Finger Prayers

Five-Finger Prayers

on June 2, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Pray for one another.  – James 5:16 Prayer is a conversation with God, not a formula. Yet sometimes we might need to use a “method” to freshen up our prayer time. We can pray the Psalms or other Scriptures (such as The Lord’s Prayer), or use the ACTS method (Adoration, Confession, Thanksgiving, and Supplication). I recently came across this “Five-Finger […]

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A small fire is to blame for the power outage in downtown Jackson.

A small fire is to blame for the power outage in downtown Jackson.

on June 2, 2018, 5:54 AM / in Local News

A small fire is to blame for the power outage in downtown Jackson. Leaders with Jackson Energy Authority say the fire started in the underground system. JEA says 6-8 customers were out of power. Workers are trying to restore power and say more customers may see a power outage Friday night in the Church and Main Street area. At about […]

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