Opinion

SextingNCHS Superintendent’s Notes – January 25, 2017

By Ernie Fowler – Nashville CHSD #99 efowler@nashville-k12.org It surprises me how frequently young people get involved with this thing called “sexting”. As a school administrator, I never dreamed this would be such an issue. I can’t comprehend what runs through a person’s mind when they contemplate allowing a nude picture of themselves to be

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Letter: America Needs The Electoral College

America Needs The Electoral College We Need the Electoral College Our Electoral College prevents tyranny by the majority, or giving one state an excess of influence over other states. The Electoral College provides a buffer against states with large populations of government workers and/or government welfare recipients. If the outcome of an election were based

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Ask A Pastor – January 18, 2017

Ask A Pastor By Pastor Scott Osenbaugh, The Healing Place (Nashville Assembly of God) In 1990, my wife and I moved our family to Missouri from California to serve as pastors of a small, struggling fellowship. One of the men in the church took me around the town to show me where the grocery store,

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GesturesNCHS Superintendent’s Notes

By Ernie Fowler – Nashville CHSD #99 efowler@nashville-k12.org I think I’ve become a “with-it”, “happening” dude. Amazingly, it happened by accident. The other day, I was about to sneeze, lifted my arm & stuck my nose into the bend at the elbow. Little did I know that I was doing a so-called dance move called

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Ask A PastorJanuary 11, 2017

Ask A Pastor By Rev. Beverly Kahle St Paul UCC, Nashville “Which translation of Scripture do you prefer to preach from, and why? Which translation do I use and why? First of all, I think it is important that we use true translations and not paraphrases for preaching preparation. While paraphrases are useful for helping

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Letter: The Story Of Murray Center And CILAs In Illinois

The Story Of Murray Center And CILAs In Illinois Dear Editor: December 30, the Chicago Tribune published the third part of a series regarding abuse/neglect and the cover-up of this abuse/neglect in CILAs in the state of Illinois. The third part of this series is about the closure of Jacksonville Developmental Center, and the attempted

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Letter: At Work On Christmas Means The Family Isn’t All Together

At Work On Christmas Means The Family Isn’t All Together The town of Nashville businesses were closed on Christmas Day except for Circle K". The employees were working when they should have been home with their families enjoying Christmas together. How can a manager make employees work on a holiday, especially Christmas? Do the managers

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ComplimentsNCHS Superintendent’s Report – January 4, 2017

By Ernie Fowler – Nashville CHSD #99 efowler@nashville-k12.org Welcome to another year! I thought we just began the school year and, here we are, getting ready to say goodbye to our Senior Class. That’s right Seniors….It has been over 11 years coming and now you are down to the last five months of your k-12

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Ask A Pastor – January 4, 2017

Scott T. Sharp, Pastor First Baptist Church Nashville Question: “Which translation of scripture do you prefer to preach from and why?” In today’s world, we have about as many different translations and types of bibles as we do makes of automobiles. With so many choices available, how does a pastor go about choosing a particular

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