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Journalism and celebrity collide in classic film

Showing of "Roman Holiday" is meant to coincide with MU Museum of Art and Archaeology exhibition and MU School of Journalism centennial.

 

 

Health Department to show documentary "Unnatural Causes"

It will be shown starting at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the Health Department building. The series investigates whether socioeconomic and racial inequalities, more than medical care, genes or behavior, affect the health of Americans.

Boone County woman writes guide to reciting the rosary

Jennifer Holland, a lifelong Catholic, wants others to better understand the rosary tradition that she says has fallen by the wayside.

Tongue-powered technology being developed for disabled people

The device would allow disabled people to have control over their environment with their tongues.

Muslims emphasize charity during Ramadan

The mid-Missouri Muslim community donates to the Central Missouri Food Bank every year during Ramadan, a time for fasting.

Speakers aim to create safe haven in ministering to gays

About 90 people attended the talk given by TEACH Ministries, which preaches an inspirational message of unconditional Christian love for and acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people on Friday night at the Missouri United Methodist Church.

Karis Community Church settles into Missouri Theatre

This will be the first Sunday the church uses its new home inside the Missouri Theatre Center for the Arts for services. The church previously used a ballroom in the Tiger Hotel for Sunday services.

Millersburg Christian Church celebrates rich history

Part of the church's sesquicentennial celebrations has included excavation of the original church, and that's led to some interesting discoveries.

TEACHing love: Mother to share story of loss, transformation, acceptance

After her daughter’s suicide, Mary Lou Wallner examined her faith-based views of homosexuality. She will share her understanding on Friday at Missouri United Methodist Church.

Array of classical musicians will perform at Missouri River Festival of the Arts

The festival’s artistic director will also play alongside St. Louis musician Erin Bode on Thursday.

Committee chooses “My Columbia” for Festival of the Arts poster

3 churches offer Financial Peace University

The 13-week program, taught via video, is designed to help families struggling with finances to "beat debt and build wealth God's way."

Mixing religion and politics

With the twenty-something voter turnout increasing, this presidential election rides on more than traditional evangelical values.

Economy keeps stay-at-home moms at home

Choosing the right sunscreen amidst a chemical debate

Summer is almost over, but that doesn’t mean it’s time to pack away the sunscreen. Sunshine will continue to reflect off the water all fall, and when winter comes, it will reflect off the snow. 
Choosing a good sunscreen can be a daunting task.

Direct observation leads to deeper meaning for Columbia artist

King said he has been an artist “pretty much from the get-go” and attributes a lot of his passion for art to his parents. Back in the ninth and 10th grades, though, he would draw nothing but trucks.

Forging a better path

Youth Empowerment Zone gives teens a chance to start a new chapter in their lives.

Jehovah's Witnesses convene in Columbia for district convention

The three-day program will welcome 51 congregations from mid-Missouri.

The Eastern Orthodox Christian Tradition of Fasting

Eastern Orthodox Christians began a 15-day fast Aug. 1. Fasting is a tradition that varies among religions.

Columbia artist creates outsider art

 Teriko, who goes by only a first name, considers art to be a question of semantics.

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