Fair Oaks Fire & Rescue Company Fundraiser Connects with Local Community

When thinking of volunteer fire departments, most people think of service in rural areas. That’s not wrong, but it’s also not the whole picture. Of the nearly thirty thousand fire departments nationwide, 85% are served by volunteer/mostly volunteer firefighters.  In many departments, volunteers serve alongside career firefighters, EMT’s and paramedics and provide invaluable support to … Continue reading Fair Oaks Fire & Rescue Company Fundraiser Connects with Local Community

Expectation Church Hosts Easter Eggstravaganza

If asked the question, “What is the church?”, more than likely the response will be, “The church is a building where people go to learn about God.” However, there’s a growing movement among contemporary evangelicals to  redefine the word church. Instead of a building, these churches see Christians themselves as the church. Expectation Church in … Continue reading Expectation Church Hosts Easter Eggstravaganza

Missing Girls in D.C.

https://spark.adobe.com/video/kKtmSCPEKwmSr/embed My colleague Keanna Boyd created this beautiful, heartbreaking story about girls who have gone missing, particularly in Washington D.C. The narration is a poem she herself wrote. Although a recent Instagram post claiming 14 young women disappeared in the D.C. over a 24-hour period was proved to be inaccurate, the correct numbers are still disturbing. Always … Continue reading Missing Girls in D.C.