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ACU Alums Pull Off Dramatic Rescue of 10 Ukrainian Children

Andrew Kelly, a 2001 graduate of Abilene Christian University, and his wife, Jenny, were in Abilene when Russia invaded Ukraine in February, but their hearts and minds immediately were back in the land they knew well. In 2003, Andrew and Steve Taliaferro, a 1990 ACU graduate, started a ministry called Jeremiah’s Hope that operated a rescue shelter in Ukraine that

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Americans Disagree Over Ways to Reduce Number of Abortions

A Supreme Court ruling on Friday, June 24, overturned the landmark 1973 Roe v Wade decision that legalized abortion. A day before that ruling, the Pew Research Center posted an article by Justin Nortey about the disagreement among adults in the United States over whether more restrictive laws are an effective way to reduce the number of abortions. The story

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No One Noticed

By DANNY MINTON It was October 7, 1871, and the people in the city that lay quietly near Lake Michigan went about their daily routine. The streets were full of shoppers, farmers had come to town to sell their goods, and tradesmen were actively busy making money.  However, the next day, October 8, 1871, would be different. Fire has a

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Upcoming Vacation Bible School

Many churches already have staged Vacation Bible School for this year, but there is still time to register your children for upcoming sessions. Broadview Baptist Church, 2500 S. 27th St., is hosting four days of worship, crafts, music, and more, with the theme of “Created in Christ, Designed for God’s Purpose.” Sessions are scheduled for Sunday, June 19, through Thursday,

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Bo Green’s ’80 at 80′ Bike Ride Benefits Meals on Wheels

HOW TO DONATE TO BO GREEN’S “80 AT 80” BIKE RIDE The ride, scheduled for Saturday, June 25, benefits Meals on Wheels. Donate online:https://www.mealsonwheelsplus.com/Click “Donate” at the topClick “Other”Type 80 at 80 in space next to “Other”Fill in amountDonate by check:Meals on Wheels Plus717 N. 10th St.Abilene, TX 79601 By LORETTA FULTON A guy who defeated leukemia, underwent rotator cuff

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