Miracles Claimed from Late Pope’s Intercession

VATICAN CITY (RNS) Jesse was just 10 days old in November 2009 when he was diagnosed with Herpes simplex, a virus often lethal to a newborn child. Doctors at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. told his parents that he had no better than a 50...

Miracle Detectives on the Hunt for Answers

(RNS) Dirt at an ancient holy site in Chimayo, N.M. reputedly cures a woman’s rare bone cancer. In North Carolina, a 14-year-old girl stricken with pneumonia is removed from life support but survives after an angelic image appears on a security monitor outside her...

Paralysis of Analysis

Sermon delivered by Randy Hyde, pastor of Pulaski Heights Baptist Church in Little Rock, A.R., on July 26 2009. Psalm 145:10-18; John 6:1-15                     Imagine what it might have been like had our church been involved in planning that day’s activities…...

Moved with Pity

Sermon delivered by Randy Hyde, pastor of Pulaski Heights Baptist Church in Little Rock, A.R., on Feb. 15, 2009. Psalm 30:1-12; Mark 1:40-45 Now, I know Mark is a short gospel, at least the shortest of the four. Just sixteen chapters, and even though some of you who...