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“God’s Favorite” coming to Brockport

Per their annual rite of spring, the BUM Players, a local community-theater group, are once again putting the finishing touches on their annual dessert-theater comedy. This year they are proud to present “God’s Favorite,” a lesser known comedy by well-known playwright Neil Simon, with permission from Samuel French Inc. The Continue reading →

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Byron-Bergen students inducted into National Junior Honor Society

On March 19, a distinguished group of 23 students from Byron-Bergen Jr. High School was welcomed into the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) by its President, Lauren Burke. Ms. Burke addressed the audience with a challenge: Continue to excel in the five qualities that members of National Junior Honor Society Continue reading →

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God and Jesus, Politics and Government

by Dr. Mark Hendrickson Is God a Democrat? A Republican? Was Jesus a conservative, liberal, socialist, or libertarian? Those are jarring questions. Yet, because faith informs one’s values and values inform one’s political leanings, it is understandable why religion and politics often intersect and overlap. And because there are myriad different Continue reading →