Waynedale Opinion Articles

Our local writers give you insight of their original opinions on the latest Waynedale (Fort Wayne), Indiana news and entertainment topics. Movie, restaurant, show and event reviews are in this section.

4Surely he has borne our griefs
and carried our sorrows;
yet we esteemed him stricken,
smitten by God, and afflicted.
5But he was wounded for our transgressions,
he was bruised for our iniquities;
upon him was the chastisement that made us whole,
and with his stripes we are healed.

Isaiah 53:4 through Isaiah 53:5 (RSV)

 

The season of Lent began on Wednesday, February 25 with the observance of Ash Wednesday, a day where Christians remember their mortality, and reflect on the sin which clings so...

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It's official, straight from the IDNR – If you are under 17 years of age or over 65 you 'DO NOT' have to buy a fishing license OR a trout stamp in the state of Indiana in 2004. Thank you Indiana.

After spending a small fortune over the years on hunting license, fishing license, trout stamps, deer licenses, park entrance fees, and camping permits, etc, I'm finally getting something back. Oh, and I also understand that state park entrance fees for seniors are only around $12 instead of $18...

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Many people have moments in their lives that they'd like to go back and relive or change. The only problem is that by changing one event in our lives, we would change the entire course of our life and ultimately who we are.

This is the premise of The Butterfly Effect starring Ashton Kutcher (That 70's Show). In the movie, Kutcher plays Evan, a young man with a disturbed past plagued with blackouts during stressful moments. When Evan goes off to college and starts to remember the times he...

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I received this through an E-Mail from a friend of mine. I'm assuming it is true and I like it. I never knew about this and I wish I had learned it in school when I was growing up. I think it's something that should be known to the world. Read it, cut it out, make copies, and pass the information along. It's a little different from my regular editorials but I think that it's important information; and I think it should be passed along.

 

LAUS DEO

On the aluminum cap, atop the Washington...

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Reflections On Prayer

 

I do not cease to give thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers, {17} that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give you a spirit of wisdom and of revelation in the knowledge of him. (Ephesians 1:16-17 RSV)

Many persons have heard the saying, "Prayer Changes Things." And for those of us who believe in God, prayer is a very important part of the life of faith. This column will explore very briefly what prayer is, and what prayer isn't, and...

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"Who this is we must learn, for man he seems/ in all his lineaments, though in his face/The glimpses of his Father's glory." John Milton Paradise Regain'd

Who can escape the mounting discussions about Mel Gibson's upcoming movie The Passion? Over the centuries great artists have attempted to portray the extraordinary story of Jesus of Nazareth using the best means at their disposal. Michelangelo gave us the Sistine Chapel, a work of enduring artistic value. Taking up the quill, Milton...

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