Founded in 1991, The Shepherd's Staff is an ecumenical Christian organization that exists "to reach out to those in crisis, to aid those in need, to support those in trouble, to seek out and encourage pathways to self-sufficiency, and to be a witness for Christ in our community." Our guests include homeless and low-income individuals; employed, under- and unemployed residents; veterans, single parents, grandparents and extended families; out-of-school youth and elderly individuals on fixed
Korryn Gaines lived and died on social media. The many photos and videos that the Randallstown woman posted on Instagram and Facebook show a confident, happy young woman bursting with pride in her young children, her family and her sense of fashion.
Nicholas Tsakalos, 72, co-owner of H&S Bakery, the Southeast Baltimore business founded by his father and grandfather, died Wednesday of complications related to Lewy Body Dementia at his Baltimore County home.
Anyone who is in need this Thanksgiving and cannot share a holiday meal with family or friends has their pick of meals offered by local community groups and houses of worship around Harford and Cecil counties.
When The Faith Club of Carroll County meets at 7 p.m. Nov. 4 at the Finksburg library, discussion will focus on "Living in the Shadow of the Cross: Understanding and Resisting the Power and Privilege of Christian Hegemony," a book by Paul Kivel.
Rebecca L. Lowery, who had worked in development and alumni relations for the last decade at the Johns Hopkins University, was killed Wednesday when a tree fell on her car while driving on Falls Road. She was 52.
"Black Hawk Down" helicopter pilot Jeff Niklaus will speak at the 18th Annual Carroll County Christian Men's Prayer Breakfast, to be held from 8 to 10 a.m. Oct. 4 at Grace Lutheran Church in Westminster.
Three men who were sexually abused by a church youth-ministry leader years ago experienced a measure of justice Wednesday as they confronted their abuser in court, read emotion-charged statements about how his crimes have damaged their lives, and heard a judge sentence Raymond Fernandez to 16 years in prison.
Edith Henrietta Cooper, a retired Baltimore city public school crossing guard who was once voted the city's most popular safety officer in a newspaper contest, died of a respiratory ailment Aug 20 at Saint Agnes Medical Center. The Irvington resident was 92.
Harford County planning officials have asked officials with the Love Fellowship Christian Center Inc. of Bel Air to revise their plans to build a church in Abingdon to ensure there is enough space between the church property and existing residential and school property.
The Carroll County Board of Commissioners must sign a document Thursday before a local nonprofit organization can be eligible to receive a $377,000 state grant to improve its behavioral health facilities.
By By Christian Alexandersen and Times Staff Writer
More than 80 people visited Java Vault Cafe in Manchester Friday night to support Justin's Fund in honor of 12-year-old Justin Diggs who died July 8 when a severe thunderstorm swept through the North Carroll area.
Dr. Richard G. Thomas Jr., a retired longtime Baltimore County educator who helped integrate county public schools in the 1950s, died Thursday of complications from a stroke at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 82.
By By Frederick N. Rasmussen and The Baltimore Sun
Maryland religious leaders issued a call for families to offer foster care to immigrant children from Central America who may be on their way to Maryland as part of a national influx of unaccompanied minors fleeing violence there.
The debate over our country's broken immigration system is not a new one, and the U.S. Catholic Bishops have consistently supported calls for comprehensive immigration reform. Our offer to provide humanitarian care to children in need should not be construed as an alternative response to the policies and conditions that have led to this crisis.
Hunt's Memorial United Methodist Church in Towson church hosts week-long Baltimore County Christian Work camp during which 200-300 volunteers take on painting, repair and building projects in homes of those in need.