Religion

Religion

Laugh until you die - the place humor has at the end of life

The process of dying can come with less stress when it’s something of a laughing matter. At its simplest, it’s a willingness to occasionally make light of the peculiarities – if not absurdities – that often go hand-in-hand with end-of-life situations. It’s sometimes humor at hospice.

Theoden Janes

Hornets’ hosts kept their love a secret, until ...

Jacinda Jacobs and Derrick “Fly Ty” Jacobs were paired up by the Charlotte Hornets as arena hosts for home games in 2014, but could never have predicted how good a match it would turn out to be. Here’s the story of how the duo went from co-workers to being a married couple who say they’re on a mission from God.

Religion

5 things Donald Trump could change about religion in America

Donald Trump ran on a pledge to build a wall between the United States and Mexico. But after just a few weeks in the White House, it appears that he would also like to tear down a wall – the historic one separating church and state. In November, Republican candidate Trump won the support of 81 percent of white evangelical voters. Now President Trump is busy trying to keep his campaign promises with a flurry of executive orders, appointments and proposed changes in the law.

Videos

Feeding the Children

Martha and Preston Taylor started a program called Feeding the Children, which cooks and delivers lunches to elementary school children in need during winter and spring break. They helped volunteers cook,assemble and bag meals in the kitchen at First United Methodist Church Belmont, before volunteers delivered them.
Diedra Laird The Charlotte Observer
Feeding the Children 2:08

Feeding the Children

Charlotte Hanukkah celebration at SouthPark Mall 1:19

Charlotte Hanukkah celebration at SouthPark Mall

Forest Hill's viral holiday video on gratitude 1:45

Forest Hill's viral holiday video on gratitude

Christmas Eve Lovefeast and Candlelight service 1:02

Christmas Eve Lovefeast and Candlelight service