Eugene Peterson, Author of ‘The Message’ and Pastor to Other Pastors, Dies at Age 85

By: Emily McFarlan Miller (RNS) — Eugene Peterson, the best-selling author of “The Message” and longtime pastor praised as a “shepherd’s shepherd,” passed away Monday morning (Oct. 22) at age 85. Among Peterson’s last words were, “Let’s go,” according to a statement from his family. “During the previous days, it was apparent that he was Continue Reading

Police Investigating ‘Suspicious Letter’ at Sen. Susan Collins’ Maine Home

By Ellyn Santiago Bangor Police public information officer Sgt. Wade Betters, in response to a request by Heavy inquiring about fire and crime scene vehicles located near Sen. Susan Collins’ house, said authorities are investigating a “suspicious letter.” Local media first reported that a Bangor Police crime lab vehicle and Continue Reading