Category Archives: Local Info

Local information/events

Prayer Request

It has come to my attention that one of our church family has been hospitalized at CGH since last week. Please pray for Steve that he may be healed and returned to his physical and spiritual families. For more information … Continue reading

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VA Life Insurance Coverage Increases

VA announced in November that the maximum amount of its Veterans Mortgage Life insurance (VMLI) increased from $150,000 to $200,000 effective Jan 1, 2012. It had previously increased from $90,000 to $150,000 on Oct. 1, 2011. VMLI is issued to … Continue reading

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eBenefits – VA and DoD Make It Convenient To Secure Your Benefits

The Pentagon and VA now allow troops, veterans, their famillies and survivors ready to access to information about benefits. A single and secure website is now online where you may obtain information, apply for benefits and perform numerous self-service features. … Continue reading

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Does the Public Genuinely Appreciate Service Sacrifices

VFW Commander-in-Chief Richard De Noyer comments on previous post, “Vet Views”: Despite 10 years of continual conflict, the American People apparently are divorced from reality when it comes to those in uniform. The diminishing number of troop support bumper stickers … Continue reading

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Vet Views on Society and Service

A Pew Research Center survey finds a wide gulf between public and current war veterans of burdens of military service. Yet virtually all vets are proud of their service. In the most wide-ranging survey of the attitudes and experiences of … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 29:11

http://ref.ly/Jeremiah29.11 Jeremiah 29:11 For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.

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Small Business Workshops and Seminars

Carteret Community College offers free small business workshops and seminars. Pre-registration is required. Call 222-6200 or 222-6123. These are coming up soon: “Can My Business Idea Support Me?” is from 6-9 p.m. on Wednesday, January 11, at the Donald W. … Continue reading

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