Northern-Sun Print Columnsen-usWed, 22 Feb 2017 00:43:30 EDTWed, 22 Feb 2017 00:43:30 EDT's Corner Rev. Barb Muhs, pastor, Salem Church of Lincoln Lincoln, Iowa was a day to "visit" my home church in Muscatine. It also happened to be the week end for eagle watching along the Mississippi and several musical performances by ragtime piano players from across the united states.Sat, 4 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTTouring the Skies By Jim Bonser ( 19:1 The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands. Sadly, January turned out to be about as bad as I feared, at least as far as stargazing is concerne.Sat, 4 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTSlices of Life By: Jill Pertler-The Table Table has been a part of my life for as long as I can remember. When I was a child, it was my fortress; I crawled under it, learning every crack and crevice from the underside. It seemed massive from my little girl perspective. Larger than life.Sat, 4 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTConservation-A Magnificent Bird By: Kevin Williams, Grundy County Conservation Director doctor's appointment in Marshalltown on Friday saw me cruising past Sand Lake just to the east of that city about 8:30 AM. I always watch as I drive past to see how many Canada Geese are utilizing the area.Sat, 4 Feb 2017 00:00:00 EDTPastor's Corner Rev. Carol Kress, pastor, Gladbrook United Methodist Church Gladbrook, Iowa Psalm 95:8-9 "Do not harden your hearts, as in the rebellion. As in the day of trial in the wilderness when your ancestors tested me. " The Grace of Persistence Lately I have been studying up on the National Parks.Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDT