Newton’s first outdoor celebration of spring, the Apple Blossom Festival, is set for Friday, April 27, at Newton Presbyterian Manor. The event runs from 5 to 8 p.m. While fun is what the festival is all about, it’s fun for a really
McFarland Center residents know Tami Temple for her caring smile and long list of questions.
As a Minimum Data Set coordinator, Tami assessed a patient’s need for care and developed personalized care plans.
For the past nine years, Tami worked with
By Jerroll Martens, chaplain Newton Presbyterian Manor
“Pray without ceasing.” — I Thessalonian 5:17
The violence and tragic deaths in recent years have caused some people to be cynical about prayer.
They believe prayer is useless in these
By Sue Ice, resident
Editor’s Note: The following is a reprint of Sue’s “On Thin Ice” column, which appears monthly in the Newton Now newspaper. If you’d like to read more about her adventures, please subscribe at HarveyCountyNow.com.
“I have a question for you, Aim,” Mom said from her blue La-Z-Boy. “How did you stay so positive during everything you went through?”
This takes me by surprise. “Uh, Prozac?” I joke, and she laughs.
She needs to laugh. I
“I give them a $20,000 gift and I don’t get a thank you?” Sound familiar? The dollar amount may vary, but the frustration is the same. More and more people are frustrated and confounded at the lack of appreciation