Pastor Otis Woodard DiesAdvocate for homeless and hungry in St. Louis area was 78
Local Lutherans, Catholic Archdiocese Sending Aid to PhilippinesSt. Louis-based Lutheran Church Missouri Synod has already sent $150,000 to the Lutheran Church in the Philippines to provide immediate assistance.
Local Lutherans Announce Position on Boy Scouts PolicyThe denomination will honor the Scouts' decision to allow gay members but will leave it up to each individual congregation to decide what to do next.
My Dog Ate My iPad? Local Schools Do Away With Textbooks"Technology fee" helps cover cost of school-issued iPads.
Illinois Foster-Care Dispute A Matter Of Law, Faith"We prayed about it, talked about it. Sometimes you have to take a stand, and sometimes (it's) hard,'' said Mark Zartman, 51.