Want a good read on topics that are local and uplifting, as well as ways to get plugged into the community? Below are the variety of categories that local individuals, high school students, and the Beacon team have written to enlighten the San Antonio area on who is out there, and how to get involved!


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Running to Win

Running to Win

In Paul’s letter to the church at Corinth he states, “Do you not know that those who run in a race, all the runners run, but only one gets the prize? Run in such a way so as to get the prize!” I Cor. 9:24.

April 8, 2017 By Jim Faulk

A Lifetime of Serving Others

A Lifetime of Serving Others

The retired physician still rises early at least two days of the week. By 7 a.m. he’s reviewing the list of those he needs to see. He heads for the elevator pushing a plastic bin full of Bibles and gospel pamphlets.

April 7, 2017 By Patti Richter

Conroe Singer-Songwriter Finds Mentoring More Significant than Fame

Conroe Singer-Songwriter Finds Mentoring More Significant than Fame

Shellee Coley is one impressive lady, although she is far too modest to say so. Texas born and bred, she followed her dream of becoming a Christian singer-songwriter all the way to Nashville...

April 8, 2017 By Amanda Graves

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Huge Turnout for 'Facing Darkness' Movie

Huge Turnout for 'Facing Darkness' Movie

in Entertainment, Health & Wellness, Where Hope Comes From

FACING DARKNESS—the gripping, award-winning documentary of the Samaritan’s Purse organization’s race to rescue two of its medical workers stricken with Ebola—took in $1.2 million at the box office for its March 30 one-night, nationwide screening thro

How Jesus Faced His Friday

How Jesus Faced His Friday

in Where Hope Comes From

Everyone struggled on crucifixion Friday: The disciples struggled to keep faith. Pilate struggled to save face. Faithful women struggled to help Jesus. Pharisees struggled to discredit Jesus. Soldiers struggled to hurt Jesus...

The South Texas Heat Can Kill - Don’t Risk Your Pet’s Life!

The South Texas Heat Can Kill - Don’t Risk Your Pet’s Life!

in Pets, Health & Wellness

If you see a pet locked in a hot car, take action immediately.