Our lifestyle is public profession we’re God’s children

By Leonard Lauriault: QCS columnist I like the movie, “Backdraft,” that is, except for material included merely to achieve an “R” rating. That’s really not much of an achievement. The story is excellent without the “extras,” which actually detract from the movie’s value. Relying on vulgarity rather than standing on the pure value of one’s […]

School releases honor roll

Earlier this week, the administration of Tucumcari Middle School released the TMS honor roll for both all “A” students and the “A” and “B” students. According to the lists, there were 14 all “A” students and 36 “A” and “B” students on the list making a total of 50 students. All “A” Honor Roll Sixth […]

Dean, Gower

Leo G. Dean Leo G. Dean, 84, died June 4, 2004 in Albuquerque. Leo Dean was born in Clovis on Dec. 6, 1919 and lived in Tucumcari from then until 1958. He married his wife Effie Aug. 22, 1941. He served in the army during World War II as a paratrooper. He was preceded in […]

Three travel to recital

Three piano students of Patricia Davidson traveled to Amarillo early in May to take part in the 34th Annual Greater Southwest Music Festival. Performing in Amarillo at the festival May 8 were Ellen Bone, Matthew Trujillo and Jessyka Trujillo. Bone played Bagatelle by Tcherepnin and received an “Outstanding” rating. Matthew Trujillo played Spanish Nocturne by […]

Obeying everything Jesus commanded – Baptism

By Leonard Laurialt: Church of Christ Just before he ascended back into heaven, Jesus gave instructions to his disciples about what to do until he returned. That is, they were to make disciples (Matthew 28: 18-20). Those instructions included, ‘teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you.“ A disciple follows the teaching of his […]

Support your electrical cooperative

By Leonard Laurialt: Church of Christ Enchantment — Farmers’ Rural Electric Edition is a monthly magazine published by the New Mexico Rural Electric Cooperatives Association. While reading the October issue, I learned from an article entitled, “7 Principles Guide All Cooperatives,” that, “October was set aside to honor the cooperative movement, which began 161 years […]

Use of confession is another way people can obey Jesus

By Leonard Laurialt: church of Christ Immediately before he ascended back into heaven, Jesus told his disciples, and every Christian since then, to teach others to obey everything he had commanded (Matthew 28: 20). Previously, he had said that public confession of our faith in him is necessary to our salvation (Matthew 10: 32, 22; […]