The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 24 Nov 2014 11:36:01 EDTMon, 24 Nov 2014 11:36:01 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssCounting blessings just might change your perspectivehttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/598666.htmlIn the churches of my youth, we sang an old hymn, "Count Blessings" at every Thanksgiving service.Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTTV family reminder to be faithfulhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/598667.htmlI did something the other day I'm not proud of. To make matters worse, I did it for four solid hours. I watched a "19 Kids and Counting" marathon on television.Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTSpiritual Notes for Nov. 21, 2014http://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/598668.htmlStone Church of the Brethren, 1623 Moore St., Huntingdon, will hold an Alternative Christmas Gifts Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 6. A large selection of SERRV products will be available.Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTSt. Rose of Lima holds annual Oxfam banquethttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/598669.htmlThe eighth grade class of St. Rose of Lima School held its annual hunger banquet Thursday.Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTSmall synod, big heartshttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/598670.htmlAs the new leader of the Allegheny Synod, Bishop Michael L. Rhyne is getting acquainted with the Lutherans in 116 churches spread across seven counties while encouraging them to continue and expand their work of sharing the gospel and God's love.Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT