A Hunger for More: How do you respond to God’s interruptions?

A Hunger for More: How do you respond to God’s interruptions?

I frequently make the observation that a sovereign God, Who personally interacts with humanity and involves Himself in the affairs of His creation, wi...

December 12th, 2019 |  


Search the Scriptures: Adorning the heart

Search the Scriptures: Adorning the heart

One of the many joys of the season are the many festive lights adorning homes, providing a colorful feast for the eyes. Some go all out with these dec...

December 12th, 2019 |  


God’s Kids Korner: ‘Jesus Joy’ in Our Hearts

God’s Kids Korner: ‘Jesus Joy’ in Our Hearts

For the third Sunday of Advent this week, our journey continues with the Star of JOY. We sing Christmas hymns like “Joy to the World” and ...

December 12th, 2019 |  



Cross Words: Jesus understands temptation

Cross Words: Jesus understands temptation

We’ve all been rejected by someone at one time or another. Maybe it was a cute girl in elementary school; The popular guy in high school; A co-w...

December 12th, 2019 |  


An autumn Saturday routine

An autumn Saturday routine

My father looked at me strangely when I pounded my fists on the family room floor, upset about something I saw on the television during an Ohio State ...

December 7th, 2019 |  


Health effects of wood smoke

Health effects of wood smoke

More Ohioans have switched to completely heating their homes with wood within the past 10 years. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administrati...

December 7th, 2019 |  


Internet access for rural Ohio

Internet access for rural Ohio

Most Ohioans can get access to a steady, fast internet connection at work or home. Unfortunately, for Ohioans living outside our big urban areas, broa...

December 7th, 2019 |  


Search the Scriptures: Know that Jesus is an anchor

Search the Scriptures: Know that Jesus is an anchor

Translators sometimes say that one of the trickier words in the Bible to translate is the Hebrew word “chesed,” which is used almost 250 t...

December 5th, 2019 |  


A Hunger for More: God has blessed you

A Hunger for More: God has blessed you

It’s an odd time of year. Officially, as we head into the holiday season, we have high expectations for good feelings that somehow are supposed ...

December 5th, 2019 |  


Cross Words: Jesus understands temptation

Cross Words: Jesus understands temptation

Christmas is a time to celebrate the coming of God into our world. Theologians call it the incarnation. It’s a fancy word representing both the ...

December 5th, 2019 |