It’s good to be wheat in the kingdom

It’s good to be wheat in the kingdom

There’s a popular saying which goes, “Sitting in a church pew doesn’t make you a Christian any more than sitting in a garage makes y...

February 25th, 2016 |  


God serves as beacon in difficult times

God serves as beacon in difficult times

When I was 11 years old and living in a rural part of West Virginia, I and my younger brothers were walking home one day along a mile-long strip of di...

February 25th, 2016 |  


Commune with God to combat commotion

Commune with God to combat commotion

People often live in the swirl of incessant commotions.Commotions are subtle energetic situations that keep us spiritually distracted and emotionally ...

February 25th, 2016 |  



Cold spell shouldn’t spell disaster for families’ budgets

Cold spell shouldn’t spell disaster for families’ budgets

Dealing with the bitter cold is a winter rite of passage that Ohioans know all too well.For some it’s a nuisance; for others, the ability to bra...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


The most important person you’ll ever talk to

The most important person you’ll ever talk to

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.“Who’s the most important person you will ever talk to?” I ask my sophomor...

February 22nd, 2016 |  


Ending the cycle of addiction

Ending the cycle of addiction

Drug overdoses are on the rise across Ohio and opioid abuse, in particular, has wreaked havoc across our state, devastating thousands of families.In 2...

February 22nd, 2016 |  


Meigs Health Matters

Meigs Health Matters

Most of us try to live a healthy lifestyle.We see our primary physician annually and try to eat healthy and exercise, but we need to be sure we do not...

February 20th, 2016 |  


Importance of having faith in God’s promises

Importance of having faith in God’s promises

There was a man named Abram in the Old Testament, Genesis, Chapter 15. He was a good man who owned many sheep and cattle. He lived with his wife, Sara...

February 18th, 2016 |  


Learn to listen with ears of faith

Learn to listen with ears of faith

When our children were much younger, it was not unusual that as the shadows of night deepened to darkness and the quiet stillness of slumber finally f...

February 18th, 2016 |  


Being spiritually patient is God’s expectation

Being spiritually patient is God’s expectation

Waiting on God is not so difficult a spiritual concept to understand. I have learned that it simply means giving God time to work things out.On the ot...

February 18th, 2016 |