The ghost who comforted me

The ghost who comforted me

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.The inevitability of dying haunted me during my teen years.My bedtime prayers didn’t a...

February 29th, 2016 |  


Meigs Health Matters

Meigs Health Matters

Vision problems are very common across the United States, and Ohio is no different.According to the Ohio Department of Health’s Save Our Sight p...

February 27th, 2016 |  


A special assignment for Leap Year Day

A special assignment for Leap Year Day

We read in the Old Testament in Isaiah, Chapter 55, Verses 8 and 9 this week, “My thoughts are not like yours, says the Lord, and My ways are di...

February 25th, 2016 |  



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 |