Agonizing dilemma: Health or job?

Agonizing dilemma: Health or job?

Last week we celebrated Labor Day, and we welcomed an important step forward for American workers, with the President’s announcement that federa...

September 15th, 2015 |  


The Iran deal: Bad for America, bad for our allies

The Iran deal: Bad for America, bad for our allies

Just a few weeks ago, I was honored to be part of a congressional delegation to the Middle East to learn more about the terms and conditions of Presid...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Hispanic heritage at heart of Social Security mission

From Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, people across the country will join in celebrating the many contributions of Hispanic Americans during National Hispanic Her...

September 12th, 2015 |  



Never forget 9/11

There are many numbers to remember on Friday, the most solemn of days in America for nearly a decade and a half, but there is only one you really need...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Change is always possible for salvation

Change is always possible for salvation

Though the world often does not like to hear words of condemnation and disapproval, God’s word makes it clear that there are certain activities ...

September 10th, 2015 |  


We’re taking our grandchildren with us

We’re taking our grandchildren with us

Our second son, Keithen, and family recently moved to Paducah, Ky. It is a bit further than their previous residence, so Terry and I were glad when Je...

September 10th, 2015 |  


God’s light shines through his ‘lighthouses’

God’s light shines through his ‘lighthouses’

As my family and I stood on the deck of the boat operated by the Virginia Aquarium, watching for the fins and flippers of dolphins off the sands of Vi...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Do your work to honor God’s labor

Do your work to honor God’s labor

We celebrated Labor Day last Monday. The word labor means work. Many people did not have to work that day, and you had a day off from school, too.Labo...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Lakin decision a pleasant surprise to all

We were just as surprised as the Mason County (W.Va.) Commission — and pretty much everyone else — last week when it was announced that no...

September 8th, 2015 |  


Resolving public records disputes without a lawsuit

Resolving public records disputes without a lawsuit

Ohio’s Public Records Act was enacted in 1963 to promote open, transparent government through orderly access to public records.However, disputes...

September 7th, 2015 |