God’s Kids Korner: A lesson on Zacchaeus

God’s Kids Korner: A lesson on Zacchaeus

Our lesson this week is about a man named Zacchaeus. You may have studied about in Sunday School already. It is from the Bible in the book of Luke, Ch...

October 31st, 2019 |  


Cross Words: How sin taints our worship

Cross Words: How sin taints our worship

Nothing makes me feel farther from God than sin. The shame in my heart. The gunk in my mind. Something about sin causes me to play hide-and-seek with ...

October 31st, 2019 |  


I am not a Communist — a T-shirt I need to purchase

I am not a Communist — a T-shirt I need to purchase

Like most red-blooded Americans, I own way too many T-shirts. I probably have over 40 T-shirts in every conceivable color (but mostly gray), with ever...

October 29th, 2019 |  



Bits and pieces for your consideration

Bits and pieces for your consideration

Do you find yourself paying closer attention to the obituaries now than you did in earlier years? Are your white shirt and tie or your “Sunday g...

October 29th, 2019 |  


No need to travel for great eats

No need to travel for great eats

Like most people, I’ve eaten some lousy stuff over the years. That may be one of the reasons my blood sugar is so high.A few years ago, during m...

October 28th, 2019 |  


Fighting the honeysuckle invasion

Fighting the honeysuckle invasion

Several years ago I realized that our farm was being invaded by Japanese Honeysuckle, an aggressive shrub that takes over and smothers everything in i...

October 28th, 2019 |  


Spina Bifida Awareness Month

Spina Bifida Awareness Month

According to the Spina Bifida Foundation Association, approximately 1,600 babies are born in the United States with Spina Bifida annually making it th...

October 28th, 2019 |  


Monica Nieporte: Proposed anti-SLAPP law protects Ohioans against meritless lawsuits

Monica Nieporte: Proposed anti-SLAPP law protects Ohioans against meritless lawsuits

More than half of our country’s states protect people who are engaging in their First Amendment right of Freedom of Speech from becoming targets...

October 26th, 2019 |  


Protecting Ohioans with preexisting conditions

Protecting Ohioans with preexisting conditions

This month, a new report revealed that two million Ohioans could lose health care if President Trump gets his way and the entire Affordable Care Act i...

October 26th, 2019 |  


Taking issue with ‘New Democrat Party’

Dear Editor,The “NEW” Democrat Party’s embrace of socialism and rushed attempts to remove our duly elected president from office sho...

October 26th, 2019 |