Search the Scriptures: Trust God and pray

Search the Scriptures: Trust God and pray

We read in the book of Proverbs, “The lot is cast into the lap, but its every decision is from the Lord (Proverbs 16:33; ESV).” For the mo...

January 2nd, 2020 |  


What does the mirror show you?

What does the mirror show you?

Mirrors have been around for a long time, we know. I am thankful for them. I am particularly glad to have good mirrors on my vehicles. You have the re...

January 2nd, 2020 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Is Christmas over?

God’s Kids Korner: Is Christmas over?

It has been more than a week since we were celebrating, opening gifts, and eating a huge Christmas dinner. What is left of the Christmas celebration? ...

January 2nd, 2020 |  



A Hunger for More: The page has turned

A Hunger for More: The page has turned

The page has turned, a new decade has started. We peer across the broad valley of 2020 as it stretches out before us. We search the landscape of the f...

January 2nd, 2020 |  


Cross Words: Make much of Christ

Cross Words: Make much of Christ

It was like being caught in a whirlwind. Shaken to the core. Reminded of what matters most. Stepping upon stones. On an unknown sea. And clinging to C...

January 2nd, 2020 |  


Suicide prevention awareness

Suicide prevention awareness

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), suicide is a large and growing public health problem. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death i...

December 28th, 2019 |  


Shining light in the darkness

As the year comes to a close, the Gallia County Citizens for Prevention and Recovery wants to wish you all a Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and a bri...

December 28th, 2019 |  


Dear Editor: The tradition of Gallipolis in Lights

Dear Editor,It is certainly no surprise to get a letter about Gallipolis in Lights.I believe this is the greatest event Gallipolis has had in my lifet...

December 28th, 2019 |  


Six degrees of separation: The finger salute

Six degrees of separation: The finger salute

As mentioned in a previous column, there was an Indy 500 feel to the backcountry road that was part of my former work commute for several years. It wa...

December 28th, 2019 |  


Budget for beauty

Budget for beauty

We live in a somewhat sheltered environment, on 180 acres of woods and wildflower meadows in rural Appalachia, so our home landscape needs are somewha...

December 28th, 2019 |