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 |  



One is fully lost if ‘almost’ persuaded

One is fully lost if ‘almost’ persuaded

The apostle Paul stood on trial, accused of heresy and polluting the temple of God.Initially his ongoing legal battle had been undertaken by the Roman...

February 18th, 2016 |  


Old letters lead to lethal terrorism

Old letters lead to lethal terrorism

My own version of Antiques Roadshow, Downton Abbey, and the London Blitz began when my father was rummaging around Aunt Josie’s house in 1928.Sh...

February 17th, 2016 |  


Ohio mired in heroin emergency

Ohio mired in heroin emergency

Unintentional drug overdoses claimed the lives of 2,482 Ohioans in 2014. That’s nearly four deaths every day, and an alarming jump — more ...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Unzip your heart and heal

Unzip your heart and heal

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.I liked myself—that is, until I accepted that my flaws can’t make me any less pe...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Keep close tabs on your heart health

Keep close tabs on your heart health

My name is Laura Cleland, and I am a certified health education specialist at the Meigs County Health Department.I am the director for Creating Health...

February 13th, 2016 |  


A new year brings a new stitch

A new year brings a new stitch

The time is now, my friends, to set those goals with pattern experimenting and new stitches.Crochet, this year, will appear to be more home décor...

February 12th, 2016 |  


Now I have you where I want you

Now I have you where I want you

For several years consecutive, the basketball players of Wardensville High School, a small school in Hardy County of West Virginia, did not lose a hom...

February 11th, 2016 |