God’s Kids Korner: The first commandment with a promise

God’s Kids Korner: The first commandment with a promise

This coming Sunday is Father’s Day – the day we say thank you to our fathers, grandfathers, step-fathers, or father figures. I know some o...

June 18th, 2020 |  


A Hunger for More: Showing real grace, real love

A Hunger for More: Showing real grace, real love

In a world full of people who have not cultivated the discipline of listening to others before judging them, Christians have the unique opportunity to...

June 18th, 2020 |  


Search the Scriptures: Christ is the best cause

Search the Scriptures: Christ is the best cause

Jesus famously declared, “the poor you will have with you always (Matthew 26:11);” a statement that deserves some consideration, because, ...

June 11th, 2020 |  



Cross Words: The beauty of pleading for the lost

Cross Words: The beauty of pleading for the lost

“On that day King Ahasuerus gave to Queen Esther the house of Haman, the enemy of the Jews. And Mordecai came before the king, for Esther had to...

June 11th, 2020 |  


A Hunger for More: The ‘human lens’ limits perspective

A Hunger for More: The ‘human lens’ limits perspective

One of the most amazing aspects of what it means to become a Child of God through faith in Jesus Christ is the fact that we are not merely changed, bu...

June 11th, 2020 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Matthew 9:35-38… Be a worker for God

God’s Kids Korner: Matthew 9:35-38… Be a worker for God

In Matthew, Chapter 9, verses 35 through 38, we read, “35 Jesus traveled through all the towns and villages. He taught in their synagogues and t...

June 11th, 2020 |  


Wright’s ‘farewell’ to local readers

Wright’s ‘farewell’ to local readers

As I spent my last Friday as Gallia’s senior reporter for Ohio Valley Publishing and the Gallipolis Daily Tribune, I took a last few, long momen...

June 5th, 2020 updated: June 5th, 2020. |  


Cross Words: Identity, justice, and the grace of God

Cross Words: Identity, justice, and the grace of God

I’m not one to write about current events. I wholeheartedly believe in the sufficiency of Scripture, and my goal is always to present it faithfu...

June 4th, 2020 |  


Search the Scriptures: Christianity is more than words

Search the Scriptures: Christianity is more than words

Sometimes you will hear people make a statement to the effect that when Jesus began teaching, He taught things that had never been taught before. We n...

June 4th, 2020 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Trinity Sunday… Three in one

God’s Kids Korner: Trinity Sunday… Three in one

This Sunday, we celebrate something called Trinity Sunday. It’s another special day in the life of the church that we remember. It’s sort ...

June 4th, 2020 |