Search the Scriptures: A spiritual harvest

Search the Scriptures: A spiritual harvest

As the weather changes, and one season rolls over into another, we are ever reminded of the steady progression of time. Summer turns into Fall, Fall b...

September 5th, 2019 |  


Hold your block for victory

Hold your block for victory

It is football season to the delight of many. Football talk abound these days about team prospects, particularly for our local high schools and favori...

September 5th, 2019 |  


A Hunger for More: A servant of the Living God

A Hunger for More: A servant of the Living God

“Passing alongside the Sea of Galilee, Jesus saw Simon and Andrew the brother of Simon casting a net into the sea, for they were fishermen. And ...

September 5th, 2019 |  



Cross Words: Three reasons why God keeps you waiting

Cross Words: Three reasons why God keeps you waiting

Hey there! Are you still in the waiting room? If so, I have good news. This week, I’m continuing my “In the waiting room” series on ...

September 5th, 2019 |  


God’s Kids Korner: The cost of discipleship

God’s Kids Korner: The cost of discipleship

There was a large crowd that was accompanying Jesus towards Jerusalem in Luke 14:25-35. While coming to Jesus was a great first step to hearing His Go...

September 5th, 2019 |  


Preplanning a funeral

Preplanning a funeral

I never thought I would write anything pertaining to preplanning a funeral, but since my husband and I recently did that very thing, I thought I would...

September 5th, 2019 |  


Fall is the best time to landscape

Fall is the best time to landscape

Humans have a natural urge to plant in the spring, and spring is the best time to sow garden seeds and plant annual bedding plants. Since time began, ...

September 5th, 2019 |  


A tumbler into mad-cap cup lunacy

A tumbler into mad-cap cup lunacy

The fanciest cup I ever owned as a single man was made by Tupperware. It was really sturdy plastic. It kept drinks cold for as long as needed. I had a...

September 3rd, 2019 |  


Reader wonders ‘what if?’

Dear Editor,What if?The “what-ifs” in life can be troubling for the mind. What can you do when another is suffering and there is nothing y...

September 3rd, 2019 |  


Paul E. Elkins

PATRIOT — Paul E. Elkins, age 66, of Patriot, Ohio, died surrounded by family on August 25, 2019.A gathering of friends and family will take pla...

August 29th, 2019 |