Get ready — it really is winter

Get ready — it really is winter

Back in November, I wore a winter coat because it was cold outside.Since then, it has been around 45 degrees almost every day. I wore a light sweater ...

January 8th, 2020 |  


Stepping back into the past

Stepping back into the past

When my husband asked me what I wanted for Christmas, I told him I wanted to go up to Galion, Ohio, to see the house I had lived in before my family m...

January 8th, 2020 |  


In Recovery: Part Two

Are you addicted to drugs or alcohol or both? Are you or a family member or friend sliding into full-blown addiction? Perhaps you’re in recovery...

January 7th, 2020 |  



A place in history

A place in history

It seems to me that we have a legacy, an inheritance, passed on from last year that will continue to have a place in our country’s history for m...

January 6th, 2020 |  


The fleecing of the flock

The fleecing of the flock

Each Sunday morning just before morning worship at our church, the children march around and through the congregation to the tune of Father Abraham, c...

January 6th, 2020 |  


Talking about race

Talking about race

I often get some pushback from folks when I begin talking about race. Why, they want to know, do you bring up race so often? The answer is simple. I h...

January 3rd, 2020 |  


Parenting matters … a lot

Parenting matters … a lot

For decades now, politicians have pushed the false narrative that our children’s development begins when they enter school, and that, if we just...

January 3rd, 2020 |  


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 |