Living in paradise comes with a price

Living in paradise comes with a price

Picturesque views of sky, sea, and sand. Oceanic experiences with wet creatures, lush vegetation, and tropical trends. Soothing sounds, salty smells, ...

October 22nd, 2018 |  


Big thanks for small Blessing

Big thanks for small Blessing

During October, we observe “Adopt a Shelter Dog Month” sponsored by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Like ma...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Search the Scriptures: Draw Near

Search the Scriptures: Draw Near

The Bible tells us, “Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you.” (James 4:8a)This promise is both heartening and encouraging. It also...

October 18th, 2018 |  



God’s Kids Korner: ‘First Place is Not Always the Best Place’ – Mark 10: 35-45

God’s Kids Korner: ‘First Place is Not Always the Best Place’ – Mark 10: 35-45

In the Book of Mark, Chapter 10, and Verses 35-45, we read about two of Jesus’ Disciples who had a very specific request. James and John believe...

October 18th, 2018 |  


A Hunger for More: Take the mask off and come clean

A Hunger for More: Take the mask off and come clean

In this, the end of October, many a masked child can be seen stalking throughout the various corners of southern Ohio, in passionate searches of the s...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Anyone polling God?

Anyone polling God?

Many are gauging opinions through a multitude of opinion polls these days. Opinion polls drive politics. Opinion polls drive manufacturing. Opinion po...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Teen testimony: We need each other

Teen testimony: We need each other

One of the most beautiful things about the Church is the opportunity to serve the Lord together. We can’t do it alone. We need each other.“...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Teaching lessons at 105 years old

Happy Birthday, Miss Merz. My former teacher will be celebrating her 105th birthday in late October. I’m nearing 80 myself but am still learning...

October 17th, 2018 |  


A ‘buyer’s guide’ for National Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

A ‘buyer’s guide’ for National Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

October is national Adopt a Shelter Dog month.The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) and the American Humane Associatio...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Honoring the survivors and the ‘survived by’

Honoring the survivors and the ‘survived by’

Every year, Ohio Valley Publishing attempts to raise awareness of breast cancer with this annual, special edition which, among providing health care t...

October 12th, 2018 |