My Daily Tribune- RSS OPINION Feed http://mydailytribune.com/section/OPINION http://mydailytribune.com/section/OPINION Wed, 1 Apr 2015 07:15:48 EST 1800 John Grindrod: The absolute greatest April Fool’s Day hoaxes ever http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152669945/Greatest-April-Fools-hoaxes-ever Today is one of those days that qualify in my mind as a pseudo-holiday, a day where no one gets a day off that's still one of the spokes in the wheel of labor and no one gets a gift or a fancy meal in a high-end restaurant. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:46:35 EST Seniors’ health care under attack … again http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152616293/Seniors-health-care-under-attack--again One of the reasons I was sent to Washington was to work every day on behalf of Ohio's small business owners, families, and seniors — to ensure that the federal government is working for them. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 22:46:41 EST A Hunger For More http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152540898/A-Hunger-For-More Clink, clink, clink. Is it the sound of coins being counted out or is it that of links of a chain rattling together? Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:26:35 EST We are fearfully, wonderfully made http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152584094/We-are-fearfully-wonderfully-made Though we don't often think of it as such, the human body is a marvelous machine, a machine being an instrument or device able to apply mechanical energy, that is: do work. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:11:46 EST Excuses for commitment to Christ are ‘lame’ http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152559943/Excuses-for-commitment-to-Christ-are-lame There is a recognized certain class of people associated with the church known as “C & E Christians.” Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:01:34 EST Search the Scripture http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152455634/Search-the-Scripture Matthew 13 contains a number of parables of Jesus, in which the Lord describes the Kingdom of Heaven, using common illustrations. Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:41:38 EST A Hunger For More http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152400640/A-Hunger-For-More What an awesome moment when one's heart yields to the invitation of God and sets out on the greatest journey of all with the Creator of the Cosmos! Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:41:34 EST About what is God right? http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152429238/About-what-is-God-right God (the God of Israel, the Father of the Lord Jesus Christ) created the earth. He created mankind. He established His pre-eminent truths and principles consistent for existence and for the good of man. Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:36:34 EST World passing the U.S. by in strength of FOI laws http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152378755/World-passing-the-U.S.-by-in-strength-of-FOI-laws Sunshine Week has helped foster government transparency in the United States during the past 10 years, but while we have focused inward at state and federal transparency, the world has passed us by. Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:31:37 EST Remembering the life of Shaggy the dog http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152351237/Remembering-the-life-of-Shaggy-the-dog A dog's life, like that of a human's, can take many twists and turns in our search for what, and who, we truly call home. Fri, 13 Mar 2015 19:21:35 EST How Ohio’s public records law turned into a mess http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152353909/How-Ohios-public-records-law-turned-into-a-mess In 1963, the Ohio General Assembly fashioned the state's first open records law. It took a broad approach to defining public records with a strong presumption that almost all records kept by government would be open to citizens. Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:51:43 EST Healing power of music for individuals with dementia http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152345659/Healing-power-of-music-for-individuals-with-dementia The Area Agency on Aging District 7 (AAA7) is proud to partner with Shawnee State University and Hill View Retirement Center in Portsmouth for a special showing of Alive Inside, an award-winning documentary that explores the healing power of music for... Fri, 13 Mar 2015 15:21:33 EST Cover faults, mistakes of others with coat of love http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152274511/Cover-faults-mistakes-of-others-with-coat-of-love Terry and I recently received a letter from our 7-year-old granddaughter, Kinsley. I point out that, if I were of a stupid and arrogant mind, I could be critical of the letter. She misspelled a couple of words. She misused grammar once. Thu, 12 Mar 2015 16:31:37 EST A Hunger For More http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152298043/A-Hunger-For-More Have you ever lost yourself to something so wonderful and amazing that you wanted to throw into it your mind, body and soul? Thu, 12 Mar 2015 16:26:36 EST Search the Scriptures http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152328271/Search-the-Scriptures As Jesus preached around the sea of Galilee, He was followed by great multitudes, numbering in the thousands, eager to hear Him preach and witness His miracles. Thu, 12 Mar 2015 16:21:39 EST Search the Scriptures http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152232529/Search-the-Scriptures When Jesus came to this earth, He labored as an evangelist for three to three and a half years, from the time of His baptism at the hands of John the Baptist until His crucifixion and resurrection. During that time, we read concerning His labors,... Sat, 7 Mar 2015 22:36:36 EST ‘Security’ is our middle name http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/151995126/Security-is-our-middle-name GALLIPOLIS — On March 6, Americans recognized Middle Name Pride Day. Sat, 7 Mar 2015 22:26:33 EST Washington teacher appreciates community support http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152128570/Washington-teacher-appreciates-community-support Instead of the unbelievable amount originally listed in the Gallipolis Daily Tribune article, the Team Ann benefit raised $15,000 to help me fight my battle against cancer. Sat, 7 Mar 2015 14:01:34 EST Helping neighborhoods heal, moving Ohio forward http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152219710/Helping-neighborhoods-heal-moving-Ohio-forward The foreclosure crisis left a trail of abandoned and deteriorating properties across towns and communities in our state. Fri, 6 Mar 2015 13:26:35 EST A Hunger For More http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152170267/A-Hunger-For-More Spirituality is a practical affair. Does that sound like a strange statement? Thu, 5 Mar 2015 16:26:33 EST