The importance of The Lord’s Supper

The importance of The Lord’s Supper

Someone recently asked me about the Lord’s Supper (also called Communion), so I thought it might be a topic that you also have questions about.E...

August 25th, 2016 |  


In Christ, all of our cups runneth over

In Christ, all of our cups runneth over

Psalms 23 is probably the best known and favorite of all Scripture passages.A divine sense of great comfort typifies the Psalm, which pictures Jesus C...

August 25th, 2016 |  


‘Preaching Jesus’: A simple, meaningful act

‘Preaching Jesus’: A simple, meaningful act

In the eighth chapter of the book of Acts, we read the first recorded account of the conversion of an individual to Christianity. The individual in qu...

August 25th, 2016 |  



Golf is not up to par for everyone

Golf is not up to par for everyone

Admittedly, I am not the target audience for either live or televised professional golf. I am not a golfer, nor do I have any affinity for the game.Bu...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Every life a mix of good, bad

Every life a mix of good, bad

The only thing we know about people — both people we know from a distance as well as our closest friends — is what we know about them. Wha...

August 24th, 2016 |  


As a whole, Olympics were a success

With all the clamor about how unfit and unready Rio de Janeiro’s was in its role as host of the Olympic Games, many folks read or watched the ne...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Hobo habits that keep me grounded

Hobo habits that keep me grounded

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.Hobo’s have always fascinated me — ever since I pranced out the door one trick-o...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Men on the march for same cause

Men on the march for same cause

Both men were on grueling military marches. John marched 130 miles due north to Gettysburg with the 140th Pennsylvania Volunteers. Leigh marched 250 m...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Seniors, financial exploitation happens much too often

Seniors, financial exploitation happens much too often

Elder financial exploitation is a crime that has been called the “Crime of the 21st Century.” The Area Agency on Aging District 7 and its ...

August 20th, 2016 |  


State line ends at Columbus

U. S. Senate candidates Republican Rob Portman and Democrat Ted Strickland have set a schedule for three debates prior to election day on Nov. 8.Those...

August 20th, 2016 |