Rise up to God’s challenge

Rise up to God’s challenge

God has work for you to do, and wants you to rise up to the challenge, confident in faith that if God gives you work, He will also give you the tools ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Why not try the things of God?

Why not try the things of God?

We are killing ourselves to death.We are hating ourselves to death. We are mistreating ourselves to death.Humanity in the United States is at an all-t...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Harlan Brooks Conley

GALLIPOLIS — Harlan Brooks “Chick” Conley, 76, of Gallipolis, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2016, at his residence.He retired from ...

July 25th, 2016 |  



In need of good old-fashioned face time

In need of good old-fashioned face time

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.There was a time when going to the grocery store was an all-day event that happened every fe...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Can America’s racial woes be fixed?

Can America’s racial woes be fixed?

Many of the columns I write face a conundrum; some of the newspapers they appear in carry them within a few days of me sending them in, while some do ...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Dem convention must stir, renew interest in Clinton

For Democrats, the upcoming convention in Philadelphia offers a chance to do what Hillary Clinton’s campaign so far has struggled to do.Build ex...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Dem convention must stir, renew interest in Clinton

For Democrats, the upcoming convention in Philadelphia offers a chance to do what Hillary Clinton’s campaign so far has struggled to do.Build ex...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


God’s love is real, true

God’s love is real, true

I am often convicted that the key misunderstanding among Christians that produces qualities of apathy, confusion, legalism, and pride is in the matter...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Living in hope is important for Christians

Living in hope is important for Christians

There are many ways to describe what it takes to be a devout Christian, but perhaps one of the most succinct answers is supplied by the apostle Paul, ...

July 21st, 2016 |  


A breakdown of ‘The Lord’s Prayer’

A breakdown of ‘The Lord’s Prayer’

This week, we’re learning about how God would like us to pray. Even Jesus’ closest friends, the disciples, wanted to know how to pray.The ...

July 21st, 2016 |