Life’s Lessons

Were it not for this nation’s military, our country would fit those adjectives – torn, broken and thrown away. First of all, let me expres...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

The phone rang. Information immediately available was two-fold: it was 10 o’clock at night and the caller was Bill.A phone call at 10 o’cl...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

This is my 25th Mother’s Day to write some sort of column. I’m quite sure some of those years went by without it being about Mother’...

May 10th, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

Do you lie?Oh, I’m sure you lie in bed to rest, but the question really asks if you tell lies.While most of us were raised to tell the truth, no...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Obamacare repeal must be done carefully

As the Republican-controlled House and Senate and President Trump work to repeal Obamacare, it is vital that our leaders in Washington, D.C., consider...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

Easter Sunday. It was fun to watch the little girls in their Easter finery and new dress-up shoes. They looked lovely and, at least for a while, behav...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Support tobacco tax increase

April Fool’s day just passed and I hope you weren’t fooled by Big Tobacco. The tobacco industry wants Ohioans and the state legislature to...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

When our church merged with another, there were things left in our building which were no longer needed. What could be used at the merged church was m...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

We recently made a trip to Fowlerville, Mich., with a carload of Bibles and other Christian books and literature. Christian Resources International (C...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Life’s Lessons

Soon after I returned to northwest Ohio, I bought a computer. I wanted to be connected to the rest of the world. So, with no knowledge of what I neede...

March 2nd, 2017 |