As with life, Christianity has a learning curve

I went to the “office”, actually the junk room where my computer holds reign, without a thought about what to write this morning. So I pul...

April 30th, 2021 |  


Tax filing snafu a reminder to help others

I guess it comes down to the sure things in life – death and taxes!Usually, when the year ends I start thinking about getting my paperwork aroun...

April 24th, 2021 |  


Vote ‘yes’ on PDY levy

I am writing to encourage the Pike-Delta-York community to support an important income tax levy on the May 4, 2021 ballot. Pike-Delta-York is my schoo...

April 20th, 2021 |  



Out of touch with my phone, not with God

There had been nothing unusual about the day until I was getting ready for bed that night. As I slipped off my jeans, I emptied the pockets and would ...

April 20th, 2021 |  


God definitely has a ‘little’ sense of humor

I know it’s true for me, and I imagine I’m not the only one – I picture God being very serious and busy correcting His children (you...

April 8th, 2021 |  


Without public notices in newspapers, the public will always be the last to know

Without public notices in newspapers, the public will always be the last to know

Did you ever wonder why government entities have to put a legal notice into the newspaper?For one, it is a method of properly notifying interested par...

April 7th, 2021 |  


Easter reminds us of the Lord’s ultimate sacrifice

I often think of pastors who preach year after year, season after season, holy day after holy day, and wonder how they can get the same message across...

April 1st, 2021 |  


Keeping Ohio moms healthy

Keeping Ohio moms healthy

Maternal mortality is a growing problem in Ohio and around the country. Too many mothers are dying, particularly mothers of color. Nationally, Black m...

March 27th, 2021 |  


Old enough to know better, too young to resist

I was at that “old enough to know better but too young to resist” age. Okay, so it’s been a few years! I was probably about a fifth ...

March 26th, 2021 |  


Don’t let ‘if only’ deprive you of heavenly rewards

The church ladies had been asked to provide a light lunch for a small group who would be meeting there on Saturday. It took only a brief meeting follo...

March 21st, 2021 |