Disappointment offset by good news

I had been traversing a time of various disappointing experiences in my life. My former roommate of many years now resides in a Memory Care unit. Anot...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Reducing prescription drug prices

Reducing prescription drug prices

This year, we are finally making progress in our efforts to bring down the cost of prescription drugs for Ohio seniors. We know that too many Ohioans ...

January 12th, 2022 |  


Expanding horizons

During these past two years, we, as a nation and even as a world, have lived on the edge of change. Industries that we perceived to be “forevers...

January 12th, 2022 |  



Quirks of the Wobble Room

When Mom and Dad were looking toward retirement, they went house shopping. Since they had worked in a live-in situation for 24 years, they had no real...

January 4th, 2022 updated: January 5th, 2022. |  


Happy new year

Here we are at the end of another year! As we think back from day to day, we evaluate each as a good day, a bad day or somewhere in between depending ...

December 30th, 2021 |  


Fear not, God is with us

Several years ago, the theme of the annual conference of our church was, “Be not afraid … God is with us.” If the speaker on the pla...

December 22nd, 2021 |  


Supporting talent at Ohio HBCUs

Supporting talent at Ohio HBCUs

To protect our national security, and to lead the world in the development and deployment of new technology, we need to nurture and support American t...

December 20th, 2021 |  


Treasure the Christ of the nativity

A few years ago, our church merged with another of the same denomination. It took me quite a while to feel at home. As I was settling in I looked arou...

December 15th, 2021 |  


Christmas will be different this year

Christmas looms on our doorstep. To many, that means “hurry and finish your shopping” and to others it may be a reminder to contact all th...

December 8th, 2021 |  


Thanksgiving is past

Well, Thanksgiving is past. Mine, as far as food went, lasted several days.Our church had its family Thanksgiving meal exactly a week before the actua...

December 2nd, 2021 |