Welcome to moving day

Moving day had arrived! Family would be the “man-power” and woman-power, too: a nephew, his wife (who is a niece by marriage but as dear a...

September 25th, 2022 |  


Supporting local farmers & Ohio food supply chains

Supporting local farmers & Ohio food supply chains

We know how important farming is to our state and how important the Farm Bill is for the one-in-seven Ohioans who depend on agriculture for their jobs...

September 19th, 2022 |  


The value of routines

With the turmoil of preparing to move, even things that are routine don’t seem to be routine any more. Today exemplified that for me.As my routi...

September 7th, 2022 |  



Protecting workers from extreme heat on the job

Protecting workers from extreme heat on the job

Right now, Ohioans are struggling with high prices, and prescription drugs are some of the most overpriced goods that many families are forced to pay ...

September 2nd, 2022 |  


Taking a right (wrong) turn

In the process of sorting, I determined that a trip to donate Christian literature was necessary. It’s a mission that collects used Christian li...

August 31st, 2022 |  


Where are they now?

Beginning in 1995 and continuing for 12 consecutive years, my roommate and I were members of a mission team which returned each year to work in a mini...

August 24th, 2022 |  


The Inflation Reduction Act: A victory for Ohioans

The Inflation Reduction Act: A victory for Ohioans

This week, the Senate passed the Inflation Reduction Act – a historic step to fight inflation, lower costs, and create jobs that corporations ca...

August 18th, 2022 |  


When God takes over – even on the playground

It’s back to school time. It always kicks in the memory bank for me.Some of the most pronounced memories come from my years of teaching in a one...

August 18th, 2022 |  


What God requires

I’ll try not to judge others by my own experiences but, as you probably already know, that gets pretty difficult because, after all, who do I kn...

August 12th, 2022 |  


Lowering the costs of prescription drugs

Lowering the costs of prescription drugs

Right now, Ohioans are struggling with high prices, and prescription drugs are some of the most overpriced goods that many families are forced to pay ...

August 12th, 2022 |