Use Valentine’s Day to brighten someone’s life

Remember back to Valentine’s Day when you were in grade school.Teachers either had you bring in a suitable box or somehow (in the way it seemed ...

February 13th, 2020 |  


Make that decision to know Jesus NOW!

Many years ago, when I still lived on the mountain top in Kentucky, I attended the funeral of a man I had known only as the biological father of a you...

February 6th, 2020 |  


The lost is found – or is it? Seeking is key

Well, as frequently happens, there’s a “treasure hunt” going on at my house.Yesterday, the hunt was for a form I needed to get in th...

January 30th, 2020 |  



Delivering results for Ohio

Delivering results for Ohio

If you only watched national cable news, you’d probably think not much was accomplished over the past year, and that Democrats and Republicans w...

January 16th, 2020 |  


Life’s Lessons

Well, here we are in the new year of 2020 and probably wondering what the year will hold. As I surveyed this week, my often asked question arose once ...

January 9th, 2020 |  


Looking either way – the good, the bad, and the ugly

By the time you read this we will have already stepped into a new year; in fact, a new decade.And as seems inevitable when this time rolls around, we ...

January 2nd, 2020 |  


Basking in the memories of Christmas past

I don’t know the origin of the custom of hanging up stockings on Christmas Eve hoping when Santa arrived, as surely he would, he would fill thos...

December 26th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

Several years ago, Kelly and I were invited to come to the Sacred Heart (nursing) Home in Oregon, Ohio. I explained we had tried nursing home work and...

December 19th, 2019 |  


Helping foster youth find safe, stable homes

Helping foster youth find safe, stable homes

A safe, stable home is the foundation for opportunity – without it, it can be hard to hold down a job, pursue a degree, and to build a life.But ...

December 17th, 2019 |  


Computer whiz? Not a chance on earth

I’ve never been a “computer whiz.”For example, even as I type this, I keep hitting the Caps Lock key, and all of a sudden everything...

December 12th, 2019 |