Life’s Lessons

We have been volunteers and casual friends at the same institution for about five years. We were the kind of friends you relate to, visit with on a ve...

January 4th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

With Christmas past, the celebration of the old and new years lies on our doorstep.I think it most difficult to end the year without mentally taking i...

December 27th, 2018 |  


Fighting for Ohio GM workers

Fighting for Ohio GM workers

If you love this country, you fight for the people who make it work — people like the workers at Lordstown.That’s why Senator Portman and ...

December 22nd, 2018 |  



Life’s Lessons

Reminiscing and Christmas – they seem to go together!The farmhouse that was our home had a coal burning furnace in the basement that required be...

December 22nd, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

Even as children, we didn’t live close to each other, but the summer visits when we stayed for a week with the other cousins developed long-last...

December 14th, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

Don’t ask me how it happened but the discussion arose in Sunday School class. Our teacher looked at me and said, “I know you worked in a p...

November 29th, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

My nephew has very recently been hired as an entry-level fireman. He has been working toward this for a number of years. First came EMT training; then...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

On the way home from a recent mission trip to Kentucky, I missed my wallet. I had carried it in my waistband pack but when I reached for it, it was no...

November 7th, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

Socks, the resident cat at my house, hadn’t been well for quite a while. He had gone from being a 22-pound cat to under nine pounds. He couldn&#...

November 2nd, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

Shall I throw a temper tantrum? It seems a fitting place to do just that because, you see, I don’t want to chronicle the story God has told me t...

October 18th, 2018 |