Visiting Plymouth Heights Church of the Nazarene

Visiting Plymouth Heights Church of the Nazarene

In 1826, an iron ore furnace was built in a Scioto County community. The people there must have liked Benjamin Franklin, because they combined the two...

March 17th, 2018 |  


‘I had her on my mind’

‘I had her on my mind’

Kenny, also known as “Tiny,” enrolled in hospice when he was 72 with Parkinson’s disease. Kenny resembled an old weathered mountain ...

March 9th, 2018 |  


Visiting Bonser Run Christian Baptist Church

Visiting Bonser Run Christian Baptist Church

The journey of many miles continues with each step. We wanted to attend Bonser Run Christian Baptist Church while they are still in their old church. ...

March 9th, 2018 |  



How in the world did we make it?

How in the world did we make it?

Looking back, it’s hard to believe that we have lived as long as we have. In fact, if the EPA knew what we did in our house when I was young, th...

March 9th, 2018 |  


‘Just a walkaway Joe’

‘Just a walkaway Joe’

I’m departing from my typical story about a hospice patient this week to make a public confession. I woke up yesterday exhausted and moving like...

March 2nd, 2018 |  


A visit to Union Freewill Baptist Church

A visit to Union Freewill Baptist Church

This visit was supposed to be the Bloom Freewill Baptist Church, but we got a little off course thanks to me, and we ended up attending the Union Free...

March 2nd, 2018 |  


Pastor Chad Benner and the congregation at Coles Blvd. Church, 1300 Coles Blvd, encourage you to worship with them.Saturday, March 3, 9 a.m. - MenR...

March 2nd, 2018 |  


Finding a different kind of hope

Finding a different kind of hope

This is Part 2 of a series about Michael, who was 60 years old when he enrolled in hospice services with end-stage cirrhosis of the liver. In Part 1, ...

February 23rd, 2018 |  


Why not visit Madison Missionary Baptist Church

Why not visit Madison Missionary Baptist Church

Sometimes going to church in the country seems like the right thing to do. It was actually late last summer we decided to get a ticket to attend the M...

February 23rd, 2018 |  


I am not saving anything

I am not saving anything

This was written by an 83-year-old woman. Dear Bertha, I’m reading more and dusting less. I am sitting in the yard and admiring the view without...

February 23rd, 2018 |