“Well kids, the ox is in the ditch.”

“Well kids, the ox is in the ditch.”

Jim was eighty-eight when he enrolled in hospice with end-stage heart failure. Jim was born and raised in the area of Portsmouth historically known as...

August 23rd, 2019 |  


Where Is the Mercy

Where Is the Mercy

Every now and then, we need to look at our lives and the way we respond to others and ask, “Where is the mercy?” I believe we are very lac...

August 23rd, 2019 |  


The Mark Dubbeld Family will be in concert at Plymouth Heights Church of the Nazarene, 25 Arnette Drive (behind Green High School), Franklin Furnace, ...

August 23rd, 2019 |  



“Thank you for giving to the Lord”

“Thank you for giving to the Lord”

This is part two of a two-part series about Jun and his wife, Pat. Allow me to recapitulate for those who missed part one, “Where are the Heroes...

August 9th, 2019 |  


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 the...

August 9th, 2019 |  


Charity Free Will Baptist Church, 7432 S.R. 139, Lucasville, OH 45648, Church phone 740-820-8527, Pastor: George E. Vastine, Cell: 740-357-8594We are ...

August 9th, 2019 |  


Where are the Heroes Now?

Where are the Heroes Now?

Many of you may remember Jun as the Postmaster of the Portsmouth and Wheelersburg post offices. Like many of our hospice patients, Jun had cancer long...

August 2nd, 2019 |  


The Limping Loser

The Limping Loser

I have seen it a hundred times in sports; the seconds are ticking off and the quarterback has to make one last throw in order to win the game. The bal...

August 2nd, 2019 |  


Sciotoville Christian Church

Sciotoville Christian Church

You have to drop off the beaten path to find one Sciotoville Ohio Church. That was probably not the case at the time this building was built. It may b...

August 2nd, 2019 |  


Christ’s Community Church (CCC), will begin a new study of Ephesians starting this weekend’s services on Saturday, 5 p.m. and Sunday, 10:3...

August 2nd, 2019 |