Bearing witness at the border

Bearing witness at the border

Last week, Connie and I traveled to El Paso, Texas, on our southern border, to bear witness to this humanitarian crisis. We met with children and fami...

July 23rd, 2019 |  


Social Security terms in plain language

Some of the terms and acronyms (an abbreviation of the first letters of words in a phrase) people use when they talk about Social Security can be a li...

July 23rd, 2019 |  


Why did God put cholesterol in our blood?

Why did God put cholesterol in our blood?

We know it’s bad when cholesterol gets under the inside skin of our blood vessels that causes atherosclerosis and heart attacks and strokes. We ...

July 23rd, 2019 |  



What’s up in Ohio’s summer?

What’s up in Ohio’s summer?

Hey, why not visit some interesting attractions in Ohio this summer? Travel outside your comfort zone and explore. Visit a roadside attraction. Attend...

July 23rd, 2019 |  


Night of death and resurrection

Night of death and resurrection

Belle, a little whisker-faced house dog, moved in with us, along with our oldest son, Kelly, in the fall of 2006.My outside dog, Danny Jo, a 13-year-o...

July 22nd, 2019 |  


Socialism will never be an option

Socialism will never be an option

I am out in the community often and have many friends on both sides of the aisle.My conservative opinion and values have remained constant over the ye...

July 21st, 2019 |  


Julia Marlowe – Shakespearean Actress

Julia Marlowe – Shakespearean Actress

Julia Marlowe was an English-born American actress known for her performances in plays of William Shakespeare.Born Sarah Frances Frost near Keswick, C...

July 19th, 2019 |  


Trump putting American patients in control

A few years ago, my doctor recommended a routine heart exam. I would be paying for it out-of-pocket, since I had a high-deductible plan, so naturally ...

July 18th, 2019 |  


When love turns to hate

When love turns to hate

Hatred: To feel intense or passionate dislike for someone or something.What has to simmer in a person’s soul to bring about such a fierce feelin...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Fighting for healthcare for every Ohioan

Fighting for healthcare for every Ohioan

Last week, a federal court heard arguments in a case supported by the Trump Administration that threatens the health coverage of 20 million Americans ...

July 17th, 2019 |