God cares about the little things

A story from the Bible that never fails to offer me comfort is the story of Jesus turning water into wine at the wedding in Cana in John 2.The way tha...

July 9th, 2020 |  


How independent are you … really?

How independent are you … really?

I don’t know about you, but this year’s Independence Day celebrations were interesting, to say the least.In our area of the country, we ar...

July 9th, 2020 |  


It’s our choice: Let’s choose love

Fun fact about me — I am a sucker for anything that could possibly be classified as a romance.Jane Eyre sits high on my list of favorite books e...

July 2nd, 2020 |  



How are you relating these days?

How are you relating these days?

I came across a story some time ago that floored me. I was literally amazed that such an occurrence could happen in this day and time.It seems that on...

July 2nd, 2020 |  


It’s time for a much-needed rest

It’s time for a much-needed rest

Resuming our look at the Primeval Stories of the early part of Genesis, (Chapters 1-11), we conclude today by turning to the beginning of it all ̵...

June 25th, 2020 |  


How do you read the Bible?

How do you read the Bible?

In over 40 years of pastoral ministry, one of the questions I most often have asked of me is a question that perhaps you have asked at times as well. ...

June 25th, 2020 |  


Now parenting the parents

Now parenting the parents

In times like these of relative isolation, it’s good for children to know that their parents are there for them.Granted, each generation may occ...

June 18th, 2020 |  


Supreme Court says grace ain’t groceries

THE CONVERSATION — The highest court in the land has given states some leeway in determining when and how to safely reopen places of worship dur...

June 18th, 2020 |  


What sort of ambassador are you?

What sort of ambassador are you?

I don’t know about you, but as the news has unraveled these past couple of weeks, my heart has been engulfed in sadness.What is happening to our...

June 18th, 2020 |  


CHURCH BRIEFS

Free dinner at Blan’s Grace UMCGrace United Methodist Church in Blanchester will host a free dinner for the community from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Thursd...

June 18th, 2020 updated: June 18th, 2020. |