Do all roads lead to Heaven?

Do all roads lead to Heaven?

Well, I did it. I became the proud owner of a “My Pillow” this week. Now, I know they are a little pricey but they are cheaper than a Slee...

August 26th, 2016 |  


A better way for foreign policy and national defense

A better way for foreign policy and national defense

Over the past few months, news of terrorist attacks has become all too familiar. With attacks from ISIS within our borders in San Bernardino and Orlan...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Zika virus cases in Ohio

Zika virus cases in Ohio

Zika virus is a disease transmitted by mosquitoes, and there is no indication that it can spread person to person through casual contact. However, the...

August 25th, 2016 updated: August 25th, 2016. |  


100 years ago with Charlie Miller

100 years ago with Charlie Miller

Aug. 25, 1916Madison County Democrat — The Rev. H. G. Solomon of North Vernon, Indiana, is a guest at the Rest Home of Rev. Jennie Linn. Mr. Sol...

August 25th, 2016 updated: August 25th, 2016. |  


Seek and ye shall find

Seek and ye shall find

Seek and ye shall find, knock and it will be opened to you.This is where I am. I am seeking truth but as the late movie script says, “You can...

August 25th, 2016 updated: August 25th, 2016. |  


Every life a mix of good, bad

Every life a mix of good, bad

The only thing we know about people – both people we know from a distance as well as our closest friends - is what we know about them. What we d...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Connecting community, agriculture

Connecting community, agriculture

At the end of July every year, the Ohio State Fair begins its annual 12-day exhibition in the capital city — bringing kids, teenagers, and adult...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Making lifesaving drugs more affordable

Making lifesaving drugs more affordable

Because of the Affordable Care Act, we’ve made progress in lowering the cost of prescription drugs. We’ve expanded coverage to nearly 20 m...

August 20th, 2016 updated: August 20th, 2016. |  


Healthy churches — Part 2

Healthy churches — Part 2

The Barna Group tells us that the average size of the average church in America today is 89 adults, and that 60 percent of Protestant churches have le...

August 19th, 2016 updated: August 19th, 2016. |  


Most of us do not know ourselves

Most of us do not know ourselves

One of the most quoted phrases out of our ancient world was the statement, “Know thyself.” I wonder why they thought it was so important. ...

August 18th, 2016 updated: August 18th, 2016. |