WWI, Quakers and the enemy

On April 6, 1917, the United States declared war on Germany and joined France and Britain in an effort to stop German aggression in France.On Friday, ...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Realize how far God will go

Realize how far God will go

““Truly I tell you,” Jesus answered, “this very night, before the rooster crows, you will disown me three times.” But Pe...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Easter: Getting ready for home!

Easter: Getting ready for home!

I know that in Ohio spring may have finally sprung, but here in Florida, we have been enjoying spring weather for quite a while.But with the spring we...

April 6th, 2017 |  


No big pop before judgment

I was 16 years old when I made my first court appearance. It was a speeding ticket issued by then-Wilmington police officer Tom White in 1967.I recall...

April 6th, 2017 updated: April 6th, 2017. |  


Appreciating communicators

The week of April 10th begins National Telecommunications Week. This week was founded in 1994 as a means to thank all police, fire, and EMS dispatcher...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Making hard work pay off again

Making hard work pay off again

Americans are working longer and harder than ever before, with less and less to show for it. Over the last 40 years, GDP has gone up, corporate profit...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Holding court at McDonald’s

Holding court at McDonald’s

David Bailey is a friend of mine. He is tall, trim and intelligent, possessor of a nimble mind and quick wit.Our professional relationship spans 41 ye...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Going to all that trouble?

I lean toward fluoridation but see both sides. I had to vote against it because of the way it was done. “In politics, nothing happens by acciden...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Healthcare for all Americans

Healthcare for all Americans

Like public education, I believe healthcare should be available to all Americans.I expressed this a few years ago, and was roundly blasted by some peo...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Oasis in a food desert

Oasis in a food desert

For one in six Ohioans, hunger and food insecurity is a constant threat to their well-being and livelihood. This is higher than every surrounding stat...

March 31st, 2017 |