Preacher’s Point: How is your heart condition?

Preacher’s Point: How is your heart condition?

What happened in 2019?The most substantial news story of the year is the impeachment of President Trump. Depending on who you talk to, it was either j...

December 27th, 2019 |  


Needed: More Santas, fewer Scrooges

Needed: More Santas, fewer Scrooges

My fraternity brother at the University of Michigan was dying from diabetes, having already endured a series of minor amputations. But Art loved music...

December 23rd, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Christmas memories

Preacher’s Point: Christmas memories

When I think of Christmases of my childhood, it is strange what I remember. I remember gazing through the window into the darkness. That cozy, homey f...

December 20th, 2019 |  



Preacher’s Point: Wise guys and a toddler

Preacher’s Point: Wise guys and a toddler

As the calendar pages flip through the passing centuries, the misnomers of Christmas have continued to grow.The misinformation of the first Christmas ...

December 13th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Christmas time is coming

Preacher’s Point: Christmas time is coming

It is a sad thing that a large portion of the population looks more forward to Dec. 26 than Dec. 25. People can wake up the morning of the 26th and th...

December 1st, 2019 |  


Bill pondered to give incentives to beginning farmers in Ohio

COLUMBUS — Legislation that would provide tax subsidies for the transfer of farm property and other farm assets from established farmers to begi...

November 11th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: The answer lies in faith

Preacher’s Point: The answer lies in faith

Hebrews, chapter 11, is commonly known as “the faith chapter.”The chapter gives a summary of the acts of faith exhibited by some of the Bi...

October 20th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: So what is love?

Preacher’s Point: So what is love?

“I love you” are words that seem to be said, either too often or far too little.I know people where it seems, “I love you” is ...

October 13th, 2019 |  


Chesterville celebrates Heritage Day

Chesterville celebrates Heritage Day

[caption id="attachment_28440" align="alignnone" width="300"] Chesterville celebrates Heritage Day with parade, vendors, food. Photos by Alberta Stojk...

October 7th, 2019 updated: October 7th, 2019. |  


Preacher’s Point: When to give help?

Preacher’s Point: When to give help?

The other day, I was with a group of ministers, and the conversation somehow turned to the times when people come to the church to ask for monetary he...

September 29th, 2019 |