Been a busy month at St. Mary’s School

It seems Mother Nature was running a little late last month. Catholic Schools Week was the final week of January, and it is a running joke around scho...

February 27th, 2020 |  


Do you hear the people sing?

We saw Les Miserables once again during the past week, and I can still hear the people sing the moving inspirational triumphant anthem that closes the...

February 26th, 2020 |  


Writer would do it again

Writer would do it again

When we planned our January trip to California, one of the reasons for going was the California sunshine as opposed to the Ohio winter.To avoid freezi...

February 25th, 2020 |  



Wool, wings and wonderment

Wool, wings and wonderment

So we bought this big ball made of twisted sticks and filled with alpaca wool and hung it in the tree. It goes well with the little basket that we bou...

February 25th, 2020 |  


Thank you, Arcanum and business sponsors

Thank you, Arcanum and business sponsors

The Arcanum Business Association would like to extend a big thank you to all of the companies that sponsored the Third Annual Christmas in the Village...

February 24th, 2020 |  


The foolishness of preaching

The foolishness of preaching

When reading or studying the Scripture, it is vital to notice repetition. God is a fan of using repetition in His teaching, especially when He is tryi...

February 20th, 2020 |  


Sweet Caroline Bewitched ‘Green with Envy’

Sweet Caroline Bewitched ‘Green with Envy’

February is a turning point in the garden when it’s still cold outside but signs of spring start to come alive with sprouts of bulbs emerging fr...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Take a chance on a sure thing

Take a chance on a sure thing

If you were invited to come to a warm inviting place where friendly folks will serve yummy snacks and outstanding professional artists will perform fr...

February 19th, 2020 |  


Fear of heights leads to private tour

Fear of heights leads to private tour

When last we parted I was glued to a six-foot tall smokestack on the famous luxury liner, The Queen Mary, which is docked in Long Beach, California. A...

February 18th, 2020 |  


A few political comments

A few political comments

As members of my family and I were discussing politics this weekend, my son Lance said, “I had never considered that.”His statement was in...

February 18th, 2020 |