Friday, September 20, 2019 7:02 pm

Locating Light Inside the Tunnel of Loss, Part 2

by Cindy K. Sampson In my first article of this two-part series, I describe the pain of losing a child which is genuinely difficult to...

Locating Light Inside the Tunnel of Loss, Part 1

By Cindy Sampson The word tunnel is defined as “an enclosed structure which serves as a passageway through a potential barrier”. This definition implies that...

Graceful Siege Ramps

Graceful Siege Ramps. What an oxymoron. Grace, a term associated with God. Siege, a word used in battle. Ramps, a tool for those with...

“Make a Difference Today”

BRADENTON, Fla. – ENCOURAGE: To give support, confidence or hope to someone. I met Clint Hurdle, the manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates, last season in Cincinnati. I...

His Love Solves All Things

Only a God who adores His children, would allow the suffering that Jesus endured to provide the opportunity for every child to be restored...

ADVICE: Privileged Participation

The edification of the Spirit through the Word of God is a miraculous gift that we can give someone in need of encouragement. Scripturally...

Silent Waiting

One of life’s hardest lessons can come in the form of waiting. It seems to us, all too often, that answers don’t come fast enough. We are waiting for an answer from a friend, or waiting for an answer from our doctor or waiting for an answer from God.

Your First Love

Most people have fond memories of the first time they did something that had great meaning to them. The first time they kissed someone, the first time they rode a bike, hit a home run or went to summer camp.

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Ken Burns’ ‘Country Music’ leads September’s family-friendly lineup

More than a few of my childhood nights were spent sitting in my bedroom, wondering why my father was watching a “boring” PBS documentary on the Civil War.

Help! My Dog’s Itching is Driving Me Crazy

One of the most common problems I see on a daily basis in my practice is itching dogs.  This is because an itching animal usually gets the owner’s attention.  Persistent chewing and scratching is not only frustrating to the owner, but miserable for the pet as well

Claims Vaping a Safe Alternative to Smoking Go up in Smoke

While smoke is not involved in vaping, a firestorm of controversy about the safety of vaping has filled the air recently.