Zanesville News: 02-19-2018

As I write this column on Valentine’s Day, I will note that 75 years ago today my brother David McBride was born. It was...

Zanesville News 08-07-2017

The Lions Festival is over for this year and everyone was pleased with how it went. I, as of yet, do not have any...

Time to take a devotional break: The Power of the Word

Every human being has been affected by the power of the word, spoken or written. It begins early in life. Parents are typically thrilled when...

Time to Take a Devotional Break 09-16-2017

HOMECOMING This week my school celebrated Homecoming with theme dress-up days, Wednesday evening activities, and even a Friday afternoon pep rally. People of all ages...

Time to Take a Devotional Break 11-25-2017

THE THANKSGIVING CHALLENGE Not too long ago, the Ice Bucket Challenge became a popular way to gain attention and raise money for the devastating medical...

Zanesville News 02-05-2018

Happenings in Zanesville this week: Wednesday Night Live and Women’s Study will be starting up again at the Zanesville United Methodist Church on Wayne Street...

New Life announces fundraiser winners

New Life Christian School recently had a Racing to Reading fundraiser. The boys in the top photo were the top two readers in the...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: 12-23-2017

AN ETERNAL LEGACY For most of us, Christmas is a season of hope: hope we’ll receive a longed-for gift, a visit from a loved one,...

A Devotional Break 09-02-2017

SPIRITUAL VERTIGO This year I learned first-hand what some people have known for years: the “thrills” of having vertigo. The room spun crazily around me as...

 Montpelier groups merge

Bryon Maddox, president of the Montpelier Historical Society, receives the deed to the Old Church Museum from Mary Margaret Kelsay, vice president of the...