3:00 PM Mar 26, 2014
"If it is by the Spirit of God that I cast out demons, then the kingdom of God has come upon you." — Jesus of Nazareth (Matthew 12:28)
2:48 PM Mar 25, 2014
March has brought the relief of milder weather to West Michigan. At my apartment complex near Grand Valley State University, the entrance marquis is lettered with a joke from these past freezing months: “A little global warming, please!”
4:00 PM Mar 21, 2014
Some of the most iconic images of marine litter involve plastic. Picture a turtle caught in plastic six-pack rings, a tree’s branches draped with shopping bags, or a highway median full of empty bottles.
2:49 PM Mar 20, 2014
Spring is just around the corner. The stores are showing all the new spring fashions. Bright-colored T-shirts, shorts, sun dresses, flip-flops and swimsuits — oh, my!
1:52 PM Mar 19, 2014
When I was in the newspaper business, I often wondered why someone would seek election to public office.
3:00 PM Mar 18, 2014
On March 7, we were blindsided with the devastating news of a Grandville High School student athlete’s death. For us, the news came as we were heading out the door for one last hockey tournament.
1:00 PM Mar 13, 2014
My wife and I had planned a getaway to Florida in December. But then she had a surgery we had not planned on, and we had to cancel that trip.
3:01 PM Mar 13, 2014
A great coach is more than a coach, and I was blessed to have played for one of the best.
4:02 PM Mar 12, 2014
The root of the word "religion" means to bind together. But does it?

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