AEP Marietta

The following information was presented at Valley Harvest Church, June 1, 2011. Columbus Southern (AEP-Ohio*) Electric Rate Increases Community action can help to inform elected officials and the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (“PUCO”) about how increases in the price…

Responding in Kind

Responses to the article in the Marietta Times to the National Day of Prayer in Marietta provide a window into a serious social problem. What problem? The problem that manifests as the various crises we face—financial crisis, budget crisis, drug…

A Mighty Fortress

One of the ways we can educate ourselves about the worldview of the Founding Fathers is to explore their hymns. The hymns of that era were full of passion and theology, and provide an experiential understanding of their state of…

Election Sermons

At the time of the Founders, it was a common practice for ministers to preach “Election Sermons,” and it was very common for a clergyman to be invited to give a sermon before the newly-elected government officials. Here’s a radio…