My Daily Tribune- RSS OPINION Feed http://mydailytribune.com/section/OPINION http://mydailytribune.com/section/OPINION Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:27:00 EST 1800 More participation needed for Day of Prayer http://mydailytribune.com/news/letters/153157124/More-participation-needed-for-Day-of-Prayer Dear editor,While reading today's Tribune, I counted 126 places of worship in Gallia County. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:16:36 EST Let Social Security jazz up your retirement plan http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152729209/Let-Social-Security-jazz-up-your-retirement-plan GALLIPOLIS — April is Jazz Appreciation Month, a perfect time to move your feet and revel in the smooth beats of one of America's most beloved musical genres. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:11:34 EST In crochet arts, it’s best to follow instructions http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/153133758/In-crochet-arts-its-best-to-follow-instructions Your love, effort and time have gone into your crocheted projects, so, naturally you expect them to look their best.As much as possible, they need to withstand the test of time with daily usage. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 01:06:43 EST Search the Scriptures http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/153076232/Search-the-Scriptures Sometime circa AD 65, the Apostle Peter, recalling his memories of the glories of Christ, glories which he had witnessed a little over 30 years early, concluded: “And so we have the prophetic word confirmed, which you do well to heed as a light... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:51:37 EST God’s Kids Korner http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/153049533/Gods-Kids-Korner I know many of you have pets such as dogs, cats, fish, birds or hamsters. Maybe you even have lots of room for a horse, goat or sheep. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:21:36 EST Keep in mind the powerful images of God http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/153074276/Keep-in-mind-the-powerful-images-of-God Do you remember the “Underoos” for kids? These are still made for kids by “Fruit of the Loom.” Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:56:34 EST A Hunger For More http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/153071313/A-Hunger-For-More Imagine for a moment the sun blazing furiously from its heavenly perch, beating on your brow as you trudge a long, dusty road. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:06:34 EST Deadline to enter 33rd annual art show approaches http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152968206/Deadline-to-enter-33rd-annual-art-show-approaches Isn't it wonderful to see spring making its way?Birds are chirping and the weather is finally warming up. Best of all, the Area Agency on Aging District 7 Senior Citizens Art Show and Essay/Poetry Contest is approaching! Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:32:08 EST April is Child Abuse Awareness Month http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152939943/April-is-Child-Abuse-Awareness-Month April is national child abuse prevention and awareness month and a time to remember that every Ohio child deserves to grow up in a loving and safe home. Unfortunately, too many are denied that opportunity. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:26:35 EST Search the Scripture http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152966697/Search-the-Scripture One of the marvelous things about the Bible is the way that it all ties together, though it was written by 40 or more different men, across a span of hundreds of years. Consider for example the person of John the Baptist. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:31:37 EST Whose judgment it is the counts the most? http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152941568/Whose-judgment-it-is-the-counts-the-most One reason people stay on an emotional edge so frequently is because they are overly concerned about what other people may be thinking about them or what other people may be actually saying about them. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:26:36 EST A Hunger for More http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152938027/A-Hunger-for-More As we enter once again another presidential election process, we can expect that one message that some will toss about is that of “positive change.” Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:01:40 EST God’s Kids Korner http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152937886/Gods-Kids-Korner You remember from our story last week about Thomas that Jesus appeared to the disciples several times after Easter. At first, the disciples were afraid. They thought they were seeing a ghost. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:01:35 EST Our View http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152913475/Our-View Benjamin Franklin famously wrote in a 1789 letter about the U.S. Constitution that “in this world, nothing can be certain, except for death and taxes.”He should have added procrastination to the list. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 17:01:34 EST Taxes, ex-spouse benefits and you http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152729276/Taxes-ex-spouse-benefits-and-you GALLIPOLIS — April 14 is both Ex-Spouse Day and the eve of tax day. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 11:16:33 EST It’s no longer your mother’s crochet art http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152870850/Its-no-longer-your-mothers-crochet-art Could there, truthfully, be any question as to whether crochet art is making a comeback? Fri, 10 Apr 2015 23:41:37 EST God’s Kids Korner http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152793209/Gods-Kids-Korner Have you ever been told something and you just couldn't believe it was true? Thu, 9 Apr 2015 15:06:35 EST A Hunger For More http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152793084/A-Hunger-For-More Many Christians say that they want to have a more meaningful spiritual life and yet invest no significant effort in the cultivation of that deeper life. Thu, 9 Apr 2015 15:01:40 EST Christianity is packed with hope http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152817638/Christianity-is-packed-with-hope During the Easter weekend, Terry and I considered that this Easter would be the first in which none of the boys would be home.No daughters-in-law. No grandchildren. Just Terry and me here at the house. Thu, 9 Apr 2015 15:01:34 EST Search the Scriptures http://mydailytribune.com/news/opinion/152838310/Search-the-Scriptures Jonah was sent to the nation of Assyria, to preach, after some prodding, in their capital of Nineveh. His message was simple, “Yet forty days and Nineveh will be overthrown.” (cf. Jonah 3:1-4) Thu, 9 Apr 2015 14:41:33 EST