Pastor Ralph J. Mineo, St. Luke’s Lutheran Church
These are the days of Christmas Pageants. Children and adults all over the world will perform plays, musicals, and live nativity scenes. One of my favorite stories about such pageants is about a 9-year old who played the Innkeeper. The young boy worked hard on memorizing his only line. When Joseph knocked on the door of the inn, with Mary about to give birth to the Messiah, the innkeeper was to announce: “There’s no room in the inn.”
Congressman Bob Latta (R-OH), member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Energy and Power Subcommittee, today released the following statement applauding the U.S. Senate’s passage of H.R. 5705, the Propane Education and Research Enhancement Act, bipartisan legislation he sponsored with Congressman Tim Walz (D-MN) to address some of the winter heating challenges experienced in Ohio and throughout the Midwest last year. The legislation is headed to the President’s desk for his signature.
Flu season is here and flu-like illnesses are on the rise, so take action to protect yourself and your family from getting sick during this flu season. The flu is an upper respiratory infection so people with flu can spread it to others up to six feet away through coughs and sneezes. Here are some ways to stay healthy and prevent the spread of the flu.
If we have a crisp, clear Winter sky the next couple of night, we might have a prime viewing area for the annual occurrence of the Geminid Meteor Shower, which peaks this weekend.