Speaker: Bob Ford

Ohio Presidents

In honor of Presidents’ Day, Bob Ford will present Ohio Presidents. Ohio claims eight presidents. Five of them fought in the Civil War. Four of them died in office of which two were assassinated. The 19th president was Rutherford B. Hayes born here in … read more.

Christian Fundamentalism and the Conflict with Evolution

What is the origin of Christian fundamentalism, and what does it mean to be a Christian fundamentalist?  The greatest embarrassment of Christian fundamentalism was the Scopes Monkey Trial.  There are many gaps in the fossil record, but in 1860, the transitional fossil of Archaeopteryx was … read more.


What is the difference between being religious and being spiritual? We will look at inspiring thoughts of spiritual leaders. There will be suggestions to help on your spiritual journey. Music will include: Rimsky-Korsakov, Massenet and Eva Cassidy.

Coffee and conversation will take place after the service, … read more.

President US Grant

In honor of President’s Day Bob Ford will present President Ulysses S. Grant. Grant was a man who went from obscurity to the military genius of the Civil War. As the Republic’s most famous citizen he became our 18th President. During his presidency the Ku … read more.

The History and Meaning of Christmas

Please join us this Sunday to when Bob Ford presents The History and Meaning of Christmas.

The month and season of Jesus’s birth is unknown, so why is Christmas celebrated on December 25th? The Christmas we enjoy today has a complicated history of the traditions of Christmas … read more.

Sleep: Essential for a Healthier Happy Life

Please join us for this morning’s worship service presented by Bob Ford, Sleep: Essential for a Healthier Happy Life.  A good night’s sleep is as important as the air we breathe and the water we drink. We will look at: What makes us sleepy? Where … read more.

President Woodrow Wilson

In honor of Presidents’ Day, Bob Ford will present the service President Woodrow Wilson. Besides being our President during World War I, he signed the 19th Amendment that granted women the right to vote in 1920. Wilson won the Nobel Peace Prize for promoting the League … read more.


What does it mean to have courage? Bob Ford will share some examples of courage from Socrates to Malala. Stories of courage can tell us how a single life lived for a purpose can make a difference.