Angry, aimless young men

“She was hysterical and screaming. I tried to comfort her.” A young girl in Northern Ireland had just witnessed four female prison guards ...

February 16th, 2018 |  


And what of our lesser-known presidents?

And what of our lesser-known presidents?

My entree into a lifetime fascination with American history came through a study, or as much of a study as a grade school student could manage from ou...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Your soul is worth it

Your soul is worth it

When God gave the Law to Moses, He had a few commandments specifically for those men who would be anointed as king over His people. Among other things...

February 15th, 2018 |  



Groaners should hold to the rule of groaning

Groaners should hold to the rule of groaning

Grandison’s mouth hung slack-jawed. He could not believe what he had just heard the Lord say to him. Grandison had walked up to the judgment sea...

February 15th, 2018 |  


‘This one is for Jesus!’

‘This one is for Jesus!’

Many years ago, our daughter was preparing Valentine Day notes the other day for some of her friends, when she snatched up a “Sleeping Beauty...

February 15th, 2018 |  


‘I wanna be different’

‘I wanna be different’

Identity. It’s a touchy subject. Who or what defines you? Modern culture tends to equate identity with popularity. In other words, our level of ...

February 15th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner : Temptation – A problem word

God’s Kids Korner : Temptation – A problem word

This Sunday is the first Sunday of Lent, the few weeks before Easter when we all are asked to think about how we are living our lives and if we need t...

February 15th, 2018 |  


Why do teachers (state employees) deserve a raise?

There are so many things that have been added to a teacher’s daily routine. Reports that are beyond comprehension. Programs that are constantly ...

February 14th, 2018 updated: February 14th, 2018. |  


Legislative update: Past the halfway point

Legislative update: Past the halfway point

The sixty day 2018 West Virginia Legislative session is just past the half point. I am on the Finance Committee and the vast majority of my time has b...

February 13th, 2018 |  


How many heartbeats?

How many heartbeats?

You get 144,000 heartbeats a day. What will your next one pump into your world?With each beat we get another few seconds to create the life we want. T...

February 12th, 2018 |