What’s your choice for top American novel?

What’s your choice for top American novel?

The release of a list of 100 best-liked novels in advance of “The Great American Read” series that launches Tuesday has generated its shar...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Truth is light

Truth is light

“We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light,” said the Greek ph...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Who are the cheaters?

Who are the cheaters?

Would it be cheating if a minister took steroids, in one form or another, to help them preach better? Would it make church newsletter headlines throug...

May 17th, 2018 |  



Teen testimony: Take one step at a time

Teen testimony: Take one step at a time

“We can make our plans, but the LORD determines our steps” (Prov. 16:9 NLT).Take one step at a time. Don’t be so concerned about the...

May 17th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner: The Day of Pentecost

God’s Kids Korner: The Day of Pentecost

Sunday is a special day that many churches celebrate: Pentecost. Jesus had promised His disciples that He would send someone to help them after He was...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Search the scriptures: Fear kills faith, but faith drives out fear

Search the scriptures: Fear kills faith, but faith drives out fear

One of the more amusing passages in the Old Testament is Proverbs 22:13: “The sluggard says, “There is a lion outside! I shall be killed i...

May 17th, 2018 |  


Step with faith

Step with faith

I ran with my eyes closed the other day. Yep! Just for a few feet, but it seemed like a mile. The parking lot I was jogging through was empty — ...

May 14th, 2018 |  


‘Share Your Stories’ launches

‘Share Your Stories’ launches

The past year and a half was a time of important accomplishments that will help improve the lives of West Virginians. When Congress passed tax reform ...

May 14th, 2018 |  


The green of stress and greed

The green of stress and greed

Money. Cash. Green stuff. Why is U.S. currency green? Who decided on the classic green hue?According to an online article by the History Channel, the ...

May 11th, 2018 |  


Don’t allow history to rust

Don’t allow history to rust

An observation by Fred and Mary Deel of Vinton early last week was an eye-opener to something surprising and sad, and not just limited to the area in ...

May 11th, 2018 |