‘Water from a rock’Exodus 17: 1-7

‘Water from a rock’Exodus 17: 1-7

This week, we continue the story of last Friday from the Old Testament. You will remember that the Israelites were God’s chosen people and were ...

September 28th, 2017 |  


What is television teaching our kids?

Dear Editor,When we allow our children to watch some of the cartoons on today’s airwaves (television), it is like pouring concrete on a hot summ...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Move into a higher vibration

Move into a higher vibration

Seat heaters are the bomb. I crank mine up in Autumn when mornings are foggy and just seeing the dew on my car makes me shiver. Seat heaters are as im...

September 25th, 2017 |  


Magic of old movie houses

Magic of old movie houses

A couple of columns ago I mentioned coming across a photo of the Gallipolis Theater during the great flood of 1937. My love of old movies spurred me t...

September 22nd, 2017 |  


Manna: God’s bread

Manna: God’s bread

The Bible has two parts of the same book: the Old Testament and the New Testament. The Old Testament tells the story of God’s people before Jesu...

September 21st, 2017 |  


The dual divinity and humanity of Jesus

The dual divinity and humanity of Jesus

One of the great “mysteries” of Christianity is the dual divinity and humanity of Jesus the Christ. The New Testament is quite forward in ...

September 21st, 2017 |  


We are too quick to call foul

We are too quick to call foul

Charlie Burgoyne of Franklin, West Virginia, is the father of our daughter-in-law, Holly Branch. Charlie is really a great guy. As an avocation, he se...

September 21st, 2017 |  


It’s a heart workout

It’s a heart workout

The heart is a muscle. When’s the last time you worked out your heart?The stronger your heart, the better prepared you are when difficulty comes...

September 21st, 2017 |  


God both knows and cares about your needs

God both knows and cares about your needs

Every so often, I will have a conversation with someone who is especially frustrated with financial struggles and is not afraid to say so. It is not h...

September 21st, 2017 |  


U.S. Congress must work with president on tax reform

U.S. Congress must work with president on tax reform

Americans deserve a tax structure that is both simple and fair. The brunt of the burden shouldn’t sit on the middle class, especially not here i...

September 20th, 2017 |