In response to ‘Butler on proposed ‘Fairness Act’’

“…establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of...

December 6th, 2019 |  


Dear Editor: We can protect everyone

(Editor’s note: The following is written in response to a column submitted earlier this week by Delegate Jim Butler on the proposed “Fairn...

December 6th, 2019 updated: December 6th, 2019. |  


Search the Scriptures: Know that Jesus is an anchor

Search the Scriptures: Know that Jesus is an anchor

Translators sometimes say that one of the trickier words in the Bible to translate is the Hebrew word “chesed,” which is used almost 250 t...

December 5th, 2019 |  



A Hunger for More: God has blessed you

A Hunger for More: God has blessed you

It’s an odd time of year. Officially, as we head into the holiday season, we have high expectations for good feelings that somehow are supposed ...

December 5th, 2019 |  


Cross Words: Jesus understands temptation

Cross Words: Jesus understands temptation

Christmas is a time to celebrate the coming of God into our world. Theologians call it the incarnation. It’s a fancy word representing both the ...

December 5th, 2019 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Love came down at Christmas

God’s Kids Korner: Love came down at Christmas

This Sunday is the second Sunday of Advent. Remember from last week, we talked about Advent being the weeks before Christmas when we prepare ourselves...

December 5th, 2019 |  


Butler on proposed ‘Fairness Act’

Butler on proposed ‘Fairness Act’

Early this week I learned about a meeting that concerns me greatly. It should concern all West Virginians because it was advocating for a new law that...

December 4th, 2019 |  


Declining NAEP test score confirms need for education reform

Declining NAEP test score confirms need for education reform

In my experience, when people preface a statement with, “I’m not making excuses, but…,” you can safely bet they’re about...

December 4th, 2019 |  


Fear is our issue

Fear is our issue

I can remember from an early age wondering why people were afraid of so many things. Most of the things they seemed afraid of, being unpopular, being ...

December 4th, 2019 |  


Shelter counts its blessings

Dear Editor,During the Thanksgiving season, the Mason County Homeless Shelter food pantry provided Thanksgiving food boxes to the community. The pantr...

December 4th, 2019 |