Zoo tragedy made worse by mob ‘justice’ of online comments

It would be nice if someone just unplugged the internet for a while.A mostly unintentional trip over the big wire that connects everyone across intell...

June 7th, 2016 |  


Social Security supports National Cancer Survivors Day

In 2016, more than a million people will be diagnosed with cancer around the world.This alarming statistic affects people and families everywhere. On ...

June 3rd, 2016 |  


Lord can fill that hole in your heart

Lord can fill that hole in your heart

I have heard it said that there is in every human heart a missing piece. This piece has a peculiar shape. It’s neither a square nor a circle. It...

June 2nd, 2016 |  



Jesus always cheers the trustful

Jesus always cheers the trustful

At 7:30, she took him from my arms. He laid his chin on her shoulder, and looked back at me. His eyes were misty, and his brow was furrowed. I felt my...

June 2nd, 2016 |  


Jesus is the real tranformer

Jesus is the real tranformer

My grandsons have lots of Transformer toys. They can change them from one thing into a crime fighter with the right turns and twists.Today, we are tal...

June 2nd, 2016 |  


God doesn’t have double standards

God doesn’t have double standards

Maya Dillard Smith, interim director of the Georgia chapter of the ACLU, resigned recently over that group’s stance on who could use the women&#...

June 2nd, 2016 |  


Delegate Butler talks ‘house budget’

Delegate Butler talks ‘house budget’

On Friday, May 27, the House of Delegates passed a budget that includes no tax increases. It funds Promise Scholarships, Medicaid and Public Employees...

June 1st, 2016 |  


Paint your perception the correct color

Paint your perception the correct color

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.Recently my hubby painted our kitchen sage green — just the focal wall, but with the o...

June 1st, 2016 |  


How we should define our national debt

How we should define our national debt

What’s our national debt? The financial one that comes to mind is subservient to a second and deeper national debt.I see a soldier wading ashore...

June 1st, 2016 |  


Budget likely headed toward Tomblin veto

Budget likely headed toward Tomblin veto

As legislators left Charleston Friday for the long holiday weekend, closing out the second week of a special session to pass the state’s 2016-17...

May 31st, 2016 |