Celebrate, be thankful for providence of God

Celebrate, be thankful for providence of God

God is the smartest person I know.He has everything figured out. He knows the ins-and-outs ahead of time. The most important matter is that He knows h...

November 26th, 2015 |  


Be thankful for Godly contentment

Be thankful for Godly contentment

The Scriptures teach, “Now godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry noth...

November 26th, 2015 |  


Get a new, thankful perspective with God

Get a new, thankful perspective with God

With the Christmas season now having “officially” begun, we may be expecting the holidays to be an occasion of joy and refreshing, althoug...

November 26th, 2015 |  



Demand drives Thanksgiving bargain blitzes

As more big-box retailers offer Black Friday bargains a day early, many Americans fear the Thanksgiving holiday is being co-opted and commercialized.R...

November 25th, 2015 |  


Conquering the mountain in increments

Conquering the mountain in increments

An Ohio farm girl’s 1895 ride over a mountain is a metaphor for why we’re thankful for being Americans.In a letter back home to her parent...

November 25th, 2015 |  


Sights unseen right before your eyes

Sights unseen right before your eyes

The full moon hung low over the island like a crystal ball ready for my hands to wrap around.It was midnight and I was alone on the beach. The outline...

November 24th, 2015 |  


W.Va. committed to combatting substance abuse

W.Va. committed to combatting substance abuse

Since becoming governor, I’ve made helping those struggling with substance abuse one of my top priorities, and I’m proud of the progress w...

November 24th, 2015 |  


Get covered, rural America!

Get covered, rural America!

I love living and working in rural West Virginia. The open spaces, the feeling of community, and the strong agricultural heritage and values are just ...

November 24th, 2015 |  


ISIS and changing the game

ISIS and changing the game

Even some of my favorite doves are advocating a mixed military response to ISIS.I can’t agree. The history of our violent response to terrorism ...

November 23rd, 2015 |  


Newspapers inform readers about best deals on Black Friday, every day

Newspapers inform readers about best deals on Black Friday, every day

The infamous day-after-Thanksgiving retail bonanza — affectionately dubbed “Black Friday” — is always a major event for newspa...

November 20th, 2015 |