The lost Son is inspiring story

The lost Son is inspiring story

I know most of you have seen flyers for lost pets or maybe you have lost a pet yourself.I feel sad for these people. I can’t imagine having my p...

March 3rd, 2016 |  


Is there room for you in House of God?

Is there room for you in House of God?

David, concludes the 23rd Psalm thusly, “surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the...

March 3rd, 2016 |  


Spring wildfire season already under way

The statutory spring wildfire season began March 1 and will run through May 31.It’s one of two times of the year — the other being the fal...

March 2nd, 2016 |  



The ghost who comforted me

The ghost who comforted me

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.The inevitability of dying haunted me during my teen years.My bedtime prayers didn’t a...

February 29th, 2016 |  


Battle for world-class education for WV students

On Friday, the West Virginia House of Delegates took an important step to ensure that the standards which determine what our students need to learn ar...

February 26th, 2016 |  


Is voter ID a good idea?

Legislation to require voters to present identification, House Bill 4013, has passed the House of Delegates and is now pending in the Senate.West Virg...

February 26th, 2016 |  


Legislative update for week ending Feb. 20

Legislative update for week ending Feb. 20

It has been a busy week at the Legislature as we continue to work through the governor’s budget for 2017 and fill holes in the 2016 budget that ...

February 26th, 2016 |  


Your extra day to leap into retirement

It’s leap year and that means one thing — you can add one extra calendar day to your February schedule. Many people are preparing for the ...

February 26th, 2016 |  


A special assignment for Leap Year Day

A special assignment for Leap Year Day

We read in the Old Testament in Isaiah, Chapter 55, Verses 8 and 9 this week, “My thoughts are not like yours, says the Lord, and My ways are di...

February 25th, 2016 |  


It’s good to be wheat in the kingdom

It’s good to be wheat in the kingdom

There’s a popular saying which goes, “Sitting in a church pew doesn’t make you a Christian any more than sitting in a garage makes y...

February 25th, 2016 |