Seed of God’s word is always good

Seed of God’s word is always good

One day, while Jesus was out and about teaching the things of God, He told the tale (or parable) of a farmer who went out to sow his seed (Luke 8).He ...

April 28th, 2016 |  


Do the law of God and the road

Do the law of God and the road

I took the West Virginia driver’s written exam in Moorefield in 1968. Although I have not re-read a driver’s rules book recently, I figure...

April 28th, 2016 |  


Earth dances like nobody’s looking … but I am

Earth dances like nobody’s looking … but I am

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.I never could do a jig to the choreographed exercises so popular now, but I can tap dance ac...

April 25th, 2016 |  



Ex-spouse benefits, taxes and you

Mid-April features both Ex-Spouse Day and tax day.These two observances are extra important if you are an ex-spouse, because Social Security pays bene...

April 22nd, 2016 |  


Cadle talks HB 4330

Cadle talks HB 4330

I am not sure if many people know that West Virginia stocks blue cats in the Ohio River through the Robert C. Byrd hatchery at the locks and dam in Ga...

April 22nd, 2016 |  


Revival is about finding one’s spiritual life

Revival is about finding one’s spiritual life

There is a plethora of “churchy” words that, when invoked, sounds like little more than meaningless jargon in the ears of most people outs...

April 21st, 2016 |  


Serving God is an absolute choice

Serving God is an absolute choice

Demagogues, when they make arguments, frequently employ a logical fallacy called a false dichotomy. That is, they will present two choices and tell yo...

April 21st, 2016 |  


Rules by which to live

Rules by which to live

Everywhere we go there are rules. We have rules at home, we have rules at school. Even adults have to follow the rules where they work.You must learn ...

April 21st, 2016 |  


Weep because God is so good

Weep because God is so good

I had so much to do on Tuesday. Timing was important to make a meeting, to get sermons prepared, and do some needful chores before leaving on a trip t...

April 21st, 2016 |  


Timothy Michael Maris

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Timothy Michael Maris, 37, of Huntington, passed away Friday, April 15, 2016, at Cabell Huntington Hospital, Huntington. Hal...

April 19th, 2016 |