Will you stay married to me?

Will you stay married to me?

In recent years, Terry has suggested several times that we do a little ceremony to renew our wedding vows. Married couples sometimes do that. It is a ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Their view

Their view

Hearts don’t come with warranties or receipts. Neither does love. There’s no tags to clip or owner’s manual to read. There’s n...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Their view

Their view

The 2017 session of the West Virginia Legislature began on Wednesday, Feb. 8. We will be at the Capitol working on legislation for the next 60 days an...

February 13th, 2017 |  



Their view

Their view

Most folks who know me are also aware I’m a major movie nut. Specifically, movies of old Hollywood, whose time frame I must now admit extends in...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Their view

Their view

In late January, President Trump took an important step toward ensuring that the U.S. Supreme Court will protect the interests of the people of West V...

February 10th, 2017 updated: February 10th, 2017. |  


The healing power of God

The healing power of God

In the late nineties, I had taken a team of college students on a mission trip to a resort town wherein there lived and worked several hundred migrant...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Are we truly glorifying God?

Are we truly glorifying God?

There is a hymn that is sung, “We will Glorify,” the lyrics of which, begin as follows: “We will glorify the King of Kings, we will ...

February 9th, 2017 |  


The works of God

The works of God

I went to elementary school for two years with a kid by the name of T. W. Taruthers during the fifth and sixth grades. He was a tall kid for his age, ...

February 9th, 2017 |  


St. Valentine

St. Valentine

Next week has a very special day coming. Do you know what it is? That’s right, Valentine’s Day. If a person is your Valentine that means t...

February 9th, 2017 |  


The color of love

The color of love

Pulling tiny candy hearts with messages out of a box was a delight when I was ten. I’d pick one and guess what it said, believing that if I gues...

February 6th, 2017 |