I say prayers for you

I say prayers for you

Like you, I observe people when I am out-and-about. But, more than ever before, I more often than not say a prayer for many people who get my attentio...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Fishing for people

Fishing for people

Do you like to fish? I used to fish some when I was younger, but I never liked to put the worm on the hook, I wouldn’t take the fish off the hoo...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Old enough to not care

Old enough to not care

I’m old enough to know how to get out of rain. I’m old enough to not get carded when I buy my favorite cabernet. You’d think I’...

January 16th, 2017 |  



Their view

Their view

Last week’s announcement by Sears Holdings that the Gallipolis Kmart is among a number of stores to close early this year is a loss to our commu...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Their view

Their view

Waste, fraud and abuse are rampant nationwide and West Virginia certainly is no exception.This reality harms safety net programs, such as Social Secur...

January 13th, 2017 |  


‘Look, the Lamb of God’

‘Look, the Lamb of God’

The Bible tells us about a man named John whose job was to tell the people about the coming Messiah: Jesus. One day, when John was standing with a gro...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Grace is not cheap

Grace is not cheap

Once, when reading the story of a burglary in a small community similar to our own, I began to think of what can happen for a person who has no sense ...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Accepting the authority of Jesus

Accepting the authority of Jesus

Jesus was crucified on the cross and buried in a tomb. In fulfillment of His words and the words of Scripture, He rose from the dead on the third day ...

January 12th, 2017 |  


How does God filter through all the prayers?

How does God filter through all the prayers?

I recently related the account of how Jeshua prayed for his favorite football team, the Dallas Cowboys, to win the last Super Bowl in which they playe...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Ditch the device – grab a sled

Ditch the device – grab a sled

A giggling bunch of girls go sledding past my window and down the small hill on the remnant carpeting of snow behind my house, and it reminds me of my...

January 9th, 2017 |