Thanksgiving important theme in Psalms

Thanksgiving important theme in Psalms

Modern social media is not all bad. Sometimes it produces some good ideas.One of those, common in the month of November, is for individuals to make an...

November 12th, 2015 |  


We must always be ready for when He arrives

We must always be ready for when He arrives

Everyone has and uses calendars all the time, so we know the month and date. I bet you even have some special dates marked on your family’s cale...

November 12th, 2015 |  


Justice matters greatly to God

Justice matters greatly to God

In a time of escalating crime and selfish vice, it seems that justice is a fading concept.Yet one of the virtues for which the human heart craves is j...

November 12th, 2015 |  



The lost art of front-porch sitting

The lost art of front-porch sitting

Early September, I moved from my old-fashioned house with a wrap-around porch to an upscale suburb.Jogging past the crepe myrtles gracing my neighbor&...

November 9th, 2015 |  


Making Volkswagen pay up, in state court

Making Volkswagen pay up, in state court

Dr. Ira Morris cares for about 5,000 families in Boone County, W.Va., where he is the only primary care provider in the Wharton, Van and Whitesville a...

November 9th, 2015 |  


West Virginia leads nation in drug overdose deaths

West Virginia leads nation in drug overdose deaths

Recently, I had the opportunity to speak with students and community members at Oceana Middle School about West Virginia’s prescription drug abu...

November 6th, 2015 |  


God ready to embrace us without an agenda

God ready to embrace us without an agenda

Picture a father, lovingly devoted to his children, seated by his window, waiting.He waits and waits, his eyes gazing through glass which at times shi...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Veterans Day not a time to be sad

Veterans Day not a time to be sad

Next week, we celebrate Veterans Day. Sometimes called Armistice Day, it is celebrated in many countries around the world other than just the United S...

November 5th, 2015 updated: November 5th, 2015. |  


God will vindicate faith of saints

God will vindicate faith of saints

It was reported recently how another high school football player was penalized for gesturing with a thankful finger to God after the player, Pedro Ban...

November 5th, 2015 updated: November 5th, 2015. |  


Uncovering West Virginia’s history

Uncovering West Virginia’s history

No matter where you live or where you’re from, there is always something fascinating about finding an unearthed treasure.Whether it is an arrow-...

November 3rd, 2015 |