God has something even better

God has something even better

He didn’t meet your expectations—that’s okay, now He will exceed them.I’m learning that I don’t want God to meet my expe...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Getting, and staying, on the path

Getting, and staying, on the path

Some time ago, in a personal time of devotion, I was reflecting on the will of God and where it falls in my plans and priorities. I wrote, “The ...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Mud pies; John 9:1-14

Mud pies; John 9:1-14

Have you ever made mud pies? I used to make them when I was a child. It’s a little messy, but fun to do. You just mix dirt and water until it is...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


God has left us a witness

God has left us a witness

“Russel’s Teapot” is an argument advanced by the atheist, Bertrand Russell (1872–1970), which states that the burden of proof ...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Leave that duck alone!

Leave that duck alone!

I have stated previously about growing up in Wardensville, West Virginia, in Hardy County. We lived in a house right on Trout Run. This particular str...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Their view

Their view

Robert Osborne’s passing from this mortal coil on March 6, 2017, at 84 leaves a void in the world of film appreciation that will be filled, but ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Legislative update: Past the halfway point

Legislative update: Past the halfway point

With the halfway point of the 2017 regular legislative session now behind us, I felt the need to speak on the floor last week and remind my colleagues...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Love reigns in Ireland

Love reigns in Ireland

My trip to Ireland began with love and ended with a lovely, bittersweet goodbye. It was my honeymoon, after all, and I was swooning before the plane e...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Their view

Their view

The 60-day session of the West Virginia Legislature is past the half way mark. We have been very busy working on many issues while at the same time re...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Their view

When reading the legislative update from Delegate Butler, in the Point Pleasant Register on 2/14/2017 and 3/4/2017, he continues to blame President Ob...

March 17th, 2017 |