My adventures in recycling

My adventures in recycling

There was a time where I never would have been accused of being an environmentalist. In fact, I don’t think anyone thinks of me in that way at a...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Learn from God

Learn from God

Terry was in obvious labor with our first son, Ron, for 47 hours. Tensions ran high with both of us at King’s Daughter Hospital in Martinsburg, ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Meeting the requirements

Meeting the requirements

One of the great passages of the Old Testament (and when you consider that all Scripture is given to us by God, that is really saying something) is Mi...

April 27th, 2017 |  


You’ve got a friend

You’ve got a friend

Have you ever tried to learn something new and just couldn’t seem to be able to do it? No matter how hard you listened, watched, or tried, you j...

April 27th, 2017 |  


You are loved

You are loved

I can say for certain today, “I am loved.”I hope you feel the same. Maybe you don’t. But nonetheless, you are loved. The Bible says ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Light at the end of the tunnel

Light at the end of the tunnel

One day several years ago, my family and I spent an afternoon at a park that had, along with its wooded walking trails and sandy softball fields, a co...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Earth dances like nobody’s looking, but I am

Earth dances like nobody’s looking, but I am

I never could do a jig to the choreographed exercises like Zumba, but I can tap dance across a meadow, feeling as coordinated as a bird prancing on a ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Their view

Broadband high-speed internet access is widely recognized as an essential service in today’s society. Yet, a significant gap – often refer...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Their view

Their view

Last summer, after reading about the vanished Vinton County community of Moonville and the railroad tunnel that serves as the lone reminder that a lit...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Biblical family tree

Biblical family tree

“I have heard preachers say that Jesus and John the Baptist were cousins. If so, how could Jesus be from the tribe of Judah, if John was from th...

April 20th, 2017 |