An open letter on masks in schools, the legislature

Dear Editor,What will it take for Southern Local and Eastern Local School Boards to change their illogical decision to decide that masks are not requi...

October 15th, 2021 updated: October 15th, 2021. |  


Search the Scriptures: A watchful Father

Search the Scriptures: A watchful Father

Dutiful parents spend a lot of their time watching over their child to ensure his or her well-being. When the child is first born, they watch their of...

October 14th, 2021 |  


The mercy of God is very evident

The mercy of God is very evident

How do we know that God’s mercy is very evident? Based upon Scripture, a significant clue is found in the numerous churches that are a part of t...

October 14th, 2021 |  



God’s Kids Korner: God’s winner (Mark 10: 35-45)

God’s Kids Korner: God’s winner (Mark 10: 35-45)

As you probably know, whenever there is a contest, the person who finishes in first place is usually awarded some sort of a prize like a blue ribbon, ...

October 14th, 2021 |  


Swamp maple morning

Swamp maple morning

The floating leaf was a startling burst of scarlet upon the water.I was enjoying a morning walk along the upper Stillwater, following a streamside pat...

October 8th, 2021 |  


The joy of a tasty cider

The joy of a tasty cider

Working at the IGA store in Germantown was my first real job. After about a year, I became the assistant manager of the produce section.I enjoyed it. ...

October 8th, 2021 |  


Search the Scriptures: A better method of conversion

Search the Scriptures: A better method of conversion

A regular observer of the news is likely to run across a certain sort of picture these days on a not-infrequent sort of basis. Though the particulars ...

October 7th, 2021 |  


‘It’s not worth the grief it will cost you’

‘It’s not worth the grief it will cost you’

I pastored Trinity Baptist Church from 1980 to 1984. It was a new church work located along Rt. 219 near Marlinton, W.Va. The Lord blessed the ministr...

October 7th, 2021 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Give God first place (Mark 10:24-25)

God’s Kids Korner: Give God first place (Mark 10:24-25)

Would you like to have a million dollars? Probably most of us would answer yes to that question. A famous comedienne by the name of Sophie Tucker once...

October 7th, 2021 |  


How did you learn how to drive?

How did you learn how to drive?

It was a different time for sure, back in the years when I was learning to drive and my Dad and others would take me out on back roads where I could t...

October 1st, 2021 |