Search the Scriptures: Almost persuaded is fully lost

Search the Scriptures: Almost persuaded is fully lost

The apostle Paul stood on trial, accused of heresy and polluting the temple of God. Initially his ongoing legal battle had been undertaken by the Roma...

August 22nd, 2019 |  


We are being told good news, but…

We are being told good news, but…

Jamin, our youngest, came to Charleston recently to take the West Virginia bar exam. His wife, Morgan, accompanied him. After the two days of schedule...

August 22nd, 2019 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Jesus heals the crippled woman – Luke 13: 10-17

God’s Kids Korner: Jesus heals the crippled woman – Luke 13: 10-17

One Sabbath, Jesus was teaching in a synagogue, and a woman was there who had been crippled by a spirit for eighteen years. She was bent over and coul...

August 22nd, 2019 |  



Cross Words: The problem with self-help

Cross Words: The problem with self-help

I’m surprised by the size of self-help sections in bookstores. Maybe I shouldn’t be. According to an article from The New Yorker called &#...

August 22nd, 2019 |  


A Hunger for More: What are you priorities?

A Hunger for More: What are you priorities?

It certainly behooves a Christian to think long and hard on the manner in which he or she lives his or her life. “What exactly are my priorities...

August 22nd, 2019 |  


The scourge of your summer driving

The scourge of your summer driving

I’m that guy, the scourge of your summer highway driving.The one driver who’s driving the variable “work zone” speed limit whi...

August 21st, 2019 |  


Column: When drug prices are more important than sick patients

Column: When drug prices are more important than sick patients

The Department of Health and Human Services has a new plan to cut drug spending. But it’s not a change for the better.To lower spending in Medic...

August 21st, 2019 |  


From 1619 to 2019: 400 years

From 1619 to 2019: 400 years

Among all the deaths that have surrounded us recently, eating at the very fabric of our souls, the death of African American author Toni Morrison has ...

August 20th, 2019 |  


The gentle barber on Main Street

The gentle barber on Main Street

My wife, Brenda, and I were traveling to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, and had been driving for two hours without a break. Our electronic dashboard kept f...

August 20th, 2019 |  


How did your favorite rose get its name?

How did your favorite rose get its name?

Did you ever wonder how roses get their names, or how their names become household words? We all admire the beauty of roses, but only a few rose varie...

August 19th, 2019 |