Thrill of letting go

Thrill of letting go

My harness strapped around my torso, I leaned back onto my heels, gripped the handle above my head and looked across the horizon of New River Gorge to...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Celebrating diverse ideas

Celebrating diverse ideas

Two local gatherings that wrap up Sunday have a common basis in history, but celebrate widely different ideas and thought in our society. Not a bad th...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Volunteers needed in times of disaster

Volunteers needed in times of disaster

September is National Preparedness Month.The recent threat of two devastating hurricanes and their damage and wildfires in the Pacific Northwest remin...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Your view

Dear Editor,With summer over and the busy fall season of school, athletics, and other activities ramping back up, your health should not have to take ...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Your view

Dear Editor,With summer over and the busy fall season of school, athletics, and other activities ramping back up, your health should not have to take ...

September 16th, 2017 |  


It is a numbering to prioritize

It is a numbering to prioritize

We surely have to deal with a lot numberings these days. For instance, we have to know our credit card numbers, bank account numbers, and security num...

September 15th, 2017 |  


And what is your spiritual passion?

And what is your spiritual passion?

Year ago, my youngest brother and I were having a discussion about the various twists and turns that the Lord has led us through in our spiritual walk...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Nothing God does is ever small

Nothing God does is ever small

A yellow post-it note lingered in the small trash can I had just dumped. Full of excitement, I reached down and grabbed it. The message it gave couldn...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Why do we go to church?

Why do we go to church?

This Sunday at our church (Wilkesville First Presbyterian Church), we are having what we are calling “Fall Back into Church Sunday.” Summe...

September 15th, 2017 |  


The unity of the Bible

The unity of the Bible

One of the divine hallmarks of the book, or collection of books, we call the Bible, is its incredible unity. Written over a period of 1500 years, by m...

September 15th, 2017 |