A Hunger for More: Unity is a beautiful thing, or at least it could be

A Hunger for More: Unity is a beautiful thing, or at least it could be

Unity is a beautiful thing… or at least could be and should be under the right conditions. Of course, people collectively bent on violence or fe...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Close will not get you a cigar…

Close will not get you a cigar…

…or a donut.Sunday morning at 1:30 a.m., my phone dinged with a text from Jeshua. Megan had been admitted to the Sentara Hospital in Williamsbur...

September 20th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Who’s the Greatest?

God’s Kids Korner: Who’s the Greatest?

One day, we hear in Mark 9:33-37, that the disciples were walking along the road with Jesus, and they began arguing among themselves. Jesus overheard ...

September 20th, 2018 |  



Teen testimony: A Message to Coffee Mugs

Teen testimony: A Message to Coffee Mugs

As an avid coffee drinker, I know what makes a good cup of coffee. It all begins with a good brand of coffee grounds. I prefer McDonald’s. Then,...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Search the Scriptures: Where are you walking?

Search the Scriptures: Where are you walking?

One of the metaphors used throughout the Bible, and one perhaps not fully appreciated by our modern sensibilities is that of “walking.”Con...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Meigs Health Matters: Head lice symptoms and treatments

Meigs Health Matters: Head lice symptoms and treatments

“You have head lice.” This is one of the most dreaded statements a parent can hear from a health department or school nurse. Infestation w...

September 17th, 2018 |  


No news is okay, for a little while

No news is okay, for a little while

Through reasons that were beyond our control, we were without telephone or Internet service for a few days last week. It began late on a Friday aftern...

September 15th, 2018 |  


September Veterans of the Month

Our veterans of the month are Jimmy Carter, United States Navy, and Calvin Minnis, United States Army.These civilians, Jimmy Carter and Calvin Minnis,...

September 15th, 2018 |  


A ‘community’ is just a ‘place’ if the newspaper dies

A ‘community’ is just a ‘place’ if the newspaper dies

“You don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone.” The old adage came to mind as I thought about my local newspaper ...

September 15th, 2018 updated: September 17th, 2018. |  


A Hunger for More: Why do we suffer?

A Hunger for More: Why do we suffer?

A huge challenge to the living out of a practical and day-to-day faith is our wrestling with the problem of suffering. Because suffering is pain and, ...

September 13th, 2018 |