We definitely live in a different age than the one in which I grew up.
The resurrection from the dead is a great central theme of the Christian faith. It inspires the Christian saint, giving him hope in all things, and points him in a fixed spiritual direction as a true compass.
Earlier this year, veteran political writer Thomas Edsall reported an eyebrow-raising fact about Americans' views toward government.
The U.S. response to the Ebola outbreak in Africa is yet another example of dysfunction at the national level.
“I drew them with bands of love.”
As Jesus gathered with His apostles in the upper room in order to celebrate the Passover, their last supper together before His death, something was amiss.
Today is definitely an age in which most of us are beyond our ability to negotiate life's circumstances.
Concerning the getting and keeping of peace in the soul, the Scripture says that God “will keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on God, because he trusts in God.”
As our daughter nears 10 years of age, I find myself reflecting on what Jesus said in John 13:20, “I tell you the truth, whoever accepts anyone I send accepts Me; and whoever accepts Me accepts the One Who sent Me.”
I am troubled by the response from some of our legislative leaders and others who seem to passively accept that coal is an industry in decline and further espouse a defeatist attitude and contempt towards one of the state's leading industries...
As Matthew concludes his account of the Sermon on the Mount, in the Gospel of Matthew, chapter 7, he notes the reaction of the people to the teachings of Jesus: “And so it was, when Jesus had ended these sayings, that the people were astonished...
The experience among church people that captures my attention and stimulates ministerial burden involves the regretful reactions from those who come under emotional duress for many reasons. Instead of turning first toward God and the fellowship of the...
This Saturday at 8 p.m., the sounds of musical instruments of The Ohio Valley Symphony reverberate through the beautifully restored vintage 1895 opera house complex, known as the Ariel-Ann Carson Dater Performing Arts Centre.
The Satanic Temple, a New York organization, made the news recently when they announced their decision to hand out coloring books in a school in Florida, promoting their beliefs.
“Forever, O LORD, Your word is firmly fixed in the heavens” (Psalm 119:89 ESV).
I was driving my '73 Chevy the other day on my way to Point Pleasant. I had my hand out the window propped on the side-view mirror. As a semi-truck passed in the opposite direction stirring up a rush of wind, it recalled to mind a certain lesson...