Bear this in mind

Bear this in mind

If park visitors want to see bears in the wild, we have to accept our share of the responsibility for living with them.On August 7, an experienced hik...

September 3rd, 2015 updated: September 3rd, 2015. |  


Can there be gratitude without God?

Can there be gratitude without God?

For those who live without a God to thank, some kinds of gratitude might seem an awkward concept. So, whom do atheists thank for the world around them...

September 3rd, 2015 |  


Part 1: By the numbers

Part 1: By the numbers

It seems to me that we are kinda fascinated by numbers - particularly those dealing with probability, you know the odds that something will or will no...

September 2nd, 2015 |  



Second chances are as American as baseball

Second chances are as American as baseball

I love baseball. I have since I was a kid. And I’m lucky to be married to a woman who loves the game as much as I do.We recently attended the 86...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


I won the housing lottery

I won the housing lottery

Growing up in a diverse and wealthy neighborhood put me on the road to reach my potential.I grew up in an affluent corner of Loudoun County, Virginia,...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


To fight racism, protect the right to vote

To fight racism, protect the right to vote

Politicians are rolling back voting rights in the former Confederacy.The cold-blooded murder of nine people at a Charleston church made it impossible ...

September 2nd, 2015 |  


Remembering: Alice Saunders

GREENE COUNTY - Alice lived her entire life in Greene County, and spent much of it in the same building. What at one time had been a school, which she...

August 29th, 2015 |  


School days long ago

School days long ago

Now that school has begun in modern buildings, with movable desks and an ample supply of books and study materials. I thought it might be fun to share...

August 29th, 2015 |  


The mole phenomenon

The mole phenomenon

James 5:16b “The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.”Does God always answer prayers? There are some problems that just se...

August 29th, 2015 |  


Ethanol: A love story

Ethanol: A love story

The agriculture secretary’s love affair with the biofuel industry is fleecing taxpayers.It’s a timeless story of teenage romance: pledging...

August 29th, 2015 |