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My Shepherd – Psalms 23

It is generally assumed that David wrote this Psalm, though it is not titled. Some suggest that it is a continuation of Psalm 42. Also, it is thought that he was referencing Saul as the ungodly man and Israel as the ungodly nation. David knows that he is God’s anointed king, yet his faith is sometimes tested and tried by His Lord that he might be strengthened More...

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By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
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It’s Just Me

Many times we live our lives by hope and sometimes we may even casually say that we believe. But do we? As an example, the Bible tells us that we are righteous, if we are His. However, if you ask most Christians More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
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May our Father God help us

May our Father God help us by easing the pounding of our troubled hearts in an age of anxiety in which we live by the quieting of our mind. May He steady our rapid pace as we travel through life’s journey and More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
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The Best Meal I Ever Had

By Joseph J. Mazzella “What was the most delicious meal you ever had?” That was the question in an online survey that popped up on my screen the other day. I moved my mouse over and clicked out of the survey, More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
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People Find Ways to Judge One Another

By Lee Roy Anderson Judge not that ye be judged, for with what judgment ye judge ye shall be judged and with what measure to again. Matthew 7:1-2, Thou shall not raise a false report; put not thine hand with the More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
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Church Street News

By Martha Deems March came in like a lamb on the first day but more snow came in the following days closing school again for several days in the month that spring begins. Spring makes us begin watching for birds More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
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Our Model Prayer

When Jesus taught on how to pray in Matthew Chapter 6, He was very specific on some details.  First we should declare our relationship with God and that it is unto God that we pray.  Jesus said we have this authority More...

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By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
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Echo From the Hills – March 19th, 2014

After a few spring-like days, with songbirds welcoming the warm weather and the grass greening, winter has turned around and taken another swipe at our hills. Of course we can expect that from March, when the weather More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
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Three in Four in WV Want Stronger Water & Air Protections

By Dan Heyman Three quarters of West Virginians said the state has not done enough to protect air and water, according to a poll taken after the Freedom chemical spill. The poll was commissioned by the Sierra More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
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From the Desk of Delegate Walker – March 5th, 2014

The Legislature reached “Cross-over” Day, as it is called, this week.  As I said last week, it is the last day we can discuss House bills in the House of Delegates. Committee meetings and floor sessions are More...