Living in the past was never God’s intention for us – He desires to make us brand new in Him. If you are a believer, you no longer have the wear the chains of past hurts and regrets. And don’t allow the enemy to tell you otherwise.
West Virginia is the only state born out of the Civil War and it's allegiances were seriously divided by the conflict. Many residents served the Confederate cause, a majority of them joining the Federal Forces mobilized by Gov. John Letcher. Many saw their duty as the defence of their homes and soil from a Northern invasion.
It’s resolution time! The first of the year everyone breaks out there goals. I’m a big goal setter. I love it especially at the beginning of the year. Each year I set up my goal wheel….. it has 7 “spokes” (areas of life) and they should each be worked on and if one area isn’t ...
7th West Virginia Cavalry. After WVA became a state in the midst of the Civil War in 1863, my great great grandfather Greenberry Buchanan became a soldier in this Union Calvary. I don't know who these soldiers in the picture are, but I'm sure he looked much the same. As a child I often visited his grave on the top of a mountain. It had a WV 7th Calvary marker on it.
Lt. Colonel Hal Moore: Our Father in Heaven, before we go into battle, every soldier among us will approach you each in his own way. Our enemies too, according to their own understanding, will ask for protection and for victory. And so, we bow before your infinite wisdom. We offer our prayers as best we can. ... Amen. Oh, yes, and one more thing, dear Lord, about our enemies, ignore their heathen prayers and help us blow those little bastards straight to Hell. Amen. (11/16/13)