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Regular Specials: Chimichangas $5.5O Quesadillas $3.00 t~ ! i ; i i I Page 10 -- The Glenville Democrat/Pathfinder --- Thursday, April 3, 2003 III II CONINGS, WEST Vll/GINIA Sunday, April 6, 2003 - 1st Event of the Season Located 1/2 Mile Off Rt. 18 on Bear Fork Road, Conings, W. Va. Approximately 17 miles from West Union, 17 miles from Glenville, and 25 mile= from Weston > FOLLOW SIGNS > Four Classes - Mud Pit: Stock - Street - Super Street - and Modified Four Classes. Speed Pit: Big Outlaw - Modified - and Street 4x4 Registration $25 ATV Registration $15 - PURSE MONIES Adults - $8 Children 12 and Under $4 Registration 12 noon - Competition 1 p.m. Female and Male Mud Foot Race - 50 50 Drawing. Concessions - Camping 304-462-0149 II II III BRING LAWN CHAIRS AND A FRIEND AND ENJOY AN AFTERNOON OF AND IN THE J:t]2)i II Abraham's Sacrifice of his Son (cont.) Father Edwin Daschbach, SVD ing the story as a mistaken belief ol Some Christians strongly resist the Abraham, or a reflection of a spiri- interpretation of the Abraham-Isaac tual crisis in his life, or simply a story that I discussed last week biblicalparable(cf.McKenzie, Dic- (namely, thatAbrahamonlythought tionary of the Bible, 5) helps us God wanted him to kill his son). blend the tale into the Bible's overall They insist that you must read the witness to the generosity, mercy and text literalistically. If you fail to ac- loveofGod, aGodwhowouldnever cept that God, as the pages of Scrip- ask someone to do an evil. ture state, directly asked this of In Genesis 1-11, we have deeply Abraham, you must question all of religious truths couched in myth. the Bible. Once we get to chapter 12 and begin Let's respond with an example. Abraham, we have history but with Individuals have claimed that they a small "h." In other words, the sto- werecapturedbyaliens, taken aboard ries relating to him have a general an alien space vehicle, experimented historical setting, but you can't take upon and then released. Most of us everything in those stoics as fully would deny it ever happened, de- historical. spite the individuals' protestations to We can understand why literalists the contrary. But why, then, do we feel that this contextualist approach accept that Americans have walked opens a real "can of worms." The on the moon? Our response to that solution is not to condemn the comparison would be that there are contextualist, but to realize that any different kinds of evidence. So also history of the past exhibits similar with the Bible. There are different problems. Why must we insist that kinds of evidence for some stories in the Bible is so different? Answering the Bible than for others, that it is God's word, begs ~he isle; We know there is symbol and because contextua]ists believe it is metaphorin Scripture. Exodus 19:4 God's word also. The whole ques- has God telling the Israelites that he tion comes down to "how" is God's carried them on eagles' wings out of word. Contextualists hold itis God's Egypt. We all know they walked, word written in the words and style Joshua 10:13 tells us that the sun of humans. God guided the forma- stoodstillandthemoonstayed, while tion and writing of Scripture:so that the nation took vengeance on its his religious truth was corveyed, foes. Did the earth truly cease to but left the human authors free to rotate? In such cases, we know in- include their own patterns anaforms stinctively that symbol is being uti- of writing. That, by the way, why lized by the biblical author, some books of the Bible are in erest- Admitting this presence ofliter- ing, while others are qu te ary form in the Bible opens us to the boring...not because God has good interpretation of Abraham being and bad days, but because the l ible asked to sacrifice his only son. See- is also a human work. I I IH in Las Watch Saturdays at 6.'00 p.m. Visit your West Virginia Lottery Retailer and find out how you can be a game show o.t tant and to $1,000,000! On-air NV contestant- March 29, 2003 Levenna Swiger. .............. Shinnston,~NV ............... $ 1,300 At-home players - $ 100 Don McClean South Point. OH Larry Hok:omb Duluth, GA Tony Horetto Bluefield I~tsy sharer Clendenin F.. E.Adan~ Hoat~ille Hichael Cook Pax Patricia Shumate Glen Ro~ers Lura Spodoe Philippi Rebecca Legg Cedar Grove Janet Cooper West Hamlin Dortha Fisher Jane Lew Dorothy Shaffer Masontown Johnny Chi~mar, Jr. {~:tdey I~ Next Drawing May 22t 2003 at We$~ Virginia Lottery Headquarters New $2 instant ticket! Win up tO SIS,000! wedding bonus and mail in for = chance to be a Good things hapgen when you play. BRUCE HORNER BOGGS OLIVE IRENE MINIGH Bruce Horner Boggs, age 52, passed Olive Irene Minigh, age 82, of Sand away on March 26, 2003 at Mt. Carmel Fork, departed this life at 2:25 p.m., West Hospital after a long battle with Saturday, March 29, 2003 at CAMC. heart disease. General Division Charleston, follow- He was born on June 9, 1950 in ing a six week illness. Weston, to Betty Hardman and Tho- Born March 28, 1921 in Gilmer mas Boggs. He graduated from the County, daughter of the late Odbert Ohio State University with a degree H. and Lois N. Campbell Hamric. in Secondary Education and latercom- Mrs. Minigh was a Homemaker pleted a Masters Degree in Social and member of Sand Fork Baptist Work. In September 2002, he retired Church. from Franklin County Children Ser- On December 19, 1946, she was vices, where he worked as the super- united in marriage to Howard E. visor of the crisis call center and later Minigh who preceded her in death in the adoptions department. April 8, 2002. Bruce was an avid OSU and sports Surviving are two sons; Howard L fan. He was an advocate for the needs Minigh and wife Carole of Kinnelon, of children and had a special gift for NJ. and Paul F. Minigh of Sand Fork, relating with older adults, two twin brothers; Ray and Fay BrucewasamemberoftheCypress Hamric of Sand Fork, two sisters; Wesleyan Church for many years. Mary Rose of Greensburg, Ohio, and He was preceded in death by his Jean Gum of ZanesviUe, Ohio, and father, Thomas L. Boggs, St. He is two grandaughters; Sarah Minigh, survived by his mother, Betty Boggs attending American University, of Hilliard, Ohio; one son, T.J. Boggs Washington DC and Lisa Minigh at- ofHilliard, Ohio;twosisters, Michelle tending George Washington Univer- Price of Middleburg Heights, Ohio; sity, Washington, DC. Gigi Boggs of Hilliard, Ohio; one Mrs. Minigh was preceded in death brother, ThomasL.Boggs, Jr.ofLex- by two brothers; Denzil and Odbert ington, Ky; a host of nieces and neph- Hamric and one sister; Marie Smith. ews and numerous other life-long Funeral services were conducted friends, on Wednesday, April 2, 2003 at the Funeralserviceswereheldat2p.m., Ellyson Mortuary, Inc., Glenville, onSunday, March 30, 2003 at Ellyson with the Rev. Ronzel Roberts offici- Mortuary in Glenville. ating. Interment followed in the Hiney AMMON WENDELL "BUD" Cemetery. BURKHAMER DELBERT NUTTER Ammon Wendell "Bud" Delbert Nutter, age 96, Clarksburg Burkhamer, 74, ofNormantown, died (Northview) died Saturday evening, on Thursday, March 27, 2003 at Stone- March 22, 2003 as a result of injuries wall Jackson Memorial Hospital of received in a vehicular accident. Weston following a brief illness. He He was born in Glenville, June 12, was born in Troy o nNovember 25, 1906 a son of the late Josiah Nutter 1928: son of the late Ammon andthelatelngabyZinnNutter. Burkhamer and Opal (Short) Twice married he was preceded in Burkhamer. On July 17, 1988, he death by his first wife, EstherDotson married Carolyn (Scott) Burkhamer, Nutter in 1972 and is survived by his who survives, second wife, Edna Lucille Greynolds Also surviving are two daughters; Windon Nutter whom he married in Barbara Owens and Ina Burkhamer 1973. both of Rock Hill, SC; three sons; Also surviving are two sons and Buddy Burkhamer of Columbus, daughters-in-law, Harold E. and Ohio; Edwin and Mark Burkhamer Dorthy A. Nutter, Clarksburg and bothofBuckhannon;fourstepdaugh- Thurman Ray and Alice Ann Nutter, ters;KathyWheelerofBurbank, Ohio; Bridgeport; four grandchildren, Wilda Eisenhardt of Sandfork; Doris Jeffery Dean, Kimberly June, Deborah Moss of Normantown; and Linda and Karen, two step grandchildren, Husk of Grantsville; and four step Scott and Kimberly, several great sons; Danny Moss of Wooster, Ohio; grandchildren and several step great Wiilard Moss of Lodi, Ohio; William grandchildren and several nieces and Moss of Hinton; and Dale Moss of nephews. North Carolina. Mr. Burkhamer is He was preceded in death by four also survived by seven grandchildren, sisters, Edna Rhoades, Zeffie 18stepgrandchildren, eight step great Matthews, Stella Reed and Alta grandchildren, five brothers; Elmer Dotson and by two brothers, Sylvania Burkhamer of York, SC; Edsil Nutter and Willie Nutter. Burkhamer of Williamstown; Ray Mr. Nutter was a member of the Burkhamer of Troy; Marvin NorthviewUnitedMethodistChurch. Burkhamer of Belpre, Ohio, and Alan~ He had retired from the Continental Burkhamer or York, SC, and several" Can Corporation as a mold maker nieces and nephews. He was preceded foreman with 48 years service. in death by one sister, Maxine Smith, A funeral service was conducted at Mr. Burkhamer retired as a field the Davis-Weaver Funeral Home on supervisor with Consolidated Gas Wednesday, March 26, 2003 with the Corporation. He was a vetern of the Reverend Kenneth Kendall and the Korean Conflict, serving as a private Reverend Edsil Bragg presiding. In- first class in the US Army. terment was in Floral Hills Memorial Funeral services were held Sunday, Gardens. March 30 at the Floyd Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend William R. Atchison officiating. Interment fol- lowed in the Carder Cemetery of Vadis. n ii iii ! 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