By LINDA COMINS
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
WHEELING, W.Va. — Holiday generosity from St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in Wheeling received national attention from the White House on Thursday.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders opened a press briefing Thursday afternoon by sharing the story of the church’s efforts to assist local families during the Christmas season.
Sanders said, “Now, with Christmas season in full swing, I want to shine a spotlight on some of the incredible stories of generosity and love that show what the Christmas spirit and the American spirit are all about. Today, I’d like to start with a story of St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in Wheeling, West Virginia.”