Life’s Lessons

It was a day like any other in 1976. When the mail was delivered to my home at the top of Pine Mountain in Kentucky, unexpectedly, a package was part ...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

Well, it was a different sort of weekend, to say the least.My cousin passed away in December. There was a memorial service at that time, but this fami...

July 11th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

I have heard many preachers bemoan the need to prepare a sermon for a given holiday – be it Christmas, New Year, Easter or any other holiday on ...

July 3rd, 2019 |  



A BLAH morning

Have you ever had a BLAH morning/ When you don’t really feel bad physically, but by the same token, you don’t really feel good either? I d...

June 27th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

In January, a group of people who had participated in mission teams over the past year was invited to help in a mission project right in our own area....

June 20th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

What do you have planned for today? And what if, as so often happens, today seems to sprout wings and fly by without getting that task accomplished?So...

May 30th, 2019 |  


Remembering the real Memorial Day

Remembering the real Memorial Day

I’ve become a stickler about some things after years of editing stories for newspapers and summing them up for a headline. Maybe that’s wh...

May 25th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

I guess it’s about time to bring you up to date on Kelly and her latest quirks. Yes, quirks!At 10 and a half years of age, she is exhibiting som...

May 23rd, 2019 |  


Support Habitat for Humanity

January of this year my house flooded because the pipes froze. This caused major damage to my home and my things .We have been repairing our home ever...

May 21st, 2019 |  


The many years I lived hundreds of miles from my mother, I always tried to get home for Mother’s Day. I don’t remember if I always made it...

May 16th, 2019 |