Any difference since Easter?

Any difference since Easter?

The day we set aside to celebrate the resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ, commonly known as Easter, may be my favorite day of the year. At sunrise,...

April 30th, 2017 |  


Community conversations throughout Kentucky

As a Senator, my job requires that I spend many hours in Washington, but Kentucky is my home and I make it a priority to be in the state when the Sena...

April 29th, 2017 |  


The art of beating around the bush

The art of beating around the bush

Appalachian culture is filled with beautiful and poetic language. Even though I collected “sayings” for over thirty years and published a ...

April 29th, 2017 updated: April 29th, 2017. |  


Parents can guide but children make their own choices

Parents can guide but children make their own choices

How many parents have waited for the day when their child’s eyes would suddenly be opened and like the prodigal they will finally see the truth ...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Get ready for… Friday?

Get ready for… Friday?

“Well,” said Steve, the tall cowboy among us, “at least it’s Friday and we all have the weekend to look forward to.”Doc ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


New law will help transparency, accountability

New law will help transparency, accountability

Lost in the headlines of the recently completed 2017 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly is a new law that is designed to increase transp...

April 27th, 2017 |  


The eternal wisdom of God

The eternal wisdom of God

I found the following comments in an article quite interesting, “The production of art and entertainment for commercial reasons is an old story;...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Children grow up and make their own choices

Children grow up and make their own choices

How many parents have waited for the day when their child’s eyes would suddenly be opened and like the prodigal they will finally see the truth ...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Woman marries more money than she could earn

Woman marries more money than she could earn

A rather awkward bachelor, realizing he would inherit a fortune when his elderly father died, decided he needed to find a wife to share his riches wit...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Growing up prejudice

Growing up prejudice

All of us have probably experienced prejudice on one level or another in our lives if we’ve lived very long. One of the most frequent triggers w...

April 22nd, 2017 updated: April 22nd, 2017. |