• "I want to be like Michael!"

    By Larry Bishop, Guest columnist
    Cynthiana Christian Church
    As I write this article, the University of Kentucky Wildcat basketball team is experiencing an undefeated season. Every fan has a favorite Wildcat player of the ten who platoon under Coach Calipari’s system.
    Recently a close friend gave me a book entitled “Daily Devotions for Die-Hard Fans.” In one chapter, the author lists who he thought were the ten best University of Kentucky players.

  • The time to preach to a cow

    I went to a mission conference once where I heard a story about a pastor in another country with a rural church.
    He was prompted by the Lord to pull over and to preach to a cow on his way to church.
    I know this sounds absolutely crazy, but wait until you hear what happened.

  • The return of the prodigal daughter, part 2

    Last week, I wrote about the parable of Jesus about the prodigal son in Luke 15, rewritten in the book, “If the Prodigal Were A Daughter,” by the late Janice Chaffee.

  • Church News 2-12-15

    On Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, a free meal will be served at Ebenezer United Methodist Church, 205 N. Locust St., Cynthiana.
    Will be serving from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. or until all has been served. Come and enjoy good food for the soul.

    Mountain Moving Ministries are now holding services in the chapel at the MMI Campus in Millersburg.
    Services are: Sundays at 11 a.m. Come worship with us. All are welcome.
    Pastor is the Rev. Russell Jones.

  • Fill me, Jesus, when I am deflated

    All the talk preceding the Super Bowl was about “Deflate-gate”. The New England Patriots were accused of deflating footballs to gain an edge in the game against the Indianapolis Colts.

  • If the prodigal were a daughter

    A few years ago, the late Janice Chaffee wrote the book, “If the Prodigal Were A Daughter.”

  • Church New 2-5-15

    Service times will be changing at Faith Pentecostal Church beginning Feb. 1. Services will be at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Sundays and 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Pastor Cecil Bowling invites you to come and grow with them.
    Also on Jan. 11, the Rev. Ronnie Corbin was installed as associate pastor.
    For more information call 859-954-2417.

    Mountain Moving Ministries are now holding services in the chapel at the MMI Campus in Millersburg, Ky.

  • Church News 1-29-15

    Chad’s Hope Teen Challenge will be presenting a service at Calvary Assembly of God, 325 Webster Ave. at 10:45 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 1.
    Chad’s Hope is a drug and alcohol rehab program in Manchester, Ky. They will be singing and giving personal testimonies about how the Lord has given them victory over their addictions.
    For more information call 234-4646 or visit www.calvaryshill.net.


  • To everything there is always a season and always change

    When I was younger, I remember living for summer. We would play in the woods, play baseball, football, swim, fish and stay up late. We would usually go on vacation, camping or to the beach. Summer was my favorite season of the year, for sure.

  • The calm amid the chaos

    I got a text the other day from a friend that said simply: “Life is chaotic.”