Today's Features

  • What were the days following Jesus’ resurrection like for the first disciples?
    Jesus had died, and he was dead no longer. Just as He promised, He had overcome death, the last enemy. But what did it all mean?
    Surely, it took time for them to fully comprehend the whirlwind of events that had taken place the previous week. Before He returned to his Father, Jesus helped His followers to realize some of the implications. His death and resurrection were no aberration in God’s plan. They were the plan.

    A hymn sing will be held Saturday, April 2 at 7 p.m.
    Thursday evening services are held at 6 p.m.; Sunday services are at 10:30 a.m.
    Services are held at the Center at 201 N. Second Sr., Berry, Ky.
    For more information call 859-954-1573, 859-954-0579 or visit wareagleministries.org.

    The Harrison County Hymn Sing broadcasts a live program of gospel music every Sunday evening from 5 - 6 pm on WCYN 1400 AM


  • Years ago when I did a lot of conference and retreat speaking, I was invited to speak at the annual Episcopal women’s diocesan meeting at the cathedral in downtown Orlando.
    A local Episcopalian woman who had suggested my name offered to take care of all the details for me. All I had to do was show up, which is what I do best.

  • What can we do to impact the environment less? Be a green consumer. Walk or ride a bike, when you can; reuse things and if you can’t at least recycle them. Buy less stuff that you don’t need? All are easily done, really, but what about in our gardens as we struggle to keep things beautiful during the growing season?
    Images of aphids on my perennials; squash vine borers turning my plants to mush and Japanese beetles devouring the hybrid tea roses cause me to grimace.  

  • 10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Haleigh Nicole Sharp, Dec. 16, daughter of Petty Officer Third Class Darrell J. Jr. and Virginia Browning Sharp; Makayla Rae Soard, Jan. 19, daughter of Chandlea and Roger Soard; Kaitlyn Alexis Sosbe, Feb. 20, daughter of Charles Andrew (Andy) Sosbe and Shawnda Carol (Hedges) Sosbe.
    A kite-flying festival will be held April 1 at the Cynthiana-Harrison County park on Oddville Avenue. The event is free and open to anyone who wishes to participate.

    The First United Methodist Church of Cynthiana will observe Holy Week beginning Monday, March 21 in the newly renovated sanctuary at 7 a.m. Each morning session concludes with breakfast in the Sidney Haviland room.
    Early morning services conclude Friday, March 25. Maundy Thursday will be March 24 in the sanctuary at 7 p.m., Holy Communion will be served.