Harlan Daily Enterprise- RSS OPINION Feed http://harlandaily.com/section/OPINION http://harlandaily.com/section/OPINION Sun, 26 Apr 2015 22:26:56 EST 1800 Jesus and flea market gifts http://harlandaily.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/153119769/Jesus-and-flea-market-gifts (Malachi 1:6-10) For eleven studies we've been looking into those prophets who did not say much but had much to say. A contradiction? No, just an observation. These are the Minor Prophets, the men who contributed the last twelve books of the Old... Sun, 26 Apr 2015 07:00:33 EST Developing the mind of Christ http://harlandaily.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/153119830/Developing-the-mind-of-Christ In his book “The Mind of Christ” author T. W. Hunt suggest that the NT uses three verbs concerning the mind. In Colossians 3:2, “Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are on earth.” (NASB95) Again in Romans... Sun, 26 Apr 2015 06:00:36 EST Trade-up to a better model http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/153115361/Trade-up-to-a-better-model During my earliest years, there in the head of Blair Branch, my dad would get the itch to trade off the mule he had fed all winter and get one better suited for spring plowing. Which, of course, brings into question, why on earth he had kept the mule... Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:50:31 EST He served: Who is he? http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-opinion_columns/153114214/He-served:-Who-is-he My father never served in the military, but he was one of those civilian employees needed to build the warships in World War II. He was an electrician in Bremerton, Wash., wiring LSTs, those floating behemoths that carried men and armored vehicles to... Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:05:40 EST No tax cuts for the rich http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/153114403/No-tax-cuts-for-the-rich Good grief Congress. Are you really going to give another tax break to those of us who need it least? Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:25:35 EST McConnell keeps his promises http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/153114746/McConnell-keeps-his-promises Political candidates often make promises to voters.All too often those campaign promises go by the wayside once a candidate is elected.It's a sad reality in politics on local, state and federal levels. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:20:33 EST ‘Celebration of Spring’ slated http://harlandaily.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/153117698/Celebration-of-Spring-slated BIG STONE GAP, Va. The Friends of the Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park will offer their annual “Celebration of Spring” event on the grounds of the Southwest Virginia Museum Historical State Park on April 25 from 8 a.m. to 2... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:10:35 EST Today in History http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/153091896/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Friday, April 24, the 114th day of 2015. There are 251 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:36 EST Same-sex marriage http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/153091721/Same-sex-marriage Even before the U.S. Supreme Court hears the first argument next week on whether gay couples have the right to marry, it seems that a majority of Americans has ruled. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:50:39 EST Committee rebuffs Obama http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/153092697/Committee-rebuffs-Obama In one of the most amazing and lopsided votes of the U. S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee (19-0), President Barack Obama was rebuffed for his reluctance to follow the Constitution and present his Iranian Treaty to them for approval. Nine Democrats... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:50:38 EST A purpose in life brings joy http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/153093544/A-purpose-in-life-brings-joy It is good to have a reason to get up in the morning. It doesn't matter if it is to go to work, church, get the kids ready for school or feed the pets. Everyone needs a reason to face a new day. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:50:35 EST Today in History http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/153069873/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Thursday, April 23, the 113th day of 2015. There are 252 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Thu, 23 Apr 2015 00:10:35 EST Why we vaccinate our children http://harlandaily.com/news/home_top-opinion_columns/153070541/Why-we-vaccinate-our-children The recent outbreak of measles across the United States reminds us how vaccines can protect us from preventable diseases. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 13:10:31 EST Hillary makes her pitch http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/153069793/Hillary-makes-her-pitch Hillary Clinton announced Sunday that she is making a second run for the presidency. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:10:34 EST Update from Washington http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/153069948/Update-from-Washington Spring is a beautiful time to drive along the Redbud-lined roads in southern and eastern Kentucky and to see the cherry blossoms in full bloom in Washington, D.C. If you're planning a visit to our nation's capital, please visit my office... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:05:45 EST Learning from angry birds http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/153070123/Learning-from-angry-birds Whether you are building a climate movement or building the gaming industry, smart people know that you have to meet your customers, activists or gamers, where they are. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:05:41 EST Today in History http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/153043343/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Wednesday, April 22, the 112th day of 2015. There are 253 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:00:37 EST ATV rider safety http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/153041818/ATV-rider-safety After our long winter, it's one of the perks of living in West Virginia that with the arrival of spring we get to enjoy our beautiful mountains, streams and trails. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:15:48 EST Tainting state elections http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion_columns/153043368/Tainting-state-elections FRANKFORT — Some of the Kentucky Republicans who welcomed the U.S. Supreme Court's opening of the floodgates for secret money in elections are probably having second thoughts as they watch the governor's race being skewed by an... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:15:33 EST Today in History http://harlandaily.com/news/opinion/153019929/Today-in-History By the Associated PressToday is Tuesday, April 21, the 111th day of 2015. There are 254 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History: Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:36 EST