Deep in Kentucky October 17th 2010
(Oakdale Christian Academy)
October finds us in Kentucky, outside the small town of Jackson. We’re in a mountain pass deep in the Appalachians. This is coal country~~some open pit, but mostly underground mining. There’s also logging, and some tobacco grown, but not much. We’re about 1200 miles southeast of Grand Rapids, MN.
We had a quick trip down here, as we drove from Manka ... read more
North America » United States » Kentucky » Jackson Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
We retired the end of 2006, and started traveling the country, working with RVICS~~Roving Volunteers in Christ's Service. (Pronounced R-VICS.) We live and travel in our motor home, and work at Christian camps, schools and conference centers accross the country. RVICS isn't affiliated with one denomination; rather, it's a Christ faith based ministry. We don't travel as a group, but whoever is assigned to a particular project meets up on the beginning date. We're on each project about four weeks.
If you are interested in more information on RVICS, please log on to: rvics.com, or contact u... full info