Original views on life in rural America
January 28, 2021
Martin Luther King, Jr., said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’”
I was reminded of the quote during Sunday’s town hall meeting in Orchard.
The quote isn’t specific to our local communities. No, it’s a question worth asking no matter where you call home. But, the premise of King’s words - the notion that volunteering and making an impact in another person’s life - is what sticks out.
Sunday’s meeting reinforced the meaning. It’s one of the great things about living in rural America.
We volunteer. We show up. We help our...