Author: Nancy Gift

Nancy Gift, a member of Better Together, Winchester, originally from Lexington, is a professor of Sustainability and Environmental Studies at Berea College, and spouse of Father Jim Trimble. She and Jim have three college-age children and a menagerie of pets.

Belonging

Being a Kentuckian is a forceful identity; many Kentuckians never live outside the state, and many of us who do leave find ourselves drawn home.  Wendell Berry, who writes so…

Puritanity

Christianity in the US continues to be far too deeply influenced by the judgmental patriarchy of its Puritan forefathers.  Worse, our governmental representatives spend far too little effort on good…