Eastern Kentucky singer Lee Collins’ only desire is to share the message of Christ in all he does
By John Herndon, KentuckySings.com
PRESTONSBURG, Ky. — You can get just about anything you want to tickle your taste buds at Billy Ray’s Restaurant but you can be sure that regardless of your appetite, Lee Collins wants to give you the bread of life.
The restaurant has been Lee Collins’ livelihood for more than 30 years and on an early summer weekday, he greeted a lunchtime crowd with a huge smile, often calling them by name or asking about family and friends. It’s the kind of down home atmosphere that has made Billy Ray’s a local landmark.
But as much as Lee Collins would like for someone to try one of his dinners — the pork chops we ordered were fantastic! — he knows his mission is much more than the hospitality industry.
“I just love singing about the Lord,” he said as a steady stream of patrons filed by. “That is what I have sung all my life.”Continue reading “A Menu of Glorifying God”