This week is unlike any other in my memory. It seems the world is falling apart. Appalling human behavior produces fear in our hearts, the world as we know it, appears in shambles. Though difficult to acknowledge, evil activities are daily occurrences in our world. We search for something to give us hope. In times [...]
Has your day been hectic? Did you try multi-tasking? How did that go? Does hurtling through your day work well? Our culture promotes a go all the time lifestyle. Does it really work? In 1938 Fredric Wisloff, a pastor, wrote these words, “quietness is strength, hustle and bustle are weakness.” Opposite of what the [...]
And there was evening, and there was morning—the first day. Genesis 1:5 Evening... And there was evening and there was morning as God created 5 more days. (See Genesis 1:31) Evening and morning…humans have received them each day since those first 6 days. We received them again today: evening and morning. Morning...
Is it possible to learn something from the dew? Consider with me three things about dew. First the teaching. “Let my teaching fall like rain and my words descend like dew, like showers on new grass, like abundant rain on tender plants.” Deuteronomy 32:2 This morning, after three days of clouds and off and on [...]
My thoughts have wandered often to trees today. My mind plays over and over two things significant about trees and human life. All day, to this moment my breaths have been regular. Each breath brings life-sustaining oxygen to my lungs. You’ve been doing that too. The tree in the photo is almost ready to shed [...]
Beauty Conceivably exquisite, gorgeous, magnificent, often breath-taking, Occurs every season with ordered, expectable, consistency; Appears in the form of surprises. Genuine food for the soul, daily doses always accessible. The eternal kind constantly found in nature, Authored by God alone.
Think about something you cannot do without. Since guessing games are not my favorite thing, let’s skip my list of things you thought of and get to the point. Did you think of light? We can’t live without it. An eclipse of the sun may grant us more understanding of the life-sustaining importance of light. [...]