Jesus came to be the Light of the world, and then He told his followers that they, too, were the light of the world. If you are a follower of Christ, let his message richly fill your life, and shine brightly for the world to see!
These deep burgundy leaves won’t be long on the forsythia. They’ll soon be finding their way to the ground below as autumn sunlight hours give way to winter.
Just as we know what to expect from the deciduous trees and shrubs around us as the season draws to a close, so we should know what to expect from ourselves and other followers of Christ!Continue reading Great Expectation #4
Dear brothers and sisters, I close my letter with these last words: Be joyful. Grow to maturity. Encourage each other. Live in harmony and peace. Then the God of love and peace will be with you.2 Corinthians 13:11
Who knew there was so much to ponder in one simple little verse of the Bible?Continue reading Great Expectation #3
My forsythia follows a pattern each year, and I know what to expect from it. Soon the branches will be bare as the leaves float to the earth below.
Just as I know what to expect from my forsythia bushes, there are things we should expect to see in the lives of those who follow Christ. That’s what this discussion is about!Continue reading Great Expectation #2
Our yard is surrounded by forsythia bushes. During the busy summer tourist season, their leafy branches form part of the sound barrier between our house and the main road out front.
But soon those branches will be bare. How do I know? They’re telling me themselves!Continue reading Great Expectations
While walking along a pebbly beach at low tide, my eye was captured by the paths left by little rivulets of water running back into the ocean.Continue reading Water Rules