I recently got to go down to the beach during low tide, and snapped a few pictures of the seaweed hanging onto the rocks, exposed to the morning air. This is definitely not the preferred situation for seaweed to find itself in! Otherwise it wouldn’t be called seaweed. Continue reading Don’t Dry Up!
Pure chaos, wild and beautiful!
Tree roots provide steps up a woodland trail, and tree branches provided steps to the top of trees (when I was a bit younger, of course!).
We love money because of what we can trade it for. Some things are necessary–food, clothing, and shelter, to begin with. But when we put our trust in it to save us from catastrophe, we’re on a sinking ship!
Money is a tool to be used wisely. Any tool used foolishly can be a cause of destruction, intended or not.
“In God We Trust” has been imprinted on U.S. coins since 1864. That seems like a long time ago! But trust misplaced has been an issue for much longer. The Israelites of old watched God deliver them time and again, without the use of their wallets. David wrote, “Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God” (Psalm 20:7). They may not have been in the same playing field in the eyes of the nations surrounding them, but they knew where their strength and deliverance came from!
Next time you have money in your hand, remember…”IN GOD WE TRUST.”
We have two large catmint plants in our front flower bed, keeping the neighborhood bees busy and happy. We’ve even had hummingbirds visit from time to time. The flowers grow in groups along a tall stem, as you can see in this second picture below. Continue reading Disappointed?
Tiny woodland treasures