When I’m using my phone to navigate to an unfamiliar destination, sometimes I’ll look ahead along the route to check out traffic conditions so I’m not caught off-guard Continue reading Re-Center
Tracks or ripples? Your mind can play tricks on you! Here’s another look…
Life has a way of making us grow up, doesn’t it? Continue reading Oh, Please! [Don’t] Be a Child!
Be a grape? What a strange thing to say! Well, let’s think about this for a minute. What are grapes good for?
Up close, these barnacles look a bit alien, don’t they? Almost a little creepy! Here’s another picture to put your mind at rest about their danger: Continue reading Shut the Front Door!
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.”
In honor of our local snowy welcome to spring, I thought I’d write another snowy post!
Looking out on a yard of pristine, freshly-fallen snow brings such a sense of serenity. Everything looks so peaceful, fresh, and clean (especially from inside, while I’m drinking a hot cup of cocoa). But then…the perfectly smooth landscape is disturbed by someone who dares to walk through it!! Continue reading Disturbances