Are You Any Fun?

“So Levi got up, left everything, and followed him.”‭‭Luke‬ ‭5:28‬ ‭ Look at this poppy. Kinda ridiculous, right? You can’t tell me that anyone who would design this beauty doesn’t know how to have fun. Just think about it. Platypuses. Pandas that play on playground structures. Fainting goats. Birds of Paradise, the males of whichContinue reading “Are You Any Fun?”

The Rental

“Don’t be concerned about the outward beauty of fancy hairstyles, expensive jewelry, or beautiful clothes. You should clothe yourselves instead with the beauty that comes from within, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is so precious to God.”‭‭1 Peter‬ ‭3:3-4‬ ‭ My mister and I were off. The day was cool,Continue reading “The Rental”

The Sticking Point

“There are “friends” who destroy each other, but a real friend sticks closer than a brother.”‭‭Proverbs‬ ‭18:24‬ ‭ I wasn’t sure what I was looking for. I just knew I’d know it when I found it. Turns out, it found me. Wild licorice has been called ‘the original Velcro’ – and with good reason! WhiteContinue reading “The Sticking Point”

He Must Sure Love You a Lot!

“Whatever is good and perfect is a gift coming down to us from God our Father, who created all the lights in the heavens. He never changes or casts a shifting shadow.”‭‭James‬ ‭1:17‬ ‭ “Whoa.” She stopped in mid flow, a frozen animation little who under regular circumstances is not still very often or forContinue reading “He Must Sure Love You a Lot!”

That’s Some Home Security

“Lord, you alone are my inheritance, my cup of blessing. You guard all that is mine.”‭‭Psalms‬ ‭16:5‬ ‭ Locks, bolts, fences, dogs with studded collars and sharp teeth, home security systems. What’s up? Well, we like our ‘stuff’. And our ‘stuff’ gives others the idea that it would be nice to have our stuff withoutContinue reading “That’s Some Home Security”

You Are in the Will

“I pray that your hearts will be flooded with light so that you can understand the confident hope he has given to those he called—his holy people who are his rich and glorious inheritance.”‭‭Ephesians‬ ‭1:18‬ The dreaded will. Most of us need to write one – it makes things a lot easier on those whoContinue reading “You Are in the Will”

The Secret Place

“Can anyone hide from me in a secret place? Am I not everywhere in all the heavens and earth?” says the Lord.” Jeremiah‬ ‭23:24‬ ‭ I’m stuck on that contraption. Yesterday, I was introduced to a device that can make a 3-D image of a building, for drafting and design purposes. I’m still thinking aboutContinue reading “The Secret Place”

Not Feeling the Job Satisfaction

“For he does not enjoy hurting people or causing them sorrow.”‭‭Lamentations‬ ‭3:33‬ ‭ If the job were open, would the posting look something like this? ‘Must be supremely loving, kind, and considerate. In-depth knowledge of the sciences, mathematical principles, languages, biochemical engineering, administration, and the arts required. Personal wealth must be boundless, and generosity aContinue reading “Not Feeling the Job Satisfaction”