Okay, Folks, I’m Declaring Winter. I have waited and waited. And I’m not a good waiter. So I said to myself, “The next photo challenge will be winter, if I can possibly make it fit the theme.” I did it. These shots will show between, if I have to rewrite the dictionary. This first oneContinue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Between”
Did a bit of pioneering work today, and it was a fun challenge. Basically, I had to haul water in a bucket to do laundry. Oh, it’s not like it sounds. We have city water piped into our house and a faucet near the washing machine. But the hot water tank that feeds the washerContinue reading “The Gift of Laundry”
Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says. Anyone who listens to the word but does not do what it says is like a man who looks at his face in a mirror and, after looking at himself, goes away and immediately forgets what he looks like. ButContinue reading “Sunday Scriptures – Self Portrait”
Fog Is a Gift Blocking all but me and mine, Sighing canopy, dark lace, Breathing to me. Centering. Baring soul in black trees, Urging notice of the near-by, Blurring impending day. Arresting. Stirring from the valley, Muffling distant hammers, Whispering damp over all, Stopping the world. Thanks.
We have not dwelt in this “neck of the woods” very long. However, when we first arrived, we learned of The Blue Mail Box. The Blue Mail Box is an actual place, marked on some maps. People in many surrounding towns could drive you straight to it because they know exactly what you mean whenContinue reading “The Gift of the Blue Mail Box”
Receive You can build On sand and be filled With hopes that just wash away. But there’s a Rock That will unlock All the fears you have of dying. He wants to give life to you And all He’s asking of you Is to receive. All the time That you’ve been blind He’s opened HisContinue reading “The Best Gift I Ever Received”
. . . the father said to his servants,”Quick! Bring the best robe and put it on him. Put a ring on his finger and sandals on his feet. Bring the fatted calf and kill it. Let’s have a feast and celebrate. For this son of mine was dead and is alive again; he wasContinue reading “Sunday Scriptures – Celebration”