Monthly Archives: April 2012

Really Living

I want to share with you a new perspective from an old Psalm, in particular Psalm 63. David wrote this while he was out in the Judean wilderness.  Was he a teenager watching his father’s sheep or was he a … Continue reading

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God Cannot Lie!

Someone once counted the promises God made to us in His word–8000!   Yet when the bad guys are winning and the good guys are hurting, I sometimes ask myself, “Can any good ever come out of this world of … Continue reading

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EARTH DAY ALERT!

Advice to all of you political junkies (of which I am one):  take a lesson from the wisest man who ever lived.  Proverbs 18:17 TLB  “Any story sounds true until someone tells the other side and sets the record straight.” … Continue reading

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Little Choices Matter

Weeks before his 8th birthday, the boy begged his mother for a bicycle–a red one, in fact.  But on the morning of his big day, his mother handed him a strangely wrapped present.  He knew by the shape and size … Continue reading

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Another Trip Around Murphy’s Barn

Sometimes I am a slow learner.  Lessons God taught me so many years ago I forget and have to take another trip around Murphy’s barn as my mother used to call the relearning process.  The other day I awoke feeling … Continue reading

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Deal with It!

I went for my yearly eye checkup.  I came home unable to decipher even the largest print due to the dilation of my iris.   I thought a lot about the Apostle Paul, the powerhouse of the early Christian church, … Continue reading

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The Morning After

There’s always a morning after… Isn’t that what the old pop song says.  The phrase implies regret that follow stupid behavior.  If after getting smashed on mind altering drugs or too much booze at a party, and I awaken with … Continue reading

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From Where I Sit

Dear Big Bro, Thanks for not giving up.  When the people riled against You, You didn’t quit.  When the church elders tried to trick You with Your own words, you didn’t pack up your marbles and leave.  When You prayed … Continue reading

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Mine! Mine! Mine!

The line I recall from the film “Finding Nemo,” is  the sea gulls greedily swooping down and crying, “Mine!  Mine!  Mine!”  Recently while fresco-dining at the coast I had left over fish and chips which, for entertainment purposes, I fed … Continue reading

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