The one of one of our trees yesterday. The second picture I took today. It is amazing the amount of growth that happened in one day. Life is like my tree. There are times when things seem hopeless, overwhelming and dark. In the midst of whatever struggle life throws at you it is easy to … Continue reading One Day
Today is the beginning is of Advent. Advent is a time for us to prepare for Christmas. It isn't about shopping, baking, decorations or even preparing for the annual Christmas concert, play or cantata. Advent is about what God did for us. It is about God's Radical demonstration of love. 16 For God so loved the … Continue reading Advent: Hope
It seems that our entire country is falling apart. Yet another ambush on police officers happened today. It appears this too was sparked by earlier events. We are in the midst of a messy and contested presidential election time. It seems that both candidates and political parties only want to cause more divisions in our … Continue reading Uncertain Times
Well, it is almost 10 PM and I haven't gotten a post for Easter written. I try to post something each day between Palm Sunday and Easter. However, things just haven't worked out as planned. Between church, family and other responsibilities it is has been a busy week. According to the Big Guy it is … Continue reading Easter and Good Intentions
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Justice? Really? That is not right. Yet another example of money winning and what is right being ignored. Disgust Outrage Anger These thoughts and more have flooded my brain since the verdict for 16 year-old who killed our friend B.J. and 3 others was sentenced to 10 years probation. The kid was drunk (3 times … Continue reading Justice Really?
Today is May 22nd. According to one minister the world was supposed to end on May 21st. The past several weeks Rev. Camping received a lot of media attention for his doomsday prophecy. Camping claimed that he had a word from the Lord revealing the end of time. He even had a small group of … Continue reading The Day After