I love to have my quiet time on our back porch. There’s just something about watching the birds flit and the squirrels play that motivates me to stay longer, spending more time with God. So, this year, I decided to put a large bird feeder in the backyard to entice more birds to linger in… Continue reading A Birdseed Blessing
How do you feel about waterfalls? Depending on your perspective, they can be devastatingly beautiful or devastatingly dangerous... or both. A few years ago, I memorized Genesis 50:20, where Joseph, who had become an important Egyptian official, reassures his brothers that, even though they sold him into slavery, God took care of him. As a… Continue reading It’s Almost Summer! Are You Ready to Get Your Head Wet?
Recently, I picked up a copy of a local magazine which featured an article about Bible journaling. If you’re not familiar with this artistic endeavor, it involves using markers and pens to create beautiful designs in the margins of, and sometimes across the words of, a Bible to illustrate a verse. The words of the… Continue reading What’s Worse Than a Misspelled Tattoo?