As the sweet one slept, I took time in the silence to ponder just that: silence. There are many cautions in the Bible for one to be silent- to watch the running of the tongue. One example is Proverbs 21:23, " Whoever keeps his mouth and his tongue keeps out of trouble." We have all … Continue reading The Silence
Sometimes in life it may feel like you are walking alone. The circumstances and challenges you are facing may trick you into thinking you are facing life by yourself, like no one cares or understands. Worry and doubt convince you that not even God exists, that you indeed are truly by yourself. When you walk … Continue reading Not Alone
Daddy-Daughter Date Last week I took Joy to a daddy-daughter dance, she was excited to say the least! While I was at work, she spent the afternoon with mom getting her hair all done up and talking to mom about her “special date.” We didn’t tell her beforehand that I was going to take her … Continue reading Daddy-Daughter Date
Reduce. Reuse. Recycle. I’m pretty sure we’ve all heard this growing up. It’s the surefire way to save the planet, or at least make it better. What about saving ourselves? Well, I came up with my own set of “re” word that will at least help us stay on track with God. REFOCUS: Hebrews … Continue reading Reduce. Reuse. Recycle.
A couple weeks back we took a walk in our neighborhood while James road his little tricycle and Joy road her bike. James, being the boy he is, was completely reckless on that thing. He paid little attention to the fact that there was a hill right in front of him, or gave much credence … Continue reading Keep Moving
We have all heard of the nesting robin. Every spring you may see a robin working fiercely to build her nest. Then, the next thing you know you hear the chirping and little baby bird heads poking out. This week I have been observing something that isn't thought of much- the RESTING Robin. It seems … Continue reading The RESTING Robin
Janet's an old friend that was involved in New Kids on the Rock with me for a number of years. While there are many other kids I grew up with that were also involved, this post really only relates to Janet so she's all we'll mention. We did a summer tour one year and did … Continue reading “I don’t wanna be the farmer…”