Category Archives: Nature

Things of Glory, Things of Grandeur

I think that perhaps the beauty of a gentle spirit rivals the glories of nature. Continue reading

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Common Sense & Providence

Even during a blizzard, making good choices is better than having an extra coat. Continue reading

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Even in Winter

Even in the winter’s cold, even with ice and snow, God’s eye is still upon the sparrow–and us. Continue reading

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Searching the Heavens at Four in the Morning

Sometimes, the nearness of a thing can make it seem much larger than it truly is. It can be challenging to keep our problems in proper perspective. Continue reading

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Shared Beauty

Impressive, spectacular, beautiful: cannas lilies and people who reflect Christ in their lives. Continue reading

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Wichita Summer

In the oppressive heat of summer, we seek the blessings of rain and relief. God answers. Continue reading

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Prayer on a Summer’s Dawning

Thank you, Lord,
for the quiet stillness of this good morning,
for the softness of grass
in the dim shapes of pre-dawn’s forming… Continue reading

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Walking Through the Night

That sweet, heavenly fragrance of honeysuckle on a summer night… ah, what delight! Continue reading

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Last Morning in April

Early morning sun, a peaceful morning, a cup of coffee and a bit of quiet beauty… not a bad way to start a day! Continue reading

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Soft Flowers & Hard Frosts

Desperate times call for desperate measures, even when it may make your neighbors laugh at you and shake their heads… Continue reading

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