Category Archives: Nature

Be Still and Know

Early morning sun backlighting spring maple trees and making the lawn sparkle… Ah, God is good! Continue reading

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Love Like Gentle Rain

I love these days of gentle rain and soft showers… Continue reading

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A Good Hike, Unruined

It is a good habit in life to refuse to let disappointment ruin good experiences. Continue reading

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Tough Plantings

Does planting tomatoes in a parking lot prove I’m desperate or determined? Or just dumber than a cracked rock? Continue reading

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The First Warm Evening of Spring

A warm evening, good chili, a nice dog, a woman you love and a full moon… ahh, life is good. Continue reading

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Blooms After the Freeze

Although the hard freeze killed the tomato plants, the peach tree still managed some fresh blooms! Hope and healing can follow disappointment. Continue reading

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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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