Category Archives: Nature

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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An Ancient Longing

There is something deeply satisfying about burning pasture, something powerful and primeval. And… a bit risky… Continue reading

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A Heavenly Reminder

Next time you see a rainbow, tell yourself, “God put that there so he would remember a promise he made.” It’s true… Continue reading

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Beneath the Branches

Accidentally having disturbed a small bird from its sheltered place on a wintry morning, I resolve to be more careful. Continue reading

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First Snow

Ever notice how some drivers act like the first snow of the season is the first snow of their lives?! Continue reading

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Walking Along the River Road

Sometimes, if we just keep going a while longer, we’ll find a better path to where we want to be. Whatever leads us to a higher road is worth traveling. Continue reading

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Alive in the Desert

In the midst of such vastness as the Grand Canyon, I marvel at the beauty and persistence of tiny life. Continue reading

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