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Of Sprouting and Growing

We are not always meant to achieve our growth in the place where we are first planted… Continue reading

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An Odd Thing

If a tiny cactus can somehow survive alone in a strange place, perhaps I should remember that God’s power and plan transcend temporary circumstances. Continue reading

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Chaplin Nature Center

A walk in the woods on a summer morning… there are certainly worse ways to start a day… Continue reading

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Tree Trimming

Small distractions can sprout up in our lives. Let alone, they can grow into trees that completely disrupt and destroy our best aims. Continue reading

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Sprouted in Stone

Though a tree may sprout in stone, that is seldom a place of thriving. Yet, there is always hope when we choose wisely… Continue reading

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A Fine Fall

As other things die around it, a quiet but powerful faith will show itself in beautiful ways. Continue reading

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Holding Tight on the Long Nights

Like old oak trees holding to dead leaves on a winter night, a good stubbornness can carry us through the tough times. Continue reading

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Be the Blessing

May the peaceful dawning of a cold winter morning lead you into being the blessing that others need today. Continue reading

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Trouble in the Orchard

A fruit tree that won’t bloom can’t bear fruit. That’s really frustrating, especially if you love apples! Continue reading

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Lord’s Day Afternoon

Such are the chances taken
when the temporary lies of temperature
tempt us into thinking we can escape the season.
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