Tater and Treasure – A Short Story

My Own Mother confessed to me just yesterday that sometimes she does not read my blog posts because they are too long. I already knew that! She has told me that before! And you might think the very same thing! I have promised before to write shorter posts…and even succeeded for a little while. I…

Divine Appointment

I am not Charismatic. Or maybe I am. I never thought that I had much in common with people who worship for hours unceasing…and speak or chatter in unintelligible (to me at least) sounds… or dance around and wave their hands or fall on the ground and lay prostrate on the floor. But you know…

Idioms, Adages and a Nugget of Wisdom

1. A tiger doesn’t change its stripes… and a leopard doesn’t change its spots. 2.Don’t make a deal with the devil…or with a man who does not Believe. When the oath that has been made is broken or the rules are changed mid-game we should have expected as much. “Fool me once, shame on you!…

Stroll in the Park…Hardly

“I come to the garden alone While the dew is still on the roses And the voice I hear falling on my ear The Son of God discloses. And He walks with me, and He talks with me, And He tells me I am His own; And the joy we share as we tarry there, None other has ever known. He speaks, and…

Honor …and What? The Meaning of a Word

Achievement is the knowledge that you have studies and worked hard and done the best that is in you. Success is being praised by others, and that is nice too, but not as important or satisfying. Always aim for achievement and forget about success. ~ Helen Hayes   I read this quote the other day…

Growing Pains

This is part of a message that was sent to me this morning from a good friend. By the way,  one of the best things about having a good friend…they send us things and say things when we need it most. An excerpt from the devotional she passed along…”Paul Miller writes, ‘People of faith live in the desert.…