Ah Ha!

Ah Ha!

Have you ever watched the videos on YouTube where people who are color blind receive a gift of special glasses that helps them to see colors properly?  Their reactions are heartwarming and often tear jerking.  Many of them are experiencing for the very first time just how beautiful and vibrant colors truly are.  All their… Read More ›

Stay or Stray

Stay or Stray

In the animal kingdom, there is nothing more fierce than a mother protecting her young.  She will place herself between a predator and her young and defend them with her life.   And the young ones usually do not stray too far from momma.  Momma can best protect them if they stay close.  But her span… Read More ›

Not Just A Fish Story!

Not Just A Fish Story!

The story of Jonah is one of the more well known stories from the Bible and it is often retold as a children’s story because it has all the elements of an adventurous fairy tale.  You have a man who was given a mission but chose not to accept it.  So, he flees from his… Read More ›

Go Ahead – Make Someone’s Day!

Go Ahead – Make Someone’s Day!

How many of you remember your mother telling you this – “If you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say anything at all”?  You’ve most certainly heard it from someone.  And, in theory, it is good advice.  Actually, it is pretty scriptural.  Ephesians puts it this way “Let everything you say be good and… Read More ›

Nature’s Spectacle – God’s Creation!

Nature’s Spectacle – God’s Creation!

Have you ever witnessed the amazing phenomenon called murmuration?   You most likely have and you don’t even know it!  If you have ever seen huge flocks of birds (most likely starlings) that fly in large swooping coordinated patterns through the sky, then you have witnessed murmuration.  And you’ve probably wondered how they manage to do… Read More ›

What’s In Your Heart

What’s In Your Heart

In these days we are living in, there seems to be unrest, division and rebellion everywhere you look.  A sad example of this is the refusal by some to stand for our nation’s flag and our nation’s anthem. A more recent example is the crazy act of throwing water on our law enforcement officers.  There… Read More ›

A Secret Place!

A Secret Place!

Did you ever have a favorite hiding place when you were a child?  A place that you went to get away from younger annoying siblings, or possibly angry older siblings.  Or maybe you slipped away to that hiding place just because you felt safe there knowing you could keep the world away at least for… Read More ›

Be Extraordinary!

Be Extraordinary!

When Jesus began His ministry on the earth, he chose 12 men to join with Him.  Their names are Simon Peter, Andrew, James (the son of Zebedee), John, Philip, Bartholomew (or Nathanael), Thomas, Matthew, James (the son of Alphaeus), Thaddaeus (also known as Judas or Jude), Simon the Zealot and Judas Iscariot (replaced by Matthias)…. Read More ›

Don’t Be Shark Bait!

Don’t Be Shark Bait!

Shark Week!  If you are a Discovery Channel fan, then you know what this means.  The channel is concluding its annual Shark Week, where all the programs are shark focused.  If you are like me and are old enough to remember, your mind may venture back to the movie Jaws in which a large white… Read More ›