Who Are We?

I seem to be running across many articles lately on unusual weather events, torrential rains, odd storms and drought situations occurring all over the world. In many of those articles, the same tone seems to be evident. That these are powerful weather events that have a significant impact on how we live our lives and…

Kicking “Can’t”

As I said earlier, I have been teaching swimming lessons. And it is interesting what types of excuses kids will come up with to get out of things. One commonly popular phrase among them: “I can’t” (complete with a professional scared/frustrated face that they have obviously been practicing). But what blows my mind, is the…

Drought Damage

Yes, what an odd subject to talk about in a time when the drought is seemingly disappearing and we have gotten more snows than last year and already more spring rains. But the reality is, much of that is just enough to replenish the topsoil and make it appear as such, or maybe even completely…

Child-like Faith

“For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God; not as a result of works, so that no one may boast. For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them.” –Ephesians 2:8-10…