Configuring the Basics

During harvest there are basic settings that need configuration (based on many factors) on a combine so that things work smoothly and a farmer can monitor basic information about his crop and machine. While harvesting barley this week, many settings on the combine were just a little bit off. So, my husband and father-in-law spent … Continue reading

Peaceful Eerie Feeling

Growing up on the farm gave me a unique perspective to many phenomenona. And after spending time outside everyday, often all day long, I quickly learned how to read simple clues as to the type of weather coming my way. Often times, as the sky grew cloudy, the air balmy and a windy day came … Continue reading

Less than Pleasant

Not everything in life is pleasant. In fact, sometimes situations or locations in life that I find myself in just plain stink. There are times when I find myself in messy situations that or surrounded by people who I may not be very fond of, sometimes just because I don’t know what to do or … Continue reading

Serene Scene

My experience with travel this summer has been a unique one. Nothing has turned out quite as planned, but instead the Lord had unexpected plans for me that have been enjoyable. A trip to the mountains this past week was another great example of how the Lord changed my vacation plans once again. One member … Continue reading

  • Hebrews 12:1

    "Therefore, since we have so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us, let us also lay aside every encumbrance and the sin which so easily entangles us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us..."
  • Continually still

  • …while runnin’ on the sidelines.

  • Romans 5:3-5

    "And not only this, but we also exult in our tribulations, knowing that tribulation brings about perseverance; and perseverance, proven character; and proven character, hope; and hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out within our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us."