I have a wonderful family. All of my kids are great kids who love the Lord and desire to see others come into a closer relationship with Jesus. For that I am extremely grateful. Over 10 years ago one of my children decided she wanted to start a blog. I recently reminded all of the … More Life Unreserved
Here we are January 1, 2019. Today starts a new day, a new year, a new vision into what lies ahead. I know we all put a lot into the new on this day. We all have a since of hope and that maybe – just maybe – this may be the best year yet. … More The Path into 2019
My son is learning to drive with his learners permit in his pocket. A piece of plastic that gives him the right to drive on the road with an adult in the car with him. I have always believed that permit was to learn to drive. Now I’m seeing that it is there for his … More Bright Lights
The Bible says, “When I am weak, I am made strong.” (2 Corinthians 12:10) A piece of steel can’t say that. When it fails…. it fails and people get hurt or even die. And it’s final. When we are weak, in a particular area of life, we also can experience hurt and pain as well … More Being made strong
Just before the cold, snow, and ice came our way, I was looking through some things and came across a bag of bird seed I had forgotten about. So, I go out to the storage building to get the bird feeder and set it out. Normally there is a lot of traffic around this feeder … More He cares…. seek Him with all your heart!
I loved living in the desert. I miss the wide open spaces with blue sky all around. While reading in Psalm 119, I was reminded of this beautiful land that I miss. and I shall walk in a wide place, for I have sought your precepts. Psalm 119:45. The Psalmist loved the Law of the … More Walking in wide open spaces
When I read this verse today I heard George Michael sing, “Faith.” If you are familiar with the song now it’s stuck in your head too. Sorry about that. 🙂 Faith. Hearing and responding in faith, at times, can be a very difficult thing to do. Especially when one is living in long season of … More The Promise…. waiting.
It has been a mild Winter here this year. As for cycling, I had gotten off to a great year of getting miles in. In fact, my best January ever. We had a hint of Spring most of the year. Then it hit… a COLD snap that I wasn’t expecting nor desiring. It had felt … More Changing of the Season
I thoroughly enjoy my moments of quiet and relaxation. That typically happens before my family is awake or out on a country road riding my bicycle. Lately, life has traveled far from tranquility. It’s loud, stormy, and, stressful. In about every arena that I am involved – it feels like a storm is brewing. For … More He Speaks in the Noise