Déjà Vu

Sunset Beauty

I was only sixteen, an age when I just couldn't wait to get my driver's license and be free! My relationship with my father was good, but I was at the age when I wanted to separate myself - to grow up. I wanted to live! I was the youngest and I had one older brother...

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A Momma’s Love and Devotion

It was a freezing cold, dreary day, even though the calendar said it was almost Spring. The white hen (the one that was always hiding from the twelve roosters mentioned in the story "Bunny Eggs") had laid some eggs under the large rhododendron bush in the front yard...

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My Father’s World

I am -- or rather, was -- a walker. I guess I got into it when I started timber cruising (topographic and timber quantitative surveying) for various logging companies on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, during summers in my high school and early university...

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Riverbank’s Benediction

“Let’s go to Riverbanks Zoo!” I announced to my family.A day trip excursion was just what I needed. The hour and a half drive to Columbia from Charlotte was a relaxing get-a-way from everything that was bothering me. Monotonous stretches of asphalt smoothed my nerves...

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Heavenly Glue

Colossians 1:15-17 - The Son is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. For in him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things have been created...

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See and Yet Not Understand

"Because our understanding is earthbound . . . Human to the core . . . Limited . . . Finite . . . We operate in a dimension totally unlike our Lord . . . Who knows no such limitations. We see now. He sees forever." (Charles R. Swindoll)There are things that we see...

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Behold the Fresh and New Has Come!

2 Cor. 5:17 (AMP) "Therefore if any person is [ingrafted] in Christ (the Messiah) he is a new creation (a new creature altogether); the old [previous moral and spiritual condition] has passed away. Behold, the fresh and new has come!"Spring is on its way and signs of...

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