Second Chance

Don’t Know, Don’t Understand…

"I do not see him in the north, for he is hidden. I look to the south, but he is concealed." Job 23:9 NLT Some things simply cannot be explained because information is missing.Complex sentences are composed of one independent clause and at least one dependent clause....

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Coming Back for More

"Crowds of sick people-blind, lame, or paralyzed-lay on the porches." John 5:3 NLT Once through the line wasn't enough.We called her Aunt T. She was my maternal grandfather's sister-and a strange one. All I remember about her is her repeated trips through food...

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The Bomb

The other day I got bombed. It scared me half to death. Fortunately, I recovered quickly enough that I kept the truck on the road. It did take me a moment or two, however, to figure out exactly what had happened.As I was driving along on this beautiful day, I was also...

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Passing Life’s Tests

"The LORD examines both the righteous and the wicked." Psalm 11:5 NLTMy goal was straight As, but tests often kept me from reaching it.While in high school, I was satisfied with earning Cs. Even my parents settled when they saw my lack of concern for school.By the...

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Life Over

When a broken arm put an end to my driving for several months, I felt that life as I knew it was over.I was wrong, of course. Life went on in a new direction, highly supported by others who drove me where I needed to go.Our life's road is not ended when things change,...

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Fool’s Gold

When my brothers and I were young, we avidly collected chunks of mica and pyrite. Because the minerals sparkled and were beautiful, we assumed they were valuable. Pyrite is known as "fool’s gold", because its metallic shimmer and gold colour resembles true gold. It...

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