Stones in the Shoe

Why Would God Do a Thing Like That?

A year of deprivation was the year of ’35.Our parents did the best they could, just so that we’d survive.Thick cardboard soles were in our shoes, our clothes were handed down;The Great Depression hit the world; it wasn’t just our town. Our daddy’s job was not enough...

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Worm Holes

Psalm 22:6 - But I am a worm, and not a man, a reproach of men, and despised by the people. (NASB)We have had a few worm days in our life recently. Hubby has been taking chemotherapy. Fear raised its head in our house for a while, and made us feel quite worm-like. I...

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Famous Last Words

Consider these quotes from the past:"This 'telephone' has too many shortcomings to be seriously considered as a means of communication. The device is inherently of no value to us." --Western Union internal memo, 1876."Everything that can be invented has been...

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Black Flies

What is there about me that attracts black flies? I can be in the same place as the rest of my family, and they all leave without a single bite while I am literally covered. And to top it off, I must be a bit allergic to them, as each bite-site tends to swell into a...

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