Being a Grandparent in Shutdown

Grandchildren are the crowning glory of the aged parents are the pride of their children.  Proverbs 17:6 I have always believed that when grandparents and parents play on the same team kids win. But when our grandchildren can’t come to see us and it’s hard even having a backyard barbeque a how can we continue…

The Wondrous Nose

On the day of our creation God made the wondrous nose So we could smell what Mom was cooking And we could sniff the fragrant rose   When we’re sick it’s always running When we’re happy then it glows And it twinkles when were laughing And turns up at smelly toes! But the best thing…

The Road that Leads to Home

But we had to celebrate and be glad, because this brother of yours was dead and is alive again; he was lost and is found.’”  Luke 15:32 NIV My wife and I used to ride in separate vehicles on the way to church because I was leading the hymns at nursing home during the Sunday…

Thanksgiving- A Doorway to Christmas

And one of them, when he saw that he was healed, turned back, and with a loud voice glorified God, and fell down on his face at his feet, giving him thanks: and he was a Samaritan. Luke 17:15-16 KJV “What’s the magic word?” My Mom asked as I reached for the brownie in her hand….

Easy Listening

But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, easy to be entreated, full of mercy and good fruits, without variance, without hypocrisy.             James 3:17 ASV If you asked our sons who they liked going hiking with, they would have pointed to me; but if you…