Lilies of the Field

Matthew 6:28 And why are you anxious about clothing? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow: they neither toil nor spin. If you are like me maybe you been doing more some worrying off and on during this pandemic. We wonder if our family members will get sick or what is going toContinue reading “Lilies of the Field”

Silly Goose!

 Because of the privilege and authority God has given me, I give each of you this warning: Don’t think you are better than you really are. Be honest in your evaluation of yourselves, measuring yourselves by the faith God has given us. Romans 12:3 As a teen-ager I lived on a small farm for about two years.Continue reading “Silly Goose!”

Pulling out Those Pesky Thorns!

Other seeds fell among thorns, and the thorns grew up and choked them.             Matthew 13:7 ESV Thorns come with a wide variety of nasty consequences to their recipients. From the big ones that roses hide beneath their blossoms to the tiniest that coat the stems of stinging nettles, they are designedContinue reading “Pulling out Those Pesky Thorns!”