Master Gardener or The Master’s Gardener?

I am the vine; you are the branches. Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing. John 15:5 ESV When I opened my first landscaping business in 1987, I came in with more than a dozen years of experience, a professional license…

The Son of God Discloses

I don’t know why but I am just totally addicted to snapping photos while I walk. I know this probably kills the cardio workout concept, but every new blossom seems to call out for my attention. This morning as I was reading the first chapter of Romans I was remind that God shows himself in…

Precious Promises

By which he has granted to us his precious and very great promises, so that through them you may become partakers of the divine nature, having escaped from the corruption that is in the world because of sinful desire.2 Peter 1:4 ESV We used to keep a little box on the kitchen shaped like a…

It’s Almost Spring!

The flowers appear on the earth, the of singing of birds is come, and the voice of the turtle(dove) is heard in our land. Song of Solomon 2:12 While our year begins in Winter, with the month of January, you might be very surprised to learn that God’s calendar begins with a month called Abib…

Alone With Jesus

After six days Jesus took Peter, James and John with him and led them up a high mountain where they were all alone. There he was transfigured before them.            Mark 9:2 NIV One of my favorite hymns begins with the words, “I come to the garden alone.” Those ring in my memory as I take my…