God of the Plans

For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a future and a hope. Jeremiah 29:11 NIV God of the Plans To understand the plans of God and walk the way He said Had always been a hope for…

When Our Lord Leads the Way

When Our Lord Leads the Way In the Fall with the frost Flocks of birds Start to form Preparing to fly Before Winter’s storms   Though the path of their flight Is unseen and unclear Their heavenly controller Plots their course every year And if those birds know Which direction to stay How much more…

The Pathway to the Barn

Thy word is lamp unto my feet and a light to my path. Psalm 119:105 When I was a teenager I lived for a few years on a farm in Southern Missouri. Each of us had our own chores and mine was to milk the cow. It would have been far easier to run across…

God Leads Us Along

When God leads us on paths we have never walked we have an opportunity to learn more about what it means to really trust Him. When my wife’s battle with cancer began it turned both of our lives upside down. Our schedule, our plans and our relationship got thrown into the deep end of the…

Free Advice for Snapping Turtles

“Do not give dogs what is sacred; do not throw your pearls to pigs. If you do, they may trample them under their feet, and turn and tear you to pieces. Matthew 7:6 NIV I glanced out the side window of my car and noticed a cute little turtle slowly plodding across the road on the other…