The Way Up

John 14:5 Thomas said to him, “Lord, we do not know where you are going. How can we know the way?” Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life…   Some years back I was carefully following directions to a short cut. My wife was reading the steps that…

Whose streams Make Glad

There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God, the holy habitation of the Most High. Psalm 46:4 When I was younger I often worked in the woods. On hot Summer days I loved it when I could find a small stream. I would take off my shoes and socks, then sit…

My Favorite Barn

Look at the birds of the air: they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they? Matthew 6:26

A Joyful Heart

A joyful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. Proverbs 17:22 I can mourn the passing of the Summer’s Roses or celebrate the coming of Fall Mums. In the words of the song by Mary Hopkin: “Those were the days, my friend We thought they’d never end” How I sometimes…