Home Coming

Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.                 Matthew 11:28 ESV Fed up with the rules at home, I decided one day to go to live with my grandparents. “I want to live with Gammy and Cap-Cap!” I stated defiantly to Mom….

Letting Go

Do you like to let go of something? Am I comfortable with change? Are we really eager to race up a different path?  For most of us our answer is likely, “No way!” because we like the familiar and feel safe with the tried and true. Have you  ever tried getting your kid to try broccoli, Brussel sprouts or…

One Moment in Spring

When I was a child, I talked like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child. When I became a man, I put the ways of childhood behind me 1 Corinthians 13:11 It seems too often that we have devalued childhood to the point where it had practically disappeared from modern…

Like a Weaned Child

But I have calmed and quieted my soul, like a weaned child with its mother; like a weaned child is my soul within me.       Psalm 131:2 Babies are one of God’s most beautiful miracles. But our precious little ones are also in some ways like tiny tyrants. They have no consideration for their mother’s…