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Putting Pen to Paper – One Man’s Thoughts…

Storms

I love rain and just about anything to do with it; thunder, lightning, wind, puddles…

Forgiveness

I’ve got scars all over my body from many cuts and scrapes have never healed…

A Place To Rest

In an old park on the corner of an old street where few travel any…

Sweet Aroma

Doing chores for my kids means something very different than what I think of. For…

The Cost

While goals are good and should be a part of our lives, often we set…

Rain In Heaven

Those that know me well know I would much prefer a rainy day over a…

Legacy

I never really knew these men. I have heard stories about their lives and tried…

The Tools We Have

I remember when I began building things. When I was about 12 or 13 there…

Turning Pages

“Turning, turning, turning through the years…minutes into hours, hours into years…” This lyric from Les…

Home

There could not be a more perfect place to watch the sun set on a…

Little Leaves

I love the fall – windy, rainy, cool and crisp with the autumn smell of…

Touch The Sky

Do you not know? Have you not heard?  The Lord is the everlasting God, the…

Man With A Plan

Over the past 15 years or so I have become a builder or sorts. I…

Journey On

They say that the shortest distance between two points is a straight line. While this…

First Vacation (two)

While the air between us was much clearer, the Southern August air was not. Driving…

The Climb

I’ve never climbed a mountain…at least not one without stairs that was in a park…

Try

I have never been a fan of the phrase, “Failure is not an option!”  Or…

Frozen Moments

There are times when life seems to be rush right by like a river tumbling…

Scars

I was having a conversation with a friend a while ago. It was not a…

Tree Of Life

A leaf fell to the ground today. It had been feeling the chill in the…

Open Road

I’ve done a lot of driving for two very simple reasons: I hate boats and…

Campfire Story

The air was silent and the wind still as we arrived in this new land…and…

Fishers Of Men

I have never been a fan of fishing and probably never will. I just don’t…

We Are All Prodigals

I have done a fair amount of hiking and bushwhacking on trails and beaches and…

What Friends Are For

Friendship is a difficult thing…and something that I have not quite figured out. I have…

Willing to Wait

Waiting has never been one of my best abilities.  I can quickly get irritated waiting…

Abundance

Life is about balance, keeping an even keel on a constantly changing sea of circumstances…

Providence

After 11 years of commuting about an hour one way to work, we decided to…

We Are All Followers

We all stand on the shoulders of those who have made the difficult choices and…

Walk Humbly

The word humble can be used in many ways: to be small in stature; not…

Love Mercy

We all have someone who has wronged us. Someone who has lied to us, cheated…

Do Justly

When Micah says, “do justly” he is opening a whole can of worms. While it…

Missing Pieces

Sometimes life can change on a dime…other times it is a long build up to…

That Is Where He Is

The fact is, we have all fallen away at one time or another to one…

Wait, Watch, Listen

There is a rustling in the leaves of our lives – a whisper on the…

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