• Innocence is Meant to be Safe!

    28 March, 2017

    Walking naked, innocent (and at first lonely) among the avocado trees, under the swooping parrots and beside the mighty Pishon River was the only life Adam had ever known. He ruled Eden as if he owned it. Adam lived there as if he'd built it. He had only known the joy of obedience, the pleasure…...[read more]

  • How to Measure the Impossible

    27 March, 2017

    The wrestle with ambition... the visible inadequacy of supplies... or the fears of absent skills have long hindered the divine call landing upon human ears. BUT two thousand years ago the Apostle Paul wrote in his Second letter to the Corinthian church ...for we live by faith and not by sight.…...[read more]

  • In God's Image

    26 March, 2017

    God has formed mankind in His image. To this day men are still learning to live in their creator's image. The characteristics of God are His glory and His image. Some of these are: compassion, slowness to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness, graciousness, mercy and forgiveness. Mankind…...[read more]

  • A Grandma's Justice - New York Style#

    23 March, 2017

    In the winter of 1935, the United States reeled from the throes of the Great Depression. Fiorello La Guardia presided as New York's mayor during those dark days. He was completely unpredictable, a man full of surprises. On a most miserable evening he attended a night court within one of New…...[read more]

  • Good Guidance from a Great Grandma#

    22 March, 2017

    Grandma, some ninety plus years, sat in quietness on the porch bench. She didn't move, just sat. Her lowered head gazed at her hands. When I sat beside her she didn't acknowledge my presence, and the longer I sat the more I wondered if she was OK. Finally, not really wanting to disturb her…...[read more]

  • My Eyes Are Ever On The Lord

    21 March, 2017

    Life may feel like a stacked game with marked cards, or maybe some unkind chance thrown from a cosmic dice. Life is lived as a battle ground, not a playground. But there exists a true refuge for the mind, and a kind soothing to the spirit. King David knew trouble aplenty, fought enemies within and…...[read more]