• The Different Portion from 2 Trees

    22 August, 2017

    The search for knowledge is the task of the dissatisfied, those who seek answers to the unanswerable. Two paths exist to the student acquiring knowledge and enquiring of it. They sit with mans' endless texts of finite knowledge, or with God's single text of infinite wisdom. Mankind has…...[read more]

  • Life As A Leaf

    21 August, 2017

    Could life be as an autumn leaf wafting on a winter breeze? The leaf knows not where it lands, its future is inconceivable to it. I try to imagine the future, but - I can't! Is it good, or is it full of trouble? Does favor or fortune, failure or foolishness await? How may I seize my days…...[read more]

  • The Good Portion ~ B

    17 August, 2017

    Sorrow is a grace to the human spirit, so often the spiritual foundation of the soul. Hardship increases the willingness of a man to seek the Throne of Grace. The man of sorrow becomes a man of gain. It is from the brushing of thorns, the trek across fiery deserts, or the unwitting sip of a…...[read more]

  • The Good Portion ~ A

    16 August, 2017

    God made man in His image. It is only as a man lives in God's image he will find lasting satisfaction. Anything less is short-changing life, and offers little fuel for today or tomorrow. The heart turns the hands to many activities, and the head turns the heart to many schemes. But, it is not…...[read more]

  • 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]

  • Snoopy's Secret to Life.

    2 November, 2016

    Charles M. Schulz (1922-2000) has soaked generations with delight through his epic cartoon strip - Peanuts. He drew a cute cartoon pup, Snoopy - who spoke with almost god-like reflections. Snoopy's wisdom is as large as his humor. Cartoons can carry that gift. They may even offer a necessary…...[read more]

  • The 4 Flaws of Warriors

    27 June, 2016

    A wild-fire burns within warriors. This fire is not cleansing but rather a destructive thief. The warrior within: robs me of rest. Peace is stolen when mercy is shortened and vengeance is longed for. is the assertion of self above another. It is the intent to make correct the wrongs done to me -…...[read more]

  • Professors of Unrest

    5 November, 2015

    In sleeplessness we guard our possessions, for they are stapled to the soul. However life is rarely blessed by the abundance of possessions. Life is favored by the abundance of God's presence and His promises. Many possessions steal life, they are thieves to peace and professors of unrest.…...[read more]

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