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How Are You at Being…Different?

How Are You at Being…Different?


“…with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love,
 eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.” Ephesians 4:2-3

Do you often feel like you’re the odd man out? Does being different bother you, or are you okay with it?  Recently I was challenged by a friend to reflect on ways I was different from most in our society. The following is part of that list: Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on March 21, 2017 in Uncategorized

 

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My Deep Cleaning Challenge

My Deep Cleaning Challenge

“Life is a cinch by the inch, but hard by the yard.”

I looked around my house and could find hardly a spot that didn’t need work.  I had been going easy on myself concerning cleaning due to some health issues, but after so long, something needed to be done.   Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on September 27, 2016 in Uncategorized

 

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Thoughts When Planting Fall Bulbs

Thoughts When Planting Fall Bulbs

“I have never had so many good ideas day after day as when I worked in the garden.” –John Erskine

I was out planting bulbs this weekend in beautiful weather, amazed that I could be doing such work in the middle of November.  I had the help of Joshua, my oldest son, so I didn’t have to work as hard as usual.  He dug the holes and I planted and watered.  He probably thinks I’m silly as I talk to the bulbs, tucking them into their dirt bed to sleep until spring, to then work their magic as they poke their green fingers up out of the snow.  Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on November 15, 2015 in Uncategorized

 

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