The Crooked Road

Consider what God has done: Who can straighten what he has made crooked? Ecclesiastes 7:13 Living where I have lived, I have more than once, found myself careening down some pretty frightening crooked roads. You know, the kind where you can't see around the next bend or hill and you find yourself white-knuckled gripping the …

Cast…Release

Casting all your cares on Him, for He cares for you 1 Peter 5:7 I love the picturesque word of God that speaks to our humanness and need.  I see this Scripture and I imagine, someone casting a heavy net or anchor off into the deep. Verse by Verse Commentary* uses a variety of words …

Emotion Land

I’m not much a thrill-seeker when it comes to amusement parks.  You won’t find me standing in line for hours to be dropped at 400 mph 400 feet!  I won’t be buying fast-passes to ride the reverse loop-da-loop coasters that make you lose more than your lunch!  No, I am happy to sit on the …

Escape Room

What I know about escape rooms I learned from television, which is probably not the best source of information. Basically, several years ago, someone came up with the idea of locking a group of people in a room with a timer running, and providing them with a series of clues which leads to the key …

Welcome Spring!

The trees are slowly budding, the flowers slowly blooming, the songbirds are returning and the world is awakening. It is a time of renewal after a long period of darkness and cold.  There are signs of new life all around us, lifting our spirits and reminding us that He fulfills His promises and renews the …