THE LAWNMOWER The meandering water cooler conversation took an interesting turn Monday. The typical discussion centers around weekend activities like sporting events, seeing family, resting, hobbies, on-going projects around the house, travel and so forth. The weekend of one compadre` captured my attention. Her husband had gotten a hit on his ad offering a […]
I attend a Wednesday night prayer group my pastor co-leads. It is open to the entire congregation. One evening, before the meeting began, two of the attendees were having a conversation about road trips. The genisis of this conversation was the T-shirt one of them was wearing. The T-shirt wearing member was asked when he’d […]
A Distressed Tree “Your tree is in distress.” this was the greeting I received when I answered a call from my yard service about a year ago. It took a few minutes to process. I asked for clarification as to who was calling and what they were saying– exactly. He confirmed he was from the […]
Today was one of those days where I could have been four places at once. All were important. All were beneficial. I don’t know about you but, I can get overwhelmed when that happens. It leads to over analyzing my options. Consequently, I usually end up staying home due to the fact there […]
houghts on Prayer : Burden In a prayer meeting last night my pastor led a portion of the service where he invited us the altar to lay our burdens there. It was at this point he mentioned we, as sheep, are not made to carry burdens. I had a deeper revelation of that truth. […]
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