1. Mysterious
    15 May, 2018
    As you do not know the way the spirit comes to the bones in the womb of a woman with child, so you do not know the work of God who makes everything. Ecclesiastes 11:5  I love a good mystery.  I enjoy trying to figure out what's really going on when everything is not as it seems. But I also admit that I enjoy a mystery the most when everything comes together in the end and I understand what happened. Mysteries that remain mysteries are much harder for me to accept. Imagine reading a mystery
  2. The Good Ole Days?
    16 Feb, 2018
    The Good Ole Days?
    Say not, "Why were the former days better than these?" For it is not from wisdom that you ask this.  Ecclesiastes 7:10  With yet another school shooting in the news this week, the inevitable "The world is getting worse and worse" comments start to flow.   It seems most of us tend to pine for the "good ole days" when "things weren't as bad as they are today." But is it wise to do so? It seems the author of Ecclesiastes doesn't think so.  After all, he says that it is not from wisdom when we
  3. Just a Little Patience . . . Yeah.
    01 Sep, 2017
    Just a Little Patience . . . Yeah.
    Better is the end of a thing than its beginning, and the patient in spirit is better than the proud in spirit.  Ecclesiastes 7:8 Yesterday was my first day of picking up all of my children from their new schools.   The first school lets out at 2:15pm.  I arrived at 2:00pmish.  I didn't count, but it seemed like 50 or more cars were in line in front of me.  I didn't pick the first set of children up until around 2:30pm.  The second school lets out at 3:00pm.  This time I arrived a little