Delight in Working Hands

My wife and I were sitting in the cancer clinic this morning talking to a young nursing student. One of our statements resembled this; “It is now time for your generation to rise up…” We had been talking about the delight of doing mission work as an outgrowth of our… Continue reading

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God’s Use of Time

There is not a field of endeavor or place to go where the question, “How can this be?” does not stare us in the face sooner or later. We can dodge the question, bury it with activity, pretend that bad things really don’t happen, or seek refuge in our pleasures… Continue reading

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Revelation and Situation

 This man and I got to know each other over the last few months. He handles a chain saw like I have not seen before. It is like he commands it to do his bidding. He is also a hard worker. I have split wood with him many times and… Continue reading

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Parable of the Window

The window of a home is the creation of a builder. Once framed and set, the window provides light to the interior. If a window is left unattended, grime begins to cover a glass surface–both inside and outside. If the house is not kept, the lack of attention means the… Continue reading

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The Lessons of Drought and Rain

Dare we read and believe verses that say God knows and uses the weather to get our attention so that we would return to Him? Consider this: The central California region, known as the San Joaquin Valley, is in the midst of severe drought. In 24-48 hours the region is expected… Continue reading

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