Picking Out a Kitten

One of the highlights in a child’s life is choosing a kitten, it will rank up there with many other memories. It’s often the first big decision they will make on their own. The child will be introduced to a litter, and then be encouraged to choose. And typically there will be some hard picks,Continue reading “Picking Out a Kitten”

Peanut Butter, Hot Lunch and Dreams

Warning: Rambling post, very tedious. Don’t operate heavy equipment for two hours after reading this post. I grew up in a big, brick house in Northern Wisconsin. Our beautiful home hid our desperate poverty, and it was quite difficult. My father and mother scraped by enough each week to feed and clothe us. But just barely.  Mom wouldContinue reading “Peanut Butter, Hot Lunch and Dreams”

A 100% Authentic Sinner

‘This is a trustworthy saying, and everyone should accept it: “Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners”—and I am the worst of them all.”   1 Tim. 1:15, NLT There are some things that can be easily understood, they are obvious.  As believers, there are certain things that are just written in stone.  TheyContinue reading “A 100% Authentic Sinner”

For the Repeat Offenders Who Are Loved, [A Poem Prayer]

“Lord, Every family has a rascal, someone who breaks the rules a delinquent of untold frustration and sleepless nights a repeated offender and bearer of woe The problem child who needs the most chastening. Is this why you love me most persistently? When you correct me, is it because I’m the one most contrary OrContinue reading “For the Repeat Offenders Who Are Loved, [A Poem Prayer]”