It is difficult for us to let go of our personal biases to see the truth, even when it is as visible as a red bird sitting in a winter tree.
A young friend of mine is a single mother with four children. She lives in poverty, unable to work because of severe pain, ongoing illness, and disability. Even so, she … Continue reading Beyond the Trees
Today is Super Tuesday. Many voters will cast their ballots for one candidate or another.The candidates who take the lead will be a reflection of the character of our nation. At … Continue reading Super Tuesday
After all these years the Peanut Depot is moving. If you haven’t been, don’t miss visiting this unique place across from the railroad tracks where peanuts come from the farm … Continue reading Wishing You the Best!
Every tree is beginning to bud. Bushes have blossoms. Birds are singing, the squirrels are playing, and green is showing up everywhere. It’s beginning to spring! Do you need a new … Continue reading A New Beginning
Evil is the last word many would use to describe gambling, especially when it is legalized in the form of a lottery. When the lottery recently reached a billion dollars, … Continue reading The Chance to Win
UPDATE ON THIS POST: The changes at Starbucks have turned out to be okay. I still love to go there and order a Flat White or some other wonderful coffee concoction. … Continue reading Starbucks Did Me a Favor
Why do the nations rage and the peoples plot in vain? Psalm 2:1 (ESV) “Where there is much rage there is generally some folly, and in this case there is … Continue reading The Raging Nation
Throwing a line in the water and waiting to see what bites. Give me clear cool water and I could wait there for hours. No need to rush, and every … Continue reading Fishing
The Democratic party seems to have two options. Someone who is honest and someone who isn’t. I listened to Sander’s speech in Massachusetts today. He is the only candidate … Continue reading The Power of Transparency
New Mexico, an extraordinarily beautiful place with the most color-filled sunsets in the world. Horned toads, Hatch’s chili, the best Mexican food, wide open spaces, mountains and deserts, and the place … Continue reading A Place of New Birth
A camera turns a trek into an adventure for all the years ahead. The possibilities are endless. Turn to the right or left, capture a branch or a sunbeam, and … Continue reading The Bridge to the Boulder