Worry about tomorrow?

Worry about tomorrow?

“Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow; it empties today of its strength.” ~ Corrie Ten Boom “Do not worry saying, ‘What shall we eat?’ or ‘What shall we drink?’ or ‘What shall we wear?’ For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek … Continue reading

The course

“We do not understand the intricate pattern of the stars in their courses, but we know that He who created then does, and that just as surely as He guides them, He is charting a safe course for us.” ~ Billy Graham

Life is full of opportunities …

Life is full of opportunities …

“Life is full of opportunities for learning love…. The world is not a playground, it is a schoolroom. Life is not a holiday but an education, and the one eternal lesson for us all is how better we can love. ~ Henry Drunmond

Face your deficiencies

Face your deficiencies

Face your deficiencies and acknowledge them, but do not let them master you. Let them teach you patience, sweetness, insight. When we do the best we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life or in the life of another. ~ Helen Keller

Should he have written the book?

Should he have written the book?

So, the news this morning is filled with Lance Armstrong and the new book by the NAVY SEAL who was involved in the Bin Laden raid.  “No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account of the Mission That Killed Osama Bin Laden” by Mark Owen (pseudonym). If Armstrong was doping – get him.  The book – I … Continue reading

Remedy your imperfections

Remedy your imperfections

“Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections but instantly set about remedying them. Every day begin the task anew. – Francis de Sales

Smile

Smile

“Most smiles are started by another smile.” Proverbs 15:13 says: “A happy heart makes the face cheerful”.

Sacramento Mountains With My Son

Sacramento Mountains With My Son

A couple of dads organized a backpacking trip to the Lincoln National Forest in southern New Mexico as an opportunity to spend time with our sons who are moving from grade school to junior high school. We used the Raising A Modern-Day Knight book by Robert Lewis as a “curriculum” for devotionals / discussions. We … Continue reading