Monthly Archives: May 2013

MILE-MARKERS

We’ve all seen them. They dot the shoulders of our roadways to the point we almost cease to take note of them. They are mile-markers. They tell us where we are…how far we’ve traveled, and how far we still have … Continue reading

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WD-40 AND DUCT TAPE

Someone has said, “One only needs two tools in life: WD-40 to make things go and duct tape to make things stop.” Since we are on the subject of tools, think with me for a moment about tools for living. … Continue reading

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“THANK-YOU, LORD”

“There is a story about two hunters who were tracking a bear. They finally found their prey but this grizzly was far more difficult to bring down than they ever anticipated. After both hunters used all their ammunition trying to … Continue reading

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“MEMORIAL DAY”

Marguerite Higgins was a war correspondent who received a Pulitzer prize for her coverage of the Korean War. She told of one experience when she met a group of Marines. The men were cold and weary. It was 42 degrees … Continue reading

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“BECAUSE WE LOVE HIM”

We have dogs…two of them, Rudy and Sophie. Maybe you have had a similar experience. Have you ever noticed how glad your dog(s) is to see you when you come home at the end of the day? Your dog wants … Continue reading

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SOUTHERN BAPTISTS

Anthills are made when a seemingly insignificant bunch of little creatures get together. If you have ever stepped on an anthill without shoes, you know how these little guys can quickly make an impact on your life. One ant bite … Continue reading

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THE LITTLE THINGS

Years ago when NASA was still flying the space shuttles, the shuttle Discovery was grounded. Interestingly, it was not grounded by technical difficulties or a lack of government funding, but by woodpeckers. It seems the Yellow-shafted Flicker Woodpeckers found the … Continue reading

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