hanging bananas

Life Cycle of a Banana

I’m sure I now have you all on the edge of your seat, breathlessly awaiting an in-depth study about how bananas are grown and harvested, but that is not the topic of this post. (Sorry.) Neither will I discuss what happens after you ingest bananas…..(no further comments necessary!). Today’s post is just about the life cycle […]

Proverbs 16:3

Flourishing Plans

  …or as the NLT (New Living Translation) states,   “Commit your actions to the lord, and your plans will succeed.”   Well, that sounds simple enough. So if I just pray about my plans every day, God will make me succeed?   On first glance at this verse, it would seem that if we […]

stone well with bucket

The Well Is Deep

    This morning in my Bible plan reading of the day, Oswald Chambers, author of the well-known and loved devotional, My Utmost For His Highest, talked about the story of the woman at the well. Jesus stops along his travels at a village in Samaria, and surprises a Samaritan woman by not only speaking to […]

duck swimming

Look at the Birds…

Being the “good” Christian that I am, of course I don’t love money. Besides, I’m not rich, so there’s no chance of worshiping money. I’ve got that one down. But wait a minute: “…be satisfied with what you have” ??? That part hit me square in the nose. You see, if I’m really honest, I have […]