Monthly Archives: March 2011

WHACK It With A Stick!

  While looking for a recipe to cook a venison roast, I found a recipe for fried frog legs.  It began, “Make sure the frog has stopped kicking and is dead.  If necessary, whack it on the head with a … Continue reading

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Got Light?

Some have said that God’s people should never have to face any kinds of problems.  A great concept, but reality is quick to teach otherwise.   Jesus himself said we would have trouble, but he did not leave us without hope! … Continue reading

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Got a Wimpy God? Then, Try Mine!

  The other day, I went to the Water Park with my granddaughter and her friend. While the girls played in the water park, I sat quietly observing people around me.   Again and again, I heard people saying, “Oh my god!”.  The … Continue reading

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Lessons in Manhood

A friend of mine confided to me that her 16 year old son declared to his father that he was sick of being treated like a child!  The teen insisted that, from now on, his Dad would treat him as a man! … Continue reading

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Rear View Mirror Faith

  One afternoon this summer, I was in the car with my lovely adolescent granddaughter, Allyson.  She was being very animated in telling me that she didn’t like her hair, or her eyes or—ANYthing about herself.  Obviously, she was having … Continue reading

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Got Experience?

  One of the hard things about finding first time employment is everyone wants you to have experience!  BUT, nobody is willing to hire you so you will get that experience!    Life isn’t like that. We get experience whether we … Continue reading

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Got Dirt?

The other night, I lay down on my back on the bed to read and noticed the ceiling fan had been turned off.  The fan had never been turned off—EVER, at least not that I had ever noticed–.  To my … Continue reading

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It Tastes the Same

My grandson, Max, spent the night with me.  As I reached for the milk to pour on his breakfast cereal, the carton was empty.  When I told him we were out of milk, he asked if it had been whole … Continue reading

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Wanted: Alive!

My friend’s kitty had to be taken to the veterinarian. She had a prior obligation so, I said I’d do ‘pet duty’ for her so the kitty wouldn’t have to be rescheduled.  At the Vet, it took me and a … Continue reading

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Laying a Strong Foundation

When the builder was laying the foundation for our daughter’s house, it seemed the job would never be finished!  Day after day, it seemed nothing was being done even though men were busy at work.   My son in-law assured me … Continue reading

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