My Protectors

They watched while I played underneath my grandmother’s honeysuckle, sliding the stamens out of the bud and licking the sticky nectar onto my tongue.  They smiled as I dropper-fed the tiny bunnies that my daddy found orphaned in our field.  They observed every night as I lay on my back, watching my mother’s mouth form words while her voice rose …

Happy New Year

  No matter what a man’s past may have been, his future is spotless.   —John R. Rice Meditate on these verses today:   “A bruised reed He will not break, and a dimly burning wick He will not extinguish”  Isaiah 42:3       “Since you are precious in My sight, since you are honored and I love you, …

Change Your Future

  In the same way that the Kudzu vine stifles any life underneath it, worry does the same in our hearts.    In fact, I would go so far as to say that:   Worry changes our future.    When the Word talks about our future, He uses words like hope, wisdom, glory, and a treasure of fulfilled living. He …