“Now and then, for no good reason, life will haul off and knock a man flat.” Jim Coates – Old Yeller (1957) “You crazy, wonderful dog!” Katie Coates – Old Yeller (1957) Okay – confession time. I stand among the ranks of those who were absolutely traumatized by Old Yeller as […]Read more "O: “Old Yeller” – Why It’s Okay to Cry Your Eyes Out"
Here we are with the two “babies” we adopted from a local pet shelter – Bene and Bella. I still look forward to having them greet me every morning! “As for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.” Joshua 24:15Read more "Wordless Wednesday – First Babies"
Here is my sweet puppy, Bella, posing for the camera! A hopeless diva, she’s always ready for her closeup… “Your beauty should not come from outward adornment, such as braided hair and the wearing of gold jewelry and fine clothes. Instead, it should be that of your inner self, the unfading beauty of a gentle and […]Read more "Wordless Wednesday – Posing"
“He makes me as surefooted as a deer, enabling me to stand on mountain heights.” Psalm 18:33Read more "Wordless Wednesday – Steady Feet"
“The godly care for their animals, but the wicked are always cruel.” Proverbs 12:10 (NLT)Read more "Wordless Wednesday – My Furry Friends"
“Stop, stop, stop!” my wife shrieked. “You’re going to chop its head off!” Just a minute before this, I had been casually driving my family through a two-hour safari adventure. You know, the kind where wild animals come up to your car window and eat out of your hand? And it had been glorious… until […]Read more "Playing With God (Enjoying the Company of a Playful Creator)"
In our latest contest, The Artistic Christian challenged amateur photographers to take out their cameras and take a snapshot that somehow captured the Love of God. Some very thoughtful pictures were turned in, and I want to thank everyone who entered the contest! Of course, it’s not too late to share! If you’ve posted a […]Read more "Love of God – Photo Contest Winners"