Hasten Home This Week: July 1

Okay, so here it is July.  Happy July 1st! 🙂 VBS–The Land of Milk & Honey was not quite ready for the end of June as expected, but it is extremely close.  I continue in peace, knowing that although “my” … CLICK to continue…

Get up, or die!

“Stand up now, or die!?”  This was WordPress’s interesting challenge the other day.  The premise for the challenge was that studies show that sitting too long too often will kill a person.  You see, our bodies need activity for health.  … CLICK to continue…

Something for the Children #16: Puddles and the Rattlesnakes

"Puddles" the sleek, grey cat

Puddles is a sleek, grey cat.  He is beautiful, and he seems to know it, too.  Puddles enjoys walking around with a look of pride, slowly, smoothly.  Sometimes we like to call him “King Puddles”.  He is the one who … CLICK to continue…

That Guy with the Talking Donkey, Part 5 (conclusion)

Balaam’s course was leading him in the wrong direction.  God spoke to Him directly, He spoke to him through Balaam’s donkey, He gave him the prophetic gift denouncing his own course, and yet Balaam persisted.  And for what?  The dim … CLICK to continue…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Worn

Worn-out shirt and shoes on a worn-out chair

The Israelites spent decades in the wilderness.  The Lord provided their every need: food, water, shade, and even clothing.  Looking back, it could be honestly stated that their clothes and shoes had not even worn out as they were worn, … CLICK to continue…

That Guy with the Talking Donkey, Part 4

What was Balaam thinking!  He could have had no doubt what God’s will was and yet he was persisting in seeking his own will.  His repeated line was “I have to say what God puts in my mouth—but maybe He … CLICK to continue…

Something for the Children #15: Fathers of the Bible Quiz

page of open Bible

Tomorrow is Father’s Day.  Do you have a daddy that loves you?  Be sure to tell him that you love him, too! No matter what, God loves you!  He is our Father in Heaven, and He is always right here … CLICK to continue…

Hasten Home This Week: Countless hours counting down!

Another week has flown by.  VBS-The Land of Milk & Honey is getting very close to completion.  The “Task List” has gotten very short–making it quite encouraging to look at! I have been using the tactic of … CLICK to continue…

That Guy with the Talking Donkey, Part 3

Balaam was persisting in his stubbornness.  First, he argued with the Lord; then he argued with his donkey.  One way or another, he was determined to get his hands on the rewards offered to him by the enemy of God’s people; … CLICK to continue…