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…

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…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Spring

herb's new green leaves growing at base of last year's decayed branches

Spring is an amazing time of year.  Where before, all evidences were of decay and death, new life appears in the strength and vigor of youth. For as the earth bringeth forth her bud, and as the garden causeth the … CLICK to continue…