Together in Blood

A word of caution to my tender-hearted animal loving friends: pictures of chicken butchery will be found below. (Although there’s a good deal more pictures that can’t be shown.) 479 more words

God's World

Through Joy

“Begin today.

Declare out loud

to the universe

that you are willing

to let go of struggle

and eager to learn

through joy.” 88 more words


Intangibles ...

Unthinkable! … Like shootin’ Ol’ Yeller.

Last week we sold the Growing Up House, as we call it—the place we about promised (okay, planned) for our kids to grow up in. 437 more words

God's World

Grace for the Next Thing

Sunday we said good-bye.

That’s farewell to Faith Bible Church, the church that found us nine years ago when we were younger and vulnerable and looked terrible on paper. 572 more words

God's World

Dreams & Nightmares

When I was between 4-8 years old, instead of dreaming of boogeymen, barbie dolls and monsters, I dreamt of things similar to these… (follow the pics from the top left to below it, then below it, then the big one on the right and finally the bottom pic.) 1,243 more words

Do You See What I See?

Made by Hands

Second Corinthians 5:21 promises that, for those in Christ, this life leads to another. In that time and place, we’ll be housed in a dwelling of God’s creation, “… a house not made with hands.” 357 more words

God's World

Opening My Eyes

I wasn’t sure what to expect from the meeting.  Two visiting pastors had come to discuss with us the possibilities of becoming on Earth Care congregation.  314 more words

Life Lessons