“Isaac Hayes Memorial Highway” was the sign I saw on Interstate 40. I believe he was a singer some years back, but I don’t remember any of his songs. And that got me thinking. Isaiah 35:8 predicted that God would create “a way, a highway. And it shall be called the Highway of Holiness.” Jesus… Continue reading “A Memorial Highway”
Everybody needs vitamins. So my doctor says. But, I don’t like swallowing pills the size of a quarter. So, someone came up with the brilliant idea of children’s chewy vitamins. The brilliance is noticing something obvious — that un-taken medicine is wasted. So, make it enjoyable! And as always, God had that good idea, long… Continue reading “Chewy Vitamins”
Have you ever heard someone say something like: “Life’s an adventure”? And I suppose I would agree, but I wonder if anyone has noticed that another word for that is “trouble.” I mean, after all, who would pay to see an “action” movie where the hero didn’t have trouble with anything? Even Superman has trouble… Continue reading “An Enjoyable Problem?”
My aunt encouraged me to try my hand painting a landscape.Why not start with the sky? So, I started with blue paint. It was way too dark. Light blue didn’t work either –neither did lighter blue– in fact, nothing worked. Then she suggested that I need to begin with pure white, adding just the ever-so-faintest… Continue reading “Just A Little Tint”
I watched my father-in-law turn a rusty knife into a beautiful, shining blade with a razor-like edge.
He simply used a sanding belt in his shop, being careful not to press too hard to too long on any one spot….