Two Things Every Race Requires

  “ … I have finished the race … “ II Timothy 4:7 NIV Every race has a starting point and a finish line. No GPS is capable of getting you to a destination without first knowing where you are starting from. A Christian’s race begins at conversion, but every morning we begin another leg […]


Tunnels And Trust

  After a long, memory-filled day rafting the North Fork of the Coeur d’ Alene River, we realized that there may not be enough light to navigate safely. The other rafters and their craft were beached and someone went on ahead to get a vehicle. Being a glass ‘half full’ optimist I believed our destination […]

New Year

Sky Markers

“Then God said, ‘Let there be light-bearers (sun, moon, stars) in the expanse of the heavens to separate the day from the night, and let them be useful for signs (tokens) [of God’s provident care], and for marking seasons, days, and years;’” Genesis 1:14 Amplified Bible   The heavens do more than declare God’s glory (Psalm 19:1). They also […]

God's house calls

God Still Makes House Calls

  Before we went to  hospitals, doctors’ offices and urgent care facilities, the doctor would come to us. Honest! It sounds like something from a galaxy far, far away but it was actually a common practice until the early 1960s when 40% of patient/doctor meetings took place in the patient’s home. By 1980 less than […]