God Speaking

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i am standing in a wooded clearing

I am standing in a wooded clearing full of seated people, under the Florida pines, when the boy asks me if I’d like his seat. It is a scouting event for my daughter and the awards will begin at any moment. People are crammed onto wooden benches around a fire pit in the early morning … Continue reading

it is often the tiniest ideas

It is often the tiniest ideas that can grow into destinies. We walk along in life, looking for massive appeals, waiting for audible voices, hoping for someone to write directions in the sky. Where should we go next? Who should we help? What should our time be spent on? Everyone has an opinion, but often … Continue reading

if you don’t believe in love at first sight

If you don’t believe in love at first sight, it’s because you’ve never been to Colorado. Tall Rockies, sharp lines frosted smooth with fresh snow, aspens growing straight toward Heaven out of a sheer, diagonal mountainside – like speckled arrows shot into the ground at perfect intervals, vastly spread countryside, and the wide, wild sky. … Continue reading

stop and listen

Stop what you are doing and say I love you Jesus and then listen. Do you hear the wind in the┬átrees? Do you hear your children saying Mommy or Daddy? Do you see the flowers? Or squawking, chirping beauty flying fast all around you? What about color? Is it varied and shaded and deep and … Continue reading