Category Archives: Bible studies

You have no idea what might suddenly change…

Boy oh boy, can’t believe how seldom I’m posting these days! When it’s time to read this season over day by day, I’ll have to resort to clicking on some tags or something. Being quiet most of the time means … Continue reading

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no day will pass without its reward

Even though “we’re” retired, it’s easy to know when it’s the weekend: everyone is there on Facebook. This morning they were all up early, not wanting to waste any of their day off I suppose. I’m still working out my … Continue reading

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What we Get to do

Did you know that Adam was given the job of tilling the ground BEFORE he sinned and disobeyed God? And to think that even Paradise required work! (Genesis 2:15) Or, to put it another way, God knows that it would … Continue reading

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Get out of your palace!

Eden was not a palace, but a garden. :)  As Matthew Henry says, “God… desired not only Adam’s profit, but his pleasure.” Why else did he put in the garden “trees beautiful to look at and good to eat.” (Genesis … Continue reading

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Enjoy each other!

Descriptives for this week: Shopping and Shop-ing (meaning by that last term, work-related things). I also figured out the rest of my trees; and picked up wall paint and finished that job. Imagine, $28 for a quart of Aura paint … Continue reading

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of horses and pastors

It’s not to suggest that there is any special meaning when I share these things, but it’s just kinda neat: my Old Testament reading was about God creating man like himself (yes, I’ve started all over, in order to use … Continue reading

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Worship in the kitchen.

As we sat around the table at Mom and Dad’s Saturday night, the three of us with my brother and his fiance (and Mom and Dad of course), I asked “What are we celebrating?” We decided it might be the … Continue reading

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This world is not our Home

We’ve managed a few things out-of-the-ordinary this week: went to the Newcomers Class on Sunday; checked off several things on the “move-in” list (see post from a few days ago); I attended the women’s evening Opening Gala on Wednesday (see … Continue reading

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stretch your hands out and receive…

This morning’s +5 temp felt cooler than last morning-run’s +5, probably because the sun is getting up later. It was up and feeling warmer before long though! Eventually I’m sure I’ll have to switch to late afternoon runs. Just read … Continue reading

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LISTEN FIRST: More Psalm 40 things

So yesterday we noticed how “the world’s a huge stockpile of God-wonders”, and this amazing God just makes you want to DO something for him. Ah, BUT: “Doing something for you, bringing something to you – that’s not what you’re … Continue reading

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