“You watch the television, and it tells you that you should” -Supertramp, Breakfast in America

  “Do not be confromed to the pattern of the world, but be tranformed by the renewing of your mind.” Romans 12:1 -2 As we watch TV we are bombarded with everyone else’s ideas: What car to buy, what shoes to buy, which credit card to charge, which beer to drink, which TV shows to … More “You watch the television, and it tells you that you should” -Supertramp, Breakfast in America

Faith is a substance

I get very frustrated at people who say that faith is “blindly believing” because it is not. Faith is a substance. It’s the substance of things hoped for. Jesus is the author and finisher of our faith. It happens that the world is for the most part, running opposite to the Word of God. God … More Faith is a substance

“Seen any rabbits?”

My grandfather was not the most inspired conversationalist. He talked about the weather, church, rabbits, church, and an occasional pheasant. He would often start a conversation with “Seen any rabbits?” Guys, ever tried this one to meet women? Didn’t think so. After answering “no,” there would still be total silence. He would then ask, “have you seen … More “Seen any rabbits?”

Before you decide what you want for Christmas…

..why not decide to change someone else’s life? Give a gift of compassion! Gospel for Asia‘s Gift Catalog is now online. Instead of buying more electronic gadgets, or other items to keep up (or surpass) the proverbial Joneses, think about sending a gift to a person in Asia who will deeply appreciate it.  [You can … More Before you decide what you want for Christmas…

Late September

This was an assignment for my Creative Writing Class. Although it was taken from a poem called “Late September”– I just realized there probably would not be a blizzard, even in Gloucester in September. We were told to write something based on the opening sentence: The mail truck goes down the coast carrying a single … More Late September

Rain Man Photography, Inc. – A Quick Trip to Lake Placid

My husband and I needed a break from our everyday lives, so I called my mother to watch the dog, we packed some essentials, and took off. By the way, my husband is an excellent driver. I took my camera, which is still a stranger to me, although I’ve owned it for a year. I tried … More Rain Man Photography, Inc. – A Quick Trip to Lake Placid

Moss Man’s Roof

I looked out the window at my neighbor’s roof. Moss is growing from the shingles.  Trees are actually sprouting up, and the roof is covered with acorns. One would think he was an old man: probably feeble and eeking out a living on Social Security checks.  But no; his affluence is evident from his shiny … More Moss Man’s Roof