Category Archives: inspiration

ESTHER’S humble BOLDNESS

Heb. 4:16 “Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.” Boldly is used over 40 times in the scripture; most of the time it … Continue reading

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TOO LATE FOR MY OIL WELL?

My dad left some minerals rights me more than 30 years ago. I have prayed that the Lord would grow some of that “seed” in my behalf.   Now past 80 years old, I am thinking surely the time is nearing … Continue reading

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I’LL COUNT IT ALL JOY

My third 2017 wish for you.  JOY Commuting in a triangle between Wichita, KS; Tulsa, OK; and Oklahoma City was a difficult circumstance in my life during a transition of jobs and residences.  Other personal problems were weighing heavily on … Continue reading

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A SCAR, A MEMORY

That day in 1942 was different for me.  At least different in the way I remember myself.  I did not play outdoors often.  I wouldn’t remember this outdoor activity except that it is sealed in my memory by my scar. … Continue reading

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‘TWEEN GOD AND ME (Pigweeds)

    In 1996, retirement and a job situation entailed a move seventeen miles from the church I had been attending for several years.  I did not want to change churches but I knew I couldn’t keep up the activities … Continue reading

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“GO, AND DON’T TELL” OR “GO TELL”

In a few days Easter will be here.  A reminder again of the Resurrection story.  I’m so glad someone told me that story! My blogging experience has brought me a bit of a quandary that I have been thinking about, … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY, CARL

Carl, I am thinking of the time we were driving down Meridian Street.  Don’t know why—the why is not the reason I am thinking of that ride.  What you said to me is the reason I remember.  You said something … Continue reading

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THE “PIGGY” PARABLE

My subject today is PIGS. What in the world can I say about pigs?  Well, I’m going to start where many people start. This little piggy went to market; this little piggy stayed home; this little piggy had bread and … Continue reading

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JUST ADD WATER

What activity do you take to as a duck takes to water?  Or, What floats your boat?  I suggest to you that every being comes into the world with some special gift which he should discover and develop to fulfill … Continue reading

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AH, WHAT A CONVENIENT WORD!

“Tell us about some ‘Ah’ moments in your life,” the Topicmaster asked me. Caught off guard, I responded, “There really haven’t been that many ‘ah’ moments in my life.” How absurd! How I wish I were given another chance on … Continue reading

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