In my adult life I have had a total of 12 mini dachshunds. At one time I had 8. I am now down to 6. The one I wrote about for the May 2, 2016 devotion died a year ago.
Having had so ...
Cabin visited by Upper Room author Øystein Brinch. Cranberry Bush
Puddin Virgilia with other dog, Harper.
I always used to wonder: how do people have testimonies? I was not viewing my life through God’s perspective, and so I could not understand his grace. And when I did, I realized I had so much to thank God for. God has blessed me with a spiritual gift of ...read more
On the first day of April, sunshine streamed down and spring brightened the landscape. Green shoots were everywhere, fruit trees were breaking into flower, and crocuses and daffodils smiled up at me. And I was out spraying blackberries. Perhaps if I caught ...
Susan's blackberry bushes
My friend’s father is facing a terminal illness. Dan (not his real name) is the primary caregiver for his elderly father. I met Dan two years ago, and we developed a friendship. Both of us enjoy watching NBA games, so we usually talk about our favorite teams, individual players, and ...read more