Way Out 782 words | < 3 minutes

Way Out
782 words | < 3 minutes

There’s ALWAYS an EXIT.  Ever notice? The ENTRANCE to a public building may be stunning—with elegant marble pillars, potted plants, and walls of glass. But, the emergency EXIT plan from that same building will likely NOT be out the pretty way. Rather, it will lead out...
Songs in the Night 1023 words | 4 minutes

Songs in the Night
1023 words | 4 minutes

Do you ever gaze at the Moon, wondering why its “face” always looks straight back at you? Doesn’t the Moon rotate? Yes, it does! But … to us on earth, it doesn’t appear to. According to NASA: “The time it takes for the Moon to rotate once on its axis is equal to the...
99 44/100% Pure 977 words | 3.5 minutes

99 44/100% Pure
977 words | 3.5 minutes

So pure … “It floats.” It was developed in 1879, in the laboratory of Proctor & Gamble Company, as an inexpensive soap. Legend has it, though, that it got its name in church. It’s said that Harley Proctor heard the beautiful words of Psalm 45:8: “All thy garments...
When the Mountain Doesn’t Move 977 words | 3.5 minutes

When the Mountain Doesn’t Move
977 words | 3.5 minutes

“No amount of word-making will ever make a single soul to know the mountains. All that is required is exposure and purity …’The pure in heart shall see God!’” —John Muir When we lived in Alaska, I thanked God every day for our view of the mountains. Though...
When God Goes Shopping 835 words | 3 minutes

When God Goes Shopping
835 words | 3 minutes

VALUE. That’s what the world is looking for. Not just the best price—but the best value. The most bang for the buck. But what makes something VALUABLE? Of course, it totally depends on what you’re talking about. For example, with some items in the marketplace, there...
The Gates of Praise 605 words | 2.5 minutes

The Gates of Praise
605 words | 2.5 minutes

“Let her own works praise her in the gates.” (Proverbs 31:31b KJV) Whatever we DO—what we create and accomplish—should be of such quality and skill that it is always our BEST effort. Shouldn’t what we do and give to others be done so well that we would be delighted to...