Category Archives: Object lessons

The prayer garden

It was a gorgeous morning for planting my garden. the danger of frost appears to be over and they are calling for rain showers this afternoon  so everything will be nicely watered. I had purchased enough seeds and plants to … Continue reading

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Bibles VS Zombies

Be clearheaded. Keep alert. Your accuser, the devil, is on the prowl like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. 1 Peter 5:8 CEB My grandchildren love to play video games, like most of the kids I know. When I stayed … Continue reading

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Snow shovels vs. snow plows

““Come to me, all you who are struggling hard and carrying heavy loads, and I will give you rest.”        Matthew 11:28 CEB For the last few years, DH (Dear Hubby) and I have both been struggling with back pain issues … Continue reading

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In Pieces…part 2

“Each one of us has one body, and that body has many parts. These parts don’t all do the same thing.  In the same way, we are many people, but in Christ we are all one body. We are the … Continue reading

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The sparrow in his hand

Sometimes I just need a little extra reassurance to strengthen my trust in God.  Call it a return to “Lessons in Trust 101.” Maybe that’s why the fate of this little bird seemed so important to me. After being  shaken … Continue reading

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Drawing in the dark

“But if we live in the light in the same way as he is in the light, we have fellowship with each other, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, cleanses us from every sin.”        1 John 1:7 CEB Here … Continue reading

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Because we love, we give

“This is the message that you heard from the beginning: love each other.” 1 John 3:11 CEB O. Henry wrote a classic Christmas short story called, “The Gift of the Magi.” In his tale, a young husband and wife sacrificed … Continue reading

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