Tag Archives: determination

Finitiative…

Read Exodus 39 Focus on verse 42-43 Back home on the farm my father would often assign me the task of driving the tractor when it was time to do the cultivating in the fall. I discovered an interesting principle … Continue reading

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Determination…

Read Acts 21 Focus on verse 13-14 What to one person appears to be determination and focus, could well be seen as obstinate hardheadedness to another. There is a low-German word my ancestors would use to describe such a person … Continue reading

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Why do we Write?

Read John 20 Focus on verse 31 Humans seem to be somewhat unique in our fascination with writing things down. From the earliest records recorded in pictures on the walls of caves, to vast libraries full of ink on paper, … Continue reading

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Aspen or Oak?

Read Mark 4 Focus on verse 16-17 Plants with shallow roots tend to sprout and grow into large plants quite rapidly. One of the more plentiful trees that grew in the part of the country where I grew up is … Continue reading

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Encouragement

Read Ezra 5 Focus on verse 2 Sometimes all we need is a little encouragement, especially when we get stalled in a project that has become bigger than we first thought. I recall taking on a renovation project a few … Continue reading

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