I Wish . . . .

Photo and Commentary ©2018 by Maylan Schurch Friday, September 21, 2018 As I paw through the notebooks and journals donated to thrift stores, I notice that most of them are blank, and often it’s clear that the first three or four pages were written on and then torn...

Reminders

Photo and Commentary ©2018 by Russell Jurgensen Thursday, September 20, 2018 We have reminders of God’s power and love around us on a regular basis. There are some things, however, that remind us more vividly of God’s power. At Mount St. Helens, there must...

Palace or Prison

Photo and Commentary ©2018 by Darren Milam Wednesday, September 19, 2018 This last week in our Sabbath School lessons we were studying Paul’s “situation” with his fellow Jews and their dislike of his work with the gentiles. In fact they got to a point where the only...

Cliff Swallows Gathering Mud

Photo and Commentary ©2018 by Robert Howson Tuesday, September 18, 2018 John James Audubon referred to them as “Republican Swallows”. Now, rather than getting too political, we must remember that Audubon died in 1851 and the Republican Party was not formed until three...

A New Season

Photo and Commentary ©2018 by Cheryl Boardman Monday, September 17, 2018 As I write this, it’s pretty bleak outside; the sky is gray and it’s raining pretty hard. Raindrops are on my office window distorting my view. The weather forecast doesn’t look...

Making Choices

Photo and Commentary (c)2018 by Bev Riter Sunday, September 16, 2018 One afternoon during our recent stay in Reykjavik, Iceland, we took the local bus to the countryside to visit the Arbaejarsafn Open-Air Museum. It features a collection of turf-roofed buildings on...