Ladder-backed Woodpecker

Photo and Commentary (c)2019 by Robert HowsonTuesday, January 1, 2019 Perhaps you’re one of those who lives in an area that enjoys bringing in the New Year with a bang.  Long before the hour hand hits 12 the celebrants are ready to announce to the world the...

God Is Stronger Than the Storms

Photo and Commentary ©2018 by Cheryl Boardman Monday, December 31, 2018 I like being out on the water in the Salish Sea and in the Strait of Juan de Fuca. You never know what you are going to see. This whale seems to be waving as it is about to take a deep dive. We...

Pivot

Baptismal Sermon for Jonathon Roberto Bellevue SDA Church 12/29/2018 ©2018 by Maylan Schurch (To hear the audio for Jonathon Roberto’s baptism program, click the “play” triangle on the line below. First you’ll hear my introduction of Jonathon,...

A New Year, a New Start

Photo and Commentary ©2018 by Bev Riter Sunday, December 30, 2018 This year is almost over and another year – a new year is almost here! Our old calendars will be put away and new ones will be marked. (Some of you keep your calendars on your computers or other digital...

Empty Books

Photo and Commentary ©2018 by Maylan Schurch Sabbath, December 29, 2018 Back in mid-November I stopped in at the University Bookstore in the university district in Seattle. I discovered that quite a lot had changed, mainly due to the fact that paper books just aren’t...