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Photo and Commentary ©2019 by Maylan Schurch Sabbath, August 31, 2019 Earlier this week, on a morning walk, Shelley and I passed the above home, and noticed a couple of helium balloons—one a pink pig and one which seems to be a fish—hovering in front of the entrance....

The Well-spoken Thesaurus

Photo and Commentary ©2019 by Maylan Schurch Friday, August 30, 2019 The cover of the above volume is a shiny one, but I don’t think it’s quite shiny enough to reflect the scowl I almost certainly had on my face as I was taking this photo. Because, can you spot the...

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Photo and Commentary ©2019 by Russell Jurgensen Thursday, August 29, 2019 Backpacking can be hot and tiring. There doesn’t seem to be a hike that isn’t uphill both directions! So it is especially nice to arrive at a destination, find a camp, and then have...

God’s Handiwork

Photo and Commentary ©2019 by Darren Milam Wednesday, August 28, 2019 I know I’ve said it before but it’s true – nature is truly beautiful. God has created incredible things for us to see and experience. In Psalms 19, David calls out God’s ‘craftsmanship’ and I can...

Crayfish

Photo and Commentary ©2019 by Robert Howson Tuesday, August 27, 2019 I can still remember my first personal encounter with a crayfish as I explored a freshwater stream near my childhood home. I was excited, for although I’d seen them pictured in books, they were much...