Grasses “The grass withers and the flowers fade, but the Word of our God stands forever.”* This is the opening phrase that my pastor uses every Sunday before he begins his teaching. I was pondering this scripture as I walked the… Read more
Partners The earth is the LORD’s, and everything in it. The world and all its people belong to him.* One of nature’s unseen yet predominant characteristic is the display of hidden partnerships that make God’s creation work together. In the Garden… Read more
Dust of His Feet “The clouds are the dust of his feet.” He treads the high places and watches over his creation. He sees every car that motors down the road and all the passengers within it. He knows their destination and every relationship… Read more
Shadows I have always been fascinated by the play of light in the forest. The sun spotlights or dapples my pathway and the woods that border it. The light changes as the sun moves across the sky. Sometimes I catch the… Read more
Unfinished Stories The next time you are walking or hiking, look around for the unfinished stories that the Lord has placed in your path. Some creatures have left evidence of their passage from the day before. Other stories will show up after… Read more
ROOTS Some of the hazards and joys of hiking in North Carolina are the different tree roots I encounter. I am continually amazed at the ability of some trees to survive the rocky terrain. Sometimes I’m also surprised at my ability… Read more