The Woman in the Bathtub

The Woman in the Bathtub

A friend of mine mentioned a woman in the bathtub. She and her friend were on a trip aboard a large ocean playground sailing across the vast deep. She told me, “The whole time we were at sea, my roommate slept in the bathtub.” The vision of someone placing pillows in...
Unfailing Stars and Stripes

Unfailing Stars and Stripes

“Old Glory,” our nation’s flag, displays stars and stripes. How and why were these symbols chosen? A friend sent an email with this photo. He asked me to guess what it was. The blue and black spots resembled round pebbles on cement. I replied, “Pavement?” He answered,...
Two Giraffes—Is Your Head in a Tree?

Two Giraffes—Is Your Head in a Tree?

(For my blind friend, Jimmy, who reads this on his super-computer, there’s a cluster of palm trees and two giraffes and green shrubbery. One giraffe is visible; the second is difficult to see. His head is in a tree.) The photo sent to me was entitled, “Two...
She’s Asleep

She’s Asleep

Being asleep, is it good or bad? Our senior pastor, Reece Bowling, began a series at our church at Orchard Road Christian Center a couple of weeks ago entitled, “Asleep in the Light.” The fascinating and engaging series inspired by Keith Green’s song, illustrates the...
Why do Babies Have to grow up?

Why do Babies Have to grow up?

Isn’t it a shame babies have to grow up? They’re darling, cute, and cuddly. We can play with them all day. Or can we? The mood lasts so long, and then they do stuff like—cry. I recently read an excerpt from Max Lucado’s “Just Like Jesus” entitled, “A Heart Like His.”...