Seasons…

“He shall be like a tree Planted by the rivers of water, That brings forth its fruit in its season, Whose leaf also shall not wither; And whatever he does shall prosper.” Psalms 1:3 NKJV We all want to be “planted” by God, and prosper. Some of us expect to be fruitful all the time.  IContinue reading “Seasons…”

Fall Fruit

Summertime yields a harvest of sweet tasty berries. Georgia melons are juicy and flavorful.  However, as much as I love the fresh fruit of summer, a serving of it fails to keep full for very long. Now apples and pears have never been my favorites. I eat them because I know they are good forContinue reading “Fall Fruit”

Dead Things

The leaves pictured above and attached to this tree are no longer beneficial to the tree. They are utterly useless. Dead. These leaves no longer produce food or nutrients to sustain the tree. They are simply hanging on until a harsh wind blows them away. And when they are gone this tree will later beContinue reading “Dead Things”

The Dead of Winter

Pictured above is one of my favorite hydrangea plants. I planted it shortly after my father died over ten years ago and its beauty and vibrancy has brought me great joy. But it doesn’t so hot right now. In fact it looks very much dead. Dead. Dry. And lifeless. There are times in our livesContinue reading “The Dead of Winter”