God’s Cathedral

God’s Cathedral

Where do you sense God’s presence most clearly? In other words, what places feel most sacred to you? Many people find that sacred feeling inside vaulted Gothic cathedrals, where every sound echoes back from stone walls and stained-glass windows. Most European cities...
How Trees May Help Your COVID-19 Anxieties

How Trees May Help Your COVID-19 Anxieties

We’ve all had to find our own ways of coping with a restricted way of life while we co-exist with COVID-19. Apparently, lots of folk have been tuning in to Bob Ross, the American painter, instructor and television host on his own program, The Joy of Painting. It helps...

Underlooking …

A weekend in the mountains is almost always good for the soul, especially when one is healthy enough — and the weather is nice enough — for hiking random trails, especially those that aren’t so well known. While mountain trails often open up to...

What Are You Watching This Christmas?

A few Sundays ago, I came to see the Christmas story in a new light. My sister sent me a page from her daily devotional guide written by Gina Bridgeman, who pointed out that key players in the Christmas story were actually focused on elements of nature when they were...

All Nature Sings

This is an excellent season to get out and enjoy the beauty of the “rocks and the trees.” Here are some activities that could get you and your family out to enjoy the “beauty of the earth” this autumn: The psalmist knew this when he wrote,...