Last night we enjoyed a spectacular Mammatus cloud (think mammary). The sunset created a jaw-dropping color and gave it incredible depth. My mother asked me what I thought when I saw it. That was easy. "The heavens declare the glory of God, and the sky above proclaims his handiwork." (Psalm 19:1) The heavens declare the … Continue reading The Heavens Declare!
Sometimes I wonder why I write my blog. Several days a week, I compose a message to any who will read it. Honestly, if I was doing this for positive reinforcement, I wouldn't. Why? Because I would be discouraged at how few people respond. So, why do I do it? I write because of what … Continue reading Why Do I Do It?
It snowed here yesterday. Several inches. Right after an out-door-all-day-long-kinda-day on Saturday. That's OK. It was a beautiful snow and won't last long. Spring is in the air! You can tell by the positioning of the sun. The sun rises earlier and sets later. Pay attention and you'll see the sun rising (and setting) farther … Continue reading Spring Is In The Air!
“Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.” Matthew 11:28 Spring is in the air, with all sorts of birds now showing up in Central Minnesota. Sunday, I had a bluebird splashing in a puddle. The red-winged blackbirds are singing like crazy. Of course, Canadian geese fill … Continue reading 2019-03-26 A Two-Sided Coin
Good Morning! We may get some snow! Actually, the odds are very good. My grandfather was a student of the weather. He told me that robins always get snowed on. He said that when you see the first robin of the year, you can expect at least one more snow. Believe it or not, that … Continue reading 2018-03-19 You Know The Time Is Near!