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Posts from the ‘Nature Walks’ Category

The Trees in People’s Yards

yardtreeI enjoy long walks to clear the air and talk with the Lord. On one particular morning, I felt the Lord spoke to me about the trees in people’s yards. I’d like to share some thoughts with you along that line. Keep in mind, there’s always a “tree” in our lives. Read more

The Young Sapling

Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. Psalm 23:4,5

saplingOne evening after a day working in my garden, I sat down to survey its promise. My attention was drawn to a new tree we’d planted. The landscapers had carefully planted it and drove two stakes into the ground on either side of the tree. Read more

Out on a Limb

limbSpring is such a lovely time to be outside. Even between tasks at work, I often leave my desk and walk around the grounds. I find that simply changing my position oftentimes changes my attitude and I am refreshed. Read more

The Hot Seat

Death Valley

Death Valley

Quite some time ago, I had a wonderful “lesson” from the Holy Spirit. I’d felt the need for some quiet time with the Lord and decided on taking a walk. After some time, I sat on a cable TV box to enjoy the view and really “do some praying”. After only a few minutes, I started squirming. The metal box was hot from the sun. I found myself so uncomfortable, that I got up and started walking again. Read more

Believing is Seeing!

Golden Eagle in FlightI had an amazing experience just moments ago. I was coming home from church and passed my “sitting bench where I listen to God” and lo and behold a HUGE bird passed over my car. I pulled over to the side, stopped and rolled down my window to get a better look. Believe it or not, the bird circled around and came back right straight for my car and passed in front of my window and then flew in front of the car and finally to the side, out of my vision. Read more