WAITING FOR THE STORM TO PASS      Recently, an unexpected storm came barreling through the valley. Lightening cut a jagged gash through the dense clouds, and wind whirled in mini tornados, ripping off roofs in some areas, while leaving other areas unscathed. People in the midst of summer outings, scurried to pack up picnics, scramble […]


  I long to go down By the pond’s glistening waters To rest in the evening sun, And share in the calm Of that peaceable kingdom Where all of  God’s creatures Are one. Descendant of David, I walk by still waters And feel all my cares fall away. My footsteps grow light As my prayers […]