Category Archives: Travel

HAPPY SABBATH — ENTER GOD’S REST

“Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.”  That’s Jesus talking, in olden times and now.  :}   Matthew 11:28  (NKJV) These are a only few ways to seek His rest. … Continue reading

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CREATION WEEK — DAY 6 (The day when God finished creating)

Then God said, “Let the earth bring forth the living creature according to its kind:  cattle and creeping thing and beasts of the earth, each according to its kind”, and it was so.  And God made the beast of the … Continue reading

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CREATION WEEK — DAY 3

Then God said, “Let the waters under the heavens be gathered together into one place, and let the dry land appear”; and it was so.  And God called the dry land Earth, and the gathering together of the waters He … Continue reading

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COME YE THANKFUL

 Come, ye thankful people, come, raise the song of harvest home; All is safely gathered in, ere the winter storms begin. God our Maker doth provide for our wants to be supplied; Come to God’s own temple, come, raise the … Continue reading

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HAPPY SABBATH (GOD’S EXTRAVAGANT SUNRISE DISPLAYS)

Friend Tom sends these wonderful sunrise shots from Olympia, WA.  My archives hold dozens of Tom and Joan’s images which are frequently featured here.  Expect this trend to continue because the Bigleys are generous, and I get ecstatic over every … Continue reading

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POST OF THE DAY — SNOWING AGAIN ON DECORAH EAGLE NEST

The Decorah eagles faithfully warm their three eggs, regardless of the weather.  They have almost a month to go before the first hatch of 2012. When Dad eagle takes his turn at nest duty, he is quite alert, constantly peering … Continue reading

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PHOTO OF THE DAY — A CHILLY DAY AT LATOURELL FALLS

Years ago we waited for a good cold snap in the Columbia Gorge, then went there for several days in our camper van.  This 249′ falls is one of my favorite in the Gorge.  The two humans in the lower … Continue reading

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