I can’t. He can. I think I’ll let Him.

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For most of the day my mind had been churning on an idea about a possible new blog. But as fate (and my ADD) would have it my wife showed me a little picture (meme) that had me off and running in another direction. I enjoyed meditating on this one much more anyway.

The scriptures tell a story of Jesus meeting a man in Jerusalem who had been sick for nearly 40 years. Now this man was laying by a pool in the city which was near the Sheep Gate. Continue reading

The Weather Vane

The weather vane out dates the birth of Jesus according to history, and has been used by many cultures over that time. It’s hard to drive down any back road around here in Middle Tennessee and not see one of these common items on most barns, houses, and even churches. In the 9th century it was declared by Pope Nicholas I that churches must have the rooster on their steeple or dome as a reminder of the prophecy of Christ that Peter would betray him ‘thrice before the cock crows twice.’ Continue reading